A polar bear found roaming around a village in eastern Russia, hundreds of kilometres away from its usual habitat, has been flown back home.
A 24-year-old Wisconsin man has claimed a $1.16 billion lottery prize, saying he "pretty much felt lucky" the day he bought his tickets.
It's a thin line where the patina of age on Europe's countless monuments gives way to the onset of neglect. Like with so many loved ones, all is assumed to be fine, until suddenly it's not.
Police in Sri Lanka say an investigation into the Easter Sunday bombings will examine reports that the intelligence community failed to detect or warn of possible suicide attacks before the violence.
The Queen has celebrated her 93rd birthday, which this year coincided with Easter Sunday.
A California couple who starved and shackled 12 of their children have been sentenced to life in prison.
North Korea said Thursday that it had test-fired a new type of "tactical guided weapon," its first such test in nearly half a year, and demanded that Washington remove Secretary of State Mike...
Paris police investigators think an electrical short-circuit most likely caused the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, a police official said Thursday, as France paid a daylong tribute to the...
Bells of cathedrals across France have rung in a moving tribute to Notre Dame as firefighters and experts continued to keep the beloved but weakened Paris landmark under close surveillance.
A bus carrying German tourists has crashed on Portugal's Madeira Island, killing 29 people and injuring 28 others, local authorities have confirmed.
A global army of experts and craftspeople can be called on for the long, complex process of restoring Paris landmark Notre Dame.
US authorities are looking for a woman suspected of making threats against Columbine High School, just days before the 20th anniversary of a mass shooting that killed 13 people.
Lionel Messi scored two early goals to send Barcelona into the Champions League semifinals.
US President Donald Trump wants to explore a twice-rejected proposal to send migrants to "sanctuary cities," but that is not the preferred solution to fix the straining immigration system, the...
Harry and Meghan may be keeping plans about their impending baby under wraps, but that hasn't stopped everyone in Britain from trying to guess the gender and the name.
A lawyer representing WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has alleged that Ecuador's government has spread lies about his behaviour inside its London embassy, where he sought asylum in 2012.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola threw himself backward then banged the side of the dugout with his fist after seeing Raheem Sterling skew wide an early chance from close range against Crystal...
Mohamed Salah blasted in a stunning long-range goal to seal Liverpool's 2-0 win over Chelsea.
Fallen hero, crippled star, and now a Masters champion again.
Fisher-Price recalled nearly 5 million infant sleepers on Friday after more than 30 babies died in them over a 10-year period.