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Guns kill 1,300 US children every year, study finds

Guns kill 1,300 US children every year, study finds

Guns kill 1,300 US children every year, study finds 19 June 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Anti-gun violence demonstrators outside the the National Rifle Association in Washington DC About 1,300 US children under the...
Do happy faces or sad faces raise more money?

Do happy faces or sad faces raise more money?

Including different facial expressions in fundraising pitches can change how people respond, research suggests. www.shutterstock.com To encourage giving, many charities that serve people in need use photos depicting either happy people or sad ones in their pitches....
How US gun control compares to the rest of the world

How US gun control compares to the rest of the world

Handgun in a holster, baby in a stroller at the 2016 NRA convention in Louisville, Kentucky. AP Photo/Mark Humphrey Editor’s note: This is an updated version of an article first published on June 24, 2015. The shooting in Virginia that wounded House Majority Whip...
US coalition in first downing of Syrian army plane

US coalition in first downing of Syrian army plane

US coalition in first downing of Syrian army plane 19 June 2017 From the section Middle East Image copyright Getty Images Image caption An F/A-18E Super Hornet (similar to the one pictured) shot down the Syrian army plane A US-led coalition fighter jet has shot down a...
Beyonce gives birth to twins: US media

Beyonce gives birth to twins: US media

Beyonce gives birth to twins: US media 18 June 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright Beyonce/Instagram Image caption Beyonce announced her pregnancy in an Instagram post in February American pop star Beyonce has given birth to twins, according to media...
Hawaiian Hokule'a canoe makes it round the world

Hawaiian Hokule'a canoe makes it round the world

Hawaiian Hokule’a canoe makes it round the world 18 June 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright Oiwi TV / Kaipo Kiaha Image caption The Hokule’a was built in the 1970s A traditional Polynesian canoe has returned to Honolulu in Hawaii,...
Trevor Plouffe Traded to Tampa Bay Rays for Cash

Trevor Plouffe Traded to Tampa Bay Rays for Cash

Ezra Shaw/Getty Images The Oakland Athletics traded third baseman Trevor Plouffe—whom they had designated for assignment Thursday—and cash to the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday in exchange for a player to be named later or cash. The A’s announced the deal on...
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