This summer, the Islamic State group intensified its systematic destruction of treasured ruins, destroying pieces of the ancient city of Palmyra. They claim to be destroying idols, but is that the whole story?
A Facebook campaign urging Iceland's government to open the country's doors to asylum seekers has become an example of social media’s amplifying power in the face of Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II.
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A turnaround seemed to occur Saturday as high-level officials from North and South Korea met – the first such meeting in nearly a year. But some say a resolution to the current dispute may not come quickly.