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Pope urges Chinese Catholics to trust, reconcile…

Pope Francis urged Chinese Catholics on Wednesday to trust him and make concrete gestures of reconciliation following a landmark deal over bishop appointments that is aimed at ending decades of estrangement between the Vatican and Beijing

Alaska governor declares emergency for native languages

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker has declared an emergency for Alaska Native languages, aiming to promote and preserve all 20 recognized indigenous languages in the state

Pros and cons of India's biometric scheme

The BBC spoke to two experts who disagree on the Aadhaar programme's strengths and drawbacks.

The Suspect in a Series of California Killings…

A Texas man suspected of killing three people and seriously injuring four in a string of attacks on sleeping Southern California men — most of them homeless — had a long criminal history and had been deported from the United States six times.

We Are Creatures of Habit, And That Goes For The…

Before you exercise, you usually stretch and afterwards hopefully most of us shower… So when it comes to sex, it makes sense that we all have some kind of before and after sex ritual too.

10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Republicans line up Kavanaugh vote plan as showdown hearing nears; Trump to chair UN Security Council meeting; Cosby camp decries prison sentence

Saint Laurent makes a splash on water-soaked…

The luxury brand uses the famous French landmark to present its sexy take on Parisian chic under designer Anthony Vaccarello, attended by ex-models Carla Bruni Sarkozy and Cindy Crawford. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Testimony at Quinton Tillis trial: Dying woman named 'Eric'

Testimony resumes in the retrial of a man accused of setting a woman on fire on a north Mississippi backroad

​California Group Proposes Initiative To Scrap…

California’s high-speed rail project is becoming more divisive as costs continue to grow.

The Latest: Pope asks for reconciliation in Chinese church

Pope Francis is urging Chinese Catholics to trust him and make concrete gestures of reconciliation following a landmark deal over bishop appointments aimed at ending decades of estrangement between the Vatican and Beijing that had split the church

In Chicago, can art unite a deeply divided…

Along Chicago's Sedgwick Street, a little art studio, unlikely friends and a chance for unity in a very divided city

Meghan's first solo engagement

The Duchess of Sussex was greeted with a Maori hongi at an exhibition of art from the Oceania region.

Vatican Reacts To Deal With China On Bishop…

The Vatican on Saturday announced it had signed a "provisional agreement" with China aimed at defusing tensions over the appointment of bishops, a breakthrough on an issue that stymied diplomatic relations for decades.