Authorities in central Texas found two more bodies along flooded streams Sunday, bringing the death toll from flooding in the state to six.
Rio de Janeiro police swarmed two slums on Sunday searching for suspects in the alleged gang rape of a 16-year-old Brazilian girl who said more than 30 men assaulted her — a case that shocked the nation set to host the Olympics in August.
According to media outlets, Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido has been kidnapped near his hometown of Ciudad Victoria, the capital of a state plagued by organized crime.
Tropical Storm Bonnie has weakened to a tropical depression, reaching the South Carolina coast. While the storm's winds have eased, it's still generating a lot of rain on the Memorial Day weekend.
Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, will attend an event organized by the motorcycle group Rolling Thunder in Washington, D.C., the largest annual gathering of bikers in the U.S.
The UN refugee agency says over 700 migrants may have drowned in Mediterranean Sea shipwrecks south of Italy in the last few days as they tried to reach Europe.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel joined French President Francois Hollande for ceremonies on Sunday marking the 100th anniversary of the battle of Verdun.
As the World Health Organization reports almost 1,000 people have been killed in attacks on hospitals and health-care workers in war zones, a nurse and a doctor say that won't stop them from returning to places like Syria and Yemen that desperately need their help.
A special zoo response team at the Cincinnati Zoo shot and killed a 17-year-old gorilla Saturday that grabbed and dragged a 3-year-old boy who fell into the gorilla exhibit moat, the zoo's director said.
Some aid groups are expressing concern that migrants and refugees have been moved to several sites with "sub-standard conditions" after being evacuated from a makeshift camp near Greece's border town of Idomeni.
Johnny Depp seemed the picture of rock-star cool as he played guitar onstage in Portugal with his band, the Hollywood Vampires.
A Paris city councillor says several children have been hit by lightning in a Paris park after a sudden storm overtook their birthday party.
The Russian Olympic Committee said on Saturday that re-tests of A samples from eight Russian sports people at the 2012 Olympics in London had tested positive for doping.
Once considered a fringe figure in the U.S. presidential race, Donald Trump is now the Republican Party's presumptive nominee, and a factory in China thinks his image will be seen a lot more this Halloween.
The World Health Organization says there is "no public health justification" for postponing or canceling the Rio de Janeiro Olympics because of the Zika outbreak.
The year's first tropical storm warning in the United States has been issued by the U.S. National Weather Service for the coast of South Carolina, five days before the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season.
Donald Trump brought his message of walls and deportations to the doorstep of America's busiest border crossing on Friday as the presumptive Republican presidential nominee greeted supporters in San Diego, amid one of the largest counter-protests organized against him.
Just to get home from school, they climb 800 metres toward the sky — on a ladder made of bamboo and secured to a sheer cliff face.
At least one person has died in Texas and three others are missing after torrential thunderstorms caused floods and at least one tornado that closed roads and schools, prompted evacuations, damaged homes and forced dozens of students to spend the night on campus.
The courtroom fight between former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan and news-and-gossip site Gawker is becoming a battleground of sorts for Silicon Valley tycoons.