February 14, 2018

In Taiwan, pedestrian signal shakes off singlehood in time for Valentine’s Day

Pingtung County(PINGTUNG COUNTY, Taiwan) — Pingtung County Mayor Pan Men-an probably doesn't get 30,000 views on every video he posts to Facebook — but he did […]
February 14, 2018

Trial of Palestinian teenager who slapped Israeli officer closed to press

Issam Rimawi/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(JERUSALEM) — Behind closed doors at the Israeli Ofer Military Base in the West Bank, Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian teenager who slapped an […]
February 13, 2018

Tainted alcohol reports in Mexico have lawmakers calling for action from State Department

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Citing concerns of tainted alcohol being served in Mexico, Sen. Tammy Baldwin is calling on the State Department to reform the way it handles […]
February 13, 2018

South Pacific island nation of Tonga battered by Category 4 tropical cyclone

NOAA(NEW YORK) — Two days after Tropical Cyclone Gita ravaged the small South Pacific island nation of Tonga, the cleanup continues.The Japanese Meteorological Agency's Himawari-8 satellite […]