One dead after car crashes into bus shelters in MarseilleAt least one person was killed and another was injured when a van crashed into pedestrians waiting at bus shelters in Marseille on Monday, French police have said.
After Ramblas trauma, a witness faces far-right trollsBritish human-rights lawyer Aamer Anwar narrowly escaped harm on Las Ramblas on Thursday only to come under heavy fire from far-right extremist trolls online.
On The Observers
France's Brigitte Macron to have official role, but no salaryThe French presidency said Monday that Brigitte Macron, the wife of President Emmanuel Macron, would have an official role representing France but would not be paid or have her…
10 sailors missing after US warship collides with tankerAt least 10 U.S. sailors are missing after the USS John S. McCain collided with a tanker early Monday east of Singapore, the second accident involving a ship from the Navy's 7th…
DENMARK - SWEDEN
Missing Swedish journalist 'buried at sea after accident'The Danish inventor of a do-it-yourself submarine has said that a Swedish journalist missing since August 11 died in an accident onboard the vessel, and that he dumped her body…
Paris district mayor angry over temporary migrants centreThe mayor of Paris’s 15th arrondissement says he was never consulted on the decision to house hundreds of male migrants temporarily at a local gym as France struggles to find…
USA - SOUTH KOREA
US, S. Korea begin war games amid tensions with NorthSouth Korea and the United States began annual war games on Monday, US Forces Korea said, amid heated warnings by Pyongyang that the exercises will worsen tensions in the region.
RUSSIA - USA
US embassy in Moscow suspends tourist visa servicesIn a step that could affect hundreds of thousands of Russian tourists, the U.S. Embassy in Russia said Monday it would suspend issuing nonimmigrant visas for eight days from…
Conservation work set to silence Big Ben for four yearsBritain's much-loved Big Ben will fall silent for four years from noon on Monday as conservation work is carried out on the famous 19th century bell and clock tower next to the…
Police extend search for Barcelona van attackerSpanish police on Monday confirmed they had identified the driver of a van that mowed down pedestrians in Barcelona, killing 13, as an international manhunt for the suspect…
Neymar nets twice as PSG rout Toulouse 6-2Neymar wowed home fans on his debut at the Parc des Princes on Sunday, scoring twice and setting up two more goals as Paris Saint-Germain put Toulouse to the sword.
Millions in US flock for glimpse of rare solar eclipseMillions of Americans converged on a narrow corridor stretching from Oregon to South Carolina to watch the moon blot out the midday sun Monday for a wondrous couple of minutes in…
Spain honours terror victims in solemn massMourners wiped back tears at a solemn mass at Barcelona's stunning Sagrada Familia church on Sunday for victims of the deadly vehicle attacks that have devastated Spain.