Microsoft reveals plans to cut up to 1,850 jobs as part of efforts to scale back its smartphone business.
Australia's deputy PM says he's "pulling strings" in Johnny Depp's head, after the actor says he is "inbred with a tomato", in the ongoing dog-smuggling saga.
Angry petrol queues in France as social conflict ramps up
A section of the embankment of the River Arno in central Florence collapses, sending part of the road and at least 20 cars into a newly formed ditch.
A Brussels chief of police spends the night in hospital with concussion after a rioter punches him in the head from behind during a protest.
On-demand video streaming services face a call that at least 20% of the catalogues they offer to EU subscribers should be made locally.
A South African school apologises for setting an exam question using a satirical cartoon of President Jacob Zuma floating in a pool full of money.
A 15-year-old Malaysian boy has the parasitic foetus of his twin removed from his stomach, the state news agency reports.
The controversial right-wing politician Avigdor Lieberman is to be named Israel's defence minister after agreeing to join the governing coalition.
US President Barack Obama briefly beatboxed before an impromptu performance by Vietnamese rapper Suboi as he took part in a meeting in Ho Chi Minh City.
A news crew has been filming tornados outside Dodge City in Kansas. At least two people were injured in severe storms.
Anti-Islam protesters in Germany complain about non-white children's photos on Kinder chocolates - but the images are childhood photos of the national football team.
Turkey has long term ambitions of joining the European Union but its "voyage to the EU is an extremely long one" explains Mark Lowen.
Greece agrees a deal to get further funds from its international creditors as eurozone finance ministers hail a "breakthrough".
Authorities have fired pepper spray and used smoke grenades at violent protests outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico on Tuesday night.
An article on Chinese state media that said Taiwan's new leader Tsai Ing-wen has an "extremist style" because she is single prompts outrage online.
Around 100 classic cars were driven through Santa Fe as part of a celebration of lowriders.
A three-story building has collapsed after flooding in the Rongxian county of China's southern Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.
Dosing farm animals with antibiotics increases greenhouse gas emissions from cow dung, research suggests.
Carmakers Toyota and Volkswagen have struck separate partnerships with rideshare companies Uber and Gett.