The family of the African American man whose death has triggered days of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina has released dramatic video of the police shooting. Warning: The video contains graphic footage.
A manhunt was underway after a gunman killed at least three people and wounded two others late Friday during a shooting at a mall in the US state of Washington.
Three police officers were killed by a bomb buried beneath a road in Thailand's far south, authorities said, as peace talks appear to falter in the insurgency-plagued region.
A small girl has been pulled out alive from the rubble after Syrian and Russian aircraft pounded rebel-held areas of Aleppo. Watch the incredible rescue here.
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights has expressed "deep concern" over increasing attacks against civilians in Yemen with a total of 180 civilians killed in one month, raising the death toll to nearly 4000 since March 2015.
23 September 2016, 15:15
Eight Russian firefighters were killed as they battled a blaze at a warehouse in eastern Moscow, authorities said Friday, in the latest deadly fire to hit the capital.
23 September 2016, 13:49
Protesters massed on Charlotte's streets for a third night in the latest sign of mounting pressure for police to release video that could resolve wildly different accounts of the shooting of a black man.
23 September 2016, 12:10
South Korea ruled out giving aid to flood-hit North Korea, saying leader Kim Jong-Un would claim credit for any assistance following what Pyongyang calls the "worst disaster" since World War II.
23 September 2016, 10:15
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are preparing to square off for their first presidential debate, a hotly anticipated cage match between a political veteran and an inveterate showman that seems likely to smash US television records.
23 September 2016, 08:24
Donald Trump warns African-American protesters that their outrage was creating suffering in their own community, as he tries to walk a line between his law-and-order toughness and new minority outreach.
23 September 2016, 07:04
Yahoo said Thursday a massive attack on its network in 2014 allowed hackers to steal data from half a billion users and may have been "state sponsored."
22 September 2016, 19:53
The mayor of Charlotte says some police video capturing the moments when an officer fatally shot a black man will eventually be released, but that the timing depends on how the investigation progresses.
22 September 2016, 18:03
A quiz-show champion who has appeared on the long-running BBC show Eggheads has been arrested on suspicion of committing murder in the Netherlands.
22 September 2016, 16:58
A "minister" in Syria's opposition government was among at least 12 people killed in a car bomb attack in the south of the country, the body's spokesman said.
22 September 2016, 15:36
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto partly blamed Donald Trump or the peso's fall and he admitted he may have been too quick to hold an unpopular meeting with him.
22 September 2016, 14:26
The Russian Emergencies Ministry says 3 people have died when one of its helicopters crashed near Moscow.
22 September 2016, 13:15
Baltimore County officials say a man who fought with officers over the weekend has died at a hospital.
22 September 2016, 10:36
Authorities tried to quell public anger and correct what they characterised as false information as Charlotte dealt with a second night of violent protests.
22 September 2016, 07:04
South Korea's government is asking Samsung Electronics to extend the refund period for its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones that have been subject to an unprecedented recall.
21 September 2016, 19:59
Police say all schools on the small Canadian province of Prince Edward Island have been evacuated because of a 'potential threat'.
21 September 2016, 18:47
Drug smugglers employ very creative methods to get their loads across the US-Mexico border.
21 September 2016, 17:14
Police say an 11-year-old Georgia girl who took a knife to school told officers she needed the weapon to fend off clowns.
21 September 2016, 16:18
A California man was sentenced on Tuesday to two years in jail for punching an elderly man at a store in a dispute over Nutella samples.
21 September 2016, 15:11
Police say a woman in Florida threw boiling water on her 2-month-old son's father as he lay on a bed with the newborn
21 September 2016, 13:24
Torrential rains have triggered floods and landslides on the Indonesian island of Java, killing at least 19 villagers