MOSCOW - A pair of Russian cosmonauts and a US astronaut sealed themselves inside a Russian Soyuz capsule on Monday and left the International Space Station, ending a six-month mission, officials said.
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Marijuana sales in Colorado brought in US$3.5 million (S$4.4 million) in tax revenues and fees in the first month retail pot outlets were allowed.
TRIPOLI (REUTERS) - A tanker that loaded oil from a rebel-held port in eastern Libya has been halted by government forces but it has not yet reached a port controlled by government forces, Prime Minister Ali Zeidan told Reuters on Monday.
CARACAS (AFP) - Several hundred doctors and medical students protested conditions in Venezuela's hospitals on Monday, citing shortages of medicines and critical supplies in the troubled oil-rich country.
UNITED NATIONS, United States (AFP) - UN chief Ban Ki Moon said there is still much progress to be made to advance women's rights, despite recent strides, as he opened an annual conference on women on Monday.