Ancient city uncovered in Cambodia

DannyIacob/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Researchers have uncovered an ancient city in Cambodia that was one of the first capitals in the Khmer Empire. The sprawling city of Mahendraparvata, which has long been rumored to exist,...

Mexican authorities release 'El Chapo's' son as violence breaks out during attempted arrest

hudiemm/iStock(MEXICO CITY) -- Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador defended local authorities' decision to call off a deadly raid in Sinaloa Cartel territory and release Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's fugitive son,...

Trump admin resumes some aid to Central America in exchange for asylum cooperation

Bobtokyoharris/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- The Trump administration will resume some foreign aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador that was previously withheld, as officials worked to secure agreements to send U.S. asylum...

'Pause' in fighting in Syria between Turkish and Kurdish forces appears to be in jeopardy

omersukrugoksu/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Turkey's agreement with the United States to "pause" fighting in Syria appears to have been breached within hours of Vice President Mike Pence's announcement as eyewitnesses report...

Duchess Meghan describes 'really challenging' time as new royal, mom in spotlight

ABC(NEW YORK) -- Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has faced intense public scrutiny ever since her relationship with Prince Harry began. The duchess, 38, is speaking out now for the first time about what the experience has...

Astronauts to make history with first-ever all-female spacewalk

NASA(NEW YORK) -- Two female astronauts are close to accomplishing something no women have done before. U.S. astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir will step outside the International Space Station Friday morning, the...

Banksy has a new online shop that will vet potential buyers through a professional comedian

filadendron/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Banksy has opened a new online store but in order to make a purchase, customers must first explain why art matters. Gross Domestic Product, the "homewares brand from Banksy," laid out a...

Family found mysteriously living in secret room for 9 years

Ismailciydem/iStock(RUINERWOLD, Netherlands) -- After a family of seven was found to be living mysteriously, and with no one’s knowledge, in a farmhouse on the outskirts of a small Dutch town, a court ordered on...

Russia says US diplomats approached missile test site, location of radioactive blast

ronniechua/iStock(MOSCOW) -- Russia's foreign ministry on Thursday said three American diplomats who were briefly detained in northern Russia had approached a closed military test site where a radioactive blast occurred in...

Dramatic footage shows Extinction Rebellion protesters clash with commuters during busy London rush hour

Frederic Prochasson/iStock(LONDON) — Dramatic scenes played out at a busy London subway station Thursday morning, as climate change protesters and commuters clashed during rush hour. Video footage from London's...

Duchess Kate retraces Princess Diana's steps, delivers powerful speech during Pakistan trip

GraceHenley/iStock(LAHORE, Pakistan) -- Prince William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, put a spotlight on children and family Thursday as they wrap up their five-day tour of Pakistan. William and Kate, the...

Sightings of Tasmanian tiger, thought to be extinct for 80 years, reported: Australian government

Vac1/iStock(SYDNEY) -- Sightings of the Tasmanian tiger, a large carnivorous marsupial thought to be extinct since 1936, have been reported as recently as three months ago, according to the Australian government. The...

'Not a ceasefire': Turkish leader says it's a 'pause' after Pence touts agreement

omersukrugoksu/iStock(WASHINGTON) — Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in northern Syria between its forces and their allied rebels and U.S.-backed Syrian Kurds, Vice President Mike Pence announced. Pence met with...

Strange yellow organism known as the 'blob' gets new exhibit at Paris zoo

Gwengoat/iStock(PARIS) -- A surprising species of unicellular being that's neither plant nor animal will be unveiled at the Paris Zoo for the first time on Saturday. The curious single cell biological wonder -- called...

What to know about potential war crimes in Syria by Turkish-backed fighters

omersukrugoksu/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Hevrin Khalaf, a 35-year-old Kurdish-Syrian politician and the general secretary of the Syria Future Party, which aimed to transition the government should strongman President Bashar...

UK and EU agree to 'great' Brexit deal, Prime Minister Johnson says

narvikk/iStock(LONDON) -- The United Kingdom and European Union have agreed on a new Brexit deal, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced Thursday morning. "We’ve got a great new deal that takes back control," he...

'Don't be a tough guy': President Trump sent threatening letter to Turkish President Erdogan on day of invasion

ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump admonished the president of Turkey in a surreal personal letter sent last week in which he threatened to be "responsible for destroying the Turkish economy" and said his...

Protests continue for supporters of Catalan Independence

donfiore/iStock(BARCELONA, Spain) -- Violent protests have been underway in Catalonia after Spain's Supreme Court sentenced nine Catalan leaders to long prison sentences. Many people in Catalonia have long sought...

September 2019 ties for warmest on the planet: NOAA

Marccophoto/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Last month tied for the warmest September since temperatures began being recorded in 1880, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The average global land and...

Pope Francis calls for better nutrition access on UN World Food Day

DorSteffen/iStock(VATICAN CITY) -- Pope Francis highlighted nutrition inequality on the U.N.'s World Food Day, pointing out that rich countries and poor countries suffer from obesity for different reasons. “It is a...

Former Grand Island Northwest music teacher may get probation in embezzlement case

Former Grand Island Northwest music teacher may get probation in embezzlement case

Woman Found in Burning Car

Woman Found in Burning Car

Nebraska warrant issued for semi driver in fatal crash

Nebraska warrant issued for semi driver in fatal crash

Kerrey Trusts Biden But Ukraine a 'Significant Distraction'

Kerrey Trusts Biden But Ukraine a 'Significant Distraction'

Authorities ID man killed in Buffalo County crash

Authorities ID man killed in Buffalo County crash

No. 2 Wahoo, No. 6 Syracuse to meet for Capitol Conference Championship

No. 2 Wahoo, No. 6 Syracuse to meet for Capitol Conference Championship

Friday's River Country Scoreboard, Oct. 18

Friday's River Country Scoreboard, Oct. 18

Plattsmouth runs away with district title

Plattsmouth runs away with district title

Auburn wins three games in one day to stay alive at state softball

Auburn wins three games in one day to stay alive at state softball

Jeffs use 12 hits, solid defense to beat Guardian Angels, reach state softball final

Jeffs use 12 hits, solid defense to beat Guardian Angels, reach state softball final