Full story - October 18, 2019
Man with guns stand outside a convenience store
The Mexican city of Culiacán came to a standstill when cartel gunmen unleashed an "all-out war" during a clash with security forces.
Full story - October 17, 2019
US Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sit around a table with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan
Turkey agreed to a five-day ceasefire after talks with US Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
Full story - October 15, 2019
A group of people gather around a flag in a night-time protest with low lights
"We're not going to stop thinking what we think, ideals can't be derailed by [jail] sentences," said Oriol Jungqueras, Catalan separatist who was given the longest sentence of 13 years for his role in a failed bid for secession. Jungqueras said a new referendum was "inevitable."
Full story - October 10, 2019
Eritrea's President, Isaias Afwerki, talks to Ethiopia's Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed during the Inauguration ceremony marking the reopening of the Eritrean Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on July 16, 2018.
The deal with Eritrea won Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed international plaudits. He is the bookmakers' second favorite to win a Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, after climate activist Greta Thunberg. 
Full story - October 10, 2019
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg participates in a youth climate change protest in front of the United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, New York City, New York, US, on Aug. 30, 2019.
Greta Thunberg, one of few people whose nomination has become known before the awards ceremony, is the bookmakers' favorite to win the prize Friday.
Full story - October 09, 2019
A crowd of people, some carrying Ecuadorian flags, protest in city streets
Thousands of protests filled the streets and shut down much of Ecuador during a national strike.
Full story - October 08, 2019
US President Donald Trump speaks
In a letter to House Democratic leaders, the White House said it would not cooperate with a "baseless, unconstitutional" congressional impeachment inquiry.
Full story - October 07, 2019
Climate change activists protest at the Wall Street Bull in Lower Manhattan during Extinction Rebellion protests in New York City, New York, US, on Oct. 7, 2019.
The protests are part of an international two-week campaign coordinated by Extinction Rebellion, a campaign group that rose to prominence in April when it disrupted traffic in central London for 11 days.
Full story - October 04, 2019
A uniformed officer walks in front of a man in a suit smiling and holding a coffee
As part of his Thursday testimony to members of the US House of Representatives, former US envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker turned over text messages between himself, diplomats in Kyiv and others involved with Ukraine, including President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, who played a major part in the administration's dealing with Kyiv.
Full story - October 03, 2019
A protester is shown in mid-air kicking a police vehicle with their face fully covered in a mask.
Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam invoked colonial-era emergency powers on Friday for the first time in more than 50 years in a dramatic move intended to quell escalating violence in the Chinese-ruled city.