Global Politics

Tears and ink: Cartoonists on Orlando


Reaction to the tragedy in Orlando could be seen far and wide as mourning turned to outrage and then to a global standing in solidarity with the victims. Here is how several cartoonists reacted to the worst mass shooting in modern US history.


Global Politics

When a killer whale kills a human

Yesterday, SeaWorld Orlando's largest killer whale dragged its trainer, Dawn Brancheau, underwater and drowned her. The whale had been involved in two previous deaths. It is unclear what will happen to this valuable but dangerous asset to the park.