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Lightning strikes erupting Indonesia volcano spewing 16,000-foot ash cloud

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 22:08:42 GMT

A volcano in Indonesia erupted last week, leaving locals to maneuver around molten lava and layers of ash, according to reports.

10 of Britain’s most dangerous convicted terrorists seeking early release through parole

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 21:36:50 GMT

Ten of Britain’s most dangerous convicted terrorists are bidding for early release through parole, according to reports.

UK may lengthen school day, cut summer holidays in biggest reforms since WW2

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 21:25:23 GMT

The United Kingdom is considering major education reforms – the biggest since World War II – to make up for lost time for schoolchildren because of the pandemic, according to reports.

Where ISIS ruled, Pope Francis calls on Christians to forgive, rebuild

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 07:55:57 GMT

Pope Francis called on Iraq's Christians to forgive the injustices committed against them by Muslim extremists and to rebuild as he visited the wrecked shells of churches and met ecstatic crowds in the community's historic heartland, which was nearly erased by the Islamic State group's horrific reign.

Pope, top Iraq Shiite cleric hold historic, symbolic meeting

Sat, 06 Mar 2021 15:01:35 GMT

The meeting lasted for 40 minutes, with some concerns over the cleric's safety as he has yet to be vaccinated.

World Uyghur Congress pressures International Olympic Committee to move 2022 Olympics out of Beijing

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 22:36:20 GMT

The World Uyghur Congress accused the International Olympic Committee (IOC) of ignoring an ethics complaint it filed last year to move the 2022 Winter Games out of Beijing due to China's alleged human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims and other minorities. 

Iran opposition shines light on century of oppression with new film

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 21:05:14 GMT

The world tends to look at Iran in the context of pre-revolution and post. But according to former Iranian diplomat Mehrdad Khonsari, there is a neat 100-year mark useful for evaluating the country in terms of where it stands and where it should or could be.

New Zealand sees 8.1 magnitude earthquake, lifts tsunami warnings following series of quakes

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 13:32:22 GMT

The island mainly saw structural damage despite the significant strength of the earthquakes.

Pope begins first-ever papal visit to Iraq, urges Christians to help rebuild country

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 12:35:46 GMT

Iraqi security forces view the visit as an opportunity to show the world the improvements to the country.

Ship appears to float through sky in photo taken off England's Cornish coast

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 10:03:17 GMT

A man in England taking pictures of Cornwall’s coastline, snapped a photo this week of what at first appeared to be a ship floating through the clouds.

Pope Francis goes to Iraq to rally fading Christians amid pandemic

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 09:33:23 GMT

Pope Francis heads to Iraq on Friday to urge the country’s dwindling number of Christians to stay put and help rebuild the country after years of war and persecution, brushing aside the coronavirus pandemic and security concerns to make his first-ever papal visit.

YouTube removes 5 channels run by Burma military for violating community standards

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 09:16:46 GMT

YouTube has removed five channels run by Burma’s military for violating its community guidelines and terms of service.

North Korean nuclear activity detected, possibly extracting plutonium

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 01:44:34 GMT

North Korea could be at it again. New activity has been detected at the Yonbyong nuclear site north of Pyongyang.  

Ahead of Pope visit, survivor recalls Christian church massacre in Iraq

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 01:36:14 GMT

Six Al Qaeda-linked militants stormed and seized the church, killing dozens inside. At the time, the Oct. 31, 2010 attack was the bloodiest in a drumbeat of violence that Iraq’s Christians suffered during the brutal sectarian warfare following the 2003 U.S. invasion.

Agency cancels Hawaii tsunami watch after huge Pacific quake

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 01:31:33 GMT

The U.S. Pacific Tsunami Warning Center cancelled a tsunami watch Thursday for Hawaii that was issued after a huge earthquake occurred in a remote area between New Zealand and Tonga.

China has 'closing window of opportunity' to reach its geopolitical goals: Gordon Chang

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 22:49:23 GMT

Chinese President Xi Jinping faces a "closing window of opportunity" to acheive his geopolitical objectives, author and China expert Gordon Chang told "The Story" Thursday.

Israel updating plans to strike Iranian nuclear sites, Israeli defense minister tells Fox News

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 20:13:02 GMT

The Israeli military is updating plans to strike Iranian nuclear sites and is prepared to act independently, Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz told Fox News.

COVID-19 strikes 2 US Navy warships moored in Bahrain, at least 40 infected

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 17:19:14 GMT

Two American warships continued to be out of action in Bahrain on Thursday amid heightened tensions with Iran following a spate of rocket attacks on American troops in Iraq and a U.S. airstrike in Syria late last week. 

Oil spill into Mediterranean may have Iran connection, Israel says

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 13:43:41 GMT

The spill caused extensive damage and forced the closure of beaches and a ban on seafood sales.

New Zealand man charged over threats to Christchurch mosques

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 13:21:33 GMT

A New Zealand man is facing criminal charges after allegedly posting online threats against two Christchurch mosques that were the sites of a terrorist attack that left 51 people dead.