An explosion near Bogota's bullring killed one and injured at least 30 people, most of them police officers as they prepared for anti-bullfighting protests in Colombia's capital.
The Swedish embassy in Washington has asked the US State Department for an explanation of a comment made by President Donald Trump that suggested there had been some sort of security incident in Sweden.
One person has died and 27 were injured, three seriously, after a carriage toppled onto its side in a train derailment in Belgium, rescue workers say.
Malaysian police said they have arrested a North Korean man in connection with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, as a diplomatic spat over his body...
US President Donald Trump is to interview acting national security adviser Keith Kellogg and three other candidates to fill the vacancy left by the firing of Michael Flynn, the White House says.
Norma McCorvey, the anonymous plaintiff known as Jane Roe in the US Supreme Court's landmark Roe vs. Wade ruling legalising abortion, has died.
US President Donald Trump is wasting his time deriding the media over their coverage of his administration, Australian leader Malcolm Turnbull says.
The King of Spain's sister, Princess Cristina, has been acquitted of being an accessory to tax fraud at the end of a year-long trial.
The US Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's pick to run the Environmental Protection Agency over the objections of Democrats and environmentalists worried he will gut the agency.
Thai police hunting a fugitive Buddhist monk discovered medical equipment in the temple rooms where they had expected to find him and will keep searching.
Same-sex couples in South Australia can now legally adopt children, as changes to adoption legislation come into effect.
President Donald Trump's choice for national security adviser, retired Vice Admiral Robert Harward, has turned down the job.
Two brothers and one of their wives died in an empty water tank on a NSW property after being overcome by fumes.
US President Donald Trump will replace his executive order suspending travel from seven Muslim-majority countries "in the near future," according to a Justice Department court filing.
A Nasa spacecraft has detected carbon-based materials, similar to what may have been the building blocks for life on Earth, on the Texas-sized dwarf planet Ceres that orbits between Mars and Jupiter.
A suicide bomber has attacked a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan, killing at least 72 people and wounding dozens more in the deadliest of a wave of bombings across the South Asian nation...
Thai police blocked entry to the country's biggest Buddhist temple after it failed to hand over an influential monk wanted for money laundering.
Malaysia has detained two woman suspected in the apparent assassination of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Chinese police seized a haul of counterfeit cosmetics, including fake Chanel, Dior, L'Oreal and Estée Lauder, worth a combined street value of $165 million.
Australia's Catholic church paid $294 million in compensation to thousands of victims of child sexual offences taking place the past 35 years.