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CBC Top StoriesMay 11, 2021
28 Palestinians killed in Gaza as Israel hits Hamas with airstrikes; rockets kill 2 Israelis
A confrontation between Israel and Hamas sparked by weeks of tensions in contested Jerusalem escalated Tuesday, as Israel unleashed new airstrikes on Gaza while militants barraged southern Israel with hundreds of rockets.

Hamas Fires Rockets at Tel Aviv as Israel Hits Gaza With Airstrikes (Int'l Herald Tribune)

NPR Headline NewsMay 11, 2021
Biden Administration Urges Israelis And Palestinians To De-Escalate Conflict
The White House has urged Israelis and Palestinians to de-escalate violence. Israeli airstrikes on Gaza have killed at least 28 people and two Israeli women were killed by Hamas rocket fire Tuesday.

MSNBC Int'l NewsMay 11, 2021
30 killed as Israel, Hamas exchange fire and unrest spreads beyond Jerusalem
Israel would "increase both the intensity of the attacks and the rate of attacks," Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said.

ABC NewsMay 11, 2021
9 dead, 21 injured in school shooting in Russia
At least seven children and two adults have been killed in a mass shooting at a school in the Russian city of Kazan, according to local authorities.

Russia school shooting: Deadly tragedy leaves country in shock (BBC News Front Page | World)
Russia to tighten gun rules after school shooting (BBC News Front Page | World)

Int'l Herald TribuneMay 11, 2021
The Latest News on the Colonial Pipeline Shutdown
The national average for a gallon of regular gasoline rose 2 cents on Tuesday, and some airlines began to take small measures in response to the shutdown.

BBC News Front Page | WorldMay 11, 2021
Man City win Premier League after Man Utd defeat
Manchester City win a third Premier League title in four years after closest challengers Manchester United lose to Leicester City.

Soyuncu header gives Leicester win at Man Utd to hand title to Man City (BBC Front Page)

Christian Science Monitor--worldMay 11, 2021
Putin orders review of gun laws after deadly Kazan school attack
A lone teenage gunman opened fire at a school in Kazan, Russia, killing nine people, including seven children, and injuring nearly 20 more. The motive of the gunman, a former student at the school, remains unclear.

BBC News Front Page | WorldMay 11, 2021
NRA bankruptcy: US judge dismisses case
The powerful gun-rights lobby now faces a lawsuit in New York that could see it dissolved.

US judge throws NRA bankruptcy petition out of court (FT.com - Europe)
Judge Dismisses NRA Bankruptcy Case, Heightening Risk For Dissolution Of Group (NPR Headline News)

ABC NewsMay 11, 2021
Prosecutor seeks hate crime charges, death penalty in spa shootings
A Georgia district attorney will seek the death penalty and hate crimes charges against Atlanta spa shootings suspect Robert Aaron Long.

FT.com - EuropeMay 11, 2021
Tel Aviv targeted by rocket attacks from Gaza
Escalation of conflict with Netanyahu ordering air strikes on Palestinian targets

Int'l Herald TribuneMay 11, 2021
Atlanta Spa Shootings Were Hate Crimes, Prosecutor Says
The district attorney in Fulton County will seek the death penalty against the suspect in the shootings, saying he targeted some victims because they were of Asian descent.

CNN WorldMay 11, 2021
At least 7 children killed in Russian school shooting
Seven children were killed and at least 16 people injured on Tuesday after a gunman opened fire in a school in the Russian city of Kazan, according to the country's National Anti-Terrorism Committee.

At least 9 people, including 7 children, killed in shooting at Russian school (MSNBC Int'l News)

CBC Top StoriesMay 11, 2021
India's COVID-19 crisis shows no signs of easing as variant first spotted there poses a global concern
India's coronavirus crisis showed no sign of easing on Tuesday, with a seven-day average of new cases at a new high and international heath authorities warning the country's variant of the virus poses a global concern.

MSNBC Int'l NewsMay 11, 2021
At least 7 killed and 22 injured in Russian school shooting
At least seven people were killed and 22 injured after a gunman attacked a school in the Russian city of Kazan. NBC News' Matt Bodner breaks down who could be behind the attack and how the Kremlin is responding.

Washington Post World NewsMay 11, 2021
Covid-19 live updates: WHO scientist describes India numbers as ‘very worrying,' with fatalities and infections being undercounted
India reported just over 329,000 new infections, which is a decrease from previous days but could mean the surge is moving to less monitored regions.

WHO labels a Covid strain in India as a 'variant of concern' — here's what we know (CNBC World News)

Int'l Herald TribuneMay 11, 2021
Israel-Gaza, Spa shootings, Obesity drugs: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing
Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.

CNN WorldMay 11, 2021
NATO exercises sweep Europe amid Russian escalation, rising tensions between Moscow and US
Lit only by an orange floodlight, a single file of camouflaged men crept along the wall of a small, dark Romanian port on the Black Sea. Suddenly, they opened fire on the two men guarding a darkened warehouse with broken windows.

NewsweekMay 11, 2021
Video Shows Rockets Being Intercepted by Missiles, Lighting Up Tel Aviv Sky
As the confrontation between Israel and Palestinian groups persists, hundreds of rockets collide with the Iron Dome, lighting up the night sky. The air strikes have killed and injured dozens as the U.S. calls for calm.

FT.com - EuropeMay 11, 2021
Wall Street ends lower as inflation debate intensifies
Fed governor Lael Brainard and investor Cathie Wood weigh in on volatile day for markets

NPR Topics: NewsMay 11, 2021
Medina Spirit Allowed To Run In The Preakness Amid Controversy Over Failed Drug Test
After previously accusing critics of "cancel culture," trainer Bob Baffert admitted Tuesday that the horse had been given an ointment containing the offending drug in the days leading up to the Derby.

BBC Front PageMay 11, 2021
Rockets target Tel Aviv after Gaza tower destroyed
Militants attack the Israeli city after an air strike brings down a tower block in Gaza.

CNBC World NewsMay 11, 2021
Photos show rising tensions between Israel and the Palestinians amid rocket attacks

CNBC World NewsMay 11, 2021
Children killed, many wounded, in Russian school shooting
Several children and a teacher are reported to be among the dead following a shooting in a school in Russia on Tuesday, according to news reports.

NYTimes GlobalMay 11, 2021
Diet Companies See Gains as Americans Try to Drop Pandemic Pounds
In recent weeks and months, as people have ventured out more often, business has jumped for companies that sell plans to help lose weight.

Washington Post World NewsMay 11, 2021
WHO classifies variant found in India as being of global concern
French President Emmanuel Macron called the move pragmatic and said the E.U. will focus on more "effective" vaccines.

NewsweekMay 11, 2021
McCarthy Hired Trump Official Who Helped Organize Stop the Steal Rally Preceding Capitol Riot
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) hired Brian Jack, a key adviser to former President Donald Trump, in March after dialing back his criticism of Trump's role in the January 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol.

NYTimes GlobalMay 11, 2021
A Black Colonel Takes Command of a Key Marine Corps Brigade
The assignment gives Col. Anthony Henderson, whose promotion to brigadier general takes effect in July, further opportunity for advancement in a service that has had few African-American leaders.

NPR Topics: NewsMay 11, 2021
Former Trump Officials To Defend Federal Response To Capitol Riot
Former acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller is set to testify that he was cautious about allowing military intervention during the siege on Jan. 6.

ABC NewsMay 11, 2021
3 men accused in Ahmaud Arbery killing plead not guilty to hate crime charges
3 men accused in Ahmaud Arbery killing plead not guilty to federal hate crime charges

NPR Headline NewsMay 11, 2021
Hikes In Gas Prices Fueled In Part By Panic Buying
The Colonial Pipeline hack is an issue for the government and energy industry, but won't have a huge effect on national gas prices. Some areas may see temporary shortages, due in part to panic buying.

CNBC World NewsMay 11, 2021
Man City crowned 2020-21 Premier League champions
Manchester City have been crowned 2020-21 Premier League champions after Manchester United's defeat to Leicester.

‘We've never seen anything like this before' - Richards on how Man City won Premier League title (BBC Front Page)

NewsweekMay 11, 2021
Why Are Gas Prices Rising? States See Increase of 6 Cents a Gallon
People, on average, are spending more than a dollar more per gallon for gas than they did this time last year.

BBC Front PageMay 11, 2021
Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.

ABC NewsMay 11, 2021
Fauci, Walensky defend CDC messaging in heated Capitol Hill hearing
Dr. Anthony Fauci and CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky testify before a Senate Committee on the government's efforts to combat COVID-19.

NewsweekMay 11, 2021
Gas Prices Hit Highest Rate in 6 Years After Cyberattack Paralyzes Pipeline
The Colonial Pipeline being forced to close has also resulted in widespread fuel shortages, particularly at stations along the East Coast.

BBC Front PageMay 10, 2021
WHO says India Covid variant of 'global concern'
The WHO says the B.1.617 mutation spreads more easily than other variants and requires further study.

ABC NewsMay 10, 2021
AP-NORC poll: Biden approval buoyed by his pandemic response
President Joe Biden is entering the next phase of his administration with the steady approval of a majority of Americans

NYT Middle EastMay 10, 2021
Violence Shakes Israel, With Rocket Fire and Police Battling Palestinians
Gaza officials say nine people were killed. The exchange followed clashes between the Israeli police and Palestinian protesters at Al Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem after a week of increasing tensions.

Israeli police change route of contentious Jerusalem march (ABC News)
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