The condition of human remains recovered from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 suggests an explosion brought the plane down, a senior Egyptian forensic official told the Associated Press on Tuesday.
With the onset of higher spring temperatures, some women have sought to shed all or parts of the often stifling Islamic uniform, which has brought the morality police back onto the streets of Tehran.
Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has defended David Cameron after he was recorded calling Afghanistan and Nigeria "fantastically corrupt", saying the PM was "merely stating a fact".
After a bitter campaign, the Labour Party's Sadiq Khan won London's mayoral race early Saturday and made history as the first Muslim elected to lead a major Western capital city.
President Barack Obama will get one last chance to poke fun at fellow politicians, the press and himself at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner on Saturday night.
A Bangladeshi employee of the U.S. embassy - who also was a gay rights activist - was hacked to death by a group of unidentified attackers in Dhaka Monday, along with a friend.
Canada will introduce legislation next year to decriminalize and legalize the sale of marijuana, making the country the first G7 member to permit widespread use of the substance.
A woman lost in an Arizona forest for nine days survived by drinking pond water, eating wild plants and spelling out "HELP" on the ground with sticks, authorities said Tuesday.
Uber has agreed to pay up to $25 million to California-based prosecutors to settle a case in which the ride sharing giant is accused of misleading consumers around the safety of its service.