North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un believes a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump will be a landmark opportunity to end decades of confrontation, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said Sunday (May 27th) following his surprise meeting with Kim.
(VNF) – Today, May 22 is the International Day for Biodiversity (IDB), proclaimed by the United Nations, aiming to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. This year, IDB has another special meaning, as 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of the entry into force of the Convention on Biological Diversity.
Deadly white clouds of acid and fine shards of glass boiled into the sky over Hawaii on Monday as lava from the Kilauea volcano flowed into the ocean, creating a new hazard from a more than two-week eruption.
(VNF) – The latest update on the world's largest children charity World Vision Fanpage on May 20 was a congratulation message to its former enthusiastic Global Ambassador, actress Meghan Markle on her big day.
Thirty-six hours after several classmates were gunned down in a massacre, Santa Fe High School athletes took the field Saturday to partake in a longstanding and, for at least one evening, healing Texas pastime: baseball.
U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Sunday (May 20th) discussed North Korea's recent threats to cancel its unprecedented summit with Washington, Seoul's presidential office said.
A Cuban state airways plane with 110 passengers and crew on board crashed shortly after taking off from Havana on Friday (May 18th), leaving a mass of twisted and smoldering fuselage, as the country's president warned many people were feared dead.
One is the 33-year-old grandson of the Queen of England and sixth in line to the throne; the other is the 36-year-old star of legal drama series Suits, who also happens to be a divorcee of mixed parentage. It is a recipe for drama in a British household that is predominantly white and is expected to uphold the Christian faith, which traditionally frowns upon divorce.
Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupted from its summit early on Thursday (May 17th), shooting a huge plume of ash miles into the sky and prompting authorities to urge area residents to take cover.
The U.S. Senate on Thursday (May 17th) confirmed Gina Haspel as the first female CIA director.
The holy month of Ramadan has started after several terrorism attacks occurred in Indonesia over the past few days, with the government warning about possible future attacks.
U.S. President Donald Trump sounded a note of caution on Wednesday (May 16th) about his much-vaunted summit with Kim Jong Un, saying "we'll see" after Pyongyang threatened to cancel.
Israel held an opening ceremony for the Embassy of the United States (U.S.) in Jerusalem on May 14th, despite strong opposition from the Palestinians and many other countries around the world.
Two new fissures have opened on Hawaii's Big Island, officials said on Monday (May 14th), warning of more lava eruptions and gas emissions from the Kilauea volcano.
Donald Trump on Thursday (May 10th) revealed his historic summit with Kim Jong Un - the first-ever between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader - will take place in Singapore on June 12th.
Malaysia's Pakatan Harapan alliance headed by veteran ex-leader Mahathir Mohamad, 92, won a historic election victory on Thursday (May 10th).
Every year on May 9th, Russia celebrates Victory Day to commemorate the Soviet victory in World War II. In Moscow, the day is marked with a massive parade through the city center, showcasing the Russian military's tanks, planes, artillery and soldiers.