Brazilian agency hopes to reunite isolated Amazon tribe with kin, prevent violence with another group

This undated 2014 handout photo released by Brazil’s National Indian Foundation, FUNAI, shows members of the Korubo tribe in the Javari Valley, in the northern state of Amazonas, Brazil.  (Brazil’s National Indian Foundation Photo via AP) A Brazilian group set off on a risky mission to contact a small, isolated tribe in the Amazon and […]

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Four Siberian tiger cubs seen on video playing in Russia’s hilltops

Rare video of four endangered Siberian tiger cubs playing on the hilltops of Russia was released Monday. The video, shot in December, was captured on a hidden camera trap installed in the Land of the Leopard National Park in Primorsky Krai, located in Russia’s Far East. VISITORS EVACUATED, ANIMALS MOVED AFTER FIRE AT BRITISH ZOO […]

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Openly gay Brazilian congressman resigns, flees country over death threats

Congressman Jean Wylls said in an interview with Folha de S. Paulo he was currently outside Brazil and had no plans of returning. (REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino) An openly gay Brazilian congressman said Thursday he was quitting his post and fleeing the country because of mounting death threats. Congressman Jean Wylls said in an interview with Folha […]

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Turkey election registration rolls have strange anomalies – like a 165-year-old voter, officials say

How did thousands of 100 year old residents wind up on Turkish voter rolls? (AP) Turkish officials are scrutinizing upcoming local elections after several strange anomalies showed up on voter rolls, including new voters who are over 100 years old. The Republican People’s Party (CHP) and the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) have alleged that the […]

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British man arrested after carrying 15-inch machete on train, police say

British Transport Police confiscated a machete from a man. (BTP Essex) A British man was arrested Sunday night after he was found carrying a 15-inch machete. The blade was confiscated after British Transport Police officers searched the man using the controversial stop-and-search method on board a train in Essex. MAN ACCUSED OF KILLING BRITISH BACKPACKER IN […]

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US troops begin to withdraw from Syria, official says

The U.S.-led military coalition in Syria started the process of withdrawing troops from the embattled region, a U.S. defense official confirmed to Fox News on Friday. The U.S. started “the process of our deliberate withdrawal from Syria,” said Col. Sean Ryan, a spokesman for the coalition fighting the Islamic State. ENDLESS WARS WILL EVENTUALLY COME […]

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