At least 34 killed as overloaded ferry sinks in Indonesia

Captain steered vessel into shallow water to save as many lives as possible

Thai rescuers still weighing difficult options to extract teen soccer team from cave

Diving through floodwaters would be extremely precarious; hearing outside noises suggests another route

Migrants drown off Libyan coast

Tragedy takes place in wake of European Union agreement on migration reform

Guatemalan authorities having hard time identifying victims of Fuego volcano

Fast-moving lava burned and buried many beyond recognition

Some fear 2018 hurricane season could rival last summer’s devastation

Puerto Rico still struggling to recover from Maria. Could a new set of powerful storms be coming?

Hawaii volcano erupts, causing mass evacuation

At one point lava fountains were shooting 150 feet into the air

An imprisoned St. Thomas More found strength and solace in ‘The Sadness of Christ’

As we face our own modern anxieties and troubles this Holy Week, we would do well to turn to the martyr's reflection on Jesus' Passion.

Thousands of Venezuelans cross the border into Colombia each day

Indigenous communities are welcoming, but they can only take so much.

The one thing this Auschwitz survivor says she lived for

Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre was named senator for life by the Italian president last January 19.

Mall fire in Russia kills scores. Many children feared dead.

Pope Francis sends telegram of condolence following devastating blaze