Germans vote in close election to decide Merkel successor
Germans went to the polls on Sunday in a national election too close to call, with the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) mounting a strong challenge to retiring Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives.
Delta airliner makes emergency landing in Athens
A Delta airliner with 248 passengers and crew on board landed safely in Athens on Sunday after the pilot reported an indication of a problem in the hydraulic systems, Greek authorities said.
Sudan says it repelled attempted incursion by Ethiopian forces
Sudan's military said on Sunday it had repelled an attempted incursion by Ethiopian forces in the border area between the two countries.