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Truce in Gaza Holding for Now

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip) — For now, all is in quiet in Gaza as the Israelis and the militant group Hamas observe a 72-hour truce that allows Palestinians to gather essential items just in case there is another violent siege. The temporary Read More

Bright Red Supermoon Glows over Madrid

NASA/Bill Ingalls(MADRID) — A bright red supermoon dazzled stargazers in Spain Monday night, captured glowing between Madrid’s Four Towers in an incredible photo. The spectacular sight came a day after the world watched a rare supermoon rise. Supermoons happen Read More

Watch the Yo-Yo World Champion's Amazing Routine

iStock/Thinkstock(PRAGUE) — Top yo-yo competitors gathered in Prague over the weekend to compete for the chance to be named a World Yo-Yo Champion. A California native took home the title, and his winning routine is mind-blowing and a must-see. Gentry Stein, 18, Read More

Yazidi Refugees from Iraq Flee to Camps

iStock/Thinkstock(BAGHDAD) — Members of the Yazidi minority group who were forced onto a mountain in order to escape from ISIS in northern Iraq have started fleeing to refugee camps and telling their stories. The Yazidis, a religious minority in Iraq, have been Read More