The family of a man fatally shot in May by police in Salinas, California, have filed a federal lawsuit against the city, claiming racial profiling has played a part in police killings of four Latino men in the space of five months.
In the highland city of El Alto, which sits just above La Paz, Aymaran architect Freddy Mamani Silvestre is a busy man. He is known as the king of Andean architecture, building dozens of houses that are changing the face of the El Alto
The holiday spirit is alive and well in a hospital in Siberia, where Masha, Russia's own 'Hachiko' dog was given permanent residence status. For a whole year the loyal pet kept 'dogging' the hospital, waiting for her owner who had passed away.
Faris & Rita choose the place of Jesus birth as their Christmas destination for this year. They face two scenarios on their way to the Palestinian city of Bethlehem: one a hopeful look of a tourist trip to a free Palestine, one the reality on the ground
An AirAsia airliner flying from Indonesia to Singapore with 162 people on board has lost contact with air traffic control. Flight QZ8501, an Airbus plane, went missing at 07:24 (23:24 GMT), Malaysia-based AirAsia tweeted.