May 26, 2014 7:58pm

Madeleine Albright Says New Ukraine President ‘Determined’ to Bring Stability

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright praised Ukraine’s presidential held Sunday, calling it a “good beginning” for the country that has been wracked by turmoil over the past several months. Albright led a  delegation of election observers from the National Democratic Institute, where she… Read More »

May 26, 2014 5:45pm

Petro Poroshenko Wins Election, Vows to Take Down Separatists

Fighter jets and attack helicopters today pounded pro-Russian separatists who had taken control of the airport in Eastern Ukraine’s biggest city, Donetsk. Rebel fighters responded with machine and anti-aircraft gun fire, taking up positions in the wooded area around the airport. The separatist insurgency will… Read More »

May 26, 2014 3:38pm

Boxing Champ Vitali Klitschko Claims Knock Out in Kiev Mayor’s Race

Vitali Klitschko, former world heavyweight boxing champ, has claimed victory in an election to become the mayor of Kiev. The giant Klitschko, also known as “Dr. Ironfist,” is an ally of candy mogul Petro Poroshenko, who claimed victory in the president’s race over the weekend…. Read More »

May 26, 2014 3:01pm

Pope Francis Pushes a Few Buttons as Middle East Trip Ends

In many ways, this three-day Middle East trip by Pope Francis has become the story of the pontiff and the two walls — the grim, brutal “separation wall” he visited in Bethlehem Sunday, and the Western Wall, or Wailing Wall, in Jerusalem, where he prayed… Read More »

May 25, 2014 2:38pm

Grandmother Tethers Disabled Boy to Bus Stop in India

A photograph of a 9-year old Indian boy tethered to a bus stop in Mumbai has drawn outrage from Indians about the lack of resources for the disabled, according to Getty Images. Lakhan Kale cannot hear or speak and has cerebral palsy and epilepsy. His… Read More »

May 24, 2014 4:17pm

Putin Denies Trying to Bring Back the USSR

MOSCOW – Vladimir Putin has been accused of a lot of things recently. He’s been called a conquistador and an aspiring tsar. Today, the Russian president said none of that is true. “This opinion is wrong. I think it’s not something that corresponds with the… Read More »

May 23, 2014 4:05pm

Challenges Await Pope Francis as He Embarks on Mideast Trip

Pope Francis says this weekend’s trip to the Holy Land is “strictly religious” — “[a] pilgrimage of prayer,” he called it — but it will also be a huge political and even physical challenge for him. Starting on Saturday, Francis, 77, will visit three separate… Read More »

May 23, 2014 3:31pm

Camera Lost in Shipwreck Found Nearly Two Years Later — With Photos Intact!

A camera lost off the coast of Vancouver Island nearly two years ago during a shipwreck was found and returned to its owner thanks to the fact that the memory card inside the camera holding the photos was fully intact. Two students conducting research dives… Read More »

May 23, 2014 8:21am

Incredible Video Shows Man Catching Baby Falling From Window

An incredible video from China shows a man saving a baby’s life by catching the infant after it fell from a window above. A crowd of spectators stood on the street watching as the baby came dangerously close to falling, and many stood with their… Read More »

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May 22, 2014 10:59am

Man Takes Moose to Coffee Shop, and It’s Not a Joke

A man walks into a coffee shop with a moose may seem like the start of a good joke, but for residents of Lively, Ontario, it was just another day in Canada. Coffee-loving Canadians were surprised Monday when they spotted a baby moose walking alongside… Read More »