The death toll from a massive earthquake which devastated large parts of Nepal has passed 2,350 but the final toll is expected to be much higher.
Centennial (United States) (AFP) - Opening statements will finally begin Monday in the long-awaited trial of James Holmes, the allegedly crazed gunman accused of opening fire in a packed Batman movie premiere in 2012, killing 12.
Memphis (AFP) - Thom Kostura and Ijpe DeKoe are married in New York, but not in Memphis, where they now live.
The official death toll from Nepal's massive earthquake has risen to more than 2,350.
Washington (AFP) - Back in 2008, a freshman senator named Barack Obama got savaged for his inexperience.
Bujumbura (Burundi) (AFP) - Two protestors were shot dead on Sunday in clashes with police in Burundi's capital, witnesses said, as protests escalated over a bid by the president to seek a third term.
Kuala Lumpur (AFP) - Beijing is poised to take "de facto control" of the South China Sea, the Philippines warned Sunday, but its call for a robust Southeast Asian response at a regional summit was shot down.
Sanaa (AFP) - A new UN envoy was looking to kickstart peace talks in Yemen as battles raged Sunday between Iran-backed rebels and pro-government forces a month after the launch of Saudi-led air strikes.
Beirut (AFP) - Syrian government warplanes pounded the northwestern city of Jisr al-Shughur on Sunday, a day after its capture by Al-Qaeda and its allies, a monitoring group said.
Stockholm (AFP) - Two Swedish men held hostage by Syrian jihadists have been reunited with their families in Sweden, the country's foreign ministry said on Sunday.
Kuala Lumpur (AFP) - Malaysian police said they arrested on Sunday 12 suspected Islamic militants who were plotting attacks in the country just as it prepares to host a Southeast Asian summit.