Tag Archives: away

Hero refugee chased gunman away from New Zealand mosque

Hero refugee chased gunman away from New Zealand mosqueWhen Afghan refugee Abdul Aziz saw a man brandishing a gun outside his mosque in Christchurch, he ran towards the attacker armed with the only weapon he could find — a hand-held credit card machine. Seven people were killed when a white supremacist stormed Linwood Masjid — the second mosque he attacked on Friday — as worshippers knelt to pray.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Ilhan Omar suggests Obama was a 'pretty face who got away with murder'

Ilhan Omar suggests Obama was a 'pretty face who got away with murder'Representative Ilhan Omar has suggested Barack Obama is a “pretty face” who “got away with murder”. The Minnesota Democrat implied the former president’s “hope and change” message was an illusion – saying his immigration policies involved detaining children at the southern border and pointing to his repeated use of lethal drone strikes overseas. The article characterised her description of the former Democrat president’s policies as operating within the same “fundamentally broken framework” as Mr Trump.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Omar throws shade at Obama: 'We don't want anybody to get away with murder because they are polished'

Omar throws shade at Obama: 'We don't want anybody to get away with murder because they are polished'Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., is an outspoken critic of President Trump. But she’s also critical of his predecessor.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Grandma goes viral after posing on iceberg and drifting away: 'I thought it was safe'

Grandma goes viral after posing on iceberg and drifting away: 'I thought it was safe'Judith Streng went viral after dangerously posing on an iceberg that started drifting away from shore during a trip to Iceland.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

This Grandma Is Being Called the Iceberg Queen After She Was Swept Away on a Chunk of Ice in Iceland

This Grandma Is Being Called the Iceberg Queen After She Was Swept Away on a Chunk of Ice in IcelandAll hail the grandma swept away on iceberg in Iceland for making winter travel more interesting and fun.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

U.S. high court turns away religious rights case over church grants

U.S. high court turns away religious rights case over church grantsThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday bypassed a chance to further expand the ability of religious entities to receive public funding, leaving in place a lower court ruling that blocked a New Jersey county from giving historic preservation grants to churches. The justices opted not to hear appeals of the ruling by New Jersey’s top court that Morris County violated a state constitutional ban on using public funds to repair places of worship when it gave millions of dollars to 12 churches under its grant program for local historic preservation projects. The dispute could have given the justices an opportunity to build on a major 2017 Supreme Court ruling that opened the door to more taxpayer funds going to religious institutions.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Trump Was Right to Walk Away From Kim

Trump Was Right to Walk Away From KimOn Thursday afternoon, President Donald Trump cut short his summit in Hanoi with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. “Sometimes you have to walk,” Trump explained later at a press conference. Trump said Kim demanded a full lifting of sanctions in exchange for only partial denuclearization.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Trump Walked Away From North Korea Talks. That's Not Such a Bad Thing

Trump Walked Away From North Korea Talks. That's Not Such a Bad ThingThe consensus among experts was that a whimper was a better way to conclude the summit than a bang



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Lesbian couple turned away by Indiana tax preparer four years after Mike Pence signed anti-LGBTQ law

Lesbian couple turned away by Indiana tax preparer four years after Mike Pence signed anti-LGBTQ lawA married lesbian couple in Indiana were turned away by a tax preparer when they attempted to file their taxes jointly last week, making them one of many victims of the state’s anti-LGBTQ laws. Bailey and Samantha Brazzel got married last July and decided to file their taxes jointly for the first time. The couple went to Carter Tax Service in Russiaville to meet with Nancy Fivecoate, a tax preparer Ms Bailey used for the last four years.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

`Going Away Party` for School Shutting Down Because of Student`s Death Causes Controversy

`Going Away Party` for School Shutting Down Because of Student`s Death Causes ControversySome parents are outraged a California school for kids with special needs is holding a "going away party" after one of its own students died after being restrained by staff.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines