At least seven people were killed and over 2 million households cut off power by a ferocious storm that hammered northeastern United States with powerful winds, relentless rain and historic flooding.
Thousands of Spaniards joined a rally in Barcelona called by a grassroots group that uses humour to mock Catalonia's separatist push.
People in Kyoto turned up to the historic Shimogamo Shrine on Saturday to mark Girls' Day
The British sporting legend was the first man to run a mile in under four minutes.
Italy international footballer and Fiorentina captain Davide Astori found dead aged 31, club says in a statement.
The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says pro-government forces have recaptured 10 percent of the embattled rebel enclave.
The centre-left party announced on Sunday that it would form a coalition with Angela Merkel's conservatives, giving the Chancellor her fourth term in office
Voting is underway on Sunday but political gridlock is expected to be the outcome