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What different countries view as their biggest threats (INFOGRAPHIC)

Out of the 39 countries surveyed, America is the least concerned about climate change. See what different countries say is their biggest threat. 

Turkey's latest enemy of the state: Cats

First they came for Twitter. Then they came for YouTube. Now, the definitive proof that Turkey's government hates the internet: it's started hating on cats. 

Q&A: What's next for Venezuela?

LIMA — Bitterly divided between government supporters and opponents, Venezuela appears trapped in a dangerous cycle of protests, violence and repression. Meanwhile, the violent crime, skyrocketing inflation and shortages of basic goods that prompted many Venezuelans to take to the streets continue unabated. What’s next for a country that should be enjoying the economic windfall of the world’s largest proven oil reserves? In search of answers, GlobalPost interviewed Venezuela expert Harold Trinkunas, who heads the Latin America program at the Brookings Institution.

More Chinese relatives fly to Malaysia, demanding the truth about flight MH370

About 50 Chinese relatives of passengers on board missing flight MH370 arrived in Malaysia on Sunday to press for answers about the fate of their loved ones.

Gays can now marry in England, but 20% of Brits wouldn't go to the wedding

Gay couples across England and Wales said "I do" Saturday as a law authorizing same-sex marriage came into effect at midnight, the final stage in a long fight for equality.

Radical protesters besiege Ukrainian parliament

Hundreds of Ukrainian far-right nationalists rallied outside the parliament building in Kyiv, demanding the interior minister's resignation over the death of one of their leaders.

Here's what Mexico City is teaching the rest of Latin America about gay marriage

MEXICO CITY — In Mexico’s modernizing capital, the word these days seems to be “keep calm, and marry on,” a nonchalance toward gay marriage that’s slowly catching on across Latin America. Despite enduring discrimination, courts and congresses are changing laws and attitudes toward gay rights elsewhere in Latin America.

Ukraine’s next headache

DONETSK, Ukraine — Most people here will tell you that the industrial heartland of Ukraine’s Russian-speaking east is no Crimea. With a weaker separatist movement and a comparatively less enthusiastic pro-Russian population, it seems unlikely this part of the country will fall to Moscow any time soon. But that doesn’t mean Kyiv’s post-revolutionary government doesn’t have its work cut out here.

Executions are up 15 percent around the world, and it's mostly because of Iran and Iraq

China, believed to be the world's biggest state executioner, doesn't release its execution figures.

Go home Secret Service agents, you're drunk

The US sent three Secret Service agents tasked with protecting President Obama home after their booze-fest in Amsterdam.
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