Can people in today’s Germany mourn their dead without whitewashing their country’s past?
Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lara Alqasem arrived at Ben Gurion international airport near Tel Aviv two weeks ago Israel’s Supreme Court has overturned a ban on a US student from entering the country over her alleged support of an anti-Israel boycott campaign. Lara Alqasem travelled from Florida to Tel Aviv on a student visa […]
Image copyright Getty Images Infamous Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger has been found dead in a US federal prison in West Virginia. The 89-year-old was discovered unresponsive in his cell at the maximum security facility shortly after being transferred there from a Florida jail. US media report the former mob boss was killed on Tuesday […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mueller-Korenek cycled at the take-off speed of an Airbus A340 A US woman has broken the long-standing cycling world land speed record. Denise Mueller-Korenek rode a custom bike at an average of 183.932 mph (296.010 km/h) across the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah on 16 September. Following a racing […]