April 28, 2017

London police arrest 6 in raids, foiling active terrorist plot

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — British police said they have foiled an active terrorist plot following Thursday night raids in London and southeast England.Six suspects were arrested on terrorism-related […]
April 28, 2017

Pope Francis visits Egypt just weeks after attacks on Coptic churches

Franco Origlia/Getty Images(CAIRO) — Pope Francis arrived in Cairo Friday on his first papal trip to Egypt, which is aimed at addressing tensions between the country's […]
April 28, 2017

Pope Francis travels to Egypt amid heightened security

Franco Origlia/Getty Images(ROME) — Pope Francis is heading to Egypt on Friday to visit Christian and Muslim communities.His trip comes after the bombing of two churches […]
April 27, 2017

‘Brave’ Syrian women answer call to make their voices heard in Washington

the_guitar_mann/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Ahed Festuk stood outside the Washington, D.C., office of Sen. Dick Durbin, D- Ill., waiting for an aide to come and collect her. With […]