The bodies of 25 migrant men and women have been found in an inflatable dinghy in the southern Mediterranean, a medical charity has said.
Tributes have been paid to a British climate change researcher who died when his snowmobile plunged 100ft into a crevasse in Antarctica.
A German couple have gone on trial accused of luring two women to their house and torturing them so badly that they died.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich has accused Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly of being "fascinated with sex" for reporting on allegations of sexual impropriety by Donald Trump.
British banker Rurik Jutting calmly told police he had killed two women, and detailed his drug use and fantasies of rape and torture, a court has heard.
At least 17 people, mainly children, have been killed in airstrikes outside a school in northern Syria, say Syrian activists.
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is not doing enough to press for the release of a British man on death row in Ethiopia, it has been claimed.
Kevin Curran, a comedy writer and producer who spent 15 years working on The Simpsons, has died aged 59 after a long illness.
Nintendo has cut its sales and operating profit outlook for the year as the strength in the value of the yen hits company earnings.
Migrants have started moving back into the "Jungle", hours after French authorities announced they had finished clearing out the Calais camp.
Brother and sister killed in Dreamworld theme park accident
A brother and sister were among four people killed on a ride at a theme park on Australia's Gold Coast.
Most Wanted rapist arrested in Tenerife after six years on the run
A rapist who had been on the run from British police for more than six years has been arrested in the Canary Islands.