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Students walk out as shooting survivors confront lawmakers
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 18:25



Lawmakers refuse to debate assault rifles but say porn is dangerous
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 14:35

What's more of a public health risk -- assault weapons or porn?


This is Trump's big chance on changing gun laws -- if he wants to take it
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 12:30

If President Donald Trump is truly serious about his vow to come up with "solutions" to gun violence, he has a golden chance to show it this week.


There are no longer any words to describe Syria's horror
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 15:57



15-year-old documents massacre with selfie videos
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 14:11

Like most teenagers, 15-year-old Muhammad Najem spends a lot of time posting selfie videos on social media. Unlike most teenagers, Najem makes his videos in Syria as airstrikes rain bombs onto his street and kill his friends.


Famed evangelist Billy Graham dies aged 99
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 19:03



Newsweek publishes critical piece on company after staffers threaten to resign
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 15:59



Second Netanyahu confidant turns state's witness
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 15:00

In another major blow to embattled Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a second close confidant of the Israeli leader has agreed to testify in one of the corruption investigations encircling Netanyahu and his inner circle.


Kushner, Kelly split over security clearance
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 14:49

White House chief of staff John Kelly has been locked in an internal struggle with President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner over his access to highly classified information for weeks now, a confrontation that has escalated amid a recent policy overhaul and the resignation of a staff secretary who was accused of spousal abuse.


North Koreans pulled out of Pence meeting
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 12:24

US Vice President Mike Pence was set to meet with North Korean officials, including Kim Jong Un's sister, during his politically charged visit to the Winter Olympics in South Korea earlier this month, his office confirmed on Tuesday.


Winter Olympics day 12: Ice hockey playoffs hot up



After melting the internet, ice dancers say their relationship is 'unique'
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 13:18

They won gold performing to the "Moulin Rouge" soundtrack and sent the internet into meltdown. This is the couple whose chemistry and passion people just can't stop talking about after their performance in the ice dance final at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics.


Polish minister backs call for 'Polocaust' museum
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 13:34

A Polish government minister has supported calls for a "Polocaust" museum to commemorate Poles killed by the Nazis during World War Two.


How an 'ugly,' unwanted weapon became most popular rifle in US
Do, 14. Dezember 2017, 16:27



Trump's right: Obama was asleep at the switch on Russia
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 17:29

President Obama simply didn't take Russia seriously, writes Scott Jennings. His miscalculaton will be remembered as one of the greatest presidential foreign policy failures in American history.


New hacking threat from North Korea
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 13:30



Dust storm turns town orange
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 17:57

A dust storm hit Charleville in Australia covering the town in orange dust with wind gusts of up to 96 km/h (60 mph)


Ex-Save the Children CEO accused of sexual misconduct by staff
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 10:00

Save the Children has apologized for the past inappropriate behavior of its former chief executive towards female staff, promising a fresh review into the charity's "organizational culture."


US assault rifles for sale on jihadist online forums in Syria

US-supplied weapons originally intended for moderate allies in Syria have ended up for sale on jihadist online forums in the country's northern al Qaeda heartland.


Serena Williams: What my life-threatening experience taught me about giving birth
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 21:32



This columnist has a 'code red' warning to America
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 14:57



George and Amal Clooney donate $500k to March For Our Lives
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 19:02

George and Amal Clooney have stepped up in support of the survivors of the deadly shooting in Parkland, Florida.


Facebook to use postcards in anti-election meddling effort
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 23:16



Husband of woman missing at sea faces murder charge
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 04:56

A British man who is already in US federal custody will face a second-degree murder charge in connection with the disappearance of his wife, who went missing while the couple sailed through the Florida Straits last year, according to a criminal complaint.


Troopers buy $600 plane ticket to help distraught woman get home for Florida shooting vigil
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 12:41

Jordana Judson lives in New York. But when she heard about the Florida school shooting last week, it hit close to home.


Bill Gates to guest star on 'The Big Bang Theory'
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 00:55

The tech-loving characters on "The Big Bang Theory" are about to find themselves severely star-struck.


Alibaba bets on Olympics to make it a household name
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 04:36



What life is like at the coldest Olympics in decades
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 12:29

In the mountains of Pyeongchang the sun dazzles off the pristine snow, even if a bitter wind bites and swirls.


Life of a girl: 'My first day at school'



Nigerian man becomes internet sensation cleaning up world's most polluted city
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 15:53

A Tweet of Nigerian man Christopher Anaekwe, 28, picking up trash recently went rival.


Revealing images of Israel and Palestinian territories
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 17:11



13 best things to see and do in Qatar
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 11:14

Qatar connects to 100 different destinations, making it an extremely busy transit spot.


The least and most dangerous countries to be a newborn
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 21:34

Every year around the world, about 2.6 million babies die within their first month of life -- and some countries see more of those tragic deaths than others.


Supermodel's back: Schiffer looks back on 30-year career
Di, 20. Februar 2018, 11:26



Excessive alcohol use linked to early-onset dementia risk
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 15:05

Excessive alcohol use could increase your risk for all types of dementia, particularly early-onset dementia, according to a new study.


Zambia relishes All Blacks challenge
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 13:05



Can you vaccinate yourself against cancer?
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 12:29

The thought of a vaccine might conjure up memories of that flu shot you get each year, or taking your kids to get their immunizations against polio or measles. Cancer rarely comes to mind when most people think of vaccines, but that appears to be changing.


NBA commissioner responds to Jay-Z
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 01:49

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver sits down with CNNMoney's Ahiza Garcia to discuss the challenges of being the head of a sports league right now, tackling racism and a shifting business environment.


11 amazing places to visit in the Czech Republic
Mo, 19. Februar 2018, 13:51



Students leave class in solidarity with survivors, who are fighting for gun control in Florida's capital
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 19:34

Just one week after surviving a massacre that killed 17 people, grieving students confronted Florida lawmakers Wednesday to demand a ban on assault weapons.


Students walk out, demand to be heard
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 16:34

Students hold walkouts across Florida to show solidarity with the students and survivors of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.


Trump has enabled the 'crisis actors' conspiracy
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 15:05

It hadn't even been one week since a gunman murdered 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida, before the conspiracy theories about the surviving students began bubbling up.


Shooting survivor rejects 'crisis actor' claim
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 16:26



Worst day, month, year: No more words for Syria's horror
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 07:13



Trump challenges Sessions to investigate Obama on Russia
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 17:23



Doctors use expired drugs in Eastern Ghouta
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 19:40

The devastation wrought in eastern Ghouta by a relentless bombardment by the Syrian regime has forced doctors to use expired drugs and scrabble for water as the number of dead reached 300 in three days, medics and activists said.


Olympics: Catch up with the day's action
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 16:34



Airport offers flights to Wakanda -- sort of
Mi, 21. Februar 2018, 17:44

It started with a tweet.