Tens of thousands of protesters march through the streets of Madrid in a show of strength by Spain's fledgling radical leftist party Podemos, which hopes to emulate Syriza's rise to power in Greece.
On the 50th anniversary of the state funeral of Sir Winston Churchill, the reputation of the "greatest Briton" is once again being debated. What were his successes and failures?
The killing of at least 30 security personnel in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula could be more than just jihadist violence - but an indication of new and dangerous tactics from the Islamic State group.
Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was being interviewed by authorities early today, officials said, hours after he was named as a suspect in a hit-and-run that killed one person near Los Angeles.
Three attacks by suspected Islamic State militants kill 27 people in Egypt's northern Sinai province, medical and security sources say.
Seven people, including three children, were killed when a gas truck exploded and destroyed a large part of a maternity hospital in the west of Mexico City, emergency services say.
As the civil war in Syria nears its fourth bloody year, the country's refugee crisis shows no signs of slowing. More than half of the country's pre-war population is estimated to have been displaced.
The wife of the Japanese journalist being held hostage by the Islamic State group releases her first plea to the governments of Japan and Jordan as a deadline for his release approaches.
After almost 11 months, Malaysia officially declares the disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in the Indian Ocean was an accident, meaning compensation claims can now go ahead.