August 25, 2017

How Elmo and friends are using Muppet magic to bring hope, education to refugee children

IRC/Sesame Workshop/Ryan Heffernan(NEW YORK) — Elmo, a mega-star like few others, has been a fixture on Sesame Street for over 30 years, delighting generations of children […]
August 24, 2017

Bride, groom arrested after post-wedding bar brawl in Canada

ragip ufuk vural/iStock/Thinkstock(EDMONTON, Canada) — A bride and groom in Canada spent part of their wedding night in jail after they were arrested following a bar […]
August 24, 2017

Russian ambassador to Sudan latest in string of Kremlin diplomat deaths

Alferova/iStock/Thinstock(KHARTOUM, Russia) — Russia's ambassador to Sudan, Mirgayas Shirinsky, was found dead at his residence in Khartoum on Wednesday night, officials said.According to Russia's foreign ministry, […]
August 24, 2017

Rotterdam terror threat over after concert canceled, police say

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Dutch police said the terror threat facing the Netherlands port city of Rotterdam is now over following the arrest of a suspect.Rotterdam Police […]