Iran has been banned from hosting international soccer matches, the country's soccer federation told Iranian media.
Brazil's Culture Secretary Roberto Alvim was fired Friday after posting a video that strongly resembled a speech given by notorious Nazi propaganda chief Joseph Goebbels while music from Adolf Hitler's favorite composer played in the background.
A massive 560-pound jihadi dubbed "Jabba the Jihadi" has been nicked by Iraqi forces, sparking a stream of hilarious Internet memes.
A British teen has asked a Cyprus court to overturn her conviction for lying about a gang rape by 12 Israeli tourists, according to a report Friday.
The sky finally cracked open atop much of the fire grounds in NSW, Australia this week – the welcome deluge slashing the number of burning fires to below 100 for the first time in more than a month. But the challenge is far from over as the finger-pointing game ignites.
The sadistic killing of an Irish teen, whose dismembered remains were discovered Monday in a duffel bag by children, may have been the result of an ongoing dispute between two rival gangs, reports say.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei on Friday lashed out at Germany, the U.K. and France, calling them the "footmen of the U.S.," days after the European countries moved to sanction the Islamic Republic for violating the controversial 2015 nuclear deal.