TOKYO. Seven members of the Aum Shinrikyo doomsday cult which carried out a deadly chemical attack on the Tokyo underground in 1995 have been executed, including cult leader Shoko Asahara.
KAULA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA. Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has been charged with four counts of corruption for embezzling public money from Malaysia's 1MDB fund.
WASHINGTON. The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed Donald Trump one of the biggest victories of his presidency, upholding his travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority countries.
OCAMPO. The entire police force of the Mexican town of Ocampo has been detained on suspicion of involvement in the murder of a mayoral candidate.
Fernando Ángeles Juárez, 64, was shot dead by unknown gunmen on Thursday outside one of his properties.
NEW DELHI. Indian police on Thursday (Jun 21) said rats nibbled through more than a million rupees of banknotes after busting into a cash machine in the country's northeast.
President Donald Trump has ordered the US military to establish a sixth branch of its armed forces - a "space force".
The US president said on Monday it would bolster national security and the economy with the creation of jobs.
GUATEMALA CITY. Authorities on Sunday called off a search for the nearly 200 people missing since Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupted earlier this month, devastating the surrounding countryside.
WASHINGTON. A US federal judge sent Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, to jail on Friday ahead of his trial on money laundering, tax and bank fraud charges.
US President Donald Trump said Tuesday there had been a "lot of progress" in his historic talks with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, and the pair were expected to sign a document together.
Hong Kong's leading independence activist was jailed for six years on Monday for his involvement in some of the city's worst protest violence for decades.