One side of the billboard calls for jihad, while the other warns of death for smokers. Iraq's Hawija still bears clear signs of its three years under jihadist rule. Islamic State group jihadists set fire to everything they could before they fled an Iraqi government offensive on the northern town in oil-rich Kirkuk province.
After 9/11, the United States government preyed on the fear felt by many Americans to justify the passage of the USA Patriot Act—a law that was supposed to prevent future terrorist attacks. Now, after ... Read more
The rumblings beneath the formerly dormant supervolcano known as the Yellowstone caldera just won’t quit. And the ongoing earthquake swarm at the Yellowstone National Park supervolcano is now one of t ... Read more
• Zlatko Dalic appointed as Cacic’s successor after 1-1 draw with Finland • Croatia face Ukraine on Monday, when a win would seal play-off berth Croatia have sacked coach Ante Cacic and named Zlatko D ... Read more
Proportion of BAME people with degrees has increased significantly but this hasn’t fed through to labour market, study finds Black, Asian and minority ethnic people in the UK face a significant jobs g ... Read more
Preparations for Hurricane Nate are underway along the Gulf Coast. A state of emergency has been declared for 29 counties in Florida as well as Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and New Orleans. Those a ... Read more
Now a Category 1 storm, Hurricane Nate is continuing to move rapidly over the central Gulf of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) reported early today. The Hurricane Watch Net ( HWN ) is close ... Read more