British Prime Minister Theresa May said Brexit talks with EU President Donald Tusk on Friday had been “very positive”, but admitted there was still work to do to reach a deal.
Police rushed to London’s busy Oxford Street shopping district on Friday after reports that shots had been fired, sparking fears of a terror incident and leaving 16 people hurt as panic swept the area.
Lionel Messi insisted he was getting better with age after receiving the European Golden Shoe award for the fourth time on Friday.
A Russian scientific commission will investigate reports of radioactive pollution almost 1,000 times above normal levels in the southern Urals, state nuclear company Rosatom said Friday.
A circus tiger was found wandering the streets of Paris on Friday, affecting public transport and bringing emergency services rushing to the area before being shot dead by its owner who was then taken into custody, French police said.
A week after the death of Cosa Nostra boss Toto Riina, key figures in Italy’s judiciary and police have warned the mafia’s tentacles are extending into the virtual world.
Conditions for Rohingya refugees to safely return to Myanmar from Bangladesh are not in place, the UN said Friday, a day after the two countries announced repatriation would begin in two months.
China launched a nationwide investigation into its kindergartens on Friday after parents at a Beijing preschool said toddlers had apparent needle marks and were given mysterious pills — sparking outrage days after another daycare scandal.
Nicknamed “the Crocodile” for his ruthlessness, Emmerson Mnangagwa who took over Friday as Zimbabwe’s president, is a hardliner with ties to the military who could prove as authoritarian as his mentor Robert Mugabe.
The South African Supreme Court has given former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius a harsher prison term for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
A crisis surrounding Ireland’s deputy prime minister was on Friday threatening the country’s minority government and throwing key Brexit negotiations into confusion.