Kenya re-imposes anti-polio program on parents

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Kenya re-imposes anti-polio program on parents

Written by Staff Writer Nearly 600 Kenyans from across the country were diagnosed with polio over the last two years. Of those, a quarter have been children, and the World Health Organization (WHO) has…

Cyndi Lauper’s ‘Is This a Room’ to close on Broadway

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Cyndi Lauper’s ‘Is This a Room’ to close on Broadway

Broadway’s “Is This a Room” and “Dana H.” will close early. The musical “Is This a Room” starring Cyndi Lauper will close March 8, the nonprofit Actors’ Equity Association said. The company opened in…

In profile: Alitalia, Italy's failed airline

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In profile: Alitalia, Italy’s failed airline

The Alitalia airline was hailed by many as Italy’s answer to Air France – but six years after it was acquired by a consortium of airlines and banks, the carrier is up for sale….

Human trafficking charges against two women in Canada

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Human trafficking charges against two women in Canada

Image copyright Tim Weiner Image caption Ms Montes was among the group held in the hotel room at the height of the raid An 18-year-old woman from Venezuela, who ran away from her family,…

Lebanon has unearthed Syria-linked network of spies

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Lebanon has unearthed Syria-linked network of spies

Lebanon’s national security chief says he has uncovered a network of Syrian spies meddling in security affairs, as investigators probe an explosive device that ripped through a commercial area in the city’s port early…