A mid-air plane collision over Anchorage has killed seven people, including State Rep. Gary Knopp, who was piloting one of the aircraft, Alaska officials said.
Rescue teams were still searching the rubble of Beirut's port for bodies on Friday, three days after a massive explosion sent a wave of destruction through Lebanon's capital, killing nearly 150 people and wounding thousands.
China has sentenced a fourth Canadian citizen to death on drug charges in less than two years following a sharp downturn in ties over the arrest of an executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei.
The United States is lumbering toward a perfect electoral storm that could test the foundations of a democracy already battered by partisan loathing. At the eye of this storm: mail-in ballots