U.S.-backed militiamen overrun Islamic State's last pocket in eastern Syria, but the group's legacy endures.
Six days after the 50 people died in the New Zealand mosque attacks, the government announced that it would ban military-style semi-automatic guns and assault rifles.
Pope Francis on Saturday replaced Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati as archbishop of Santiago, Chile, after he was placed under criminal investigation in the country's spiraling church sex abuse and cover-up scandal.
A party backed by the military government had a strong showing Sunday in Thailand’s first elections since a 2014 coup, holding off pro-democracy opposition.
President Trump tweets that it's time for the U.S. to fully recognize Israel's control over the Golan Heights, which it captured from Syria in 1967.