Police claimed significant progress towards finding the
mastermind of Thailand's deadliest attack, after an arrested
man admitted being near the shrine blast and fingerprints
tied him to the room of a suspected bomber.
South Africa's parliament has rejected investigating
President Jacob Zuma for possible impeachment for allowing
Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir to evade an arrest
warrant and leave the country in June.
The White House is considering a "wide array" of options for
closing the US military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba,
spokesman Josh Earnest said on Monday, declining to rule out
executive action as an option.
A Ukrainian national guardsman was killed and nearly 90
others wounded by grenades hurled from a crowd of nationalist
protesters as they were guarding parliament where lawmakers
backed giving more autonomy to rebel-held areas.
Hurricane Fred strengthened early Monday in the eastern
Atlantic as it approached the Cape Verde Islands, while the
remnants of Tropical Storm Erika brought flooding to parts of
South Carolina, according to US forecasters.