A member of a group advising Hong Kong's government on how best to protect endangered species has pled guilty to possessing illegal ivory.
"My money is on Oprah", one Twitter user wrote.
Chaos erupts in Sri Lankan parliament as ruling United National Party politicians clash with opposition over corruption allegations at central bank.
Four people have been left temporarily homeless after a man set his apartment ablaze trying to kill a spider with a blowtorch.
Louisiana teacher Deyshia Hargrave arrested after speaking out against pay rise for school district's superintendent.
High fertility rates and increasing migration mean that Muslims will become second biggest religious group in US, according to Pew Research,
#JusticeForZainab is trending on Twitter following the kidnap, rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl in Kasur, Pakistan. Her body was found dumped in rubbish on Tuesday.
Chief of staff John Kelly hoping to bring calm back to officials inside chaotic White House as staff shortages bite.
Many Indian women are forced to use rags, leaves or even ashes when they are menstruating as they cannot afford sanitary products.
The toddler underwent three blood transfusions and 4 to 6 hours of surgery but her road to recovery is still long.
The death toll from the mudslides that swept through Santa Barbara county is expected to rise as rescue workers search for an unknown number people still unaccounted for.
The toddler's mother, Jordan Lee, had earlier said that the social media site removed the picture of her daughter after people complained about her "dark skin".
Yaseen Killick spent three weeks in prison for venting frustration in message after a second-hand car broke down in Dubai.
The mud was unleashed in the dead of night by flash flooding in the steep, fire-scarred Santa Ynez Mountains.
Paul Spensberger's son, Andrew, had allegedly took the pictures to sell them to a high school classmate who he suspected was a paedophile.