A British man said by Islamic State to have detonated a suicide bomb attacking Iraqi forces in Mosul is former Guantanamo Bay detainee Ronald Fiddler, Sky sources have said.
Donald Trump has publicly condemned for the first time recent anti-Semitic threats in the US as "horrible and painful".
Three men have been arrested in France by anti-terror police.
Five million in South Sudan, six in Somalia - half the population in the Yemen, 14 million, facing starvation in the future.
The bodies of at least 74 migrants have been washed ashore in western Libya, in the latest tragedy along the dangerous trafficking route to Europe.
Almost 1.4 million children "are at imminent risk of death" this year from famine in South Sudan, Nigeria, Somalia and Yemen, the UN children's agency has warned.
A man has been arrested by Spanish police after driving a truck filled with gas canisters the wrong way on a major road.
An Israeli soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian attacker as he was lying on the floor has been sentenced to 18 months in jail.
France's far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has cancelled a meeting with Lebanon's Grand Mufti after refusing to wear a headscarf.
Richard Spencer credits himself with coining the term alt-right.
Stephen Feller and Doug G. WareFeb. 20 (UPI) -- Four Americans, including a retired agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation, were killed Tuesday in a plane crash in Australia, authorities said.
Doug G. WareFeb. 21 (UPI) -- Lawmakers barely passed a bill Tuesday to decriminalize marijuana cultivation in the Netherlands, but it's expected to face a bigger hurdle in the upper house.
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 21 (UPI) -- A blunt editorial published in a Chinese state tabloid suggested South Korean conglomerate Lotte should abandon its businesses.
Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 21 (UPI) -- The head of an election monitoring group in Ecuador during Sunday's presidential election rejected accusations of fraud following the delay of results.
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 21 (UPI) -- North Koreans recently interviewed by CNN said they are aware U.S. President Donald Trump has taken the oath of office.
Ed AdamczykFeb. 21 (UPI) -- Ukrainian billionaire Dmitro Firtash can be extradited to the United States to face corruption charges, an Austrian court ruled.
Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 21 (UPI) -- A riot broke out in the Swedish neighborhood of Rinkeby in northern Stockholm, where riots in 2010 and 2013 also occurred, police said.
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 21 (UPI) -- Malaysia's ambassador to North Korea is returning home after being recalled.
Ed AdamczykFeb. 21 (UPI) -- The Nigerian insurgent group Boko Haram recruited 2,000 children to fight in 2016, a United Nations report released Tuesday said.
Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 21 (UPI) -- A bodyboarder, identified as 26-year-old former shark spotter Alexandre Naussance, died after a shark bit him in the leg off the coast of Reunion Island.
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 21 (UPI) -- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations is calling for dialogue with China.
Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 21 (UPI) -- A judge sentenced Israeli Sgt. Elor Azaria, convicted of manslaughter for fatally shooting a knife-wielding Palestinian, to 18 months in a military prison.
Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 21 (UPI) -- India's National Institute of Oceanography said the volcano on the uninhabited Barren Island is once again active after scientists saw lava and rising smoke.
Ed AdamczykFeb. 21 (UPI) -- At least 74 migrants' bodies washed ashore in Libya after their boat sank while crossing the Mediterranean Sea, aid workers said Tuesday.
Stephen FellerFeb. 21 (UPI) -- Five people are dead and at least 10 injured after three suicide bombers attempted to attack a local court in Pakistan, emergency officials said.
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 20 (UPI) -- A United Nations group of experts is recommending North Korea's violations continue to be referred to the International Criminal Court.
Doug G. WareFeb. 20 (UPI) -- A Russian billionaire's super-yacht was impounded in Gibraltar because he still owes millions of dollars on it, officials said Monday.
Elizabeth ShimFeb. 20 (UPI) -- The Chinese government filed a complaint with Seoul, saying several Chinese nationals were denied entry to the South Korean resort island of Jeju.
Allen ConeFeb. 20 (UPI) -- Iran banned private drones over Tehran because of safety concerns after two devices were shot at, according to the general in charge of securing the airspace.
Andrew V. PestanoFeb. 20 (UPI) -- A red telephone personally used by Adolph Hitler during World War II sold for $243,000 in an auction in Maryland.