Engineers and state and university officials met hours before a new pedestrian bridge collapsed in Florida but concluded a crack in the structure wasn't a safety concern, Florida International University says.
An experienced Cirque du Soleil performer has died after plunging onto a stage during an aerial straps routine at a weekend show in Tampa, Florida, the company has confirmed.
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says Russia has been stockpiling the deadly nerve agent used to poison a Russian former double agent in England.
Australian authorities have urged people to remain alert as wildfires that have destroyed dozens of homes, killed cattle and forced hundreds of residents to flee continued to burn out of control.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has won a landslide re-election victory, extending his rule over the world's largest country for another six years at a time when his ties with the West are on a hostile trajectory.
Russia's foreign ministry summoned Britain's ambassador to the country, Laurie Bristow, for a meeting on Saturday, Russian news agencies reported, citing an unidentified ministry source.
Italian fashion house Versace and handbag and accessories maker Furla said they would stop using real fur in their creations, joining a growing list of luxury labels turning their backs on the fur industry.
Russia is set to expel British diplomats in retaliation for Prime Minister Theresa May's decision to kick out 23 Russians as relations with London crashed to a post-Cold War low over an attack involving a nerve agent on English soil.
At least eight people were injured when a malfunctioning ski lift, moving dangerously fast, hurled people from their seats in the Georgian ski resort of Gaudari.
Vietnam has marked 50 years since the My Lai Massacre, the worst recorded US war crime committed in the country.
US President Donald Trump has decided to replace his national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, but the move isn't expected to be made right away, the Washington Post is reporting.
The Eiffel Tower was transformed into a sparkling vertical racecourse on Thursday night, as athletes dashed to the top of the iconic Paris monument in an annual race.
The wife of Donald Trump Jr, the eldest son of US President Donald Trump, has filed for divorce in New York, according to court records.
Five people have been charged with attempted murder after allegedly throwing a young man from a third-floor balcony in Brisbane.
A newly erected pedestrian bridge spanning several lanes of traffic has collapsed at a Florida university, crushing cars and killing four people.
Syrian government forces and allied militias have raped and sexually assaulted men, women and children in a campaign to punish opposition communities, UN investigators say.
Britain, the US, Germany and France have jointly called on Russia to explain a military-grade nerve toxin attack in England on a former Russian double agent.
The US has slapped sanctions on 19 Russian individuals and entities for US election meddling but critics say the action is a ''woefully inadequate'' retaliation.
A Sydney opera singer has admitted sex offences related to an underage teenage girl in the 1990s.
Toys 'R' Us Inc, the iconic US toy retailer, is shuttering all its US stores after failing to find a buyer or reach a restructuring deal with creditors to push its indebted business out of...