2017-18 Spanish constitutional crisis
The Catalan parliament elected hard-line separatist Quim Torra as regional leader on Monday, heralding an end to seven months of direct rule from Madrid but also more political uncertainty in a region that retains a mandate to seek a split from Spain.
Supreme Court of the United States
The Supreme Court cleared the way on Monday for states to legalize sports betting, striking down a 1992 federal law that had prohibited most states from authorizing sports betting.
United States recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel
The U.S. ambassador to Israel, David Friedman, praised "the vision, the courage and the moral clarity" of President Trump in making the U.S. the first country to open an embassy in the disputed city.
Context: Airbus A319, Sichuan Airlines
Natural disasters in India
India News: As many as 80 people have been killed in five states due to thunderstorms and lightning strikes since yesterday, with Uttar Pradesh alone recording 51
Context: American, British, Dutch, Kaspersky Lab, Russia, antivirus software
The Surabaya church bombers and the police headquarters attackers were friends, Indonesia's national police chief says.