Erin Donalson/iStock(VICTORIA, Australia) — A heatwave bringing scorching temperatures exceeding 104 degrees Fahrenheit and extreme winds are fueling the already deadly bushfires racing across large swathes of the Australian state of New South Wales. The dangerous fires
Hailshadow/iStock(NEW YORK) — The government of Samoa ended the state of emergency it had declared in response to a measles outbreak that swept the small island nation of fewer than 200,000 in December. Over the course of
iStock/nigelcarse(SEOUL, South Korea) — Christmas passed without the promised “gift” from North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, but South Korean authorities are still keeping an eye on possible provocations by the North. Kim announced in the Supreme People’s
iStock/nigelcarse(SEOUL, South Korea) — Park Jeonghee, 64, donned a traditional Korean dress embroidered with tiny flowers and sat down in front of a class of preschoolers. Children gathered around her, their eyes twinkling with curiosity and anticipation.
iStock(ALMATY, Kazakhstan) — Twelve people were killed early Friday morning when a commercial airplane carrying 98 passengers crashed just seconds after takeoff from Almaty International Airport in Kazakhstan, according to officials. The Kazhak Ministry of Interior confirmed
iStock(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump issued a Twitter warning Thursday to Syrian strongman President Bashar al Assad and his backers Russia and Iran amid their assault on the last rebel stronghold in the war-torn country. It’s at
Facebook/Western Australia Police Force(PERTH, Australia) — A quick-thinking police sergeant rushed to the aid of a choking toddler in a dramatic Christmas Eve rescue that was captured on surveillance video. A man and woman dashed into a
ABC News(PARIS) — For the first time in centuries, Christmas mass was not held at Notre Dame Cathedral. The famed church has been off limits to parishioners since April 15, when a massive inferno brought down its