WASHINGTON | Kushner-linked firm targets richer areas in program for poor

WASHINGTON — A real estate investment firm founded by President Donald Trump‘s son-in-law and White House adviser Jared Kushner is betting big on the administration’s Opportunity Zone tax breaks. But New York-based Cadre isn’t that interested in steering its investors to the poorest, most-downtrodden areas that the program seeks to revitalize. Cadre tells investors in … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Kushner-linked firm targets richer areas in program for poor

PARIS | Strasbourg remembers victims of the Christmas market attack

PARIS— Residents of the eastern French city of Strasbourg filled a city square Sunday for a memorial to the four people shot dead and the dozen wounded by a gunman at their famous Christmas market. The hour-long ceremony took place in Kleber Square by the city’s Christmas market, near where the gunman opened fire on … Continue reading PARIS | Strasbourg remembers victims of the Christmas market attack

MINSK, Belarus | New Ukrainian Orthodox leader gives 1st liturgy, urges unity

MINSK, Belarus  — In his first liturgy as head of the newly christened Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Metropolitan Epiphanius called for Ukrainians to unite under the new church and pray for peace in Ukraine. Ukrainian bishops met Saturday and voted to approve a charter for the new church and elect a leader. Moscow has vigorously protested … Continue reading MINSK, Belarus | New Ukrainian Orthodox leader gives 1st liturgy, urges unity

PARIS | Yellow vest protesters still block French traffic circles

PARIS— Yellow vest protesters are occupying dozens of traffic roundabouts in France, even as their movement for economic justice appears to be losing momentum on the fifth straight weekend of demonstrations. Some protesters remained Sunday despite a call by Interior Minister Christophe Castaner to free the traffic roundabouts. Eight people have died in incidents tied … Continue reading PARIS | Yellow vest protesters still block French traffic circles

Tips on Learning Tools in WordPress Like a Pro

The world’s most popular open source content management system, WordPress, is a great choice for many.  It gives a great bold look and offers highly customized blogs without needing to learn years and years of coding. There are literally millions of websites making money because of the existence of WordPress.  Learning WordPress is really easy, … Continue reading Tips on Learning Tools in WordPress Like a Pro

KIGALI, Rwanda | 2 killed in attack in Rwanda, near border with Burundi

KIGALI, Rwanda— At least two Rwandan civilians were killed and eight injured when attackers set fire to three passenger vehicles in the southern Nyamagabe district, which borders Burundi, said a Rwandan army official. “We have been watching the situation in this area for some time now and have a good idea of who is behind … Continue reading KIGALI, Rwanda | 2 killed in attack in Rwanda, near border with Burundi

BERLIN | Prosecutor: Bavarian stabbing suspect has long arrest record

BERLIN — Bavarian authorities say the 38-year-old German man arrested in connection with stabbing three women in Nuremberg last week has a long criminal record, including a sexual assault conviction. The three separate stabbings took place late Thursday and all the women are still in the hospital being treated for their injuries. Authorities said Sunday … Continue reading BERLIN | Prosecutor: Bavarian stabbing suspect has long arrest record