Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

 

Original Alcoholics Anonymous manuscript heads to auction

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The original manuscript that launched what became Alcoholics Anonymous will be auctioned off after nearly a year of legal wrangling, a California auction house said on…


Benghazi looks to preserve historic buildings shattered by war

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – In Benghazi’s historic center, many of the landmark Ottoman and Italian-era buildings have been wrecked by years of war.


Indonesian Islamic university bans burqas on campus

JAKARTA (Reuters) – An Indonesian state Islamic university faced criticism from Muslim groups and activists on Wednesday after it banned female students from wearing full-face veils citing fears over…


U.S. turns to music in bid to woo Cambodians

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – With U.S.-Cambodian relations at a low and Chinese influence growing, Washington is trying a new way to win hearts and minds: sponsoring a well-known Cambodian musician to sing…