Man sets himself ablaze in Prague on 50th anniversary of similar event protesting Soviet invasion

Officials say a man has tried to burn himself at Prague’s downtown square amid commemorative events to remember a student who burned himself to death 50 years ago to inspire resistance against the 1968 Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia. (Vit Simanek/CTK via AP) A man set himself on fire in downtown Prague on Friday amid commemorative […]

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White House: Second nuclear summit between Trump, North Korea to be held in February

In this June. 12, 2018, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, right, meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Sentosa Island, in Singapore. A second summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take place next month, the White House announced Friday. <br> (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File) A second summit between […]

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Germans urge Britain to remain in EU amid Brexit impasse: ‘We would miss tea with milk’

Amid the ongoing Brexit impasse among British lawmakers, a group of prominent Germans including the woman in line to take over for Angela Merkel as chancellor is urging Britain to stay in the European Union, saying they would miss milk with tea and post-work beers. The open letter sent to The Times – signed by […]

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Zimbabwe shuts down internet amid violent crackdown

An injured man received assistance at a hospital Thursday after an alleged assault by a group of uniformed soldiers in Harare, Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe on Friday faced an internet shutdown after a violent crackdown on people protesting a dramatic fuel price increase. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi) Zimbabwe has imposed an internet shutdown as demonstrators protesting a steep […]

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Migrant caravan freely crosses Mexican border after gates were left open, authorities avoided ‘confrontation’

Around 1,000 Central American migrants marched freely through the Guatemala-Mexico border on Friday after the gates were left wide open, with Mexican authorities standing down from confronting the caravan. The border gates were open only temporarily, but migrants – who crossed the bridge from Tecun-Uman to Ciudad Hidalgo – were surprised to find no locks […]

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Married Army Ranger, 26, dies in Afghanistan, becoming first military fatality of 2019

According to Meddock’s hometown newspaper, the High Plains Observer, he leaves behind a wife, Stephanie, who is expecting the couple’s first child. (Instagram) An Army Ranger from the elite 75th Ranger Regiment, part of Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), died Thursday in a military hospital from wounds received during a raid in Afghanistan, the Pentagon […]

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Colombia’s ELN rebels blamed for deadly car bombing as death toll rises to 21; 1 arrested

Family members of victims of a bombing gather outside the entrance to the General Santander police academy where the bombing took place in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday. (AP Photo/John Wilson Vizcaino) Colombia’s last-remaining rebel group was responsible for Thursday’s car bombing at a police academy in Bogota that killed 21 people, according to officials who announced […]

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Suspect, 20, arrested over rape and murder of 21-year-old Israeli exchange student in Melbourne

A 20-year-old man was arrested Friday in connection to the brutal death of Israeli student Aiia Maasarwe in the Melbourne on Wednesday. The man, who was not identified by police but has been named by local media as Codey Herrmann, was taken into custody Friday morning in the neighboring suburb of Greensborough, Victoria Police said […]

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The week in pictures, Jan. 12 – Jan. 18

https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/01/918/516/10_AP19015311967821.jpg?ve=1&tl=1 Indian Sadhus, or Hindu holy men, covered in ash walk before taking a ritualistic dip on auspicious Makar Sankranti day during the Kumbh Mela, or pitcher festival in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh state, India, Jan. 15, 2019.  AP Photo/Bernat Armangue https://a57.foxnews.com/static.foxnews.com/foxnews.com/content/uploads/2019/01/918/516/10_AP19015311967821.jpg?ve=1&tl=1

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Indian woman, 60, chased to her death off rooftop by gang of monkeys

close Video Gang of monkeys fatally chases Indian woman An Indian woman, 60, was chased to her death off of a rooftop by a gang of monkeys. A 60-year-old woman has died after falling off a terrace in India while being chased by a gang of monkeys. Savitri Devi was sitting with her daughter-in-law Renu […]

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