Neymar's transfer saga is arguably the most compelling one of this summer. However, Robert Lewandowski's movement this summer could rival that one for its ambiguity and mass confusion.
Day Six saw the biggest stars line up for the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival.
Peake's six-month mission aboard the ISS, as a flight engineer with the orbiting lab's Expedition 46 and 47 crews, may well include spacewalks, wrangling visiting robotic spacecraft and overseeing space experiments.
Iran's state radio has confirmed that the country executed two men convicted of spying for Israel and the US, reports the BBC.
In a study published in the May issue of the journal Arthritis Care & Research, researchers determined people of European descent often inherit toe deformities including bunions.
Divisions within Mexico's main conservative opposition party have erupted into a bitter public dispute that threatens to undermine the reform agenda of President Enrique Pena Nieto.
David Liaño Gonzalez, a Mexican mountaineer, became the first climber ever to double summit on Mount Everest in the same season.
Monday marked the third day in a row in which North Korea fired short-range missiles into waters off its east coast, dismissing warnings from the United States and South Korea against increasing tensions.
A magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck off the coast of Chile on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but Chilean emergency authorities said they saw no prospect that the tremor would generate a tsunami.
At least 43 people were killed in car bomb explosions targeting Shi'ite Muslims in the Iraqi capital and the southern oil hub of Basra on Monday, police and medics said.
Roscosmos, Russia's Federal Space Agency, launched 45 mice, eight Mongolian gerbils, 15 geckos, a handful of snails and numerous other species to test how long stretches in a zero-gravity environment affect living creatures.
Day 5 of the Cannes Film festival continued screenings, red carpets and multiple acquisitions.
North Korea fired a short-range missile from its east coast on Sunday, a day after launching three of these missiles, a South Korean news agency said, ignoring calls for restraint from Western powers.
Federal police ordered some 200 Terena Indians to leave a former congressman's ranch in south-central Brazil on Thursday in the latest flashpoint of a widening conflict over land ownership in South America's farm belt.
A Mexican general took over all police and military operations in a chaotic western state on Thursday in a test run of President Enrique Pena Nieto's new security strategy to tame raging drug violence.