6.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Indonesia’s Java, at Least 1 Person Killed

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 struck the island of Java in Indonesia, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Friday, with authorities reporting...

Congolese Child Soldiers Awarded $10 Million in Compensation in Landmark Ruling

International war crimes judges awarded $10 million in compensation on Friday to child soldiers recruited by convicted Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga - the largest...

Inquiry Finds Australia and the Roman Catholic Church Failed Thousands of Sexually Abused Children

A royal commission investigating the sexual abuse of children in Australia found Friday that the nation was gripped by an epidemic dating back decades,...

Australian Govt. Recommends Making Celibacy Optional for Catholic Priests and Forcing Them to Report...

The Australian government has recommended that celibacy be made optional for Catholic priests and that they be forced to report any child sexual abuse revealed to...

Weapons U.S. Bought for Syrian Rebels Ended Up in the Hands of ISIS Terrorists

Sophisticated weapons the U.S. military secretly provided to Syrian rebels quickly fell into the hands of the Islamic State, a study released Thursday disclosed. The report...

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle to Marry May 19 in St. George’s Chapel at...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle on May 19 — the same day as one of...

EU Sees Difficult Upcoming Phase in Brexit Talks

With British Prime Minister Theresa May already back home, European Union leaders stood united Friday in saluting the outcome of the first phase of...

4 Killed, Dozens Wounded in Clashes Along West Bank and Gaza

Four Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire and dozens more wounded along with an Israeli officer in clashes across the West Bank and near...

‘Youthquake’ is Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year

Oxford Dictionaries has crowned "youthquake" as its word of 2017 in a nod to the unexpected level of youth engagement in this summer's election...

Five-Year-Old Girl Missing in Philippines Jungle After Dad Abandoned her as Punishment for Embarrassing...

A five-year-old girl is missing in the jungle in the Philippines after her father left her there as punishment for embarrassing him in front...

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby to Marry Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

In an interview on Radio 4’s Today programme yesterday, Justin Welby declined to say whether he would officiate at the service, saying only that...

Adorable footage showing the moment a baby disappears under a stampede of excited puppies. In the clip giggling 16-month-old Lucy Raper becomes the centre of...

North Korea May Have Accidentally Revealed Picture of Its First Atomic Bomb

North Korea appear to have inadvertently broadcast an image of former leader Kim Jong-il inspecting one of the country's first ever atomic bombs. A 30-minute bulletin...

Princess Meghan Markle First Unmarried Partner to Have Christmas Lunch With Queen Elizabeth

Step by elegant step, Meghan Markle is transforming the Royal Family. Yesterday’s announcement by Buckingham Palace that Prince Harry’s fiancee will join the Queen for Christmas at Sandringham and attend the...

Charity Created to Support Virgins in Denmark Can’t Find Any

A charity foundation in the town of Vejle decided to find a new way to support vulnerable women after the original aim – to...

Woman Dies After Being Pushed in Front of Train in Romania

This is the horrifying moment a woman killed another commuter by pushing her in front of a speeding tube train. In an attempt to track...

Hezbollah Leader Vows to Destroy Israel and the US After Recognition of Jerusalem

Thousands of supporters of Lebanon's Hezbollah demonstrated in Beirut on Monday, chanting "Death to America!" and "Death to Israel!" in protest over the US...

World’s Oldest Man Celebrates 113th Birthday, Attributes Long Life to Diet of Home-grown Vegetables...

The world’s oldest man has celebrated his 113th birthday in Spain- with cake, milk and visits from his 15 great-grandkids. Francisco Nunez Olivera, who also...

Here We Go: Bid to Ban Homosexual and Extramarital Sex Rejected by Indonesia’s Highest...

Indonesia’s highest court has narrowly rejected a petition to criminalise same-sex and extramarital sex in rare positive news for an LGBT community that has...

Indian Woman Bullied for Her Pale Skin and Red Hair

A 24-year-old woman from Mumbai has spoken out about the cruel comments she receives because of her appearance. Born to Indian parents, Pooja Ganatra has...