Spencer Hahn

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This Nepalese Woman Has Saved Thousands of People from Human Trafficking

Anuradha Koirala is a 65-year-old woman who's spent the last 21 years saving women and girls from human trafficking in Nepal. We interviewed her about raiding mafia-run brothels and rescuing some 50,000 people from the sex trade.<p><i>Anuradha Koirala speaking at an awareness rally. All photos via</i> …

Would You Pay $1,000 Once to Get Free Beer for Life?

There is a price tag for un­lim­ited beer for the rest of your life. It’s $1,000.<p>In real­ity, the cost for that much beer is a lot more. But for a …

Nigeria News Today. Your online Nigerian Newspaper : How brave 15-Year-Old Boy rescued two Chibok girls from Boko Haram

9:10 AM CuteNaija 18 Latest News in Nigeria<p>A+ A-<p>Print Email<p><b>Their faces scratched and bleeding, the pitiful remains of their once-smart school</b> …

Gun Violence Killed At Least 80 People The Week Prior To Elliot Rodger's Rampage

WASHINGTON --The Memorial Day weekend saw a community eviscerated by gun violence that left several dead and many more injured.<p>But it wasn't UC Santa Barbara that witnessed this particular round of bloodshed. It was New Orleans. By weekend's end, the city had seen 19 people shot, four fatally. On …

Pakistani woman stoned to death by her family

A pregnant woman has been stoned to death by her own family outside a courthouse in the Pakistani city of Lahore for marrying a man her family disapproved of.<p>Farzana Parveen, a 25-year-old, was killed while on her way to court to contest an abduction case her family had filed against her …

John Paul II Canonization 'Not a Rush,' Vatican Says

Spokesman Greg Burke said on TODAY that the church feels “pretty safe” making the call, since it was conservative Benedict who OK’d skipping the usual 5-year waiting period.<p>Read more here.

What New Zealand Can Teach The Rest Of The World About Living Well

<i>Our Living Well, On Location series explores cities and countries from around the world. How do other people pursue health and happiness? We're going coast to coast, country to country to find out.</i><p>Prince William and Duchess Catherine's recent trip to New Zealand involved rugby coaching, meeting …

Michael Bloomberg Is Sure He Has A Spot In Heaven

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is sure he has a spot in Heaven.<p>At least that's what the founder of the group Mayors Against Illegal Guns told the New York Times in an interview published Tuesday:<p>Mr. Bloomberg was introspective as he spoke, and seemed both restless and wistful. When he …

This Man With A Van Has A 'Wild Obsession' With Helping Homeless People

Armed with a van and fueled by passion, Aaron Reddin is on a mission to help homeless individuals in need.<p>After conquering his own drug addiction, Reddin began to run a long-term drug and alcohol program and a homeless shelter. Through this experience, he developed a "wild obsession" with helping …

AU troops find mass grave in capital of CAR

African Union (AU) peacekeepers have uncovered a mass grave at a military camp occupied by Seleka rebels in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR).<p>The find came a day after UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday there was "a distinct risk" the CAR could end up divided …

UN says millions at risk in Sahel food crisis

The UN is seeking $2bn this year to combat food insecurity in Africa's Sahel region, where 1.2 million people have been forced to flee their homes because of violence.<p>UN humanitarian chief Valerie Amos announced the appeal in Rome on Monday, saying "more people than ever" were at risk of hunger.<p>The …