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President Lula called the attack an abominable act by “fascists” and said there was a suspected lack of security in Brasilia.

As many as 500,000 people had died as a result of war-related violence and famine by late 2022.

Top leaders from more than a dozen countries, including the United States and Russia, on Wednesday announced a ceasefire agreement in Syria as well as a plan to deliver aid to the embattled nation, Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday.

The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for an attack Wednesday at a university campus in the northwestern section of the country that killed at least 22 people and wounded scores, reports The New York Times.

It was the first time the radical group has targeted the world's most populous Muslim nation.

If true, the testing of the bomb -- hundreds of times more powerful than the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima in 1945 -- is the first for the country who has thrice tested plutonium weapons in underground nuclear experiments.

The UN will bring together heads of state, business leaders, and humanitarians from all over the world to celebrate Black self-reliance.

For the first time, Pope Francis will visit Africa to further his conquest in addressing poverty and worldwide inequality.

Dutch newspaper NRC is under scrutiny after publishing a review of Ta-Nehisi Coates' newest book with the headline, "Nigger Are You Crazy?

Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer became “the most hated man” on social media Tuesday after The Telegraph named him as the hunter who paid $50,000 to kill one of Africa’s most famous and prized lions earlier this month, according to BuzzFeed. Palmer’s dental practice was completely shuttered Tuesday in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, according to Fox News, after […]

After falling short in the Finals, NBA star LeBron James might be having second thoughts as to whether he should remain in his hometown of Cleveland. According to reports, James will opt out of his Cleveland Cavaliers contract on July 1st to become a free agent. He is slated to earn $21.6 million next season […]

Many of the schoolgirls who escaped the wrath of Boko Haram are now facing backlash within their own communities, CNN reports. Nearly 300 Nigerian schoolgirls were kidnapped by the Islamic militant group in April 2014, prompting a worldwide campaign to bring them back to their families. After it was reported earlier this year that Nigeria helped rescue over 700 […]