January 18, 2018

Gunmen kidnap 2 Americans, 2 Canadians in Nigeria, police say

iStock/Thinkstock(NIGERIA) — Two Americans and two Canadians who were traveling through northern Nigeria have been kidnapped by gunmen, police said.Police officers were escorting the four foreigners […]
January 18, 2018

Norwegian teen fighting deportation to Afghanistan: ‘This is our last hope’

Taibeh Abbasi/Amnesty International(TRONDHEIM, Norway) — For 18-year-old Taibah Abbasi, Thursday's vote in parliament will almost certainly be another blow in a losing battle with the Norwegian […]
January 17, 2018

Spain surpasses U.S. as a tourist destination: UN

ronniechua/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Spain has replaced the United States as the No. 2 tourism destination in the world, according to a United Nations agency.While France has […]
January 17, 2018

Boko Haram releases new video claiming to show Chibok girls: ‘We are never coming back’

kylieellway/iStock/Thinkstock(ABUJA, Nigeria) — A video released in Nigeria this week by Boko Haram purportedly shows some of the schoolgirls who were abducted from the town of […]