Worldcrunch.com / LE MONDE MENZEL BOURGHUIBA — There’s a pomegranate tree and a vine stock in the small courtyard.
Worldcrunch.com / THE WASHINGTON POST WASHINGTON, D.C. — In 1989, years after coming up with a fancy water gun no one seemed to care about, Lonnie Johnson was at a crossroads.
TURKEY-RUSSIA TENSIONS REMAIN HIGH [Photo: Russian Look/ZUMA] "An unprecedented crisis," warns Turkish daily Hürriyet on the front page of its Wednesday edition, a day after two Turkish jets shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border.
Worldcrunch.com / EL UNIVERSAL (MEXICO) MEXICO CITY — Who's killing Mexico's journalists? Reporters and editors have increasingly been targeted for murder during the ongoing war against Mexican drug cartels.
Worldcrunch.com / HURRIYET Hürriyet, Nov. 25, 2015 "An unprecedented crisis," warns Turkish daily Hürriyet on the front page of its Wednesday edition, a day after two Turkish jets shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border.
Watching the acrobatic show at the Shanghai Circus, one can't help but think, "There's got to be a trick." But no, the stunning tower of chairs is genuine — the result of gestures perfected over 2,000 years in the quest for perfect...
Worldcrunch.com / LE TEMPS PARIS — Young people killing other young people. The horrific violence in Paris represented a fierce clash between two very different populations within the same demographic.
Worldcrunch.com / SHARGH TEHRAN — Iranian traffice authorities have announced the removal of any "Latin" spellings of names and driving instructions in Tehran.
Worldcrunch.com / SYRIA DEEPLY RAQQA — The self-proclaimed Islamic State has outlawed the circulation of two Syrian banknotes issued by the Bashar al-Assad government in Damascus, in what some believe could be a precursor to a complete phasing out of Syrian currency in areas...
TURKEY SHOOTS DOWN RUSSIAN JET Two Turkish jets shot down a Russian warplane this morning near the Syrian border after the Turkish military repeated warnings about airspace violations.
Worldcrunch.com / CAIXINMEDIA -Analysis- LONDON — China recently announced the end of its three-decade-long experiment in population control that left a signficant mark on Chinese society and economy.
Worldcrunch.com / FOLHA DE S. PAULO Folha de S. Paulo, Nov. 24, 2015 Brazil is facing its greatest ecological disaster in memory after a huge wave of mud, caused by the Nov.
Worldcrunch.com / DIE WELT Abort until a son is born. Having a girl is bad news in China and India, where female fetuses are too often aborted on purpose.
The village of Mandrogi, by the Svir River, is a tourist destination built in 1996 at the site of a village destroyed in World War II.
Worldcrunch.com / DIE WELT Abort until a son is born. Having a girl is bad news in China and India where female fetuses are too often aborted on purpose.
Worldcrunch.com / DIE WELT LONDON — What's a politician most afraid of? British Premier Harold Macmillan's famous answer to the journalist's question is more relevant than ever: "Events, dear boy, events." If you add the Paris death toll to the number of victims who...
Worldcrunch.com / CLARIN -Analysis- BUENOS AIRES — The reality is that a president can wield only so much influence.
Worldcrunch.com / SUDDEUTSCHE ZEITUNG WERLTE —For all the talk about the imminent end of the oil era, nearly 99% of the cars, trucks and planes currently operating are still petroluem-powered.