A royal commission recommends that the Australian Catholic Church ask the Vatican to lift its celibacy requirement for clergy and require that evidence of abuse revealed in confession be reported.
The White House says President Donald Trump thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for remarks he made “acknowledging America’s strong economic performance”.
Dutch authorities say two people have been killed and three injured in two stabbing incidents in the southern city of Maastricht.
Leading London classic car experts Hexagon Classics will be putting one of the rarest Aston Martin’s available today – a pre-production 1959 DB4 – up for auction.
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has warned the world against “sleepwalking into war” over North Korea, as he called for diplomatic efforts to banish nuclear weapons from the Korean peninsula.
Australian institutions “seriously failed” children in their care over decades with tens of thousands sexually abused, the final report from a five-year inquiry has found.
An Italian nonprofit organizes soccer matches inside the country’s prisons in an effort to foster healthy relationships between inmates and their children.
Nearly 20 entities have been targeted as Japan widens its blacklist of companies trading with Pyongyang.
At least 6 700 Rohingya Muslims were killed in the first month of a Myanmar army crackdown on rebels in Rakhine state that began in late August, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has said.
Calling it a “national tragedy” perpetrated by “our most trusted institutions,” a royal commission found that tens of thousands of children had been victimized.
Mocked for months as weak and robotic, the British prime minister has earned sympathy in Brussels — and some respite at home — by doggedly carrying on.