U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder was due to visit Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday, hours after nearly 50 protesters were arrested in an 11th night of racially charged demonstrations over the killing of an unarmed black teenager.
At least 36 people, including several children, were killed in Japan on Wednesday, when landslides triggered by torrential rain slammed into the outskirts of the western city of Hiroshima, and the toll could rise further, police said.
MV Savarona, known as Mustafa Kemal Atatürk's private yacht, will host key state meetings and receptions, after going through renovation by the Culture and Tourism Ministry.
Twitter Inc said it will remove images or videos of deceased individuals at the request of family members.
The Turkish Central Bank has disclosed that the private sector has seen its long-term foreign debt increase to $166.5 billion since December.
Çağla Büyükakçay to play Su-wei Hsieh of Taiwan today in US Open qualifications round 1.