U.S.-backed militias in Syria declare victory over Islamic State in its capital Raqqa, raising flags over the last jihadist footholds after a four-month battle.
Hindus around the world celebrate the festival of lights.
Syrian Democratic Forces inspect a bunker used by Islamic State militants under the city's stadium.
Puerto Ricans search for drinking water as parts of the island still struggle with shortages a month after Hurricane Maria hit.
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Inside the annual Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in Beijing.
Authorities are investigating after thousands of fish turn up dead in Paraguay's Confuso river.
Iraq's central government forces advance into territory held by Kurds, seizing a swathe of countryside surrounding the oil city of Kirkuk.
Aid groups attempt to ward off cholera and dysentery outbreaks in squalid Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh, distributing vaccines and setting up clinics.