(YAKUTSK, Russia) -- If you thought the recent cold snap in the United States was bad, try telling that to some residents of Siberia.On Tuesday, in Russia's Yakutia region, temperatures dropped to an unbelievable 85 degrees below zero. Te...

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(BUENOS AIRES, Chile) -- On his first full day in Chile today, Pope Francis immediately confronted the issue of sex abuse by the clergy in Chile and apologized and said he felt ashamed."Here I feel bound to express my pain and shame at th...

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(HOUSTON) -- A Texas-based oceanic exploration company will launch a high tech search in the southern Indian Ocean on Wednesday as part of a new international effort to find Malaysian Airlines Flight 370.Almost four years after the Boeing...

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(LONDON) -- Queen Elizabeth gave a peek into the royal family, revealing that Princess Charlotte, 2, is the boss of her older brother, 4-year-old Prince George.Queen Elizabeth, 91, made the remarks Sunday as she was presenting a bible to...

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(VANCOUVER) -- Top dignitaries ranging from foreign ministers to ambassadors will convene in Vancouver, Canada, Tuesday to discuss the ongoing diplomatic efforts to contain North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs.The su...

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(TORONTO) -- Police are now disputing a report by an 11-year-old girl that a man cut her hijab while she was walking to school.On Friday, Toronto Police Service officials said in a...

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(BAGHDAD) -- A pair of suicide bombers shattered three months of relative calm in Baghdad, Iraq, on Monday, killing more than two dozen people and apparently signaling that the Islamic State has not been completely uprooted from Iraq.The...

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(PERM, Russia) -- At least 14 children have been hurt in a stabbing incident at a school in the Siberian city of Perm. Russian police said the stabbings began after two boys at the city’s School No. 127 started fighting with knives....

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(LESOTHO, Africa) -- A whopping 910-carat diamond was discovered in Southern Africa, one of the biggest gems ever found, the mining company that uncovered it said Monday.The colorless diamond was extracted from the Letseng mine in Lesotho...

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(PARIS) -- The baguette is one of France’s most famous symbols alongside the Eiffel Tower.So much so that many French bakers want the crusty, thin loaves to be protected as a world treasure by Unesco, the U.N. cultural organization....

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(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- Officials from North and South Korea will meet this week to discuss again North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympics amid cooling tensions between the two, but the North warned it could choose to cut off its coop...

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(ONTARIO, Canada) -- One Canadian man has gone back to the basics. And has even built himself a log cabin out in the wilderness -- alone!Nature lover Shawn James owns 20 acres outside of Algonquin Park in Ontario, Canada. After cutting do...

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(TRABZON, Turkey) -- A commercial jet carrying 168 people overshot an icy airstrip in northern Turkey on Saturday, getting wedged on a cliff just feet from the Black Sea.Despite the horrifying image of the Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737-800...

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(TEMUCO, Chile) -- When Pope Francis goes to South America this week, he will meet with indigenous tribes in Chile and visit the native people in the Amazon in Peru, a first for any pontiff.But the trip, the 22nd foreign trip during his t...

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