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Sep 29, 2016

'Barefoot Bandit' freed from prison, must work for Seattle lawyer

The man who became known as the “Barefoot Bandit” during a teenage crime spree in stolen cars, boats and planes has been transferred from prison to a work-release facility. KOMO-TV reports (goo.gl/JXp2xe ) that the Washington Department of Corrections confirmed Colton Harris-Moore’s transfer Wednesday ...

Obama to attend Jerusalem funeral for Shimon Peres

Sep 29, 2016

Obama to attend Jerusalem funeral for Shimon Peres

U.S. President Barack Obama will join other world leaders in attending the funeral of Israeli ex-President and Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres in Jerusalem, the White House said Wednesday. The president “will lead the U.S. delegation to Jerusalem to participate in the funeral,” ...

Two biggest hospitals in rebel-held Aleppo bombed

Sep 28, 2016

Two biggest hospitals in rebel-held Aleppo bombed

An airstrike and artillery fire hit the two largest hospitals in rebel-held parts of Syria’s Aleppo on Wednesday, in what rights groups said was a deliberate strategy of targeting civilian infrastructure. President Bashar Assad’s forces and his ally Moscow have carried out a barrage ...