Three-man crew reaches International Space Station

A three-man space crew from Italy, Russia and the United States on Friday arrived at the International Space Station for a five-month mission Friday. Footage broadcast by Russia's space agency Roscosmos showed the Soyuz craft carrying NASA astronaut Ra...

Hamburg knife attack: what we know

A rejected asylum seeker aged 26 killed one person and wounded six others in the German city of Hamburg Friday, shouting "Allahu Akbar" before being overpowered by passers-by and arrested.The mayor of the city called it an "attack" motivated by "hate",...

Turkey frees 7 journalists & newspaper execs

An Istanbul court has ordered the release of seven journalists and executives from opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet but five other media professionals will remain in custody pending an anti-terrorism trial scheduled for later this year. R...

Training spat has Barcelona pals asking Neymar to stay

Barcelona star teammates said Friday they have begged Neymar to resist the temptation of moving to Paris St Germain after a training ground altercation with new signing Nelsen Semedo.The French giants are supposedly ready to launch a record-breaking $2...

Celebrated photo editor John Morris dies at 100

John Morris, a celebrated US-born editor who commissioned and published some of the most iconic photographs of the 20th century, died in Paris on Friday, Magnum Photos said. He was 100.In an extraordinary career that spanned some of the most turbulent ...

Embattled Trump replaces chief of staff

US President Donald Trump ousted his beleaguered chief of staff Reince Priebus on Friday, replacing him with Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly after vicious White House infighting spilled into the open.Only hours after a humiliating defeat on heal...

No WBC title at stake when Golovkin fights Alvarez

Unbeaten Gennady Golovkin of Kazakhstan will not be risking his World Boxing Council crown in his September middleweight showdown against Mexico's Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, promoters revealed Friday.Golovkin's World Boxing Association and International Bo...