(NEW YORK) -- Scientists from India have discovered seven new species of frogs, according to a news release Tuesday from PeerJ, a peer-reviewed biological and medical sciences journal.
All of the newly discovered frogs all belong to the ge... Read More
(JERUSALEM) -- A military court Tuesday sentenced Elor Azaria, the Israeli combat medic found guilty of manslaughter, to 18 months in prison, half the time requested by prosecutors.
The three-judge panel in Tel Aviv had last month found Az... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- In his first overseas trip as vice president, Mike Pence is re-assuring European allies that America will honor its security commitments and has "strong support" for NATO.
As recently as January, in an interview with The ... Read More
(MELBOURNE, Australia) — Four Americans were among five killed when a plane crashed into a shopping center shortly after takeoff near Melbourne, Australia, authorities said.
The plane had taken off from Essendon Airport around 9 a.m.... Read More
(PARIS) -- A Paris art thief known as "Spider-Man" has been sentenced to eight years in prison after stealing five paintings worth about $110 million.
Vjeran Tomic, a 49-year-old with acrobatic skills, admitted to taking the five masterpieces ... Read More
(QUEBEC CITY) -- A family of seven with small children; a woman who was taken to a hospital after falling on ice; a Nigerian man who had to have fingers amputated due to frostbite. These are among a growing number of asylum-seekers and other migrants... Read More
(NEW YORK) -- Vitaly Churkin, the longtime Russian ambassador to the United Nations, died Monday in New York, according to Russian officials.
The Russian Mission to the U.N. declined to reveal the circumstances of his death.
In ... Read More
(BANGKOK) — Scuffles broke out at the Dhammakaya Temple north of Bangkok in Thailand as police search for former abbot Phra Dhammachayo, who is wanted on multiple charges.
Authorities ordered monks to leave the temple, but followers ... Read More
(TOKYO) -- A Japanese television network has released CCTV video it says it obtained from Kuala Lumpur International Airport of the moments leading up to and following Kim Jong Nam’s assassination.
The video is grainy, and parts of i... Read More