Erin Moran, who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi, has been found dead.
A passenger on an American Airlines plane has said a flight attendant nearly hit a baby as he took a pushchair from a passenger who was holding the child.
France is choosing its new president in its most nail-biting election in generations, amid tight security following the latest terror attack in which a Paris policeman was killed.
Apprentices no more, Donald Trump's sons, now at the helm of the Trump Organisation, are eyeing ways to use the new lease on the family fame by expanding the brand into parts of the United States that embrace their father.
American Airlines has grounded a flight attendant who got into a verbal confrontation after taking a baby stroller away from a passenger.
A whale which was stranded on a beach in Scotland has been successfully refloated.
Pope Francis has comforted the sister of an elderly French priest who was slain by Islamic militants as the pontiff paid tribute to the courage of modern-day Christian martyrs.
Missiles struck a hospital in Syria's northern rebel-held province, putting the facility built underground for protection out of service and killing a number of its staff, opposition activists said on Saturday.
A man with a knife has been arrested by police at Gare du Nord station in Paris.
Scientists have joined students and research advocates in a series of rallies across the world to push back against what they say are mounting attacks on science.
Two teenagers have been killed in an avalanche in western Romania after the country was hit by a blast of wintry weather.
Early voting has begun overseas in France's most nail-biting election in generations.
One-hundred-and-eleven asylum seekers were discovered hidden in the back of a lorry by border police in Romania.
The leader of an Islamic State "sleeper cell" and one of its group have been killed in a shoot-out with police, Russia's National Anti-Terrorism Committee said.
Thirteen passengers on board a ferry were injured when their boat slammed into a concrete breakwater at a port on the Canary Islands.
Romania captain Ilie Nastase was thrown out of Great Britain's Fed Cup tie in Constanta after an extraordinary meltdown that saw him hurl foul-mouthed abuse at the British team and journalists.
Germany's best-known nationalist politician has called on members of Alternative for Germany to endorse her more pragmatic course instead of turning the party into a "fundamental opposition".
More than 100 army personnel have been killed or wounded after gunmen wearing army uniforms stormed a military compound in Afghanistan.
Qatar has secured the release of 26 hostages, including members of the ruling family, who have spent over a year in captivity after a highly complex and sensitive negotiation.
Drivers in Pyongyang are scrambling to fill up their tanks as petrol stations begin limiting services, or even closing, amid concerns of a spreading shortage.
American pair Bud Cauley and Tony Finau share the lead at the halfway point of the Valero Texas Open.
US vice president Mike Pence has said America will honour a refugee resettlement deal with Australia that Donald Trump once described as "dumb".
A power cut in San Francisco that trapped people in lifts and left tens of thousands of others in the dark was caused by a massive failure of a circuit breaker that set off a fire at a power sub-station.
US president Donald Trump has pledged to mark his 100th day in office with a "BIG" rally in Pennsylvania.
Fitch has downgraded its rating on Italy's long-term debt, citing the country's huge debts, stagnant economy and divided politics.
A report on air pollution may be delayed until after the general election, the Government has said.
Britain has experienced its first full day without generating any electricity from coal since the Industrial Revolution.
The social and environmental "costs" of Fairtrade cotton farming are five times lower than conventional production, a study suggests.
Ilie Nastase could face censure after apparently making a racist comment about Serena Williams' pregnancy on the eve of Romania's Fed Cup play-off against Great Britain.
US stocks fell on Friday as investors looked ahead to the French election and also took on board President Donald Trump's pledge to cut taxes.
Former President George HW Bush is to remain in hospital this weekend while he recovers from a mild case of pneumonia.
A massive power cut struck a wide area of San Francisco on Friday, blacking out about 90,000 utility customers.