ISIS using Disney movie “Mulan” to recruit

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The Disney film Mulan is based on a Chinese legend of a warrior woman. A dutiful daughter cuts off her hair and pretends to be a man…

KFC to offer chocolate edible cup in UK

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KFC in the United Kingdom has come up with a good way to cut down on its trash, by giving people a little treat with their morning cup of coffee…

Gunman kills 3, found dead in South Korean city

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A gunman shot and killed three people Friday before he was found dead at a home in a city near the capital Seoul…

Militants abduct more Christians, smash ancient artifacts

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Islamic State militants released a video showing the destruction of the heritage of the lands under their control…

Debates rage over color of dress in photograph

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It’s the dress that’s beating the Internet black and blue. Or should that be gold and white?

Life sentence for German nurse who killed patients

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A German court sentenced a male nurse to life in prison on Thursday for killing patients with overdoses of heart medication…

Islamic State militant ‘Jihadi John’ identified

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Mohammed Emwazi has been identified by news organizations as “Jihadi John.”…

European Central Bank unveils new 20 Euro bill

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The ECB’s president Mario Draghi unveiled the new €20 banknote at the ECB’s headquarters in Frankfurt…

Gunman found dead after killing 3 in SKorea store

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A gunman shot and killed three people Wednesday in and around a South Korean convenience store…

FIFA recommends November-December for World Cup in Qatar

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A FIFA task force has recommended playing the 2022 World Cup in November-December to avoid the summer heat in Qatar…

IS militants abduct dozens of Christians in Syria

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Islamic State militants have abducted at least 90 Christians in northeastern Syria…

Nine dead including gunman in Czech restaurant shooting

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A gunman opened fire inside a restaurant in Czech Republic, killing eight people before he fatally shot himself…

Fearing Ebola, N. Korea bars tourists from capital marathon

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Further restricting travel to the already isolated country, North Korea barred foreigners from one of its most popular tourist events…

SKorea: Two people fall thru sidewalk sinkhole

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Two people were injured after falling into a sinkhole in South Korea…

Somalia extremists urge attacks on US shopping malls

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A video purported to be by Somalia’s al-Qaida-linked rebel group al-Shabab urged Muslims to attack shopping malls in the U.S…

Racism victim says Chelsea fans ‘must be punished’

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A black man who was blocked from boarding a Paris metro train by Chelsea football fans chanting racist slogans said on Thursday…

Toronto boy dies after wandering away from home

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A 3-year-old Toronto boy died Thursday after wandering away from an apartment building into bitterly cold weather overnight…

Kim Jong Un debuts new hairdo

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North Korea’s supreme leader is sporting a different hairstyle…

Thai prosecutor presses criminal charges against ex-premier

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Thailand’s attorney general on Thursday pressed criminal charges against former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra…

Aerobatic stunt duo has scrape in sky, lands safely in India

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Two aircraft of an aerobatic team scraped each other in the sky Thursday while performing stunts at an air show in southern India…

South Korea: People flock to sheep cafe ahead of new year

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Crowds of people flocked to a cafe in Seoul on Tuesday where they can spend time feeding and petting sheep…

Group of soccer fans prevent black man from boarding train

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A black man trying to board a subway train in Paris was being pushed away by a group of Chelsea soccer fans…

Taliban bombers kill at least 20 killed in Afghan attack

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Taliban suicide bombers dressed as police officers attacked a police station in Afghanistan…

Embattled Debaltseve falls to Ukraine rebels; troops retreat

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After weeks of relentless fighting, the embattled Ukrainian rail hub of Debaltseve fell Wednesday to Russia-backed separatists…

Japan newspaper report denies Nanking Massacre

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Japan’s highly-circulated daily newspaper ‘Industrial and Economic Newspaper’ published a story in which a former Japanese soldier denies Nanking Massacre in 1937…

Ukraine truce unravels as battle rages

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Ukrainian government troops and Russia-backed rebels failed on Tuesday to start pulling back heavy weaponry from the front line…

Egypt strikes IS in Libya, pushes for international action

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Egypt bombed Islamic State militants in neighboring Libya after extremists beheaded a group of Egyptian Christians…