December 21, 2017

Pope recites final prayer at funeral for disgraced Cardinal Law

Grzegorz Galazka/Archivio Grzegorz Galazka/Mondadori Portfolio/Getty Images(VATICAN CITY) — A funeral mass held for Cardinal Bernard Law Thursday afternoon in St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican was […]
December 21, 2017

Aide to Ukraine prime minister spied for Russia for at least two years

jmiks/iStock/Thinkstock(KIEV, Ukraine) — An assistant and interpreter for Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman was arrested this week after authorities learned that he was spying for Russia […]
December 21, 2017

United Nations votes 128-9 to condemn US embassy move to Jerusalem

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly defied U.S. warnings and voted Thursday to condemn President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem […]
December 21, 2017

Raul Castro stepping down as leader of Cuba in 2018

Chesnot/Getty Images(HAVANA) — Raul Castro will step down as Cuba's president in April 2018, according to Cuban government officials.Castro, 86, has led the country since 2006 […]