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August 21, 2018

North Korea has not stopped nuclear activities: UN watchdog

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- North Korea’s nuclear activities have not stopped over the past year and it continues to develop its nuclear program, the UN’s nuclear watchdog said in a new report. The "continuation and further development" of the program are "cause for grave concern," the International Atomic Energy Agency said in its report, released Monday, which covered developments since August 2017 and found that the North had carried out "clear violations of relevant U.N. Security Council..
August 21, 2018

Vatican says Pope Francis to meet sex abuse victims in Ireland

Franco Origlia/Getty Images(ROME) -- When Pope Francis travels to Ireland this weekend, he is likely to meet privately with sex abuse victims, a Vatican spokesman told reporters today. As is the custom, information about the pope's meetings with victims during trips would not revealed to the public until afterwards and only if the victims agree. Without sharing any further details about the meetings, Vatican spokesperson Greg Burke said, "The important thing for the pope is to listen." B..
August 21, 2018

American teenager found after going missing in Paris

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) -- An American teenager who was reported missing in Paris has been found, according to his family. American and European authorities spent Monday scrambling to locate a Miami-area teenager who traveled with his family to Paris, left a goodbye note and then disappeared, a federal law enforcement official told ABC News on Monday evening. Tariq Aleem Shabazz, Jr., 17, disappeared last Wednesday, but was located after a widespread push to find the teen on Monday. Shabazz&#..
August 21, 2018

American teenager reported missing in Paris

iStock/Thinkstock(PARIS) -- American and European authorities are scrambling to locate a Miami-area teenager who traveled with his family to Paris, left a goodbye note and then disappeared, a federal law enforcement official told ABC News this evening. The source said the disappearance appears to have been a deliberate, pre-planned action, and that the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the U.S. State Department are now involved in the search. Tariq Aleem Shabazz, Jr., 17, disappeare..