The 50 Muslim worshippers "gunned down like sheep" at New Zealand mosques could have limited the carnage if they were carrying their own firearms, a leading American gun supporter said.
An overloaded ferry has capsized in the Tigris River near the Iraqi city of Mosul, killing nearly 100 people.
A week after Cyclone Idai lashed southern Africa, flooding still raged on Thursday as torrential rains caused a dam to overflow in Zimbabwe, threatening riverside populations.
A call has been made in Italy to award citizenship to a 13-year-old who alerted police that he and scores of his schoolmates had been abducted by their bus driver.
Hundreds of Kiwis have gathered in London's Trafalgar Square to pay tribute to those killed in the Christchurch mosque shootings.
A Roman Catholic priest in the US has been accused of groping a woman in home hospice care while giving her last rites.
A bus driver in Italy abducted 51 children and their chaperones, threatening them before setting the vehicle on fire. Police managed to get all passengers on board to safety.
Hundreds are dead, many more missing and thousands at risk from massive flooding in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe caused by Cyclone Idai and persistent rains.
Exactly 1000 days after Britain voted to leave the EU and nine days before it's scheduled to walk out the door, Prime Minister Theresa May has hit the pause button.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says the tradition of New Zealanders going to Gallipoli for Anzac commemorations will continue, despite recent comments by Turkey’s President Recep Erdogan.
Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer, a jury has determined, in the first phase of a trial attorneys say could help determine the fate of hundreds of similar...
Aid workers rushed to rescue victims clinging to trees and crammed on rooftops against rapidly rising waters after a cyclone unleashed devastating floods in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi.
The Australian teen dubbed "Egg Boy" has been interviewed and released by police without charge, pending further investigations.
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan has been derailed in Parliament. Now she is at the mercy of an exasperated European Union.
Pope Francis has declined to accept the resignation of French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin as archbishop of Lyon after he was convicted of failing to report a known predator priest to police, the...
Britain's Prince Harry and wife Meghan have paid their respects to the victims of last week's mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, in which 50 people were killed.
Why did Facebook air live video of the New Zealand mosque shooting for 17 minutes? Didn't anyone alert the company while it was happening?
Google has unveiled a video-game streaming platform called Stadia, positioning itself to take on the traditional video-game business.
More than 1000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters.