‘More than 200 civilians’ killed in U.S.-led airstrike in Mosul

An airstrike in the Iraqi city of Mosul in which more than 200 civilians are said to have been killed was carried out by the U.S.-led military coalition, officials confirmed on Saturday, adding that an investigation is underway. The incident [...]

Man who drove at shoppers in Belgium faces terrorism charges

A man who drove at a crowd in the Belgian city of Antwerp has been charged with terrorism offenses, federal prosecutors say, even though it remains unclear what motivated the man, who was under the influence of drugs and alcohol. The suspect, [...]

North Korea ‘ready’ to carry out nuclear test

North Korea appears to have finished preparations to carry out another nuclear test, South Korean and U.S. officials said on Thursday, adding that a test could be carried out within days if the order is given. U.S. defense officials told Fox [...]

Up to 250 migrants feared dead in latest Mediterranean shipwrecks

As many as 250 migrants are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after two boats capsized off the coast of Libya, aid workers said on Thursday. A search is underway for a third boat which sent out a call for help. The discovery [...]

Man dies after London terror attack, raising death toll to 5

An elderly man who was critically injured in Wednesday's terror attack in London has died, raising the overall death toll to five, British police say. One other person remains in hospital with life-threatening injuries. The Metropolitan Police [...]

Strong earthquake strikes off Indonesia’s Bali island

A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.6 has struck off the Indonesian resort island of Bali, with shaking felt across the region, local residents say. No tsunami alerts have been issued. The earthquake, which struck at 7:10 [...]

Banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller dead at 101

David Rockefeller, the patriarch of the Rockefeller family and one of the most influential figures in the history of American finance and philanthropy, has died in New York, his spokesman says. He was 101 years old. Family spokesman Fraser [...]

Passenger plane crashes at airport in South Sudan, 44 on board

A South Supreme Airlines plane flying from the South Sudanese capital of Juba has crashed at Wau Airport in the country's northwest, witnesses say. At least 44 people are believed to have been on board the aircraft. The accident happened at [...]

Driver claiming to have bomb causes alert at the White House

A man has been taken into custody near the White House after he drove up to a security checkpoint and reportedly claimed to have a bomb inside his vehicle. A search of the vehicle is now underway but details are still limited. The incident [...]

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry dead at 90

Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry, the pioneer who is best remembered for songs such as "Maybellene," "Roll Over Beethoven" and "Johnny B. Goode" in the late 1950s, has died in Missouri. He was 90 years old. The St. Charles County Police Department [...]