Boko Haram slaughters 48 fish vendors

Suspected Boko Haram extremists ambushed and slaughtered 48 fish vendors near Nigeria's border with Chad, the head of their association said,.

Baby abandoned in drain for 5 days

An Australian mother was on Monday charged with attempted murder after her newborn baby was found crying at the bottom of a roadside drain.

Iraqi forces retake ground from IS

Iraqi security forces and pro-government fighters on Sunday retook areas from jihadists near the Iranian border, security officials said.

Boy (12) killed by police in Cleveland

Police in the US city of Cleveland shot and killed a 12-year-old boy who was in a playground waving around a replica gun.