The American was part of a monitoring mission for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe.
Spanish authorities say 13 passengers aboard a ferry were injured when the boat slammed into a sea wall at a port on the Canary Islands.
A passenger ferry has crashed into a pier in the Canary Islands, causing an oil slick from damaged underwater fuel pipes.
The sporting world is mourning the death of the Italian cycling champion Michele Scarponi.
One person has been killed and several wounded in an explosion in a police compound in Turkey's southeastern city of Diyarbakir. Officials say it appears to have been an accident.
A driver in south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region drove his off-road vehicle into a street lamp after arguing with his wife on the phone.
An Ethiopian maid who survived a fall from the seventh floor of a building in Kuwait's Sabah el-Salem area while her employer filmed has explained that she wasn't trying to commit suicide.
Bereaved families are hoping to find the last nine bodies still missing after the South Korean ferry sank in 2014 with the loss of 304 lives.
A passenger plane has caught fire on landing at an airport near the town of Jauja in central Peru.
The Sewol has been brought back above the waves after foundering almost three years ago with the loss of more than 300 lives.
Emergency workers in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa searched through a mountain of garbage for the fifth consecutive day on Thursday as the death toll from a landslide at a rubbish landfill site ro
A passenger on a flight from Beijing to Melbourne has been injured by her flaming headphones.
At least 38 people have been killed and a dozen more injured in northern Haiti when a bus drove into pedestrians while fleeing from a separate accident.
Turkish media say the helicopter was carrying senior business executives
Two people have died and two others injured when a bridge collapsed onto a busy motorway near Ancona, Italy.
Memorial events have taken place on both sides of the English channel to mark the 30th anniversary of the Zeebrugge ferry disaster.
At least 11 people have been injured after a float collapsed during Rio's world-famous Carnival Parade. It comes after a float belonging to the Paraiso de Tuiuti samba school crashed on Sunday, injuri
At least a dozen people have been injured, one seriously, following a float crash at Rio de Janeiro’s world famous carnival parade.
Nearly 30 people have been injured after a pickup truck ploughed into a crowd watching the main Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans.
A Flybe flight carrying 59 passengers from Edinburgh to Amsterdam Schiphol has had to be evacuated after a landing gear reportedly failed to deploy.
An Australian model, Ethan Turnbull, and his friend rushed to the aid of a group of young people after they fell through the ice on a pond in Central Park, New…
This is the moment CCTV captured a man being knocked to the ground by a stray tyre.
A train has derailed shortly after leaving the Belgian city of Leuven, killing at least one person and injuring dozens more.
A mother and child were knocked off a sloping road in China on Sunday (February 12) by a reversing jeep that went out of control, a surveillance video shows.