German leaders on Tuesday marked the 500th anniversary since the day Martin Luther is said to have nailed his theses challenging the Catholic Church to a church door, a starting point of the Reformation.
Catalonia's ousted regional president said on Tuesday he travelled to Brussels to seek "freedom and safety" after Spain blocked his bid for Catalan independence and sought to bring charges against him that could put him in prison for decades.
SPAIN'S state prosecutor is seeking charges of rebellion, sedition and embezzlement against members of Catalonia's ousted secessionist government, pushing the crisis over the region's independence declaration into an uncertain new phase.
Spain faces a territorial showdown after Catalonia's regional parliament voted to establish an independent republic, prompting the Spanish Senate to authorise the government to take control of the region.
ALLEGATIONS of sexual harassment and abuse at Westminster are "deeply concerning" and any ministers found to have behaved inappropriately would face "serious action" from Theresa May, Downing Street said.
Calvin Woodward and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press
US President Donald Trump has blocked the release of hundreds of records on the assassination of President John F Kennedy, bending to CIA and FBI appeals, despite the National Archives publishing a cache of others
Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped pay for political research into Donald Trump that ultimately produced a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russia, sources say.
(with AP pics) The two women accused of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un were taken back to the scene of the crime on Tuesday as their murder trial moved from the courtroom to the Malaysian airport for a three-hour inspection tour under police guard.