Heavy rains in central and northern Japan caused major flooding Thursday.
The United States is promising to accept more refugees fleeing from wars in Syria and other areas.
Islamist rebels have captured a major airbase from Syrian government forces in the country’s northwest.
Iran’s top leader says any future talks with the United States will only involve issues related to the nuclear deal reached with world powers, not other areas.
China has cancelled Bon Jovi’s first ever planned concerts in China.
The American company Apple on Wednesday demonstrated its largest-ever tablet computer, the iPad Pro.
China is among those governments that have banned single women from freezing their eggs for future use.
Britain said Tuesday it would consider more airstrikes against militants in Syria if they meant stopping likely terror attacks against British interests.
Turkish fighter jets carried out more airstrikes against Kurdish militants Tuesday morning.
North and South Korea have agreed to restart a program to permit the reunion of families separated by the Korean War.