Even a simple piece of fruit was unfamiliar to Lee So-yeon when she fled North Korea seven years ago. She had never seen an orange. So when she came across one at a South Korean market, she bit into it like an apple -- peel and all.
Long before the case of a pregnant child in Paraguay who was allegedly raped by her stepfather drew international attention and became the latest lightning rod in the abortion debate, the girl's mother says she went to authorities asking for help.
ISIS is reportedly digging trenches and calling on reinforcements to prepare for a possible assault by Kurdish forces on their stronghold of Raqqa in northern Syria, activists and a Kurdish official told CNN on Wednesday.