Sat, 23 Jun 2018 11:36:08 -0400
Ex-Vatican diplomat jailed on child pornography charges
A Vatican court on Saturday sentenced a Catholic priest to five years in jail for possessing child pornography while he was based in the United States as a diplomat. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 09:52:17 -0400
SC congressional candidate injured in deadly crash
South Carolina police say Republican congressional candidate Katie Arrington and a friend were seriously injured in a head-on collision that killed the other driver Friday. Diane Hodges reports.
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 09:52:08 -0400
U.S. halts some military exercises with S. Korea
The United States and South Korea have agreed to indefinitely suspend two exchange program training exercises, the Pentagon said on Friday, a sign that promises made during the Trump-Kim summit are being kept.
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 09:51:54 -0400
Turkey's divisive leader, through voters' eyes
A Turkish shepherd, a kebab chef, and a female firefighter walk into a voting booth: Sunday's election may be the most important of their lives and that of their most successful yet divisive modern leader, President Tayyip Erdogan.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:54:30 -0400
Blast hits Ethiopia PM's rally as peace deal nears
A grenade attack has killed several people at a rally for Ethiopia's prime minister, after a wave of recent reforms and sudden move toward peace with neighboring Eritrea.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:31:17 -0400
Female accident inspectors hit Saudi roads
Saudi Arabia's first batch of women car accident inspectors are training to respond to incidents involving female drivers, who will be allowed to drive in the conservative Muslim kingdom starting on Sunday when a decades-old ban ends.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:27:15 -0400
Protests as 'wolf pack' gang freed in Spain
Five men cleared of gang raping a teenager in a case that provoked mass protests across Spain were granted on Thursday provisional release from prison, a judicial source said.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:10:38 -0400
Prince William set for landmark Middle East trip
Prince William will on Monday (June 25) become the first British royal to pay an official visit to Israel and the Palestinian Territories, 70 years after British forces withdrew from the Holy Land leaving behind the divisions that remain to this day.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:25:10 -0400
Windrush child calls for help on 70th anniversary
On the 70th anniversary of the first arrival of the Windrush, Winston Robinson says more help needs to be given to people like him who were caught up in an immigration scandal.
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 06:03:26 -0400
In recovery mode, Fukushima attracts tourists
Seven years after a deadly tsunami ripped through the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, some tour organizers are bringing curious sightseers to the region as residents who fled the nuclear catastrophe also trickle back.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:17:37 -0400
Airbus says it could quit UK over Brexit
Airbus has announced that certain scenarios for Britain's withdrawal from the European Union could force the plane maker to reconsider its entire presence in the country.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:01:53 -0400
UK details how EU citizens can stay post-Brexit
Britain unveiled its planned residency rules for European Union citizens living in the United Kingdom after Brexit on Thursday, promising an "easy" system that would work in the favor of those wanting to stay.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:01:45 -0400
The U.S. leaves a vacuum at UN human rights body
Britain, Australia, and the European Union are lamenting the Trump administration's withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council, leaving a vacuum where rivals like Russia, China or Cuba may thrive.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 09:01:40 -0400
Anders Breivik's human rights appeal rejected
The European Court of Human Rights rejected an appeal by Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik on Thursday, who was arguing that his near isolation in prison amounts to inhuman or degrading treatment.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:43:49 -0400
Israeli PM Netanyahu's wife charged with fraud
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's wife, Sara, was charged on Thursday with fraud over alleged misuse of state funds, the Justice Ministry said.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 05:30:31 -0400
INSIGHT: India celebrates International Yoga Day
Everyone from Prime Minister Modi to the Indian Navy took time to celebrate International Yoga Day in its birthplace.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 04:46:19 -0400
Coding boot camp builds software skills in Japan
Japan is good at making cars and electronics, but when it comes to software the country has fallen behind the times. One Silicon Valley transplant is trying to change that with a coding bootcamp aimed at churning out world-class software engineers.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 04:39:41 -0400
Young vs old: Zimbabwe's election battle
Fadzayi Mahere is a 32-year-old independent candidate for Zimbabwe's first election post-Mugabe - one side of what is being cast as a battle between the old guard and a younger generation.
New Zealand leader gives birth to baby girl
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave birth to her first child, a girl, on Thursday, Ardern said in a posting on Instagram. She's become one of few world leaders to give birth while in office.
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