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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.

8 Dead in al-Shabab Attack on African Union Convoy in Somalia

Fighters with the al-Shabab extremist group ambushed an African Union convoy in southern Somalia and killed at least eight soldiers on Sunday, a Somali...

Philippine Mayor Accused of Drug Trafficking by Duterte Killed in Police Raid

A mayor who had been accused by President Rodrigo Duterte of involvement in drug trafficking was killed along with his wife and 10 other...

Australian Police Arrest 4 Men Plotting to Bomb Airplane

Australian officials say they have arrested four men in connection with a plot to bomb an airplane, following Saturday evening raids. Police say the...

Australian Airport Security Remains Heightened After Thwarted Terror Plot

Security remains heightened in airports around Australia with more intense screening of luggage after law enforcement officials said they had thwarted a plan to...

Russia Says Retaliation to U.S. Actions ‘is Long, Long Overdue’

Russia's deputy foreign minister said his country's retaliation over U.S. actions against Russia was “overdue” and that the Kremlin will consider “symmetrical or asymmetrical”...

Cubans Hold Finals Memorial for Fidel Castro in Eastern City Where Communist Revolution Started

Cubans held one final public memorial for fallen dictator Fidel Castro on Saturday in this eastern city that served as the heart and the...

Pakistan’s Parliament to Meet Tuesday to Choose New Prime Minister

Pakistan's parliament will meet Tuesday to elect a new prime minister after the disqualification of three-term prime minister Nawaz Sharif, as thousands gathered in...

Leading Candidate, Opposition Activist Killed Ahead of Venezuela’s Controversial Election

A leading candidate in Sunday's assembly elections and an opposition activist have been killed in Venezuela. The killings took place before voting started to elect...

North Korea Unveils Renovations on Giant Pyramid-Shaped Hotel in Pyongyang

North Korea has quietly unveiled renovations around its capital's biggest landmark - a futuristic, pyramid-shaped 105-story hotel that remains the world's tallest unoccupied building...

Israeli Court Upholds Conviction, Jail Sentence for Former Soldier in West Bank Shooting

An Israeli military appeal court upheld a manslaughter conviction and 18-month jail sentence on Sunday for a former army conscript who killed an incapacitated...

China Shows Off Newest Weaponry in Major Military Parade

Chinese leader Xi Jinping presided over a major military parade Sunday, hours after US President Donald Trump renewed his criticism over Beijing's failure to...

Military Court Upholds Sentencing of Israeli Soldier Who Fatally Shot Palestinian Attacker

An Israeli military court on Sunday upheld the 18-month sentence of a soldier convicted of fatally shooting a Palestinian attacker who lay on the...

Generational Divide Quietly Growing in North Korea

She dances beneath 10-foot portraits of two smiling dictators, a modern young woman in a central Pyongyang plaza who twirls to music calling on...

178 Migrants Rescued From Abandoned Trailer in Mexico

Mexican authorities rescued 178 migrants abandoned in an trailer in the Veracruz state of Mexico, the country's National Institute for Migration said. The men, women...

Half of City Council Meetings in Wales Still Open in Prayer, Despite Efforts to...

Christian prayers are still held before meetings at half of Welsh councils, despite efforts to scrap them. Five councils do not have them, but 13...
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has made the Qatar crisis his main priority and cleared his travel schedule this week. (Zach Gibson/Getty Images)

U.S. State Department Issues Public Warning Questioning Saudi Arabia and UAE’s Intentions in Qatar...

The State Department issued an unusual public warning to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday over a diplomatic rift with fellow...

Woman Granted Asylum Qualification in U.S. On Basis of Domestic Abuse for the First...

The nation’s highest immigration court has found for the first time that women who are victims of severe domestic violence in their home countries...

19 Dead, 50 Injured in Suspected Suicide Bombing at Ariana Grande Concert in Manchester,...

At least 19 people were killed and about 50 others were injured in a suspected suicide bombing Monday night after an Ariana Grande concert...
Pakistani relatives of convicted murderer Aftab Bahadur Masih mourn beside his body after his execution in Lahore, on June 10, 2015 ©Arif Ali (AFP)

Massive Ice Shelf Break Forces Antarctic Researchers to Evacuate

https://youtu.be/ztQPV-1nqbk In our NewsHour Shares moment of the day, British researchers have monitored changes in the world’s atmosphere from a remote lab in Antarctica for...
FILE - In this July 23, 2016 file picture police stand at a the crime scene in Munich, Germany, where a shooting took place in front of a fast food restaurant leaving nine people dead the day before. A memorial service for the nine victims of the shooting will be held Sunday July 31, 2016 in Munich. German chancellor Angela Merkel and German President Joachim Gauck are expected to attend. (AP Photo/Sebastian Widmann,file)

Germany Mourns Victims of Munich Shooting

Munich paid tribute Sunday to the victims of the July 22 shooting in which nine people were killed with a church service attended by...