Twenty sculptors from all over the world compete for three days and three nights to bring gigantic blocks of ice to life during the 28th edition of Valloire's ice sculpture competition, in France's Savoy region.
Thousands of students skip school in Belgium to join a march demanding action on climate change.
Olympic medallist snowboarder Max Parrot has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma, a form of cancer. He will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season. The 24-year-old from Bromont, Que., was diagnosed Dec. 21 after undergoing a biopsy 10 days ea...
A car bomb exploded at a police academy in Colombia's capital Bogota on Thursday, killing at least nine people and wounding over 20 in an attack that prompted fears of a return to the country's violent past.
President Donald Trump unveiled a revamped U.S. missile defense strategy on Thursday that called North Korea an ongoing and "extraordinary threat," seven months after he declared the threat posed by Pyongyang had been eliminated.
During a press conference from the site of an apparent car bomb, Colombian President Ivan Duque classifies it as a "terrorist act" and says that those responsible "will not go unpunished."
Hundreds of Honduran migrants, including several children, start their trek early morning to leave Guatemala City and head towards the Mexican border, in the hopes of reaching the US.
Phoenix police say a newborn baby girl was found dead in a women's restroom inside an Amazon distribution center. Investigators have located and spoken with the mother.
Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, said on Thursday he paid a firm to manipulate online polling data “at the direction of and for the sole benefit of” Trump. Jonah Green is on the story.
Colombia's attorney general announces that authorities have fully identified the man who detonated a car with 80 kilos of explosive at a police academy in Bogota, causing nine deaths and 54 injuries.
With G-strings and push-up bras losing their allure as ultra sexiness gives ways to comfort, and the whole idea of seduction being questioned, designers are grappling with how to be interesting without objectifying women.
The Duke of Edinburgh has been involved in a road accident while driving close to the Sandringham Estate.
Colombian President Ivan Duque arrives at the scene of an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital that has left at least eight people dead and 10 injured, the defense ministry said.
Ronald Ngeno was inside the DusitD2 business complex in Nairobi when the terror attack started.
Hilary Benn calls on the PM to rule out no-deal and to change her red lines.
Michigan State University’s board says interim president John Engler’s resignation is effective immediately. The board acted a day after Engler announced his resignation amid fallout from the case of convicted sexual abuser Larry Nassar
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi defended her suggestion to postpone the president's State of the Union address as long as the partial government shutdown continues.
During an appearance at the Pentagon, President Donald Trump said "our goal is simple: that we can detect and destroy" any incoming missile. Part of the new strategy is to create a level of sensors in space.
Spanish emergency services were on Thursday working to rescue a toddler trapped in a well since Sunday (January 13).The two-year-old boy was seen falling into the well as his family walked through a private estate in Totalan, Malaga, in southern Spai
The partial government shutdown that began Dec. 22 caused roughly 420,000 federal employees to work without pay. This week, the IRS said it will recall thousands of workers to handle tax returns.
President Donald Trump Thursday rolled out a new strategy for an aggressive space-based missile defense system. In remarks at the Pentagon, he also slammed Democrats over the government shutdown and continued his push for a southern border wall.
Relatives gather at the scene an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital that has left at least eight people dead and 10 injured, the defense ministry said.
The secretary general of Tunisia's powerful UGTT trade union, Noureddine Taboubi, gives a speech in front of a crowd gathered in front of the union's headquarters in Tunis, as a major strike takes effect in the country. The Tunisian General Labour...
Dogs, cats and even a hamster were blessed outside a Madrid church on Thursday morning, to celebrate the Feast of St Anthony the Abbot, Spain's patron saint of animals.
Britain's last-minute scramble to shape its exit from the EU, its biggest policy upheaval in half a century, hit the rocks on Thursday as Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn dug in their heels for competing visions.
Police and rescue services are at the scene an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital that has left at least eight people dead and 10 injured, the defense ministry said.
Pet-owners and their furry friends flocked to the Church of San Anton in central Madrid, to receive the traditional blessing on the day of Saint Anthony, the Patron Saint of Animals.
Chelsea are set to add some much-needed firepower by reuniting manager Maurizio Sarri with Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to widespread reports.
Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom has set the date for MPs to debate the Government's Brexit Plan B after the Prime Minister's original deal suffered a historic defeat on Tuesday.
Mounting dangers on Mexican roads have fuelled a booming new business as the trucking industry seeks to fight back: welcome to the world of armoured and bullet-proof trailer trucks.
Ottawa has confirmed the death of Canadian mining executive Kirk Woodman in Burkina Faso. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada is working on the investigation with authorities in the west African country.
Colombian President Ivan Duque vows that his country "will not bow to violence" after an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in capital Bogota left at least five people dead and 10 injured, according to the city's mayor.
Video shows 11 abandoned cats being rescued from sealed boxes.
Florida Republican Senator Rick Scott is defending President Donald Trump's decision to reject a short-term fix to the partial government shutdown, indicating that he thinks Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is not acting in good faith.
Bogota Mayor Enrique Penalosa confirms there have been at least five dead in an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital and at least 10 injured.
Dozens of men rode horses through a bonfire in the small Spanish village of San Bartolome de Pinares in the northwest of Madrid. The event was held in honour of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of animals. The age-old tradition, called ‘Luminarias'...
"If we don't start thinking about it now, our options in the future will rapidly diminish." A recent study shows that at least 60 percent of all wild coffee species will be under threat of extinction in 70 years. #coffeeArabica #climatechange #ex...
In a rare case that's surprised doctors, a pregnant woman who was infected with ebola virus has now given birth to a healthy baby.
Financial adviser Sara Zollo says it's still important for people with lower incomes, or who are struggling with debt, to think about investment planning and saving.
A new trend is on the rise after beauty bloggers claimed it can boost shine and reduce frizz - champagne! A Russian barber has now started treating his clients with the beverage as his salon in Moscow.
Arlene Foster says the backstop needs to be dealt with "in a very clear way"
The Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin answers questions on Hayat Tahrir al Sham taking control over Idlib and northwestern Aleppo. Residents of the region are worried that the recent events could lead to a new round of air strikes by th...
It's been a busy week for the House of Commons and the Speaker, John Bercow. We look at Mr Bercow's best bellows across the house.
Ethnic violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo killed at least 890 over just three days in December 2018, the UN says. #DRC #Congo
Kenyans are outraged over the international media coverage of the #Nairobi attack, and many have taken to social media to call out the "double standards and arrogance". #Nairobi #Kenya #AlShabaab
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a welcoming ceremony in front of the Palace of Serbia in Belgrade as he kicks of his state visit to the country.
EU's chief Brexit negotiator says the red lines were put in place by the UK not them and that if they are willing to move them, they will move too.