Yemen army welcomes UN envoy appeal for truce extension: SABA

Yemen army welcomes UN envoy appeal for truce extension: SABA
CAIRO (Reuters) – Yemen's army welcomed a request by the country's United Nations envoy to extend a humanitarian truce to allow more aid to be delivered to the country, an army spokesman said in a statement reported by the country's state news agency.
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Yahoo's Kevin Gentzel is out as head of sales
Kevin Gentzel is out as head of sales at Yahoo, just six months into his tenure there, Digiday has learned. Gentzel was a seasoned print ad sales veteran when Yahoo poached him in October, having had stints as chief revenue officer at The Washington …
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Ducks' depth halts Blackhawks stars in Game 1 victory
The Anaheim Ducks' Kyle Palmieri (21) celebrates his goal against the Chicago Blackhawks in the second period during Game 1 of the Western Conference finals at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, May 17, 2015. (Brian Cassella/Chicago …
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Fears for truce as attacking rebels mass near Ukraine port city

Fears for truce as attacking rebels mass near Ukraine port city
Kiev (AFP) – Pro-Russian forces massing near Ukraine's port city of Mariupol are continuing to attack government troop positions, Kiev said on Monday, fuelling concerns for the fate of a UN-backed ceasefire.
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Israeli troops shoot and kill Palestinian in West Bank clash
RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) – Israeli soldiers shot dead a Palestinian in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday, the military and a Palestinian hospital official said. Residents of the Deheishe refugee camp in Bethlehem said Palestinians threw stones at …
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Curses protected Indian river, but now it faces modern world
It was a series of curses, actually — a centuries-long string of unrelenting bad news in this rugged, hidden corner of northern India's industrial belt. There was an actual curse at first, a longheld belief that the Chambal River was unholy. There was …
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Gaza truce collapses in new wave of violence

Gaza truce collapses in new wave of violence
Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) – A humanitarian truce in Gaza collapsed only hours after it began Friday amid a deadly new wave of violence and the apparent capture by Hamas of an Israeli soldier. US President Barack Obama called for the …
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Daughtry concert in Phoenix live streaming Yahoo
3, on Yahoo Live, when their co-headlining tour with Goo Goo Dolls hits Phoenix. The stream begins at 7:30pm, free on all desktop or mobile devices via the Yahoo Screen App. Chris Daughtry finished fourth on Season 5 of "American Idol," but only two …
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'Outlander' Star Sam Heughan Gives Us a (Nude) History Lesson
Yahoo TV sat down with Heughan, who plays the time-traveling romance's brooding Scot Jamie Fraser, to find out what the proper etiquette is for his 1743 skirted attire (translation: What do they wear under those kilts?), and he gave us a history lesson …
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