Death toll from Indonesia military plane crash rises to 141: Police

The death toll from the crash of an Indonesian air force transport plane in the city of Medan has risen to 141, police said Wednesday.

 State Dept releases nearly 2,000 Hillary Clinton emails

The State Department released nearly 2,000 emails from Hillary Clinton`s time as top US diplomat late Tuesday, following orders from a federal judge.

Lionel Messi sparkles as Argentina thrash Paraguay to enter Copa America 2015 final

Lionel Messi produced a scintillating individual performance as Argentina destroyed Paraguay 6-1 to reach the final of the Copa America here Tuesday.

Olympics: US Olympic bosses reaffirm Boston 2024 bid

US Olympic officials reaffirmed Boston as America`s 2024 Summer Olympics bid candidate despite more opposition than support from area citizens, hopeful a revamped plan from organizers will win public support.

Sweden beat Portugal to win first Euro U21 title

Goalkeeper Patrik Carlgren saved two penalties in a shoot-out to lead Sweden to victory over Portugal and their first European Under-21 title in Prague on Tuesday.

Mexico drops out of Miss Universe over Donald Trump tirade

Mexico has dropped out of the Miss Universe pageant over co-owner and US presidential candidate Donald Trump`s "racist" remarks about Mexican migrants, as Latino anger towards the outspoken tycoon boils over.

 3,000 emails of Hillary Clinton to be released late Tuesday

Some 3,000 pages of Hillary Clinton's emails from her time as top US diplomat will be made public online Tuesday by the State Department, following the orders of a federal judge.

 Climate, economic ties top agenda as Chinese PM Li Keqiang visits France

China's Prime Minister Li Keqiang made a long-awaited pledge to curb carbon emissions during a trip to France today where he also signed trade deals worth billions of euros.

Wimbledon 2015: Federer, Nadal, Murray cruise as Halep, Bouchard wilt

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray swept into the Wimbledon second round Tuesday but women`s third seed Simona Halep and 2014 runner-up Eugenie Bouchard slumped to defeat in sweltering London.

 In first, IS beheads two Syria women for `sorcery`: NGO

Islamic State jihadists have beheaded two women in Syria for "witchcraft and sorcery", a monitor said on Tuesday, in the group`s first known decapitation of female civilians.