Posted Feb 20, 2013By
Thousands of anti-austerity demonstrators took to the streets of Athens on Wednesday, February 20, 2013, as unions staged a general strike to protest the government’s spending cuts and tax hikes, which some predict will push unemployment to a stunning 30 percent this year.
Residents began to be evicted from the world’s tallest slum, the Tower of David, a half-built skyscraper that
These satellite images provided by DigitalGlobe show the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash site in Ukraine.
Wildfires in the Pacific Northwest continue to grow, with 21 different wildfires burning nearly a million acres as
A hundred years ago, on July 18th, 1914 Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, marking the the start of the First
South Africans and people around the world are marking Nelson Mandela’s birthday with charitable acts in hono
Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a