Paul Whelan, an American man accused of spying in Russia, was charged with espionage and faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted, Russian news agency Interfax reported Thursday.
A 16-year-old boy stabbed two Church of Scientology members outside the organization's headquarters in Sydney, Australia, killing one and injuring another on Thursday, police said.
A man heard screaming "why don't you die?" drew a swift police response New Year's Day -- but when cops saw the corpse, they had to have been more than a little bugged at making the trip.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is expected to ring in the New Year with an annual address to highlight top priorities he has for the rogue, but increasingly less hostile, nation amid a deadlock in denuclearization talks with the United States.
An Australian couple encountered a strange sight when they spotted a dozen venomous cane toads appearing to hitch a ride on the back of an 11.5-foot python — but the pair soon found out they'd accidentally stumbled upon an Outback orgy. Or, an attempted one.
French newspaper Le Monde apologized to its readers after the publication put out a cover with French President Emmanuel Macron that had a stark resemblance to a 2017 Harper’s Magazine cover with German dictator Adolf Hitler.
An 8-year-old Guatemalan boy who died in U.S. custody joined his father on a journey to travel to the U.S. border after hearing rumors that migrant parents who had a child with them would be allowed into America, the boy’s stepsister said Wednesday.
Two South Korean tourists drowned earlier this week after their wives’ golf cart hit the buggy they were in, causing it to topple into a river in Thailand, officials said.
Three British tourists, including a child, were killed and four others were seriously injured after their Jeep crashed while crossing a high bridge in Iceland on Thursday, police said.
A British neo-Nazi couple who named their son after Adolf Hitler was sentenced Tuesday to several years in prison for being part of a terrorist group.
A Brazilian man, dubbed the “Sweeney Todd” cannibal, his wife and mistress were sentenced to 71 years in prison after they killed women and mixed their flesh into pastries that they ate and handed out to neighbors, reports said.
North Korea once again lashed out on the U.S. and accused the State Department of “blocking the path to denuclearization” forever by strengthening sanctions amid stalemate talks between Pyongyang and Washington in recent months.
A body believed to be the British backpacker who vanished more than a week ago in New Zealand was found Sunday, police said as they charged a man in her murder.
China could 'take hostages' and is almost certain to retaliate against the United States after the stunning arrest of a top Chinese tech executive for allegedly trying to skirt sanctions on Iran.
An Australian man who was the subject of the “Teacher’s Pet” podcast, which garnered global attention surrounding the 1982 disappearance of his wife, was arrested Wednesday and is expected to be charged with her murder, police said.
China announced it was cracking down on increasingly extravagant and over-the-top weddings in the country, urging people to “integrate core socialist values” and incorporate the “Xi Jinping Thought” instead.
Employees at a Canadian jewelry store took matters into their own hands and fended off would-be robbers with swords doing a robbery attempt in broad daylight, police said.
Two California teens and their Mexican friend were killed execution-style early Sunday at an apartment complex in Mexico during a trip to the country on Black Friday, reports said.
A mother and her 10-month-old daughter were mauled to death by a grizzly bear while the 37-year-old was spending her maternity leave at a remote cabin in Canada, officials said.
South Korean president Moon Jae-in unveiled the puppies that were born from one of the dogs given by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as “peace gifts” in September.