(CNN) — US Vice President Mike Pence told Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi Wednesday that the treatment of her country's stateless Rohingya Muslim population was inexcusable. "The violence and
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Pakistani government, already struggling with a crisis surrounding a Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy charges after eight years on death row, now has to deal with "fake" images
Footage of a young Syrian woman’s execution by her brother was greeted with widespread horror. Yet such violence is all too common – and as a member of the Free Syrian Army, with its own police and courts,
A 69-year-old Dutch “positivity guru” who says he does not feel his age has started a battle to make himself legally 20 years younger on the grounds that he is being discriminated against on a dating Emile
Young black women are leaving Christianity and embracing African witchcraft in digital covens. “We may not be Christian here, but we still pray,” said a woman dressed entirely in white as she addressed
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Latest on the acquittal of a Christian woman who spent eight years on death row in Pakistan after being convicted of blasphemy (all times local): 10:15 a.m. The lawyer for a Christian
The brain disease Parkinson's may actually start in the depths of the digestive system, US scientists say. In their study, people whose appendix had been removed were less likely to develop the neurodegenerative
The vacancy rate in Toronto is currently under 2 percent — the worst it’s been in 16 years. “It was a random agent that suggested we photoshop [Nick’s] credit score.” Landlords blame the competition on
DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh and Myanmar agreed on Tuesday to begin by November the repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled to Bangladesh to escape a Myanmar army crackdown,
RAQQA, Syria (Reuters) - Sajed Salameh has spent days waiting at a mass grave in the Syrian city of Raqqa, hoping the bodies of his wife and three children will soon be found so he can give them a proper
During 40 months of captivity at the hands of Syrian militants, Japanese journalist Jumpei Yasuda was forbidden from moving or making any noise, even while sleeping. Guards told him daily he’d be released,
Ryan Ketterman The engineering that helped one Mexico Beach, Florida, house outlast Hurricane Michael. On October 10, Hurricane Michael spun Category 4 winds around the upper reaches of the Sunshine State.
Japan is in the midst of a rubella outbreak, and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is advising pregnant women against traveling to the country. In its level 2 alert, which advises
(CNN) — A strikingly rectangular, naturally formed ice sheet has been spotted by NASA during a regular flyover on October 16. The survey, code-named Operation IceBridge, is designed to watch for changes
NEW DELHI (AP) — A speeding train ran over a crowd watching fireworks during a religious festival in northern India on Friday evening, killing at least 60 people and injuring dozens more, police said.