A German of Somali origin is suspected to have been the suicide bomber who struck a hotel in Somalia, an intelligence officer says.
Shares in mainland China have recorded their biggest one-day fall for more than eight years following a sell-off towards the end of the trading day.
A suspected outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome temporarily shuts a Manchester hospital's A&E unit.
There are an estimated 76 million cases of food poisoning in the United States every year. A small fraction of these illnesses lead to hospitalization and death, but the vast majority usually just lead to a wretched day on the toilet.
Turkey has requested a special Nato meeting to discuss military operations against the Islamic State (IS) group and PKK Kurdish separatists - Paul Adams asks what it will achieve.
The families of two 14-year-old boys who went missing on a fishing trip off the Florida coast believe they'll be found, one of the boys' mothers said Monday morning.
The US and Turkey are working on plans to oust Islamic State (IS) fighters from a strip along the Turkish-Syria border, officials say.
In an effort to prop up its stock market, Chinese regulators said they are continuing their purchase of shares.
A Saudi-led coalition resumes air strikes in Yemen, hours after a humanitarian truce came into effect.
A digital performance by American rapper Chief Keef has been halted by police.
FUKUSHIMA, Japan - Relatives of a 102-year-old man who committed suicide in Fukushima in 2011 said Monday they will fil...
The Catalonia region of Spain has seen its biggest forest fire this year, with more than 1,200 hectares burned in less than 24 hours.
Republican presidential candidate and Lousiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is calling for tougher gun laws after a man with a history of mental illness killed two and injured seven people in a movie theater in Jindal's state.
The US President Barack Obama has been giving many speeches to Kenyan people in the last few days. Here are 12 things he reveals about his family and outlook.
US President Barack Obama says attacks on him by Republican presidential candidates are "outrageous" and would be "ridiculous if it weren't so sad".
US President Barack Obama praises Ethiopia as an "outstanding partner" in the fight against militant Islamists and calls for rights improvements.
South Africa's embattled police chief criticises a judge-led inquiry which blamed her officers for the killing of 34 miners in Marikana.