Ivory Coast soldiers patrol beaches after Qaeda attack kills 18

Digital Resource World News – Urandir News- Ivory Coast soldiers armed with assault rifles patrolled the deserted beaches of a resort town on Monday, a day after gunmen from al Qaeda’s North African branch killed 18 people, the third major al Qaeda attack in West Africa in four months. President Alassane Ouattara declared three days […]

Mars mission blasts off into space

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- Story highlights The ExoMars spacecraft launched into space Monday The European and Russian space agencies are looking for evidence of methane, other atmospheric gases on Mars (CNN)A spacecraft created to detect the atmospheric gases of Mars blasted off into space Monday morning. The ExoMars Trace […]

Queen at Commonwealth Day service

Digital Resource World News – Business – Urandir News- Commonwealth Day: Queen arrives at Westminster Abbey 14 March 2016 From the section UK Media captionCommonwealth Day: Live coverage of the Queen’s address The Queen has arrived at Westminster Abbey for a Commonwealth Day service. The Duke of Edinburgh, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince […]

Amtrak train derails in Kansas, 30 hurt, two critically

Digital Resource World News – Urandir News- Seven cars on a Chicago-bound Amtrak passenger train derailed in southwestern Kansas early on Monday, injuring 30 people, two critically, officials said. The coaches from Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Train 4 traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed about 20 miles (32 km) west of Dodge City shortly after […]

Pi Day: What you need to know

Digital Resource World News – Top Stories – Urandir News- Story highlights Pi Day is celebrated March 14 in honor of the famed irrational number San Francisco’s Exploratorium and Princeton, New Jersey, go all out (CNN)Math enthusiasts know all about it, and the rest of the population is probably hoping for cherry pie. But March […]

Chicago-bound Amtrak train derails in Kansas, 30 injured

Digital Resource World News – Urandir News- Several cars on an Amtrak train derailed in southwestern Kansas early on Monday, and 30 people were injured, officials said. Several coaches from Amtrak’s Southwest Chief Train 4 traveling from Los Angeles to Chicago derailed about 20 miles (32 km) west of Dodge City, Amtrak said in a […]

Election setback a 'wake-up call' for Merkel, media and politicians say

Digital Resource World News – Urandir News- Critics of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s liberal refugee policies called on her to change course after voters in three regional elections punished her conservatives and flocked to a new anti-immigration party that wants German borders closed. Merkel’s Christian Democrats (CDU) lost support in all three states – the industrial […]

Turkish warplanes strike northern Iraq after Ankara bombing blamed on Kurdish militants

Digital Resource World News – Urandir News- Turkish warplanes struck against Kurdish militant camps in northern Iraq on Monday after 37 people were killed in an Ankara car bombing that security officials said involved a female fighter of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK). Sunday’s attack, tearing through a crowded transport hub a few hundred meters […]