President Jacob Zuma paid tribute to former Cuban leader Fidel Castro in Havana at a mass memorial rally held in the Plaza de la Revolucion.
San Francisco Bay Area health officials suspect that a community Thanksgiving meal killed three people and sickened at least 14.
Russian leader Vladimir Putin has just taken delivery of three genetically enhanced pups created to work with secret agents.
A boarding school music teacher who sexually abused four female pupils was jailed for 12 years on Tuesday.
A small group of activists responded to a tweet by President-elect Donald Trump about flag-burners in the way you might expect.
President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Havana to attend the funeral of the late former President of Cuba Fidel Castro Ruz.
A top British cop pulled down her dress and shouted 'Look at these!' after criticising a colleague for having a breast enlargement.
Donald Trump taps an Obamacare critic and a policy guru to help him repeal and replace Barack Obama's signature health-care programme.
A man of 41 has ended his life under Dutch euthanasia laws because he could not bear being an alcoholic.
Belchite teaches later generations about the human cost on both sides of the 1936-1939 war in which an estimated 500 000 people died.
An Amazon.com employee was injured when he leaped off a building at the company's Seattle headquarters in what police said was a suicide attempt.
A married teaching assistant carried out six sex acts on a 15-year-old pupil during a night flight home from a school trip.
A married businessman killed his burlesque-dancer lover after learning she was planning to fleece him of his fortune, a court has heard.
An eighth person has died following a freak thunderstorm that hit Victoria in November.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte hit out at what he called "bulls**t" Western threats to seek his indictment by the International Criminal Court.