A large sinkhole is discovered at a Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course in the US state of Missouri.
At least 43 people are killed in a gunfight between security forces and an armed gang in one of Mexico's most violent states.
Manchester City favourites to sign Sterling, Berahino told to put career before money, Arsenal eye Lyon duo, plus more.
The US Senate blocks a bill that would have extended bulk collection of phone records by the National Security Agency.
The Republican-led Senate blocked a House bill early Saturday that would have ended the National Security Agency’s bulk of collection on domestic phone records.
How does Islamic State govern an area the size of Belgium? BBC News explains in 90 seconds.
El Salvador prepares to beatify Archbishop Oscar Romero, 35 years after his assassination - an event expected to draw large crowds.
Oscar Romero is celebrated in El Salvador but divisions remain
Purring spiders use leaves as microphones and speakers to transmit their purring courtship song to a female, scientists find.
Councils in England could be forced to merge their services to speed up adoption rates, under new government powers to be announced next week.
Authorities in Baghdad close a key bridge, stopping the flow of refugees fleeing the city of Ramadi captured by Islamic State militants this week.
In a victory for President Barack Obama, the Senate passed bipartisan legislation Friday night to strengthen the administration's hand in global trade talks, clearing the way for a highly unpredictable summer showdown in the House.
Charles Krauthammer, syndicated columnist, called the release of Hillary Clinton's 296 emails relating to the attacks in Benghazi, Libya a "farce" on "Special Report with Bret Baier."
Colombian Farc leftist rebel group suspends its unilateral ceasefire following army attack in which 26 fighters died.
At least 39 people are killed in a shoot-out on the border between the Mexican states of Michoacan and Jalisco.
Spain's political masters face bloody nose in regional battle
The Afghans who have made Kolkata their home
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The element that made the modern era gleam
The 'friendly' mother of six who killed herself in a hotel