8-Year-Old Boy Dies in US Border Patrol Custody

An eight-year-old illegal Guatemalan migrant boy who had been detained by the US border patrol died Tuesday, in what is the second case of a minor who died in the custody of US authorities this month. “An eight-year-old Guatemalan national…
At Least 43 Dead in Indonesia Tsunami

At least 43 people have been killed, 600 wounded and two missing as a result of a tsunami that hit the Sunda Strait, between the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java, authorities said on Tuesday. “The number of victims is…
Israel Begins to Destroy the Hezbollah Tunnels

The Israeli army started on Thursday night to destroy the tunnels that Hezbollah drilled on the Lebanese border, a spokesman said, Lieutenant Colonel Jonathan Conricus. Since launching a vast operation on December 4, the army claims to have located four…