Latin America
Caracas mayor arrested for alleged coup in Venezuela
Antonio Ledezma, a fierce critic of President Maduro, was arrested by SEBIN agents, according to local media

Train crash in Switzerland injures at least 50
The accident took place in Bülach district's Rafz town.

Racism investigation launched against Chelsea fans
Chelsea condemn the racist attitudes of The Blues fans against a passenger of African origin in Paris Metro before the Champions League match versus Paris Saint-Germain.

Cambodia set to bolster Turkey trade to $500 million
Turkey's Ambassador to Cambodia describes coming year as a 'new age in terms of Turkish-Cambodian relations.'

Colombian welfare group demands release of child soldiers
'There is nothing more cruel that bringing a child into a war. There is nothing that destroys the moral fibre of a society more effectively than teaching children to kill and to hate.'

At least 16 dead in Mexico as train and bus collide
Authorities say bus driver tried to overtake train at railroad crossing.

Northern Argentina hit by 6.7 magnitude earthquake
Quake shook high-altitude remote region near the Chilean border, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Former Costa Concordia captain found guilty for shipwreck
Former Costa Concordia captain found guilty for shipwreck and sentenced to 16 years and one month in prison.

Obama sends Congress $4 trillion for 2016 budget
Budget is a 6.4 percent increase from the preceding year