April was a rough month. We were all witnesses to serious tragedies in the United States. We watched as Boston lived a nightmare as bombs went off at the finish line of the Boston Marathon and the hunt for the perpetrator ensued. One month later, we here at Newscom reflected on all that had happened. And we want to look at another event that shook the nation and happened to occur within days of the Boston bombings, the West, Texas fertilizer plant explosion. Continue reading →
Prince Harry came to America this week. Does anything else matter?
Wait, ok, there were a lot of other things going on this week including announcements that caused scandal, surprise and intrigue which is all exactly why they made this week’s hot topics list. At Newscom, we have all the images that depict every story. So be sure to check out the images below and head back to Newscom for more.
What started off to be a bright and beautiful Patriot’s Day, ended in chaos, fear, and loss for so many. Unnerving events followed the two bombs that exploded into the crowds lining the Boston Marathon that Monday, include those that I can only imagine to describe as terrifying. Shrapnel, smoke, blood, and confusion was all that surrounded the Boylston Street finish line that afternoon.
About 16 months after the heartbreaking events of the Costa Concordia, many are wanting an update on the capsized cruise ship. The giant ship still lies capsized, close to Giligo Island, in Italy, a reminder of the lives lost and continued concern for the impact it is having on the environment. New Costa Concordia salvage efforts have exceeded the estimated cost of $300 million, jumping to close to $400 million. Continue reading →
Big events have taken place this last week including the extravagant Met Gala, and the Kentucky Derby, where fashions were to the extreme. Mother’s Day is coming up, and Honey Boo Boo’s mother got hitched.
It can be difficult to keep up with everything that’s going on in the news. That’s why Newscom has put together tools to help you keep up with the latest and hottest topics from around the world. You can visit our dedicated page where we’ve got all the images of hot topics making headlines right now. So be sure to check them all right out in this post, then head back to Newscom to see more. Continue reading →
Another week and another slew of hot topics that have dominated the news this week. Newscom is the best source for all images on any topic, and we’ve put together a page dedicated to bringing you the best images on all the trending topics for the week. Check it out for quick and easy access to the pictures that tell the stories of today. You should also check out some of the big stories that we’ve featured in this post, because when a week includes Martha Stewart on a dating site, you know it’s got to be good. So be sure to check out the latest in what has been trending online. Continue reading →
In ceremonies full of the pomp and circumstance accorded to the royal family (and where King Willem-Alexander’s daughters looked adorably bored at a few points during the day) the Netherlands celebrated the Queen’s day Tuesday with the abdication of Queen Beatrix after a 33-year reign and the investiture of her eldest son Willem-Alexander. Continue reading →
The One World Trade Center is to become the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, but plans for this to transpire will just have to wait. The completion of the 104-floor skyscraper has been put off due to poor weather conditions. Today (April 29th) was hoped to be the date that the spire pieces and beacon would be lifted, capping the building at 1,776 feet tall. High winds in New York have made this impossible and the event has been rescheduled. Continue reading →
We’ve seen a better week in the world over the past few days. Last week was littered with tragedy and after one of the suspected Boston Marathon Bombers was caught alive, there has been a sigh of relief in America. And although there is much to worry about we can look forward to the funner things life like the NFL draft or that swimmer Ryan Lochte who’ve they’ve given a reality show (which has all the promise of a Jessica Simpson like entertainment).