Brazil's federal government orders the army to take over command of police forces in Rio de Janeiro state in a bid to curb violence driven by drug gangs.
The American evangelist and counselor to presidents has died at the age of 99.
Winning gold at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
Backstage and collection highlights from Milan.
Kenya Wildlife Service rangers move an elephant during a translocation exercise in Kenya.
(Warning: graphic content) Pro-government forces pounded the rebel-held district of eastern Ghouta outside Damascus, in a surge of violence that a war monitor said had killed at least 250 people since Sunday night.
Highlights from day twelve of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
Survivors of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have sparked a youth-led protest movement that has galvanized advocates for stricter gun control.
Funerals, vigils and prayers after a shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida left 17 dead.