Angola elects new president after 38 years of dos Santos rule Angolans vote Wednesday in an election that will see President Jose Eduardo dos Santos quit after nearly four decades in power, but with his hand-picked successor widely expected to take over. The longtime leader…

Grandmother who is Great Britain’s fastest runner now wants to break a 1979 world record by jogging across AMERICA (and shares tips for those looking to get into running at 50) By Bianca London for MailOnline06:54 21 Aug 2017, updated 07:49 21 Aug 2017 Mimi…

Video: MMA fighter kills powerlifting champion in brutal street fight in Russia A street fight in the early morning of Aug. 20 turned deadly in Khabarovsk, Russia, as a man who was well-trained in mixed martial arts (MMA) and competed professionally, was caught on video…

Chinese Boy Can See Perfectly in the Dark If you ever doubted real X-Men were among us, check out the neat super-power of Nong Youhui, a young Chinese boy who can see in total darkness. Riddick, the cool antihero played by Vin Diesel in Pitch…

Doctors in China save man’s severed hand by grafting it to his leg A man in China may regain use of his hand after it was cut off in an industrial accident. Even more amazing is how the doctors saved the man’s hand: They grafted…

Congo mudslide death toll ‘to rise to 200’ The death toll from Wednesday’s landslide in north-eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is expected to rise above 200, officials say. Most of the dead are from a fishing community on Lake Albert. Officials say the figure is…

10-year-old India rape victim gives birth to baby girl A 10-year-old rape victim whose plea for an abortion was rejected by India’s Supreme Court has given birth to a baby girl, a doctor said Thursday. The girl, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was…

Indian and Chinese troops clash in disputed Himalayan border region Tension has been high in mountain region of Ladakh and skirmishes come as both countries face off in other areas along Line of Actual Control The remote border area of Ladakh is disputed by India…

Foreign minister says there’s a Russian-Chinese plan underway to defuse US-North Korea crisis Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday the risks of a military conflict over North Korea’s nuclear program are very high, and Moscow is deeply worried by the mutual threats being traded…

Falling tree kills 13 at Catholic festival in Portugal By Vasco Cotovio and Chandrika Narayan, CNN The moment parts of a tree fell on a crowd was caught on camera during a Facebook live. The tree was a 200-year-old oak, local media reportA little girl…