A smuggler's boat crammed with hundreds of people overturned off Libya's coast as rescuers approached, causing what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant tragedy and intensifying pressure on the European Union Sunday to finally meet demands for decisive action.
Poland's Foreign Ministry urgently summoned U.S. Ambassador Stephen Mull on Sunday to 'protest and demand an apology,' saying the head of the FBI suggested that Poles were accomplices in the Holocaust.
Islamic State militants in Libya shot and beheaded groups of captive Ethiopian Christians, a video purportedly from the extremists showed Sunday. The attack widens the circle of nations affected by the group's atrocities while showing its growth beyond a self-declared caliphate in Syria and Iraq.
The Raptors general manager has been fined US$35,000 for "using obscene language in a public setting" at a fan rally Saturday before Toronto hosted Washington in Game 1 of a first-round NBA playoff series.
The Ottawa Senators are using the hashtag #WeLoveOurFans to show their support for two sisters who were harassed by Canadiens fans at the Bell Centre in Montreal during Game 2 of the teams’ NHL playoffs matchup.