Russian priests spray holy water from plane to stop 'alcohol use' and 'fornication'

macky_ch/iStock(TVER, Russia) -- Russian Orthodox priests in the Central Russian city of Tver took to the skies in a small airplane to save citizens from "drunkenness and fornication," reported a Russian local media outlet....

Explosion rocks Soviet-era biological weapons center

samxmeg/iStock(KOLTSOVO, Russia) -- A gas explosion shook a Soviet-era biological weapons lab in Siberia that houses samples of Ebola and smallpox on Monday. At least one employee was injured in the explosion or ensuing...

Threats to food supply and environment loom without significant changes: Report

lucagavagna/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Half of the world’s population may be malnourished by 2030 if current trends go unchecked, according to a new report. The report, Growing Better: Ten Critical Transitions to Transform...

Banksy's painting of UK Parliament as chimpanzees could break auction record for the artist

RoBeDeRo/iStock(LONDON) -- A painting by the illustrious and elusive artist Banksy, depicting Britain's parliament as chimpanzees, will soon go up for auction -- but not without one last dig at the artwork’s subjects....

Activists plaster names of murdered women throughout Paris

Mumemories/iStock(PARIS) -- Isabelle, Patricia, Céline, Laura…these are a few names of the 104 women murdered since the beginning of the year in France. A collective of women is making sure that everyone in...

Woman is first person to swim English Channel four times nonstop

omersukrugoksu/iStock(LONDON) -- A 37-year-old breast cancer survivor from Colorado made history Tuesday as the first person to swim the English Channel four times in a row. "I just can't believe we did it," Sarah Thomas...

Prince Harry, Meghan head to Africa: Five things to watch on first tour with Archie

omersukrugoksu/iStock(LONDON) -- Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, are back from summer vacation and Meghan's maternity leave in a big way. The royal couple is heading to Africa next week and bringing baby...

Venezuelan opposition calls talks with Maduro dead, causing rift

iStock/grynold(CARACAS, Venezuela) -- Venezuela's opposition has declared talks with its strongman president Nicolás Maduro dead after weeks without meetings -- a decision meant to bring renewed international...

Man chooses to bring clown to redundancy meeting for 'support'

iStock/Nikolasimage(AUCKLAND, New Zealand) -- When one New Zealand man was facing redundancy, he brought a dash of color -- and some balloon animals -- to the meeting where he got laid off. Employers in New Zealand are...

17Th service member killed in Afghanistan this year, 1st since peace talk collapse

choness/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- A U.S. service member was killed in action in Afghanistan on Monday, the first American combat death since President Donald Trump decided to call off peace talks with the Taliban earlier this...

Iran fired cruise missiles in attack on Saudi oil facility: Senior US official

JeanUrsula/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Iran launched nearly a dozen cruise missiles and over 20 drones from its territory in the attack on a key Saudi oil facility Saturday, a senior Trump administration official told ABC News...

3 Migrants killed, 11 detained after boat sinks in Caribbean: CBP

U.S. Customs and Border Protection(NEW YORK) -- Three people were killed and 11 were detained on Saturday night when a makeshift boat capsized in the Caribbean, authorities said.

Thousands of climate change activists block entrance to Frankfurt auto show

iStock/VanderWolf-Images(FRANKFURT, Germany) -- Thousands of climate-change activists formed a human roadblock on Sunday to the Frankfurt auto show, one of the largest car industry showcases in the world. Protesters,...

Tunisian presidential elections: a major test for the Arab Spring’s legacy

iStock/twinsterphoto(TUNIS, Tunisia) -- On Sunday, 7 million Tunisians will vote for a new president in the country's second presidential election since Tunisia’s Arab Spring in 2011. Arab Spring led to...

Prince Harry celebrates first birthday as a dad

ABC News(LONDON) -- The Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, is celebrating his 35th birthday Sunday, complete with a social media tribute from his wife Meghan on their joint Instagram account. The post includes a collage of...

Solid gold toilet worth over $1 million stolen from Winston Churchill's birthplace

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) -- A solid gold toilet named “America” worth over $1 million has been stolen from a palace in the United Kingdom. The piece of art by Maurizio Cattalan had been installed at Blenheim...

Pompeo blames Iran for major attack on Saudi oil facility amid high regional tensions

MicroStockHub/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday blamed Iran for a massive attack on a critical Saudi oil facility that has put the region on high alert.

Asteroid size of Empire State Building to pass Earth Saturday night

dottedhippo/iStock(NEW YORK) -- After an asteroid safely flew past Earth on Friday, another that's possibly larger than the Empire State building is expected to pass by Saturday night.

Venice's 1,000-year-old tradition of glass-making sees an artistic revival

Sarah Hucal/ABC News(VENICE, Italy) -- Nicola Causin was 17 years old when he started working with glass. "It was like falling in love," he said. That love hasn't faded after 34 years of honing his craft on Murano, a...

UK climate-change activists arrested over plan to fly drones around Heathrow Airport

iStock(LONDON) -- Police in the UK have arrested twelve environmental activists over plans to fly drones around the UK’s busiest airport to bring attention to climate change. The plans had no impact on flight...

UNK Band Day Parade showcases 24 schools

UNK Band Day Parade showcases 24 schools

One person injured in car-motorcycle collision

One person injured in car-motorcycle collision

Buffalo Co scam involves Sheriff's Office impersonator

Buffalo Co scam involves Sheriff's Office impersonator

Hundreds attend conference to improve early childhood care

Hundreds attend conference to improve early childhood care

Two injured after car hits bike in Grand Island

Two injured after car hits bike in Grand Island

Wednesday's River Country Scoreboard, Sept. 18

Wednesday's River Country Scoreboard, Sept. 18

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Sept. 17

Tuesday's local scoreboard, Sept. 17

Crete routs York Monday to stay undefeated in 2019

Crete routs York Monday to stay undefeated in 2019

SHAWN CARR - Reaction to Crete's 13-3 win over York - 9/16/19

SHAWN CARR - Reaction to Crete's 13-3 win over York - 9/16/19

IZZY ELTZE - Player of the Game vs. York - 09/16/19

IZZY ELTZE - Player of the Game vs. York - 09/16/19