Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been criticised for saying a Palestinian leader persuaded the Nazis to carry out the Holocaust.
An asteroid is expected to pass incredibly close to Earth on Halloween, the closest near-miss since 2006, according to NASA.
The asteroid, called 2015 TB145, was just recently discovered by astronomers using the Panoramic Survey Telescope & Rapid Response System (Pan-STARRS) telescope on October 10. NASA believes the object measures around 300 to 470 meters (984 to 1,542 feet) in diameter, which could make it as big as the Empire State Building.
The asteroid, described as being "extremely eccentric" and "cometary in nature," will come closest to Earth within 1.3 lunar distances (310,000 miles) at around 11:14 a.m. ET | 8:14 a.m. PT on October 31, traveling at 35 kilometers per second (78,000 mph).
Japan has showcased its naval strength, including Tokyo’s latest helicopter carrier Izumo. The commander of the US Third Fleet, which was recently given a greater role in the western Pacific, visited the event.
Playboy magazine is to stop publishing images of naked women as part of its redesign from next year, it has emerged.
Its US owners say the internet has made nudity outdated, and pornographic magazines are no longer so commercially viable, the New York Times reports.
The Dutch Safety Board confirms that a Russian-made missile brought down Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014, killing 298 people.
The missile hit the front left of the plane causing other parts break off, it said in a final report into the July 2014 disaster, which killed 298 people.
Washington (CNN)A number of cruise missiles launched from a Russian ship and aimed at targets in Syria have crashed in Iran, two U.S. officials told CNN Thursday.

Monitoring by U.S. military and intelligence assets has concluded that at least four missiles crashed as they flew over Iran. One official said there may be casualties, but another official said this is not yet known.

A new name has been added to the list of those running for the US top job in 2016. And that name is John McAfee. RT is joined by the anti-virus creator as he explains why he is running.
Seven people have died after a plane crash at "Shoreham Air Show"