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Colin Kaepernick honored by Amnesty for…

Human rights organization Amnesty International has honored former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick with its Ambassador of Conscience Award for 2018, lauding his peaceful protests against racial inequality

Hamas says man gunned down in Malaysia was…

Hamas militant group says a man gunned down in Malaysia was one of its members who had made "important contributions" in science

Swaziland is now called 'eSwatini'

At a celebration marking 50 years of independence from Britain, Africa's last absolute monarch announced he is renaming his country to the "Kingdom of eSwatini."

This Medicine Cabinet Staple Could Prevent Dying…

Researchers out of the University of Arizona say a simple aspirin could help mitigate the effects of grief and bereavement.

Palestinians Continue 'Return' Protests Along…

The demonstrations are planned each week on Friday and will culminate on May 15.

India approves death penalty for rape of young…

India's government has moved to prescribe the death penalty for people convicted of raping girls under the age of 12 to combat an increase in crimes against women

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French nun known as allied troops 'White Angel' dies at 103

French authorities say a 103-year-old nun known as the "White Angel" who helped allied soldiers during a failed 1942 raid in the Normandy region has died

Source: Kim Jong Un calls off nuclear tests

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the regime no longer needs nuclear tests or intercontinental ballistic missile tests, state-run KCNA reported Saturday. CNN's Will Ripley has the story.

Beyoncé Fan Learns Coachella Routine In 40 Minutes

Looks like Beyonce might have a new backup dancer to recruit. Buzz60's Natasha Abellard has the story.

North Korea Says It Will Stop Missile, Nuclear…

The country also says it will close down one of its nuclear test sites.

Red Cross says shooting in Yemen kills staffer

The International Committee of the Red Cross says a staff member has been killed in a shooting in Yemen

Irish premier launches bid to overturn abortion…

Ireland's premier has urged his country to show compassion as he launched a campaign to overturn some of the strictest abortion rules in Europe

Germany's Real-Life Disney Castle

Perched atop a forestry hill in Bavaria, Germany, is a real-life fantasy castle. Commissioned by King Ludwig II in 1869, Neuschwanstein Castle inspired Walt Disney's 'Sleeping Beauty.'

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Says Asteroid Mining is the…

The nation of Luxembourg has decided to begin investing in the future of space mining. Tony Spitz ha the details.

Russia Told US What To Avoid Bombing In Syrian…

The U.S.-led airstrikes avoided crossing all of Russia's so-called "red lines."

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The Latest: OPCW team visits Douma to probe chemical attack

The global chemical weapons watchdog says a team of inspectors has visited the Syrian town of Douma to collect samples for an investigation into an alleged chemical weapons attack there two weeks ago

UN officials in Sweden for talks on North Korea…

The U.N. secretary-general and Security Council officials are meeting in Sweden to discuss a range of international topics with the developments on the Korean Peninsula and the Syrian crisis dominating the agenda

Saving India’s Most Sacred River

Each year, about 8 million tons of flowers are dumped into India’s rivers. The HelpUsGreen organization collects the waste flowers and upcycles them into products

Americans’ Favorite Pizza Toppings

Food delivery service Caviar did a survey of Americans' favorite pizza toppings. Elizabeth Keatinge has more.

Prince Charles Reportedly Approved To Be Next…

Commonwealth leaders made the decision Friday during a meeting at Windsor Castle, according to several local media reports.

The Latest: Hamas mourns slain engineer…

The Hamas militant wing is suggesting that a Palestinian engineer and lecturer shot dead in Malaysia was one of its commanders

Pakistan: Traders call for reopening of Afghan border

Pakistani traders have demanded the reopening of an Afghan border point closed last week after a deadly clash between the two sides

World War II bomb disposal forces evacuation

Police began attempts to defuse an unexploded 500-kilogram (1,100-pound) World War II bomb to dispose of it after it was discovered during construction work near Berlin's central train station.

How did 4/20 Become Known As The 'Marijuana…

How exactly did the random date of April 20th and weed get tied together? Buzz60's Natasha Abellard has the story.

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Netanyahu Says More Countries Might Move Their…

Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that Israel is "delighted" with President Trump's decision to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv.

Myanmar evicts kin of officer who told of…

Myanmar police have evicted the family of a police officer who had testified that he and others were ordered to entrap two Reuters reporters facing charges that could get them up to 14 years in prison

Russia: Chemical weapons inspectors head to Syria…

Russia's Foreign Ministry says a team of international chemical weapons inspectors has departed for the Syrian town of Douma.