Malaysia, Cuba taken off US human trafficking blacklist


The State Department has taken Malaysia and Cuba off its blacklist of countries failing to combat modern-day slavery….

Zimbabwe hunts the hunter who killed famous lion

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The hunt is on for the man who killed Cecil- a 13 year old lion and tourist attraction in Zimbabwe’s safari industry…

21 dead, 8 wounded in Afghan wedding gunfight


A shootout at a wedding party in northern Afghanistan has left 21 people dead and eight wounded…

Somalia hotel truck bomb toll rises to 15


The massive truck bomb that killed 15 people, including a Chinese embassy guard…

Small plane crashes in Tokyo neighborhood; 3 dead, 3 survive


A small plane crashed into a quiet neighborhood in Tokyo on Sunday, killing the pilot, a passenger and a woman on the ground…

YouTube star jumps off Tower Bridge

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YouTube star jumps off Tower Bridge for stunt and almost drowns after it goes horribly wrong….

Thailand: Battle over US surrogate baby


An American father is fighting to get his infant daughter out of Thailand…

Chinese media says US influences Myanmar’s decision to charge logging workers


Chinese newspaper Global Times says the US has influenced Myanmar’s decision to charge 153 Chinese workers of illegal logging…

Canada man hit by lightning, wins lottery


A lottery winner in Canada has overcome outrageous odds more than once in his life…

British woman dies bungee jumping in Spain


Spanish police say a British woman has died in a bungee-jumping accident in Granada, Spain…