More than half of people in 140 countries surveyed had helped strangers – with many of the most generous in countries hit by disaster and war.
A new study by Stanford researchers found that Jewish-Israeli and Palestinian-Israeli teenagers collaborate more effectively after learning people can change.
Efforts to achieve economic and political gender parity have stalled in many countries, but one low-income country is rising above the pack.
The UN says it has reports of atrocities committed by Islamic State fighters against nearby villagers.
Buyers and sellers on the digital underground are trading healthcare records databases for as much as $200,000, according to a report from Intel Security. And that's at a discount.