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From the infected could come life! Blood from recovered Ebola patients could hold key to stopping outbreak

From the infected could come life! Blood from recovered Ebola patients could hold key to stopping outbreak Watch

Africa

A new tool in the fight against Ebola could come from those who have been infected with the disease and lived.

HORRIFIC video shows Islamic State stoning Yazidi woman - by group of men, including HER father

HORRIFIC video shows Islamic State stoning Yazidi woman - by group of men, including HER father Watch

Middle East

A sickening video of a young woman being stoned to death by a group of men, which includes her own father. Has been released by Islamic State. ...

Yazidi woman 'I've been raped 30 times and it's not even lunchtime!'

Yazidi woman 'I've been raped 30 times and it's not even lunchtime!' Watch

Middle East

A young Yazidi woman held captive by the Islamic State for repeated sexual abuse says that she was raped 30 times in just a few hours. Kept ...

Six times as many people are executed in China as the rest of the world COMBINED

Six times as many people are executed in China as the rest of the world COMBINED Watch

Asia Pacific

The Dui Hua Foundation, a San Francisco-based human rights group, said that China executed 2,400 prisoners last year.

BREAKING: Shots fired in Canadian capital, soldier killed by gunman at war memorial

BREAKING: Shots fired in Canadian capital, soldier killed by gunman at war memorial Watch

Americas

By Robert Mullen (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

There have been multiple gunmen and gunshots in Canada's capital of Ottawa, and at least one Canadian service man was shot in what may be-but is ...

MASSIVE FAILURE - Good money after bad in Obama opium strategy

MASSIVE FAILURE - Good money after bad in Obama opium strategy Watch

Asia Pacific

Despite American and Coalition expenditures in Afghanistan, that country has produced a record crop of opium. The crop is important because it is ...

New documentary reveals King Tut had a club foot and other startling discoveries

New documentary reveals King Tut had a club foot and other startling discoveries Watch

Africa

King Tutankhamun, or as he is more commonly know, "King Tut" was an ancient Egyptian pharaoh who ruled over much of the civilized world until his ...

How would you like to handle acid with your bare hands? For many in Bangladesh, this is their only option

How would you like to handle acid with your bare hands? For many in Bangladesh, this is their only option Watch

Asia Pacific

There is a dark side in the growing labor sector of Bangladesh, one that makes workers look decades older than they are.

Islamic State has infiltrated INSIDE of Turkey with attempt to kidnap Syrian leader

Islamic State has infiltrated INSIDE of Turkey with attempt to kidnap Syrian leader Watch

Middle East

While Islamic State fighters batter the Syrian city of Kobani near the border with Turkey, ISIS agents are apparently now currently operating ...

Jack 'the acid' Ripper: Suspects arrested in connection with acid attacks against women in Iran

Jack 'the acid' Ripper: Suspects arrested in connection with acid attacks against women in Iran Watch

Middle East

Iranian authorities have arrested a number of people suspected of throwing acid at women. Its' believed that the women were wearing their ...

Programs help young women in Kenya flee prostitution

Programs help young women in Kenya flee prostitution Watch

Africa

By Katy Migiro, Thomson Reuters Foundation

The alcohol lining the 12-year-old Kenyan girl's stomach did nothing to quell her hunger pangs.

Algerian-Libyan border under lockdown due to deteriorating situation in Benghazi

Algerian-Libyan border under lockdown due to deteriorating situation in Benghazi Watch

Africa

By Kaci Racelma (Algiers, Algeria)

The deteriorating situation in Libya - in particular in the eastern city of Benghazi, has the Algerian people calling for more protection along ...

Fierce fighting rages in Benghazi amid political instability

Fierce fighting rages in Benghazi amid political instability Watch

Africa

Fierce fighting between troops loyal to the retired general, Khalifa Haftar and those loyal to Ansar Charia continues to rage on in the eastern ...

Liberian bishop reminds world that the poor must not be forgotten during Ebola crisis

Liberian bishop reminds world that the poor must not be forgotten during Ebola crisis Watch

Africa

Bishop Anthony Fallah Borwah of Gbarnga in Liberia says that the world that "it is the poor who are the Church's priority." Ebola, which has ...

Sectarian violence spreads in Yemen, where Shi'ite militia square off against al-Qaeda

Sectarian violence spreads in Yemen, where Shi'ite militia square off against al-Qaeda Watch

Middle East

A Yemeni city was taken by al Qaeda fighters, and 33 people were killed by a suicide bombing and gun fighting during the group's challenge to the ...

Al Qaeda launches 'magazine war' with Islamic State in effort to attract new recruits

Al Qaeda launches 'magazine war' with Islamic State in effort to attract new recruits Watch

Middle East

Al Qaeda is attempting to make a comeback in the public eye following the stunning rise of the competing Islamic State. In an online publication, ...

New Indonesian president promises a 'people-centric' government

New Indonesian president promises a 'people-centric' government Watch

Asia Pacific

Indonesia got a new president, Joko Widodo, a 53-year-old man who was sworn in on October 20 after Bambang Yudhoyono stepped down after having ...

Pope Francis - Petitions UN, Muslims and Christians to address 'ongoing genocide' in Iraq

Pope Francis - Petitions UN, Muslims and Christians to address 'ongoing genocide' in Iraq Watch

Middle East

Pope Francis has once again spoken out about the atrocities being committed in the Middle East by the Islamic State, labeling them "terrorism of ...

Nigerian ceasefire intended to free abducted schoolgirls broken with two attacks by Muslim Jihadists

Nigerian ceasefire intended to free abducted schoolgirls broken with two attacks by Muslim Jihadists Watch

Africa

Boko Haram militants are blamed in two separate attacks on Nigerian villages following a ceasefire intended to free 200 abducted schoolgirls. ...

Islamic State takes mounting death count in Syria

Islamic State takes mounting death count in Syria Watch

Middle East

Islamic State has taken heavy casualties over the past several days. At least 70 fighters for the terror group have been dropped off over the ...

Hopes for saving the species die with northern white rhino

Hopes for saving the species die with northern white rhino Watch

Africa

Another of the nearly extinct northern white rhino has died in Kenya, leaving just six of these animals in the entire world.

Algerian police engage in widespread protest

Algerian police engage in widespread protest Watch

Africa

By Kaci Racelma (Algiers, Algeria)

While security becomes a serious issue in Algeria, especially with the size taken by the Islamic State, a wave of protests began last week by ...

Even state-recognized church in China targeted for persecution

Even state-recognized church in China targeted for persecution Watch

Asia Pacific

By CNA/EWTN News

The state of religious freedom in China is moving from bad to worse, said U.S. Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.), responding to a new report by the ...

A despicable act! Islamists butcher 23 people in Democratic Republic of Congo

A despicable act! Islamists butcher 23 people in Democratic Republic of Congo Watch

Africa

In the town of Beni in the Democratic Republic of Congo, suspected Ugandan rebels are believed to have killed at least 23 people, in their second ...

Christians, Yazidis and Turkmen face genocide in Iraq

Christians, Yazidis and Turkmen face genocide in Iraq Watch

Middle East

By Kieran Guilbert, Thomson Reuters Foundation

More than 12,000 civilians have been killed in Iraq so far this year, mainly by Islamic State (IS), and minorities facing ethnic cleansing are ...

Pakistani Christian woman sentenced to death by hanging on blasphemy charges

Pakistani Christian woman sentenced to death by hanging on blasphemy charges Watch

Asia Pacific

A Pakistani Christian woman has been sentenced to death by hanging following accusations that she made blasphemous comments about the prophet ...

Fifteen African countries prioritized to stem Ebola crisis

Fifteen African countries prioritized to stem Ebola crisis Watch

Africa

The World Health Organization is pledging to "ramp up" efforts in order to prevent Ebola from spreading. Fifteen African countries are being ...

Persecuted Indonesian Christians worship in strip mall

Persecuted Indonesian Christians worship in strip mall Watch

Asia Pacific

The Evangelical Christian Church in Bekasi, Indonesia is held in a most unusual place. Driven from traditional houses of worship on account of ...