A magnitude 7.3 earthquake has struck Venezuela's eastern coast, also shaking buildings in Caracas, the Colombian capital Bogota, and on islands in the Caribbean.
Madonna led a tribute to the late Aretha Franklin at the MTV Video Music Awards but angered fans who felt she spent more time talking about herself than the Queen of Soul.
Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been found guilty of tax and bank fraud, while the president's former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has pleaded guilty to campaign finance violations.
India need one more wicket to thrash England in the third test at Trent Bridge after the hosts ended the fourth day on 311 for nine, 210 runs short of their target.
The Eagles' greatest hits compilation has dethroned Michael Jackson's "Thriller" as the top-selling album of all time.
A woman is dead after being snatched and dragged underwater by an alligator while she was walking her dog in South Carolina.
At least 10 people have been killed in southern Italy after they were hurled over rocks by a raging white-water creek in a deep mountain gorge that swelled suddenly after heavy rainfall.
US President Donald Trump say it is "very dangerous" for social media companies like Twitter Inc and Facebook Inc to silence voices on their services.
Pope Francs, facing sex abuse crises in several countries, has written an unprecedented letter to all Catholics, asking them to help root out "this culture of death" and vowing there'll be no more cover-ups.
England will have to set a record for the highest successful fourth-innings chase if they are to win the third test against India.
Some 90 families from the two Koreas were reunited in the North on Monday (local time), weeping and embracing each after being torn apart for more than six decades by the 1950-53 Korean War.
At least 10 people were killed by strong tremors that rocked Indonesia's holiday island of Lombok, authorities said following the latest in a series of earthquakes that killed hundreds and forced thousands to flee their homes recently.
The All Blacks were determined to draw a "line in the sand" against the Wallabies in the Rugby Championship opener after being impressed by their forwards during the June series against Ireland,...
A fresh tremor of 6.3 magnitude struck the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, the U.S. Geological Survey said on Sunday, after an earthquake killed more than 430 people there earlier this month.
A powerful 8.2 quake has struck in the Pacific Ocean, causing buildings to sway in Fiji today. Civil Defence says there is no threat to New Zealand.
India has deployed thousands of soldiers and 38 helicopters to rescue people marooned by the worst floods in a century in the southern state of Kerala.
A Sudanese-born British national has been charged with two counts of attempted murder after a car careered into people and a barrier at Britain's parliament, police say.
Wingers Aphiwe Dyantyi and Makazole Mapimpi scored two tries each as South Africa rallied in the second half to beat Argentina 34-21.
Former United Nations Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan has died at the age of 80, his foundation has said.
Olympic sprint champion and aspiring footballer Usain Bolt touched down in Sydney on Saturday, declaring himself ready to prove to the world that his Australian football adventure is "real".