Floods caused by two days of torrential rains have left five people dead in Haiti and more than 10,000 homes inundated, authorities said Thursday.
Former “boss of bosses” Toto Riina, one of the most feared Godfathers in the history of the Sicilian Mafia, died early Friday after battling cancer, Italian media reported.
Zimbabweans weigh an uncertain future without their President after the army took power and placed the 93-year-old veteran, once seen as a liberation hero, under house arrest.
Michael Schumacher’s Grand Prix-Winning Ferrari sold for $7.5 million in New York on Thursday, setting an auction record for a modern-era Formula One car, Sotheby’s said.
UN member-states on Thursday urged Myanmar authorities to end a military campaign against the Muslim Rohingya in a resolution adopted despite opposition from China, Russia and some regional neighbours.
A triumph of marketing over aesthetics? Or the legitimate cost of owning a Da Vinci? The sale of a Renaissance portrait of Jesus Christ for nearly half a billion dollars has stunned the art world.
Animal rights groups on Thursday strongly criticized President Donald Trump’s administration for allowing the import of Zimbabwean elephant hunting trophies.
The Agua Azul waterfalls in southern Mexico are a playground of bright turquoise water cascading over limestone steps.
Zimbabwe was plunged into one of the worst crises in its post-independence history when the army took control of the country on Wednesday.
At least 15 people died on Wednesday after a freak overnight downpour with the force of a “waterfall” flooded three towns in Greece, officials said.
A North Korean soldier shot multiple times while defecting to the South is in a stable condition but riddled with parasites that could complicate his chances of survival, his doctor said Thursday.