The WHO Has Diagnostic Codes for People Hit by Spacecraft—But Not for Human Trafficking Victims

From AIDS to measles, cannabis dependence to theme park injuries–even spacecraft injuries and hot tub-related bacterial infections–the World Health Organization (WHO) uses a list of diagnostic codes to track the incidence and prevalence of health issues around the world in order to better combat them. But there’s a huge public health crisis that has never […]

Jihadist Group Named in Sri Lanka Bombings, But ‘International Support’ Being Eyed

Sri Lanka’s government has blamed local jihadist group National Thowheed Jamath for one of Asia’s deadliest terrorist attacks in years, and said other nations had shared intelligence ahead of the blasts. The death toll rose to 290 in the coordinated attacks on Easter Sunday at churches and luxury hotels, which the government said had been […]

Explosive Devices Found at London Airports and Train Stations, Terror Police Say

Three packages containing small improvised explosive devices were received at buildings near airports and train stations in London Tuesday, the Metropolitan Police said in a statement. The Met’s counter terrorism command is investigating the suspicious packages and is treating the incidents as linked. The packages were all white postal bags containing devices that appear capable […]