On Friday, major car rental agency Hertz tweeted that it would stop providing discounts on cars to members of the notorious National Rifle Association (NRA), following last week’s massacre at a Florida high school.
Teachers in the US state of West Virginia will continue a strike through next week, as disagreements between educators and the state governor and lawmakers over low pay and lack of health benefits continues to seek a resolution.
Germany has confirmed a cash surplus and GDP growth for 2017, in spite of political infighting and economic threats to the country, including an ongoing immigration crisis.
UNITED NATIONS (Sputnik) - The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution introducing a 30-day truce on Syrian territory to allow the medical evacuation of those injured and provide access to number of regions for humanitarian convoys.
Volcano Ebeko is a natural sight featuring quite often in news reports, as it frequently stages spectacular "ash" shows for those living on Russia’s Sakhalin island as well as guests to the picturesque Far Eastern region.
CAIRO (Sputnik) - As many as nine people were killed and 21 others injured as a result of a bus accident near Egypt's northern city of Alexandria, local media reported Saturday.
Russia's Su-57 fifth-generation fighter jet is specifically designed for air superiority and attack roles. Two such planes were reportedly spotted in the skies above Syria earlier this week.
This is the latest in a string of discoveries announced in an area closely tied to the Late Period of the Pharaonic era and the Ptolemaic dynasty, which ruled Egypt following its conquest by Alexander the Great.
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