A national unity government has been called for in Israel after exit polls provided no clear winner in the country's second general election of 2019.
The US government is suing Edward Snowden over his new book, saying it "violates non-disclosure agreements".
France is to give free iodine tablets to more people living near the country's 19 nuclear plants.
A gas explosion caused a fire at a Russian research centre which is reported to hold one of the world's largest collections of deadly viruses - including Ebola, HIV and smallpox.
The attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities originated from inside Iran, according to US media reports.
Israelis return to the polls with the world asking: is this the end of the Netanyahu era?
British immigration officials have warned migrants in northern France they are being lied to by people smugglers promising them a better life in the UK.
Iran has acknowledged for the first time that is it detaining three Australian nationals on spying charges, including two who have dual British citizenship
A replica of Captain Cook's ship Endeavour has been banned from docking at a village in New Zealand after an outcry from the local Maori community, according to reports in the country.
An elderly British couple have appeared in court in Portugal accused of smuggling cocaine worth £1m on a luxury cruise ship.
Researchers claim they have developed software that can identify cyber bullies and trolls on Twitter with 90% accuracy.
At least 24 people have been killed and at least 30 injured after a suicide bomber targeted a campaign rally for Afghan President Ashraf Ghani.
A Mexican tycoon has been arrested on manslaughter charges over the death of his 11-year-old son during a family boating trip.
Facebook has refuted suggestions that its upcoming cryptocurrency could threaten existing monies and banks.
A new Saturday Night Live comedian has been axed from the show before his first appearance after a video emerged of him making "offensive, hurtful and unacceptable" slurs about Chinese people.
A 10-year-old girl has died after being infected with a brain-eating amoeba while swimming in a river.
A newly detected neutron star is the biggest ever discovered, and astronomers say it is right at the limit of collapsing itself into a black hole.
The first exit polls following Israel's second general election of 2019 show the results are too close to call.
Elon Musk has said he did not intend to accuse a diver who helped rescue 12 Thai boys from a cave of being a paedophile - despite calling him a "pedo guy".