Factbox: The road to Saudi women driving - 30 years of activism
The move is part of sweeping social changes pushed by young Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as he seeks to wean the economy off oil exports and open up its cloistered society.
Divided EU leaders convene for emergency talks on migration
Under heavy pressure from voters at home, EU leaders have been fighting bitter battles over how to share out asylum seekers in the bloc.
US government reunites 522 children removed under 'zero tolerance'
The department said in a statement US Customs and Border Protection expects a small number of children separated for reasons other than zero tolerance would remain separated, including if the familial relationship cannot be confirmed.
Kroos steps forward as Germany's undisputed leader
The charismatic midfielder had long been criticised for not succeeding 2014 World Cup winners Philipp Lahm and Bastian Schweinsteiger as the national team’s talisman.
Trump defends policies on border, North Korea in visit to Las Vegas
Donald Trump has been under fire for a policy that separates children from their parents when they illegally cross the US border with Mexico.
Trump adviser Kushner says will publish Mideast plan 'soon' - newspaper
Jared Kushner spoke in an interview with the Palestinian newspaper Al Quds, the Arabic name for Jerusalem.
Syrian rebels say Washington tells them it won't intervene in southern Syria
Washington had earlier warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his Russian allies that violations of a 'de-escalation' zone agreed by the United States and Russia last year would have 'serious repercussions'.
Mnangagwa says 'it is not my time' after escaping blast at rally
Mnangagwa, a former Mugabe loyalist installed after the army ousted his erstwhile patron, said the object had 'exploded a few inches away from me, but it is not my time.'
Hamilton on pole in France with Vettel third
Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas, who had gone top moments earlier, had to settle for second, just 0.118 of a second slower.
Rampant Mexico see off South Korea to close on last 16
All-time top scorer Javier Hernandez sealed victory in the second half, finishing off an unstoppable move from breakout player Hirving Lozano.
Belgium outclass Tunisia but defense is a concern
Belgium’s first two goals, including an Eden Hazard penalty, in a span of 10 minutes were a reward for exactly that early pressure along with many more scoring chances.
Libya recovers five bodies, picks up 185 migrants
It brings the total number of migrants trying to reach Italy, but taken back to Libya, to around 950 since last week.
Ex Vatican diplomat found guilty of possessing child pornography
Carlo Alberto Capella will serve time in the small jail inside the Vatican police force headquarters, the Vatican said.
Sweep of France shows All Blacks heading in right direction
The All Blacks fielded arguably one of their most inexperienced sides in the last decade with four debutants and only two starting forwards with more than 50 caps each.
Mexican airline Volaris offers free flights for separated children
The airline said it would work with authorities in the United States, Mexico and Central America to offer free flights on its pre-existing routes to reunite children with their parents.
OPEC meets Russia and allies to agree oil output boost
Russia and other non-OPEC oil producers will now meet OPEC in a bid to secure their participation in the pact.
Turkish police detain 47 suspected coup supporters: CNN Turk
The operation, which began on Tuesday, targeted 124 people accused of being followers of US-based Muslim preacher Fethullah Gulen, CNN Turk said.
F1 hopeful of Silverstone deal after Spa renewal
Silverstone hosted the first championship grand prix in 1950 but the circuit’s owners last year triggered a break clause in the current contract which means 2019 is the last race unless new terms are reached.