Film star Johnny Depp and his actress wife Amber Heard are to divorce, US court documents reveal.
A couple of campers describe the moment three lions explored their campsite and licked their tent.
Police in Bolivia use water cannons against disabled protesters who tried to breach a roadblock to demand an increase in state benefits.
A set of stamps celebrating 50 years of British rock group Pink Floyd have been unveiled by Royal Mail.
Half-a-century of Guyana's gifts to the world
Death of Taliban leader could boost opium trade
Ethiopia's rescue mission after cross-border kidnapping
Will populism push Europe away from economic orthodoxy?
Girl's story prompts suicide debate in Russia
Ex-porn star turned Bollywood actress moves into erotic fiction
A new film tells the story of a Japanese man who survived the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and dedicated his life to identifying the American POW victims.
Eleven US states file a lawsuit challenging the Obama administration's recent efforts to expand the rights of transgender students.
Opium production has long been a problem in Taliban-controlled areas of Afghanistan, but it is also grown in many government-controlled regions.
Fresh street rallies were held in Venezuela on Wednesday, as protesters voiced their discontent about President Nicolas Maduro, who they want ousted from office.
South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley has signed into law a bill that bans most abortions in the state after 20 weeks.
The deadly capsizing of a migrant boat in the Mediterranean is caught on camera by the Italian navy as it rescues 550 people.
Top Azerbaijan journalist Khadija Ismayilova, whose case was taken up by Amal Clooney, is freed from jail on the order of the supreme court.
Is self-interest behind island's 'mutiny' against Australia?
Millions of tiny, parasitic wasps are deployed across 24 US states to stop the spread of the tree-killing emerald ash borer.
Russia has freed jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko, who became a symbol of resistance against Moscow.