Rockets hit Turkish base in northern Iraq | News

Rockets hit Turkish base in northern Iraq |  News

An Iran-backed militia quickly claimed responsibility for the attack, with Turkish officials saying no injuries or damage were reported. A group of rockets targeted a Turkish military base in northern Iraq, officials from the semi-autonomous Kurdish region of Iraq and a Turkish Defense Ministry official said. An Iranian-backed militia, the Ahrar al-Iraq Islamic Resistance Brigade … Read more

Myanmar’s anti-coup forces remain optimistic about airstrikes | Conflict News

Myanmar’s anti-coup forces remain optimistic about airstrikes |  Conflict News

Resistance to military rule in Myanmar has been defined by optimism. When the military first took power on February 1, 2021, the mass peaceful protests that emerged were reminiscent of a jubilant street party. Protesters sang in the streets, wore silly costumes and carried humorous signs. There were no illusions about what might happen next … Read more

Italy on high alert as anarchists attack diplomatic missions

Italy on high alert as anarchists attack diplomatic missions

The Italian government has tightened security at its diplomatic missions around the world in response to “a crescendo of terrorist attacks” by an informal anarchist network acting in solidarity with an imprisoned Italian activist, the foreign minister said on Tuesday. Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani cited nearly a dozen attacks since late November, ranging from vandalism … Read more

George Santos’ ‘Solid’ Karaoke Cover of ‘Hallelujah’ Revealed on Smule: Report

George Santos’ ‘Solid’ Karaoke Cover of ‘Hallelujah’ Revealed on Smule: Report

Another of his “covers” was blown off. Disgraced rep George Santos may be guilty of spouting outrageous lies, but no one can deny he’s serious about karaoke. Rolling Stone reported that the 34-year-old Long Island native apparently has an old account on singing app Smule – in which he can be heard singing classics from … Read more

Woman found lookalike – and killed her to fake her own death: prosecutors

Woman found lookalike – and killed her to fake her own death: prosecutors

A German woman is accused of murdering a lookalike she found on Instagram in an elaborate attempt to fake her own death. The alleged perpetrator – identified only as Sharaban K., 23 – killed beauty blogger Khadidja O., also 23, in Ingolstadt, Germany last August, investigators say. Khadidja O. had been brutally stabbed more than … Read more

Death toll in Pakistani mosque bombing rises to 100 | Crime News

Death toll in Pakistani mosque bombing rises to 100 |  Crime News

The death toll in Monday’s suicide bombing at a mosque in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar has risen to 100, a medical official says, as the South Asian country faces to a growing security challenge from armed groups. “So far, 100 bodies have been brought to Lady Reading Hospital,” spokesman for the city’s largest … Read more

Myanmar invited to Asian military meeting co-chaired by US | Military News

Myanmar invited to Asian military meeting co-chaired by US |  Military News

Next month’s meeting focuses on maritime security and will include exercises to combat the smuggling of people, drugs and weapons. Myanmar’s military, which seized power in a coup two years ago, has been invited to attend a regional military meeting co-chaired by Thailand and the United States. The five-day ASEAN Defense Ministers Meeting Plus (ADMM-Plus) … Read more

Kid Cudi Thinks Drake Is Nerdy, According to Consequence

Kid Cudi Thinks Drake Is Nerdy, According to Consequence

Kid Cudi thinks Drake is a cornball, according to Consequence. On January 27, YouTube channel The Art of Dialogue shared part of their full interview with frequent Kanye West collaborator Consequence, who recounted an encounter he witnessed between Cudi and Drake at a dinner party for the one of Ye’s birthdays. “I’m in the middle … Read more

Ukrainian Zelenskyy says Russia’s ‘great revenge’ has begun | Russo-Ukrainian War

Ukrainian Zelenskyy says Russia’s ‘great revenge’ has begun |  Russo-Ukrainian War

Russia has begun its “great revenge” for Ukraine’s resistance to its invasion, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said, as Russian forces claimed a series of further gains in his country’s east. Zelenskyy has been warning for weeks that Moscow is aiming to step up its assault on Ukraine after about two months of virtual stalemate … Read more

James Cromwell shares the story behind his final line in ‘Babe’

James Cromwell shares the story behind his final line in ‘Babe’

James Crowell is a prolific actor who has starred in many well-known roles, including Farmer Hoggett in the beloved 1995 film babyfor which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Now Cromwell has revealed there’s a much deeper meaning behind the iconic scene at the end of baby when he says, … Read more