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15 fairy-tale Irish castles you can actually stay in

No, you’re not dreaming.

UN rights council scorecard: 5 Israel resolutions, Syria 2

Nine months ago, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley sharply criticized the U.N.’s top human rights body demanding an end to alleged bias against Israel and wielding the prospect of a U.S. pullout if it didn’t.

Parkland teens keep gun-control grown-ups at arm’s length

Hiding from a gunman at their South Florida high school, a small group of teenagers resolved on their own to launch a crusade against gun violence that will peak with a series of protests across the country Saturday.

District arms teachers with rocks in case of school shooter

A rural school district in Pennsylvania is arming teachers and students with buckets of rocks in what the superintendent says would be a last resort should an armed intruder burst in.

UK data watchdog raids Cambridge Analytica office in London

Officers from Britain’s information regulator are raiding the London offices of data firm Cambridge Analytica after being granted a warrant as part of an investigation into alleged misuse of personal information.

Meghan Markle’s latest hairstyle broke royal tradition, again

And it looks great.

Investigators say missing Iowa family found dead in Mexico

The bodies of an Iowa couple and their two children were found in a rented condo in Mexico on Friday, though it wasn’t immediately clear what caused their deaths, according to investigators.

Slovaks hold new anti-govt protests in slain reporter case

Tens of thousands of Slovaks have taken to the streets in new anti-government protests amid a political crisis triggered by the slayings of an investigative reporter and his fiancee.

More veterans seek Trump’s pardon for combat-zone convictions

When Michael Behenna told his parents he wanted to enlist in the Army to serve his country after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, they were proud.

Sympathy for white Austin bomber stirs debate about race

When a law enforcement official described a cellphone recording left by the Austin bomber as “the outcry of a very challenged young man,” the remark caused an outcry of its own.