Saudi authorities have arrested nine American citizens among 33 “terror” suspects rounded up over the past week, the Saudi Gazette newspaper reported Sunday.

A 59-year-old woman has been found dead in a motel room in the US state of Florida, along with a note and two live monkeys, police said on Monday.

The leader of an armed occupation at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon and others were arrested on Tuesday after shots were fired during a traffic stop, leaving one person dead and another wounded, the FBI said.

Washington shut down US federal government offices on Monday, while New York prepared for a normal workday following the worst snowstorm in decades to ravage the US East Coast, as residents of both cities frolicked in the freak snowfall.

The Islamic State group released a video Sunday purporting to show nine jihadists behind the November Paris attacks that killed 130 people, in which they threaten “coalition” countries including Britain.

Moscow on Thursday dismissed as a “joke” a British inquiry’s findings that Russian President Vladimir Putin “probably approved” the killing of ex-spy Alexander Litvinenko a decade ago in London.

More than half of the 2.6 million stillbirths that occur globally every year are actually preventable, according to new research published in the journal The Lancet.

Jihadi John, a quiet, football loving child who became one of the most haunting figures of the global jihadist movement as an Islamic State executioner, has been confirmed killed in a US air strike.

After successfully delivering a US-European ocean-monitoring satellite into orbit, a SpaceX rocket made a hard landing on a floating barge in the roiling Pacific, breaking a support leg and toppling over.

Islamic State (IS) troopers are facing a 50% cut in salaries as the US-led coalition continues to target the militant state’s revenue pools including oil fields, supply lines and cast stores.