Horror on Oslo Pride day as gunman goes on deadly rampage at gay bar

Security forces stand at the site where several people were injured during a shooting outside the London pub in central Oslo, Norway on Saturday.

Security forces stand at the site where several people were injured during a shooting outside the London pub in central Oslo, Norway on Saturday. (Javad Parsa, NTB via Reuters ) Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes OSLO — Terrified revellers at a gay bar in Oslo hid in a basement and desperately called loved ones as … Read more

Rail walk-out kicks off in UK amid fears of a summer of pay strikes

Rail walk-out kicks off in UK amid fears of a summer of pay strikes

Forty thousand U.K. Network Rail staff and workers at 13 train operators have staged walkouts over pay in Britain’s biggest rail strike in 30 years. Jeff J Mitchell | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — A days-long rail walkout that is causing severe travel disruption across Britain could be just the beginning of … Read more

Russia says it destroyed depot containing Western weapons in Ukraine

Smoke rises after a military strike on a compound of Sievierodonetsk's Azot Chemical Plant, amid Russia's attack on Ukraine, in the town of Lysychansk, Luhansk region, Ukraine, on Friday.

Smoke rises after a military strike on a compound of Sievierodonetsk’s Azot Chemical Plant, amid Russia’s attack on Ukraine, in the town of Lysychansk, Luhansk region, Ukraine, on Friday. (Oleksandr Ratushniak, Reuters) Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes KYIV, Ukraine — Russian forces fired cruise missiles to destroy a large depot containing U.S. and European weapons … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II skips Platinum Jubilee church service

Queen Elizabeth II skips Platinum Jubilee church service

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Duke and Duchess of Sussex arrive for a service of thanksgiving for the reign of Queen Elizabeth II at St Paul’s Cathedral in London, Friday on the second of four days of celebrations to mark the Platinum Jubilee. The queen skipped Friday’s event at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London. (Matt … Read more

from yachts to the United Nations

from yachts to the United Nations

Many people occasionally travel for work. But for some, travel is at the heart of their jobs. CNBC Travel spoke with people from four industries about occupations where working from home — or an office for that matter — isn’t an option. A year of travel Name: Sebastian ModakJob: Former New York Times “52 Places … Read more