Police arrest 'yellow vest' demonstrators as clashes break out

French police said they arrested more than 100 “yellow vest” demonstrators in Paris on Saturday as clashes broke out with protestors taking to the streets for a 23rd week of anti-government marches. AFP journalists reported scuffles between police and protesters in the afternoon, after hours of calm, as police used … [Read More...]

Donations pour in from around the world to fix Notre-Dame

Donations to the the French heritage foundation for the conservation — and eventual reconstruction — of Paris’s fire-ravaged Notre-Dame Cathedral have been pouring in at an unprecedented rate. But no one knows how much restoration will cost, and some donors have been scammed by fraudsters. [Read More...]

Pope celebrates Easter Sunday amid bloodshed in Sri Lanka – Fox News

Pope celebrates Easter Sunday amid bloodshed in Sri Lanka Fox NewsSri Lanka: Pope Francis condemns ‘cruel violence’ of Easter Day attacks Guardian NewsPope denounces ‘cruel violence’ of Sri Lanka Easter attack The Associated PressAt Easter vigil, Pope Francis urges resistance to ‘glitter of wealth’ Fox NewsPope urges Libya peace, return … [Read More...]

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK: ministry

Four Turkish soldiers and 20 armed assailants were killed on Friday in clashes between the military and the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraq, Turkey’s defense ministry and military said. A military base was attacked overnight in the mountainous Cukurca district of Turkey’s southeastern province of Hakkari, … [Read More...]

Mueller probe over, but little chance for US-Russia reconciliation

A long-awaited US probe on Russian election meddling has divided Washington but on one point virtually all US policymakers are clear — there will be no reconciliation with Moscow. The 400-page document by Special Counsel Robert Mueller laid out Russia’s persistent efforts to tilt the 2016 presidential election to Donald Trump, … [Read More...]

Elijah Cummings on "Face the Nation": Trump will be "emboldened" if Democrats "do nothing" after Mueller report – CBS…

Elijah Cummings on “Face the Nation”: Trump will be “emboldened” if Democrats “do nothing” after Mueller report CBS NewsTrump expresses anger after release of Mueller report CBS NewsScaramucci says Pelosi is ‘the smartest person’ amid Democratic calls for impeachment Fox NewsTom Perez: No one – not even President Trump – … [Read More...]

For Sri Lanka, a Long History of Violence – The New York Times

For Sri Lanka, a Long History of Violence The New York TimesEaster Sunday explosions at multiple churches and hotels rock Sri Lanka, death tolls rises past 200 Fox NewsSeveral explosions rock churches and hotels on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka CBS NewsSri Lanka Bombings Live Updates: ‘It Was a River of … [Read More...]