A rhino runs rampant down a bustling city street, killing one woman and injuring several others, before security personnel chase it back into the forest.
The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a plane in the French Alps last week had been treated in the past for suicidal tendencies.
The starting pistol is fired for Britain's knife-edge general election with Prime Minister David Cameron meeting the Queen following the dissolution of parliament.
A heavily armoured truck driven by Islamic State combatant is blown up as it approaches Kurdish fighters' positions near Kirkuk.
Britain's Sun newspaper reports "police are following all leads" after show dog dies from eating poisoned meat hours after attending Crufts.
Two American tourists caught scratching their initials into the walls of Rome's colosseum before taking a selfie could face hefty fines.
WARNING: CONTENT MAY DISTURB: Climbers discover mummified bodies under the snow atop Mexico's Pico de Orizaba.
Men suspected of murdering Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov are formally charged in a Moscow court, with one allegedly admitting involvement.
Two of three men charged with conspiring to support Islamic State appear in Brooklyn federal court.
Villagers in north Afghanistan are burying the more than 180 people killed in some of the region's worst avalanches in three decades.
Islamic State posts video of its fighters destroying priceless antiquities dating back thousands of years.
The "Jihadi John" killer featured in Islamic State beheading videos is Mohammed Emwazi, a Briton from a middle class family who grew up in London, the Washington Post newspaper says.
Eddie Ray Routh, killer of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle, is sentenced to life in prison.
The mother of Chad Littlefield, who was murdered with American Sniper Chris Kyle, speaks to media after their killer gets life in prison.
Toronto police are digging for clues as they search for the brains behind a mystery tunnel, found near the site of this year's Pan American Games.