A search for the sailors is under way after the Navy ship and an oil tanker collide near Singapore.
Skywatchers in the US prepare for an event that is without precedent in the country's 241-year history.
Pyongyang has already lashed out at the annual drills, saying they were "adding fuel to the fire".
One of Hollywood's most successful comedians has died at his home in Las Vegas.
Aid agencies are warning of a humanitarian crisis following recent flooding.
Aryana Sayeed, known as Afghanistan's Kim Kardashian, sang to hundreds of delighted fans.
A letter to the UN warns the world is getting closer to a dangerous "third revolution in warfare".
Alan Joyce, who was once struck with a pie over his support, will "be active" in Australia's debate.
Jihadists planned for six months to fill three vans and carry out deadly attacks, police say.
Deloitte says its annual survey of executive pay suggests policies to limit bosses' pay are working.
Written by Paul McCartney and signed by producer George Martin, it is expected to fetch £20,000.
The court said forcing the woman to use open fields amounted to cruelty.
The German-Turkish writer must stay in Madrid while Turkey considers requesting his extradition.
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