What Happened on 16 May 2016

Gannett raises its offer to buy Tribune; $15 per share offered

Gannett Co., the owner of USA TODAY and over 100 local news properties across the US mounted the pressure on… Read More.

Al-Qaeda's latest magazine calls on jihadis to target American business leaders

The latest issue of al-Qaeda’s online magazine has called upon would-be-jihadis to target business leaders and entrepreneurs to undermine the… Read More.

Colombian authorities seize large amounts of cocaine

Colombian authorities have made the biggest cocaine seizure in history on a banana plantation in the department of Antioquia. Colombia… Read More.

Migrant crisis: UN high commissioner for refugees says turning refugees away will not work

Filippo Grandi, the UN high commissioner for refugees, said that the migrant crisis is now an international issue and turning… Read More.

Partial results show Danilo Medina cruising ahead in Dominican Republic's election

In the partial results released on Sunday, Danilo Medina, the President of Dominican Republic, has appeared to have easily won… Read More.

Inquiry demanded into bomb fiasco at Premier League match in Old Trafford

An urgent inquiry has been demanded into a how a training device led to the postponement of a Premier League… Read More.

Max Verstappen wins Spanish Grand Prix

Max Verstappen has won the Spanish Grand Prix. This comes just ten days after the 18-year-old was promoted to Red… Read More.