Talks aimed at ending the war in Syria have begun with rebels and the government meeting face-to-face for the first time.
North Korea is developing its nuclear and missile capabilities at an "unprecedented" pace in a "real and obvious threat", the South has warned.
An actor has been shot dead in a bar in Brisbane while shooting a music video for Australian hip hop duo Bliss n Eso.
Donald Trump has praised the work of FBI chief James Comey - the man who Hillary Clinton blames for her election defeat.
A computer problem resulted in United Airlines grounding all of its US flights on Sunday night.
It took three hours to reach this rough and ready looking street, in a Russian city called Ryazan.
Samsung has blamed faulty batteries for the fires that led to last year's humiliating recall of its Galaxy Note 7 device.
Gambia's outgoing leader, Yahya Jammeh, has been accused of emptying the country's banks of 500m Gambian dalasis (£9.2m) in the last two weeks of his reign.
Outsider Benoit Hamon has won the first race to decide which Socialist candidate will run for President, interim results show.
Two Major League Baseball stars have been killed in separate car crashes in Dominican Republic.
Italy avalanche: 'Miracle' as children pulled from hotel rubble
Four children were among those pulled alive from under tonnes of snow and debris days after a hotel was crushed by an avalanche in Italy.
Millions of women protest against Donald Trump worldwide
Up to half a million women are thought to have joined a protest march in Washington DC against Donald Trump's presidency - more than the number that attended his inauguration.