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Morocco Provides Safe Spaces for Youth

Article By WN.com Guest Writer Julia Payne Marrakech As a society, we have hopes and dreams for the future; for our children, our countries, and the global community. These aspirations rest on the shoulders of the youngest generation. August 12, 2018 marks the 18th celebration of the U.N.’s annual International Youth Day. This awareness day is an unique opportunity to ...

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Hollywood votes to remove Donald Trump’s Walk of Fame star

“His disturbing treatment of women and other actions that do not meet the shared values of the City of West Hollywood.” Donald Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star could be removed.. Donald Trump’s presence on the Hollywood Walk of Fame could soon be a thing of the past, after plans to remove his star received significant backing. The West…

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There’s a war happening deep in Albania’s forests. A truffle war

Threats, poisoned dogs and massacred trees: Albania’s forests are gripped by a war over truffles, the prized and pricey fungi known in this poor European country as “black gold”. Evgjeni Pano, a 28-year-old truffle hunter, sets off every morning into Albania’s southern mountains with her husband and woolly-haired dogs, Lajka and Boss, who are trained to track down the pungent ...

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Gas truck explodes on Italian highway; 2 dead, scores hurt

The Associated Press MILAN (AP) — A tanker truck carrying a highly flammable gas exploded Monday after rear-ending a stopped truck on a crowded highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna. At least two people were killed, up to 70 injured and part of the raised expressway collapsed in the fireball. Police said the accident and subsequent fire and ...

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Hawaii’s Big Island readies as Hurricane Hector approaches

HONOLULU: Hawaii emergency officials who have been contending with Kilauea volcano’s lava flow were preparing for a hurricane that was expected to pass to the south of the islands this week. Hurricane preparations were underway just as lava from the last active eruption site in a Big Island neighborhood decreased dramatically over the weekend and fewer earthquakes were felt. “Basically ...

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1 dead, 23 hospitalized after California music festival

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say one person died and 23 were hospitalized after attending last weekend’s HARD Summer music festival in Southern California. The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department says Andrew Cole Click of Tracy, California was pronounced dead at a hospital at 11:45 p.m. Sunday. An autopsy will … ……

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France’s Joel Robuchon, ‘Chef Of The Century,’ Dies At 73

Chef Joel Robuchon, who at one point had earned more than 30 Michelin stars across nearly two dozen restaurants on three continents, died on Monday at his home in Geneva aged 73, his staff said, Reuters reported. Named the “chef of the century” by the Gault et Millau cooking guide in 1990, Robuchon was regarded as a perfectionist, toiling to ...

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