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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Millions of animals are dying from the Australian fires, and the environment will suffer...

Fires are nothing new in Australia, but they have been growing more intense and becoming more destructive in recent years, a problem that has been exacerbated by climate change. And...

Iran launches missiles on US airbases in Iraq at al-Asad and Erbil

Iran has launched missile strikes aimed at US troops in Iraq in what it said was retaliation for the killing last week of top Iranian general Qassem Suleimani. The Pentagon...

5.7 Earthquake Strikes Puerto Rico

A 5.7-magnitude quake jolted Puerto Ricans out of their beds Monday morning, the strongest quake yet to hit the U.S. territory that has been shaking for the past week. There...

Raging Wildfires Trap 4,000 at Australian Town’s Waterfront

Thousands of people were forced to shelter on a beach to escape bushfires in the Australian state of Victoria.  The seaside town of Mallacoota was surrounded by flames.  There...

Iraqi Protesters Attack US Embassy Compound in Baghdad

Protesters damage property inside the U.S. Embassy compound, in Baghdad, Dec 31, 2019. Hundreds of Iraqi protesters stormed the perimeter of the U.S. embassy compound in Baghdad's fortified Green Zone,...

US Airstrikes on Iran-Backed Militia Kill 25

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (L) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mark Milley (R) listen as Secretary of Defense Mark Esper delivers a statement, at...

Indian Police Ban Protests Amid Citizenship Law Outrage

A protestor holds up a placard and sits with others in New Delhi, India, Dec. 19, 2019. NEW DELHI - Police detained several hundred protesters in some of India’s biggest...

Trump Administration Seeks to Bar Convicted Immigrants From Asylum

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officers are seen with asylum-seekers on the international bridge between Laredo, Texas, and Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, July 10, 2019. WASHINGTON - Immigrants convicted of illegally...

State Department: Bill Noting Armenian Genocide Isn’t Policy

 U.S. State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus stands at the lectern during a press conference at the State Department, in Washington, June 10, 2019. WASHINGTON - The State Department said Tuesday...

Former Pakistani President Musharraf Sentenced to Death

Pakistani President Gen. Pervez Musharraf, speaks during an exclusive interview with the Associated Press on Wednesday, July 4, 2001 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. ISLAMABAD - A special court  in Pakistan Tuesday...