China Decides Against Its One Child Dictate as Population Ages

China has begun to come to terms with a rapidly aging population as it has suspended its long held dictate of allowing people to only bear one child. On Thursday, the Chinese government abandoned that policy and now Chinese citizens will be allowed to have two children if they wish. Following a meeting of the Communist party hierarchy, Chinese leaders fear a population that … [Read more...]

A 7.5 Magnitude Earthquake Leaves Over 200 Dead in Afghanistan and Pakistan

On Monday, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocked the northern parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan leaving over 200 dead so far. Devastation has been immense as it has caused human stampedes as well as severe landslides and massive structural damage all across the region. Rescue teams continue to swarm in to the devastated areas and the exact destruction and death toll may not be … [Read more...]

France’s Worst Traffic Accident in 32 Years Has Killed at Least 43 People

The largest and most violent traffic accident in 33 years happened on Friday morning in a small rural town in France killing at least 43 people and injuring nearly a dozen more. The accident occurred between a large truck and a huge passenger bus carrying elderly sightseers in the southwest of France. The crash happened at around 7:30 AM on Friday morning when a large 18 … [Read more...]

Islamic State Responsible for Bomb Attacks Aimed at Shia in Bangladesh

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the bombing of a procession held early on Saturday morning in the Bangladesh capital city of Dhaka. At least one person was killed with many dozens wounded when a trio of bombs went off during a holiday procession being held by Shia Muslims in honor of their Ashura holiday. The Islamic State took immediate and public … [Read more...]

Largest Hurricane Ever Crashing Into Mexico With Winds Over 200 MPH

The strongest hurricane ever seen and recorded is bearing down on Mexico. Hurricane Patricia is packing sustained winds of over 200 MPH and will crash into the coast of Mexico some time on Friday. Already tens of thousands of people on Mexico's Pacific coast have been fleeing inland. Hurricane experts declare that Hurricane Patricia will do untold amounts of damage with high … [Read more...]