The U.N. children's agency says one-third of children worldwide under age 5 — about 200 million youngsters — are either undernourished or overweight, undermining their full potential to grow and develop.
Mark Stevenson, Associated Press | PostedOct 15th - 11:31am
Grieving relatives of 13 police officers killed in an apparent cartel ambush gathered outside a funeral home Tuesday, many of them angry at the government and police commanders they believe sent their loved ones to a certain death.
An Australian citizen who served 11 years imprisoned in Bulgaria for fatally stabbing a Bulgarian man was released Tuesday from the immigration detention center he was transferred to after a court unexpectedly ordered him paroled.
Sam Olukoya and Haruna Umar, Associated Press | PostedOct 15th - 9:53am
Beaten. Starved. Sexually assaulted. Chained. For the second time in a month, police in northern Nigeria have raided a building where hundreds of boys were held in dehumanizing conditions, officials said Tuesday.
A seven-story building collapsed Tuesday in an upscale part of the Brazilian city of Fortaleza, killing one person and leaving others trapped with some communicating with family members by cellphone from under debris, officials said.