US drops ‘Mother of all Bombs’ on ISIS target in Afghanistan

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/04/moab.jpg?quality=90&strip=all The US has dropped “the mother of all bombs” on ISIS fighters and hideouts in Afghanistan — the largest non-nuclear explosive ever used in wartime, the Pentagon said Thursday. The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air…


Assad Says Videos of Dead Children in Syria Chemical Attack Were Faked

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/04/14/world/middleeast/14Syria/14Syria-moth.jpgSyria’s president intensified on Thursday a propaganda counterattack against Western accusations that he had ordered a lethal chemical weapons bombing last week on civilians, asserting that videos of victims, including dead and convulsing children, had…


Hungary Law That Could Close Soros-Backed University Faces Uncertainty

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/04/13/world/13Hungary/13Hungary-moth.jpgBUDAPEST — Even as a top European Union official on Wednesday questioned the wisdom of a new Hungarian law that seemed intended to shut down a university, the government of Prime Minister Viktor Orban appeared…


Last ‘Cocaine Cowboy’ arrested after 26 years in hiding

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/04/cocaine_cowboys_arrest_142502135.jpg?quality=90&strip=all&w=375&h=441&crop=1The last of South Florida’s infamous “Cocaine Cowboys” was busted this week after spending 26 years on the lam, according to reports. Gustavo Falcon in an undated photo.AP Deputy marshals nabbed Gustavo “Taby” Falcon, 55,…


U.N. Condemns Killing, Torture and Detention of Gay Men in Chechnya

https://static01.nyt.com/images/2017/04/14/world/14Chechnya/14Chechnya-moth.jpgLONDON — United Nations experts demanded on Thursday that Chechnya halt the abduction, detention, beating and killing of gay and bisexual men, after weeks of reports about violent repression there. “These are acts of persecution…




Germany still searching for those behind Dortmund bus attack

https://www.thestar.com/content/dam/thestar/news/world/2017/04/13/germany-still-searching-for-those-behind-dortmund-bus-attack/germany4.jpg.size.xxlarge.original.jpgBERLIN—German investigators said Thursday they have found no evidence so far that an Iraqi detained after the Borussia Dortmund bus attack was involved in the bombing, but he is a suspected of membership of Daesh….


Freak accident leaves motorcyclist decapitated

https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2017/04/ambulancelights.jpg?quality=90&strip=all A motorbike rider was decapitated in a gruesome freak accident when an out-of-control driver knocked down a utility pole that left a veritable garrote of wires stretched across a suburban street. The morbid Rube…