Trudeau visits Calgary Stampede, meets Syrian refugee named after him

(CALGARY, Alberta) -- Go west, young man.

That's precisely what a Stetson-wearing Justin Trudeau did Saturday, traveling to Calgary, Alberta, for the Calgary Stampede, where he got into the spirit of the annual rodeo.

"Thanks for a grea... Read More

Afghan girls robotics team arrives in US following Trump's visa intervention

(WASHINGTON) -- The all-girl robotics team from Afghanistan that was twice denied visas to enter the U.S. for a competition, but were then given the go-ahead earlier this week after President Trump intervened, arrived shortly after midnight on Saturd... Read More

Teen facing 15 charges in connection to London acid attacks

(LONDON) -- A teenager is facing multiple charges in connection to five linked acid attacks in north and east London earlier this week, police said Saturday.

Authorities charged a 16-year-old male on Saturday evening with 15 offenses, incl... Read More

First woman to win prestigious Fields Medal dies

(STANFORD, Calif.) -- Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to receive the Fields Medal for mathematics, has died, according to the BBC.

The 40-year-old died of breast cancer, which had spread to her bones.

The Fields Medal, nickna... Read More

US forces killed Abu Sayed, emir of ISIS-K, Pentagon says

(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. forces killed Abu Sayed, the emir of ISIS-K, in a July 11 strike on the group's headquarters in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said Friday.

ISIS-K, or ISIS-Khorasan, is the Afghanistan branch of the terror group operating i... Read More

Latest stats show progress made against ISIS

(WASHINGTON) -- While Iraq has declared victory in Mosul and the battle for Raqqa heats up, the U.S. held a three-day summit of the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS that ended Thursday, celebrating some key milestones and taking stock of the long road... Read More

Five people injured in London acid attacks

(LONDON) -- Five men were attacked with acid in different areas of London on Thursday night.

The attacks were reported to poli... Read More

Two Israeli police officers fatally shot in Jerusalem's Old City

(JERUSALEM) -- Two Israeli police officers were killed in a shooting in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, near one of the world's holiest sites.

Authorities said three men armed with guns and knives attacked two Israeli police officers Hail ... Read More

Attacker swims to Egypt resort, stabs six tourists: Officials

(HURGHADA, Egypt) -- At least six tourists were stabbed in a beach resort town along Egypt's Red Sea coast Friday, Egyptian officials said.

According to Egypt's Ministry of Interior, authorities have arrested the suspected attacker and are... Read More

President Trump and first lady to join Bastille Day celebrations

(PARIS) -- President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump will join French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte as guests of honor at France’s Bastille Day celebrations Friday, which includes a military parade along the Champs-E... Read More

Prince Harry and Harry Styles step out at movie premiere

(LONDON) -- Real-life royalty met pop star royalty Thursday night on the red carpet at the world premiere of the new film Dunkirk. Prince Harry met members of the cast and crew at the premiere in London's Leicester Square.

Styles ... Read More

Lioness nurses baby leopard in 'truly unique' cross-species interaction

(NEW YORK) -- An incredibly rare image shows the moment a baby leopard suckled a lioness in Tanzania.

A guest at the Ndutu Safari Lodge in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area snapped the shots Tuesday in the heart of the Serengeti Plain of Ta... Read More

Jet engine blast kills New Zealand woman on Caribbean beach

(ST. MAARTEN) -- A 57-year-old New Zealand woman died Wednesday after being knocked over by the blast of air released from a jet engine at a beach in St. Maarten, a Caribbean island known for its main airport's extremely close proximity to the beach.... Read More

American tourist's beating death in Greece: What to know

(ZAKYNTHOS, Greece) -- At least nine men have been arrested in connection with the beating death of a 22-year-old American tourist outside a bar on the Greek island of Zakynthos last week. But police there are on the hunt for more suspects.

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