Decades of Black history were lost in an overgrown Pennsylvania cemetery until a group of volunteers unearthed more than 800 headstones

Decades of Black history were lost in an overgrown Pennsylvania cemetery until a group of volunteers unearthed more than 800 headstones

North York, Pennsylvania CNN  —  Before she became one of America’s most-decorated Special Olympics athletes, before the made-for-TV movie and the shared stages with actor Denzel Washington and Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, Loretta Claiborne was a great-granddaughter – of one Anna Johnson. Johnson died mysteriously after the 1969 race riots in Claiborne’s hometown … Read more

9 recommendations at the end of the “Clinical Chemistry” conference

9 recommendations at the end of the “Clinical Chemistry” conference

Dubai (Etihad) The activities of the American Society of Clinical Chemistry Middle East Conference 2022 (AACC) ended yesterday with the participation of more than 950 experts, doctors and specialists from different countries of the world at the Grand Hyatt Dubai. Experts at the conference, which was held under the supervision and organization of Live Diagnostics … Read more

Macron welcomes French questions on climate ahead of COP27

Macron welcomes French questions on climate ahead of COP27

PARIS (AP) – French President Emmanuel Macron released a selfie video on social media platforms on Saturday asking the public to send him questions about what France should do about climate change and biodiversity. Thousands of responses quickly poured in. Several were hostile or questioned his sincerity, but they also included tough questions on fossil … Read more

Toomaj Salehi: Family fears for life of rapper ‘violently arrested’ after urging Iranians to protest

Toomaj Salehi: Family fears for life of rapper ‘violently arrested’ after urging Iranians to protest

CNN — “One person’s crime was that her hair flowed in the wind. Someone’s crime was that he or she was brave and outspoken.” These lyrics could cost the Iranian rap artist Toomaj Salehi his life. In any other country, he could have easily rapped about the daily problems his countrymen face without consequence. But … Read more

The launch of the COP 2022 climate summit… and my thanks: I am convinced that Egypt will find support from you

The launch of the COP 2022 climate summit… and my thanks: I am convinced that Egypt will find support from you

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (CNN)–The 27th edition of the climate summit “COP 2022” kicked off on Sunday in the coastal city of Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said in a speech: “I thank you for choosing my country, Egypt, to host this most important and largest international event, and I am … Read more

FIFA urges World Cup teams to focus on football rather than politics

FIFA urges World Cup teams to focus on football rather than politics

GENEVA (AP) – Top FIFA officials have urged the 32 teams preparing for the most political World Cup in the modern era to focus on the game in Qatar and avoid imparting lessons in morality. A letter urging teams to “let football take center stage” was sent by FIFA president Gianni Infantino and general secretary … Read more

Iran protests: Children among 10 feared dead in repression, Amnesty says

Iran protests: Children among 10 feared dead in repression, Amnesty says

CNN — Up to 10 people, including children, are feared to have been killed on Friday in a crackdown on protests by Iranian security forces in the southeast of the country, human rights watchdog Amnesty International said. In several Twitter posts on Friday, Amnesty said security forces had fired live ammunition at “peaceful protesters from … Read more

Iran drones: Tehran admits supplying drones to Russia before Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine

Iran drones: Tehran admits supplying drones to Russia before Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine

CNN — The Iranian government acknowledged for the first time on Saturday that it had sent a limited number of drones to Russia in the months before the start of its invasion of Ukraine. The statement by Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian comes after previous denials by Tehran that it had supplied Russia with weapons … Read more

See what happened in the moments after the reported assassination attempt on Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Imran Khan

See what happened in the moments after the reported assassination attempt on Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Imran Khan

See what happened in the moments after the reported assassination attempt Pakistan’s former prime minister Imran Khan was shot in the leg at a rally, according to a party official who said the incident was an assassination attempt. This is written by CNN’s Sophia Saifi.

4 Palestinians killed in flare-up as Israel counts votes

4 Palestinians killed in flare-up as Israel counts votes

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) – Israeli forces killed at least four Palestinians in separate incidents Thursday, including one who stabbed a police officer in east Jerusalem and three others in Israeli raids in the occupied West Bank. The violence flared as Israel tallied the final votes in national elections held this week, with former Prime … Read more