Sometimes children get diagnosed with autism soon after they're vaccinated. That's a fact that no one on either side of the vaccine safety debate can deny. The scenario generates anecdotes that cloud many people's judgment, especially those without knowledge of medical science.
In the villages snuggled between rolling meadows and medieval castles of Germany's Franconia, serious violent crime is nearly unheard of. So, on Friday, when a gunman in a convertible allegedly shot dead two people on a drive-by shooting spree, jaws dropped.
Warring parties in Yemen have agreed to a ceasefire of roughly a week to let in humanitarian aid. Violence has taken at least 3,000 lives there since the conflict erupted in March, according to the United Nations.