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'Bees, not refugees': the environmentalist roots of anti-immigrant bigotry

Recent mass shootings have been linked to ‘eco-xenophobia’ – part of a tradition that dates to America’s first conservationistsThe environmentalist, ...

'Bees, not refugees': the environmentalist roots of anti-immigrant bigotry

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From bees to refugees: The German Book Prize releases its longlist One of the most prestigious prizes for literature in German will go to one of 20 books selected for consideration. Bosnian-German author Saša Staniši...
13:44, 2019-08-20

Older bees pass on immunity-boosting molecules to other bees in jelly Bees seem to have a kind of collective immune system. When exposed to disease, older bees produce immunity-boosting molecules that get passed on to t...
19:24, 2019-05-02

Farmed bees are mating with native bees - and that could endanger them Millions of colonies of farmed bees are used to help pollinate crops. It turns out they can escape and mate with local bees, producing offspring that...
07:32, 2019-10-19

How killer bees evolved into chiller bees in just one decade While killer bees terrorised the US, in Puerto Rico, an extraordinary accident of evolution has transformed them into a beacon of hope against the th...
14:04, 2019-08-16

One Environmentalist’s Warning: Think Globally, Act Accordingly In “Erosion,” Terry Tempest Williams delivers a clarion call for decency, humanity and preservation....
21:24, 2019-10-14

Sussan Ley: I'll be an environmentalist as minister MP says she’s prepared to fight for her portfolio – and a priority will be cutting ‘green tape’ for big projectsThe new environment minister, Sussan ...
03:36, 2019-06-14

Donald Trump claims he is an environmentalist despite missing G7 climate change meeting President Donald Trump claimed he is an environmentalist when asked about his views on climate change at the G7, despite missing a session on the iss...
20:52, 2019-08-26

So There's Trash Talk And Then There's Casual Bigotry How far is too far when it comes to gaming trash talk? And how do you go about confronting a friend, or a stranger, for some seriously uncool comment...
23:52, 2019-08-01

Vegetarian recipes: Environmentalist reveals quick and easy meat-free alternatives IT’S National Vegetarian Week, so here actor Richard Hobday reveals some recipes and quick and easy meat-free alternatives to try out....
14:08, 2019-05-16

‘Cuck’ Review: When Bigotry Meets Pornography. Yes, It’s That Bad. A smarter group of filmmakers might have wrestled this repellent material into a decent black comedy....
13:36, 2019-10-03

Trump's Racist Census Fight II: New Look, Same Bigotry The dizzying and absurd saga over whether the 2020 Census will include a question about citizenship is still, somehow, ongoing. The issue seemed to b...
14:52, 2019-07-08

Frankfurt Auto Show Tightens Security After Threats From 'Rocks In The Gearbox' Environmentalist Group Security is very concerned about European environmentalists causing an unwelcome stir at the upcoming Frankfurt Motor Show on September 12, after a b...
22:32, 2019-08-30

Bigotry makes politicians ‘complicit in the violence that follows’ : UN independent experts Responding to the mass shootings in Texas and Ohio on Saturday, a group of independent UN experts has called out the “increased use of divisive langu...
00:32, 2019-08-08

A secret romance: the director who is confronting Nazis, race and bigotry Amma Asante’s new movie follows the story of a biracial girl during the Third Reich. How much of it reflects the film-maker’s fears of where we are h...
09:40, 2019-05-03

Trump's Statue of Bigotry is not Cuccinelli's first neo-Confederate assault | Sidney Blumenthal In 2010, as Virginia attorney general, the acting USCIS director tried to make his staff wear a symbol of secessionKen Cuccinelli, acting director of...
08:16, 2019-08-18

Trump condemns bigotry, blames video games for mass shootings The president said he supported increased mental health assessments to prevent more attacks. He also advocated restricted access to violent video gam...
18:08, 2019-08-05

Riot Games Tells Rick Fox’s Esports Organization To Remove Investor Accused Of Bigotry League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) commissioner Chris Greeley said in a statement today that if esports organization Echo Fox doesn’t remove...
00:24, 2019-05-16

North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry....
15:56, 2019-06-12

Bees Bug Cricketers It was absolute scenes in the North of England today during a World Cup match between Sri Lanka and South Africa, as players were forced to duck for ...
17:04, 2019-06-28

That Big Rig You're Passing Might Be Full of Bees There are still cowboys driving livestock across America in 2019. While most of us are snoozing, they’re rolling up to dark fields with trucks full o...
18:40, 2019-06-25

It’s not just about the bees – earthworms need love, too They may not be cute, but the work they do for our soil keeps humans in business. But their numbers are in steep declineIf earthworms had feathers, w...
17:00, 2019-05-20

Munich Re putting down roots in India India is on track to become the world's third-largest economy. Munich Re wants to cash in on the strong growth in the country's insurance market, the...
16:24, 2019-08-13

‘Dapper Dan’ Gets Back to Harlem’s Roots The renowned fashion designer Daniel R. Day recounts a life spent on the streets — and in the ateliers — of Upper Manhattan....
11:44, 2019-07-09

Maluma returns to his roots in YouTube doc Before there were private jets and sold-out stadiums, Maluma sang at dozens of birthday parties and schools for free....
16:32, 2019-06-09

How Día de los Muertos Taught Me to Embrace My Roots The animated Disney movie Coco inspired one writer to return to his mother’s family traditions and recreate his own Día de Muertos....
17:56, 2019-10-31

Do you like roots music? Then we're giving away a getaway just for you Usually, our giveaways here at The A.V. Club are of physical media: LPs, Blu-rays, that one time we gave away a giant print with Joaquin Phoenix’s fa...
23:56, 2019-10-17

'It's a celebration': tracing the roots of hip-hop through photography In a new exhibition, photos from rappers from Jay-Z to Cardi B are on show to trace the rise of a genre from the streets to the White HouseOn Monday,...
18:52, 2019-06-04

The Dia Diversifies, While Staying True to Its Roots A farsighted director is leading a profound transformation and anointing the next Dia Generation: Charlotte Posenenske and Lee Ufan....
12:48, 2019-06-13

May Day’s Weird and Wonderful Pagan Roots May 1st is an ancient Northern Hemisphere festival, now known as ‘May Day’, which traditionally marked the return of summer. It is believed that the ...
11:52, 2019-05-02

More than 500,000 bees in Texas killed in act of vandalism ALVIN, Texas (AP) — Investigators south of Houston are trying to determine who killed more than 500,000 bees by setting hives on fire, toppling some ...
17:28, 2019-05-02

Bees are better at counting if they are penalised for their mistakes We had evidence that bees could count up to four. But it seems they can go further - if prompted with both rewards for correct answers and penalties ...
00:44, 2019-10-10

Four Bees Living in Her Eye, Feeding on Her Tears An ophthalmologist in Taiwan plucked four live sweat bees from beneath a woman’s swollen eyelid. The tiny insects feed off human sweat and tears....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Berlin street swarmed by 30,000 bees Tens of thousands of bees brought traffic in a busy street in Berlin's Neuköln district to a stop. Local beekeepers intervened within minutes of poli...
04:44, 2019-05-19

Bees can use their wings to ‘surf’ themselves to safety When stuck in water, honeybees are able to use their wings to generate waves that they then surf on to safety, a new study has revealed. Like most of...
18:24, 2019-11-25

And It Don’t Stop: Milwaukee’s Hip-Hop Week Is What Happens When Hip-Hop Goes Back to Its Roots In 1994, Notorious B.I.G. would release his groundbreaking album, Ready to Die. The first single from the seminal hip-hop classic was “Juicy,” a Dick...
19:52, 2019-08-23

Is El Museo del Barrio Forsaking Its Roots, or Expanding Them? The museum is being torn apart. A 50th anniversary show illuminates its past. Does it also point a way forward?...
01:08, 2019-06-21

Guatemalan Stews With Mayan Roots, at Ix in Brooklyn The chef Jorge Cardenas makes jocón, a dish with pre-Hispanic origins and a specialty from his hometown, Quetzaltenango....
18:08, 2019-06-13

The Roots, DJ Jazzy Jeff & Jazzyfatnastees -- 'The Next Movement' Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams....
14:44, 2019-10-04

Germany: In 20 years, 1 in 3 people will have migrant roots In large cities, up to 70% of inhabitants will have a migrant background in two decades, experts say. Germany will need to attract a "range of nation...
14:52, 2019-11-04

'Why We Hate' examines roots of tribalism and violence "Why We Hate" can't entirely make up its mind about what it wants to be: case studies of modern polarization and partisanship; a historic dive into t...
16:28, 2019-10-11

Her Roots Are Tangled in Folk Dance and Israel A talk with Hadar Ahuvia, whose “Everything you have is yours?” explores folk dance in Israel and her own identity....
18:00, 2019-05-20

From beyond the graveyard: the rich roots of cemetery terroir Last year, Jamie Oakes, a master distiller at Tamworth, a craft distillery in New Hampshire, was out tapping maples with someone he calls a local old...
14:52, 2019-10-31

Rodrigo y Gabriela return to their roots with a new album NEW YORK (AP) — Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, the acoustic, instrumental rock duo who record as Rodrigo y Gabriela, are back with their firs...
17:40, 2019-06-12

Baseball hasn’t taken off in Britain, despite deep roots there The arrival of the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox in London for Major League Baseball’s first games in Europe this weekend is being treated as a...
01:08, 2019-06-29

Rockefeller Center Digs Up Its Bucolic Roots Inspired by its 19th-century history, the Channel Gardens has been reimagined and filled with native plants and arrangements. We tracked their instal...
16:20, 2019-05-05

Tracing Your Roots Through Travel, According to Mickela Mallozzi She has danced the tango in Buenos Aires and immersed herself in South Korea’s K-pop. Now the host of “Bare Feet” is using her DNA to better explore ...
12:16, 2019-08-17

The key to combating extremism is to address its social roots Effective techniques for preventing extremism call for intervening early, making sure disenfranchised groups are included in society and disrupting s...
10:40, 2019-04-09

What will my dad’s Ancestry profile reveal about my boy’s Irish roots? We were hoping to unveil a link to Persian aristocracy, or maybe Somali piratesMy son’s genetic inheritance is not something I think about often. He ...
12:40, 2019-07-28

Wu-Tang Clan gets back to its roots in new TV series The story of famed 1990s group Wu-Tang Clan is coming to television in a series that rapper RZA hopes will resonate beyond America's hip-hop communit...
22:24, 2019-07-26

Review: ‘¡Guaracha!,’ Jubilantly Reclaiming Its Roots This art form, which stems from a classic genre of protest song, gets a new spin in a musical by Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater....
22:08, 2019-11-25

The weird roots of the Presidential Turkey Pardon The tradition of a turkey being pardoned by a U.S. president for Thanksgiving has evolved over the decades.       ...
18:12, 2019-11-28

American Thanksgiving Origins and Roots in the Old World As the leaves turn beautiful golden and fiery red hues, the weather gets colder, and people prepare for the oncoming winter in the Northern Hemispher...
19:20, 2019-11-27

The Padres Killed A Lot Of Bees For Absolutely No Reason Bees are dying globally at an alarming rate. And the San Diego Padres are doing their part to kill them....
19:48, 2019-06-04

Swarm of bees terrorize residents in the Bronx A swarm of bees from a hive in a tree terrorized residents of a Bronx block on Friday afternoon, a police source said. A resident of a nearby apartme...
01:40, 2019-05-11

Bees are able to 'surf' when they're stuck in water, study says When stuck in water, honeybees are able to use their wings to generate waves that they then surf on to safety, a new study has revealed....
14:44, 2019-11-25

EU to ban Bayer's pesticide linked to harming bees European Union governments on Tuesday widened the EU ban on pesticides linked to harming bees after deciding not to renew their approval for Bayer's ...
17:48, 2019-10-22

Bees Swarm Berlin, Where Beekeeping Is Booming Berlin has more honeybee hives than it can manage, and experts say many of the beekeepers do not have enough time or training for the hobby....
16:44, 2019-08-11

Flight delayed as bees swarm airplane An Air India flight from Kolkata was delayed by two and a half hours when a swarm of bees 'attacked' the cockpit...
16:08, 2019-09-17

Reds Game Delayed Due To Swarm Of Bees CINCINNATI (WLWT) – A swarm of bees has delayed the Cincinnati Reds game at Great American Ball Park. According to WLWT, the bees began to buzz...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Bees Invade Giants-Reds Game When it comes to bees, they get what they want. Today, they wanted to be at the Cincinnati Reds’ stadium as the team was getting ready to play agains...
20:24, 2019-05-06

Bees' very hairy tongues help them mop up different types of nectar Bumblebees mop up nectar as easily whether it’s thick or runny, because of the way hairs on their tongue can trap the liquid...
11:00, 2019-08-03

Modano returns to NHL roots in Minnesota, as Wild adviser ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Mike Modano has decided to return to his NHL roots in Minnesota. The Hall of Fame center was named on Thursday as the executiv...
21:44, 2019-05-23

Watchmen embraces its noir roots and Black trauma For 80 years, spandex crusaders have managed to thrive in popular culture, their tone reflecting the youth counterculture combined with a heavy dose ...
05:24, 2019-11-25

'Senseless hate': the far right's deep roots in southern California The Poway synagogue shooting is far from the first time California’s Jewish communities faced threats, as rightwing groups date as far back as the 19...
09:24, 2019-05-05

Same-sex behavior could go back to the roots of animal evolution: study It’s possible that scientists have been examining same-sex sexual behavior in animals incorrectly. A study published Monday in the journal Natu...
19:48, 2019-11-22

Questlove: bagels with Amy Winehouse, fish and chips with the Roots The drummer and frontman on food and music, his friendship with Anthony Bourdain and much, much moreWhat we know as southern soul food, which was pri...
18:32, 2019-10-19

GTA Online's Latest Missions Go Back To The Game's Roots Over the last few weeks, Rockstar has been adding new missions to Grand Theft Auto Online based around repossessing, selling and stealing vehicles. M...
17:08, 2019-05-15

My Hometown: exploring Bruce Springsteen’s New Jersey roots Asbury Park may be more closely associated with the star but a new exhibition in Freehold – the town where the Boss grew up – tells an earlier tale, ...
07:48, 2019-11-21

Deutsche Bank set to return to roots with radical reboot The German lender is cutting thousands of jobs and shedding whole business lines as part of a massive overhaul. Analysts say cost cutting alone is no...
12:28, 2019-07-08

Who is Germany's first mayor of a state capital with migrant roots? Belit Onay is the first person with a migration background to become mayor of a German state capital. So who is the man who’s overturned 70 years of ...
11:40, 2019-11-12

The Unexpectedly Deep Musical Roots of Hootie & the Blowfish “Cracked Rear View” catapulted the band to superstardom. But the group made great music long before — and after — anyone paid attention....
14:56, 2019-07-01

Asian fusion revives Gdansk's Hanseatic roots The Port of Gdansk has unveiled plans to double its cargo volumes to 100 million tons a year. The ancient Polish city is again at the crossroads of h...
09:52, 2019-12-04

Activists Build a Grass-Roots Alliance Against Amazon As groups join a coalition against the internet giant, a new report underlines its troubling impact in warehouse towns....
06:40, 2019-11-26

TikTok is reportedly considering a rebrand in the US to shed its Chinese roots Avishek Das/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images ByteDance, the company which owns short-form video app TikTok, has come under some fire in the U...
14:24, 2019-11-18

'Untouchable' digs into roots of Harvey Weinstein story After almost two years of coverage, one might think there's not much new to say about the alleged sexual predations of Harvey Weinstein. "Untouchable...
18:48, 2019-08-30

Bees prefer to turn right and it helps them decide where to live When honeybees enter an open space, they are much more likely to turn right, which might help them reach collective decisions about nest sites...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Widely-used pesticide in US particularly harmful to bees, study finds Agriculture has become 48 times more toxic to insects in last 25 years as neonics are used on over 140 different types of cropsAgriculture in the Uni...
20:28, 2019-08-06

Bees wreak havoc in Padres-Marlins game Unbeelievable. A slew of black and yellow critters swarmed a microphone near the dugouts during the Padres-Marlins game Sunday afternoon in San Diego...
02:36, 2019-06-03

The Latest Twitch Sensation Is Chickens, Goats, And Bees Each morning, as the sun rises over her Indiana farm, Erica Hopkins wakes up and tends to the goats. She has three major tasks: milk her herd of Nige...
22:48, 2019-08-05

Pesticide widely used in US particularly harmful to bees, study finds Agriculture has become 48 times more toxic to insects in last 25 years as neonics are used on over 140 different types of cropsAgriculture in the Uni...
12:16, 2019-08-07

Watch: Bees swarm around Tesco cart in Wales Shoppers at a strip mall in Wales were surprised to encounter a swarm of bees that took up temporary residence on a shopping cart....
19:20, 2019-06-25

Sex blinds queen bees to curb their promiscuity, study says They say love is blind, but bees take that literally. For a queen honeybee, the consequences of being inseminated during sex by a drone bee can be do...
22:28, 2019-09-17

There are now two AI-powered robot ‘bees’ flying around the space station The International Space Station typically plays host to a crew of six space-faring scientists at a time. During crew changes that number can be tempo...
05:32, 2019-11-27

Truck carrying more than 130 million bees crashes in Montana A truck carrying about 133 million bees crashed off the side of a road in Montana on Monday, sending swarms of buzzers into the air as rescue crews a...
06:52, 2019-06-11

Bees have built a nest entirely out of plastic bags in the environment The first report of a bee’s nest made entirely from plastic comes from Argentina. The leafcutter bees created cells out of what may be bits of old pl...
18:24, 2019-05-30

Massive swarm of bees invades Yankee Stadium The Bronx Bombers’ head-to-head against Tampa Bay wasn’t the only buzz at Yankee Stadium Monday afternoon — about 25,000 bees had to be hauled off af...
20:08, 2019-07-16

Trump administration to approve pesticide that may harm bees EPA said studies it considered, most of which were sponsored by industry, found sulfoxaflor isn’t dangerous for the pollinators The Trump administrat...
20:20, 2019-07-12

Watch Bees Surf to Safety on Waves They Create When honeybees fall into water, they generate their own ripples then glide to dry land, a study found....
21:28, 2019-11-18

How a Rooftop Meadow of Bees and Butterflies Shows N.Y.C.’s Future A Greenpoint building is part of a push to make New York more welcoming to wildlife, and healthier for humans....
09:16, 2019-10-26

Widely used pesticide in US particularly harmful to bees, study finds Agriculture has become 48 times more toxic to insects in last 25 years as neonics are used on over 140 different types of cropsAgriculture in the Uni...
21:40, 2019-08-06

Spanish couple discovers 80,000 bees in their bedroom wall A couple in Spain discovered a buzzing sound that was keeping them up at night was caused by 80,000 bees in their bedroom wall....
05:08, 2019-05-21

'Rewilding:' One California man's mission to save honey bees The staggering decline of honey bee colonies has alarmed experts across the United States, but an unconventional apiculturist in California thinks he...
13:56, 2019-10-24

We could use bees' honey to track environmental lead pollution Honey is a surprisingly effective tool for monitoring the levels of lead in the environment. It could be used in places where sampling is hard to org...
16:16, 2019-08-22

The world’s smallest McDonald’s just opened, but only bees are invited If you’re looking for a McDonald’s restaurant in Sweden, you just gained another option. A first-of-its-kind McDonald’s location wa...
15:28, 2019-05-25

Bees can pass a simple maths test but they might just be cheating A test appears to show that honeybees can do arithmetic, but there may be a simpler explanation for their success...
21:08, 2019-04-11

Suzuki's current MotoGP form has roots in 2017 countermeasures Suzuki's current strong MotoGP form is down to the manufacturer creating "countermeasures" during its torrid 2017 campaign that has helped improve th...
15:56, 2019-06-24

Galax, Virginia: Sights and sounds of the roots music hotspot A great deal of classic American music, traditional country, bluegrass and Americana, sprang from the “old time” sounds of the Southern m...
00:36, 2019-08-13

Suzuki’s current MotoGP form has roots in 2017 countermeasures Suzuki's current strong MotoGP form is down to the manufacturer creating "countermeasures" during its torrid 2017 campaign that has helped improve th...
14:08, 2019-06-24

Inside the prison experiment that claimed to show the roots of evil The Stanford prison experiment was the classic demonstration of how power can bring out the worst in us. But now it seems it was more about showbiz t...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Roots x Shawn Mendes: Meet Your New Fave Athleisure Wear We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
22:04, 2019-09-05

Getting medieval: impeachment's roots go back to 14th-century England Before the power to hold public officials to account was written into the US constitution it had a long history in English lawFrom the Watergate inve...
07:28, 2019-10-03

As Grass-Roots Labor Activism Rises, Will Unions Take Advantage? Worker organizing is often being done with little union involvement or help. “It’s an opportunity being squandered,” one former labor official said....
21:12, 2019-09-01

New role for Aminata Toure, German Green with African roots Aminata Toure, a German with Malian roots and the new deputy speaker of Schleswig-Holstein's state parliament, wants to do things differently in poli...
19:28, 2019-08-29

AP Interview: Oates haunted by family denial of Jewish roots American author Joyce Carol Oates says her family’s denial of its Jewish roots haunted her for decades and has shaped her into the famously prolific ...
16:36, 2019-05-12

Genome study finds roots of Komodo dragon's tenaciousness Scientists have mapped the genome of the Komodo dragon, the world's largest lizard, discovering intriguing secrets behind the impressive speed and en...
00:20, 2019-07-30

Jessica Lange on Her Photographic Tribute to Her Midwestern Roots in Highway 61 Two-time Academy Award-winning actor Jessica Lange—whose recent projects include American Horror Story and The Politician—is also an acco...
21:48, 2019-10-09

Mark Haddon’s Strange, Exciting New Novel Has Its Roots in Ancient Myth “The Porpoise,” with a nod to Shakespeare and the Greeks, updates the legend of Apollonius with a new focus on the story’s women....
19:40, 2019-06-25

The Americanization of Archie: How Meghan Markle Will Mix Her Roots With Royalty When It Comes to Raising Her Son Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding last year had all the royal bells and whistles, from the bride's designer dress, the A-list guest list and w...
12:20, 2019-05-23

Former Canadian prime minister roots for Dorian to hit Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell said she is hoping for a bull’s-eye hit by Hurricane Dorian on Mar-a-Lago, President Trump’s prized Flori...
13:36, 2019-08-30

Millions of Florida honey bees dead after suspected poisoning A veteran Florida beekeeper thinks someone may have poisoned his honey bees and is offering $30,000 for information leading to the arrest of whoever’...
23:04, 2019-07-31

The Latest: Cricket abuzz as bees swarm game in Durham LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 30 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local): 8 p.m. South Africa captain Faf du Plessis joined his teammates lying ...
22:00, 2019-06-28

Thousands of bees drop dead in California after 7.1 magnitude earthquake THOUSANDS of dead bees have been filmed covering the streets of a Californian city after a powerful earthquake struck....
10:44, 2019-07-08

Cricket: Busy bees interrupt South Africa and Sri Lanka … again A swarm of bees forced the players of South Africa and Sri Lanka to dive onto the ground during their Cricket World Cup clash at the Riverside Stadiu...
21:36, 2019-06-28

Video: thousands of bees land on man’s truck in Costco parking lot So much buzz! Thousands of bees descended on a Canadian man’s parked truck in a hair-raising episode caught on video. John Hildebrandt returned...
01:00, 2019-07-11

Swarm of bees delays Marlins-Padres game in San Diego SAN DIEGO (AP) — The game between the Miami Marlins and San Diego at Petco Park was being delayed Sunday afternoon by a swarm of bees that settled on...
01:48, 2019-06-03

Wild bees' nest made entirely out of plastic discovered in Argentina The first report of a bee’s nest made entirely from plastic comes from Argentina. The leafcutter bees created cells out of what may be bits of old pl...
19:52, 2019-05-30

Review: ‘The Secret Life of Bees’ Is a Musical Lacking a Sting Despite its top creative team, an adaptation of the popular Sue Monk Kidd novel feels like a first draft....
04:56, 2019-06-14

Frightening photos show huge swarm of bees engulfing car Shoppers fled in panic when the swarm consisting of hundreds of bees settled on the back of a Honda SUV in a supermarket car park....
18:52, 2019-05-21

Some total scumbag torched half a million bees in Texas Despite their reputation for offering painful stings — a result of the general confusion between bees and wasps — bees are absolutely vit...
18:16, 2019-05-02

The selfish case for saving bees: it’s how to save ourselves | Alison Benjamin These crucial pollinators keep our world alive. Yes, they are under threat – but all is not lostWhen I see a bee buzzing around my garden or in the p...
17:52, 2019-05-18

A translation of the enchanting Mexican novel ‘The Murmur of Bees’ arrives right on time Sofía Segovia’s book is set in the fertile fields and rugged hillsides of Mexico, during a tumultuous epoch in the early 1900s....
16:12, 2019-05-14

Okanagan beekeeper safely removes swarm of 20,000 bees — without a suit The South Okanagan beekeeper estimated the swarm found at an RV dealership to be around 20,000 bees....
01:44, 2019-05-11

Bees circle, Senzel homers twice as Reds swarm Giants 12-4 CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel hit a leadoff homer after a swarm of bees finally left home plate, and the rookie connected again his next time up Mond...
22:20, 2019-05-06

Hive mind: Martha Kearney on why she's backing bees The BBC Radio Four Today presenter will co-host The Bee Garden Party, in aid of Bees For Development, this month...
13:48, 2019-06-04

Family has bees living in their walls, instead of killing them, they’re learning beekeeping A family in Tennessee has embraced the fact they have bees in the walls of their house by taking on a new hobby and learning beekeeping....
18:28, 2019-05-02

Kim-Joy’s recipe for raspberry swiss roll with decorative bees and flowers Make this surprisingly easy cake and your friends will all be abuzzThis may look daunting, but once you learn how to make it, the options for differe...
13:28, 2019-05-01

Bees found living in woman's eyelid, eating her tears A Taiwan woman suffering from a swollen eye went to a hospital where doctors found four minuscule bees living under her eyelid....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Arizona man registers swarm of bees as emotional support animals An Arizona man’s emotional support animal is creating quite a buzz. Prescott Valley, Ariz., resident David Keller thinks the application proces...
17:52, 2019-12-09

Bees in Amazon 'are greatest ally to halt rainforest destruction' Stingless insects also improve livelihoods of rainforest’s people, say environmentalistsPlease donate to our appeal hereUnder an Amazonian canopy of ...
13:44, 2019-12-06

Rachel Ama's Vegan Cookbook Is Filled With Delicious Recipes Inspired By Her Roots From spiced aubergine kebabs to oyster mushrooms in a jerk marinade, Rachel Ama describes how she swapped out meat for vegan alternatives whilst stay...
10:12, 2019-05-22

Goodbye Warriors, hello Roots: can this team spark a soccer revolution in Oakland? The team is hoping to not only fill the void left from the city’s departing sports franchises, but to become part of the communityDevante Dubose’s so...
08:12, 2019-07-29

Channing Tatum reportedly puts down roots in Britain with girlfriend Jessie J Channing Tatum is reportedly swapping Hollywood for a new home in the British countryside with his girlfriend Jessie J....
12:56, 2019-08-10

‘Bless This Mess’ star Pam Grier on country roots: ‘I live the life’ Bless This Mess | Tuesday, 8:30 p.m., ABC You can take Pam Grier out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of her. When she isn’t in San...
23:40, 2019-10-25

Made in America: How 4 iconic American dishes evolved from foreign roots In some ways, each of these dishes is an import. But each one also morphed and adapted to its new environment, transforming into something uniquely A...
16:12, 2019-10-11

25 years on, Collective Soul stays true to roots live and on new album “Blood,” the 10th studio album by Atlanta rock band Collective Soul, is chock full of crunching guitar riffs, thought-provoking lyrics an...
17:00, 2019-09-19

Selma Blair shaves head during ongoing MS battle: ‘Back to my roots’ Selma Blair, who revealed her MS diagnosis in October, took to Instagram this week to share a photo of her young son, Arthur Saint Bleick, shaving he...
19:44, 2019-06-15

John Hewson says Liberals have ‘lost their roots’ on climate – politics live Former Liberal leader joins push for parliament to declare a ‘climate emergency’ as Labor says Gladys Liu is ‘a test of Scott Morrison’s leadership’....
02:40, 2019-09-11

Chef John DeLucie returns to roots with massive Brooklyn eatery DeLucie — who soared to fame more than a decade ago by serving $55 truffle mac and cheese to celebs at Graydon Carter’s Waverly Inn — will open the A...
05:00, 2019-09-09

Labelling people "anti-vaxxers" ignores real roots of their concerns There’s no doubt everyone should vaccinate – but to combat “anti-vax” we must understand the legitimate reasons for some communities’ mistrust, says ...
20:16, 2019-06-19

Buzzed: Swarm of bees forces delay to Giants-Reds game CINCINNATI (AP) — A swarm of bees settled above the backstop screen shortly before the first pitch, prompting an 18-minute delay to the start of a ga...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Older bees pass on immunity-boosting molecules to their young in jelly Bees seem to have a kind of collective immune system. When exposed to disease, older bees produce immunity-boosting molecules that get passed on to t...
17:40, 2019-05-02

Arsonist torches half a million bees in Texas, destroys colonies A bee-hating firebug set dozens of hives aflame in Texas, killing about half a million honey-makers, authorities said. The arsonist struck the Brazor...
19:20, 2019-05-02

Tell It To The Bees crushes a tender midcentury love story under the weight of melancholy There’s a certain kind of drama favored by the novelist Ian McEwan: wistful British period pieces, like his Atonement or On Chesil Beach, that play o...
12:20, 2019-05-02

Un-bee-lievable! Long Island couple living with monster hive of 120,000 bees And you thought your roommates were pests. A Long Island couple is living with what may be the state’s biggest indoor honeybee colony ever — a 7.5-fo...
23:04, 2019-11-13

4 bees found feeding on woman's tears inside her eyelid in Taiwan A 29-year-old Taiwanese woman discovered four bees had been feeding off her tears after she went to the hospital with a sharp stinging pain in her ey...
10:28, 2019-04-10

A swarm of 25,000 bees took over a Staten Island Ferry terminal, until police removed them The bees were safely removed from an awning in a Staten Island Ferry subway terminal, and no injuries were suffered in the "sting" operation.  ...
01:08, 2019-08-07

Taiwan doctor finds four sweat bees living inside woman's eye The small sweat bees flew into her eyes and may have been drinking her tears as a source of food....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Doctors Find 4 Live Bees Inside Woman's Eye, Feeding On Her Tears A woman in Taiwan, surnamed He, went to a hospital recently with a swollen eye. At the Fooyin University Hospital, however, doctors found four live b...
10:12, 2019-04-10

Look: Police remove 25,000 bees from Staten Island Ferry terminal awning Police in New York were called to a Staten Island Ferry terminal to remove 25,000 bees that took up residence on an awning....
21:20, 2019-08-05

Air India flight delayed by swarm of angry bees on cockpit window The bees were also “attacking ground staff” when they tried to remove them, officials said....
17:52, 2019-09-17

Flowers hear bees and make sweeter nectar when they’re buzzing nearby Evening primrose flowers appear to be sensitive to the sounds of bees, increasing the sugar level of their nectar by 20 per cent when exposed to thei...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Serbia's beekeepers struggle as insecticide poisoning hits honey bees Early April in Serbia was sunny, orchards were in full bloom and honey bees from most of the country's 1.2 million beehives were busy collecting nect...
18:24, 2019-04-25

Bees seize field and wreak havoc on Giants-Reds game CINCINNATI — A swarm of bees settled above the backstop screen shortly before the first pitch, prompting an 18-minute delay to the start of a game be...
20:36, 2019-05-06

Sri Lanka vs South Africa: Swarm of bees causes a buzz on Durham pitch There was a bizarre moment in Sri Lanka's Cricket World Cup contest against South Africa on Friday as the players and umpires took special measures t...
16:20, 2019-06-28

The Secret Life of Bees review – sweet, buzzy musical is one to watch Linda Gross Theater at the Atlantic Theater Company, New YorkThe latest from Spring Awakening’s Duncan Sheik is a lush and emotionally impactful prod...
03:36, 2019-06-14

Pesticide made from spider venom kills pests without harming bees Honeybee nests are being devastated by a species of beetle, but a pesticide based on spider venom can help by killing the beetles without harming the...
19:08, 2019-09-05

Why have 500 million bees died in Brazil in the past three months? | Thor Hanson The likely culprit of the sudden deaths? The loosening of pesticide restrictionsWhile thousands of fires roar and crackle through the Amazon rainfore...
16:32, 2019-08-29

Unknown text by John Locke reveals roots of 'foundational democratic ideas' Newly discovered ‘Reasons for tolerateing Papists equally with others’ shows the Enlightenment thinker expressing unexpected social liberalismA “once...
07:44, 2019-09-03

Kate Winslet reveals heartbreaking 'immigrant' roots, says she'd be 'upset and disgusted' to come from wealth Kate Winslet was both heartbroken and relieved when she learned of her sometimes-destitute ancestry....
20:36, 2019-07-16

Virginia Theological Seminary, With Deep Roots in Slavery, Sets Aside $1.7 Million to Pay Reparations The Virginia Theological Seminary, in what is being called a first for an institution of its kind, has set aside $1.7 million in a fund to pay repara...
03:00, 2019-09-11

InnoGames rises from humble German hobbyist roots to $1.1 billion in lifetime revenue InnoGames started 16 years ago with a browser-based game called Tribal Wars. Now it has generated $1.1 billion in lifetime revenues.Read More...
08:32, 2019-11-18

Rascal Flatts co-founder Jay DeMarcus says it's 'disturbing' to see America lose its 'Christian roots' Rascal Flatts co-founder and bass player Jay DeMarcus finds it “disturbing” to see America losing its Christian roots. ...
15:24, 2019-05-02

The Capture's Callum Turner chats acting, football and his modelling roots 'Who is that?' everyone thought, as 2019's breakout star burst onto our screens in BBC drama The Capture. And it turns out Callum Turner's own story ...
08:52, 2019-11-07

Naomi Campbell pays tribute to London roots as she wins icon award Winner of BFC’s 2019 fashion icon award says ‘people forget I’m from Brixton’Naomi Campbell paid tribute to her south London roots as she was unveile...
21:40, 2019-06-24

Chris Evans Returns to Massachusetts Roots to Dedicate Youth Theater Company (CONCORD, Mass.) — “Captain America” actor Chris Evans returned to his native Massachusetts this weekend to help dedicate the new h...
19:12, 2019-10-20

'Shadow of history': As Peronism returns, Argentine play explores its darker roots Gonzalo Demaría is fascinated by the "ghosts" of Argentina's past, in particular the roots of Peronism, the most influential political movement datin...
11:24, 2019-11-11

Local pest control company responds to increase calls of aggressive bees TUCSON- One local pest control service said that it is experiencing an increase in calls regarding aggressive bees this time of year. Greg Williams, ...
02:40, 2019-09-18

Tourmalet tussles, Women's World Cup finals and when bees attack | Classic YouTube Also featuring a touching tribute to Marcus Trescothick, a referee’s DJ set and an Afcon bicycle kick1) The 106th edition of the Tour de France kicks...
11:28, 2019-07-04

Barnet 6 Crystal Palace 2: Non-league Bees come from behind to thrash Eagles in pre-season clash A weak Crystal Palace side were beaten 5-2 by non-league Barnet as the Eagles continued their preparations for the new season....
22:52, 2019-07-16

Beehives in Texas attacked, set on fire, killing half a million bees, officials say Dozens of beehives were attacked and set on fire in Texas over the weekend, an act “beyond comprehension” that killed an estimated half a million bee...
20:44, 2019-04-30

Watch: Bees escape transport truck, swarm highway toll plaza A toll plaza in China was swarmed with thousands of bees when the insects escaped from a transport truck....
21:12, 2019-08-15

Not the bees! Wind blows ‘basketball-sized’ beehive on to Arizona mom’s head, reports say The beehive was blown onto her head outside a home daycare, where she was picking up her son....
04:48, 2019-05-02

Decade-long drought in Chile wipes out hives as bees are left without flowers Beekeeper Pablo Alvarez squats beside his backyard hives and points upward into a cloudless Chilean sky. Bees come and go along the line he signals, ...
11:36, 2019-11-01

Kitchen Hacks: 3 Easy Ways Of Increasing The Shelf-Life Of Fresh Ginger Roots Ginger can be difficult to store, as it tends to either dry out or become moldy. These three methods can increase the shelf-life of this essential ro...
14:44, 2019-04-23

Superchunk’s Jason Narducy draws on his middle-school punk roots in new musical Verböten Jason Narducy fronts the band Split Single and plays bass both in Superchunk and as a member of Bob Mould’s band. (At this very moment, he’s on tour ...
17:52, 2019-11-19

UMG's recovery efforts following 2008 fire reportedly prioritized Limp Bizkit over Les Paul and The Roots Despite disputations from Universal Music Group, The New York Times is doubling down on its reporting that a 2008 fire on Universal Studios’ Hollywoo...
16:52, 2019-06-26

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9. ...
19:44, 2019-09-16

'Nancy Drew' breaks from wholesome roots with dark, sexy reboot geared for adults on The CW The CW is giving the classic literary figure Nancy Drew her own TV show, only the 2019 version of the character is a far cry from her more wholesome ...
18:40, 2019-08-05

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.   ...
00:36, 2019-08-13

Spirits talks Pokémon’s mythical roots, confirming Exeggutor isn’t just some animator’s fever dream Sex And The City premiered nearly 21 years ago, and people are still talking about it. But people aren’t talking about it the same way they talk abou...
19:28, 2019-05-20

Google upended Pittsburgh – can the city's working class roots transform the tech industry? An attempt by contract workers to unionize has brought the city’s industrial past crashing into the 21st centuryThe first time Nabisco tried to close...
07:20, 2019-09-23

Last year, 40% of honey-bee colonies in the US died. But bees aren't the only insects disappearing in unprecedented numbers. Hillary Kladke/Getty During the winter, about 40% of honey bee colonies in the US perished. Honey bees pollinate $15 billion worth of US crops ever...
23:04, 2019-06-21

US uses Google Translate to vet refugees Documents show that US immigration services use free online translation tools to vet social media....
12:52, 2019-09-27

Adut Akech: "Refugees Are Just Like Everybody Else" "I want to help people to understand that refugees are normal people, just like everybody else"...
15:52, 2019-08-05

UN: More aid for Venezuela refugees needed The UN has warned that hostility towards Venezuelan refugees in neighboring countries will grow if aid is not increased. Of the more than $700 in aid...
06:32, 2019-08-19

Chrystia Freeland makes post-election call for unity in speech highlighting Alberta roots Freeland was addressing the opening of a three-day policy convention hosted by the Ukrainian Canadian Congress....
21:20, 2019-11-01

Food tech startup Strong Roots raises $18 million for vegetable-based frozen products Strong Roots, a U.K.-based technology company developing frozen natural health foods, announced that it's raised $18.3 million in venture capital.Rea...
20:24, 2019-09-10

Don’t Call It a Comeback: With an Ethically-Based New Label, Designer Tracy Reese Honors Her Detroit Roots She was the first black female designer to be recognized by the ever-exclusive fashion industry, and two decades after launching her eponymous label,...
21:16, 2019-06-26

Baby Sussex Has Hollywood Roots: Inside Meghan Markle's Steep Road to Fame Before She Became Royal Meghan Markle was hardly the first commoner, or even the first American, to marry into Britain's royal family. Members of the sprawling clan have be...
17:00, 2019-05-06

Pollinating bees may be exposed to lethal levels of neonics in soil on southern Ontario farms: study New research from the University of Guelph suggests ground-nesting bees may be exposed to lethal levels of pervasive insecticides found in soil on fa...
23:32, 2019-08-26

Refugees being 'starved out' of UN facility in Tripoli Aid worker claims refugees are being denied food to motivate them to leaveThe UN has been accused of trying to starve out refugees and asylum seekers...
08:36, 2019-11-28

Not enough resettlement solutions for refugees worldwide, says UN Despite record numbers of people forcibly displaced across borders, with 1.2 million in need of a new permanent place to call home last year, the UN ...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Libya's refugees caught in the crossfire of war A conflict between Libya's competing government factions has placed refugees in the middle of a bloody power struggle. A deadly airstrike on a detent...
18:08, 2019-07-04

Many Canadians think more refugees are admitted than actually are. Here’s why that’s a problem The survey also showed that supporters of different parties saw different aspects of immigration as more important....
06:56, 2019-09-26

African refugees in Rwanda do not want to stay African migrants and refugees relocated to Rwanda are relieved to have escaped the hellish conditions in Libyan camps. But they will not give up on t...
10:04, 2019-11-27

Canada took in more refugees than any other country in 2018, UN says Canada resettled 28,100 refugees last year, overtaking the US for the first time since the 1980 Refugee Act, UN report foundCanada took in more refug...
23:44, 2019-06-19

My Europe: The cynical handling of refugees Brussels and Berlin frequently point out that refugees have human rights, but the reality in neighboring Balkan states looks different. That is cynic...
13:00, 2019-06-24

Turkey cracks down on Syrian refugees President Erdogan has threatened to ditch the EU refugee deal. After election losses and faced with escalating conflict in Idlib, the attitude toward...
20:00, 2019-09-14

UN urges resettlement of nearly 1.5 million refugees From Turkey to the Horn of Africa, refugees are in dire need of permanent resettlement. The UNHCR said there "simply has to be more equitable sharing...
23:20, 2019-07-01

Prominent refugees and their contribution to the UK – in pictures Ahead of Refugee Week, Jillian Edelstein portraits celebrate the contribution of people from diverse refugee backgrounds. You, Me and Those That Came...
10:12, 2019-05-21

QPR 1-3 Brentford: Ollie Watkins double seals Bees win to leave former boss Mark Warburton feeling stung When Mark Warburton left Brentford in 2015, he confessed to feeling frustrated. Having guided the Bees to promotion from League One, and then taken t...
22:52, 2019-10-28

Beekeepers estimate the hive found in a Midland, Texas yard weighs 90 pounds and is home to thousands of bees (KWES)  If you’re driving down Princeton Avenue in Midland, Texas you might see a giant wooden box hanging about 15 feet off the ground in a tr...
07:00, 2019-08-17

Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard debut baby product line, bore daughter with birds-and-bees talk The celebrity couple launched Hello Bello baby product line just as their eldest daughter started asking big-kid questions like where do babies come ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Moscow: Refugees, locals dance to the same tune Russia accepts very few refugees. Those who come have a hard time socializing. But a local NGO has come up with an idea to change that and show them ...
19:04, 2019-09-07

Americans eat like refugees in honor of World Refugee Day TUCSON – It’s called The Ration Challenge. Thousands of American honoring World Refugee Day by rationing their food. Participants were se...
06:52, 2019-06-21

Refugees in Germany: Legal entry — without asylum Germany is increasingly making use of humanitarian admissions programs as part of its refugee policy, meaning orderly entry for migrants rather than ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

How to stay in shape and step up support for refugees At a time of year when many resolve to get fit, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, has launched a campaign to raise awareness of the huge distances many a...
15:47, 2019-04-09

‘I almost got killed’: the Hmong refugees who call the US home As Trump attempts to dismantle the resettlement program, the city of Wausau is a microcosm of the challenges and opportunities that come from welcomi...
08:52, 2019-06-28

A Million Refugees May Soon Lose Their Line to the Outside World As Bangladesh vowed to cut off mobile phone access in Rohingya camps, refugees who fled terror in Myanmar despaired over their future....
13:52, 2019-09-05

Germany: Over 600 attacks on refugees in first half of 2019 Asylum-seekers and refugees continue to be a target of attack in Germany — and they are almost always victims of far-right violence. Offenses range f...
12:20, 2019-09-05

Five EU interior ministers want quotas for shipwrecked refugees At a meeting in Malta, the three largest countries in the EU want to find a solution to the issue of distributing migrants. Will other countries foll...
19:52, 2019-09-22

Questions surround Greece's stricter course on refugees Athens has announced tougher action against migrants and refugees. New deportation camps are to be set up, while asylum applications are to be proces...
22:56, 2019-11-25

Lesbos: Hellish conditions for refugees in Moria The EU-Turkey deal may have reduced the number of people arriving through the Aegean Sea, however conditions for refugees on the Greek islands are go...
13:08, 2019-09-12

Rescued at sea: how did refugees’ lives in Europe turn out? In June 2018, Italian photographer Nicoló Lanfranchi joined the last ship patrolling the Mediterranean to save refugees. Then, over many months, he t...
12:48, 2019-10-27

History will prove Merkel right on refugees: EU's Juncker Angela Merkel was right to take in nearly 1 million refugees in 2015, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said in an interview. He also revea...
08:44, 2019-05-24

Opinion: EU chooses self-interest over compassion for refugees In the EU's game of "refugee bingo," far-right Italian Interior Minister Minister Matteo Salvini can only win. He has little reason to give in to sta...
20:00, 2019-07-18

EU breaks promise of safe passage for 50,000 refugees The EU has delivered only three quarters of a two-year program due to be completed by the end of October, DW has learnt. Among those left in limbo ar...
13:00, 2019-10-14

Gov. Doug Ducey says state will keep welcoming refugees PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey told President Donald Trump’s administration Friday the state will continue its tradition of welcoming refugee...
07:24, 2019-12-07

Fortress Europe: what happens to the refugees sent back to Libya? The EU’s efforts to stem the flow migration from Africa across the Mediterranean has meant assisting the Libyan coastguard to intercept boats. But wh...
04:40, 2019-05-08

Austrian state plans 'Ten Commandments' for refugees Refugees in Lower Austria are to be issued with "Ten Commandments of Immigration" by regional authorities. Included in the edicts is a requirement fo...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Don't 'weaponize' refugees, EU's Tusk tells Turkey The European Council president has told Turkey not to use refugees to "blackmail" the EU with regards to Syria. Meanwhile, NATO's Jens Stoltenberg wa...
14:04, 2019-10-11

How an exodus of 'Bay Area refugees' is shaking up Sacramento As thousands of tech workers move into Sacramento, the city long considered California’s overlooked middle child is enjoying the attention – for now ...
11:16, 2019-07-22

Donors pledge over $110 million to help Palestinian refugees UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Donors have pledged over $110 million to help some 5 million Palestinian refugees, an amount the head of the U.N. agency for Pa...
20:56, 2019-06-25

ECJ: Refugees cannot automatically be deported after committing crimes The European Court of Justice has ruled that countries cannot deport people who would be in serious danger in their countries of origin, even if they...
16:12, 2019-05-14

Ben Stiller implores Congress to help Syrian refugees There’s something about Syria. Ben Stiller came to Washington D.C. Wednesday and testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the human...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Photos by Syrian child refugees displayed in Birmingham Photographer Kate Green says she witnessed "immeasurable hardship" at a refugee camp in Jordan....
14:48, 2019-09-12

‘This is a wake-up call’: the villagers who could be Britain’s first climate refugees As sea levels rise, Fairbourne, sandwiched between mountains and the beach, is being returned to the waves. But where will its residents go?It is an ...
12:24, 2019-05-18

In Bosnia, refugees stuck in a country its own people leave SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — A covered-up landfill in a mine-infested part of a dysfunctional Balkan state whose own people are emigrating in ...
19:56, 2019-06-20

Up Next: Gashi, a Son of Kosovo Refugees, Is the ‘Trap Phil Collins’ A few years ago, the rising rapper was a janitor. Now he has millions of streams on SoundCloud and a deal with RCA Records....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Greek PM: EU states must do more to share burden of hosting refugees Kyriakos Mitsotakis vows to take tougher line on migration by stepping up deportations The Greek prime minister has called for sanctions to be impose...
21:08, 2019-10-04

UN refugee agency evacuates 131 refugees from Libya to Niger CAIRO (AP) — The United Nations refugee agency says it has evacuated 131 African refugees from Libya to its emergency transit center in neighboring N...
18:40, 2019-06-20

UN moves 149 refugees, asylum seekers from Tripoli to Rome UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United Nations says 149 refugees and asylum seekers have been safely evacuated from the Libyan capital to Rome. U.N. deputy...
21:16, 2019-05-30

Rohingya refugees prepare camps for Monsoon season As monsoon season begins in Bangladesh, Rohingya refugees are working with humanitarian agencies to fortify the flood-prone terrain where they have t...
13:36, 2019-05-31

Tanzania begins mass deportation of Burundi refugees Tanzania intends to deport up to 200,000 Burundian refugees by year's end. Burundi is going along with the plan, but the UN's refugee agency has obje...
21:48, 2019-10-03

Is Egypt using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip with Europe? For Syrian refugees in Egypt, crackdowns from the state and racism in society are a part of everyday life. A migration expert spoke to DW about condi...
17:56, 2019-06-17

When Rohingya Refugees Fled to India, Hate on Facebook Followed After posts on the social network contributed to Myanmar’s genocide of Rohingya Muslims, Facebook vowed to fix the problem. Then the vitriol moved to...
10:44, 2019-06-14

German bureaucracy keeps refugees out of job market, report finds A new study has found that although many refugees find work, most are in temporary positions. Researchers say that bureaucratic hurdles are just as m...
20:28, 2019-06-18

Turkish president threatens to send 3.6m refugees to Europe Recep Tayyip Erdoğan warns he will ‘open the gates’ if Syria assault is called an ‘occupation’The Turkish president has threatened to “open the gates...
16:12, 2019-10-10

Erdogan on nukes, refugees, Islamophobia — UN live updates President Recep Tayyip Erdogan used his time at the podium to discuss Turkey's 2016 refugee deal with the European Union and global Islamophobia. Rea...
18:00, 2019-09-24

'I'm like a mouse in a trap': trauma of Europe's refugees – in pictures Mental health is a critical issue for those who have fled their homes to Europe. Many feel stuck, both physically and mentally: held in limbo by immi...
15:00, 2019-09-02

Senate panel approves emergency aid for migrant refugees WASHINGTON (AP) — A key Senate panel has given bipartisan approval to a modified version of President Donald Trump’s $4 billion-plus request to...
17:08, 2019-06-19

Canada welcomed more refugees than any other nation in 2018, UN report says Overall, the number of people fleeing war, persecution and conflict worldwide ballooned to over 70 million, the United Nations report says....
21:04, 2019-06-19

Iranians criticize deputy FM over remarks on Afghan refugees TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranians have harshly criticized the country’s deputy foreign minister after he threatened to expel Afghan refugees from Ir...
22:04, 2019-05-09

In Lebanon, Syrian refugees face new pressure to go home ARSAL, Lebanon (AP) — Lebanese authorities have undertaken their most aggressive campaign yet for Syrian refugees to return home, taking action to en...
08:52, 2019-06-20

The charity using comedy to help refugees have a Bloody Good Period "Periods should not be holding back half of the population just because the other half aren't comfortable talking about it"...
16:52, 2019-09-17

The dignity of refugees: Homi K. Bhabha speaks at the Ruhrtriennale The Indian English scholar, a leading thinker in the fields of post-colonialism and integration, had food for thought for visitors at the Ruhrtrienna...
15:40, 2019-09-16

Democrats condemn reported Trump plan to bar most refugees from US Administration officials reportedly aim to slash admissionsBeto O’Rourke: ‘We need more refugees, not fewer’Leading Democrats have condemned reported...
22:32, 2019-09-06

Refugees sent to Libya under EU deal face 'catastrophic' conditions Facing the risk of exploitation, violence and torture, aid groups warn Libya is not a safe country for refugees. They argue that is reason enough for...
00:04, 2019-07-16

Wildfire near arms factory in Greece, refugees evacuated ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Firefighters are battling to contain a wildfire near an arms factory some 50 kilometers (30 miles) from Athens. The fire has fo...
13:16, 2019-06-27

Rohingya refugees rally to mark 2nd anniversary of exodus COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh — Tens of thousands of Rohingya refugees marked the second anniversary of their exodus from Myanmar into Bangladesh by rallyi...
23:24, 2019-08-26

UN agency accused of pressuring refugees to return to Bangladesh Complaint against International Organization of Migration of ‘severe concerns’ over treatment of rescued migrants in TunisiaThe UN migration agency i...
09:56, 2019-08-26

African continent ‘an example of solidarity’ towards migrants and refugees: UN chief African nations are setting an example for richer countries when it comes to the treatment of refugees, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Education remains an impossible dream for many refugees and migrants The older refugee and migrant children get, the less likely it is that they will get a quality education: less than a quarter of the world’s refugees...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Lebanon forces Syrian refugees to tear down walls BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency says Lebanese troops have entered refugee settlements in a town near the Syrian border t...
13:44, 2019-07-01

'Not without our rights': Rohingya refugees refuse to return to Myanmar Displaced families selected for repatriation say they will not go back, with lack of citizenship a sticking pointMuslim Rohingyas housed in sprawling...
03:32, 2019-08-21

'We’ve become like a family': innovative groups help refugees settle in US cities More than 2,500 refugees have settled in Cleveland, Ohio, in the last decade including many fleeing violence from the Democratic Republic of Congo Li...
12:40, 2019-12-05

Rohingya refugees turn down second Myanmar repatriation effort Bangladeshi official says potential returnees fear for their safety in Rakhine stateA second attempt to repatriate the thousands of Rohingya Muslims ...
20:00, 2019-08-22

1.4 million refugees set to need urgent resettlement in 2020: UNHCR More than 1.4 million displaced people in over 60 refugee hosting countries will need resettlement next year, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said on M...
17:44, 2019-07-01

Thousands of Syrian refugees could be sent back, says Lebanese minister Gebran Bassil claims many refugees are not living in political fear, but stay for economic reasonsAs many as three quarters of Syrian refugees in Leb...
08:16, 2019-06-15

Photo of Salvadoran refugees shows power of still images NEW YORK (AP) — From Bosnia to West Africa, she has witnessed tragedy. But the photo of two drowned Salvadoran refugees this week still left Corinne ...
06:48, 2019-06-27

EU countries agree plan to handle migrants and refugees Macron says 14 states back mechanism to redistribute people saved in MediterraneanThe French president, Emmanuel Macron, has said European countries ...
11:52, 2019-07-23

Held back from EU by Croatia, refugees stuck in Bosnia Officials near Bosnia's border with Croatia feel abandoned by the federal government and the international community. With shelters bursting at the s...
18:08, 2019-06-22

Turkey threatens to 'open the gates' to Europe for refugees The Turkish president has vowed to unblock what was once considered the main gateway for refugees seeking sanctuary in Europe. Recep Tayyip Erdogan d...
20:04, 2019-09-05

U.S. ICE deports 37 Cambodian refugees, citing criminal convictions Thousands of Cambodian refugees started new lives in the United States after fleeing the Khmer Rouge's reign of terror....
15:48, 2019-07-04

Syrian refugees in Beirut and Istanbul detained and deported Lives put at risk as thousands face forcible return to warzones under air attackCountries neighbouring the still rumbling Syrian war are rounding up ...
08:36, 2019-07-29

Don’t take African generosity towards refugees for granted, says UN refugee chief The international community must not take the generosity of Africans for granted, UN refugee chief, Filippo Grandi, told an informal meeting of Secur...
21:52, 2019-06-24

‘I thought psychologists were for crazy people’: can therapy help refugees? Their journeys over, many asylum seekers in Europe find themselves struggling with mental health problems. Seven people – and the therapists working ...
13:20, 2019-08-31

Jeff Merkley book on refugees to be published in August A book by Sen. Jeff Merkley on the conditions of refugees at the Texas border is coming out next month...
12:48, 2019-07-09

Germany's Seehofer warns refugees who take Syria vacations Refugees who return to Syria for holidays might lose their refugee status in Germany, German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer told the Bild newspaper...
17:44, 2019-08-18

Canada eases rules for Venezuelan refugees, immigrants The federal Liberals are easing immigration and refugee rules for Venezuelans amid the deepening political and economic crisis in that country....
00:36, 2019-08-21

An Argentinian company is creating cold-resistant 'super bees' to fight a drastic population decline which threatens global farming Getty In an effort to save crops amidst a drastic decline in bee populations, a startup in Argentina is producing a nutrient-packed formula that is f...
15:28, 2019-10-24

Germany: Refugees integrated into labor market 'quicker than expected' The Institute for Employment Research has revealed that approximately 400,000 refugees will be in work before the end of the year. The agency is "qui...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Muslim women and refugees won historic victories across the US in Tuesday's elections Steve Helber/AP State and local elections on Tuesday ushered in historic firsts for women and minorities across the country. Democrat Ghazala Hashmi,...
18:24, 2019-11-06

The sea captain facing jail after saving the lives of refugees – podcast Carola Rackete defied Italy’s ban on migrant rescue ships by forcing her way into the port of Lampedusa last week. She tells the Guardian’s Lorenzo T...
04:40, 2019-07-09

Tanzania president tells Burundi refugees to 'go back home' Burundi refugees should head home and not "expect citizenship" in Tanzania, said Tanzanian President John Maguful. A failed coup and deadly clashes i...
21:04, 2019-10-11

Pope Francis urges migrant-skeptic Bulgaria to welcome refugees Although Pope Francis wants the Balkan nation to open its hearts and homes to migrants, there is considerable opposition to refugees in Bulgaria. Tie...
15:24, 2019-05-05

Refugees on their own land: the West Papuans in limbo in Papua New Guinea Up to 7,000 West Papuans live in refugee villages, separated from their homeland by the wide, despoiled Fly RiverIt’s 35 years since Agapitus Kiku de...
23:12, 2019-11-30

Libya’s migrants and refugees with tuberculosis ‘left to die’ in detention centres Migrants and refugees suffering from tuberculosis are being left “effectively to die” in a Libyan detention centre south of Tripoli, the UN human rig...
18:20, 2019-06-07

Rohingya refugees steer clear of planned repatriation to Myanmar Some 3,450 Rohingya refugees were due to be sent back to Myanmar from Bangladesh, but none appeared at the repatriation center. The UN has confirmed ...
20:48, 2019-08-22

'We need freedom': Sehaq, the party space for Amsterdam's queer refugees As well as contending with racism, queer refugees face homophobia and transphobia – even from their fellow refugees. One Dutch group is trying to car...
12:24, 2019-07-31

Turkey accused of using threats and deception to deport Syrian refugees Amnesty claims people bussed out in handcuffs were beaten or signed ‘voluntary return’ forms in belief they would get blanketsHundreds of Syrian refu...
11:12, 2019-10-25

Amnesty: Turkey forced Syrian refugees back into war zone The human rights watchdog spoke with dozens of refugees who were illegally removed from Turkey and sent back to Syria without a so-called "safe zone"...
04:40, 2019-10-25

Germany: Chances of refugees gaining asylum depend on where they apply A new report has found that 22 Foreigners Offices in Germany have asylum approval rates vastly beneath the national average. Critics say a lack of go...
20:40, 2019-10-22

Rights expert calls out Hungary on refugees, NGOs, judiciary BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Council of Europe’s human rights commissioner says Hungary needs to urgently address human rights violations such ...
10:52, 2019-05-21

UN agency hails Brazil ‘milestone’ decision over Venezuelan refugees Brazil’s move to recognize thousands of refugees from crisis-wracked Venezuela through a new accelerated procedure, has been welcomed by the UN refug...
19:04, 2019-12-06

Trump Administration Reportedly Thinking of Admitting Zero Refugees Next Year Officials within the Trump administration have proposed cutting the number of refugees it admits into the U.S. next year to almost zero, according to...
14:24, 2019-07-19

South African police arrest refugees protesting xenophobia OHANNESBURG — Police in the South African city of Cape Town used water cannons Wednesday while arresting and dispersing hundreds of refugees and asyl...
21:12, 2019-10-31

Ingredients for a new life: how cooking helps refugees and migrants blend in On a Friday afternoon, in a small restaurant kitchen in the New York borough of Brooklyn, head chef Alexander Harris is giving instructions to his at...
22:32, 2019-10-16

Uncovering The Lives Of The Refugees Inside Uganda's Rwamwanja Settlement "I have always related to the idea of being black and white at the same time, but identity and belonging take on a whole new dimension as an Albino r...
13:40, 2019-06-12

Trump doubles Obama level of Christian refugees welcomed in US, now 80% The Trump administration has ended the surge of Muslim refugees into the United States during the Obama era, significantly boosting the percentage of...
21:32, 2019-07-02

Rohingya refugees shot dead by Bangladesh police during gunfight The two men had been accused of killing a ruling party official but activists say the shooting appeared to be stagedTwo Rohingya refugees were shot d...
06:32, 2019-08-25

Trump’s war on refugees is tearing down US's life-changing resettlement program Donald Trump has for two consecutive years overseen the lowest refugee admission rates since the modern resettlement system was created in 1980Tecle ...
08:08, 2019-06-26

Nilüfer Yanya On Her New Music Video And Volunteer Work With Refugees "Anyone can be a refugee at any point. Once you see the reality of the situation, that’s when you know there is no difference between you and a refug...
11:32, 2019-06-20

'Snowden refugees' in Hong Kong dream of safety in Canada As Edward Snowden releases his memoir, refugees who sheltered him in Hong Kong in 2013 are still stuck in limbo. Now facing deportation, they hope Ca...
13:28, 2019-09-17

German politicians' support for refugees prompts death threats Email warns recent murder of Walter Lübcke was first in a line of ‘upcoming purges’Several German politicians who have publicly stood up for refugees...
14:32, 2019-06-20

Nano-robots and VR for refugees: EPSRC 2019 winners – in pictures An image of a Syrian refugee using virtual reality to help researchers design a shelter has been chosen as the winner of the 2019 national science ph...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Monday’s Daily Brief: human rights in the Near East and a Forum for Refugees Monday’s top stories include: human rights issues in Syria, Iraq and the Occupied Palestinian Territory; a global forum to find coordinated solutions...
23:24, 2019-06-24

Storms and snow in Lebanon worsen plight for Syrian refugees Storm-force winds and snow across Lebanon have worsened the plight for tens of thousands of Syrian refugees who’ve been forced from their homes by ne...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Refugees Got Talent: UN-backed show aims to change perceptions Poet, dancer and a reggae singer were among those displaying their skills in SicilyA teenage poet from Nigeria, a reggae singer from Sierra Leona and...
15:56, 2019-06-23

‘Life-saving’: hundreds of refugees to be evacuated from Libya to Rwanda First group expected to leave dire detention centres in days, as UN denies reports that plan is part of EU strategy to keep refugees from EuropeHundr...
19:28, 2019-09-10

Syrian Refugees Toil on Turkey’s Hazelnut Farms With Little to Show for It On farms that produce 70 percent of the world’s hazelnuts for Nestlé, Godiva and Nutella, Syrians say they can’t earn a living wage — or much respect...
12:40, 2019-04-29

Mexico: Helping refugees go into business, a ‘win-win situation’, says UNHCR’s Grandi Through an innovative and collaborative scheme, some refugees in Mexico have started their own businesses creating what the UN refugee chief called o...
21:52, 2019-10-02

Repatriation plans stir fear among Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh Nearly 3,500 Rohingyas living in Bangladesh fear for their lives after being told they would be sent back to Myanmar. DW's Naomi Conrad and Arafatul ...
15:24, 2019-08-21

60,000 young refugees and migrants who arrived in Italy alone lack support United Nations agencies on Friday highlighted the dire needs of thousands of unaccompanied and separated children who have arrived in Italy as refuge...
18:48, 2019-11-08

Conservative MP uses campaign flyer to spread falsehoods about ‘fake refugees’ A campaign flyer from Markham-Unionville Conservative candidate Bob Saroya laid out the party's plan for immigration reform but also included falseho...
20:12, 2019-10-02

Greek nationalists' pork-and-booze barbecue targets Muslim refugees Greece's new conservative government is moving away from a once welcoming migration policy. But is increasing animosity to asylum-seekers giving cove...
00:00, 2019-11-09

Venezuelan refugees now number 3.4 million; humanitarian implications massive, UN warns As the number of refugees and migrants from Venezuela continues to rise – hitting the 3.4 million mark this month – United Nations agencies sounded t...
15:47, 2019-04-09

UN’s Grandi slams ‘toxic language of politics’ aimed at refugees migrants In a heartfelt briefing to the Security Council on Tuesday, Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, has said that, during his ...
20:40, 2019-04-09

Ben Stiller advocates for Syrian refugees in emotional testimony, urges lawmakers to 'not look away' Actor and director Ben Stiller went to Capitol Hill Wednesday to advocate for Syrian refugees and talk how the U.S. can help....
19:16, 2019-05-02

FROM THE FIELD: For refugees and migrants in Europe, healthcare’s essential but a challenge to find There are some 68.5 million people currently displaced around the world, with 25.4 million crossing national borders in search of safety....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Solidarity needed to overcome ‘isolated’ attacks on Venezuela refugees, migrants Attacks and hate speech against Venezuelans seeking shelter in neighbouring countries should be condemned “with a clear and forceful message of rejec...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Future of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh ‘hangs in the balance’ – UNHCR chief The critical needs of 1.2 million mostly Rohingya refugees in south-eastern Bangladesh were top of the agenda for a fact-finding mission to the regio...
18:04, 2019-04-26

Hungary, Poland and Czech Republic broke EU law on refugees, says court adviser Three EU member states violated the law by refusing to comply with the bloc's migrant sharing scheme, the Advocate General said. The opinion is not l...
17:52, 2019-10-31

Guterres in Turkey: UN to study ‘new settlement areas’ plan for Syrian refugees Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday presented UN Secretary-General António Guterres with a plan for resettling hundreds-of-thousands of ...
20:28, 2019-11-01

‘Harmonized’ plan launched to support millions of Venezuelan refugees and migrants A $1.35 billion appeal has been launched to meet the increasing humanitarian needs of Venezuelan refugees and migrants in Latin America and the Carib...
19:08, 2019-11-13

Behrouz Boochani, voice of Manus Island refugees, is free in New Zealand Kurdish Iranian refugee and journalist – a multiple award-winner for documenting life in Australia’s offshore detention system – has left Papua New G...
11:16, 2019-11-14

Refugees endure living hell of Greece's Moria camp on Lesbos The Greek government has vowed to do something about its overcrowded island migrant camps. But things are not getting much better, as Max Zander repo...
19:12, 2019-11-19

Lara Trump Declares That Admitting Humanitarian Refugees Was the "Downfall of Germany" Lara Trump, in a recent Fox News appearance, opined that Germany's decision to admit refugees was among "the worst things that ever happened to Germa...
20:56, 2019-04-25

Turkey vows to ‘open the gates’ to flood Europe with Syrian refugees Turkey’s president vows to send millions of refugees to Europe if its countries do not back his proposal to settle them in a Syrian “safe zone.” Pres...
23:20, 2019-10-26

Turkey takes a page out of Russian playbook; threatens to weaponize refugees Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan warned Thursday he would flood Europe with millions of Syrian refugees if European countries condemn the inva...
21:48, 2019-10-10

Pope Francis scolds countries that produce weapons but refuse refugees VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Sunday scolded countries that produce weapons for wars fought elsewhere and then refuse to take in refugees flee...
21:20, 2019-09-30

Former East German refugees mark anniversary of 1989 escape to West Former East German refugees have marked their successful 1989 escape to West Germany at the German Embassy in Prague. The event would eventually lead...
02:52, 2019-09-29

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan proposes 'safe zone' for refugees in Syria Turkish president tells UN expanded zone could resettle millions of refugees in TurkeyAn expanded “safe zone” in northern Syria could include as many...
21:32, 2019-09-24

Uganda says malaria prevalence surges, cites climate change and refugees Uganda said on Wednesday it had recorded a 40% surge in the incidence of malaria, attributing the increase to a range of factors including a refugee ...
18:08, 2019-08-14

Pentagon is last holdout as Stephen Miller tries to slash number of refugees allowed in U.S. WASHINGTON — The Pentagon is fighting against proposals by White House officials to drastically cut the number of refugees allowed into the U.S., and...
00:08, 2019-09-21

Reality check: Scheer’s claim about refugees ‘jumping the queue’ is false Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer says asylum seekers who make claims at the border are "jumping the queue." This is false, and experts say the...
22:20, 2019-09-13

'Australia is a bigger cage': the ongoing trauma of Nauru's child refugees Even after finally being transferred to Australia, the scars remain for many young refugees“I don’t live in a tent any more. Now, I live in a house m...
04:00, 2019-08-25

Snapshot of hope: child refugees share their dreams through Polaroids – in pictures To mark World Refugee Day, Save the Children invited children living in settlements in Jordan, Bangladesh and Uganda to draw their hopes and memories...
14:32, 2019-06-20

Erdoğan: I'll let Syrian refugees leave Turkey for west unless safe zone set up Turkey aims to resettle at least a third of the refugees in ‘safe zone’ within Syria, president saysThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has ...
14:28, 2019-09-05

Elizabeth May accuses Justin Trudeau of stripping refugees of their human rights Trudeau said in the debate that May’s claim that new federal rules were denying refugees’ human rights was “absolutely false.”...
06:28, 2019-10-11

Jewish descendants of refugees from Nazi period denied German citizenship Descendants of Jewish escapees from the Nazis have been denied German citizenship, despite constitutional guarantees of their right to it. Individual...
18:56, 2019-07-10

Elizabeth May accuses Justin Trudeau of stripping human rights from refugees Trudeau said in the debate that May’s claim that new federal rules were denying refugees’ human rights was “absolutely false.”...
14:08, 2019-10-11

North Korean refugees, some as young as 9, sold into China’s sex trade: report An estimated 60 per cent of North Korean girls and women in China are trafficked into the sex trade....
18:20, 2019-05-20

The reason Trump can’t solve Turkey’s Syria problem in a word: Refugees Many critics have assumed that if President Trump forcefully rebuffed Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over Trump's decision to withdraw from Syria in the now-fa...
05:28, 2019-10-18

For Trump, Syria is about oil; for Turkey it’s about refugees; for Russia it’s about influence; for the Pentagon it’s about options SALVAGE OPERATION: With Turkey’s five-day ceasefire in Syria due to expire at 3 p.m. today, the Pentagon is busy working on options to continue the f...
14:12, 2019-10-22

Now Canadian citizens, some Syrian refugees able to cast federal ballot for first time A few thousand people born in Syria have become Canadian citizens since 2015, and will be able to exercise their democratic right to vote this fall....
21:16, 2019-08-10

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Days 2 and 3: Tank and The Bangas 'Spaceships' + The Roots 'Act Too (The Love Of My Life)' You’re getting a twofer today; it’s a celebration, bitches! This weekend I made my way up to Philadelphia for the 12th annual Roots Picnic (whole art...
11:12, 2019-06-04

With security improving in DR Congo’s Kasai, thousands of refugees head home from Angola As security has improved in the restive Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), some 8,500 refugees have left the Lóvua settlement in...
22:08, 2019-08-23

Cyclone Fani hits India, UN moves to protect vulnerable refugees in Bangladesh One of the strongest storms to batter India in decades made landfall near the northeastern coastal city of Puri on Friday morning. UN agencies are mo...
22:28, 2019-05-03

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: funding for Palestine refugees, families today, tech surveillance This Tuesday, we cover: a key fundraising conference for the UN Palestine refugee agency (UNRWA); a new UN report on families in 2019-2020; a call by...
21:28, 2019-06-25

Pope's aide takes 33 refugees to Rome after visit to 'shameful' Lesbos camp Churches urged to host families as aide says ‘animals live better’ than people in campsAn aide to Pope Francis has urged Catholic churches across Eur...
14:36, 2019-12-05

North Korea refugees use YouTube to reveal life inside Hermit Kingdom SEOUL, South Korea — Wearing a fedora, Jang Myung-jin shouts “Hello, comrades!” as he starts his YouTube broadcast, titled “A North Korean man, Tango...
19:32, 2019-09-26

How 'Bay Area refugees' shook up the city long considered California's 'middle child' As thousands of tech workers move in, Sacramento is enjoying its moment in the sun – but the clouds are gatheringPhotographs by Salgu WissmathJoan Di...
09:36, 2019-07-02

Reality Check: Statue of Liberty poem was written to welcome Jewish refugees, experts say While experts say there are a number of interpretations of the poem inscribed on the foot of the Statue of Liberty, they agree that Ken Cuccinelli's ...
20:16, 2019-08-14

Immigration officials slammed for using Google Translate to vet refugees' social media posts The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has been slammed for using the Google Translate tool to vet refugees’ social media posts....
19:32, 2019-09-27

Soho shop invites Londoners to walk a mile in refugees' shoes A shop in Soho is inviting Londoners to walk a mile in the shoes of a refugee living in the capital....
09:40, 2019-06-16

In aftermath of Libya airstrike deaths, UN officials call for refugees and migrants to be freed from detention “As a priority, we ask that 5,600 refugees and migrants currently held in centres across Libya be freed in an orderly manner and their protection gua...
17:36, 2019-07-12

Church under fire for nativity scene depicting Jesus, Mary and Joseph as caged refugees Karen Clark Ristine, senior minister of Claremont United Methodist Church near Los Angeles, shared a photo on Facebook of the holy family as refugees...
21:16, 2019-12-09

Youth, indigenous peoples, migrants and refugees boost hope for human rights: Guterres People’s rights are under fire “in many parts of the globe,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the Human Rights Council on Monday, before in...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Church nativity scene depicts Jesus, Mary, and Joseph as refugees separated in cages LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Methodist church in California has unveiled a nativity scene depicting Jesus, Mary and Joseph as refugees in cages. The Los Ange...
16:12, 2019-12-09

I fled Nazi Germany. I hope the US doesn't turn its back on refugees | Aryeh Neier Trump has made hostility to migrants and asylum seekers the running theme of his presidency. But asylum saved my family from certain deathWhen Krista...
19:12, 2019-07-01

Trump admin weighs letting states, cities deny entry to refugees approved for resettlement in U.S. WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering a new policy that would allow state and local jurisdictions to deny entry to refugees who have b...
03:20, 2019-08-22

Monday’s Daily Brief: drug-resistant diseases, Venezuelan refugees, fighting in Tripoli, and hate speech Top stories this Monday includes: 10 million people could die every year due to the rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria; 300,000 Venezuelan childre...
18:48, 2019-04-29

Palestine refugees’ relief chief warns Security Council money to fund Gaza operations will run out in mid-June The head of the UN relief and works agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) warned on Wednesday that despite weathering a “truly existential crisis” ov...
21:04, 2019-05-22

Shepherd's Bush home with rock’n’roll roots: Westwick House ⁠— in the same starry street as The Who singer Roger Daltrey's childhood home ⁠— is for sale Daltrey's bandmates were also local lads, while other bands who can trace their roots back to W12 include Sex Pistols and The Libertines....
08:00, 2019-06-19

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: Slow progress on women and peace, rights in Kashmir, Venezuela refugees, Guterres on key Syria talks A recap of Tuesday’s top stories: ‘Real change’ too slow for women’s peace and security role; UN rights chief urges India to ‘unlock’ Kashmir restric...
21:32, 2019-10-29

Alexander Vindman and twin brother are Ukrainian refugees and Army lieutenant colonels who both now work in Trump White House The U.S. Army officer who has emerged as a key witness in the impeachment proceedings against President Trump is from a family of Jewish refugees who...
18:28, 2019-10-29

Charlie Sheen roots for ex Brooke Mueller as she seeks help: She's 'where she needs to be' "I hope she gets the help she needs," Charlie Sheen said of his ex wife, Brooke Mueller's choice to enter a trauma center.    &#...
20:08, 2019-08-09

Trump spent his first rally since the impeachment inquiry mocking Biden for 'kissing Barack Obama's a--' and launching into a tirade against Somali refugees Leah Millis/Reuters President Donald Trump hosted his first rally since the start of the impeachment inquiry in Minneapolis on Thursday, spending a s...
17:52, 2019-10-11

Turkey's plan to flood Europe with millions of refugees if it is condemned for attacking Syria is a real and dangerous threat, officials warn REUTERS/Stringer Turkish threats to send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe's doorstep if it is sanctioned or condemned for its military intervent...
14:08, 2019-10-11

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: ‘Appalling’ conditions in Syria camp, precarious SDG progress, South Sudan, Palestine refugees and mining in Mongolia A recap of Wednesday’s top stories: ‘Inhumane conditions’ in Syria’s Al Hol camp worsening; SDG progress risks going backward; food insecurity in Sou...
23:20, 2019-09-11

Al Roker roots for the 'talented' Tamron Hall ahead of 'Climate in Crisis' series debut Al Roker, who previously hosted the "Today" show's third hour with Tamron Hall, applauds her new syndicated talk show, which premiered Sept. 9. ...
16:04, 2019-09-13

'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order' returned to the franchise's roots, and the result is an authentic 'Star Wars' experience fan will love EA/Respawn Entertainment Electronic Arts' "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" is a single-player game designed to invoke the same spirit of mythic adventu...
15:28, 2019-11-16

Google says Google Translate can't replace human translators. US immigration officials have used it to vet refugees. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Documents shared with ProPublica reveal that immigration officials have been told to vet refugees' social media posts using...
12:28, 2019-09-27

Ben Stiller advocates for Syria crisis relief efforts at committee hearing: ‘Refugees are real people with real stories’ The actor, who is the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations’ refugee agency, appeared in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wedn...
21:48, 2019-05-01

'The View': Whoopi Goldberg slams Trump for labeling some Bahamian refugees 'gang members' Whoopi Goldberg slammed President Trump after he suggested that some Bahamians seeking refuge in the U.S. are "gang members" and "drug dealers." ...
00:28, 2019-09-11

'Finding Your Roots' host Gates on Trump tweet: 'Go home? Guess what? We're all home' 'Finding Your Roots' host Henry Louis Gates Jr. rejected divisive questions about American identity: "We're all home. This is our home...
23:40, 2019-07-29

Watford v Crystal Palace: match preview Crystal Palace have banked six points without conceding after a brutal run of competitive defeats against Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester City. Roy...
13:08, 2019-12-06

Boris Johnson's Andrew Neil interview row rumbles on as Tories all but rule it out The row between Boris Johnson and Andrew Neil escalated today as the Prime Minister all but ruled out being quizzed by the BBC broadcaster....
13:08, 2019-12-06

Jennifer Lopez Wants To Do More Than Just Perform at the 2020 Super Bowl Jennifer Lopez is a jack of all trades. To prove that, she's ready to not only perform at the 2020 Super Bowl, but also play in it. During an appeara...
13:28, 2019-12-06

General election: Corbyn reveals 'confidential' Northern Ireland Brexit report – live news Labour leader says government report states Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal will be ‘highly disruptive’Tory ministers back candidates accused of Islamoph...
13:44, 2019-12-06

Law scholar Jonathan Turley threatened after testimony in Trump impeachment hearings A law professor called by Republicans as a witness in this week’s impeachment proceedings said he’s received threats over his testimony. ...
14:40, 2019-12-06

Massive animals in Australia died from humans and climate change, study says Nearly 42,000 years ago, massive animals such as six-foot-tall birds, 23-foot long lizards and wombat-like creatures the size of a Buick could be see...
14:44, 2019-12-06

Nurses reveal the meaning of code words they use that patients don't understand Mike Ansell/NBCU Photo Bank If you've ever been a patient in the ER or a doctor's office, odds are you've heard a nurse throw around some unusual wor...
15:00, 2019-12-06

U.K. election: Johnson, Corbyn go head-to-head for final election debate Johnson pushed for the December vote, which is taking place more than two years early, in hopes of winning a majority and breaking Britain’s politica...
15:00, 2019-12-06

Wozniacki: I'm retiring after Australian Open "Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki has announced that she will retire from tennis after the Australian Open in January."...
15:16, 2019-12-06

Russia braces for four-year Olympic ban over doping scandal "Russia could be hit with a four-year Olympic ban on Monday for flouting anti-doping rules, a punishment local officials have said would be unfair an...
15:16, 2019-12-06

BREAKING Florida navy base on lockdown after active shooter opens fire — 10 shot There are reports of an active shooter at a US naval air base in Pensacola, Florida, with many people warning others to stay away from the military b...
15:36, 2019-12-06

Florida: two dead including suspect in naval air station shooting US navy confirmed deaths in Friday incident in PensacolaTen have been taken to area hospitals, according to news outletsAuthorities say a shooter kil...
15:48, 2019-12-06

The Daydream of the 1960s Ended 50 Years Ago at Altamont. Here’s What the Rolling Stones’ Official Photographer Saw That Day Ethan Russell has a funny story about the late Jim Marshall, who helped create the archetype of the rock ‘n’ roll photographer. Marshall,...
16:28, 2019-12-06

Watford in talks with Nigel Pearson to take manager’s job till end of season • Pearson’s deal could be extended if spell is successful• Former Leicester manager sacked by OH Leuven in FebruaryWatford are closing in on the appo...
16:36, 2019-12-06

How to schedule a Google Hangout using Google Calendar Shutterstock You can easily schedule a Google Hangout via the Google Calendar site. You can invite multiple guests to attend your Google Hangout on a...
17:28, 2019-12-06

The Crown Season 4's Prince William, Princess Diana and Everything We Know So Far Sure, The Crown season three has only been out roughly for a month now, but if you, dear reader, are anything like us, you're ready and hungry for ne...
18:28, 2019-12-06

In Response to a 23,000 Signature Petition, Amazon Agrees to Stop Selling Mercury-Laden Skin Bleaching Products A major battle was recently won in the war on colorism, with the biggest retailer in the world cracking down on the sale of skin-bleaching products. ...
19:32, 2019-12-06

Warriors vs. Bulls odds, spread: 2019 NBA picks, Dec. 6 predictions from advanced computer The SportsLine projection model has a pick for the clash between the Warriors and Bulls. Here are the results:...
19:40, 2019-12-06

Cambridge Analytica deceived Facebook users, says FTC Firm engaged in deceptive practices about data for voter profiling and targeting and relating to EU-US Privacy Shield frameworkUS regulators on Frida...
20:08, 2019-12-06

Why Your 'Spotify Wrapped' Recap Has Songs You've Never Listened To It’s that time of year again. Spotify is here to tease you remind you about your musical habits over the past many months. Most people should have a ...
20:12, 2019-12-06

Enjoy Kacey Musgraves and James Corden’s Holly Jolly Christmas Rom-Com Medley The weather outside is frightful, but James Corden and Kacey Musgraves’ 14-song Christmas rom-com medley is delightful. So take a shot or two o...
20:44, 2019-12-06

6 time-saving services that take care of everyday tasks so you can get some hours back in your day Instacart Instagram Time is one of our most valuable resources — and some tasks just take up too much of it. Luckily, if you're looking to save...
20:52, 2019-12-06

The Story of Henry Lee Lucas, the Notorious Subject of Netflix’s The Confession Killer Henry Lee Lucas was a notorious self-proclaimed serial killer who confessed to committing as many as 600 murders. But as detailed by the new Netflix ...
22:20, 2019-12-06

Kamala Harris Wasn't Allowed to Fail Up Like a White Boy A lot led to Kamala Harris’ campaign collapsing before the first ballot was cast in the Iowa caucuses....
23:28, 2019-12-06

Glaring St. John’s weakness will be tested by West Virginia The honeymoon period has yet to end. In most St. John’s fans’ eyes, new coach Mike Anderson can still do no wrong. Seven wins in nine games will do t...
05:48, 2019-12-07

New advertisement for Ryan Reynolds' Aviation Gin trolls the widely-mocked Peloton holiday ad Screenshot Twitter/YouTube Actor Ryan Reynolds shared a cheeky advertisement for his gin label Aviation Gin, and one of the actresses may look famili...
07:08, 2019-12-07

Tim Dowling: Dowling HQ is occupied. Even the cat’s food bowl isn’t safe ‘What an unexpected pleasure,’ my wife says, at the sight of Billy the lurcherIt is Sunday evening, and my wife and I are returning from a weekend aw...
08:12, 2019-12-07

Billie Eilish says she believes Trump will be reelected: 'Some people just love horrible people' Singer Billie Eilish reportedly said she thinks President Trump will likely be reelected in 2020 which makes her “heart break.”...
10:44, 2019-12-07

The Bhopal disaster victims still waiting for justice 35 years on – in pictures Photographer Judah Passow has documented those were affected by the Bhopal disaster 35 years ago, which killed an estimated 25,000 people ad has left...
12:40, 2019-12-07

Yellow vesters join pension protests, clash with police in Paris The marchers appear to be emboldened by the biggest national demonstrations in years Thursday that kicked off a mass strike-and-protest movement agai...
19:56, 2019-12-07

'Sonaldo!' - Mourinho compares Tottenham wonder-goal to Barcelona strike "Jose Mourinho compared Son Heung-min\u0027s wondergoal to an effort scored by iconic Brazilian striker Ronaldo Nazario for Barcelona in 1996."...
20:08, 2019-12-07

Biden, Sanders and Booker at Democratic presidential forum – watch live The Guardian is partnering with Teamsters to host the 2020 presidential candidates in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for a town hall event Continue reading......
21:32, 2019-12-07

Anthony Joshua masterfully gains revenge over Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia Anthony Joshua maturely dominates a woefully out of shape Andy Ruiz to regain the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles The post Anthony Joshua masterf...
00:20, 2019-12-08