Shinzo Abe hot air balloon. Image: Metropolico.org / Flickr / CC 2.0.
You don’t have to be an avid follower of international news to have heard about the terror attack at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport – Turkey’s biggest and Europe’s third largest hub for air travel. Most likely carried out by ISIS, the attack killed 42 people and wounded hundreds of others on June 28.
Fighters from the 101st Infantry Division. Picture used with permission from the Division's media office.
In 1946, French fashion designer Jacques Heim released a woman’s swimsuit he called the “Atome” (French for “atom”) – a name selected to suggest its design would be as shocking to people that summer as the atomic bombings of Japan had been the summer before.
Outsiders are once again attempting to alleviate political conflict in Venezuela.