Maisy, an 8-year-old St. Bernard, gave her owners in West Yorkshire, England, a scare when she went in for emergency cancer surgery, but veterinarians were surprised to find her actual problem — she'd eaten four teddy bears.
Serzh Sargsyan, who ruled Armenia for 10 years, has resigned as prime minister after thousands of people poured into the streets to protest his political maneuvering to cling to power in this former Soviet republic.
The head of Cyprus' Orthodox Christian Church says a rare 6th century mosaic depicting St. Andrew that was taken from a looted church in the country's breakaway north has been returned after four decades.
The United Nations' cultural agency, the United Arab Emirates and Iraq have signed an agreement to finance the reconstruction of a landmark mosque in Mosul that was blown up last year by the Islamic State group.
Police on the eastern Greek island of Lesbos have arrested 120 asylum-seekers for illegal camping, following overnight violence by local residents trying to end their five-day sit-in protest in the heart of the island capital.
A Vancouver police officer scolded a mother for leaving her children, ages 3 and 6, in a hot car while she grocery shopped on the afternoon of July 3. Police said they received multiple emergency calls about two children, who were said to be in di