Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev resigned after Putin announced the proposed constitutional amendments that could keep him in power for longer than his term.
Iran said some arrests have been made in the accidental downing of a passenger plane that killed everyone on board.
The royals denounced a report alleging that Harry and Meghan had been pushed away by the "bullying attitude from" William.
Western leaders said the plane appeared to have been unintentionally hit by a missile just hours after Iran launched around a dozen ballistic missiles at two U.S. bases in Iraq.
A 4-year-old springer spaniel named Taylor has been performing a special kind of search and rescue effort as bushfires rage across much of Australia — she’s a detection dog who has helped locate and rescue 15 koalas from scorched regions of New South Wales this fire season.
Two U.S. officials suggested it could well have been a mistake.
Up to 10,000 feral camels in South Australia could be killed as they consume scarce water sources in drought-afflicted areas and cause damage to local infrastructure.
A Ukrainian airplane carrying 176 people crashed on Wednesday shortly after takeoff from Tehran's main airport, killing all onboard, state TV reported.
The stampede reportedly took place in the hometown of Revolutionary Guard Gen. Qassem Soleimani as the procession got underway.
Gen. Qassem Soleimani's daughter, Zeinab, directly threatened an attack on the U.S. military in the Mideast during a funeral procession.
As wildfires have torn across Australia in recent weeks, devastating many parts of the country and claiming at least 17 lives, the U.S. has sent more than 100 firefighting personnel to help combat the inferno, and another 50 to 60 are set to depart on Monday, according to the National Interagency Fire Center.
Officials said one victim died and two others were injured in the afternoon attack.
A mother and her two daughters, ages 30 to 60, went to police after authorities held a news conference about the fire.
The lead researcher shocked the scientific world when he announced in 2018 that he had altered the embryos of twin girls who had been born the same month.
The Paris cathedral will not celebrate Midnight Mass this year for the first time in more than two centuries.
Five people were sentenced to death for the killing of Washington Post columnist and royal family critic Jamal Khashoggi, who was murdered by a team of Saudi agents.
Johnson’s majority in Parliament means it is almost certain to become law in January, and Britain will then leave the EU on Jan. 31.
The 98-year-old Duke of Edinburgh was taken for treatment of a pre-existing condition.
At least two people were killed in a stabbing near London Bridge that ended when an attacker was shot and killed by police.
The National Weather Service said that the last time the temps were so chilly all day long was on Nov. 27, 1896.