MADRID -- Seven people suspected of being involved in stealing five paintings by the Irish-born painter Francis Bacon worth more than 25 million euros ($27.8 million) have been arrested, Spanish police said Saturday.
TEHRAN, Iran -- An online report in Iran says authorities have arrested eight people for producing allegedly "obscene" music videos.
One man was killed and several people, including children, were injured Saturday as lightning strikes hit parts of Europe, including a park in Paris and a football pitch in Germany.
A week of shipwrecks and death in the Mediterranean culminated Sunday with harrowing testimony from migrant survivors who said another 500 people including 40 children had drowned, bringing the number of feared dead to 700.
Five Ukrainian soldiers and two rebel fighters have been killed in fresh clashes between government forces and pro-Russian separatists in the country's east, the military said Sunday.
At least three people were still missing on Sunday after torrential rain in the central U.S. states of Texas and Kansas flooded rivers, washed out roads and left four people dead.
Elite Iraqi troops were poised Sunday to assault one of the Islamic State group's most emblematic bastions, Fallujah, as the jihadists counterattacked in both Iraq and neighboring Syria.
Venezuelan officials and opposition foes have held separate secret meetings in the Dominican Republic with a group of ex-world leaders seeking a way out of political crisis, officials said Saturday, as an ex-military reserve leader was shot dead.
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni vowed to cut military and security ties with North Korea in line with U.N. sanctions imposed following Pyongyang's nuclear and missile tests, a Seoul official said Sunday.
Italian Marine Salvatore Girone arrives at his home in Bari, southern Italy, Saturday, May 28. India's top court has allowed Italian Marine Salvatore Girone to return home while international arbitration takes place over a 2012 fatal shooting of...............