December 22, 2017

Democracy ‘lost’: Rights groups warn of more violence in Honduras as US recognizes president

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The U.S. became one of a few countries to recognize Juan Orlando Hernandez as the president of Honduras Friday as the opposition candidate, […]
December 22, 2017

Australia’s ‘oldest naval mystery’ finally solved

Royal Australian Navy/Commonwealth of Australia(NEW YORK) — After being lost at sea for over a century, Australia’s first Allied submarine, the HMAS AE-1, has finally been […]
December 22, 2017

Families playing $2.7B Spanish Christmas Lottery hope to get fat on El Gordo prize

iStock/Thinkstock(MADRID) — In Spain, the lottery may be more about family than fate. Camila Fuentes, a business owner from Madrid, said it’s a tradition for family […]
December 22, 2017

Catalonia’s pro-independence parties declare victory in elections

donfiore/iStock/Thinkstock(BARCELONA) — Catalonia's independence movement is projected to win Thursday's highly anticipated elections with a narrow majority.Carles Puigdemont, the former president of Catalonia, who fled to […]