A judge orders a mental health evaluation for the man accused of scaling the White House fence and running into the building with a knife last month.
Bayern Munich record their biggest ever away win in the Champions League as they thrash Roma at the Stadio Olimpico.
Press freedom in the Americas has seen a "marked deterioration" in the past six months, according to the Inter American Press Association.
Didier Drogba scores his first goal since rejoining Chelsea as they beat Maribor 6-0 - their biggest Champions League win.
A federal judge on Tuesday delayed the arraignment of an alleged White House fence-jumper because of questions about his mental competence to stand trial.
Technology giant Yahoo reports profits of $6.8bn for the third-quarter, buoyed mostly by earnings from the firm's stake in Chinese firm Alibaba.
The bodies of up to four infants "of a very young age" have been found in a storage locker in Winnipeg, say police.
Is prejudice fuelling outbreak hysteria in the US?
Can a remote mining town in Australia survive a shutdown?
Prof Barry Spurr has taken the New Matilda website to court after it published several of his emails that contained sexist and racist comments.
Naval vessels searching Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine are focusing on a bay near the capital, Stockholm.
U.S. military officials say they are investigating claims that Islamic State fighters seized a cache of weapons that were airdropped by U.S.-led coalition forces and meant for Kurdish militiamen.
Manchester City surrender a two-goal lead to draw at CSKA Moscow, leaving their Champions League hopes in the balance.
Cultivation of the illegal poppy plant in Afghanistan has reached an “all-time high” following a $7.6 billion counternarcotics campaign paid for by the United States, according to government oversight investigators.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers backs misfiring Mario Balotelli to hit form in Wednesday's meeting with Real Madrid.
The State Department has tapped former Democratic presidential candidate Gary Hart to be its newest envoy to Northern Ireland.
Two Burmese men accused of killing British tourists Hannah Witheridge and David Miller in Thailand have retracted their confessions, lawyers say.
Arkansas Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor argued that the federal government’s desegregation of Arkansas’s largest public school in 1957 was an “unwilling invasion” that took “a local problem out of the local authorities’ hands” and led to deep suspicions of democracy in the state, according to a copy of his college thesis obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.
Has Australia’s flag been co-opted by racists?
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three US citizens held in North Korea, has been released and is on his way home, US officials say.