July 18 was former President and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela's 100th birth anniversary, and to mark the anniversary a set of limited edition bank notes and gold coins was launched in South Africa's capital of Pretoria.
The Turkish government has ended the nationwide state of emergency which was imposed two years ago, state media said.
A Russian gun rights enthusiast who built a network of powerful Republican contacts under the direction of a Kremlin power-broker was ordered held without bond Wednesday after FBI counterintelligence agents accused her of conspiring to infiltrate the US government.
There’s a load of bling buried in the Earth. More than a quadrillion tons of diamonds to be exact — or one thousand times more than one trillion
British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday her government had begun negotiations with the European Union based on her hard-won Brexit plan, pressing on with a proposal criticized by both wings of her Conservative Party.
Sweden says it has mobilized all available resources to put out dozens of wildfires raging across the country.
Nineteen people died when a boat carrying 150 migrants sank off the coast of northern Cyprus and rescuers were searching for 25 other people, Turkey’s coast guard said on Wednesday.