A top security aide for President Emmanuel Macron, caught on camera beating a protester, has been detained and is being questioned by authorities, while the president's office has begun the process of firing him after a public backlash.
Russia’s social media blitz to influence the 2016 U.S. election was part of a global “phenomenon” in which governments and political parties used Internet platforms to spread junk news and disinformation, an Oxford University study has found.
Swedish prime minister says the government is ready to take all necessary means to put out the dozens of raging wildfires across with international help from several European nations in what are described as Sweden's most serious wildfires in decades.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and South Korea's foreign minister are briefing the U.N. Security Council on President Donald Trump's historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Seoul's dialogue with Pyongyang.
Revelations that the most respected U.S. cardinal repeatedly sexually abused both boys and adult seminarians has raised questions about who in the Catholic Church hierarchy knew, and what Pope Francis is going to do about it.
Israel military says it has carried out "wide-scale" airstrikes and deployed tanks against militant sites in Gaza killing four Palestinians after gunmen shot at soldiers near the border, officials said.
Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May found little sympathy Friday from the European Union's 27 other nations in her quest for more flexibility as the clock wound toward a deadline in the Brexit divorce proceedings.
Syrian state media says rebels in the country's southwest Quneitra province have started departing for northwest Syria, after giving up their fight against government forces along the frontier with Israel.
Members of a Thai youth soccer team, who were trapped in a flooded cave for more than a week, held a news conference on Wednesday before they were set to return to their homes. It was the boys' first opportunity to speak directly to the media.