Three-year-old boy dies after car window closes on neck
A three-year-old Nebraska boy has died after a car power window closed on his neck.
A three-year-old Nebraska boy has died after a car power window closed on his neck.
At least one person has died and 11 were injured in a live grenade accident at a high school in the Russian republic of Dagestan.
US president Donald Trump is putting fresh pressure on congressional Democrats to pay for a wall on the US-Mexico border as a funding deadline looms - even if that pressure risks a possible government shutdown.
Maoist rebels have killed at least 24 Indian paramilitary soldiers and injured six others in central India in one of the worst attacks on the country's security forces in recent years.
The US ambassador to the United Nations is not ruling out an American strike on North Korea if Pyongyang tests another nuclear device.
Swedish police have arrested a second person over a truck attack which killed four people and injured 15 others in Stockholm earlier this month.
Two suspects have been killed by Kenyan security officials after the shooting of Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann, authorities said.
Two condemned Arkansas killers could become the first inmates to be put to death in a double execution in the US in more than 16 years tonight.
Six migrants thought to have been trying to enter Greece from Turkey have been found dead in the sea off the eastern Aegean island of Lesbos.
Ten people indicted over a deadly crush at the Love Parade techno music festival in western Germany in 2010 must stand trial, a court has ruled.
A Filipino lawyer has presented documents to the International Criminal Court which he says contain evidence of the alleged involvement of President Rodrigo Duterte in extra-judicial killings of suspected drug dealers and other crime suspects.
Al Qaida's leader has urged his followers and all militants in Syria to unite ranks and prepare for protracted jihad.
Militants ambushed and killed a convoy of Iraqi off-duty soldiers killing 10 and wounding 20, the country's military said.
Three African countries have been chosen to test the world's first malaria vaccine, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced.
New Orleans was preparing to begin removing the first of four prominent Confederate monuments early on Monday, the latest Southern institution to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a representation of racism and white supremacy.
Israel came to a standstill on Monday as people stopped for a two-minute siren that wailed across the country in remembrance of the Holocaust's six million Jewish victims.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for restraint when dealing with North Korea during a telephone call with President Donald Trump, Chinese state media has reported amid speculation that Pyongyang could soon carry out a sixth nuclear test.
An American observer has been killed by a landmine which blew up a monitoring team vehicle in a separatist region of eastern Ukraine.
A US policeman had to handle two runaways with kid gloves after a pair of miniature goats escaped from their home and wandered the streets.
Police in Australia's Outback have arrested a 12-year-old boy who was almost a third of his way towards driving solo across the country.
French authorities have filed preliminary charges against two people accused of plotting an attack days before the tense presidential election.
French president Francois Hollande has urged voters to choose centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron in the May 7 presidential run-off to keep out far-right leader Marine Le Pen.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has opened Israel's annual memorial day for the six million Jews systematically killed by Nazi Germany and its collaborators during the Second World War by saying the lessons of the Holocaust guide him daily.
April the giraffe has brought a bundle of joy to a small zoo in rural New York, thanks to a YouTube livestream of her pregnancy and birth of a calf that riveted viewers around the world.
A roadside bomb has killed four soldiers in a town in south-west Pakistan close to the Iranian border.
President Donald Trump has rattled Washington and been chastened by its institutions f or almost 100 days .
Three al Qaida operatives have been killed in a suspected US air strike on Yemen's southern coast.
Four people have been injured in a stabbing attack in Tel Aviv by a young Palestinian.
Eight soldiers have been killed in Somalia and a further three are injured after a roadside bomb attack in a remote town in the semi-autonomous state of Puntland.
Italian-born author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann has been shot at her Kenyan ranch and airlifted for treatment after herders invaded in search of pasture to save their animals from drought.
Islamic State (IS) militants have attacked an Iraqi police base in a town that is being used as a staging ground for the Mosul offensive, killing at least one policeman.
North Korea recently detained a US citizen, officials said on Sunday, in the latest case of an American being held in the country.
Erin Moran, who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi, has been found dead.
A passenger on an American Airlines plane has said a flight attendant nearly hit a baby as he took a pushchair from a passenger who was holding the child.
Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen have advanced to the French presidential run-off vote, overhauling the country's political system and setting up a showdown over its participation in the European Union.
Apprentices no more, Donald Trump's sons, now at the helm of the Trump Organisation, are eyeing ways to use the new lease on the family fame by expanding the brand into parts of the United States that embrace their father.
Global finance leaders have dropped a sharp condemnation of trade protectionism and references to climate change from a closing statement at the spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
American Airlines has grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation after taking a baby stroller away from a passenger.
Pope Francis has comforted the sister of an elderly French priest who was slain by Islamic militants as the pontiff paid tribute to the courage of modern-day Christian martyrs.
Missiles struck a hospital in Syria's northern rebel-held province, putting the facility built underground for protection out of service and killing a number of its staff, opposition activists said on Saturday.
A man with a knife has been arrested by police at Gare du Nord station in Paris.
Scientists have joined students and research advocates in a series of rallies across the world to push back against what they say are mounting attacks on science.
Two teenagers have been killed in an avalanche in western Romania after the country was hit by a blast of wintry weather.
Early voting has begun overseas in France's most nail-biting election in generations.
One-hundred-and-eleven asylum seekers were discovered hidden in the back of a lorry by border police in Romania.
The leader of an Islamic State "sleeper cell" and one of its group have been killed in a shoot-out with police, Russia's National Anti-Terrorism Committee said.
Thirteen passengers on board a ferry were injured when their boat slammed into a concrete breakwater at a port on the Canary Islands.
Germany's best-known nationalist politician has called on members of Alternative for Germany to endorse her more pragmatic course instead of turning the party into a "fundamental opposition".
Drivers in Pyongyang are scrambling to fill up their tanks as petrol stations begin limiting services, or even closing, amid concerns of a spreading shortage.
Qatar has secured the release of 26 hostages, including members of the ruling family, who have spent over a year in captivity after a highly complex and sensitive negotiation.
More than 100 army personnel have been killed or wounded after gunmen wearing army uniforms stormed a military compound in Afghanistan.
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