Eight people are feared dead and two in critical condition after an avalanche hit a group of high school students and teachers climbing in central Japan.
Police detained hundreds of protesters across Russia, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who gathered against corruption.
Two teenage girls wearing leggings were barred from boarding a United Airlines flight because they did not meet a dress code for special pass travellers.
Cutting back on salt in your diet could give you a better night's sleep by reducing the need to pee at night, researchers say.
More than 5000 Queenslanders are evacuating, as the premier warns of very real dangers from Cyclone Debbie as it bears down in the north.
The European Union will disappear, French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has told a rally, promising to shield France from globalisation.
British Prime Minister Theresa May will press her case for a strong union in Scotland,visiting the country to encourage Britain works together.
Ivory Coast has ordered increased security at its two main ports after receiving information indicating a threat of "probable terrorist attacks" on its national territory.
Roger Stone, a longtime ally of President Donald Trump, said on Sunday he has offered to testify before a congressional committee investigating possible Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and ties to the Trump campaign.
British anti-terrorism police still believe the man who launched a deadly attack outside parliament this week was acting alone but concede they may never understand his motive.
A US-led coalition strike has hit an Islamic State-held area of Iraq's Mosul where residents and officials say as many as 200 civilians may have been killed as result of an air raid.
Love it or loathe it, there was a European Union protest to suit all tastes in the Italian capital.
US Vice President Mike Pence blamed Congress for thwarting a Republican plan to overhaul healthcare law, but acknowledged that the White House will need to work with lawmakers to accomplish its next set of legislative plans.
China has captured 2,566 fugitives who had fled to more than 90 countries and regions wanted for corruption.
At least 16 people died after an air strike on a prison in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province.
A US immigration judge has granted asylum to a Singaporean blogger, saying he was persecuted for his political opinions in the Southeast Asian city-state.
Two years to the day after the Germanwings crash in France, the father of the plane's pilot is seeking to exonerate his son.
British minister Tobias Ellwood, who tried to resuscitate a policeman stabbed to death in the attack on parliament, has been honoured by the Queen.
Donald Trump has suffered a stunning political setback after Republican leaders pulled legislation to overhaul the US healthcare system - a major election campaign promise of the president and his allies.
The United Arab Emirates has said it is surprised by the ban on laptops in plane cabins bound for the US, but will co-operate.