Police in western Mexico have found the bullet-ridden bodies of 15 men crammed into a pickup truck left on a roadside
In countries around the world people are switching off the lights in a global call for unity on the importance of addressing climate change.
Nigeria's police chief says another girl who was abducted from a school in Dapchi last month is being brought back by her kidnappers
Greek police in the northern city of Thessaloniki say they have arrested 3 Pakistanis in their early 20s who held 21 migrants hostage in a warehouse on the outskirts of the city, demanding money to release them
Young people have told the Vatican they want a more transparent and authentic Catholic Church, where women play a greater leadership role and where obeying unreachable moral standards isn't the price of admission
Polish officials held prayers and ceremonies honoring Poles who gave shelter and aid to Jews during the Holocaust as the country for the first time marked a new national holiday in their memory
A French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage is being honored as a national hero of "exceptional courage and selflessness."
Calls for greater gun control in the U.S. have reached as far as the Eiffel Tower, where 100 demonstrators demanded "Protect children, not guns!"
Prosecutors in the northern Mexico border state of Chihuahua have arrested an ex-prosecutor and two other former officials for abuse of authority, accusing them of failing to properly investigate the killings of eight women