Pope Francis (L) and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill hug each other after signing agreements in Havana, February 12, 2016. Reuters

Christianity reunited in Cuba

After 1,000-year split, the pope and the Russian patriarch embrace and kiss in a historic meeting



Oil jumps on hopes of OPEC cut

Prices rocket as much as 12 percent on Wall Street Journal’s report suggesting OPEC might agree to cut production

Debris covers an area after airstrikes by pro-Syrian government forces in the rebel held town of Dael, in Deraa Governorate, Syria February 12, 2016. Reuters

Delayed ceasefire lets Russia keep bombing

Russian warplanes were bombing northern Syria despite the ceasefire agreement hammered out overnight

Singer Rihanna at the second annual Diamond Ball fundraising event in Santa Monica, California Dec10, 2015. Reuters

Rihanna's 'Anti' tops Billboard 200

It sold 166,000 units, comprising album and song sales and streaming activity after being released on Jan 27