A tropical storm in China has left 10 people dead and 11 missing, reports said Monday, after it lashed Taiwan with typhoon-grade winds and rain.
For student Wei Zexi, the lure of a miracle cure was hard to resist.
China on Monday repeated its position that sovereign countries should resolve disputes through direct dialogue, one day before the Hague ruling of the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) arbitration case.
The Dallas gunman is thought to have been plotting a major bomb attack, authorities said Sunday after 200 were arrested in a new night of protests over police violence against blacks.
WASHINGTON, United States - A father accidentally shot and killed his 14-year-old son at a Florida gun range on Sunday, police said.
RIYADH - Suicide bombers struck three cities across Saudi Arabia on Monday, killing at least four security officers in an apparently coordinated campaign of attacks as Saudis prepared to break their fast on the penultimate day of the holy month of Ramadan.
DHAKA/KUALA LUMPUR - Until late 2014, Nibras Islam appeared to acquaintances to be a typical student: fun-loving, in and out of love, and keen on sport, especially soccer. Women found him handsome.
NEW YORK - A 19-year-old man was seriously injured, and may have lost a foot, after landing on what appeared to be an amateur explosive or firework in New York's Central Park on Sunday, officials said.
A tiger attacked and killed a zookeeper in its cage at a Spanish animal park Saturday, the local Red Cross service said.
The lead singer of a Mexican folk band famous for its "narco ballads" about drug trafficking was shot Saturday in an upscale Mexico City neighborhood, the city prosecutor's office said.