With the US Department of Agriculture a casualty of the shutdown, farmers like this one are feeling the pain.
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Hezbollah and its allies are reported to have made significant gains in parliament Hezbollah’s leader says the Iran-backed militant Shia group and its allies have achieved “victory” in Lebanon’s first parliamentary elections since 2009. Although the official results have not been announced, Hassan Nasrallah said their gains guaranteed the protection […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A school official told local media that the girls were kept in an “activity centre” Police in India’s capital Delhi have registered a complaint against a girls’ school where 16 students were locked up in the basement for five hours. The girls were reportedly detained because their parents had […]
Image copyright Robert Goodman Image caption Mr Goodman, 56, teaches in West Palm Beach, Florida Robert Goodman had run out of options. When the Florida history teacher was diagnosed with colon cancer in May 2018, he used up the last of his annual sick leave to receive treatment. By July, with his leave now all […]