Five Russian men on the run from military service have been living in a South Korean airport for months

Five Russian men on the run from military service have been living in a South Korean airport for months

Seoul, South Korea CNN — Five Russian men who fled the country following Moscow’s military mobilization order last September have been stranded for months at South Korea’s Incheon International Airport after authorities refused to take them in. Three of the men had arrived in October, the other two in November, their lawyer Lee Jong-chan said. … Read more

Radioactive capsule missing in Western Australia, search underway

Radioactive capsule missing in Western Australia, search underway

CNN — Officials have warned the public about the risks involved in touching a small capsule containing a radioactive substance that was lost in transit in Western Australia. The silver, round capsule, measuring about an inch in diameter and about an inch high, contains a small amount of radioactive caesium-137, a substance used in gauges … Read more

At least seven people have been killed in an attack on the synagogue in Jerusalem, Israeli police say

At least seven people have been killed in an attack on the synagogue in Jerusalem, Israeli police say

CNN — Israeli police say at least seven people were killed and three injured in a shooting near a synagogue in Jerusalem on Friday amid high tensions in Israel and the Palestinian territories. Two people were injured in a separate shooting in Jerusalem’s City of David neighborhood on Saturday, according to police and ambulance services. … Read more

Flybe flights canceled after UK airline ceases trading

Flybe flights canceled after UK airline ceases trading

London CNN — British airline Flybe has “suspended trading” and canceled all scheduled flights, the company and the British Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said on Saturday. “Flybe, which operated scheduled services from Belfast City, Birmingham and Heathrow to airports in the UK and to Amsterdam and Geneva, has ceased trading,” the CAA said in a … Read more

At least seven people have been killed in an attack on the synagogue in Jerusalem, Israeli police say

At least seven people have been killed in an attack on the synagogue in Jerusalem, Israeli police say

CNN — Israeli police say at least seven people were killed and three injured in a shooting near a synagogue in Jerusalem on Friday amid high tensions in Israel and the Palestinian territories. Friday’s gunman was also later killed by police, according to police, in what police chief Yaakov Shabtai described as “one of the … Read more

The German parliament officially commemorates LGBTQ victims of the Nazi regime for the first time

The German parliament officially commemorates LGBTQ victims of the Nazi regime for the first time

Berlin CNN — Germany’s parliament on Friday for the first time focused its annual Holocaust memorials on people who were persecuted and killed for their sexual or gender identity during World War II. Campaigners in Germany have worked for decades to create an official ceremony to commemorate the LGBTQ victims who were persecuted under the … Read more

American tourist fined for driving rental car over medieval Italian bridge

American tourist fined for driving rental car over medieval Italian bridge

Editor’s Note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about destinations opening up, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest on aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. Rome CNN — The Ponte Vecchio, a beautiful ancient bridge spanning the River Arno in the Italian city … Read more