Playboy’s Hugh Hefner dies aged 91 – BBC News

Hugh Hefner, American founder of the international adult magazine Playboy, has died at the age of 91. Playboy Enterprises Inc said he passed away peacefully at home in Los Angeles, from natural causes. Hefner began publishing Playboy in his kitchen in 1953. It became the largest-selling men’s magazine in the world, shifting seven million copies …

North Korea accuses US of declaring war – BBC News

North Korea’s foreign minister has accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on his country. Ri Yong-ho told reporters in New York that North Korea reserved the right to shoot down US bombers. This applied even when they were not in North Korean airspace, the minister added. The world “should clearly remember” it was …

Yemen: Saudi-led Coalition Airstrikes Hit Hotel

The Saudi-led coalition carried out several airstrikes in Yemen early on Wednesday, hitting a small hotel near the capital of Sanaa and killing dozens of people, Yemeni officials and witnesses said. (Aug. 23) Subscribe for more Breaking News: Get updates and more Breaking News here: The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering …