North Korea defector wakes after being shot cro...The soldier, wounded on the border with the South, is now talking to doctors and watching TV.
Russia denies nuclear accident after radioactiv...The weather service says the levels of a radioactive isotope were nearly 1,000 times normal levels.
Russian boy's WW2 speech to German MPs stirs we...A wave of abuse targets a Russian boy who told German MPs that some Nazi soldiers "died innocently".
US arrests ex-Hong Kong and Senegal officials i...The defendants stand accused of wiring almost a million dollars through New York's banking system.
Talking turkeyUS President Donald Trump will pardon his first turkey on Tuesday - either "Wishbone" or "Drumsti...
Argentina missing submarine: Concern grows afte...The search steps up again as weather improves near where the Argentine boat vanished last week.
Nigeria suicide bombing kills 50 in Adamawa stateThe bomber struck inside a mosque packed with worshippers in eastern Adamawa state.
NZ minister orders probe into 'impossible' math...Students are reportedly left in tears by tough questions in maths papers.
Egypt singer held for 'inciting debauchery' in ...Shyma, who was filmed eating a banana while in her underwear, is held for "inciting debauchery".
Syria: Putin renews call for political deal in ...Russian leader says military action is "wrapping up", as Syria's president makes a surprise trip.