3) Houthi spokesman Yahya Saree says attack “one of the largest executed by our forces” in #SaudiArabia, claiming it came after “thorough intelligence and monitoring” as well as coordination with locals, threatening: “upcoming operations will expand more” https://t.co/223VyxfH6w https://t.co/EzVpgqWDgc

Construction jobs losses likely to push unemployment higher and interest rates lower

This week’s jobs data is expected to show unemployment rising another notch, a trend that is unlikely to change anytime soon as residential construction rolls over from its peak early last year.

         September 14, 2019 at 09:00PM https://ift.tt/30gjbbZ

Sequel to Handmaid’s Tale fleshes out story of Gilead and one of its biggest villains

In The Testaments, author Margaret Atwood re-enters her dystopia to answer questions about its creation, its eventual demise — and Aunt Lydia.

         September 14, 2019 at 08:11PM https://ift.tt/2AicLi1

From a ‘sea of Jews’ to a desert of 1

Australia is home to 91,000 Jews. But in this mining town there is just one. His name is Josh.

         September 14, 2019 at 08:08PM https://ift.tt/2ZWu0Un

U.S. Sec. of State blames Iran for strikes on Saudi oil sites that have caused the Kingdom to reportedly shut down half of its production https://t.co/nPyWC53P3H

From a ‘sea of Jews’ to a desert of 1

Australia is home to 91,000 Jews. But in this mining town there is just one. His name is Josh.

         September 14, 2019 at 08:08PM https://ift.tt/2ZWu0Un

From a ‘sea of Jews’ to a desert of 1

Australia is home to 91,000 Jews. But in this mining town there is just one. His name is Josh.

         September 14, 2019 at 08:08PM https://ift.tt/2ZWu0Un

‘Through the mosque’: Inside Malaysia’s unconventional approach to decriminalising drug use

Proposed decriminalisation of drug use and a harm reduction approach is very progressive compared to past governments in Malaysia, but social attitudes may still need change.

         September 14, 2019 at 08:07PM https://ift.tt/2ZZfueL

Trump confirms that the US killed Osama bin Laden’s son

United States President Donald Trump says the death of Hamza bin Laden, son of slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and suspected leader of the militant group, “undermines important operational activities of the group”.

         September 14, 2019 at 08:06PM https://ift.tt/34NleYo

Who is Frank Bainimarama, the former Fiji coup leader turned climate change crusader?

How did Fiji’s former coup leader, rejected by Australia and the international community, become a democratically elected leader and global climate change ambassador?

         September 14, 2019 at 08:06PM https://ift.tt/31ng6s3