David Duong and his family were rescued at sea after fleeing Vietnam in a small boat at the end of the Vietnam war.
American scientists announced this week that genetically engineered food is generally safe for humans and the environment.
Search teams have found wreckage from the Egyptian airplane that crashed in the Mediterranean Sea.
Economists are debating the possibility that China’s economy could have a “hard-landing” or lengthy recession.
A missing Chibok girl has been found alive after being kidnapped two years ago in Nigeria by the Islamist group Boko Haram.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is considering suspending the Russian Track and Field team from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
One in five of the world’s plants is currently at risk of disappearing forever.
Researchers have created a backpack that has a computer and medicines in it that can help even untrained soldiers save the lives of wounded troops.
Kenya is planning to close the world’s largest refugee camp, which it says poses a security threat that could lead to terrorist attacks.
Low oil prices have reduced oil exploration and development activity around the world.