Thousands of Syrians head to Turkish border
Violence in Syria's northwest city of Aleppo has pushed out thousands of refugees who are heading north to the now-closed Turkish border.
Women report sexual assaults at German Carnival
Reports of sexual assaults at Germany's Carnival celebrations were high. One TV anchor said she was assaulted during a live broadcast.
NKorea moves up rocket launch despite criticism
North Korea says its upcoming rocket launch is purely scientific, but some outside officials, including those from China, don't see it that way.
Magnitude 6.4 earthquake hits Taiwan
So far, no injuries or deaths have been reported.
Vatican sex-abuse commission screens 'Spotlight'
The Vatican showed "Spotlight," contender for best picture, Thursday to launch a three-day meeting on combating sex abuse in the Catholic Church.
Grocery stores in France can't toss expired food
France is the first country to pass and now enforce a law that makes it illegal for grocery stores to discard food that's about to expire.