“We are depleting volumes of water that took hundreds, thousands of years to store. Sooner or later it will run out,” says Mexico City’s outgoing water system director. (Image credit: Carrie Kahn/NPR)
Man Kaur just earned two golds in the World Masters Athletics Championship in Spain. And she didn’t even start running until she was 93! (Image credit: Michael Bradley/AFP/Getty Images)
Officials and residents raced to prepare as the storm approached the northern part of the country. In 2013 typhoon Haiyan killed more than 6,000 people in the Philippines. (Image credit: Aaron Favila/AP)
September 10 is the day you’re statistically most likely to find a tropical cyclone somewhere in the Atlantic basin. The reason has to do with both wind and water. (Image credit: NOAA/AP)
“Our friends had been suggesting for a long time that we visit this wonderful town,” the man known as Alexander Petrov tells RT. He’s accused of traveling to the U.K. to poison a former KGB spy. (Image credit: RT via Reuters)
These days it’s rare for Turkish officials to contradict President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has vowed not to raise rates. But that’s what happened Thursday, in an urgent bid to save a deflating lira. (Image credit: Adem Altan/AFP/Getty Images)
As Pope Francis grapples with a growing scandal, an accused bishop has resigned in West Virginia and a new study has emerged documenting the scale of clerical abuse in Germany. (Image credit: Gregorio Borgia/AP)
Pope Francis is meeting with U.S. archbishops Thursday about the sex abuse crisis and in particular the accusations against Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, formerly the archbishop of Washington, D.C.
Speaking in Vietnam, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said Myanmar’s treatment of Rohingya Muslims “could have been handled better.” U.N. investigators have said crimes against Rohingya were genocide.