At least four people were killed and several others injured after a gunman opened fire in the Australian city of Darwin on Tuesday evening (Jun 4), police said.
Five armed Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps boats unsuccessfully tried to seize a British oil tanker in the Persian Gulf Wednesday (July 10), according to two US officials with direct knowledge of the incident.
Two people were shot and two others hurt on Tuesday (Jul 2) when at least one gunman opened fire at a mall in the San Francisco suburb of San Bruno before apparently fleeing on a nearby train, police said.
Dozens of people were wounded with fatalities feared as a powerful car bomb rocked Kabul early Monday (Jul 1) and gunmen battled special forces in an area housing military and government buildings, officials said.
US President Donald Trump stepped onto North Korean soil on Sunday (Jun 30) as he met Pyongyang's leader Kim Jong Un in the Demilitarized Zone dividing the peninsula, in a symbolic diplomatic spectacle and a first for any American president.
Nine passengers and crew were killed on Friday evening when their plane crashed near an airfield in Hawaii, authorities said, during what broadcaster CNN said was a skydiving trip.
At least three people died when an under-construction building collapsed at a Cambodian beach resort early Saturday (Jun 22), officials said, with fears dozens more may be buried in the rubble.
A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake stuck near the remote Kermadec Islands northeast of New Zealand Sunday, briefly prompting a tsunami warning.
An Indian air force aircraft with 13 people on board went missing on Monday (Jun 3) in remote northeastern mountains bordering China, government officials said.
A disgruntled city employee opened fire at the municipal center in Virginia Beach, Virginia, on Friday (May 31) afternoon, killing 12 people and wounding at least several others before he was fatally shot by police, authorities said.
At least 15 students died Friday (May 24) in a fire in a building in India housing a college, officials said, with images showing people jumping to escape the blaze.
A pilot shot down in a dogfight with Pakistani aircraft returned to India on Friday (Mar 1) night, after being freed in what Islamabad called a "peace gesture" following the two countries' biggest standoff in years.
Armed assailants opened fire in a nightclub in central Mexico in the early hours of Saturday (Mar 9), leaving at least 15 people dead and three others wounded, prosecutors said.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday (Mar 10) with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said, and there were no survivors, according to the state broadcaster.
Two former students opened fire at a Brazilian school on Wednesday (Mar 13) and killed at least five teenagers as well as two school officials before committing suicide.
New Zealand police have confirmed multiple fatalities after shooting incidents at two mosques in the city of Christchurch, during afternoon prayers on Friday (Mar 15).
No agreement was reached between US President Donald Trump and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un at their two-day summit in Hanoi, said the White House on Thursday (Feb 28).