Seven Indonesians taken hostage Thursday represent the latest in a spike of kidnappings plaguing the Philippines.
TeleStory, a program run by the Brooklyn Public Library, makes it possible for the incarcerated to read to their children. It is one of 14 winners of the Knight News Challenge on Libraries.
The Home Depot and Walmart are suing MasterCard and Visa in separate lawsuits over what the retailers claim is lax security on chip-enabled card readers that puts consumers at risk of fraud.
Donald Trump has arrived in Scotland, where he has a history of aggressive investment and riling tempers, just as Britain votes to leave the European Union. Local farmers have hoisted Mexican flags in protest of his two-day visit.
The value of Bitcoin made a counter-intuitive surge on Friday as most other markets fell after British voters chose to exit the European Union.
Scotland has already suggested another bid for independence, and Northern Ireland's Sinn Fein calls for the reunification of Ireland. Meanwhile, EU-bound Ireland worries about economic effects.
In a referendum Thursday, British voters opted to leave the European Union, ushering in a period of soul-searching for both the United Kingdom and Europe.
Eileen Howard Boone is both a mother of six and an executive at CVS Health. Her work is indicative of how many businesses are putting more emphasis on philanthropy.
A gunman who took hostages in a German movie theather was shot and killed by police Thursday. No other people were injured, contradicting early media reports.
While the international community celebrates the impending end to 52 years of conflict between the government and FARC rebels, many in Colombia are more skeptical than optimistic, with some going so far as to oppose the entire peace deal.
The killing of a famous Sufi singer in Pakistan has highlighted continued violence from extremists who many say threaten the country's diverse cultural heritage.
The tech giant has suggested a set of rules that include proactive security disclosures and establishing global regimes to stop the spread of digital weapons.