January 11, 2018

American tourist dies while hiking in Australia

iStock/Thinkstock(SYDNEY, Australia) — An American tourist died Wednesday while hiking the Larapinta Trail in Australia, Northern Territory Police said. The unidentified 33-year-old man was from California, […]
January 11, 2018

Vladimir Putin hits campaign trail ahead of Russia’s presidential election

Mikhail Svetlov/Getty Images(MOSCOW) — Russian President Vladimir Putin hit the campaign trail Wednesday, kicking off his re-election bid against a field effectively cleared of serious competitors […]
January 11, 2018

State Department overhauls travel warning system for Americans abroad

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The State Department is overhauling its travel warning system for Americans abroad for the first time in years in an effort to streamline information […]
January 11, 2018

Pentagon’s top enlisted leader suggests fatally beating ISIS fighters with a shovel

icholakov/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A Facebook post written by a senior enlisted U.S. military leader raised eyebrows this week after it instructed troops to beat ISIS fighters […]