Paris City Hall closed roads along the shores of the Seine as water levels rose at least 3.3 metres (nearly 11 feet) above the normal level.
The Outdoor Photographer of the Year competition provides a powerful insight into the landscapes, wildlife and nature of the planet, and the adventures to be found on it.
One man was killed and at least 11 people were injured when an avalanche, possibly triggered by the eruption of a nearby volcano, engulfed skiers.
Lava fountains gush up 700 metres (2,300 feet) above Mount Mayon's crater and ash plumes tower up to three kilometres (1.9 miles) in the sky.
London Fire Brigade said 1,450 people had to be evacuated from a nearby nightclub and hotel while fire fighters dealt with the leak.
Women's marches were held in many US cities, as well as London, Paris, Rome and Berlin, to mark the first anniversary of Donald Trump's inauguration.
The PlayStation shoes will have Dualshock vibrations like the controller and be able to illuminate the tongue with LED lights.
A number of men are saying 'I do' to taking their wives' surnames or even creating a new shared one.
In temperatures as low as minus 30 degrees Celsius (–22F), believers immersed themselves in cross-shaped holes cut into thick ice covering rivers and lakes.
For four nights, London's dark streets are being lit up by more than 50 light-based artworks across the city as part of the Lumiere arts festival.
Passengers said they were terrorised as the plane began shaking and making loud noises before being diverted to Alice Springs.
Three people were killed in Belgium and the Netherlands, and at least eight people died in Germany as powerful winds ripped roofs off buildings, toppled trees and blew trucks off the road.
Ryanair flight FR7063 forced to land in Santander after woman began screaming and stomping her feet at cabin crew.
Activists on the 1,600-hectare site near the village of Notre Dame des Landes say they have developed it into a utopia.
The once-isolated Himalayan kingdom is changing, and bringing the modern world's problems in its wake.
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While getting stranded in a blizzard is nobody's idea of fun, you can never have too many slow-motion videos of dogs jumping to catch snowballs.
Sending a friend heart emojis on Facebook can count as infidelity according to the definition of microcheating. But a relationship expert tells IBTimes UK that policing a partner's actions can be a major red flag.
Some denim purists argue that washing jeans ruins the fabric. Others shudder at the thought of wearing dirty clothes. Who is right?
Ryanair passengers can now only take one small bag into the cabin without paying for priority boarding - their other hand baggage will be put in the hold for free.