Trump vows to champion peace after 'fantastic' talk with pope

/ May 25, 2017

Trump vows to champion peace after 'fantastic' talk with pope

Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to use his U.S. presidency to promote global peace after meeting Pope Francis, before heading into a high-stakes summit of the world’s biggest military alliance. Meeting for the first time, the president and the pontiff sidestepped deep differences over issues ...

Manchester shows its grit in defiant vigil for attack victims

May 24, 2017

Manchester shows its grit in defiant vigil for attack victims

Chants of “Manchester! Manchester!” rang out on Tuesday as thousands gathered for a multifaith vigil in the city centre to remember the victims of the deadly suicide attack claimed by the Islamic State group. Striking a note of defiance, people massed outside the northwestern ...

Ariana Grande fans recall horrors of Manchester bombing

May 24, 2017

Ariana Grande fans recall horrors of Manchester bombing

Rihanna Hardy had been excited about seeing Ariana Grande ever since she got her concert ticket as a Christmas gift. So when the day came, the 11-year-old left school a couple of hours early to make sure to get to Manchester Arena on time. ...

May 24, 2017

NYC tightens security after British concert blast

New York City police say they have tightened security at high-profile locations “out of an abundance of caution” following the deadly explosion in Manchester, England. New York Police Department spokesman J. Peter Donald said in a statement Tuesday that New Yorkers may see “heavy ...