The remote island of Flatey, off the west coast of Iceland, came first in Big 7 Travel's list of the world's top 50 islands for 2019.
British and European Union negotiators are locked in secret talks in Brussels, a final desperate attempt to nail down a Brexit deal before a crunch summit starting on 17 October.
A man digging a grave in northern India has found a newborn girl buried alive, police say, in the latest case to shine a spotlight on female infanticide in the country.
Petr Cech made his debut for the UK ice hockey team Guildford Phoenix a memorable one, producing a shutout and saving two penalties in the shoot-out.
Snapchat confirmed Monday morning that users are experiencing issues with sending photos and chats to users. The company says it's working on it.
A new session of parliament has opened on Monday in the UK with the Queen's speech.
A black woman has been fatally shot by a white Fort Worth, Texas, officer inside her home, authorities have said. WATCH NOW.
Buddhist devotees light candles at a pagoda during the Thadingyut festival in Kalaw of in the south of Shan state. (Sai Aung Main, AFP)
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Ecuador's president and indigenous leaders have reached an agreement to end nearly two weeks of violent protests against austerity measures put in place to obtain a multi-billion-dollar loan from the IMF.
All US troops in northern Syria have been ordered to leave the country in the face of Turkey's attacks on Kurds in the region, a US official says.
A trio of American economists won the Nobel Economics Prize for their work in the fight against poverty, including novel initiatives in education and healthcare, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences says.
New Zealand will establish a team of investigators dedicated solely to tackling online extremism, as it moves to address failures exposed by the Christchurch mosques massacre, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says.
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Teens are pledging to not have children until governments address climate change.
Mercedes-Benz have now upgraded its GLC with a host of new changes.
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UK's parliament is set to fill up again as the Queen's Speech is delivered.
Queen Elizabeth II is reportedly angry at the recent behaviour of both Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his predecessor David Cameron.
An unprecedented blackout that plunged millions of Californians into the darkness for days is over.
Thousands of people in Myanmar gather to pay their respects to Buddha at Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda for the Thadingyut festival of lights.
Democrat Adam Schiff says he's committed to protecting whistleblower in impeachment probes | Ecuador govt withdraws order on fuel subsidies after violent protests; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.
Hong Kong riot police spent much of Sunday afternoon skirmishing with groups of masked pro-democracy protesters who held flashmob gatherings in multiple locations - although crowds were smaller and less violent than recent weekends.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Iran following a request from the United States and Saudi Arabia for him to try to defuse rising tensions in the Gulf.
Protesters in Ecuador have attacked a television station and newspaper, the outlets said, as violence in the capital city Quito prompted President Lenin Moreno to impose a curfew and military control. WATCH NOW.
A gunman has opened fire at a church holding a funeral in a small town in New Hampshire, injuring several people before being taken into custody.
President Donald Trump has recently escalated his attacks on his favorite media outlet — Fox News — in a highly public fashion.
Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has slammed into Japan, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to issue their highest level of disaster warning over "unprecedented" downpours that caused flooding and landslides.
US President Donald Trump told a Minneapolis rally that Joe Biden, one of the Democratic frontrunners vying to challenge him in next year's elections, had only been a good vice president because "he understood how to kiss Barack Obama's ass".
Presidents Andrew Johnson in 1868 and Bill Clinton in 1998 were both impeached, while Richard Nixon resigned before he could be impeached in 1974.
Much of California was on high alert as wind-driven wildfires tore through the state's south, forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands of people and destroying multiple structures and homes.
Donald Trump on Friday named State Department number two John Sullivan to be the US ambassador to Russia, making the veteran Republican a key player in the US president's complicated relationship with Moscow.
After electrifying a Minnesota crowd with at times shockingly crude attacks on Democratic opponents, President Donald Trump prepared Friday to rally supporters for a second straight day as he tried turning his impeachment scandal into fuel for reelec
Alexei Leonov, a legendary Soviet cosmonaut who was the first man to perform a spacewalk in 1965, died in Moscow, aged 85, after a long illness.
The UK and EU are set to enter a new phase of detailed Brexit negotiations as hopes of a prospect deal increase.
Hopes are rising that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson could get a Brexit deal in the coming days but it remains a tough ask - and his options if he fails are limited.
Monday, April 15, 2019. When an alarm goes off in the early evening at Notre-Dame cathedral in central Paris, there is no immediate sense of panic.
The Pentagon said Sunday President Donald Trump had ordered the withdrawal of up to 1 000 troops from northern Syria. WATCH NOW.
Poland's governing right-wing populist party has won an absolute majority in general elections, official results show.
Trump last week claimed that the US had moved some of the "most dangerous" ISIS prisoners but US officials told The New York Times that wasn't true.
The clip shows a fake "Trump" attacking reporters, shooting them at point-blank range, and smiling at the massacre.
France says it is "worried" after Kurdish authorities reported that hundreds of relatives of foreign jihadists had escaped from a displacement camp in northern Syria, under Turkish assault.
A majority of women in Europe have suffered gender-based or sexual violence at work, according to a study across five countries.
Pro-Ankara fighters taking part in a Turkish offensive on Kurdish-held border towns in Syria "executed" at least nine civilians including a female politician, a monitor has said.
Software engineer Yi Yin was fired by Facebook on Monday after the company expressed concerns about his public discussion of a colleague's suicide.
Trump has used the economy to defend himself during the impeachment inquiry. But top economists say the economy isn't doing as well as he says.
US President Donald Trump has announced that acting US homeland security chief Kevin McAleenan has resigned, becoming the latest in a long list of top officials to leave the administration.
Powerful Typhoon Hagibis has claimed its first victim even before making landfall, as Japanese weather authorities issued a top-level emergency rain warning and millions were issued non-compulsory evacuation orders.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson jokes about Brexit whilst painting with schoolchildren.
The former US ambassador to Ukraine has reportedly told impeachment investigators that President Donald Trump had sought her removal for months, and that she was eventually pushed out on "false claims" by questionable actors.
A freight train smashed into a bus in Mexico Friday, killing eight people and injuring seven, authorities said.
United States President Donald Trump gave his administration authority to impose new sanctions on Turkey but is not moving ahead with them yet, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.
South Korea's army says it will cut its force by 100 000 in the next three years in the face of a shrinking population.
European police seized drugs worth 85m euros and arrested hundreds of suspects during a continent-wide sweep last month, Europol announced.
Chinese leagues, streaming services, sponsors, and partners, have cut ties with the Rockets and the NBA in response to the tweet.
According to state news agency IRNA, the tanker, named as the SABITY, was hit while sailing about 60 miles from the Saudi Arabian port city of Jeddah.
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