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New Zealand Begins Gun Buyback Prompted by Mosque Attacks

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 04:14
Gun owners turned in semiautomatic weapons to the police as the first buyback events were held, prompted by the Christchurch mosque attacks.

Boris Johnson, the divisive Brexit-backing populist or the charming liberal metropolitan? UK has no idea which leader it'll get

CNN - Sat, 2019-07-13 04:10
Boris Johnson's sister once said that as a child, he wanted to be "World King" when he grew up.

Here's how storms and hurricanes get their memorable names

CNN - Sat, 2019-07-13 04:04
A hurricane may seem less threatening it when it's called "Barry."

After another attempted coup, what’s next for Sudan?

Washington Post - Sat, 2019-07-13 04:00
The power-sharing agreement between the military and uprising organizers faces new challenges.

Saturday, July 13, 2019 Daily Mass Reading

Daily Readings - Sat, 2019-07-13 04:00
Daily Mass Readings from the Catholic Lectionary, based on the New American Bible and approved for use in the United States of America.

You can also read Daily Readings and view Daily Reflections by visiting www.usccb.org/bible/readings/

Are 8 Out of 10 Women Really Wearing the Wrong Bra Size?

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 03:50
Retailers are fixated on a pervasive statistic that says 80 percent of women are buying the wrong bra. Why?

Why Did This Extinct Bird Have Such a Weird, Long Toe?

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 03:50
The Cretaceous Period flier, trapped in amber 99 million years ago, had features unlike any bird living today.

Chasing My Shadow as a Cancer Patient in Talk Therapy

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 03:50
A psychiatrist with incurable cancer wonders whether his own sessions in therapy will die with him.

U.S. Service Member Is Reported Killed in Afghanistan

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 03:38
The brief announcement on Saturday from the NATO-led mission did not provide a name or other details.

As Tropical Storm Barry Strengthens, FEMA Is Already Stretched Thin

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 02:07
Three years of brutal disasters mean fewer trained FEMA workers are available to help victims of Barry -- or whatever storm comes after it.

Why Everyone Wants to Go Back to the Moon

NY Times - Sat, 2019-07-13 02:07
Something of a new lunar race is underway, but the motivations differ from what put men on its surface 50 years ago.

Tyler Skaggs' mom threw the first pitch. Then his team threw a no-hitter

CNN - Sat, 2019-07-13 01:56
On the eve of what would have been pitcher Tyler Skaggs' 28th birthday, the Los Angeles Angels threw a combined no-hitter.

On National French Fry Day, your questions about fries, answered

CNN - Sat, 2019-07-13 01:54
From curly to crinkle-cut, shoestring to steak, poutine to disco, July 13 is about celebrating one of the most popular side dishes in the world.
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