Tunisian authorities have arrested a group of suspects
associated with the gunman who killed 39 people, mainly
British tourists, in a beach hotel attack claimed by Islamic
State, the interior minister says.
A wildfire burning unchecked in Washington state has
destroyed at least 23 homes and three commercial buildings
near the eastern foothills of the Cascades, state police and
emergency management officials say.
Employees of a ferry service recently sold by Eurotunnel
renewed a blockade of the northern French port of Calais
after a court rejected their bid to extend the service's
charter contract with Eurotunnel.
David Sweat, one of two New York state inmates who escaped
from prison three weeks ago, has been rushed to a local
hospital after being shot by police near the Canadian border,
two days after his accomplice was killed, according to media
Greece will introduce capital controls and keep its banks
closed today after international creditors refused to extend
the country's bailout and savers queued to withdraw cash,
taking Athens' standoff to a dangerous new level.
Hundreds of armed police patrolled the streets of Tunisia's
beach resorts and the government said it would deploy
hundreds more inside hotels after the Islamist militant
attack in Sousse that killed 39 foreigners, mostly Britons.
An unmanned Space Exploration Technologies rocket exploded
about two minutes after liftoff from Florida, destroying a
cargo ship bound for the International Space Station in the
latest in a string of mishaps in supplying the orbiting