World News

Italy quake of 3.6-magnitude rocks resort island of Ischia

3.6-magnitude quake strikes Ischia at peak of tourist season

Search underway for missing sailors; Navy chief…

Search underway for missing sailors; U.S. Navy orders broad review of the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet, after two major ship collisions in past few months

Police shoot and kill Barcelona van attack suspect

Younes Abouyaaquoub killed in Spain after multi-day manhunt

At $22.6 Million, This Car Has Just Become The…

Move over Jaguar! The Aston Martin DBR1 is now the most expensive British car ever auctioned off!

Spanish Police Say They've Killed Suspected…

Police say they've killed a 22-year-old man suspected of driving a van that plowed into a crowd of pedestrians Aug. 17 in Barcelona, Spain.

Danish police find body of woman after submarine…

Danish police find body of woman after owner of home-built submarine says missing female journalist died onboard in an accident

AdChoices Icon

Appeals court revives suit over US military base…

A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit that seeks to block construction of a U.S. military base in Okinawa, Japan

Police shoot man wearing possible explosives near…

Connor Powell reports on the police investigation

Poor Prince Charles, New Poll Says He Isn't Very…

When it comes to the British royal family, everyone has their favorites. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

Saudi Arabia Says Its King Will Fund Qatari…

Qatar had accused the kingdom of politicizing the hajj, one of the pillars of Islam.

Barcelona fugitive shot dead had knives, wore…

Authorities say the lone fugitive from the Spanish cell that killed 15 people in and near Barcelona has been shot to death in a vineyard just outside the city he terrorized

Fire sweeps across Russian city, dozens of homes…

Russian emergency officials say that a massive blaze has swept through Rostov-on-Don in southwestern Russia, leaving scores of people injured and dozens of houses burned

London’s Big Ben falls silent: Here’s why

Big Ben’s bell bongs for the final time, until 2021. London’s iconic tower is getting a $37 million renovation

Shocking Video of Man on Scooter Falling Into…

The shocking footage of this man driving into a sinkhole in China could finally be the thing you needed to see so that you stop checking your phone while you drive. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo (@mariamgaluppo) has more.

China's Government Gets Historic Publisher To…

Cambridge University Press is censoring more than 300 scholarly articles in China — a move some are calling a "restriction of academic freedom."

AdChoices Icon

Chile court rules in favor of abortion in some…

Chile's Constitutional Court is upholding a measure that would end the country's absolute ban on abortions

US Embassy in Russia stops issuing tourist visas…

The U.S. Embassy in Russia says it will suspend issuing nonimmigrant visas in Moscow for eight days and will stop issuing visas at its consulates elsewhere in Russia in response to the Russian decision to cap embassy staff

US, SKorean troops start drills amid NKorea…

William La Jeunesse reports from Guam

These Are Most Expensive Travel Days of the Year

The CEO of FareCompare tells us which two days of the year are the worst to fly. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more.

Venezuela's Controversial New Assembly Voted For…

The assembly came to power through a vote that was heavily contested by the opposition.

Total expands in North Sea with purchase of Maersk Oil

French oil company Total is strengthening its position in the North Sea with the acquisition of Danish conglomerate AP Moller-Maersk's oil business for $7.45 billion

Putin appoints new Russian ambassador to US

A Russian diplomat, who gained the reputation of a hawk during his earlier tenure at the Defense Ministry, was named the new ambassador to the United States on Friday

15th victim dies in Spain terror attacks

Manhunt for Barcelona suspect intensifies; Connor Powell reports

Ex-Kosovo PM Bajram Rexhepi dies after a stroke at 63

Bajram Rexhepi, Kosovo's former prime minister and interior minister, has died in a hospital in Turkey following a stroke

AdChoices Icon

Romania's coastguard intercepts boat carrying 70 migrants

Romania's coastguard says it has intercepted a fishing boat carrying 70 migrants that is suspected of trying to illegally enter Romania

Trump to announce a path forward in Afghanistan

Griff Jenkins reports from Washington, D.C.

9 UN peacekeepers hurt in Mali by roadside bomb attack

U.N. officials say nine peacekeepers have been wounded after their convoy was hit by a roadside bomb in northern Mali