The United States topped the list of the 10 Countries with the Highest Total Individual Wealth, according to the New World Wealth ranking.
Horrific pictures from Syria stimulate Western calls that "something must be done" to end the conflict there. However, the author argues these are appeals to emotion that are counter-productive.
The eastern Chinese city of Yiwu saw its first freight train leave for Afghanistan on Sunday.
The Chinese Air Force is suggesting it may move to increase the capabilities of the country's existing anti-missile capabilities.
Clashes against the Islamic State (IS) militants in the Libyan city of Sirte killed 18 soldiers and injured another 120 on Sunday.
Paisley Park, the private estate and studio complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for daily public tours.
China Inc's record burst of investment in global soccer could leave investors burnt and out of pocket.