Same-Sex Penguin Couple to Raise ‘Genderless’ Chick

LONDON - Two female penguins are set to raise the first "gender neutral" chick, a London aquarium said on Wednesday, the latest same-sex penguin...

“Absolute Monster” Hurricane Dorian Swirls Toward Anxious Florida, Packing 140-mph Winds

MIAMI - Hurricane Dorian spun across the Atlantic ocean toward Florida on Saturday, after growing into an even stronger Category 4 storm as residents...

Brazil States Ask for Army’s Help as Record Fires Burn Amazon...

BRASILIA - Six states in Brazil's Amazon region requested military help on Saturday to combat record fires that are tearing through the rainforest, provoking...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro May Send Army to Fight Amazon Fires After Global...

BRASILIA - Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may mobilize the army to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as...

Beloved Nobel-Winning Author Toni Morrison Passes Away at 88

Nobel prize-winning author Tony Morrison passed away on Monday night, after a brief illness. She was, in the words of South Africa's EFF, "a...

Obama’s Message Goes Viral After Latest US Shooting. Trump Reacts.

A message to the American nation from its former president Barack Obama has gone viral on social media following the latest US shootings over...

Wildfire Forces Evacuations on Hawaii’s Maui Island

Thousands of residents and holiday visitors on Hawaii's Maui Island, home to several South African expats, were ordered to evacuate two communities on Thursday...

WATCH Volcano Erupts on Italian Island of Stromboli, Killing Tourist

ROME - A volcano on the Italian island of Stromboli erupted unexpectedly on Wednesday, releasing hot trapped magma in a powerful explosion, killing one...

PHOTOS Relief for Zoo Animals from Africa During Europe’s Heatwave

The heatwave which gripped parts of Europe in the past few days was felt not just by millions of humans, but by the many...

British PM Theresa May Announces Resignation

As predicted, British Prime Minister Theresa May has announced today - Friday 24 May 2019 - that she will step down as leader of...

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