State scientists and officials are warning some residents of
Hawaii's Big Island that their homes could be jeopardized by
a lava flow from Kilauea Volcano that is moving through a
forest preserve toward their neighborhood.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said he and Ukraine's Petro
Poroshenko had discussed the need for a swift end to
bloodshed in Ukraine, but it was up to Kiev to work out
conditions for a ceasefire with separatist rebels.
A ceasefire agreement between Israel and the Palestinians
aimed at ending their seven-week conflict in Gaza went into
effect on Tuesday and joyous Palestinians streamed into the
streets of the battered enclave to celebrate.
Heavy flooding across Bangladesh has forced thousands of
people from their homes and caused severe damage to crops,
with officials warning the situation could worsen as
floodwaters poured into the capital, Dhaka.
Family and supporters have celebrated the life of Michael
Brown, a black teenager slain by police in Ferguson,
Missouri, with a music-filled funeral service and calls to
remember him with peace and political change.