7.1 magnitude earthquake kills more than 100 in Mexico, collapses buildings

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck near Mexico City Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing at least 120 people and leaving multiple people reportedly trapped in collapsed buildings.

today, 2:40
7.1 magnitude earthquake kills at least 61 in Mexico, collapses buildings; reports of people trapped

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck near Mexico City Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing at least 61 people and leaving multiple people reportedly trapped in collapsed buildings.

today, 0:03
Celebrities, politicians react to powerful Mexico earthquake

At least 61 people have been reported dead in Mexico after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck the country's southern coast Tuesday.

today, 0:11
Reactions to Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's speech

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi delivered her first speech on Tuesday about the exodus of Rohingya Muslims, a long-persecuted ethnic group targeted in a military crackdown following attacks by Rohingya militants on Aug. 25.

yesterday, 15:14
Pope overhauls key institute to reflect his vision of family

Pope Francis has overhauled the Vatican institute most closely associated with the conservative sexual morals promoted by St. John Paul II, saying it was necessary to adapt and expand its mission to address the reality of today's Catholics.

yesterday, 18:09
Czech zoo burns rhino horns, condemns auction in SAfrica

A Czech zoo burned some 33.5 kilograms (74 pounds) of rhino horns with an estimated black market value of more than $2 million on Tuesday in a protest against a controversial rhino horn auction in South Africa.

yesterday, 19:04
UK ends training for Myanmar military over Rohingya crisis

Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain is suspending training support for Myanmar's military because of the treatment of the country's Rohingya minority.

yesterday, 19:12
Wallenberg relatives vow to appeal Russian court ruling Wallenberg relatives vow to appeal Russian court ruling

Relatives of Raoul Wallenberg say they will appeal a Russian court's verdict to turn down their lawsuit asking the KGB's main successor agency to provide full information about the Swedish diplomat who disappeared after helping at least 20,000 Hungarian Jews escape the Holocaust.

yesterday, 19:13
Hurricane Maria slams Dominica, now menaces Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria smashed into the Caribbean island of 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.

yesterday, 19:18
Kenya's judges who nullified election face 'savage' threats

Attempts to intimidate Kenya's Supreme Court judges after they nullified President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election have been "unlawful and savage in nature," the nation's judiciary said Tuesday, as ruling party supporters protested outside the court demanding the judges' removal.

yesterday, 19:27