Iceland’s Bardarbunga Volcano Rumbles
SNIPPET: One week after an earthquake swarm first warned of magma on the rise, a volcanic eruption has started near Iceland’s Baroarbunga volcano, the Icelandic Met Office announced today (Aug. 23). Read more
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|In Washington, Second Thoughts on Arming Police
By MATT APUZZO and MICHAEL S. SCHMIDT
President Obama has ordered a comprehensive review of the government’s decade-old strategy of outfitting local police departments with military-grade body armor, officials say.
By ADAM NOSSITER and BEN C. SOLOMON
At the government hospital in Kenema, Sierra Leone, the deputy nurse matron is one of perhaps three women on the original Ebola nursing staff who have neither gotten sick nor fled.
By LAURIE GOODSTEIN
A top Vatican ambassador, or nuncio – who serves as a personal envoy of the pope – was accused of sexual abuse of minors