Egypt activists challenge mental disability stigma

Ghada Tosson waits anxiously outside an Egyptian high school in the Helwan district south of Cairo as her daughter with Down's syndrome sits her end-of-year exam.Winning the chance to sit standard high school tests took years of fighting in a country w...

Almost 500 to face judges in Turkey’s biggest coup trial

Nearly 500 people arrested in the crackdown following the failed July 15, 2016 coup in Turkey go on trial Tuesday accused of conspiring to oust the government from an air base seen as the plotters' hub.A total of 486 suspects will go on trial in a purp...

How to build an Earth Oven and why you should

Many cultures of the past, and many still today, utilize Earth Oven cooking, and the ground types in which these ovens are located and constructed also vary greatly; ground types and vegetation always affect an Earth Oven cook and construction.

Clooneys to help 3,000 Syrian children in Lebanon

George and Amal Clooney plan to help nearly 3,000 Syrian refugee children go to school this year in Lebanon, where the United Nations says around 200,000 Syrian refugee children are out of education.More than one million Syrians -- including over 500,0...

Tennis: US Open preparation heats up for No. 2 Halep

Second-ranked Simona Halep has the longest current run in the world top 10, reached her second career Grand Slam final in June and defends a title next week in Toronto.But the 25-year-old Romanian is looking for the big prize that has eluded her, a Gra...

On Top Of a Cloud Announces Licensing Agreement with MediaNet

On Top Of a Cloud is pleased to announce the licensing of "Ottoman Odyssey" and "Though a Rainbow," by MediaNet, "the most advanced on-demand audio management and publishing platform…bringing participating artists' music into the company's massive...

Trump fires Scaramucci after 10 days as communications chief

Three sentences that spell the end of Anthony Scaramucci's short-lived tenure as the White Hosue Communications Director... US media reported that President Trump fired Scaramucci after just 10 days in the job, at the request of the new Chief of Staff,...