The Islamic State is turning Christian churches in Iraq and Syria into dungeons and torture chambers after stripping them of priceless artifacts to sell on the black market, according to reports.
Judge orders King Felipe's sister to stand trial along with her husband
British singer songwriter, Sir Elton John, married his partner over the weekend after the U.K legalized same-sex marriage in March, 2014. And Amy Adams stars as an unsung artist who helped deceive that art world. Wendy Gillette has that and more in your Eye on Entertainment.
A new study examines the effects of maternal depression on teenagers. And, Americans are doing a little bit better staying out of the bakery aisle. Eboni Williams has a look at the day's top health stories.
And warns against suggesting Beijing played a role; Pyongyang threatens to strike "the whole U.S. mainland, that cesspool of terrorism"
Security Council taking up Pyongyang's human rights record for first time; North calls those who aided probe "human scum"
Kurdish fighters in Iraq push deeper into town of Sinjar, face stiff resistance from IS group
Chinese military plane crashes in country's northwest; 2 deaths reported
A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king's sister, Princess Cristina, to be tried along with her husband on charges of tax fraud -- making her the first member of the country's royal family to face charges in court since the royalty was restored in 1975.
Zimbabwe's president fires more cabinet members in political purge, as economy struggles
10 years after tsunami, victim's mom learns body wasn't lost: 'Very sad _ and very happy'
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's monopoly nuclear power company says it is conducting drills against possible cyberattacks after online threats of attack against its plants. 2014-12-22T00:18:00-05:00 2014-12-22T05:18:38-05:00
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese military plane has crashed in the country's northwest and a news website says at least two people were killed. 2014-12-22T00:13:00-05:00 2014-12-22T05:13:55-05:00
MADRID (AP) — A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king's sister, Princess Cristina, to be tried along with her husband on charges of tax fraud — making her the first member of the country's royal family to face charges in court since the royalty was restored in 1975. 2014-12-22T00:14:00-05:00 2014-12-22T05:14:53-05:00
Russia's deputy economy minister: ruble expected to rise, govt not planning currency controls
US Navy helicopter makes crash landing in Kuwait, some of the crew sustain minor injuries
Opposition lawmaker says protester shot dead at Chinese-backed copper mine in Myanmar
Kurdish fighters in Iraq have pushed deeper into the town of Sinjar, held by the Islamic State group, but are facing stiff resistance from the Sunni militants who captured it in August.
Pope Francis has issued a blistering critique of the Vatican bureaucracy that serves him.
Zimbabwe's government says the president has fired two cabinet ministers believed to be loyal to the ousted vice president, while thousands of civil servants have not been paid Christmas bonuses.