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Pope praises Latvia's Christian roots in enduring…

Pope Francis has traveled to the Baltic nation of Latvia to recognize its suffering under Soviet and Nazi occupation and to encourage the Christian faith that endured there

Iran holds funerals for victims of terror attack…

Mourning their dead, Iranians hold funerals for victims of terror attack on military parade in city of Ahvaz

Accio Chocolate! These Harry Potter-inspired…

Just in time for Halloween, the makers of Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans are introducing a line of Harry Potter candies! Nathan Rousseau Smith dives in.

China Cancels Trade Talks With US Following…

Tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports go into effect Monday.

Mystery around disappearance of Chinese star Fan…

Fan Bingbing, one of China's best-known stars, has well and truly fallen off the map amid vague allegations of tax shenanigans that have put her at odds with China's Communist Party-appointed culture czars

In a first, Hong Kong bans pro-independence…

Hong Kong takes an unprecedented step against separatist voices by banning a pro-independence political party on national security grounds

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Top Alien Creatures Who Need To Visit Earth and…

While aliens have not landed on earth yet, welcoming extraterrestrial overlords wouldn’t be the worst thing in the world. And thanks to a list by Mashable, we have the top sci-fi movie and TV character choices we’d like to see visit earth. For more on the story here is Zachary Devita.

Vatican And China Reportedly Reach Agreement On…

If confirmed, the provisional agreement marks the end of a decadeslong diplomatic impasse between the Vatican and Beijing.

Mandela: A life of soaring symbolism, now…

The U.N. is harnessing the soaring symbolism of Nelson Mandela, whose South African journey from anti-apartheid leader to prisoner to president to global statesman is one of the 20th century's great stories of struggle, sacrifice and reconciliation

The Latest: Maldives' president concedes election…

The Maldives' strongman President Yameen Abdul Gayoom has conceded he lost Sunday's election to his challenger

Chick-fil-A Serves Man Who Pulled Up To…

Chick-fil-A is going above and beyond for its customers by serving a man who pulled up to the drive-thru riding a lawn mower.

Attack On Iranian Military Parade Leaves Dozens…

The attack took place in a part of southwestern Iran with a significant Sunni Arab population that has been at the center of ethnic tensions before.

French boat to rescue injured Indian sailor from…

Australian authorities say a French ship is expected to soon rescue an Indian sailor who was injured in the remote southern Indian Ocean during a round-the-world solo yacht race

Vietnam to hold state funeral for President Tran…

Vietnam will hold a state funeral and national mourning this week for President Tran Dai Quang who died last week of a rare viral illness at age 61

Fat Cat Uses Aquatic Treadmill to Get in Shape

Watch this amazing video of a fat cat getting back into shape. Buzz60's Tony Spitz has the details.

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China Opens New Embassy In The Dominican Republic

Earlier this year, the Dominican Republic cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan and entered into a formal agreement with China.

Stop Brexit? UK's Labour party mulls backing new…

The opposition Labour Party will hold a major debate on Brexit at its party conference this week, raising hopes of those who want to stop the country from leaving the European Union

Iran fears plot by US and its Gulf allies as…

Iran sees gathering threats from abroad after attack on military parade kills at least 25

'Game of Thrones'-Inspired Tourism Is Kind of…

It seems people love "Game of Thrones" a little too much, and it’s kind of ruining the Croatian town where some of the show’s scenes are filmed.

Protesters Gather In The Philippines On Martial…

Protesters in the Philippines say they will continue to try "to defeat any attempt to bring the country back under dictatorship."

The Latest: Boy wounded in Iran parade attack has…

Iran's president is accusing an unnamed ally of the U.S. of aiding the militants who attacked a military parade in southwestern Iran

Spain saves some 440 migrants; new crackdown on…

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved over 400 migrants attempting the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea

Study Says Quitting Junk Food May Cause…

Can Junk food make you a junkie? Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.

UK, EU At 'Impasse' In Brexit Negotiations

After a summit with European leaders in Salzburg, British Prime Minister Theresa May says the EU hasn't been receptive enough to the UK's proposals.

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German government reaches deal to solve spy chief…

Leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition have reached a deal to resolve a standoff over the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief

OPEC, allies agree not to further increase oil…

A meeting of OPEC and its allies ended without any decision to further increase oil output despite President Donald Trump's call for lower prices

The Internet Will Split in Two: Predicts Eric…

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt predicts the internet will split in two. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.