Cochran was in Europe with his wife Melissa to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary, and had been due to return to the US on Thursday.
A car has mowed down pedestrians near the Houses of Parliament, injuring many. Inside the grounds a man stabbed a policeman before being shot.
Belgium's Royal Family is leading commemorations of the suicide attacks at Brussels airport and metro station that claimed 32 lives.
One year ago Belgium was reeling from an attack by three suicide bombers on Brussels airport and a metro station in the capital.
The former IRA commander turned politician died overnight at the age of 66.
Sinn Fein confirms the death of Martin McGuinness, who went from IRA commander to Northern Ireland peacemaker and leading figure in the province's power-sharing government.
A car owner had a lucky escape in Peru as he tried to cross a swollen river.
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
Joni Sledge, one of the members of the group Sister Sledge, has died at the age of 60.
Two people have died and two others injured when a bridge collapsed onto a busy motorway near Ancona, Italy.
At least 49 people are confirmed dead and dozens are wounded following a gun and bomb attack on a military hospital in Kabul.
The country has declared three days of national mourning after at least 22 young girls died in a fire at a home for vulnerable teenagers and children. Police are investigating claims of arson.
Officials in the UK say there is no need for further inquiries into the death of the 53-year-old, who rose to stardom in the 1980s with his group Wham!, before embarking on a successful solo career.
Memorial events have taken place on both sides of the English channel to mark the 30th anniversary of the Zeebrugge ferry disaster.
The exact cause of death of the late Hollywood actor Bill Paxton has been revealed with the publishing of his death certificate.
A retired policeman told a Senate hearing in the Philippines on Monday that he killed nearly 200 people as part of a “death squad” under the country’s now President, Rodrigo…
In a shallow grave, Philippine soldiers have found the remains of a German man beheaded by IS-linked militants Abu Sayaff last week.
The remains of hundreds of babies, ranging from new-borns to three-year-old toddlers, have been confirmed as lying in the sewers of a former church-run home for unmarried mothers in Ireland.
Tributes have been pouring in for Raymond Kopa, the stylish playmaker and poster boy for a generation of footballers, who has passed away.
An SOS has been sent out by the UN over the growing threat posed by a drought in Kenya.