First baby with Zika-related microcephaly defect born in SpainSpain has recorded its first case of a baby born with the microcephaly birth defect associated to the Zika virus, health authorities said on Monday.
Democratic Party chair resigns amid leaked emails scandalThe head of the Democratic Party resigned on Sunday amid a furor over embarrassing leaked emails, hoping to head off a growing rebellion by Bernie Sanders supporters on the eve…
IOC decides against blanket ban on Russia for Rio OlympicsOlympic leaders stopped short Sunday of imposing a complete ban on Russia from the Rio de Janeiro Games, leaving individual global sports federations to decide which athletes…
German police arrest Afghan youth over possible role in Munich shootingGerman police arrested a 16-year-old Afghan youth on Sunday on suspicion of a connection to the killing of nine people by an 18-year-old gunman in Munich, authorities said.
Thousands take part in Turkey ‘unity’ rally condemning attempted coupMany thousands of Turks massed Sunday for the first cross-party rally to condemn the coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, amid a purge of suspected state enemies.
Britain’s Chris Froome wins third Tour de France titleChris Froome won his third Tour de France as German Andre Greipel claimed Sunday's 21st and final stage on the Champs Elysees in Paris.
Australia team boycott ‘unsafe’ Rio Olympics athletes villageThe Australian Olympic team will not move into the athletes village in Rio after it was condemned as "not safe or ready" by the country's chef de mission on Sunday.
UK tries to calm G20 members over path to BrexitBritain’s new finance minister Philip Hammond, under pressure from his peers around the world, said on Sunday there could be more clarity later this year on how the country will…
Clinton presents running mate Kaine as antithesis of TrumpHillary Clinton showed off her freshly picked running mate Tim Kaine Saturday and praised him as the antithesis of the Republican presidential ticket led by Donald Trump.
IS group claims responsibility for deadly Kabul attackIslamic State claimed responsibility for a suicide attack in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday that killed at least 80 people and wounded more than 200 when it tore through a…
Russian adventurer 'breaks round-the-world hot air balloon record'Russian adventurer Fedor Konyukhov has broken the record for the fastest round-the-world flight in a hot air balloon, his crew said Saturday, surviving a gruelling endurance test…
Lone gunman kills nine in German shopping mallAn 18-year-old German-Iranian gunman who apparently acted alone opened fire near a busy shopping mall in Munich on Friday evening, killing at least nine people in the third…