'Stunning' report finds that one-third of Earth's protected areas are being destroyed by people
Human activities — such as city sprawl, road construction and farming — are wreaking havoc on some 2.3 million...
Airliner with 110 aboard crashes, burns in Cuba field
Cuban media say a Boeing 737 operated by state airline Cubana has crashed on takeoff from Jose Marti International Airport in Havana with 104...
Rescue workers at scene of plane crash in Cuba
A Cuban airliner with 113 people on board plummeted into a yuca field just after takeoff from Havana's international airport on Friday. There...
Chile's bishops offer to resign on abuse scandal
Every Chilean bishop offered to resign Friday over what Pope Francis said was their "grave negligence" in investigating abuse and protecting...
China compromises seen in U.S. trade talks
China is sending conciliatory signals as U.S. and Chinese negotiators try to head off a trade war between the world's two biggest economies....
Korean pop group BTS discuss personal new album, challenges in US market
Multi-million selling Korean pop group BTS just released their third studio album, "Love Yourself: Tear" and the songs tackle a darker side of...
Meghan Markle and her mother arrive at hotel
Meghan Markle and her mother Doria Ragland arrived at the exclusive Cliveden House Hotel where they will spend the night before the royal wedding....
Tens of thousands pray at Al-Aqsa on first Friday of Ramadan
Tens of thousands pray at Al-Aqsa on first Friday of Ramadan.
'Monotonous' ocean mapping leads researchers to 128-year-old shipwreck
It started out as just your average sweep of the ocean floor, but it wasn’t sand or those creepy angler fish scientists discovered, rather...
Royal wedding-watching is an extreme sport — for some
Americans, Canadians and South Africans are among the intrepid royalists braving the elements to catch a glimpse of Prince Harry and...
How China's military expansion threatens U.S. interests
China is developing a navy twice the size of the U.S. Navy and working to replace the United States as the major global power, analysts told a...
First self-sustained floating nation could house citizens by 2022
Blue Foundations and Peter Thiel are building the first proof-of-concept island that may one day house those displaced by rising sea levels. Tony...