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Anguished refugee family throws themselves on train tacks after being denied entry into Germany

Anguished refugee family throws themselves on train tacks after being denied entry into Germany Watch

Europe

Western Europe is in its worst throes of a refugee crisis since the 1990s with the sudden influx of North African and Middle Eastern refugees ...

Heartbreaking images of drowned Syrian toddler captures the Middle East's refugee crisis

Heartbreaking images of drowned Syrian toddler captures the Middle East's refugee crisis Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Images depicting the body of a drowned toddler lying on the shores of Bodrum have gone viral, showcasing the desperation of fleeing migrants from ...

ISIS fighters caught crossing border disguised as refugees

ISIS fighters caught crossing border disguised as refugees Watch

Europe

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Five ISIS fighters were seized as they attempted to cross the Bulgarian-Macedonian border with gruesome videos and ISIS propaganda on their phones. ...

Shocking water misters at entrance of Auschwitz museum remind guests of gas chamber

Shocking water misters at entrance of Auschwitz museum remind guests of gas chamber Watch

Europe

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Water mists were placed at the entrance of the Auschwitz Museum in Poland in an effort to beat the heat but Israeli visitors were far from "cool."

Not London, New York or Paris: Luanda, Angola the most expensive city on Earth for...

Not London, New York or Paris: Luanda, Angola the most expensive city on Earth for... Watch

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It's nowhere as well known as New York, Paris or London - but Luanda, Angola remains the most expensive city by far for expatriates to live in. ...

Discovery of purported 'Nazi gold train' taken seriously in Poland

Discovery of purported 'Nazi gold train' taken seriously in Poland Watch

Europe

The declarations from a German man and Polish man of discovery a long-lost Nazi train filled with gold and other treasures is being taken ...

Abandoned truck holds over 20 dead migrants in Austria

Abandoned truck holds over 20 dead migrants in Austria Watch

Europe

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A police manhunt takes place after the discovery of an abandoned truck containing the bodies of migrants attempting to cross Austria's border.

Vatican involvement in Ashley Madison Web site leak disproven

Vatican involvement in Ashley Madison Web site leak disproven Watch

Europe

By CNA/EWTN News

Early this week, a leak of personal data from millions of users of Ashley Madison, a Web site designed to arrange extramarital affairs, wreaked ...

Four-star General reveals horrendous WWII scenes in never-before-seen photographs (PHOTOS)

Four-star General reveals horrendous WWII scenes in never-before-seen photographs (PHOTOS) Watch

Europe

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Four-star General Charles Day Palmer detailed the fights in Western Front during World War II by taking snapshots of the bombed-out cities and ...

Brainwashed teenage girl taken away from radical jihadi parents

Brainwashed teenage girl taken away from radical jihadi parents Watch

Europe

A 16-year-old girl in East London has been removed from her home after a judge ruled that she was being radicalized by her parents with Islamic ...

HEROISM - AND EXTREME COWARDICE: American service members disarm terrorist aboard train - as train's staff lock themselves in office, denying help

HEROISM - AND EXTREME COWARDICE: American service members disarm terrorist aboard train - as train's staff lock themselves in office, denying help Watch

Europe

It was an example of high heroism - undercut with a despicable act of cowardice and selfishness. As an Islamic militant from Morocco threatened ...

Afghan man rips up Koran sparking threatening riot in overcrowded German refugee camp

Afghan man rips up Koran sparking threatening riot in overcrowded German refugee camp Watch

Europe

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A riot broke in an overcrowded German refugee camp shelter after an Afghan man damaged the Koran and threw pages of it in the toilet.

Legendary lost Nazi train loaded with gold treasure found by two men

Legendary lost Nazi train loaded with gold treasure found by two men Watch

Europe

A train commandeered by the Nazis - reportedly loaded with gold, gems and valuable art vanished into a system of secret tunnels in the Polish ...

Stalking Prince George: William and Kate condemn paparazzi photographers inappropriately hanging around play area

Stalking Prince George: William and Kate condemn paparazzi photographers inappropriately hanging around play area Watch

Europe

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

After finding paparazzi photographers hiding near the play area of the two-year-old prince, Kensington Palace has released a stern letter from the ...

Sudan and Afghanistan migrants share stories of misery from inside their 'jungle camps'

Sudan and Afghanistan migrants share stories of misery from inside their 'jungle camps' Watch

Europe

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Migrants that fled Sudan and Afghanistan are now expressing their misery as they gather at a camp site in Calais. The migrants have to endure the ...

Amazing Roman catacombs offer a wealth of ancient Christian art

Amazing Roman catacombs offer a wealth of ancient Christian art Watch

Europe

Early Christians parted ways with the ancient Romans who routinely cremated their dead. As a testament to their belief of the coming ...

Underwater 'Caveman' monolith discovered off coast of Italy in Mediterranean Sea

Underwater 'Caveman' monolith discovered off coast of Italy in Mediterranean Sea Watch

Europe

Broken in two parts, a mysterious "Stonehenge" like monument has been discovered underwater off the coast of Italy. The rock structure has ...

Two Russian warships dock in Iran for a series of Naval training exercises

Two Russian warships dock in Iran for a series of Naval training exercises Watch

Europe

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Two Russian warships were spotted docked in the northern part of Iran for a series of naval training exercises in the Islamic country, joined ...

Pope Francis selects new physician to accompany him to United States visit

Pope Francis selects new physician to accompany him to United States visit Watch

Europe

By CNA/EWTN News

The Vatican announced Saturday that Pope Francis has selected Professor Fabrizio Soccorsi - an expert in liver diseases and surgical medicine - ...

'Grannyball Lecter': Woman murdered 14 people over 20 years, horrifically ate body parts

'Grannyball Lecter': Woman murdered 14 people over 20 years, horrifically ate body parts Watch

Europe

By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Woman charged with accounts of the grisly murder of 14 people, including her husband, documented in her diary, was arrested after being caught by a ...

Rare Picasso painting, considered Spanish treasure, trapped in France after exportation attempt

Rare Picasso painting, considered Spanish treasure, trapped in France after exportation attempt Watch

Europe

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A Picasso painting, owned by a famous Spanish banker, was seized by French authorities inside a boat docked in Corsica, attempting to export the art ...

Former skeptic of Shroud of Turin changes his mind

Former skeptic of Shroud of Turin changes his mind Watch

Europe

By Ann Schneible, CNA/EWTN News

The Shroud of Turin has different meanings for many people: some see it as an object of veneration, others a forgery, still others a medieval ...

Italian police finally cracked the code, arresting 'Godfather' accomplices

Italian police finally cracked the code, arresting 'Godfather' accomplices

Europe

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Eleven henchmen with suspected linked to the "godfather" were arrested on Monday by the Italian police; among them were former mob bosses Matteo ...

MARRIAGE EQUALITY: Marriage is God's creation - Church cannot change that

MARRIAGE EQUALITY: Marriage is God's creation - Church cannot change that Watch

Europe

By Kevin J. Jones, CNA/EWTN News

Dissenting Catholic groups have called for gay marriage to be recognized as a sacrament, but Catholic theology has a clear priority: marriage is ...

NO MORE SISTERS: Lack of new, younger nuns forces sisters to leave elder care home

NO MORE SISTERS: Lack of new, younger nuns forces sisters to leave elder care home Watch

Europe

The Little Sisters of the Poor have attended to needs of the elderly at the Wellburn Care Home in Dundee for more than 150 years. A lack of ...

Vatican withdraws support of 'questionable' anti-human trafficking initiative

Vatican withdraws support of 'questionable' anti-human trafficking initiative Watch

Europe

By CNA/EWTN News

Faithful to its commitment against human trafficking, the Holy See has left the board of an initiative it helped to found, as questions have been ...

Romans not enthusiastic over Pope Francis' declaration of a Jubilee Year in Rome

Romans not enthusiastic over Pope Francis' declaration of a Jubilee Year in Rome Watch

Europe

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A Jubilee Year was officially declared by Pope Francis in Rome, as it expected for millions of pilgrims to gather around the city to observe the ...