South Korean court orders easing of decades-old abortion ban

Protesters celebrate after listening to a judgment during a rally demanding the abolition of abortion law outside of the Constitutional Court in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, April 11, 2019. South Korea’s Constitutional Court has ruled that the country’s decades-long ban on abortions is incompatible with the constitution, setting up a likely easing of restrictions. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

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Bombs kill at least 20 during Mass in Philippines cathedral

In this photo provided by WESMINCOM Armed Forces of the Philippines, a soldier views the site inside a Roman Catholic cathedral in Jolo, the capital of Sulu province in the southern Philippines after two bombs exploded January 27, 2019. (WESMINCOM Armed Forces of the Philippines Via AP)

In this photo provided by WESMINCOM Armed Forces of the Philippines, a soldier views the site inside a Roman Catholic cathedral in Jolo, the capital of Sulu province in the southern Philippines after two bombs exploded January 27, 2019. (WESMINCOM Armed Forces of the Philippines Via AP)

Attack at Our Lady of Mount Carmel occurs on Jolo island, long targeted by Abu Sayyaf terror organization; 81 people injured in twin blasts

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Death toll rises to 222 after volcano-caused tsunami in Indonesia

Residents inspect a house damaged by a tsunami, in Carita, Indonesia, Dec. 23, 2018 (AP Photo)

Residents inspect a house damaged by a tsunami, in Carita, Indonesia, Dec. 23, 2018 (AP Photo)

Over 800 injured and 28 reported missing; Anak Krakatoa volcano had spewed plumes of ash thousands of feet into the air for days

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December 7th, 1941, a Day to Remember!

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U.S. Navy sailors in a motor launch rescue a survivor from the water alongside the sunken battleship USS West Virginia (BB-48) during or shortly after the Japanese air raid on Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941. USS Tennessee (BB-43) visible behind West Virginia. Note extensive distortion of West Virginia´s lower midships superstructure, caused by torpedo hits below. Also note 5″/25 gun, still partially covered with canvas, boat crane swung outboard and empty boat cradles near the smokestacks, and base of radar antenna atop West Virginia´s (BB-48) foremast.

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Swine fever adds to China’s economic headaches

In this photo taken Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, pigs are seen in a hog pen in a village in Linquan county in central China’s Anhui province. Reeling from rising feed costs in Beijing’s tariff fight with U.S. President Donald Trump, Chinese pig farmers face a new blow from an outbreak of African swine fever that has sent an economic shockwave through the countryside. (Chinatopix Via AP) Continue reading

Helping Those in Need! The Victims of Hurricane Florence and the Indonesian Earthquake/Tsunami

Sept. 30: People search through debris in a residential area following an earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.

Sept. 30: People search through debris in a residential area following an earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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