Pope Francis has departed for a two-day visit to Egypt but faces criticism from church conservatives for meeting Islamic religious leaders after a spate of deadly attacks against Christians. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). more
British police 'foil terror plot'

British police say they have thwarted an active terrorism plot after a woman was shot during an armed raid on a house in north London.

Detainees found in 'secret cell' in Philippines

A dozen people have been found stuffed inside a closet-sized cell hidden behind a book shelf in a Philippine police station, triggering further alarm about abuse under President Rodrigo Dute ...

Venezuelans march to remember victims of protest violence

The wife of a jailed opposition Venezuelan joins protesters in Caracas to mourn those killed in violence whilst denouncing the government of President Nicolas Maduro. Rough cut (no reporter ...

Protesters storm into Macedonia parliament, Social Democratic leader injured

Protesters stormed into Macedonia's parliament and the leader of the Social Democrats was injured in a fistfight after his party and ethnic Albanian allies voted to elect an Albanian as parl ...

Crabs invade Cuba's Bay of Pigs

Millions of landcrabs march for days in an annual journey to the bay on Cuba's southern coast to spawn in the sea.

Protests as U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korea

South Koreans clash with police as the U.S. military starts moving parts of the controversial THAAD anti-missile defence system to a deployment site.

Korean and US forces hold drills

The Republic of Korea and US militaries hold an integrated live fire drill.

Los Angeles declares April 25 'La La Land Day'

Los Angeles declares April 25 "La La Land Day" in honor of the musical comedy film whose success shone a spotlight on the City of Angels.

U.S. moves to deploy THAAD in South Korea, sparking protests

The U.S. military began moving parts of its controversial THAAD anti-missile system to a deployment site in South Korea amid tension over the North's nuclear program.