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Hong Kong protester shot by police while pro-China man is set on fire

(HONG KONG) -- 21-year old protester was shot by police with a live round and a pro-China man was set on fire as Hong Kong woke up Monday to chaos on its streets. Over 260 people have been arrested, Hong Kong police said on the agency's Twitter account. Hong Police…... Read More

World War II submarine found off coast of Japan, ending 75-year mystery

(NEW YORK) -- A team of ocean explorers discovered the likely resting place of 80 U.S. sailors presumed dead when one of the most successful American submarines of World War II sank after leaving Pearl Harbor more than 75 years ago.Private explorers found the USS Grayback about 1,400 feet below…... Read More

American father speaks out for the 1st time since deadly Mexican ambush

(NEW YORK) -- An American father who lost his wife and two young sons in an ambush in Mexico last week spoke out for the first time in an exclusive interview with ABC News over the weekend, sharing his heartbreak and the difficult decision he's just made to pull his…... Read More

William, Harry, Kate and Meghan join the Queen for Remembrance Sunday ceremonies

(LONDON) -- Prince William and Prince Harry along with Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, reunited in central London for "Remembrance Sunday" -- a memorial day observed in the British Commonwealth to honor fallen military members of service.Queen Elizabeth II led events at the Cenotaph…... Read More

'For me, it goes too far': France grapples with #MeToo era

(PARIS) -- Reactions in France over the recent news of McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook being shown the door for being in a consensual relationship with an employee have been those of shock and dismay. Some are calling it the latest case of American puritanism, "far from French ways," and reminding…... Read More

30 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, right-wing extremism is on the rise as the East lags behind

(BERLIN) -- In the evening hours of Nov. 9, 1989 the world watched as East Berliners climbed over the wall for the first time, celebrating a newfound hope and freedom. The wall came down peacefully -- and in Germany, the date is celebrated as the Peaceful Revolution. British historian Timothy…... Read More

How Berlin is celebrating the 30 anniversary of the fall of the wall: From AR apps to club nights

(BERLIN) -- Although the Berlin Wall came down 30 years ago, suddenly it was standing again -- on the cellphone of developer Peter Kolski. The AR app recreates all 100 miles of the wall around what was West Berlin and allows viewers to see where it once stood throughout the…... Read More

Greta Thunberg leads climate change protests in North Carolina: 'This is our future'

(CHARLOTTE) -- Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist, brought her message to North Carolina Friday -- just a few days after the U.S. announced its plans to formally withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement.From the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center in Charlotte, Thunberg implored the youth of America to continue to…... Read More

UK police release the identities of the 39 people found dead in a tractor-trailer near London

(LONDON) — Authorities have confirmed the identities of the 39 people who were found dead in a tractor-trailer near London last month.During the early morning hours of Oct. 23, emergency services were called to an industrial park in the town of Grays in Essex, southeast England, when the vehicle was…... Read More

Hong Kong protesters blame police for death of university student

(BEIJING) -- A Hong Kong university student who is believed to have fallen off a parking garage near a protest over the weekend died of his injuries Friday morning, inflaming passions for renewed protests this weekend. Undergraduate student Chow Tsz-lok, 22, who attended the Hong Kong University of Science and…... Read More

What to know about the Mormon community in Mexico following ambush attack

(NEW YORK) -- When nine Americans were brutally murdered in Northern Mexico, the incident shined a light on the extremely dangerous conditions in the region as well as the presence of the Mormon community there. The victims, who were en route to a wedding when they were attacked, were followers…... Read More