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World Cup Kicks Off In Style As Stadium Shines

Posted: 06/12/2014 - The 2014 World Cup soccer tournament begins with a ceremony full of pop music stars at a new stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The tournament will last a month at locations around Brazil.

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Inmates Escape Jail Using Helicopter

Updated: 06/08/2014 - Police say three inmates in Quebec escaped using a helicopter to get away. This is the second time a helicopter has been used in a prison break in Canada in two years.

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Some Kiev Barricades Come Down

Posted: 06/01/2014 - Demonstrators on the main downtown avenue of Ukraine's capital set piles of tires ablaze on Saturday to protest authorities' call to end the encampment that began six months ago. A few hundred meters away, workers in hard hats cleared debris from torn-down barricades.

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Rocket with 3-man crew lifts off for space station

Posted: 05/28/2014 - A three-man crew successfully launched from Kazakhstan on their way to the International Space Station. An American, a Russian, and a German will spend the next 6-months aboard the ISS.

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Turnout Low in Egyptian Presidential Election

Posted: 05/28/2014 - Voter turnout in Egypt's presidential election is lower than expected, as former military chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi hopes to legitimize his ouster of former president Mohammed Morsi.

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Missing Girls Found

Posted: 05/26/2014 - The girls abducted by Boko Harem have been found.

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French Father on Trial for Revenge Kidnapping

Posted: 05/22/2014 - A 76-year-old Frenchman is being tried for arranging the kidnapping of a man from Germany, who was convicted in absentia of involuntary manslaughter in the death of his daughter.

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Nigeria Seeks UN sanctions on Boko Haram

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Diplomats say Nigeria has asked the U.N. Security Council to impose sanctions on Boko Haram, the Islamic extremist group responsible for a wave of deadly attacks and the recent abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls.

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58 Countries Urge UN to Refer Syria to Int'l Criminal Court

Posted: 05/19/2014 - 58 countries ask for the U.N. Security Council to call on the International Criminal Court to examine the civil war in Syria for potential crimes against humanity. Russia and China will almost certainly reject the request.

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