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6.1 quake shakes Costa Rica near Panama; no major damage

A strong earthquake has shaken southern Costa Rica near the border of Panama, toppling items from store shelves and knocking out power in places, but authorities say there was no major damage or reports of serious injuries

Getting personal: US, Turkish leaders feud over…

Feud over detained American pastor in Turkey overshadows deeper problems in U.S.-Turkish relationship, as well as fate of other detainees

Don't Be Surprised if You See a Mini Horse on…

Southwest airlines has introduced a new rule that will allow flyers to bring mini horses in flight as long as they are service animals. Buzz60 has the story.

US Will Stop Funding Stabilization Efforts In…

The U.S. will redirect $230 million intended to help rebuild Syria to other foreign policy priorities, according to the State Department.

The Latest: Moody's cuts Turkey's credit rating…

Ratings agency Moody's has downgraded Turkey's credit rating deeper into "junk" status and slapped a "negative" rating on its outlook.

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Peru, Ecuador tighten requirements for Venezuela…

Two South American nations are stiffening entry requirements for the flood of Venezuelans fleeing their nation's economic and humanitarian crisis, a move that could make their plight even more arduous

Report: Many American Workers Get No Paid Time Off

Many American workers get no paid time off. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Turkey Again Refuses To Release American Pastor…

The pastor is at the heart of rising tensions between the U.S. and Turkey, which have led to escalating sanctions and tariffs.

Anger engulfs families as Italy buries its bridge…

With anger and grief, Italians began burying some of their dead Friday from the Genoa highway bridge collapse, holding funerals in victims' hometowns

Al-Qaida bomb master killed in US strike, officials say

Yemeni officials and a tribal leader say al-Qaida's chief bomb maker behind the 2009 Christmas Day plot to down an airliner over Detroit was killed months ago by a U.S. drone strike

Kim Jong-Un Seen Smoking a Cigarette and Enjoying…

Kim Jong Un appears to be letting loose, smoking a cigarette and hanging by a hot spring. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

US Sanctions Myanmar Military Officials And Units

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is set to release the results of an investigation into the situation in Myanmar later this month.

People plucked from rooftops as Indian floods…

Rescuers are using helicopters and boats to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flooding in the southern Indian state of Kerala that killed more than 320 people in the past nine days

Stormy Daniels drops out of UK reality show at…

Stormy Daniels, the adult film actress and nemesis of U.S. President Donald Trump, has pulled out of a British reality-TV show at the last minute after a dispute with producers

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This Is the Type of Music People with Money Like?

If you listen to classical music when you’re not at weddings or your cousin’s piano recital, there’s a good chance you’re doing better financially than your peers.

Hundreds Dead As Indian Tourist State Faces…

India's Meteorological Department issued weather warnings for heavy to very heavy rain in Kerala for the coming days.

Bob Mackie's designs for Cher, Carol Burnett up…

Bob Mackie-designed outfits worn by Cher, Carol Burnett, Diana Ross and others are going up for auction

1.4K Google Workers on Secret China App: 'Urgent…

There had already been rumblings of Google employees who'd complained or defected from the company altogether to avoid having to work on a censorship-friendly search app reportedly being made for China. Now about 1,400 employees who are still there have banded together in a more cohesive way, penning a...

Want to Delete Facebook? Here's How

Mashable lays out how to delete Facebook. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Pakistani Lawmakers Elect Imran Khan As Next…

The former cricket star secured 176 votes from the National Assembly Friday.

This New Bag Reportedly Has a Waitlist of 17,000…

This bag is cute right? Well, around 17,000 people really thought so too. Susana Victoria Perez has more.

Pentagon Claims China Is 'Likely' Training…

The Pentagon made this claim in its annual report to Congress about Chinese military developments.

It Pays to Be The Boss: U.S. CEOs Made 312 Times…

U.S. CEOs earned 312 times more than the average worker in 2017, according to a new report. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

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How Women Impacted The Bangladeshi Student…

The movement for road safety created a space for women's empowerment.

These Royals’ High School Grades May Surprise You

No one is exempt from the pain that is attending high school, not even if you are British royalty. Susana Victoria Perez has more.

How Nigeria Is Quickly Becoming A World Power

By 2050, one out of every 18 people on Earth will be Nigerian.