Pope Francis will be under pressure Tuesday to confront a priest sex abuse scandal during his first full day in Chile, an Andean nation where the majority identifies as Roman Catholic but strong currents of skepticism and even contempt for the church are
The Latest on police discovering 12 children locked up in parents' house in California (all times local): The parents of 13 children found locked up in a California home each were being held on $9 million bail and could face charges including torture and
Officials released a security video from the vantage point of a city bus capturing the dangerous crash early Sunday morning of a car in California hitting a divider at such a high speed that it launched into the second story of a nearby building.
Three young Hong Kong activists, including Joshua Wong, are making a last-ditch attempt to overturn prison sentences for their roles in sparking 2014’s massive pro-democracy protests in the semiautonomous Chinese city.
Two of Martin Luther King Jr.’s children and the pastor of his historic Atlanta church marked the national King holiday Monday with sharp denunciations of President Donald Trump, focusing on disparaging remarks he is said to have made about African
Pope Francis flew in to Chile's capital Monday night for a visit expected to be met with protests over sexual abuse by priests and confronted by many Chileans deeply skeptical about the Roman Catholic Church.
Two high-level Security Council meetings this week will focus on "confidence building" measures to deal with weapons of mass destruction where North Korea is expected to be in the spotlight and Afghanistan's partnership with Central Asia "as a model to li
A Texas college football reporter found wandering near a Houston highway — after being reported missing for a day — has been discharged following several days in a hospital, and on Monday she revealed more about what doctors found.
A Southern California couple was arrested Sunday and accused of torture and child endangerment after 12 of their children allegedly were found captive in the couple's home, with some of them shackled to beds.