Around the World in 60 Seconds: Today’s top headlines


Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for March 20, 2015.

Suicide attack in Yemen kills 100-plus

More than 100 people died Friday when suicide bombers attacked two mosques in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa. The Yemeni division of the Islamic State has claimed responsibility.

[Read more from the New York Times]

More snow heading to the East Coast

More of the white stuff is making its way to the East Coast on the first day of spring, giving no respite to millions who have seen record snowfall over the winter.

[Read more from NBC News]

Boehner to travel to Israel, meet Netanyahu

After being invited to give an address to the U.S. Congress in contravention of White House wishes, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will receive a visit from House Speaker John Boehner.

[Read more from the BBC]

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