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Taal volcano spews ash in view from Batangas, southern Philippines on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerrard Carreon)
01-13-2020

Authorities in the Philippines are warning that a "volcanic tsunami" may be possible after a volcano near the country's capital erupted.

Australian wildfires (AP Photo)
01-13-2020

Hillsong Church raised more than $1 million toward relief efforts after months of wildfires have destroyed much of Australia.

Kimia Alizadeh celebrates winning bronze medal in 2016 Rio olymics
01-13-2020

Taekwondo fighter Kimia Alizadeh, Iran’s only female Olympic medalist, has defected and says she is moving to Europe because she can no longer take part in the “lies and injustice” of the Iranian regime.

Taal Volcano spews ash and smoke during an eruption as seen from Cavite province, south of Manila, Philippines on Sunday. Jan. 12, 2020. (Jogs Danao/AP Photo)
01-12-2020

Red-hot lava gushed out of a volcano near the Philippine capital on Monday, as tens of thousands of people fled the area through heavy ash and frightening tremors. Experts warned that the eruption could get worse and plans were being made to evacuate hundreds of thousands more.

Protesters chant slogans while holding up posters of Gen. Qassem Soleimani during a demonstration in front of the British Embassy in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
01-12-2020

Protests spread throughout Tehran after the Iranian Revolutionary Guard took responsibility on Saturday for the shootdown of a Ukrainian jetliner, killing everyone on board.

Candlelight vigil to remember the victims of the Ukraine plane crash, at the gate of Amri Kabir University where some of the victims of the crash were students, in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi)
01-12-2020

Iran’s security forces deployed in large numbers across the capital on Sunday, expecting more protests after its Revolutionary Guard admitted to accidentally shooting down a passenger plane at a time of soaring tensions with the United States.

US Iran tensions
01-11-2020

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is facing criticism for a statement released on Friday that appears to draw a moral equivalency between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the United States.  

Nigeria
01-11-2020

A Nigerian pastor has been kidnapped by the Islamic terror group, Boko Haram. Pastor Lawan Andimi, a senior member of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), was seized during a raid in the town of Michika, located on the border with Cameroon.

People get up after spending the night in a baseball stadium amid aftershocks and without electricity after the 6.4 magnitude earthquake in Guayanilla, Puerto Rico, at sunrise Friday, Jan. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
01-11-2020

A magnitude 5.9 quake shook Puerto Rico on Saturday, causing further damage along the island’s southern coast, where previous recent quakes have toppled homes and schools.

In this Jan. 8, 2020, photo, debris is seen from an Ukrainian plane which crashed as authorities work at the scene in Shahedshahr, southwest of the capital Tehran, Iran. (AP Photo/Ebrahim Noroozi, File)
01-11-2020

Iran announced that it accidentally shot down the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed on Wednesday, killing all 176 aboard.

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