By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- More than 38 billion tons of material were extracted from the Earth in 2017 for trade, a figure that shows how much the demand for raw resources has increased in recent decades, a... Read More.
BY: ALEEM AGHA AND CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) -- People in Kabul, Afghanistan, woke up to the sound of rockets fired by insurgents Saturday as families rushed toward schools to check on their children and loved ones.The attack, which happened... Read More.
By BRITTYN CLENNETT, ABC News(HONG KONG) -- Hundreds of revelers gathered at Hong Kong Disneyland on Friday to witness the opening of the resort's reimagined Castle of Magical Dreams.The 167-foot-tall structure, nestled into the hills of Lantau Island,... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A new report details the grim circumstances facing marine animals as millions of pounds of plastic continue to make their way into the oceans every year.Nearly 1,800 animals from 40 different... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (LONDON) -- Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip are marking their 73rd wedding anniversary with a gift from the next generation of royals, their great-grandchildren, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis.Buckingham Palace released... Read More.
By ABC News(TEHRAN) -- A year has passed from nationwide protests in Iran and the resulting crackdown that came to be called "Bloody November."Unrelenting pressure on local journalists and a lack of transparency among the nation's leadership have... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(LONDON) -- Kenyan police have arrested at least three medical officers from a public hospital in Nairobi for their alleged involvement in a child trafficking ring."During an operation by police to unearth the organized... Read More.
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News(LONDON) -- Prince William has broken his silence on an investigation into a controversial interview with his mother, the late Princess Diana, that aired on the BBC more than 20 years ago.The BBC announced... Read More.
By BRUNO ROEBER, ALEEM AGHA and GUY DAVIES, ABC News(KABUL and LONDON) -- Tuesday’s announcement that U.S. troop numbers in Afghanistan would be reduced from 4,500 to 2,500 by Jan. 15 by Acting Defense Secretary Chris Miller, will fulfill President... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, DRAGANA JOVANOVIC and MAGGIE RULLI, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Albert Einstein, Nikola Tesla and Isaac Newton -- these are all geniuses from history that have become household names, recognized for their intellectual brilliance and contributions to our... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Greenland is known as the largest contributor to rising sea levels but a new study explores how the island's glaciers could lose more ice than previously predicted.The three largest glaciers, Jakobshavn... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (LONDON) — The European Union plummeted into political crisis Monday when two member states blocked its coronavirus recovery plan after objections over a provision conditioning economic aid on a country's respect for democratic norms. The historic €750 billion... Read More.