'We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

World Oct 19, 2020

'We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

Tens of thousands of people rallied in Paris and cities across France on Sunday in solidarity with a teacher beheaded for showing pupils cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad. Demonstrators on the Place de la Republique held aloft posters declaring: "No to totalitarianism of thought" and ...

Grisly beheading of teacher in terrorist attack rattles France

World Oct 17, 2020

Grisly beheading of teacher in terrorist attack rattles France

For the second time in three weeks, terror struck France, this time with the gruesome beheading of a history teacher in a street in a Paris suburb. The suspected attacker was shot and killed by police. French President Emmanuel Macron denounced what he called an ...

Fastest-ever growth in global virus cases as U.S. tops 8 million

World Oct 17, 2020

Fastest-ever growth in global virus cases as U.S. tops 8 million

Coronavirus cases in the United States topped 8 million Friday as the world saw the highest-ever number reported in a single day, while European countries tightened measures to control the pandemic's spread. The running U.S. case tally from Johns Hopkins University is the highest in ...