LA police are on the hunt for two men wanted in connection with the killing of a baby who was shot while lying in her crib.
Two young foreign backpackers were recovering after allegedly being abducted and raped by a travelling companion.
Scientists expressed doubt that a man in Tamil Nadu was the first person to have been confirmed killed by a meteorite strike.
The US Senate voted unanimously to tighten sanctions on North Korea in the wake of nuclear and missile tests.
Even before Pope Francis touches down in Mexico, paedophile priest victims are dismayed that the pope will not find time to meet them.
World powers pressed Russia to stop bombing around Aleppo in support of a Syrian government offensive to recapture the city.
The World Health Organisation has advised women on how to protect themselves against the Zika virus.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and former business executive Carly Fiorina will end their White House campaigns.