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36 killed in Saudi-led raids on rebels in Sanaa; U.N. eyes new talks

May 29, 2015

36 killed in Saudi-led raids on rebels in Sanaa; U.N. eyes new talks

Saudi-led coalition warplanes killed 36 soldiers on Wednesday when they targeted a rebel troop headquarters in the Yemeni capital as the United Nations tried to reschedule postponed peace talks. The coalition campaign of airstrikes against Iran-backed Shiite Houthi rebels and allied forces loyal to ...

May 28, 2015

Theft of copper cable causes major disruption on NYC subways

Subway service was disrupted for hundreds of thousands of commuters Wednesday because of a massive theft of copper cable from train tracks, transit officials said. The theft of 500 feet (150 meters) of cable forced the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to suspend train service entirely ...

May 28, 2015

English foxes safe for now as Cameron backs down

English foxes won a temporary respite after Prime Minister David Cameron’s promise to repeal a ban on hunting them failed to make it into his program outlined in the Queen’s Speech on Wednesday. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals voiced ...