Members of Aung San Suu Kyi's NLD were in tears as Myanmar swore in its first president with no military ties in more than half a century.
<strong>There is an increasing wave of violence against Christians in Pakistan, writes Kathy Gannon</strong>
Travelling in and out of Anchorage has been limited due to a volcanic eruption that spewed an ash cloud over the city.
A man was shot and wounded by police after he pointed what appeared to be a weapon at officers, police said.
US therapists are reporting a new source of stress among their clients: the political rise of Donald Trump.
Sri Lanka's government sacked a top security official after guards chased away couples from a monument in Colombo for holding hands.
Iran has sentenced billionaire tycoon Babak Zanjani, reportedly one of the country's richest men, to death for corruption.
EU leaders sit down with Turkey's premier seeing a glimmer of hope for an end to the refugee crisis that has divided Europe.