The Protestant church has been named the least liked major religious institution by the South Korean public, according to a new survey. (Image: Yonhap)

Sadly, Churches in South Korea Are Seeing Decline; Survey Reveals Public Views Protestants as...

Christian churches in South Korea are embracing new techniques and technologies to try to attract more adherents. The reforms are coming into force at a...

U.N. Objects to Arab Proposal to Classify Western Wall After Outrage by Israel and...

Senior United Nations officials have objected to a proposal by some Arab states to classify the Western Wall, the holiest site in Judaism, as...

Boko Haram Burns Kids Alive in Horrific Nigeria Attack, 86 Dead

A survivor hidden in a tree says he watched Boko Haram extremists firebomb huts and heard the screams of children burning to death, among...

Iran Claims They Have Captured 17 CIA Spies and Sentenced Some of Them to...

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran announced on Monday it had captured 17 spies working for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and sentenced some of...

Prada Features on Third Day of Milan Fashion Week

Youthful designers injected energy into the third day Sunday of Milan Fashion Week menswear previews for next spring and summer. While the topics of generational...

U.K. Christian Preachers Convicted of Saying ‘Jesus Only Way to God’ In Sermon Hail...

Two street preachers who were fined for a sermon delivered to shoppers have won appeals against their convictions. Michael Overd, 53, and Michael Stockwell, 51,...

Separatists Proclaim New State in Eastern Ukraine That Aims to Replace Entire Country

Separatists in eastern Ukraine on Tuesday proclaimed a new state that aspires to include not only the areas they control but also the rest...

Front-runner in Afghan Presidential Election Escapes Assassination Attempt; Bombs Kill 6 at Rally Site

Abdullah Abdullah, front-runner in Afghanistan's presidential election, escaped assassination on Friday when two bombs blew up outside a hotel where he had just staged...

Vladimir Putin to Meet With Pope Francis While in Italy

Vladimir Putin will raise the Ukraine crisis and the plight of Christians in the Middle East during a meeting with Pope Francis in Rome...

The Arctic — the World Discovers a $1 Trillion Ocean

As chairman of investments at Guggenheim Partners, Scott Minerd thought he had a realistic view on how big an economic challenge climate change poses.  Then,...
Far-right National Party leader Marine le Pen delivers a speech at the campaign headquarters, Sunday, May 26, 2019 in Paris. Exit polls in France indicated that Marine Le Pen's far-right National Rally party came out on top, in an astounding rebuke for French President Emmanuel Macron, who has made EU integration the heart of his presidency. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

French Far-right Makes Big Demands On Macron After Small Win

If French far-right leader Marine Le Pen gets her wish, her National Rally party, victorious in the European Parliament election, will force a dissolution...

WATCH LIVE: President Trump Meets Japan’s New Emperor

U.S. President Donald Trump is received by Japan's Emperor Naruhito for a rare meeting. Naruhito ascended to Japan's throne May 1, succeeding his father Akihito...

U.S. Airstrikes Kill 8 al-Shabab Terrorists in Somalia; First Military Action Since President Trump...

U.S. airstrikes targeted Islamic extremists in Somalia on Sunday as the U.S. ramped up efforts to support the East African government in the face...

Anonymous Call for President Xi Jinping to Quit Shakes China’s Party Leaders

An anonymous letter calling on President Xi Jinping to resign for the good of China and his own safety seemed to be digital rumor-mongering...

How the World’s Growing Religious Diversity Is Redistributing Wealth Like Never Before

What economic and demographic data suggest about 2050. A deep dive into economic and demographic data suggests that not only is the world becoming dramatically...

Israeli Police Arrest 6 Jewish Suspects In Murder of Arab Teen

Although details of the arrest remain unknown, Israeli official confirms the killing was likely nationalistically motivated; unidentified suspects remain in police custody. Police have arrested...

South Africa Prosecutes Former President Zuma on Arms Deals and Corruption Charges

Former South African president Jacob Zuma will face old charges of fraud, racketeering and money laundering, prosecutors announced Friday, deepening the legal woes of...

U.S. Embassies Brace for Violence Ahead of CIA Interrogation Report

U.S. embassies around the world are bracing for a potentially explosive report about to be released that details what the CIA did to terror...

ISIS Claims Hotel Attack in North Sinai That Killed 7 People

Islamic State's Egyptian branch claimed responsibility for a bombing that killed at least seven people in a hotel in North Sinai on Tuesday where...

African Descendants in Mexico Struggle With What to Call Themselves: Negro? Afromexicana? Prieto?

Hernán Reyes calls himself “negro” — black — plain and simple. After some thought, Elda Mayren decides she is “Afromexicana,” or African-Mexican. Candido Escuen, a 58-year-old...