88-year-old man honours wife’s memory by making blankets for disadvantaged children

Before Delores Shelbourne passed away, she and her husband of 66 years passed their time making blankets for local charities. Now, her husband is continuing their work even after her death. Eighty-eight year-old Clayton Shelbourne — who admits he was “never the seamstress” in the operation — has picked up the scissors and thread to […]

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Israel postpones vote due to Britney Spears concert

The singer is set to perform her first concert in Tel Aviv on July 3, the same day as the Israeli Labor Party’s primary election. Leave it to Britney to shake up international politics. “We delayed the vote one day, to July 4. We couldn’t hire enough security for the election because of the Britney […]

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Dutch men hold hands in solidarity with beaten gay couple

AMSTERDAM — In a simple act of solidarity, same-sex couples and many others across the Netherlands have held hands this week to protest the beating of two gay men — an attack that shook a nation that has long prided itself on its tolerance. The beating in the eastern city of Arnhem was far from […]

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