Manhunts in France end

Two suspects in the attacking of the Charlie Hebdo building were killed Friday after several hours in a standoff with French police. The suspects, identified as Cherif and Said Kouachi, emerged from ...

Customs of Christmas in the Philippines

It’s funny how on this time of year, the entire world seems to be celebrating at the same time. No matter the culture, religion, or beliefs, the month of December seems to carry a lot of holiday spir...

Russia’s economy takes a blow

Back in April, Forbes Magazine reported that the U.S. Treasury Department announced further sanctions on seven Russian officials and 17 Russian companies. One of those companies was Rosneft, Russia’s...
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35 prisoners dead, overdosed on drugs

By Alexa Gagosz Many of the families of prisoners in a jail in the northwest of Venezuela were notified that at least 35 have died after overdosing on the contents of a jail infirmary they stormed, a...