USA TODAY: International (100)

Big Ben goes silent...for a time

        

Analysis: Trump's new Afghanistan war strategy reflects a lack of winning options

Top commander in Afghanistan has said he needs several thousand additional advisers to turn tide on Taliban.         

Australia's pledge to help US prompts threats from N. Korea

North Korean state media warned Australia that helping the U.S. in a war is a 'suicidal act.' Video provided by Newsy         

Big Ben's last bongs ring out before four-year repairs

Big Ben's last bongs ring out before four-year repairs Video provided by AFP         

Car rams into Marseille bus stop

Days after a deadly van attack in Barcelona, a car rammed into a bus stop in Marseille, France, killing at least one woman. While the motivation was initially unclear, police later ruled out terror.         

Tensions high as US and South Korea conduct joint military exercise

        

Poor Prince Charles, new poll says he isn't very popular

When it comes to the British royal family, everyone has their favorites. Angeli Kakade has the story.         

Barcelona attack suspect shot dead by police

Younes Abouyaaqoub, 22, was a Moroccan national.         

10 sailors missing after U.S. Navy warship collision

The U.S. Navy says the USS John S. McCain suffered 'significant damage' to its hull. Video provided by Newsy         

Man on scooter falls into massive sinkhole because he was on phone

The shocking footage of this man driving into a sinkhole in China could finally be the thing you needed to see so that you stop checking your phone while you drive.         

U.S., South Korea start military drills amid 'second war' threats from Pyongyang

North Korea’s official government newspaper warned  against "reckless behavior."         

U.S. Embassy in Russia suspends issuing visas

The U.S. just took a big step that could effect thousands of Russian tourists. Jose Sepulveda has more.         

Big Ben's iconic bell sounds for last time for four years

After 12 deep bongs at noon, the bell began its longest period of silence since it first rang out in 1859.         

See the damage of the USS John S. McCain after collision

        

Spain terror attacks: 15th victim emerges as authorities name man believed to be van driver

The new victim is a man who was found stabbed in a car.         

U.S. Embassy in Russia suspends issuing nonimmigrant visas

The embassy made the decision after the Russian Foreign Ministry ordered a cap on the number of U.S. diplomatic personnel in Russia.         

USS John S. McCain arrives at Singapore naval base after collision leaves 10 missing

The U.S. Navy said the ship has “significant damage” to its hull.         

At least one killed in car-ramming at Marseille bus stop

It was not immediately clear if the incident was an accident or a deliberate attempt to cause harm.         

President Trump to address the nation on the war in Afghanistan

President Donald Trump plans to address the nation on his strategy for the war in Afghanistan. Sec. Mattis will wait for the president to announce his plan before making any comment.         

Navy: 10 sailors missing after destroyer USS John S. McCain collides with tanker

Navy: 10 missing, five injured after USS John S. McCain collides with merchant vessel in waters east of Singapore.         

Search and rescue underway after U.S. destroyer collision

A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer collided with a merchant ship east of Singapore early Monday.         

Navy: USS John S. McCain collides with merchant vessel

Navy: USS John S. McCain collides with merchant vessel in waters east of Singapore         

Scientists puzzled by weeks-long fire on icy Greenland

An unusually large fire has burned for two weeks on icy Greenland. Video provided by Newsy         

Trump said to have decided on strategy in Afghanistan

The administration promised to have a plan in place a month ago, but there seems to have been disagreement on U.S. troop involvement. Video provided by Newsy         

North Korea warns against US, South Korea drills

New threats are coming from Pyongyang as the US and South Korea prepare for joint military drills.         

100 gas tanks: Extremists in Spain planned massive attack

A massive manhunt is underway in northeastern Spain.         

Police in Spain link three rental vans to main fugitive in vehicle attacks

A massive manhunt is underway in northeastern Spain.         

10-foot snake found in child's bed, kills cat

Put yourself in her shoes: A mom finds a 10-ft python under her son's bed. The python killed the family cat! Yikes!         

New report reveals heroism behind deadly USS Fitzgerald accident

An earlier version of this video incorrectly stated the country of registration for the freighter, ACX Crystal. The freighter is registered in the Philippines.         

Spanish police intensify efforts to capture suspect behind attacks

One of the main suspects in the attacks, Younes Abouyaaquoub, a 22-year-old Moroccan, was believed to be at large.         

Finland stabbing treated as possible terrorist attack, police say

Police said they have identified the suspect, an 18-year-old Moroccan citizen, but did not release his name.         

Spain terror attack victims include parents, vacationers; Australian boy, 7, missing

The dead, the missing and the injured converged on Las Ramblas, one of the most joyous, vibrant streets in Europe, only to be mowed down by a van.         

Finnish stabbing spree: Police say 2 dead; suspect arrested

Turku police reported that the suspect was shot in the leg. They called on people to stay out of the center of the city.         

Spain terror attacks: At least 1 American killed

Thousands of people including King Felipe VI  gathered in Placa Cataluña, the main square in Barcelona's center, for a minute of silence.         

Finnish police: Multiple fatalities in stabbing spree

Police in Turku, Finland say they shot and arrested one person that could be linked to a stabbing spree where at least two people died.         

North Korea calls planned U.S.-South Korea military exercise a 'catastrophe'

U.S.-South Korea military exercises next week come amid heightened tensions between the U.S. and North Korea.         

Spain terror attacks: Death toll rises to 14

Thousands of people including King Felipe VI  gathered in Placa Cataluña, the main square in Barcelona's center, for a minute of silence.         

NAFTA negotiations: What are the U.S. goals?

As efforts to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement kick off this week, Donald Trump will have an opportunity to take action he's been promising since he started his campaign for President.         

Spain terror attacks: What we know now

Terror attacks left more than a dozen dead in locations including Barcelona and the resort of Cambrils. This is what we know now.         

Barcelona van attack: Third person arrested; 5 suspects shot dead

None of the three people arrested was the driver of the white van that plowed through a pedestrian walkway in Las Ramblas.         

Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe quiet amid assault claims

South African police have issued a “red alert” at its borders to ensure Mugabe doesn’t leave undetected.         

Dozen sailors to be punished for ship collision

The Navy announced about a dozen U.S. sailors are expected to face punishment for a collision in June between the USS Fitzgerald and a Philippine cargo ship.         

Sierra Leone mudslides: Death toll now above 400, U.N. says

The government has hired 600 gravediggers.         

Russian network amplified Trump's Flake criticism

After Trump's tweet, network of 600 Twitter accounts that amplify messages developed by the Kremlin for U.S. audience got busy spreading the message.         

Barcelona terror attack: Third person arrested

None of the three people arrested was the driver of the white van that plowed through a pedestrian walkway in Las Ramblas.         

Yemen fighting cholera outbreak

        

Van crashes into pedestrians in Barcelona terror attack

        

Police in Spain say another terror attack is crushed

Police in Barcelona say a white van slammed into crowds in the popular Las Ramblas tourist district.         

Islamic State claims responsibility for Barcelona terror attacks that killed 14

Police in Barcelona say a white van slammed into crowds in the popular Las Ramblas tourist district.         

ICE director says his agents are just getting started

In an interview with USA Today, ICE acting director Thomas Homan brushed off criticism of his tactics and said his agents are just getting started.