Hong Kong stocks inched up slightly Tuesday, a day after recording their worst day in months as violence escalated in the city.
A top United Nations official has warned of "serious implications for human rights" in parts of Myanmar after the government shut down mobile data networks.
Twitter has apologized for suspending accounts that were critical of the Chinese government's response to the Tiananmen Square protests of June 4, 1989.
The funeral of murdered journalist Lyra McKee on Wednesday drew leaders from across British and Irish politics, in a church service aimed at healing divisions.
Israeli soldiers shot a blindfolded, handcuffed Palestinian teenager who had been arrested on suspicion of taking part in disturbances as he tried to flee.
A 57-year-old woman who was arrested Tuesday in connection with the investigation into the murder of Northern Ireland journalist Lyra McKee was released several hours later, police said.
When the luxury Shangri-La hotel opened in Colombo in late 2017, it pointed to the relative calm that had emerged in the aftermath of Sri Lanka's decadeslong civil war.
A Kennewick man is accused of assaulting a woman at an apartment while refusing to let her leave.
Youth around the world are less violent where corporal punishment is banned, according to an analysis of data from 88 countries, territories and protectorate states published Monday in the health journal BMJ.
The US government announced new sanctions Thursday against three Nicaraguan individuals in connection with ongoing violence and corruption.
Thursday marks the anniversaries of both the Waco Branch Davidian siege and the Oklahoma City bombing, just two of the tragic events that scar April in American history.
A Palestinian journalist was among nine people killed as confrontations Friday between Palestinian protesters and Israeli forces along the Israel-Gaza border turned violent.
Senator Bernie Sanders said he doesn't believe the official response from Israeli authorities.
Democratic congressman Tom Suozzi is facing criticism after comments he made last week were interpreted as a suggestion of violence against President Donald Trump.