HILLA, Iraq (AFP) - Bombings at two Shi'ite mosques south of Baghdad killed six people on Monday, police and a doctor said, the latest in a string of attacks targeting both Sunni and Shi'ite places of worship in Iraq.
WASHINGTON (AFP) - US lawmakers debating a landmark immigration bill on Monday approved the provision of 5,000 visas to Tibetan refugees to enter the United States over the next three years.
SAN JUAN (Puerto Rico) (AP) - A man has been arrested in Puerto Rico for a Twitter post that threatened a gay activist and made a reference to the Boston Marathon bombing, the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said on Monday.
MADRID (AP) - Spain's Defence Ministry said three soldiers have died and two others have been injured in an explosion at an army bomb disposal unit in southern Spain.
PARIS (AFP) - A plane flying from Zurich to Philadelphia made an emergency stop on Monday at Paris's Charles de Gaulle Airport after four crew members fell sick, an airport official said.