By NICOLE WINFIELD Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) – The Vatican said Tuesday that Pope Francis is expected to meet with victims of sexual abuse
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin, who has spent years trying to recover the Irish church’s credibility following decades of abuse and cover-up, dedicated his Sunday homily to Francis’ Aug. 25-26 trip.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican environmental authorities are investigating the deaths of more than 100 endangered sea turtles whose carcasses have turned up at a wildlife sanctuary on the Pacific coast of Chiapas state.
Civil protection authorities confirmed Wednesday that 39 people had died and 15 were injured.
Houston-native journalist Austin Tice was abducted six years ago while he was covering the war in Syria.
A bridge over an industrial area in the Italian city of Genova partially collapsed during a sudden and violent storm on Tuesday, leaving vehicles crushed in the rubble below.
A motorist crashed into pedestrians and cyclists near the Houses of Parliament in London on Tuesday, heightening tensions in a city that has seen four vehicle-based terror attacks in less than 18 months
Greater Manchester police said one man is in stable but serious condition at a local hospital with injuries to his legs. The other nine people are being treated for pellet-type wounds suffered in the shooting, which was reported at about 2:30 a.m. Sunday.
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) – Congo’s health ministry says the number of confirmed cases in a new outbreak of the Ebola virus has risen to 13,
MOSCOW (AP) – A Russian airline says one of its helicopters has crashed shortly after takeoff in Siberia, killing all 18 people aboard. The UTair
Officials say rival gangs of fuel thieves staged a shootout on a highway in the northern Mexico state of Chihuahua that left four suspects and a policeman dead.
North Korea on Friday returned the remains of what are believed to be U.S. servicemen killed during the Korean War, the White House said, with a U.S military plane making a rare trip into North Korea to retrieve 55 cases of remains.
NASA released this animation showing all of the known asteroids from 1999 to January 2018.