Mosul offensive is largest Iraqi military operation since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion and involves more than 25,000 troops
Powerful earthquakes knock out power, close major highway, send panicked residents into rain-drenched streets
The alleged brutal gang rape of the woman by up to 10 men on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro has infuriated Brazilians
The wave of people escaping ISIS in Mosul is raising fears that the terror group may plant fighters, pretending to be refugees, to launch attacks. Holly Williams reports.
At camps outside the city, adult men are separated from other refugees and interrogated
Robin Shahini, grad student from San Diego, sentenced to 18 years for "collaboration with a hostile government"
Police statement said the 34-year-old victim was assaulted by several men in a bar and on a street of the city of Sao Goncalo, in Rio’s metropolitan area