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French Police Arrest 14 People in 2 Separate Anti-Terror Probes

French police have arrested 10 people in an investigation of suspected suppliers of weapons to one of the attackers who killed 17 people at Charlie Hebdo magazine and a kosher store in January 2015, the Paris prosecutors' office said Wednesday.... Continue Reading →

U.S.’s THAAD Missile Defense System Installed in South Korea Amid Worsening Tensions

South Korea announced Wednesday that it had installed key parts of a contentious U.S. missile defense system — the latest development amid worsening tensions on the peninsula. The South's unveiling of the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense system, or THAAD, came... Continue Reading →

Thai Man Broadcasts Murder of Baby Daughter on Facebook Before Killing Himself

A Thai man filmed himself killing his 11-month-old daughter in two video clips posted on Facebook before committing suicide, police said on Tuesday. People could access the videos of the child's murder on her father's Facebook page for roughly 24... Continue Reading →

France Says Samples Show Syrian Government ‘Undoubtedly’ Used Sarin Nerve Gas in April 4 Chemical Attack

Samples obtained by French intelligence show that forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "undoubtedly" used sarin nerve gas in an April 4 attack in northern Syria, France's foreign minister said on Wednesday, citing a declassified report. The attack in... Continue Reading →

U.S. Fires Warning Flare at Iranian Ship During Encounter in Persian Gulf

A U.S. guided-missile destroyer fired a flare in the direction of an Iranian Revolutionary Guard ship this week during an encounter in the Persian Gulf, a Navy official has confirmed to ABC News. The "guided-missile destroyer USS Mahan (DDG 72)... Continue Reading →

Turkey Arrests 1,000 People in Raids Targeting Gulen Suspects

Police have arrested 1,000 people alleged to have been part of a movement blamed for the failed 2016 coup. Another 2,200 were being sought as authorities targeted what they said was a secret structure within Turkey's police force. Turkey says... Continue Reading →

‘One of the World’s Great Spiritual Revivals’ Is Taking Place In China

Forty-one years after China's Cultural Revolution snuffed out all forms of religious expression, hundreds of millions of Chinese people are flocking to religions like Christianity. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ian Johnson believes what's transpiring in China is nothing short of "one... Continue Reading →

Court Awards 3 Million Euros to Hungary Church Stripped of Official Status by Government

The European Court of Human Rights has awarded 3 million euros ($3.3 million) in damages to a small Hungarian Methodist church stripped of its recognized status in 2012. Along with hundreds of other churches, the Hungarian Evangelical Fellowship lost its... Continue Reading →

Cuban Future Uncertain After Venezuelan Chaos

Refineries have gone dark. Gas rations have been slashed for hundreds of thousands of state workers. Construction materials are nearly impossible to find. But Cuba's hotels and restaurants are packed, major U.S. airlines are adding flights and government stores are... Continue Reading →

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