Students in Chile demand better quality and cheaper education.
Peru has declared a 60-day emergency in a remote part of the Amazon to curb high levels of mercury poisoning from rampant illegal gold mining.
Protesters clash with police across France against plans to loosen the country's protective labor law.
Leila, Liina and Lily Luik will make Olympics history as the first identical triplets to compete against each other when they cross the start line for the women's marathon in Rio.
The number of boats carrying migrants making the dangerous crossing of the Mediterranean has risen sharply amid warm weather and calm seas.
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Bomb disposal units remove the threat of explosives in the conflict zones of Syria and Iraq.
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Russian President Vladimir Putin pardons jailed Ukrainian pilot Nadiya Savchenko on "humanitarian considerations".
A large wooden fishing boat overcrowded with migrants capsizes off the coast of Libya with over 550 people on board.
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Cast member Julia Roberts walks barefoot on the red carpet for the screening of the film "Money Monster" at Cannes.
Highlights from the semifinals of the Eurovision song contest.