A Syrian surface-to-air missile exploded in southern Israel on Thursday, the Israeli military said, in an incident that triggered warning sirens in an area near the secret nuclear reactor Dimona.
Just as the guilty verdict was about to be read in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, the Ohio police officer shot and killed a black teenager in broad daylight during a confrontation.
A car bomb had exploded at an Iraqi police recruiting center at Kisak, west of Pakistan, killing at least four people and wounding 11 others, officials said.
At least 24 patients with COVID-19 in western India died on Wednesday when the supply of oxygen to their ventilators stopped, amid a nationwide shortage of gas and an increase in infection.
The number of Covid-19 patients in intensive care hospitals in France remained above 5,900 people on Wednesday, showing only a very small decrease, according to figures published by the country's health authorities.
After years of being a climate deviant due to Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement, the United States will steer global negotiations as it convenes tomorrow's two-day summit on climate change.
Police detained at least 300 people in protests across Russia in support of the imprisoned Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Wednesday, said the OVD Info protest the monitoring group.
U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday launched a comprehensive investigation into police work in Minneapolis after a jury ruled that former city police officer Derek Chauvin murdered George Floyd.
President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday strongly warned the Western world against further encroaching on Russia's security interests, saying Moscow's response would be "quick and tough" and make those guilty feel bitterly sorry for their…
A manned SpaceX mission to the International Space Station has been postponed by one day due to weather concerns, NASA said on Wednesday.
The European Super League can no longer continue, Juventus boss Andrea Agnelli confirmed on Wednesday, as Spain's Atletico Madrid, Italy's Inter Milan and six English teams abandoned the breakaway competition after intense criticism.
France plans to lift travel restrictions and facilitate a nationwide curfew on May 2 on expectations that daily cases of Covid-19 will soon begin to fall, a source close to the presidency told AFP.
The youthful general Mahamat Idriss Deby, who was watching over his father as head of the presidential guard, wore dark branded glasses that hid a powerful character with a past and personality that was little known to the public.
A South Korean court on Wednesday upheld Japan's state immunity from dismissing a lawsuit filed by a group of women…
The European Union reached a preliminary climate agreement that would make the bloc 27 nations climate-neutral by…
Alexei Navalny's doctors were again denied access to the imprisoned Kremlin critic on Tuesday because lawyers for the hunger-striking opposition figure said he was "very weak" and demanded he be transferred to a civilian hospital.