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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Top U.S. General Reaffirms ‘Ironclad Commitment’ to Japan Amid North Korea Tensions

The top U.S. general restated Washington's "ironclad commitment" to the security of its close Asian ally, Japan, on Friday amid regional tensions over North...

Death Toll in Sierra Leone Mudslides Rises to 419 With Hundreds Still Missing

The death toll from this week's devastating mudslides in Sierra Leone has passed 400, with hundreds of people still missing, a government tourism minister...

Erdogan Calls on Turks in Germany to Vote Against Merkel

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democrats were enemies of Turkey and called on Turks in Germany to...

South Africa to Grant Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe Diplomatic Immunity

South Africa is planning to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe, allowing her to return to Harare and avoid prosecution for...

2 Dead, 5 Wounded, in Finland Knife Attack

Knifemen killed two people and targeted five women, including one pushing a baby in a pram, in a stabbing spree in Finland. Armed police scrambled...

Police Say Spain Attacks Could Have Been Bigger and More Devastating After 14 Die...

The perpetrators of the terror attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils originally planned to use explosive devices to wreak greater devastation but were apparently thwarted...

1 Person Killed, 7 Others Injured in Turku Stabbing Spree

At least one person has been killed and seven others hospitalized in a stabbing attack in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday, state...

4 Suspects Held in Spain After Deadly Terrorist Attack in Barcelona

Largely spared the Islamic State attacks that have plagued Europe in recent years, Spaniards were confronted on Friday with the aftermath of a devastating...

BBC Pushing Gender-Free Classroom Experiment, Saying ‘No More Boys and Girls’

BBC Two documentary is testing out gender-free classrooms where 7-year-old children are being taught to forget differences between boys and girls in an effort...

Auschwitz Memorial Issues Warning After Charlottesville Violence

The memorial site of Auschwitz-Birkenau appears to have weighed in on the debate over U.S. President Donald Trump's response to the outpouring of anti-Semitic...
People flee after the van drove into crowds in the center of Barcelona.

13 Dead, Over 100 Injured After Van Plows Into Crowd in Barcelona; Terrorist Still...

A van plowed into crowds in the heart of Barcelona on Thursday and Spanish media reported at least 13 people were killed, in what...

Van Plows Through Crowd In Barcelona Tourist Area, Killing and Wounding Dozens; Police Call...

A van reportedly plowed through a crowd Thursday in Barcelona’s crowded Las Ramblas tourist area, leaving many casualties in its wake. Local newspaper El Pais reported...

Saudi Arabia Reopens Border With Qatar for Hajj Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday that it is reopening its border with Qatar to allow Qataris to attend the hajj, despite a monthslong rift...

Several Injured After Van Jumps Sidewalk in Barcelona

Police in the northern Spanish city of Barcelona say a white van has jumped the sidewalk in the city's historic Las Ramblas district and...

Saudi Arabia Reopening Qatar Border for Hajj Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday that it is reopening its border with Qatar to allow Qataris to attend the hajj, despite a months-long rift...

Hamas Struck by Suicide Attack in Gaza Strip for First Time

A suicide bomber killed a Hamas security guard in the Gaza Strip near the border with Egypt on Thursday, the first such attack to...

91 Arrests This Year Over Portugal Wildfires

Portugal's Interior Ministry says police have arrested 91 people - a record number - this year on suspicion of being behind a spate of...

UN Says 1 Million South Sudan Refugees Are Now in Uganda

The number of South Sudanese refugees sheltering in Uganda has reached 1 million, the United Nations said Thursday, a grim milestone for what has...

Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe Flies to South Africa as Wife is Accused of Assault

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe was in South Africa on Thursday as his wife faced accusations of assaulting a young model and police said a...

Gen. Dunford Says Military Solution to North Korea Would Be ‘Horrific,’ But Allowing Them...

A military solution to the North Korean missile threat would be "horrific" but allowing Pyongyang to develop the capability to launch a nuclear attack...