Finally let off cruise, passengers desperate for…

Cruise passengers who thought their travel nightmare had ended when they were finally allowed to disembark in Cambodia are finding themselves in a new state of limbo

Out of jail, Blagojevich says he's a 'Trumpocrat'

Rod Blagojevich, a former Illinois governor forced out of office for trying to peddle Barack Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat, thanked President Donald Trump on Wednesday for commuting his prison sentence. Produced by Jonah Green.

Here's When Harry and Meghan's Royal Duties Will…

Harry and Meghan have 42 more days as senior royals. A spokesperson for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex says they will formally step down as senior royals on March 31, meaning they will no longer carry out official duties for the queen after that date, the BBC reports. They...

8 Killed In Shootings In Hanau, Germany

Two hookah lounges were reportedly targeted, but the motive behind the attacks are unclear.

Pope tenderly kissed on forehead by man in…

Well-wishers at Pope Francis' weekly audience have thrust soccer T-shirts, flowers and many a wailing baby into his arms. On Wednesday, Francis received a long, tender kiss planted on his forehead by a man in one of the front-row seats reserved for ailing or disabled people

Bloomberg to make debut on 2020 debate stage

Michael Bloomberg will make a high-risk debut on the Democratic debate stage in Nevada on Wednesday, joining five presidential rivals who have been eagerly awaiting their chance to confront the free-spending and fast-rising billionaire. This report produced by Chris Dignam.

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Something In the Air? 14 Dead, 500 Sick in…

At least 14 people have died and another 500 have fallen ill in Pakistan's largest city and chief commercial hub, where there are reports of a possible gas leak. Officials have offered conflicting reasons for ailments including chest pains, breathing impairments, and burning eyes, which have left many in critical...

Leaked Data Reveals China Detained Uighurs Due To…

​The database includes information on more than 300 Uighur detainees –​ as well as records on their relatives, friends and neighbors.

Lawyer: Assange was offered US pardon if he…

A lawyer for Julian Assange says the WikiLeaks founder plans to claim during his extradition hearing that the Trump administration offered to pardon him if he agreed to say Russia wasn't involved in leaking Democratic National Committee emails

Rapper Pop Smoke is reportedly killed by masked…

Los Angeles police captain Steve Lurie said police responded to an emergency call at a Hollywood Hills home shortly before five o'clock in the morning on Thursday.

Coronavirus Cases Spike in S. Korea

The coronavirus outbreak has now killed more than 2,000 people in mainland China and while authorities say the number of new cases in China fell for a second straight day, numbers are climbing in other countries. Reuters reports that South Korea reported 20 new cases Wednesday, bringing the total...

U.K. To Close Its Borders To Unskilled Workers…

The U.K. says it will prioritize "the skills a person has to offer, not where they come from."

Duke and Duchess of Sussex to begin new life on…

Britain's Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, are breaking free of the royal family starting March 31

75 years after Iwo Jima, Marine recalls second…

104-year-old William White still has memories of the exploding grenade that nearly ended his solo reconnaissance mission during one of World War Two's fiercest battles. Colette Luke has more.

Julian Assange Is Doing Better: Rep

A month and a half after Julian Assange said he was "slowly dying" inside a London prison, the WikiLeaks founder's spokesperson says Assange is doing better. He's been moved from solitary confinement, the rep says, per Reuters : "I saw him about 10 days ago—he has improved thanks to the...

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U.S. Designates Five Chinese Media Outlets As…

The designation means the U.S. has identified the outlets as being "substantially owned or effectively controlled by a foreign government."

Austrian minister to travel to Iran amid nuclear…

Austria's foreign minister says he will travel to Tehran this weekend amid efforts by European countries to keep alive Iran's nuclear agreement with world powers

Gucci gives guests backstage pass at Milan show

Gucci designer Alessandro Michele took audiences behind the scenes as he revealed his latest collection on the first full day of Milan Fashion Week on Wednesday (February 19).

For More Than a Year, This 'Ghost Ship' Traveled…

A "ghost ship" has finally struck land after more than a year traveling the world, from the Americas to Africa and Europe, without a crew. The MV Alta cargo vessel disabled some 1,380 miles southeast of Bermuda while traveling from Greece to Haiti in September 2018. The crew of...

Quarantine Ends For Those Still Aboard Cruise…

The coronavirus spread through the ship, infecting more than 620 passengers and crew members.

UK employers fear worker shortages in new…

Britain has announced new immigration rules that will take effect next year — and many businesses are alarmed

'It's been a long, unhappy journey' -Blagojevich

Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, who was convicted in 2009 of trying to peddle Barack Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat, expressed gratitude on Wednesday afternoon after he was commuted by U.S. President Donald Trump this week.

The Royal Hits Just Keep Coming

The Earl and Countess of Snowdon are splitting up after 26 years of marriage. Queen Elizabeth II's nephew, David Armstrong-Jones, and his wife, Serena, are the second royal couple to announce their divorce within a week, following the Queen's eldest grandson and his Canadian wife. The earl and countess "amicably...

Mexican Lawmakers Propose Tougher Sentences For…

Protests over the death of a 7-year-old girl and a 25-year-old woman galvanized Mexican lawmakers to act.

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Germany's Merkel won't interfere in choice of…

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she won't try to interfere with her center-right party's choice of a new leader and its candidate to succeed her at the helm of the government

EU unveils plan to rein in U.S. tech giants

The European Commission plans to create a single European market for data, hoping that pooling the region's deep industrial expertise could help build technology powerhouses to catch up with Silicon Valley and state-backed Chinese heavyweights. Adam Reed reports

Coronavirus Kills Hospital Director

A hospital director on the front line of the fight against the coronavirus outbreak in China has become one of its latest victims. Chinese authorities say 51-year-old neurosurgeon Liu Zhiming, director of the Wuchang Hospital in Wuhan died Tuesday morning, the New York Times reports. He was one of the...