How to find the best summer travel bargains – Fox News

It may be a little chilly in some part of the country, but not for long– vacation season is straight ahead. While he summer is one of the busiest times of year to fly, my advice is the same as always when is comes to flying: Don’t pay a penny more than you have to. […]

Malala Yousafzai on Trump’s travel ban, college plans – CBS News

Malala Yousafzai on Trump’s travel ban, college plans – CBS News

Human rights activist Malala Yousafzai has some impressive credentials for her college applications. After surviving a 2012 Taliban attack, she became the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. She also wrote a best-selling book and the audio version won a Grammy award. She continues advocating education for women and girls worldwide, but the 19-year-old […]

Best Travel Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses for April – Motley Fool

Best Travel Credit Card Sign-Up Bonuses for April – Motley Fool

The average family spends $1,145 per person on summer vacations every year, according to American Express. But you can save big bucks by finding a good sign-up bonus on your next credit card. The top sign-up bonuses may require you to pay an annual fee, but the benefits could easily outweigh the costs for you, […]

UK lawmakers allege that foreign states may have interfered in the Brexit vote – VICE News

U.K. lawmakers have alleged that a foreign government may have interfered with the Brexit vote via a voter-registration website, but they don’t seem to have any firm evidence, leading one expert to accuse the MPs of crying wolf. Amid ongoing investigations into Russian interference in the U.S. election and fears that similar campaigns may be targeting the upcoming French […]

Living standards in UK fall for the first time since 2014 – The Guardian

Rising prices and stagnant wage growth have resulted in the first fall in living standards in two and a half years, according to official figures. Labour market data from the Office for National Statistics showed that regular pay in the UK in February was 1.9% higher than a year earlier and is running below the […]

Boko Haram ‘plot to attack UK and US embassies foiled’

Boko Haram ‘plot to attack UK and US embassies foiled’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Boko Haram is fighting to create an Islamic state in Nigeria Nigeria’s spy agency says it thwarted a plot by militant Islamist group Boko Haram to attack the UK and US embassies in the capital Abuja. Six people were arrested last month in connection with the plot, the Department of […]

South Africa mourns the death of Ontlametse Phalatse

South Africa mourns the death of Ontlametse Phalatse

Image copyright Kopano Tlape Flickr Image caption Jacob Zuma called Ontlametse Phalatse a “brave young fighter” A woman who captured the hearts of many South Africans for her brave battle against premature aging disorder progeria has died aged 18. Doctors had said Ontlametse Phalatse would not make it past the age of 14. President Jacob […]

Somali security forces ‘rescue sailors’ from Indian ship

Somali security forces ‘rescue sailors’ from Indian ship

Media captionIs piracy returning to Somalia? Somali security forces have rescued eight sailors who were kidnapped by pirates, an official says. The pirates hijacked the Indian cargo ship last month, seizing the 10-man crew and holding them for ransom. Security forces freed the vessel and two of the crew on Monday. The pirates escaped with […]

British Rwanda ‘plot’ woman Violette Uwamahoro back in UK

British Rwanda ‘plot’ woman Violette Uwamahoro back in UK

Image copyright Uwamahoro Image caption Mrs Uwamahoro was reunited with her husband and two children who were vocal in favour of release A pregnant British woman from Leeds who was arrested in Rwanda on suspicion of plotting to undermine President Paul Kagame is back in the UK. Violette Uwamahoro was granted bail last month by […]

Iran election: Ahmadinejad registers despite Khamenei warning

Iran election: Ahmadinejad registers despite Khamenei warning

Image copyright EPA Image caption Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said the warning against running was “just advice” Former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has registered as a candidate in Iran’s presidential election, despite being told not to by the Supreme Leader. Mr Ahmadinejad, a hardliner who served two terms between 2005 and 2013, filed paperwork for the 19 May […]