US flight turned back after human heart left on board
The mishap wasted precious time — a human heart for transplant can only be stored for a matter of hours.
Germany: Three women attacked with knives in Nuremberg
Three women underwent emergency surgery in the Bavarian city after suffering severe knife wounds in separate attacks.
Jordan: Hundreds protest revised IMF-backed tax law
Jordan's government almost collapsed in the summer after it tried to pass a deeply unpopular tax bill.
Irish parliament passes bill to legalize abortion
Following a landmark referendum earlier this year, abortions will be allowed in Ireland for the first time.
Hungarians protest changes to labor laws and the creation of government-controlled courts
Thousands of angry Hungarians took to the streets in a second day of protests in the capital Budapest.
German jails ill-equipped to handle inmate radicalization
Germany's prison officer union boss has called for more resources to tackle a problem with wide-ranging consequences.