While Iran hasn’t focused on the writer in recent years, a decades-old fatwa demanding his killing still stands.
Lawyers for the American basketball star said after Griner's conviction that the sentence was excessive.
The author's agent said he is “on the road to recovery” two days after suffering serious injuries in a stabbing at a lecture in upstate New York.
The attack in Jerusalem followed a tense week between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank.
It was one of the worst fire tragedies in Egypt in recent years.
A man shot a total of 13 people, including two children, in the streets of the Montenegro city of Cetinje.
Ukrainian forces say they hit the last functioning bridge over the Dnieper River.
For most teenage girls in Afghanistan, it’s been a year since they set foot in a classroom.
This is the seventh time the French free diver broke a world record — and the second time in one week.
The U.N. health agency said it's discussing renaming the virus.