Around the World

Australia, Japan, Mexico, England

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Australia, where a 28-year-old surfer in survived a shark attack last night and his friends saw it all go down. The shark was about 6-foot long, the size of his surfboard.

North Korea, Libya, Colombia, United Kingdom, Cuba

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – North Korea, people gathered for a massive rally swearing allegiance to their country's new leader.

Iran, Nigeria, Afghanistan, France

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Iran, still conducting military drills. The country test fired 2-missiles today claiming to have complete control of the Strait of Hormuz. That’s where 40-percent of the world’s oil travels through.

North Korea, United Kingdom, Kyrgyzstan, Russia

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – North Korea, large emotional crowds gathered to watch as a procession of cars carrying Kim Jong II’s coffin passed by.

2011 Around the World wrap-up

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Japan, hit by an enormous 9.0-earthquake triggering a monster tsunami. Death tolls reach sixteen-thousand and then the worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl.

Iran, Antarctica, United Kingdom, Russia, Nepal, Denmark

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Iran, the country showed off their military strength responding to international criticism of its nuclear program. A third of the world's oil tanker traffic passes through their waterway.

New Zealand, Colombia, Israel, Mexico

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – New Zealand, a series of earthquakes rattled Christchurch today. That’s the same city that was devastated by a quake in February. Buildings shook, people ran into the street in a panic.

Kenya, Brazil, Belgium, Greece, United Kingdom

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Kenya, over 700-pieces of ivory that was headed to Asia won't get there. Officials seized the half a million dollar shipment after ripping open big sacks filled with plastic chips.

Honduras, Brazil, Germany, United Kingdom, Finland

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Honduras, a special ceremony was held today to mark one year before the end of the Mayan calendar. The Mayan calendar ends on December 12th of next year.

Antarctica, North Korea, Egypt, Spain, England

AROUND THE WORLD (FOX44) – Antarctica, a Russian fishing vessel is still stranded and it’s taking on water. "Sparta" has a one-foot hole in its hull after ramming into some ice. Getting to the ship is very difficult.