A 24-year dental student from France, Iris Mittenaere has won the Miss Universe crown Monday in the Phillipines.
Hurricane Matthew battered the Southeast coast for four days before weakening and veering out over the Atlantic Ocean Sunday, leaving a trail of devastation with at least 28 dead, over 1 million homes and businesses without power today and billions of dollars in damage, according to ABC News.
State farewell ceremony with former President of Israel Shimon Peres, who has died at age 93, took place on September 29, and funeral will be held on September 30.
Two people were killed in flooding caused by heavy rain in the Black Sea province of Trabzon on September 21 after rivers swollen by heavy rain spilled over their banks in the Besikduzu district, according to Daily News.
Brazil’s first female president Dilma Rousseff has been thrown out of office by the country’s corruption-tainted senate after a grueling impeachment trial that ends 13 years of Workers’ Party rule, according to the Guardian.
A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck central Italy, leaving at least 21 people dead and many others trapped under rubble, reports say, according to BBC.
Three police officers were martyred in a PKK car-bomb attack on a police station Thursday in Turkey's eastern province of Elazig, security sources have said, according to Anadolu Agency.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said the country is against "all kinds" of coup attempts during his first meeting with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan following the downing of a Russian warplane last November, according to Anadolu Agency.