December 6 is St. Nicholas Day. In Germany, children polish their boots and put them outside, in the hopes that Nicholas will leave them a treat. Where does this tradition come from and how does St. Nicholas differ from Santa Claus?
Law enforcement officers in Missouri are seeking whoever shot two police officers in Ferguson early Thursday. The officers have been released from the hospital, and long-term injuries aren't expected.
President Obama has welcomed Irish PM Kenny on his yearly St. Patrick's Day visit. This year, Kenny has shown his support for Obama on issues of trade and immigration.
Police say two officers shot in Ferguson during a protest should pull through. Demonstrators gathered after the US Justice Department found widespread racially biased abuses in the police and the city administration.
Germany is becoming increasingly popular with tourists from abroad, with art and music events topping their reasons to come. Here's why you should also consider a trip to Germany in 2015.