14 Injured After Car Rams Pedestrians in Melbourne in ‘Deliberate Act’. Two men were arrested in Australia after the SUV in which they were travelling rammed into pedestrians on a busy central Melbourne street Thursday, leaving 14 people injured in what police believe was a deliberate act. (Bloomberg).
Why Saudi Arabia Is Looking for Oil and Gas in the U.S. As Saudi Arabia prepares to sell a piece of its government-owned oil company Aramco to investors next year, the country is sniffing around for new energy assets. And it has its eye on the oil and gas production in the United States (Fortune).
Iraq patriarch looks to life after war with ISIS. As Iraq emerges from more than three years of war with the Islamic State group, battling an extremist “mentality” will be the key to peaceful coexistence among the country’s religious and ethnic groups, the top Chaldean Catholic Church official tells The Associated Press (Religion News Service).
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