Austrian Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache claimed he had been slandered by followers of leftist group Linkswende after they made the offensive gesture at him.
Ultra-nationalist candidate Vladimir Zhirinovsky called Ksenia Sobchak a "whore" during bad-tempered TV debate.
Fifty-seven percent of all adults, including more than 8 in 10 blacks, three-quarters of Hispanics and nearly half of whites, said they think Trump is racist. Eighty-five percent of Democrats consider Trump racist, but just 21 percent of Republicans agree.
A pro-North Korea paper says the US must "give up its reckless hostile policy".
Jewish groups, gun control advocates and social media users erupted with outrage over Young's "disgusting and reprehensible" remarks.
"The issue of a crime against humanity committed in time of war cannot be closed with just a word," said Moon Jae-in.
Donald Trump is trying to stop transgender people signing up and serving in the US military. But they're fighting back with ads on Fox News, CNN, and MSNBC.
The controversial law will put those who accuse Poland of carrying out crimes related to the Holocaust in prison.
Lebanon's Hezbollah produced a video game simulating the battlefields of Syria and allowing users to launch attacks on the Islamic State.
Foreign secretary Boris Johnson says that the issue of the Irish border is being used as a "proxy war" to thwart Brexit.
One of Donald Trump's longest serving advisers, Hope Hicks, is quitting. Trump is now looking for his 5th communications head.
Speaking about a possible run, she said that she "went into prayer," to help her decide for the 2020 election.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri is in Saudi Arabia for the first time since his dramatic resignation from Riyadh in November last year.
Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-o-cha has now promised to hold election no later than February 2019.
"Who's gonna tell her?" one Twitter user asked.
The Afghan government offers to recognise Taliban as a political force, provide passports and withdrawal of sanctions in return for talks.
North Korea's arms exporter is believed to have made at least 40 shipments through a complex smuggling network.
The prime minister Theresa May will tell the EU it can't break up the UK over Northern Ireland's post-Brexit status.
The customs union row along with the Irish border issue could be about to engulf Downing Street.
Trump won the last election in 2016 and has already starting raising funds for his re-election fund.