By: PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (MOSCOW) -- Standing at border control in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport in early April, Gaylen Grandstaff wasn't sure what was about to happen.A 53-year-old American from Texas, Grandstaff had been trapped in Russia for almost three years,... Read More.
By: MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News (LONDON) -- LONDON -- Bongani Sibeko was just a toddler when he and his family were forced to flee their home in apartheid South Africa, as Black men, women and children were dying at the hands of... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC NEWS(ZUURBEKOM, South Africa) -- At least five people are dead and more than 40 people arrested in South Africa Saturday following an attack at a church in Zuurbekom, a town in the Gauteng Province of South... Read More.
By DRAGANA JOVANOVIC, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- As President Donald Trump has vowed to punish those who destroy monuments in the U.S., a wooden sculpture of American first lady Melania Trump, near her hometown in Slovenia, was torched on July... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- BY: CONOR FINNEGANIn a historic step, the Trump administration has sanctioned four Chinese officials and a regional security agency for the Chinese government's repressive campaign against ethnic minorities.The economic penalties and visa bans come on the... Read More.
(BERGAMO, Italy) -- BY: PHOEBE NATANSONPapa Giovanni XXIII, the main hospital in Bergamo, Italy, has declared its intensive care unit COVID-free some 137 days after the first novel coronavirus patient was admitted.When the announcement was made on Wednesday,... Read More.
By JOOHEE CHO and ELLA TORRES, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The mayor of South Korea's capital, Seoul, was found dead early morning Friday local time, a rescue squad member told ABC News.Mayor Park Won-soon was reported missing Thursday... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News(MOSCOW) -- The arrest of a highly regarded former journalist has set off major outcry among independent media outlets in Russia, which are calling the government's latest actions part of a burgeoning crackdown.Ivan Safronov,... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) -- One person died and a least four were injured when a 65-foot crane collapsed onto an under-development apartment block in London on Wednesday.The person who died, who has not been identified, was... Read More.
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News(LONDON) -- A search and rescue operation is underway after a 65-foot crane collapsed onto an under-development apartment block on Wednesday."A 20 meter crane [65 feet] has collapsed onto a block of flats under... Read More.
By LUIS MARTINEZ, ABC News(BAGHDAD) -- The top U.S. military commander in the Middle East is expressing confidence that talks with Iraq will keep U.S. military troops in that country. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, the commander of U.S. Central Command, visited Baghdad... Read More.
By JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Jair Bolsonaro, Brazil's 65-year-old president who has consistently minimized the severity of the COVID-19 outbreak, announced Tuesday that he tested positive for coronavirus.Appearing on live television, the far-right president said he... Read More.