Rescue teams have begun the desperate search for survivors after an avalanche hit a group of high school students and teachers climbing in central Japan.
The British prime minister has addressed the UK Parliament the morning after the terror attack on Westminster.
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.
Britain’s security level remains at “severe”, its second highest state of alert, following the Westminster terror attack.
A teenage student has opened fire at a high school in southern France, injuring several people including his head teacher.
At least three people have been injured in a shooting at a secondary school in Grasse, southern France, on Thursday lunchtime.
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.
In Syria warplanes have bombed rebel-held towns east of Damascus, striking residential areas where less than 24 hours earlier Russia declared a ceasefire.
Gunmen dressed as doctors have attacked a military hospital in an area close to the US embassy in Kabul. They are fighting with security forces inside the building in the Afghan capital.
As the battle for Mosul rages, tens of thousands of civilians flee the bloodshed.
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More bodies have been found in the buried ruins of a hotel in central Italy, razed by an avalanche a week ago today.
The first funerals for victims killed in the hotel Rigopiano in central Italy, which was destroyed by an avalanche last week, have been held.
Six people have been killed in central Italy after a rescue helicopter crashed.
Rescue workers face treacherous conditions as they fight against time and the elements to find survivors after an avalanche struck a luxury mountain hotel in central Italy, hours after a series of str
Impossible to reach by car, emergency workers have been trying to access the Hotel Rigopiano by alternative methods.
Mass murderer Charles Manson is reportedly seriously ill in hospital.
As police in Turkey extend their manhunt for the gunman who attacked a nightclub, details have emerged about some of the 39 people killed that night.
The search has resumed for 17 people reported missing after a ferry fire off the coast of Indonesia. At least five ships and a number of smaller craft have been deployed in the search, according to of
Some survivors of the Istanbul nightclub shooting rampage say they were lucky to escape
Revellers at the Reina club, one of Istanbul’s best known nightspots, had no idea of the horror that was to follow as they counted down to 2017.
A fire on board a ferry in Indonesia has killed at least 23 people.
Security services had been on heightened alert for New Year in Turkey and across Europe.
Just hours before a ceasefire came into effect in Syria, amateur footage captured the terrifying aftermath of an airstrike on a school in the rebel-held area of Arbin, Damascus, which is reported to h