May 1, 2019

New photos of Princess Charlotte released ahead of her 4th birthday

Pool/Max Mumby/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Princess Charlotte is turning four and her parents, Prince William and Kate, shared three new photographs of the young royal to celebrate. The photographs of Charlotte, William and Kate's middle child, were taken in April by Kate at the family's Anmer Hall home in Norfolk, according to Kensington Palace. They show Charlotte smiling and enjoying the outdoors, from sitting on the grass in a flowered dress to running with a yellow flower in hand and ..
May 1, 2019

Actor Ben Stiller speaks out on Syria as US warns of intensifying violence

Paul Morigi/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- In over eight years of war, the headlines of suffering and violence in Syria have, at times, faded. Actor Ben Stiller tried to change that on Wednesday. The goodwill ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees testified in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about the humanitarian impact of the war and what the U.S. should be doing about it. It couldn't come at a more critical time. There are rising concerns of intense..
May 1, 2019

Julian Assange sentenced for jumping bail by British court

Jack Taylor/Getty Images(LONDON) -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange arrived at Southwark Crown Court in central London Wednesday raising a defiant fist in front of cameras, before being sentenced to 50 weeks behind bars for jumping bail in 2012. Assange skipped bail and stayed at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he was wanted on sexual assault charges, which he has denied. He was arrested at the embassy in mid-April. In a letter read to the court, Assange a..
May 1, 2019

Maduro vows to punish protesters in Venezuela, rejects Pompeo’s claim he nearly fled to Cuba

adam smigielski/iStock(CARACAS, Venezuela) -- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro dismissed U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's claims that the embattled leader was ready to flee the nation in a televised address last night, as he also vowed that protesters against his regime "cannot go unpunished." "Mike Pompeo said today in the afternoon ... he said: 'Maduro has a plane ready to go to Cuba, to flee, and the Russians took him off the plane and forbade him to leave the country,&#039..