Liberian health authorities have announced that there are currently only five confirmed cases of Ebola in the entire country – a dramatic turnaround in the west African nation where the virus has taken its deadliest toll.
Thousands of people came together today to remember and honor the millions killed in the Holocaust and mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz by Soviet troops on 27th January, 1945.
King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia died at the age of 90 on early Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 according Saudi state TV.
Millions filled Manila's main park and surrounding areas for Pope Francis' final Mass in the Philippines on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015 braving a steady rain to hear the pontiff's message of hope and consolation for the Southeast Asian country's most downtrodden and destitute.
The separatist stronghold, Donetsk, Ukraine, was shaken by intense outgoing and incoming artillery fire as a bitter battle raged for control over the city's airport Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015.
Pope Francis traveled to the jungles of war-torn northern Sri Lanka on Wednesday for a deeply symbolic show of solidarity with the victims of the country's 25-year civil war and to urge Sri Lankans as a whole to forgive one another "for all the evil which this land has known."
Readers in France mobbed newsstands to buy a copy and European newspapers reprinted Charlie Hebdo's cartoons as a gesture of solidarity.
An estimated 3.7 million people have converged in central Paris, France on January 11, 2015 for the Unity March joining in solidarity with the 17 victims of this week's terrorist attacks in the country.
Terrorists linked to each other seized hostages at two locations around Paris on Friday, January 9, 2015 facing off against hundreds of French security forces as the city shut down a famed Jewish neighborhood and scrambled to protect residents and tourists from further attacks.
People pay tribute to the victims of the satirical newspaper "Charlie Hebdo", Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, a day after masked gunmen stormed the offices of a satirical newspaper and killed 12 people.