Mystery remains over deaths of 21 teenagers at South African nightclub

Mystery remains over deaths of 21 teenagers at South African nightclub

(LONDON and PRETORIA) -- The mysterious deaths of 21 teenagers at a popular nightclub in South Africa has swirled speculation and left many unanswered questions. The incident remains under investigation by South African authorities. Here's what we know so far. A grim scene The South African Police Service said its…
Europe adds visitor fee for US travel next year

Europe adds visitor fee for US travel next year

(WASHINGTON) -- As Americans head to crowded airports for a revival of European summer vacations, it looks like next year will be more expensive for those headed to the European Union. A 7 euro fee, translating to $7.42, is expected to go into effect in May 2023 for foreign visitors…
Russia-Ukraine live updates: Finland, Sweden invited to join NATO

Russia-Ukraine live updates: Finland, Sweden invited to join NATO

(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials. The Russian military has since launched a full-scale ground…
The Kid LAROI teams with Coca-Cola and Snapchat for new AR experience

The Kid LAROI teams with Coca-Cola and Snapchat for new AR experience

The Kid LAROI has been digitized for an all new augmented reality initiative that will see him performing virtually on Snapchat. The Australian singer wore a motion capture suit to choreograph the dance moves for his song "Thousand Miles," which will be performed by his avatar for its new music video. The musical performance, which…
Norwegian cruise hits iceberg near Alaska, no injuries reported

Norwegian cruise hits iceberg near Alaska, no injuries reported

(NEW YORK) -- A Norwegian cruise ship has canceled its nine-night Alaskan trip after the ship crashed into an iceberg off of the Alaskan coast on Saturday. While there were no injuries and patrons and staff made it to Alaskan docks safely, the cruise line has canceled the rest of…
Russia-Ukraine live updates: Ukraine joining NATO could lead to WWIII, Russia warns

Russia-Ukraine live updates: Ukraine joining NATO could lead to WWIII, Russia warns

(NEW YORK) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin's "special military operation" into neighboring Ukraine began on Feb. 24, with Russian forces invading from Belarus, to the north, and Russia, to the east. Ukrainian troops have offered "stiff resistance," according to U.S. officials. The Russian military has since launched a full-scale ground…
Eviction on the Nile: Historic Cairo houseboats facing demolition

Eviction on the Nile: Historic Cairo houseboats facing demolition

(CAIRO, Egypt) -- Ekhlas Helmy, 88, has spent decades waking up every morning to the scenery of the Nile flowing seamlessly beneath her houseboat, a stationary house moored to the banks of the famous river in Cairo. But the aging woman, who inherited her house ages ago, now faces eviction…