Military calls for reinforcements and tanks line roads as fighting with Abu Sayyaf and Maute rebels continues following botched pursuit of terrorist leader Isnilon Hapilon
DUBAI (Reuters) – The United Nations urged authorities in Houthi-controlled Sanaa on Thursday to investigate a “grave attack” on the convoy of its envoy to Yemen during his visit to the capital. Syndicated from Reuters
British officials are frustrated over the U.S. officials leaking to the media investigative details into the Manchester bombing. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) explains. Syndicated from USA Today
This is Leechana, a female Bornean orangutan, and she just turned 32!
LJUBLJANA (Reuters) – The number of tourists in Slovenia rose by 8 percent year-on-year in March, boosted by the fact that new U.S. First Lady Melania Trump was born in the country. Syndicated from Reuters
Former US president and Angela Merkel discuss democracy amid tight security in front of Brandenburg Gate The former US president, Barack Obama, has made a plea for international engagement as he told an audience of tens of thousands in Berlin that “we can’t hide behind a wall.” Obama is discussing democracy and global responsibility with…
Thursday: John F. Kennedy’s 100th birthday, Amazon’s first New York City store, and the opening of the Brooklyn-Battery tunnel.
A Chinese government spokesman says his country is working with Pakistani authorities to rescue a Chinese couple abducted in southwest Pakistan. Syndicated from Fox News
An army bomb disposal unit is at a college in Trafford, Greater Manchester Police says. Syndicated from BBC News
Musician Wuilly Arteaga receives offers to replace his instrument after it was broken in a protest. Syndicated from BBC News
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Donald Trump thinks Pope Francis is “terrific” and found his “spectacular” royal welcome in Saudi Arabia “beyond anything anyone’s ever seen”. Syndicated from Reuters
Joko Widodo tells forces to 'hunt perpetrators to the roots' after three officers die in explosions orchestrated by suspected militants Syndicated from Independent.co.uk
USS Dewey travelled within 12 nautical miles of the man-made island Syndicated from Independent.co.uk
Interview with film director Alan G. Parker about his unofficial documentary “It Was Fifty Years Ago Today! The Beatles: Sgt. Pepper & Beyond.” The film joins official releases to mark the anniversary of “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” Syndicated from Forbes.com
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
Group finds a billion roubles in worthless banknotes at abandoned mine near Moscow. Syndicated from BBC News
Chloe Rutherford, 17, and Liam Curry, 19, were described as the personification of blooming love; Eilidh MacLeod, 14, was “full of fun”; Elaine McIver “would want us all to carry on.”
Chloe Rutherford, 17, and Liam Curry, 19, were described as the personification of blooming love; Eilidh MacLeod, 14, of the Isle of Barra, was known as “vivacious” and “full of fun.”
Lewis Hamilton heads title rival Sebastian Vettel in first practice of the Monaco as Jenson Button finishes 14th on his return to F1. Syndicated from BBC News
Medics speak about working to treat the victims of Manchester’s bomb attack on Monday.