The mayor of a Peruvian town near a controversial multi-billion dollar mining project assassinated in an apparent ambush.
Soldiers from Niger and Chad discover the bodies of at least 70 people, many with their throats slit, in town liberated from Boko Haram militants.
A judge sets bail at $25 million for Suge Knight in a murder case and the rap mogul collapses immediately after the hearing.
At least two people are killed and eight injured after gunmen with automatic weapons fire inside a restaurant in what police say is likely to be a gang-related incident.
(Next Media) – At least two assault rifle-wielding gunmen killed 17 foreign tourists visiting a museum in Tunisia on Wednesday, the worst terrorist attack in the African country since 2002.
Facing health rumours, Russian President Vladimir Putin says life is “boring without gossip”, at his first public appearance more than a week.
More than a million people take to the streets across Brazil in massive anti-government protests calling for the removal of President Dilma Rousseff from power.
A 20-year-old man was charged with assault in the first degree for last week’s shooting of two police officers during a protest in the troubled city Ferguson, Missouri.
Robert Durst, scion of one of New York’s largest real estate empires, is arrested on a Los Angeles murder warrant.
Israel’s foreign minister, Moldovan-born Lieberman, 56, heads the ultranationalist Yisrael Beiteinu party, which ran jointly with Likud in the 2013 election.