Iran holds an anti-ISIS cartoon contest and invites satirists around the globe to participate. Sounds worthy, except it's state-sponsored and this is the same country that held a Holocaust cartoon contest just a month ago.
The Defense Department has accidentally shipped live spores of the deadly anthrax bacteria all over the country, and overseas. The shipments were part of a readiness training exercise. Still, authorities insist there is no risk to the general public.
FIFA has come under intense pressure from countries and sponsors over a huge bribery scandal. But Russian President Vladimir Putin, no stranger to allegations of corruption, is standing up for the organizations and its reeling president.
Nepal is still struggling to cope with two devastating earthquakes and ongoing aftershocks. Thousands of people are living in tents, and the task of rebuilding housing for them before the monsoon rains begin is daunting.