A man works in a field.

Over Half Of The World's 45 Million Slaves Are Located In 5 Countries

Report says some form of modern enslavement is prevalent in 167 countries today.



A child pulled alive from the rubble of an airstrike in Syria.WATCHLIST
Syria Civil Defense

Child Pulled From Rubble Alive After Airstrikes Hit Northern Syria

The Immortal Statue of Kim Il Sung monument is seen.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Feng Li

Donald Trump Just Got A Big Endorsement — From North Korea

In this photo illustration a girl browses the social networking site Facebook on July 10, 2007 in London, England.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Chris Jackson

Facebook, Twitter And Others Join EU Fight Against Hate Speech

Monks walk a tiger at "Tiger Temple" in 2001.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Paula Bronstein

Thailand's 'Tiger Temple' Could Soon Be Tigerless

North Korean flags.WATCHLIST
John Pavelka / CC BY 2.0

North Korea Reportedly Tried To Launch Another Missile And Failed

People stand in line at a Lufthansa ticket counter.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Sean Gallup

Some Airlines Don't Think Venezuela Is Worth The Trip

Dead and dying staghorn coral, central Great Barrier Reef in May 2016WATCHLIST
ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies / Johanna Leonhardt

Global Warming Is Killing Corals In The Great Barrier Reef

Hissène Habré sits in court waiting to hear the verdict.WATCHLIST
Chambres Africaines Extraordinaires

Former Chad President Sentenced To Life For Crimes Against Humanity

A rebel soldier in Syria holds a gun and looks out a window.WATCHLIST
Levant Front

Syrian Opposition's Top Negotiator Resigns, Abandoning Peace Talks

A photo of Mt. Komagatake in northern Japan.WATCHLIST
Guilhem Vellut / CC by 2.0

Boy Missing In Japanese Woods After Parents Left Him As Punishment

Alan Pulido of Mexico handles the ball during an international friendly against USAWATCHLIST
Getty Images / Christian Petersen

Mexican Soccer Player Alan Pulido Has Reportedly Been Kidnapped

Nepalese school girlsWATCHLIST
WaterAid / Sushma Diyali

Nepali Women Spotlight How The Mundane Becomes Taboo On Their Periods

A grey-headed flying fox, a member of the species that is taking over Batemans Bay, Australia.WATCHLIST
Jade Craven / CC BY 2.0

An Australian Town Is Being Overrun By Giant Bats

In this handout image provided by Greek Prime Minister's Office, Pope Francis meets migrants in Greece.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Andrea Bonetti / Greek Prime Minister's Office

Pope Francis Says Refugees 'Are Not Dangerous, But In Danger'

Women's health class in PakistanWATCHLIST
Getty Images / John Moore

Pakistan Can't Decide If It Wants To Ban Condom Ads On TV

Refugees get food rations in Somalia.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / John Moore

World Hunger Day Highlights Impoverishment Around The Globe

The outside of La Cité du Vin glistens in the sunglight.WATCHLIST
La Cité du Vin

Grab Your Passport! A Wine Theme Park Is Opening In France

Qiaobao detergent ad is being called racist.WATCHLIST

Chinese Company Says Critics Calling Its Ad Racist Should Lighten Up

Aerial view of Rio de Janeiro, including Christ the Redeemer, Flamengo Beach, the Sugar Loaf and Guanabara Bay.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Matthew Stockman

World Health Organization: Canceling The Rio Olympics Won't Stop Zika

A map of China.WATCHLIST

These Chinese Students Have To Climb Down A Cliff To Get To School

Syrian refugees find comfort in this Canadian kitchen.WATCHLIST
Newsy / Connor Hickox

This Canadian Kitchen Is Opening Its Doors To Syrian Refugees

President Barack Obama hugs a survivor of the Hiroshima bombing.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Atsushi Tomura

President Obama Calls For A World Without Nuclear Weapons At Hiroshima

A man wears a virtual reality headset.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / Jonathan Leibson

Virtual Reality Could Bring Crime Scenes To The Courtroom

A man takes a selfie with his catWATCHLIST
Eugene Daniels

Why A Prominent Saudi Cleric Frowns Upon Cat Selfies

James Foley in the documentary 'Jim: The James Foley Story'WATCHLIST
HBO / 'Jim: The James Foley Story'

ISIS Killed Journalist James Foley; His Mother Keeps His Message Alive

Pink Floyd members wave to fans after show.WATCHLIST
Getty Images / MJ Kim

Hey You: The UK's Royal Mail Just Made A Set Of Pink Floyd Stamps

World leaders at Japan's G7 summit.WATCHLIST
Foreign Ministry of Japan

Obama Doesn't Hold Back When Criticizing Trump's Foreign Policy

Migrant boat tipping in the Mediterranean Sea.WATCHLIST
Italian Navy

The Italian Navy Rescues At Least 500 Migrants From A Capsized Boat

The painting shows a man handing a small, rectangular object to a woman.WATCHLIST
Rijksmuseum / Pieter de Hooch

Tim Cook Sees iPhones Everywhere, Even In A 17th-Century Painting

Sinkhole in Florence, ItalyWATCHLIST
Italy's National Fire Corps

This Sinkhole Swallowed More Than A Dozen Cars In Florence, Italy