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Stage set for showdown as Trump to meet Congress
The US Speaker of the House Paul Ryan appears to be setting up a showdown with Donald Trump on Russia.
British woman impaled by umbrella on windy US beach
A woman from London was impaled by a beach umbrella after it flew towards her due to strong winds on the US east coast, police have said.
'Mini tsunami' hits Majorca and Menorca, flooding beaches and restaurants
A "mini tsunami" has caused flooding on the Spanish islands of Majorca and Menorca.
Mother Teresa shelters investigated after 'children sold'
Several homes run by a religious group founded by Mother Teresa are to be investigated after a nun was arrested over allegations that youngsters in their care had been sold.
China's most expensive film is withdrawn after it flops
The most expensive movie ever made in China has been pulled after making just £5.5m ($7m/49.5m yuan) at the box office in its opening weekend.
Tom Cruise in latest Mission: Impossible movie: 'You can't say no to him'
Tom Cruise is renowned for performing all his own stunts in Mission: Impossible.
Italy gives France red card over Mona Lisa stunt
The Louvre Museum in Paris has infuriated Italians by tweeting a doctored image of the Mona Lisa wearing a French jersey - hours after the country's World Cup win.
New spacecraft 'delayed' in latest setback for Russia
Russia's next-generation spacecraft, Federation, is facing more delays and will now not be tested until 2025, according to reports.
Horror for Netflix as it misses subscriber targets
Netflix shares plunged in after-hours trading in New York after the company's latest results signalled it was facing stronger competition for customers.
European Union signs its biggest ever trade deal after striking agreement with Japan
The European Union's largest ever trade deal has been signed with Japan.