It’s the Weekend!

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

As Ramadan winds to a close.

Self-taught, spurred on by love: Senegal's star food blogger

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

As a girl, Karelle Vignon-Vullierme loved eating the Beninese dishes her mother cooked but never bothered following her into the kitchen to learn how to make them herself.

Ramadan earns prime spot on Gulf fashion calendar

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

From Dolce & Gabbana to Michael Kors, major brands are catering to lucrative Gulf markets during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

California man vists Disneyland 2,000 days in a row

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

As one of the world's largest entertainment companies, Disney is used to adoring fans but one man has topped them all, visiting its California theme park 2,000 days in a row.

Electric vehicles inefficient way to reduce CO2 emissions: study

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Subsidizing the purchase of electric cars in Canada is an inefficient way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that is not cost effective,

Whales shrank before populations crashed: study

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

he body size of some whale species diminished by several metres decades before 20th-century factory fishing caused their populations to collapse

Fake news' US pizzeria invasion man jailed for four years

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

A man who invaded a pizzeria in the US capital firing an assault rifle, after fake news reports of a child smuggling ring, was given a four-year prison sentence Thursday.

'El Chapo' to sue Netflix over series: lawyer

Fri, Jun. 23, 2017

Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman plans to sue Netflix and Univision for allegedly defaming him with a TV series about his life