Skip to content

World News

North Korea launches missile into the sea, Japan and South Korea say

North Korea launches missile into the sea, Japan and South Korea say

U.N. bans North Korea from conducting satellite launches
More than 2,000 believed buried in Papua New Guinea landslide

More than 2,000 believed buried in Papua New Guinea landslide

New government figure roughly triple U.N. estimate of 670 killed, as country pleas for help
Palestinian medics say Israeli airstrikes kill 35 in Gaza’s Rafah

Palestinian medics say Israeli airstrikes kill 35 in Gaza’s Rafah

Strikes hit tents where displaced people are living, medics say
At least 14 dead in southern U.S. after severe weather roars across region

At least 14 dead in southern U.S. after severe weather roars across region

Storm left trail of debris through Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas
12 people injured after Qatar Airways plane hits turbulence on way to Dublin

12 people injured after Qatar Airways plane hits turbulence on way to Dublin

Qatar Airways described the injuries as ‘minor’
Hamas rocket attack sets off sirens in Tel Aviv for first time in months

Hamas rocket attack sets off sirens in Tel Aviv for first time in months

Attack thought to be first long-range rocket attack from Gaza since January
Families of Israeli hostages release video of female soldiers being captured by Hamas

Families of Israeli hostages release video of female soldiers being captured by Hamas

7 soldiers were taken, all of them age 19 or 20
Norway, Ireland and Spain say they will recognize a Palestinian state

Norway, Ireland and Spain say they will recognize a Palestinian state

Israel has denounced the decisions and recalled its ambassadors to the 3 countries
‘Sheer terror’: Passengers describe flight that put 20 in intensive care

‘Sheer terror’: Passengers describe flight that put 20 in intensive care

Singapore Airlines flight plummeted 6,000 feet in about 3 minutes after hitting turbulence
UN halts food distribution in Rafah after running out of supplies elsewhere

UN halts food distribution in Rafah after running out of supplies elsewhere

UN says humanitarian operations across the territory nearing collapse