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Defector Begs To Return To North Korea In Unexpected Outburst At UN Meeting

World | Ryan Pickrell
People react as they see North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a military parade marking the 105th anniversary of the country's founding father Kim Il Sung's birth, in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 15, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Damir Sagolj)

‘I have been forcefully detained in the South for seven years’

French Kids May Soon Be Able To Legally Have Sex Three Years Before They Can Join Facebook

World | Jacob Bojesson
A giant logo is seen at Facebook's headquarters in London, Britain, December 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville

‘Joining Facebook will involve parental authorization’

ISIS First False Flag Operation May Be A Fake Christian Terror Group

World | Jonah Bennett
Sons of Jesus poster

‘It could be an Islamic State false flag operation to incite violence against Christians’

Will Trump's Recognition Of Jerusalem Cause Other Countries To Follow Suit?

World | Will Racke
A general view of Jerusalem's Old City shows the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in the foreground as the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, is seen in the background December 10, 2017. Picture taken December 10, 2017. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A tough sell

UN Warns Of New Migrant Crisis In Europe

World | Jacob Bojesson
Syrian refugees wait on a roadside after Turkish police prevented them from sailing off to the Greek island of Farmakonisi by dinghies, near a beach in the western Turkish coastal town of Didim

‘We don’t want to repeat that’

White House Contradicts Tillerson On Talks With North Korea

World | Ryan Pickrell
FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks during the Second Plenum of the 7th Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) at the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang October 8, 2017. KCNA/via REUTERS

‘Clearly right now is not the time’

Uber Charges Rider $14,400 For A 20-Minute Trip Through Rush Hour Traffic

Business | Eric Lieberman
Automobile congestion in the morning rush hour. [Shutterstock - chuyuss]

‘Error’

Muslim Nations Unite Against Trump's Jerusalem Move

World | David Krayden

‘They expect the Islamic nations to remain silent.’

Palestinian Authority Says US 'Unfit' For Any Role In Peace Talks

World | Will Racke
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks during a news conference following the extraordinary meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Istanbul, Turkey, December 13, 2017. REUTERS/Osman Orsal

Negotiations in peril

US Military Apologizes After Dropping Helicopter Parts On Elementary School In Japan

World | Ryan Pickrell
U.S. Marines jump from a CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter into the Gulf of Aden near the USS Iwo Jima during a training exercise in this undated Department of Defense photo released June 10, 2015. REUTERS/U.S. Dept of Defense/Handout

‘This is a regrettable incident’

US Aid Chief: No Evidence Saudis Have Lifted Brutal Yemen Blockade

World | Will Racke
A woman and her son, displaced by the war in northwestern Yemen, are pictured next to their makeshift hut on the pavement of a street in the Red Sea port city of Hodeidah, Yemen May 15, 2017. Picture taken May 15, 2017. REUTERS/Abduljabbar Zeyad

‘We’re ready to respond’

Google May Be Advancing China's Artificial Intelligence Aims With New Research Center

World | Ryan Pickrell
The national flag of China flies in front of the former headquarters of Google in Beijing, July 1, 2010. China's foreign ministry said on Thursday that it had no comment on Google's decision to end automatic rerouting of Chinese users to its uncensored Hong Kong search portal, in a bid to keep its China operating license. REUTERS/Jason Lee

China has plans to be an AI superpower

Danish School Cancels Christmas Service Out Of Respect For Other Faiths

World | Jacob Bojesson
A U.S. Air Force serviceman dressed like Santa Claus holds his machine gun during a Christmas parade at Bagram Air Force Base, 60 km (40 miles) north of Kabul December 25, 2003. REUTERS/Kimimasa Mayama

Same school celebrated ‘Syria week’

Human Feet Keep Washing Up On Canadian Beaches

World | Gabrielle Okun
Lake Front Property at Shuswap Lake, British Columbia, Canada Shutterstock/ Dolce Vita

‘We will do further investigation’

Tillerson Says US Ready To Talk To The North Koreans Whenever They Are

World | Ryan Pickrell
FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson talks to members of the media at the State Department in Washington, DC, U.S. on November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo

Without preconditions

Massive Great White Shark Circling A Small Boat Is Straight Out Of Your Nightmares

Video | David Hookstead

It’s terrifying

Dennis Rodman Suggests Kim Jong Un's A Decent Guy Who Got Dealt A Bad Hand

World | Ryan Pickrell
FILE PHOTO: North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un visits the Mangyongdae Revolutionary Academy on its 70th anniversary, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang October 13, 2017. KCNA/File Photo via REUTERS.

‘He probably wants to do a lot of things that are really positive’

Pro-Lifer Has To Sit In Jail For Months For Protesting Abortion

World | Grace Carr
A newborn baby dressed in white clothes sleeps in the cradle. (Photo: shutterstock/pyrozhenka)

‘These are real children’

Kim Jong Un Guilty Of Ten Of The 11 Crimes Against Humanity: Report

World | Ryan Pickrell
Armed North Korean soldiers patrol the banks of Yalu River near the North Korean town of Sinuiju, opposite the Chinese border city of Dandong, May 20, 2011. Confusion surrounded a North Korean visit to China on Friday, as media in the South said the North's leader Kim Jong-il had crossed the border, contradicting earlier reports that his son and heir apparent Kim Jong-un had travelled. REUTERS/Jacky Chen

Hundreds of thousands are suffering and dying in North Korean prison camps

Brutal Russian Nightclub Fight Turns Into Dramatic Shooting

Video | Liam Clancy

The best fight videos come from Russia