About 74,000 years ago, the Mount Toba volcano erupted on what is now the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
In the 1970s, the fourth king of Bhutan proposed an unusual method for measuring the country’s success.
The French department of Aube has fined the 41-year-old baker 3,000 euros, or about $3,600.
As Egypt prepares for a presidential election, the country continues to struggle with security in the Sinai Peninsula.
The crown prince of Saudi Arabia said his country will develop nuclear weapons if its rival Iran does.
Stephen Hawking, the most famous physicist of his time, has died at the age of 76.
Finland is the world’s happiest country.
A study has found that false news stories posted on Twitter travel much faster and reach far more people than true ones.
A federal appeals court has rejected an effort by the United States government to halt a case against President Donald Trump and his administration.
China is expected to hold its first joint military exercises with a group of Southeast Asian nations later this year.