The irrepressible Donald Trump has started 2016 presidential poll’s first big dust-up yet with his dogged defense of his launch-event rant against illegal immigrants.
The Tunisian militant behind last month's massacre of foreigners at a seaside resort had previously worked in tourism, officials said Sunday, as his mother insisted the young man was "brainwashed".
Courtesy an old family picture posted on Facebook, an emotional mother reunited with her son in the United States after 15 years, when the child was kidnapped by his father.
Traditional circumcision ceremonies in South Africa's Eastern Cape province, where the rite-of-passage practice is common, has left 14 boys dead and 141 injured this year, local authorities said on Sunday.
Final opinion polls released after the end of voting in Greece's referendum showed the 'No' vote leading by a small margin in Sunday's vote on a bailout proposal from creditors.
Egypt may take legal action against journalists who report "false" military death tolls in militant attacks that contradict official statements, if a new anti-terrorism law is approved, officials told AFP Sunday.
A woman suicide bomber blew herself up in the midst of a crowded evangelical Christian church service in northeast Nigeria on Sunday and killed at least five people, witnesses said.
A powerful blast ripped through a busy area in southwest Pakistan's volatile Balochistan province on Sunday, killing at least one person and injuring 16.
As the sun rose above a cash-strapped Greece on Sunday, the young and the old were already queuing to have their say in a referendum which could be a new dawn for their crisis-wracked country, or plunge its finances deeper into the dark.
Two years after a lesbian couple were refused a wedding cake, former owners of the bakery in the US state of Oregon have been ordered to pay $135,000 to compensate for their emotional and mental suffering.
An unmanned cargo ship from Russia has docked successfully at the International Space Station, where it was anxiously awaited by the US-Russian crew after the successive failures of two previous supply missions.
The French Champagne Vineyards where the world famous sparkling wine is produced has now been granted the 'World Heritage' site status by Unesco, joining the likes of Taj Mahal and the Great Wall of China.
After almost two years of intense effort, there were signs that inside the neoclassical palace-turned-hotel hosting the past eight days of talks by armies of technical and legal experts, the end may be in sight.
Egyptian warplanes killed 25 Islamist militants in North Sinai on Saturday after launching a series of airstrikes, secturit sources state, as the Egyptian President visited the province after a major escalation of the conflict there.
Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak is facing the risk of a criminal charge on allegations that millions of dollars were funneled from an indebted state fund to his personal bank accounts.