South Korean dies from self-immolation near Japan…

A 78-year-old South Korean man has died hours after setting himself ablaze near the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, at a time of worsening tensions between Seoul and Tokyo

Explosion outside Kabul University kills 6…

Afghan officials: Powerful bomb goes off outside gates of Kabul University, killing 6 people and wounding 27

MPs Pass Amendment Blocking Suspension Of…

The amendment would block a PM from suspending Parliament between Oct. 9 and Dec. 18 in order to force a no-deal Brexit.

Iran denies US destroyed an Iranian drone near…

Iran denies American warship destroyed Iranian drone in Strait of Hormuz after it threatened the ship

Japan summons SKorean envoy to protest wartime…

Japan has summoned South Korea's ambassador to protest Seoul's refusal to join in an arbitration panel to settle a dispute over World War II labor

Iran Says Its Forces Have Seized A Foreign Oil…

Iran reportedly seized an oil tanker that was carrying 12 crew members and 1 million liters of fuel through the Strait of Hormuz.

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Germany honors resisters who tried to assassinate…

Germany is marking the 75th anniversary of the most famous plot to kill Adolf Hitler, after decades in which the resistance against the Nazis has gradually come to be viewed as a cornerstone of the country's modern history

Dutch Supreme Court set to rule in Srebrenica…

The Dutch Supreme Court is set to rule in a long-running legal battle over whether the Netherlands can be held liable in the deaths of more than 300 Muslim men who were murdered during the 1995 Srebrenica massacre

U.S. Will Reportedly Send 500 More Troops To…

Defense officials told CNN the Pentagon will deploy the troops to the Prince Sultan Air Base.

Anime studio hit by deadly fire is known for…

Kyoto Animation may not be a giant of Japanese anime, but it has core fans and is known for skilled animators and such hits as "Lucky Star," "K-On!" and the "Haruhi Suzumiya" series

Wine-and-Condoms Offer for Secretary Day is Off

A convenience store chain thought it had just the gift for Secretary Day. "Happy day to all the secretaries," the Circle K ad in Mexico read. "Celebrate with them the proper way with this executive combo." The combos in the ad consisted of a bottle of wine and a chocolate...

Death Toll Reaches 33 In Arson Fire At Renowned…

About 70 people were inside the three-story building when it caught fire.

Automaker BMW names production chief Zipse as new…

BMW has named its top production manager, Oliver Zipse, as its next CEO to lead the luxury automaker

Morocco: 3 sentenced to death in Scandinavian…

Three men have been convicted of terrorism and sentenced to death by a Moroccan court for the brutal slaying of two Scandinavian women hiking in the Atlas Mountains

The Louvre Is Covering Up Signs That Mention…

The Louvre Museum says the family's last donation was over 20 years ago and that renaming the Sackler Wing is a matter of policy.

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Facebook's Libra gets stark warning from G-7…

Finance chiefs from the Group of Seven rich democracies have issued a stark warning that cryptocurrencies like Facebook's Libra should not be allowed before "serious regulatory and systemic concerns" are put in check

Italian writer, director Luciano De Crescenzo…

The publishing house Mondadori says Italy's popular writer, actor and director Luciano De Crescenzo has died in Rome at 90 after being hospitalized for a few days

Monsoon Flooding, Landslides Kill Over 100 In…

Some 6.7 million people in India are affected by the widespread floods.

Greek police name suspect in US scientist's…

Greek authorities say they have identified a suspect accused of the brutal killing of American scientist Suzanne Eaton

The Latest: Greece: 10 arrested over migrants medical fraud

A doctor, two medical staff members, and a translator have been arrested at a state-run camp for migrants and refugees in Greece

Sudanese Military, Protest Leaders Sign Agreement…

The agreement signed on Wednesday will pacify both sides by creating an 11-member governing body, called the Sovereign Council.

Cyprus detains 12 Israelis for 8 days over…

A Cyprus court has ordered 12 Israelis vacationing on the east Mediterranean island nation to remain in police custody for eight days after a 19-year-old British woman alleged that she was raped

Iran state TV: Iranian forces seize foreign oil…

Iran's state TV says Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker with 12 crew accused of smuggling oil

Iran Accuses European Countries Of Breaching…

Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei says European partners to the Iran nuclear deal are "arrogant" and "insolent."

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Woman Enters Car Dealership With $16K in Home-Made Bills

A woman who tried buying a car with home-made money ended up leaving the dealership in the back of a police car, Fox News reports. The 20-year-old German, who remains unidentified, carried the equivalent of $16,830 into a dealership in the city of Kaiserslautern on Friday. But the 50...

Jet2 sends big bill to passenger for flight return to London

A passenger accused of misbehavior on a Jet2 flight that had to return to London's Stansted Airport in June has received a huge bill from the airline.

North Korea Threatens To Resume Nuclear Testing

North Korea issued the warning in protest over upcoming joint military drills between the U.S. and South Korea.