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Xiamen Air Passenger Jet Skids Off Runway In Manila No Casualties

MANILA – A passenger plane operated by China’s Xiamen Air veered off a rain-soaked runway after landing at Manila’s main airport, disrupting flight...

The Rohingya Lists Refugees Compile Their Own Record Of Those Killed In Myanmar

KUTUPALONG REFUGEE CAMP, Bangladesh – Mohib Bullah is not your typical human rights investigator. He chews betel and he lives in a rickety hut made of plastic and...

Nine Planes Grounded By Bomb Threats In South America Chilean Authorities

SANTIAGO – Nine planes were forced to make emergency changes to their routes within Chilean, Argentine and Peruvian airspace on Thursday because of bomb threats...

George Washington Gold Coin Sells For 17 Million

LOS ANGELES – An 18th century gold coin featuring the likeness of first U.S. President George Washington sold for $1.7 million at auction on Thursday, with the net...

In Indias Citizenship Test A Spelling Error Can Ruin A Family

DHUBRI, India – Riyazul Islam says he had to produce family documents going back to 1951 to prove he was an Indian and not an illegal Bangladeshi immigrant. But a...

Peru To Tighten Entry Requirements For Venezuelans As Migration Surges Sources

LIMA – The government of Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra is going to start barring Venezuelan migrants from entering the country unless they have passports, two...

Vatican Voices Shame And Sorrow Over Damning Sex Abuse Report

VATICAN CITY/BOSTON – The Vatican expressed “shame and sorrow” on Thursday over revelations that Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused...

Xiamen Air Passenger Jet Overshoots Runway In Manila No Casualties

MANILA – A Xiamen Air aircraft with 165 people on board veered off an airport runway in the Philippines capital of Manila shortly before midnight (1555 GMT) on...

Vatican Voices Shame And Sorrow Over Pennsylvania Clergy Sex Abuse

BOSTON/VATICAN CITY – The Vatican expressed “shame and sorrow” on Thursday over revelations that Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused...

Italy Opens Probe Into Operator Of Collapsed Bridge Investors Dump Shares

GENOA, Italy – Italy’s government opened an investigation on Thursday into the country’s biggest toll-road operator, hours after saying it could face a...