A North Korean soldier who was shot while fleeing across the border has an extremely high level of parasites in his intestines, his doctors say. The defector crossed the demilitarised zone on Monday, was
The African Union (AU) has expressed outrage after footage emerged appearing to show sub-Saharan migrants being sold at slave markets in Libya. On the video, released by CNN this week, young men are seen
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet on Friday he is putting a decision to allow imports of elephant trophies on hold after a torrent of criticism from conservation advocates
A major Australian inquiry has recommended the closure of a youth detention centre involved in an abuse scandal that shocked the nation. Last year, a TV programme broadcast images of inmates being mistreated
The Travelers' Century Club is home to the world's most-travelled people - so what keeps them going? Bill Ashley is 79, but still remembers his first geography lesson. He was in fourth grade in 1940s Carolina.
The growing number of accounts of sexual misconduct by prominent men gave “Saturday Night Live” plenty of topical grist this week. But some of the accused came in for tougher treatment than others. In
The biggest shopping day on the planet raked in an eye-popping $25.4 billion. Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba (BABA) said Saturday that sales soared past $18 billion after just 13 hours of the retail
(Reuters) - In early 2016, agri-business giant Monsanto faced a decision that would prove pivotal in what since has become a sprawling herbicide crisis, with millions of acres of crops damaged. FILE PHOTO:
SEOUL (Reuters) - Ten North Koreans, including a four-year-old child, have been detained in China, where they face being deported back to the North, two sources with direct knowledge of the situation Reuters.
When he was 12, Byron Ruttan was repeatedly raped by a court-appointed mentor, who was later found guilty – only to have his conviction thrown out by the Supreme Court for 'unreasonable delay.' In his