UN Approves Watered-Down New Sanctions Against North KoreaThe U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously approved new sanctions on North Korea but not the toughest-ever measures sought by the Trump administration to ban all oil imports and freeze international assets of the government and its leader, Kim Jong Un.
Congo Government: UN Experts' Murders Filmed On Cell PhoneCongo's government has obtained a five-minute cell phone video that shows the gruesome murders of two United Nations experts who were killed last month while investigating human rights abuses.
Former Westmoreland Co. Resident Working As UN Expert Found Dead In CongoSweden's prime minister says the United Nations and Congo must investigate after three bodies, including those of Swedish and American investigators with the United Nations, were found in central Congo.
'Nightmare Scenario': UN Says Threat Of Hacking Attack On Nuclear Plants GrowingThe "nightmare scenario" is rising for a hacking attack on a nuclear power plant's computer system that causes the uncontrolled release of radiation.
UN Health Chief: Zika Virus Is 'Spreading Explosively'The World Health Organization is sounding a global alarm over the Zika virus outbreak.
Pope Francis Mingles With High And Low In New York VisitSweeping through the landmarks of America's biggest and brashest city, Pope Francis on Friday offered comfort to families of the 9/11 victims at ground zero, warnings to world leaders at the United Nations, and encouragement to children - many of them immigrants - at a Catholic school in East Harlem.
Pharrell Williams Advocates For Greener Jobs, Climate Change ActionPharrell Williams' push for measures that prevent climate change is picking up more momentum as he asks leaders to create greener jobs and save the planet in a recent video.
New York City's Best Secret Places To VisitNew York has a number of fascinating secret places, some that even a New Yorker may not be aware of.