Luxury ocean liner the Queen Mary 2 is diverted after a "once in a lifetime" storm prompts distress calls.
Mass murderer Anders Breivik wants to be known as Fjotolf Hansen, his lawyer confirms.
Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko becomes the first unseeded woman to win the French Open since 1933 with a thrilling 4-6 6-4 6-3 win against Romania's Simona Halep.
A protective Romanian bear is officially more scary than Dracula - at least for tourists.
The Syrian Democratic Forces say they are now fighting the militants on a second front inside Raqqa.
Late last month, in the wake of President Donald Trump's visit to Europe, German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared that Europe could "no longer rely on others" and must "really take our fate into our own hands."
A mother who 'intentionally' left the girls overnight to visit friends is charged in Texas.
It was an election that no party won. Prime Minister Theresa May saw a Conservative majority in the House of Commons shrink to a minority. Labour remains in the opposition. The European Union is still no wiser as to what the UK's negotiating position will be in the upcoming Brexit talks. And dreams of an independent Scotland from Scottish nationalists have been shattered.
Judges at the Superior Electoral Court acquit Michel Temer over irregularities in the 2014 campaign.
The official had dropped charges against two soldiers accused of plotting against a Mugabe property.
A transport campaign discourages men who encroach on other seats by sitting with their legs apart.
Dialogue is the best way to tackle the political rift in the Arab world over Qatar, two top diplomats said Saturday in Moscow.
"I would prefer 10 over nine, no doubt," Rafael Nadal said matter of factly as he contemplated how close he is to making tennis history after swatting aside Dominic Thiem to reach the French Open final where he will play Stan Wawrinka.
How knitting moved from being the preserve of grandmothers in rocking chairs to become a 'guerrilla' phenomenon.
Formula E CEO Alejandro Agag says efforts to combat climate change should be redoubled following US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she doesn't expect any delays in the start of Brexit talks between the European Union and the UK despite the outcome of this week's British election.
Protesters in Hong Kong gathered outside a restaurant to urge it to stop selling shark fin soup.
Saudi Arabia and others ignore a Rex Tillerson call to ease their measures but hail Trump comments.
Adam Purinton is accused of shooting one Indian man and injuring another in a racist attack.
The ringleader of the London terror attack last week tried to rent a 7.5-ton truck, British police have said, indicating the attackers were looking to carry out a larger-scale assault.