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At least 20,000 children are trapped in militant bastion Fallujah under siege by Iraqi forces and face shortages and forced recruitment as fighters, the United Nations Children’s Fund said on Wednesday.

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Thai wildlife authorities found 40 tiger cub carcasses in a freezer in Thailand’s infamous Tiger Temple on Wednesday as they removed live animals in response to international pressure over suspected trafficking and abuse.

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A federal lawsuit filed Tuesday challenges Fort Collins’ indecency code, which makes it a crime for women but not men to show their nipples.

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A baby suffering from a birth defect caused by the Zika virus was born on Tuesday in New Jersey to a woman visiting from Honduras who is infected with the virus after she was bitten by a mosquito early on in her pregnancy, media reported.

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5 killed in Fiji cyclone

Fiji was assessing the damage yesterday after one of the most powerful storms recorded in the southern hemisphere tore through the Pacific island nation, flattening remote villages and killing at least five people.

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Colombia reports 37,000 Zika cases

Colombia has now registered more than 37,000 cases of people infected with Zika, including more than 6,300 pregnant women, the country’s National Institute of Health reported Saturday.

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