But the White House dismisses the comments by North Korea's foreign minister as "absurd".
The German chancellor is set for a fourth term despite losing a million votes to nationalists.
A "yes" victory is expected in an independence referendum strongly opposed by Baghdad.
The US president says his words about protests at sport events had "nothing to do with race".
Prince Harry and his girlfriend Meghan Markle are seen holding hands at the Invictus Games.
The ex-congressman is sentenced to 21 months in prison for sending explicit messages to a teen.
Millions of US citizens are without electricity, clean water, medicine, or communications.
The UN human rights agency says it has documented arbitrary arrests and torture in the region.
The senior presidential adviser is ordered to preserve all his private emails for the inquiry.
Lawyers for an alleged kidnapper of Chloe Ayling tell a court hearing the case could be a "sham".
Mount Agung on Bali is an active volcano that may be about to erupt for the first time in 54 years.
The deadly attack is seen as a big blow to Nigeria's efforts to promote tourism.
President Andrzej Duda withdraws a plan to give him the final say on top judicial appointments.
The bride and groom were getting their photo taken when they saw a young boy struggling to swim in a river.
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