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Palestinian Shot Dead in West Bank Clashes

A Palestinian man was shot and killed on Monday during clashes with Israeli forces in the south of the occupied West Bank, the Palestinian health ministry and medics said.

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Russia Condemns Fall of Bolivia's Morales, EU Calls for Calm

Russia on Monday said the resignation of Evo Morales as Bolivian president looked like the result of a coup, while the European Union called for restraint on all sides.

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Iran Says New Oil Field Adds Only 22 bln Barrels to Reserves

Iran's oil minister said Monday that an oil field whose discovery President Hassan Rouhani announced at the weekend adds only 22.2 billion barrels to the country's estimated crude reserves.

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US Urges Early Iraq Elections as Rights Group Warns of 'Bloodbath'

The United States has urged Iraq to hold early polls and carry out electoral reform, after a rights group warned a deadly crackdown on anti-government protesters could spiral into a "bloodbath".

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Hong Kong Police Say Man Set Alight after Arguing with Democracy Protesters

Hong Kong police on Monday said a man was set alight following a heated argument with pro-democracy protesters during a day of widespread clashes across the city, as videos of the brutal attack went viral online.

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Suez Canal: A Stormy 150-Year History

In its 150 years of operations, the Suez Canal has been through wars and high-stakes power struggles as it imposed itself as a vital international waterway.

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Messi's Dead-Ball Hat-Trick Puts Barca Back on Top

Lionel Messi delivered an incredible dead-ball hat-trick on Saturday to steer Barcelona to a 4-1 victory over Celta Vigo and ease the pressure on his coach Ernesto Valverde.

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Wenger Contradicts Bayern's Claim They Turned Him Down

Arsene Wenger has contradicted a claim by Bayern Munich that they turned him down for the vacant head coach's job and accused the defending German champions of a lack of discretion.

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Trump Receives Warm Welcome at Alabama Football Game

President Donald Trump traveled to the deep South on Saturday to watch a hotly anticipated college football match and bask in the adulation of fans in the staunchly conservative region.

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France Crush Australian Dreams to Win Fed Cup Final

A jubilant Kristina Mladenovic and Caroline Garcia led France to its first Fed Cup title since 2003 on Sunday, winning a deciding doubles rubber to crush Australian dreams 3-2.

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