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Pakistan oil tanker inferno kills 153 as vehicle explodes while people collect fuel
An overturned oil tanker has burst into flames in Pakistan, killing at least 153 people who had rushed to the scene - many to collect leaking fuel, an official said.
Yemen cholera outbreak now 'worst in the world'
The cholera outbreak in Yemen has now become the worst in the world, the United Nations says.
Spain forest fire: More than 1,500 evacuated
Around 1,500 people have been evacuated from homes, campsites and hotels after a forest fire erupted in southern Spain.
Crowd catches girl who falls from theme park ride
A teenage girl has plunged eight metres (25ft) from a halted theme park ride into a crowd of people trying to catch her.
China landslide buries village leaving 10 dead and 93 missing
Rescue workers have pulled 10 bodies out of piles of rock and mud and were still searching for 93 people after a massive landslide struck in southwestern China.
Los Angeles gets its new tallest skyscraper
America's tallest building west of the Mississippi River has opened its doors in Los Angeles.
Terror leader wanted by FBI 'goes on the run' in the Philippines
The man said to be Islamic State's leader in southeast Asia - and one of America's most wanted terrorists - appears to have gone on the run after a five-week battle in the Philippines.
Ageing Russia offers new opportunities for older models
Down at Kap's Studios, in a hipster complex in central Moscow, two top models are getting ready for a shoot.
UK to keep duty-free access for developing countries post-Brexit
Britain will maintain duty-free access to its markets once it has left the European Union for goods from dozens of developing countries.
Families plead with Islamic State to leave bloody Mosul
It is hard to appreciate how dreadful Mosul's old city has become.