Washington Navy Yard on lockdown

The Navy Yard in Washington was put on lockdown on Thursday amid unconfirmed reports of an active gunman in the military facility.

Eight arrested over Tunisia massacre

Tunisia has arrested eight people in connection with last week's jihadist massacre at a seaside resort.

Macy's dumps Donald Trump

Macy's became the latest company to sever ties with Donald Trump, and Costa Rica decided to pull out of his Miss Universe competition.

Burundi awaits poll results

Burundi awaited on Thursday the results of controversial elections boycotted by the opposition, with the capital calm a day after battles in which at least six people were shot dead.