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Powerful Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Sways Buildings in Capital

Powerful Earthquake Jolts Mexico, Sways Buildings in Capital

Sep 19
A powerful earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly in the capital on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage.

Watch: Gay Student Booed for Opposing Marriage Equality in Australia

Watch: Gay Student Booed for Opposing Marriage Equality in Australia

Sep 19
A video of a gay Queensland University student in Australia being booed for railing against legalizing marriage equality in the country is making the waves this week.

At UN, Trump Threatens 'Total Destruction' of North Korea

At UN, Trump Threatens 'Total Destruction' of North Korea

By Jonathan Lemire and Darlene Superville | Sep 19
President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the "total destruction'" of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons.

German Man Gets Penis Stuck Inside a 5 Pound Weight, Calls Firefighters

German Man Gets Penis Stuck Inside a 5 Pound Weight, Calls Firefighters

Sep 19
A German man from the town of Worms had to call for help after getting his penis stuck inside a five pound gym weight.

Hurricane Maria Smashes Dominica, Now Menaces Other Islands

Hurricane Maria Smashes Dominica, Now Menaces Other Islands

By Carlisle Jno Baptiste and Danica Coto | Sep 19
Hurricane Maria smashed into Dominica with 160 mph winds, ripping the roof off even the prime minister's residence and causing what he called "mind-boggling" devastation Tuesday as it plunged into a Caribbean region already ravaged by Hurricane Irma.

Maria Grows to a Cat 3, Nears Already Battered Caribbean

Maria Grows to a Cat 3, Nears Already Battered Caribbean

By Danica Coto | Sep 18
Hurricane Maria grew into a Category 3 storm on Monday as it barreled toward a potentially devastating collision with islands in the eastern Caribbean. Forecasters warned it was likely to grow even stronger.

Police in Zanzibar Arrest 20 Over Homosexual Activities

Police in Zanzibar Arrest 20 Over Homosexual Activities

By Ali Sultan | Sep 18
Authorities in Tanzania's semiautonomous region of Zanzibar have detained 20 people accused of engaging in same-sex activities, police said Saturday, the latest incident in a crackdown on homosexuality in the East African country.

France: Acid Attack on 4 US Tourists Not Seen As Terror Act

France: Acid Attack on 4 US Tourists Not Seen As Terror Act

By Philippe Sotto | Sep 17
Four young American tourists were attacked with acid Sunday at a train station in the French city of Marseille.

Boris Johnson Fuels Speculation About UK Leadership Bid

Boris Johnson Fuels Speculation About UK Leadership Bid

By Gregory Katz | Sep 17
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has fueled speculation that he hopes to eventually succeed Prime Minister Theresa May by spelling out his Brexit goals days before her major policy speech on the topic.

Serbia's Leader Attends Gay Pride March for First Time

Serbia's Leader Attends Gay Pride March for First Time

By Radul Radovanovic | Sep 17
Serbia's first ever openly gay prime minister joined several hundred gay activists Sunday at a pride event in Belgrade amid tight security in the conservative Balkan country.

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