Politicians never truly stop running for office -- but Chilean mayor Evelyn Matthei took that concept to the extreme Thursday, with video footage showing her bolting from a pack of reporters in an apparent bid to avoid answering questions.
Ten teenagers – two of whom were only 15 years old – were among the 39 migrants found dead inside a refrigerated truck container in southeast England last month, police investigating the human trafficking tragedy revealed Friday.
The former U.S. Embassy in Tehran got a new coat of paint ahead of the 40th anniversary of the 1979 takeover of the compound and it’s very anti-American.
A city in eastern Germany has declared to have a “Nazi emergency,” after allegedly experiencing a rise in anti-democratic and far-right extremist views and even violence.
A jihadist attack targeting military post in Mali killed least 53 soldiers and one civilian in the second such assault in a month, the government said Saturday.
Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio had high praise for teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg after the two met in California this week.
Teen activist Greta Thunberg said Tuesday “the climate movement does not need any more awards” as she turned down an environmental prize granted to her by the Nordic Council.
A coalition led by Italian right-wing firebrand Matteo Salvini dealt a blow to the national government after his League party triumphed in the central region of Umbria — snapping 50 years of leftist rule.
A 13-year-old girl in southwestern Brazil allegedly beat her older pregnant sister to death and cut out her unborn baby to give to another woman before killing her nephew, who reportedly caught her in the act.
An Australian man who killed an Arab Israeli exchange student in Melbourne earlier this year has been sentenced to more than 35 years in prison.
An 18-year-old’s last-ditch effort to sway his ex-girlfriend into getting back together got him into a bit of trouble.
Two more people – a man and a woman – were arrested Friday as part of the investigation into the gruesome deaths of 39 people inside the back of a semi-truck in southeastern England.
A 32-year-old man accused of hacking into U.S. financial institutions and stealing more than $6 million was arrested in Ukraine as he was hiding from American authorities.
A climate change demonstrator climbed up the scaffolding of London’s Big Ben to drape two banners, calling for citizens to demand action.
Russian military units have been sent to patrol near the Syria-Turkey border, sparking fears Moscow is moving to fill a security vacuum after U.S. troops started withdrawing from the region last week.
A group of armed gunmen believed to be part of a powerful drug cartel in Mexico ambushed a police convoy, killing at least 13 officers and wounding 9.
Britain’s high court unanimously ruled that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend Parliament for five weeks amid the contentious debate surrounding Brexit was illegal.
French prosecutors searched the home and offices of one of the alleged acquaintances of deceased financier Jeffrey Epstein amid an ongoing probe into the alleged sexual exploitation of women and girls.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is refusing to step down amid growing calls for his resignation from leading politicians after the United Kingdom’s high court ruled that his suspension of Parliament amid debate over Brexit was illegal.
The Taliban continued with their nearly daily attacks in Afghanistan early Thursday morning when a suicide truck bomb detonated at a hospital in a southern region of the country, killing as many as 20 people and wounded nearly 100 more.