Around the World

500 dead penguins wash up along Brazil's beaches

Marine biologists in Brazil have launched an investigation after hundreds of dead penguins washed ashore in the southern state of Rio Grande do Sul, they said Monday.

Syrian soldiers jump through flaming hoops as helicopters fly over capital

Helicopters were in the skies over parts of Damascus on Tuesday, videos posted online showed, as opposition leaders said a battle for the capital lies ahead.

Mexico, Spain, United Kingdom, Australia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Mexico, it hasn't been made official but Enrique Pena Nieto appears to be the new president and has already delivered his victory speech.

Canada, Australia, United States, Japan

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Canada, that's where rescue workers have pulled a second body from the rubble of a mall in Ontario that collapsed over the weekend.

Syria, Mexico, Argentina, England

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Syria, gunmen reportedly stormed the headquarters of a pro-government Syrian TV news channel today. Reports are saying the gunmen planted explosives in the compound and killed 3-employees.

Egypt, South Korea, China, France

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Egypt, huge celebrations happening here as the country elects a new president after its first free election. When they finally heard the news the crowd in Tahrir Square exploded in joy and celebration.

Japan, Indonesia, Italy, United States

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Japan, it looks like a massive flying saucer floating in the sky over Mount Fuji. But it’s actually a strange phenomenon known as the "hanging cloud".

United States, Egypt, Uganda, China

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – United States, the Florida teen with a 3-foot spear in his skull is on the road to recovery. The 16-year-old was shot accidentally while fishing earlier this month.

China, Syria, Mexico, Greece, Egypt

China, the country's first female astronaut is now in space. The Shenzhou 9 docked with China's orbiting space lab and that’s a first for this country.

Iraq, Afghanistan, Spain, Portugal

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Iraq, a string of car bombs killed dozens and injures more than fifty others. Three explosions hit processions of a major Muslim religious festival in Baghdad.