""These are useful skills in life, because you never know what you can expect.""
Student, Yevpatoria School
""There are still too many people who are left out of that recovery and acceleration of growth.""
IMF Managing Director
"Give up attempts to solve the existing problems by force."
Russian Foreign Minister
""Inequality is not inevitable, it's not like the weather. It's a policy choice.""
Oxfam’s head of policy on inequality.
""It's unbecoming for a cardinal to ski badly.""
Pope John Paul II
""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
"The US is enduring an unprecedented crisis of trust... The root cause is the lack of objective facts and rational discourse"
President and CEO, Edelman
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
Residents begin to return home after Hurricane Irma ravages parts of thr US and the Caribbean.
Moodys' costs damage from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma at 200 billion dollars.
Hurricane Irma carved a path of destruction across the Caribbean and onto mainland US. Watch it sweep across the Atlantic here:
Hurricane Irma is losing strength and could weaken to a tropical depression by Tuesday, the US National Hurricane Center has said.
Irma has been downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm with sustained winds of up to 110 km per hour.
Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Florida as a category 4 storm
Florida is said to be facing the ‘‘most catastrophic” storm in its history, after Hurricane Irma made landfall.
The giant weather system has
After tearing through the Caribbean, the deadly Hurricane Irma has begun to batter Florida with water levels rising on the coast of the US state.
After battering the north coast of Cuba, Hurricane Irma is heading towards the US southern state of Florida.
In one of the country’s largest
The Caribbean Island of Saint Martin is scrambling to prepare for its second major storm in less than week.
At least five people were killed when
The category five storm is expected to affect as many as 26 million people before blowing itself out.
Hurricane Irma is likely to be downgraded to Category 4 upon landfall in Florida, the National Hurricane Center says.
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The fierce winds, surf and rain are en route for a possible landfall in Florida at the weekend.
US braces for Hurricane Irma
Hurricane Irma is now a dangerous Category 5 storm - the most powerful seen in the Atlantic in over a decade. And it's now barrelling toward the Caribbean and southern United States.
After spending nearly three decades on death row Mark Asay was executed without any incident
An annual competition for Earnest Hemmingway lookalikes took place in Key West, Florida, on Sunday.
Around 400 people gathered for the underwater 'concert' on the sea floor at the Looe Key Reef, where divers swayed to music played on waterproof speakers.
Firefighters in Florida have been struggling to contain wildfires
More lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgendered people (LGBT) were killed last year in the United States than in the previous 20.