By Dragana Jovanovic

May 19, 2014 8:30pm

Serbia’s Eerie Ghost Towns Emerge After Historic Flooding

OBRENOVAC, Serbia — Here, in one of most badly flooded places in Serbia, which has seen the worst flooding in 120 years, the water has slowly begun to recede but authorities warned that the river can still surge and that the crisis was not yet… Read More »

By Jared T. Miller

May 19, 2014 5:05pm

Storm Blankets São Paulo in Marble-Sized Hail

Brazil’s biggest city escaped its most severe drought in decades on Monday — but with a storm that brought marble-sized hail to São Paulo. The Center for Emergency Management said the storm brought 0.4 inches of precipitation — a small if crucial amount for the… Read More »

By ABC News

May 17, 2014 5:22pm

Shoppers Flee as Queen and Entourage Swarm London Store

Shoppers were forced to dive for cover after thousands of bees suddenly swarmed a London clothing store. An estimated 5,000 bees swarmed the front of the London store Topshop, according to the BBC. Professional beekeepers were called in to smoke out the bees and coral… Read More »

May 16, 2014 1:13pm

This Is the Pregnant Woman Sudan Wants to Hang for Marrying a Christian

Lawyers for a pregnant Sudanese woman plan to appeal an Islamic judge’s decision that she be flogged with 100 lashes and then be hanged for marrying a Christian man and converting. Amnesty International and Western embassies are expressing alarm over the harsh sentence meted out… Read More »

By ABC News

May 13, 2014 1:48pm

Wanted: Panda Caretakers at $32K, Plus Incidentals

It is not a job you see listed often, if ever, in the newspaper or online wanted ads, but the job of caretaker for pandas could be yours. Officials at the Bifengxia Panda Center in Ya’an, Sichuan province, are offering a 200,000 yuan (about $32,000)… Read More »

May 12, 2014 7:11pm

US Shares Intel, Recon Flights in Nigerian Students’ Search

The United States is now providing manned intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance flights over Nigeria and sharing commercial satellite imagery to aid in the search for nearly 300 missing schoolgirls, a senior administration official said Monday. This help is in addition to 27 US officials who… Read More »

May 10, 2014 5:53pm

Putin Rules the Rink

MOSCOW — President Vladimir Putin scored a double hat trick in a hockey game featuring aging Russian hockey legends on Saturday. In his demonstration of his athletic skills, the 61 year-old Kremlin chief reportedly netted no fewer than six goals and assisted on five others,… Read More »

By Stefanie Tuder

May 9, 2014 12:07pm

Fisherman Saves Baby Whale Tangled in Rope

It’s not often you see a fisherman cutting a fish free, but that’s exactly what one New Zealand man did after a baby humpback whale became trapped in cray pot lines off the coast of Australia. Fisherman Joe Brogan, 42, grabbed his knife and jumped… Read More »

By ABC News

May 8, 2014 3:40pm

Groomsmen Strip Off Their Suits Mid-Photo to Rescue Fisherman

It is a bride’s worst nightmare to have two groomsmen tear off their suits and run into the ocean in the middle of a wedding photo shoot, but one bride in Australia didn’t mind because the groomsmen were truly living up to their titles of… Read More »

By ABC News

May 7, 2014 5:30pm

Nigerian Police Offer $300K Reward for Tips On Kidnapped Girls

Amid reports of fresh attacks by Boko Haram, killing hundreds of villagers, Nigerian police today offered a $300,000 reward for any information leading to the rescue of more than 200 girls kidnapped from their dormitories 23 days ago. Related: Hillary Clinton calls Nigerian kidnappings “an act… Read More »