Loop Breakfast Bites

Loop Breakfast Bites is a round-up of the top international stories making news.

Paris police say officer and attacker shot, killed


Paris police say a gunman has killed a police officer and wounded another before being killed himself in an attack on the Champs-Elysees shopping district.


Investigation launched into alleged assassination plot against Guyana's President


Guyanese police are investigating a possible plot to assassinate President David Granger.


The origins of 4/20, marijuana's high holiday


Thursday marks marijuana culture's high holiday, 4/20, when college students gather — at 4:20 p.m. — in clouds of smoke on campus quads and when pot shops in legal weed states thank their customers with discounts.


St Louis gunman kills 2 utility workers, then himself


A gunman opened fire on two utility workers Thursday in St. Louis, killing both of them before fatally shooting himself.


Cancer survivor praises Barbados Fertility Centre


Talk about letting the cat out the bag with flair!