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Iconic Photo of Dead Syrian Boy Boosts Refugee Fundraising

The photo of Kurdi appeared in media across the world in the days after he drowned in the Mediterranean Sea in September 2015......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 11th, 2017

How a plan to resettle 100 Syrian refugees ripped apart a small Vermont town

BIAP Photo/Elise Amendola Chris Louras, the former mayor of Rutland, Vermont, had a plan to bring 25 Syrian refugee families to town. Many residents criticized Louras over what they saw as the 'secrecy' in which t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2017

How a plan to resettle 100 Syrian refugees blew up a small Vermont town

BIAP Photo/Elise Amendola Chris Louras, the former mayor of Rutland, Vermont, had a plan to bring 25 Syrian refugee families to town. Many residents criticized Louras over what they saw as the 'secrecy' in which the plan was carried out. The issue di.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2017

Famous photo of drowned Syrian toddler boosted fundraising for refugees 100-fold

Famous photo of drowned Syrian toddler boosted fundraising for refugees 100-fold.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2017

Syrian Refugee Arrested After Seeking €180,000 From ISIS To Drive Truck Bombs Into European Crowds

Two weeks after a Tunisian man, Anis Amri, whose German asylum request had been rejected, rammed a truck into a Berlin Christmas market and was later shot dead by Italian police, the German state prosuector's office said on Monday that a Syrian migrant.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 2nd, 2017

Photographer, a former refugee, sues Trump in Chicago over Skittles tweet

A British photographer and former child refugee has sued the Trump campaign for allegedly using his photo of a bowl of Skittles in a tweet against accepting Syrian refugees into the U.S. David Kittos filed the copyright infringement suit this week in a Ch.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 20th, 2016

Syrian Accused of Bomb Plot in Germany Commits Suicide

A Syrian refugee arrested this week for plotting a terror attack in Germany was found dead in prison in the latest setback for a security operation marred by police mishaps......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjOct 13th, 2016

Syrian Accused of Bomb Plot in Germany Killed Himself, Lawyer Says

A Syrian refugee arrested this week for plotting a terror attack in Germany was found dead in prison in the latest setback for a security operation marred by police mishaps since it began at the weekend......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjOct 13th, 2016

Syrian Accused of Bomb Plot in Germany Committed Suicide, Lawyer Says

A Syrian refugee arrested this week for plotting a terror attack in Germany was found dead in prison late Wednesday......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjOct 12th, 2016

ISIS went on a killing rampage as it fled a Syrian town, killing at least 67 civilians

Hussein Malla/AP Islamic State militants went on a killing spree before Syrian government forces overtook the town of Qaryatayn, activists said Monday. At least 67 civilians were found dead. ISIS forces have been on the run lately in Ir.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider6 hr. 2 min. ago

14 brutal, beautiful images from this year"s Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest

Tony Wu/Wildlife Photographer of the Year The winning photo from the 2017 Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest is dark and bloody: A black rhino lies dead on the ground in South Africa's Hluh.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 18th, 2017

At least 10 dead as fires burn in California wine country

AP Photo/Rich P.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 9th, 2017

US officials: 4th Green Beret missing after Niger ambush has been found dead

AP Photo/Stephen Wandera US officials say an American soldier missing for nearly two days in Niger has been found dead. He was one of four US troops killed in a deadly.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 6th, 2017

US officials: 4th Green Beret soldier missing after Niger ambush has been found dead

AP Photo/Stephen Wandera US officials say an American soldier missing fo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 6th, 2017

Dollar surges as Fed talk boosts Treasury yields - Reuters

ReutersDollar surges as Fed talk boosts Treasury yieldsReutersFILE PHOTO: U.S. Dollar and Euro notes are seen in this June.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 2nd, 2017

China"s bitcoin market alive and well as traders defy crackdown

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Weeks after Beijing banned fundraising through token launches and ordered some bitcoin exchanges to shut, casting a chill over the cryptocurrency industry, traders say that the market is far from dead......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 29th, 2017

35 drop-dead gorgeous treehouses you’ll want to live in

Photo courtesy of Treehotel Tiny homes are all the rage these days — they're cheap, better for the environment, and undoubtedly adorable. But treehouses take the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 25th, 2017

Why Toys R Us went dead a long time ago

How an iconic brand got left on the shelf......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 20th, 2017

Toys "R" Us went dead a long time back. Here"s what killed it

How an iconic brand got left on the shelf......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 20th, 2017

The Trump administration plans to end a refugee program for children

AP Photo/Jacquelyn MartinThe Trump administration plans to stop accepting refugee applications from children with U.S.-based parents from three violence-riddled Central American countries — El Sa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 14th, 2017

From Syrian refugee to $3 million businessman

The BBC's Mike Thomson meets the Syrian refugee who fled Aleppo and set up a $3m dollar shoe factory in Turkey. Video produced by Trystan Young.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 8th, 2017