Iraqi and Kurdish forces launched a new offensive Sunday on a town near Mosul as part of a massive operation.
A boy in Singapore jumped from an apartment window rather than sharing his grade with his parents.
Two Iraqi television journalists were shot and killed by snipers in two days while covering battles.
German police say a man has been attacked by a person in a clown costume wielding a baseball bat.
The United States warned that any attack on its allies or use of nukes by North Korea would be met with an "overwhelming" response