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The Islamic State has fully withdrawn from Syria's Aleppo province, report says

This story is breaking.

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Champs-Elysees attacker dead after driving into a police vehicle in Paris

Neither the identity of the driver or his possible motivation for driving into the police vehicle were immediately known.
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Six mummies discovered near Egypt's Valley of the Kings

The tomb reportedly contained a number of colorful wooden coffins and more than 1,000 funerary statues.

Morocco, a Muslim-majority country, banned the production and sale of burqas

Morocco, a country where 99% of the population identifies as Muslim, just banned the burqa.
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A Samsung Galaxy J5 phone reportedly exploded in France

Could another Samsung device have the same fate as the Galaxy Note 7?

Despite France's ruling against burkini bans, most mayors refuse to stop enforcing them

The civil rights victory was short-lived.

A top court in France just overturned a controversial burkini ban

A big win for defenders of civil liberties.
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The World Has Already Used A Year's Worth of Resources — And It's Only August

It's called Earth Overshoot Day — and it's not a holiday worth celebrating.

Tanzania Instated a Partial Ban on Lube as Part of a Countrywide Crackdown on LGBTQ People

"Everyone is afraid of what will happen."

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Scientists Just Made Sperm Out of Human Skin Cells and It Could Change the Way We Conceive

This could be a major breakthrough for couples who can't conceive children.
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A German Casino Had a Bomb Scare Over What Turned Out to Be a Penis Ring

German officials probably didn't see this one coming.
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Domino's Will Be Sending Robots to Deliver Pizza in New Zealand, Because They Can

DRU will soon be delivering pizzas to Domino's customers in New Zealand — the future is now.
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Fashion Show Casts Asylum-Seekers as Models to Make a Point About Immigration

A promising initiative.

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Germany Just Approved a Bicycle Autobahn That Could Change the Way We Commute

This could take 50,000 cars off the road daily.
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Supermodel Bar Refaeli Arrested on Suspicion of Tax Evasion — Here's What We Know

Even Bar Refaeli can't escape taxes forever.

This Company Is Giving Girls Black Dolls That Are as Trendy as They Are

Black is beautiful — and seriously cool.
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This Country Is Literally Paying Students to Go to College

The U.S. could learn something.

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45 Churches Torched in Anti-'Charlie Hebdo' Protests in Niger's Capital

Protests against the satirical weekly's depiction of Mohammad broke out around the world over the weekend.
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Israel-Palestine Conflict: Grisly Evidence Of Israel's 1948 Expulsion of Palestinians Uncovered

Workers at a cemetery in Jaffa have discovered mass graves containing the bodies of hundreds of Palestinians killed by Israeli forces during the 1948 war.