November 21, 2018

Duchess Meghan reunites with women at Hubb Community Kitchen and helps them cook in revamped kitchen

Jenny Zarins via Getty Images(LONDON) -- Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, visited the Hubb Community Kitchen in West London today and helped prepare meals with a group of female survivors of the deadly Grenfell Tower fire, two months after partnering on a charity cookbook. The Duchess of Sussex is supporting a new charity cookbook, 'Together: Our Community Cookbook', which celebrates the power of cooking to bring communities together. #CookTogether pic.twitter.com/XEclxgQjR4 — K..
November 21, 2018

US Navy hospital ship treats 14,500 patients halfway through mission to help Venezuelan refugees

Kris R. Lindstrom/Navy(NEW YORK) -- Medical staff from a U.S. Navy hospital ship have already seen about 14,500 patients during the first half of the ship's mission to Central and South America to assist Venezuelan refugees who have fled their country in the wake of a devastating economic crisis that has caused shortages of food and medical supplies. The USNS Comfort hospital ship departed Norfolk on Oct. 11 for an 11-week deployment and has since assisted patients in Ecuador, Peru and Colo..
November 20, 2018

North Korea detonates DMZ guard posts at southern border

ak_phuong/Getty Images(SEOUL, South Korea) -- North Korea blew up 10 of its front-line guard posts in the Demilitarized Zone separating the two Koreas on Tuesday in accordance with agreements made with South Korea earlier this year. The explosions were carried out simultaneously within a four-minute time frame after the North notified the South of the project, according to South Korea’s Defense Ministry. North Korean soldiers have been destroying the brick structures over the past couple of week..
November 20, 2018

London’s latest skyscraper is shaped like a giant tulip and is 1,000 feet tall

DBOX(LONDON) -- London already has a number of strangely named skyscrapers: the Gherkhin, the Cheese Grater and the Walkie Talkie. Now another may soon soar above the city's skyline. Architects Foster + Partners want to construct “a new public cultural and tourist attraction,” with a design based on, of all things, a tulip. The project is a joint venture, with financial backing from the J. Safra Group. The Tulip skyscraper would not include office space. Instead, there will be bars, restaur..