Eight people were killed and 20 others were wounded in an Iraq military operation and US airstrikes Saturday, the town's injured mayor told CNN.
Seven people are seen adrift in the Pacific, 10 days after their 50-person ferry was last seen.
Many people are hurt in a Taliban suicide attack in the centre of the Afghan capital Kabul.
A bomb exploded as officers in Barranquilla were gathering for their morning meeting.
Avalanche threats cut off the Swiss ski resort, Zermatt, twice in 2018. But technology is helping to make ski slopes safer for the public.
Many people in Barbuda fear a land grab as the government plans to sell off communal land.
Despite poor infrastructure and patchy internet, Congolese people find ways to work and learn.
Italy's mafia clans have strong regional roots and global businesses, Laurence Peter reports.
Why a sliver of the Basque country changes national allegiance twice a year.
Scientists are sending robots into the Antarctic for as long as a year to gain more extensive data about the rate of ice loss and thus more accurately predict future sea-level rise.
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández was sworn in for a second term on Saturday in the country's capital, Tegucigalpa, as protestors outside the inauguration ceremony challenged the legitimacy of his election.
US Air Force pilot Col Chris Amrhein does it all by hand at 23,000ft. Yes, really.
Ben Zand spends time with Guatemala's huge evangelical community visiting Pastor Sanchez, from the town of Almolonga.
The exiled Catalonian independence leader cannot be president while abroad, a Spanish court rules.
Steve Wynn steps down as Republican Party finance chair over allegations he calls "preposterous".
The BBC's Rob Cameron reports from Prague where Czech President Milos Zeman has been re-elected.
Investigators will look at how the sports doctor was able to abuse girls for decades unchallenged.
Two minors are among the dead following the early morning attack in Fortaleza.
President Juan Orlando Hernández is inaugurated in the capital after a disputed election.
Hackers break into a Japanese digital currency exchange, causing a loss worth some $534m.