BEST WAYS TO IMPRESS YOUR VALENTINE It’s Valentine’s Day, one of the few days of the year (along with Christmas and her birthday) where you make a little bit more of an effort than usual to show your sweetie just how much you care.
BEST PLACE$ TO FIND $OME GREAT BARGAIN$ Here at the QUEENS LEDGER/BROOKLYN STAR, we figured it was our civic duty to point out a couple of establishments worthy of showcasing during these difficult times.
Police fired shots in the air and tear gas when a group protesting against Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza running for a third term in office approached the U.S. embassy in the capital on Tuesday, the U.S. embassy said. "The riot police deployed several canisters of tear gas and fired several warning rounds into the air," Becca Archer Kepper, the embassy's public affairs officer, said in a statement.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An official says Turkey's Culture Ministry has launched an inquiry following reports that priceless ancient mosaics had been ruined while being restored and moved to a new museum in southern Turkey.