May 8, 2017

University employee becomes fourth American citizen currently detained in North Korea

iStock/Thinkstock(SEOUL) — As tensions flare between the United States and North Korea, the number of American citizens detained by the authoritarian government has also risen.On Sunday, […]
May 8, 2017

UN: One million children uprooted from war-torn South Sudan

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — A simmering conflict in South Sudan has forced more than one million children to seek refuge in neighboring countries, creating one of the […]
May 8, 2017

Green meteor shower thrills stargazers in Australia

iStock/Thinkstock(SYDNEY) — A celestial show both bright and green dazzled skygazers in Kiama, New South Wales, over the weekend.The Eta Aquarids meteor shower, most visible in […]
May 8, 2017

France chooses centrist Macron over Le Pen as next president: exit polls

Vincent Isore/IP3/Getty Images(PARIS) — Emmanuel Macron, a centrist former economy minister who emerged from a crowded field of seasoned politicians, has won the French presidential election, […]