Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed at…

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China

Germany marks 75th anniversary of plot to kill…

Germany is marking the 75th anniversary of the most famous plot to kill Adolf Hitler, paying tribute to those who were executed for trying, but failing, to assassinate the Nazi dictator

Netanyahu Becomes Longest-Serving Israeli Prime…

But Netanyahu faces a new election in September.

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend Cairo flights

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo for unspecified reasons related to security and safety

Iran says its seizure of British ship a…

Iran's seizure of a British oil tanker was a response to Britain's role in impounding an Iranian supertanker first, senior officials said Saturday

Iran Says Tanker Used Wrong Lane To Enter Strait…

Other countries are hoping to de-escalate the situation.

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Hong Kong police seize explosives as rival camps…

Police in Hong Kong have raided a homemade-explosives manufacturing lab ahead of another weekend of protests in the semi-autonomous Chinese city

Russian capsule carrying 3 docks with space…

A Russian space capsule with three astronauts aboard has docked with the International Space after a fast-track trip to the orbiting laboratory

Brazil's President Claims Rain Forest…

The space agency — which monitors deforestation via satellite — said its accuracy rate is over 95 percent.

Trump's bail offer for jailed rapper rings hollow…

Trump's offer to vouch for bail for jailed rapper A$AP Rocky rings hollow in Sweden, a country with no bail

US Woman, Boyfriend Found by Canadian Highway

A double-murder in Canada has police scouring a remote area and reporters floating theories from random violence to serial killer, the Charlotte Observer reports. Chynna Deese, a 24-year-old American, was visiting her boyfriend Lucas Fowler, 23, in British Columbia when their remains were found Monday on a desolate stretch of...

U.S. Is Sending Troops, Equipment To Saudi Arabia

Defense officials told CNN the Pentagon will deploy the troops to the Prince Sultan Air Base.

The Latest: UK rejects Iran's 'tit for tat' view…

The U.K.'s foreign secretary says the seizing of a British-flagged tanker by Iran's Revolutionary Guard "raises very serious questions about the security of British shipping and indeed international shipping" in the Strait of Hormuz

Vatican college space holds bones of dozens…

A genetics expert retained by the family of a Vatican girl who went missing in 1983 said a cavernous underground space near a Vatican cemetery holds thousands of bones that appear to be from dozens of individuals both "adult and non-adult"

U.K. Says Iran Seized 2 Of Its Oil Tankers In The…

The U.K. says Iran captured two of its oil tankers, but a "semi-official" local outlet disputes that one of the vessels was seized at all.

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Mother Is 'Traumatized' by Treatment After Misdiagnosis

A British mother has gone to medical-treatment hell and back after being misdiagnosed with breast cancer, the BBC reports. Sarah Boyle, 28, was needlessly given chemotherapy and a double mastectomy. "Being told I had cancer was awful, but then to go through all of the treatment and surgery to then...

Barring of Moscow council candidates draws 12,000…

About 12,000 people have turned out to protest the Moscow election commission's decision to reject several opposition figures as candidates in the Russian capital's city council election

U.K. Lawmakers May Appeal To The Queen To Stop A…

The plan would involve asking the queen to be the country's representative at the next EU summit.

Funeral service held for 86 Muslims killed by…

Several thousand people have attended a mass funeral service in northwestern Bosnia for 86 Muslims who were slain by the Serbs in one of the worst killings of the country's 1992-95 war

Why the Extinct Mammoth Could Become 'Endangered'

The last woolly mammoth died about 4,000 years ago. So why on earth might an international organization bestow protected status on the species? Because fossils are popping up so frequently in thawing Siberia that what the Guardian likens to a "gold rush" is developing among unregulated prospectors. To keep...

Athens Rattled By 5.1 Magnitude Earthquake

The quake's epicenter was about 14 miles away from the city.

Monsoon flooding death toll climbs to 164 in…

The death toll in monsoon flooding in South Asia has climbed past 160 as millions of people and animals continue to face the brunt in three countries

Iran tanker seizure linked to earlier act by UK…

Iran's tanker seizure seems closely linked to British action against Iranian supertanker on July 4

What A Japan-South Korea Trade Fight Could Mean…

Japan and South Korea are on the brink of a serious trade dispute that could upset the global tech industry.

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Britain Warns of 'Robust' Response to Iran

Iran's seizure of a British oil tanker appears to be a tit-for-tat response to the seizure of an Iranian tanker earlier this month. Still, the British foreign secretary warned Saturday that Iran is on a "dangerous path of illegal and destabilizing behavior," reports the Guardian . Jeremy Hunt also promised a...

Trump: I Spoke to Kanye, Will Help A$AP Rocky

President Trump is on the case—the A$AP Rocky case. The rapper, whose detention in Sweden caused an uproar last week , was on Friday ordered to be held at least until July 25, NBC News reports; he was first arrested July 2 after an alleged street fight. But Trump says...

Poll Shows Mexican Residents Are Losing Their…

The continued influx of people from Central America has Mexican citizens on edge, says a Washington Post/Reforma poll.