"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
Police charge two parents in California after 13 siblings, some shackled to beds, are found at the family's home in the city of Perris.
Part of group of 200 arrests made in southern Germany and Italy in cross-border joint operation with Italian anti-mafia police.
The interior ministry reports at least 237 people have been arrested as anti-government protests turn violent.
Held captive by a Taliban-linked group for almost five years, Boyle faces several charges, including forcible confinement.
Russia’s security service says an individual has been detained on suspicion of carrying out the bombing that injured 13 people this week.
Former Egyptian leader, who was overthrown in 2013, is already serving multiple jail terms on charges of causing the death of protesters and spying for Qatar
The crew of a French-run plane were held for 48 hours by police in Buenos Aires after the daughter of a former Argentine minister complained a fellow passenger masturbated next to her, according to a source close to the investigation
Saudi clampdown reportedly widens. More reports emerge of detentions for alleged corruption.
The centenary weekend of the 1917 October Revolution has seen protests and scores of arrests in Moscow.
The 17th century victory over Polish-Lithuanian forces heralds the start of modern Russia, celebrated in Unity Day.
Greek counter terrorism officers have arrested a man in connection with a number of parcel bombs sent to EU officials in March 2017.
A Palestinian man was arrested by mistake last week after Facebook’s automatic translation software wrongly translated a post on his page.
Police say nationwide raids uncovered thousands of disturbing images of children.
Spain threatens to put Catalonia under direct central rule if region doesn't abandon independence drive by Thursday
An Italian anti-terrorism squad arrested 25-year-old Anis Hannachi in Ferrara, Italy
United Arab Emirates
The tourist was arrested for public indecency after touching a man to avoid spilling a drink on him.
The trial of 20 executives and staff members of Turkish daily Cumhuriyet resumes in Turkey on Monday.
Junior economy minister has been arrested as police searches for documents linked to the Catalan independence referendum.
UK police detain a man in Wales in connection with Parsons Green tube attack