1. Iran warns Israel, US of 'devastating revenge'
The deputy head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards warns the US and Israeli leaders to expect a "devastating" response from Tehran, accusing them of involvement in an attack on a military parade in the city of Ahvaz.
2. Last migrant rescue ship in central Med rejected
The last charity search and rescue ship attempting to find refugees and migrants in the central Mediterranean has had its registration revoked.
3. Battle over Kavanaugh heats up on Capitol Hill
US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said on Monday he would not step aside after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct decades ago, with President Donald Trump and fellow Republicans showing no sign of relenting in their push for his Senate confirmation.
4. World shares wobble on fears of long US-China trade war
Asian shares stumbled in holiday-thinned trading on Monday as China's decision to cancel talks with the United States reinforced fears of a protracted trade war with neither side willing to back down.
5. Indian sailor rescued from yacht stranded off Australian coast
The yacht of an Indian sailor was seen stranded at sea off the coast of Australia before he was rescued on Monday.