16090Spanish police storm Catalan government buildings to stop independence referendum
2561British kayaker continued into Amazon despite being warned "of the dangers she faced". "She was shot twice with a 20-gauge sawn-off shotgun and dumped in the river."
1992Russia is reportedly going around sanctions and supplying North Korea with fuel
1728Lightning storms triggered by exhaust from cargo ships - Ships spewing soot into the ocean air are causing extra lightning strikes along busy maritime routes. It's a bizarre example of how human activities can change the weather.
2732China, home to 80% of Bitcoin Hashing Power, Bans Bitcoin Executives From Leaving the Country. Miners "Preparing for the Worst"
1386Duterte to son Paolo: I ordered cops to kill you if you're into drugs
35182Trump is using money donated to his re-election campaign and the RNC to pay for his lawyers in the probe of alleged Russian interference in the U.S. election
440Apple is cutting down on how many cookies advertisers can force on to your devices, with changes coming to iPhones, iPads and Macs. The advertisers, naturally, are not happy
1409British attack drone prevents ISIS public execution in Syria by firing missile at event
350With the North Korean nuclear crisis looming large, 51 countries on Wednesday were to sign a new treaty outlawing nuclear weapons that has been fiercely opposed by the United States and other nuclear powers
1456At least 100 children' missing after school collapses in Mexico earthquake
4263Erdogan: Trump apologized to me over brawl between Turkish bodyguards and protesters
54721A major earthquake shakes Mexico City
435WHO warns the world is running out of antibiotics
116Iran's President Rouhani fires back at Trump over nuclear deal in UN speech, saying US actions 'destroy credibility'
328UK police arrest three in Wales over London train bomb attack
174Desperate night search in Mexico school, other ruins as quake deaths pass 200
117Neo-Nazi turned 'Islamic State' supporter goes on trial in Germany for bomb plans: A neo-Nazi who then became a radical Islamist faces trial in Germany over alleged plans to bomb police and soldiers. Three other defendants stand accused of aiding and abetting the plans.
385A new Pakistani political party controlled by an Islamist with a $10 million U.S. bounty on his head is backing a candidate in a by-election, in what a former senior army officer says is a key step in a military-proposed plan to mainstream militant groups.
49Hurricane Maria: 100 percent of Puerto Rico without power
77A college in Ontario, Canada, to be the first to offer post secondary certification in marijuana production
110From Russia with fuel - North Korean ships may be undermining sanctions
48Germany election: U.S. right-wing voices meddling more than Russia
4156Brazilian judge approves 'gay conversion therapy', sparking national outrage
515Magnitude 5.1 earthquake in Wellington
330Bahrain’s king denounces boycott of Israel, says citizens free to visit Israel
35North Korea’s Kim keeps teen sex slaves, executes musicians with anti-aircraft guns, defector reveals
1403Germany's 'first wild bison in 250 years' shot by authorities
2594Trump’s pick for Russian ambassador: 'No question' Moscow interfered in US election
23Japan earthquake: Magnitude 6.1 tremors hit east coast
17792Norway's pension fund is now worth $1,000,000,000,000
2736Taiwan suspends oil exports to North Korea, imports of clothing
23Iranian President attacks Trump's threat to scrap Iran deal and calls him a a 'rogue newcomer'
49HTC is halting trade of its shares in anticipation of expected takeover by Google
21Catalan president says Madrid is suspending region’s autonomy
23North Korea may face total destruction if US comes to defend itself: Donald Trump
16No babies named Nigel were born in the UK in 2016
22Brazilians are losing faith in democracy and considering a return to military rule
20SpaceX seeks to trademark the name ‘Starlink’ for satellite broadband network: 'The company’s satellite unit is working stealthily to develop a constellation of thousands of satellites that would be launched into low Earth orbit.'
17BBC News: Whole of Puerto Rico without power