US lorry driver charged after nine died in immigrant-smuggling bid
At least nine people died after being crammed into a sweltering lorry found parked outside a Walmart supermarket in the midsummer Texas heat, authorities said on Sunday in what they described as an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong.
Clashes over al-Aqsa Mosque compound persist amid diplomatic efforts
Senior officials from the US and Israel are meeting at the al-Aqsa Mosque compound in occupied East Jerusalem - the scene of more clashes between Israeli forces and Palestinian protesters on Sunday night.
Poland President Andrzej Duda to veto judiciary reform bills
Poland's President Andrzej Duda said he will veto two contentious bills that are widely seen as assaults on the independence of the judicial system and are part of a planned legal overhaul by the ruling party that has sparked days of protests.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in Qatar on the last leg of his Gulf tour that included visits to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia, aiming to help resolve a major dispute between Qatar and its neighbours.