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Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel
A luxury Kabul hotel is under siege as gunmen and suicide attackers entered the building, killing and taking guests hostage.
British tourists in Jamaica warned to stay in resorts after shootings lead to state of emergency
British tourists have been told to stay in their resorts in Montego Bay in Jamaica after a spate of deadly shootings.
US Government deadlock as Republicans and Democrats in blame game
Donald Trump will not negotiate with his rivals over the US government shutdown until they "stop playing games", the White House has insisted.
Canadian billionaires were 'murdered', say private detectives
A leading tycoon who made billions in the pharmaceutical business was murdered along with his wife, private investigators hired by the couple's children have claimed.
Russian police find crocodile in basement during weapons search
Police got a nasty surprise when they were searching a home for weapons - and found a crocodile in the basement.
Australia bushfires: 1,000 flee Royal National Park in Sydney
Around 1,000 people were reportedly forced to flee from an Australian national park as two bushfires burned out of control.
Winter Olympics 2018: North Korea will send 22 athletes to South Korea for five events
North Korea will send 22 athletes to next month's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang where they will join South Korean teammates as they march together at the opening ceremony, organisers say.
Undersea volcanoes from millions of years ago found off Australia's coast
Scientists have discovered volcanoes from millions of years ago under the sea south of Australia.
Ice Maidens become first all-female group to cross Antarctica
Six British soldiers have become the first all-female group to cross the Antarctic using nothing but muscle power.
Disgraced former US Olympics gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar faces accusers
A former doctor for the US Olympic gymnastics team was told "the tables have turned" as dozens of his sexual abuse accusers faced him down in court.