Italian rescuers continued their search Tuesday (Aug 21) for possible survivors of deadly flash flooding in the Calabria region's Pollino national park, described by hikers as an "avalanche of water".
At least five people were killed and several others injured on Thursday (June 28) when a gunman opened fire inside the offices of the Capital Gazette, a newspaper based in Annapolis, a historic city an hour east of Washington.
Bali closed its international airport following a volcanic eruption on the Indonesian resort island that sent thick smoke and ash billowing 2,000m into the air, an official said on Friday (June 29th).
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold a summit on July 16th in Helsinki, the Kremlin and the White House said on Thursday (June 28th), firming up the place and date for a meeting that had already been agreed on.
Firefighters on Wednesday (June 27th) battled a rare large wildfire near Manchester in northern England which has led to the evacuation of dozens of homes.
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Tuesday became the first Pentagon chief to visit China since 2014, starting a three-day trip with a goal of improving security dialogue with Beijing.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping discussed measures to bolster "strategic and tactical" cooperation between the two countries in a second meeting on Wednesday, the North's state media said on Thursday (June 21st).
German police said on Wednesday (June 20th) they had foiled a biological attack with last week's arrest of a Tunisian suspected militant in possession of the deadly poison ricin and bomb-making material.
Kim Jong Un declared North Korea's unstinting "friendship, unity and cooperation" with Beijing during his third visit to China this year which ends Wednesday (June 20th).
At least three people were killed and more than 200 injured after a strong quake rocked Osaka in western Japan during the morning rush hour on Monday (June 18th).
One person was killed and 20 others injured following a shooting at an arts festival in New Jersey on Sunday morning (June 17th).
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday (June 12th) reaffirmed his "firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearisation of the Korean Peninsula".
The leaders of the United States and North Korea met for the first time in Singapore on Tuesday (June 12).
Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and United States President Donald Trump held a bilateral meeting on Monday (June 11th), just one day before Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are due to meet for a planned summit on Sentosa island.
The death toll from the eruption of Guatemala's Fuego volcano has reached 109, officials said Thursday (June 7th).
The United States and North Korea took a big stride on Thursday (May 31st) towards holding a historic nuclear summit, as President Donald Trump awaited delivery of a letter from Kim Jong Un.
High-ranking officials of the United States and North Korea met in New York late on Wednesday (May 30th) in the first of two days of talks about the future of Pyongyang's nuclear weapons programme and a possible summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jung Un.