International

(CNN) -- One man was killed and another hostage seriously wounded in an attack on a Catholic church in Normandy, France, on Tuesday, a French official has told journalists at the scene. Two men took five people hostage in the church in the town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray during...
ANSBACH, Germany (CNN) -- A Syrian asylum seeker exploded a suicide bomb outside a music festival in southern Germany Sunday night, in the latest violent attack to rock the country in the past week. Twelve people were injured by the blast in the city of Ansbach, three of them...
UPDATE: The shooter who killed nine people in Munich, Germany, was an 18-year-old German-Iranian who had lived in the city for more than two years, Munich police said early Saturday. The shooter killed himself and 21 people were injured, police said. The assailant's motives are...
(CNN) - French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said that the country would hold three days of mourning between July 16 and 18, following an attack in the city of Nice that left at least 84 people dead. He relayed the message from President Francois Hollande, who said flags would be...
First, it was a magazine office and a kosher food market. Then a concert venue, football stadium and terrace restaurants. Now it's the seaside city of Nice. Since the beginning of last year, terrorists have targeted France in a series of shootings and bombings mostly aimed at...
(CNN) -- Bangladeshi troops rescued at least 13 hostages and shot dead six gunmen Saturday, ending an overnight siege at a cafe in Dhaka, officials said. "The operation is over," said Brig. Gen. Mujibur Rahman, who was overseeing the troops in the rescue effort at Holey Artisan...
People outside the EgyptAir office in Cairo (CNN Photo) [Breaking news alert, posted at 5:11 a.m. ET on Friday] Egyptian armed forces say they found debris from EgyptAir Flight 804 in the Mediterranean on Friday, according to military spokesman Brig. Gen. Mohammad Samir...
A 4-year old boy has been freed after his arm was stuck for hours in the first vending machine he'd ever seen. The nearly six-hour ordeal began Sunday when the child tried to reach into the machine, located in a Melbourne hotel lobby, and became trapped by its anti-theft...
Two hospitals and a school building in northern Syria were struck Monday morning, leaving at least 22 people dead, and eight others are missing and presumed dead, according to reports. Fifteen people were killed when a hospital and a school building that was housing displaced...