ARIEL SHARON DIES at 85 today 2014-01-11 Sat • p4 • born 1928 Feb 26 • ISRAEL's: 2001-2006 11th Prime Minister (Likud Party) • Media commemoration by Haaretz: “How the world reported the death of Ariel Sharon: from France to Lebanon, Sharon's death made front-page headlines. Here is how some of the world's leading news outlets reacted to the news.”
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In a landmark case, the Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a Muslim woman rejected from a job at an Abercrombie and Fitch store in Tulsa, Oklahoma for wearing a headscarf. Learn more in today's headlines. https://youtu.be/_SUYGPEGu_w Top U.S. and World News Headlines for Tuesday, June 2
Using a toilet is something most people take for granted - but about 1.1 billion people around the world defecate in the open because they do not have access to proper sanitation. Now a scheme in India is aiming to instil better toilet habits in children by "paying them to poo". Open defecation is a practice where people relieve themselves in fields, bushes, open spaces and into open bodies of water. It poses a serious threat to the health of children. Hundreds of thousands of children die…
To this day, especially in times of "disaster," I remember my mother's words and I am always comforted by realizing that there are still so many helpers – so many caring people in this world." Fred "Mister" Rogers