An Alaskan volcano that has erupted several times since last year spewed an ash cloud up to 30,000 feet, leading to an aviation warning.
Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez, whose imprisonment has been a rallying cry for anti-regime demonstrators, has been released to house arrest because of health concerns, the nation's Supreme Court said Saturday morning.
The 35-year-old pointed a semi-automatic gun at another driver trying to overtake him, police say.
A rally by dozens of supporters of the white supremacist group Ku Klux Klan (KKK) in the US state of Virginia has been outnumbered by counter-protesters.
A 12 tonne rock known as the Trollpikken - or “troll penis" - has been restored to its former glory after a crowdfunding campaign was launched to pay for its restoration.
Less than a week after a historic North Korean missile test, the leaders of the United States and China pledged to work together to stop Kim Jong Un's nuclear missile program.
Official word that the former IS stronghold has fallen to Iraqi forces is expected imminently.
Tens of thousands of Turkish citizens have marched an arduous 250 miles over three weeks for a protest in Istanbul on Sunday, to demand their government loosen its stranglehold on the country's democracy.
President Maduro said he supported the release of opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez from prison.
The US president lauded the summit - despite his country's isolated position on climate change.
British Columbia has declared a state of emergency and thousands have been evacuated.
The debate on what constitutes being improperly dressed in public is reignited after Ugandan civil servants are issued with a strict dress code.
How the love between terminally ill Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo and his wife Xia endured.
Swedish women in rural Solleftea have to drive for hours to give birth after the closure of their maternity ward.
Supporters of the white supremacist group were surrounded by many more counter protesters.
A digital art project in Washington, DC invites people to play with light.
If ours was a world where every child was in school and learning, then the two of us probably would have never met. But more than a decade ago, frustrated by education targets made by the international community set and missed, we came together to push back in a world where far too many children go without a quality education. It's up to all of us to make sure that children around the world have access to this essential right. Today, we finally have good news.
The director was recently questioned in a criminal probe his supporters called politically motivated.
While President Donald Trump has been abroad at the G20 Summit, Attorney General Jeff Sessions took a trip of his own -- a visit to the Guantanamo Bay prison camp at the US naval base on Cuba.