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British rabbi treated in hospital after street attack by teenagers

British rabbi treated in hospital after street attack by teenagers

Police in Britain are investigating an attack on a rabbi Sunday that left him needing hospital treatment. Officers went to the location in Chigwell, just outside London, on Sunday afternoon following reports of a religiously aggravated assault, Essex Police said in a statement Monday. “It is believed that two teenagers stepped out in front of…MORE

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has strained medical services and left families reeling. Here are five organizations you can support to help victims

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has strained medical services and left families reeling. Here are five organizations you can support to help victims

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict has boiled over into another violent episode, leaving families in the region reeling from tragedy. Since Monday, Israeli airstrikes into Gaza have killed more than 190 Palestinians and injured more than 1,200 others, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. Militant rocket fire from Gaza into Israel has killed 10 Israelis, officials there…MORE

One person was killed and three others injured in a Toronto shooting

At least one person is dead and three others injured after a shooting in a Toronto suburb Sunday, Toronto police said. Witnesses in Etobicoke said they saw a man get out of his vehicle and begin shooting at the intersection of Willowridge Road and Eglinton Avenue West around 2:30 p.m. ET, police said on Twitter.…MORE

Neanderthal cave discovery and more top space and science stories this week

Neanderthal cave discovery and more top space and science stories this week

The colorful handprints of ancient humans. A spacecraft beyond the solar system. They couldn’t be more different, but some of the first known cave art and the Voyager 1 spacecraft are among humanity’s most iconic creations. It can stop you in your tracks when you think about the fact that humans were making art thousands…MORE

Volcanoes could still be active on Mars

Volcanoes could still be active on Mars

The barren landscape of Mars makes the planet seem like a quiet, frozen desert where nothing has happened for billions of years except for the occasional dust storm. New research, however, suggests that the red planet has a more recent history of activity — and it could still be volcanically active. Scientists still are trying…MORE

China has successfully landed a rover on Mars, state media says

China has successfully landed a rover on Mars, state media says

China has successfully landed its rover on Mars, according to state media, becoming the second country in history to have a rover on the red planet. The rover, Zhurong, named after a god of fire in Chinese mythology, landed Saturday morning at the pre-selected area in Utopia Planitia on Mars, according to the state-run Xinhua…MORE

Scientists bring to life nearly 100 baby sharks through artificial insemination

Scientists bring to life nearly 100 baby sharks through artificial insemination

Sharks are as fascinating as they are endangered, and scientists have been sounding the alarm on the rate at which shark populations are declining. Sixteen out of 31 oceanic shark species are now critically endangered or endangered, a study published in the journal Nature found earlier this year. The number of oceanic sharks and rays…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Monday’s Dirt

Nick Jonas was hospitalized after injuring himself doing…something…Saturday night. It’s very weird. It’s a very big secret what he was doing but whatever it was, the injury was so bad that he had to be taken to the hospital in an ambulance. He’s said to be fine now. Bill Gates is rumored to have had…

Friday’s Dirt

Remember when Ellen owned those ‘toxic workplace’ rumors? Well, she’s backtracking. Now she’s claiming it was the ‘misogynistic press.’ She feels it was ‘too coordinated.’ So why did 3 people lose their jobs than? I know Chris has been waiting on this, we finally have a date for the ‘Friends’ reunion. The special will air…