July 2, 2018

Twelve boys and their soccer coach found alive in cave

Linh Pham/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Twelve boys and their soccer coach, lost for 10 days in a cave in Thailand, have been found alive, officials announced Monday. "Thai Navy SEALs have found all 13 with signs of life," Narongsak Osottanakorn, the governor of the Chiang Rai province, told reporters. Rescuers are now working to extract the team from the cave. The Thai Navy SEALs posted a video on Facebook showing the group when they were first found. The boys appeared to be in good health and were..
July 2, 2018

Natural and cultural sites added to the World Heritage List

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- UNESCO has added 20 new World Heritage Sites to its list of places as unique and diverse as the Galapagos Islands, the pyramids of Egypt, Venice and its lagoon, Serengeti National Park in Tanzania and the Ho Citadel in Vietnam. The prestigious World Heritage List by the United Nations' cultural agency includes landmarks of stunning natural beauty, or environmental, cultural or historic significance. Every year, a UNESCO committee meets to consider potential ad..
July 2, 2018

Trump predicts ‘very good relationship’ with Mexico’s president-elect Lopez Obrador

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump said Monday he has had a 30-minute phone call with the newly-elected leader of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, discussing trade, border security, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and the possibility of a Mexico-U.S. trade deal. "I think the relationship will be a very good one. We'll see what happens," President Trump told reporters in the Oval Office about the call earlier Monday with Mexico's president-elect,..
July 2, 2018

Rescuers find 12 boys and their soccer coach alive in cave

Linh Pham/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Twelve boys and their soccer coach, lost for 10 days in a cave in Thailand, have been found alive, officials announced Monday. The governor of Thailand said he has not seen the soccer players and their coach but has received reports that they were found safe. This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.