A group of British youths went to guard duty in Syria - now the last of Portsmouth's self-styled al-Britani Brigade Bangladeshi Bad Boys has died.
Aviation investigators headed to La Reunion to determine whether a piece of plane wreckage is part of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
Omar rose to become head of the Taliban, before his base in Kandahar fell during the US-led invasion. Since then his whereabouts have been a mystery.
France has sent additional police officers to Calais to secure the Eurotunnel terminal after thousands more migrants tried to get to England.
The woman battling Cosby to make public her complaint against him said she is a lesbian, despite his assertions that their encounter was consensual.
Abu Hamada, the kingpin of the Syrian smuggling network in Egypt, earns about $90 000 a week but sees nothing wrong in profiting from migrants.
Slovenian band Laibach will play at Pyongyang's Kim Won Gyun musical conservatory to an audience of 1 000 locals and a handful of foreigners.
Beijing stock market's wild gyrations have heightened fears about the financial stability of the world's second biggest economy.
An initial autopsy on Bobbi Kristina Brown on Monday found no significant injuries and no obvious underlying cause of death.
Russian President Vladimir Putin believes Sepp Blatter is not only innocent, but deserves a Nobel prize for his stewardship of Fifa.
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston, died on Sunday some six months after suffering irreversible brain damage.
Thirty-five women who have accused Bill Cosby of raping them have spoken out in an explosive photo essay for New York magazine.
Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders says there is no reason for the Democrats to give up on Republican strongholds.
The case of one of the most notorious torture cases of the 17-year military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet over Chili was reopened in 2013.
Administration heavyweights take the nuclear sell to Capitol Hill where Republicans are opposed and Democrats have yet to make up their minds.
Iran's Hassan Rouhani says a nuclear deal with world powers is "more valuable" than a domestic debate about its finer details.
Dashcam footage has been released of a white police officer arresting Sandra Bland during a routine traffic stop, who later died in jail.
Republican candidate Donald Trump's comments about Senator John McCain "were not merely offensive, they were disgraceful", says Iowa paper.
The Brics bank was launched on Tuesday and concludes a lengthy wait since it was first proposed in 2012.