Brazil's president has said the the military could be sent in to battle the Amazon wildfires in the face of an international outcry.
President Donald Trump has furiously responded to China's decision to impose new retaliatory tariffs on American goods.
An eight-year-old boy is receiving counselling after crashing his parents' car on his second high-speed drive of the week.
The Foreign Office has updated its travel advice for people travelling to Hong Kong amid continuing protests.
Campaigners have raised concerns after Russia's first floating nuclear power plant sailed to its destination in the country's northeast region.
Paris' chief prosecutor is opening an investigation into the rape of minors and other charges linked to the Jeffrey Epstein case.
Malta has agreed to let 356 migrants aboard a humanitarian ship in the Mediterranean Sea, to disembark after six European countries agreed to accept them all.
There is renewed hope that the near-extinct northern white rhino could be saved after eggs were successfully extracted from the last two remaining females.
A serial killer who targeted older gay men across the US east coast and bludgeoned and suffocated his victims has been executed.
Five people, including two children, have been killed after lightning strikes in the Tatra mountains in Poland and neighbouring Slovakia.