The Latest on the tensions on the Korean Peninsula (all times local):
While the obesity rate among children in rich countries may have peaked, kids in developing countries are increasingly putting on unhealthy pounds, according to research released Tuesday.
A Brazilian lawmaker is recommending that his colleagues vote against putting President Michel Temer on trial on charges of leading a criminal organization and obstructing justice.
The verdict came as the U.S. and Turkey are locked in a dispute over the recent arrest of a U.S. Consulate employee in Istanbul.
Algeria’s ailing president has made a rare public appearance amid renewed speculation about whether he is fit to run the country.
Resentment was already simmering, but the killing in a Christian village has triggered a nationwide backlash.
The prime ministers of Russia and Algeria want further global efforts to coordinate oil production cuts to push up prices.
The audit is designed to be an accessible online tool for citizens to judge how well the government is doing.
Michelle Suarez has become Uruguay’s first transgender senator.
Sears Canada Inc. is seeking court approval to liquidate its roughly 130 remaining stores.
The Czech Republic’s prime minister has condemned the president’s rejection of European Union sanctions against Russia over the Ukraine crisis.
France’s interior minister wants tougher action on detaining and deporting illegal migrants, after a Tunisian migrant fatally stabbed two women at a Marseille train station in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.
Israel’s defense minister says the Hezbollah militant group controls Lebanon’s army.
Official: Spanish govt doesn’t accept validation of banned Catalan referendum or ‘implicit’ independence declaration.
The Latest on Liberia’s election (all times local):
An Egyptian has been honored with one of the most prestigious awards granted to human rights defenders but was unable to accept the prize in person because of a travel ban linked to his work documenting abuses.
Sri Lanka police have arrested three prominent opposition lawmakers, including the son of former president, for leading a protest against government plans to privatize an airport named after the former strongman.
Opposition leader in Catalan parliament says regional president’s speech ‘is a coup’ and has no support in Europe.
Activists say the Trump administration has signaled a more accommodating stance on new construction.
Special session of Catalonia’s parliament that could determine whether the region breaks away from Spain is underway.