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FATHER'S REVENGE: Iraqi father shoots seven ISIS militants dead after his son's execution posted online

FATHER'S REVENGE: Iraqi father shoots seven ISIS militants dead after his son's execution posted online Watch

Middle East

Revenge is a terrible thing. An Iraqi man has paid the ultimate price for avenging his son's death at the hands of Islamic State militants. Basil ...

ISIS ATROCITY: Alleged gay man thrown seven stories - and then STONED TO DEATH after surviving fall

ISIS ATROCITY: Alleged gay man thrown seven stories - and then STONED TO DEATH after surviving fall Watch

Middle East

In yet another entry in the growing crimes against humanity committed by Islamic State, shocking photos now depict an alleged homosexual man ...

((WARNING: EXTREMELY GRAPHIC PHOTOS)) Jordanian pilot is horrifically burned to death in ISIS' most sickening photos yet

((WARNING: EXTREMELY GRAPHIC PHOTOS)) Jordanian pilot is horrifically burned to death in ISIS' most sickening photos yet

Middle East

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Jordanian pilot, Moaz al-Kasasbeh is seen burned to death in ISIS' latest video release. Wearing an orange jumpsuit, trapped in a locked cage, he is ...

War in the Sahel? African Union deploys troops to combat Boko Haram

War in the Sahel? African Union deploys troops to combat Boko Haram Watch

Africa

Boko Haram, the Islamist group that has run rampant throughout Nigeria and its neighboring countries, may see an end to its power of avoiding ...

Egypt declares Hamas a TERRORIST GROUP over attacks in Sinai

Egypt declares Hamas a TERRORIST GROUP over attacks in Sinai Watch

Africa

Another government has taken a strong stance against terrorism, and this time it may be rather surprising.

Lake Baikal, one of world's biggest freshwater sources, falls to lowest level in 60 years

Lake Baikal, one of world's biggest freshwater sources, falls to lowest level in 60 years Watch

Asia Pacific

Lake Baikal in Siberia, one of world's biggest freshwater sources is currently at its lowest levels in 60 years. A hydroelectric station is ...

Indian child workers rescued from illegal 'sweatshops' that make bangles

Indian child workers rescued from illegal 'sweatshops' that make bangles Watch

Asia Pacific

By Nita Bhalla, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Police in a series of early morning raids in the southern city of Hyderabad rescued hundreds of Indian children trafficked and enslaved to make ...

Japan vows that they 'will never, ever forgive' the Islamic State over death of Japanese journalist

Japan vows that they 'will never, ever forgive' the Islamic State over death of Japanese journalist Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Islamic State has apparently executed both Japanese men captured in January, prompting Japan to vow that they "will never forgive" the two ...

Legendary Azzam, world's largest and most expensive yacht, spotted off coast of Spain

Legendary Azzam, world's largest and most expensive yacht, spotted off coast of Spain Watch

Europe

The mysterious and elusive Azzam, the world's largest and most expensive "super yacht" was spotted docked in Spain. At 590 feet in length, Assam ...

Playtime is over: Germany, European banks get tough with Greece

Playtime is over: Germany, European banks get tough with Greece Watch

Europe

Greece\'s newly elected leftist government, led by Alexis Tsipras promises that the five years of austerity that the nation lived under during ...

ISRAEL ALARMED: Officials say that President Obama has agreed to 80 percent of Iran's nuclear demands

ISRAEL ALARMED: Officials say that President Obama has agreed to 80 percent of Iran's nuclear demands Watch

Middle East

According to Israeli officials, the Obama administration has already agreed to the vast majority of Iran's demands in the P5+1 negotiations over ...

China's generosity is welcome - and very worrying

China's generosity is welcome - and very worrying Watch

Asia Pacific

The Asian powerhouse of China has risen to the occasion to grant cash loans to strapped nations. China's purse strings are loose, and many of its ...

Who built this MYSTERIOUS FORTRESS in the middle of a Siberian lake?

Who built this MYSTERIOUS FORTRESS in the middle of a Siberian lake? Watch

Asia Pacific

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Scientists are still hard pressed to reveal a definitive answer to who built a 1,300-year-old structure in Siberia, and for what purpose this ...

Is the Cold War over? Congress pushes for end of restrictions on travel with Cuba

Is the Cold War over? Congress pushes for end of restrictions on travel with Cuba Watch

Americas

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

President Obama's inroads into warming relations between the United States and Cuba is being supported by a bipartisan group of Senators, who on ...

GRAPHIC VIDEO on website warns away French nationals against joining Islamist State

GRAPHIC VIDEO on website warns away French nationals against joining Islamist State Watch

Europe

The French government, in the weeks following the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris, has released a website and video aimed at countering ...

RUMORS OF WARS: Under-reported conflicts in world leave little hope of change

RUMORS OF WARS: Under-reported conflicts in world leave little hope of change Watch

Europe

By Alex Whiting, Thomson Reuters Foundation

While wars in Syria, Iraq and Ukraine make headlines in the West, around 30 other conflicts receive little press coverage, and the resulting lack ...

Was fearsome Blackbeard the Pirate - an old softie? New evidence suggests so

Was fearsome Blackbeard the Pirate - an old softie? New evidence suggests so Watch

Europe

Blackbeard the Pirate was legendary for his ruthlessness and terrorizing shipping lanes in the West Atlantic. However - there appears to have ...

'God told me to cut off children's heads and bring them to him...': Ivory Coast children kidnapped and brutally butchered in suspected ritual killings

'God told me to cut off children's heads and bring them to him...': Ivory Coast children kidnapped and brutally butchered in suspected ritual killings Watch

Africa

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

"God told me to do this. God told me to cut off children's heads and bring them to him and then I would be made king," stated Drissa Coulibaly after ...

Outraged Egyptians confront government over mysterious death of human rights activist

Outraged Egyptians confront government over mysterious death of human rights activist Watch

Africa

On Thursday, a crowd of women gathered in Cairo to demand an investigation into the death of Chaimaa Sabbagh, a human rights activist who spoke ...

Astonishing skull find reveals new information on interbreeding between Neanderthals and the modern man

Astonishing skull find reveals new information on interbreeding between Neanderthals and the modern man Watch

Europe

A skull in an Israeli cave recently is one of the earliest known evidence of primitive Europeans yet found. The archaeological find is shedding ...

Thrilling nature video shows two leopards taking down warthog

Thrilling nature video shows two leopards taking down warthog Watch

Africa

A "once in a lifetime sighting" of two leopards battling over a warthog has been captured by a game ranger. Working on a private reserve to the ...

Desperate for a son, man horrifically buries his 10-year-old daughter alive in India

Desperate for a son, man horrifically buries his 10-year-old daughter alive in India Watch

Asia Pacific

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Many parents in India consider their daughters an economic burden, while sons are seen as the breadwinners, according to Daily Mail. Having a son ...

 Elusive African golden cat is caught hunting monkeys in extremely rare camera trap video

Elusive African golden cat is caught hunting monkeys in extremely rare camera trap video Watch

Africa

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Rare footage of the African golden cat provides more insight into the mysterious life of one of the least known cats on earth. Recorded by a camera ...

Castro making demands: Won't budge an inch on Cuban sovereignty in opening relations to U.S.

Castro making demands: Won't budge an inch on Cuban sovereignty in opening relations to U.S. Watch

Americas

Cuban President Raul Castro, brother of longtime dictator Fidel Castro appears to welcome normalizing U.S. relations. His compatriots wish to ...

War in all but name: Hezbollah rocket attack kills two Israeli soldiers, Israel responds with attacks of its own

War in all but name: Hezbollah rocket attack kills two Israeli soldiers, Israel responds with attacks of its own Watch

Middle East

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Iranian-backed terrorist group that holds major political clout in Lebanon, Hezbollah, may have just fired the first shots of a war with ...

Following Tripoli hotel attack, African Union mulls military intervention

Following Tripoli hotel attack, African Union mulls military intervention Watch

Africa

The deteriorating situation in Libya appears to have the African Union seriously concerned, following a deadly attack on a hotel in Tripoli which ...

 1,000 CHURCHES DESTROYED! Fear of more Muslim attacks on Christianity escalate during Nigerian election

1,000 CHURCHES DESTROYED! Fear of more Muslim attacks on Christianity escalate during Nigerian election Watch

Africa

By Abigail James (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Muslim persecution of Christians is unfortunately not something new for those in Nigeria, a population made up of half Muslim and half Christian ...

If you could save a child from a life of war and violence would you? What about 3,000? U.N. secures release of South Sudan child soldiers

If you could save a child from a life of war and violence would you? What about 3,000? U.N. secures release of South Sudan child soldiers Watch

Africa

By Matt Waterson (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The United Nations has taken another step in its role as a demobilizer and protector of conscripted child soldiers, securing a promise from South ...