Arab warplanes pummel Yemen rebels

Arab warplanes pounded Iranian-backed rebels in Yemen for a third night while President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi held summit talks in Egypt Saturday with regional allies seeking to prevent his overthrow.

Singaporeans pay respects to Lee

More than 330 000 people, equivalent to 10 percent of Singapore's citizen population, have visited parliament to pay their respects to the late former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew ahead of his cremation, officials said Saturday.

'Everyone will know my name'

The Germanwings co-pilot who crashed his plane in the French Alps told his ex-girlfriend that "one day everyone will know my name".

US student charged over racist stunt

A US student was charged Friday for putting a noose around the neck of a statue of his university's first black student, the Justice Department said.