Raw video: Wreck of German WWII ship found in Baltic Sea
A team of Polish divers say they found the wreckage of German World War II steamer Karlsruhe, which was bombed by Soviet planes and sunk in 1945, killing hundreds on board. The Baltictech team say the wreckage rests 290 feet under the sea.
Archaeologists in Egypt have announced a major discovery.
More than 100 wooden coffins with well-preserved mummies, along with and some 40 gilded statues in a vast pharaonic necropolis south of the capital, Cairo.
The discovery was displayed on Saturday in a makeshift exhibit at the feet of the famed Step Pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara, a site that was the cemetery for the ancient Egyptian capital of Memphis and is now a UNESCO world heritage site.
It is home to more than a dozen pyramids and burial sites.
Al Jazeera's Andrew Chappelle reports. In the Harz region in the middle of Germany, dead spruce trees stand like white ghosts on the hilltops. They are victims of the bark beetle - a small insect that is causing major destruction across Germany. Video of a fatal police shooting in Philadelphia caused protests across the city after a Black man was killed while holding a knife. NBC News cannot confirm what occurred before the shooting began but the incident is under investigation. The remains of young women are among 59 bodies found in a hidden grave in central Mexico.
It is the latest discovery as police and security forces struggle to contain violence that has led to a record number of murders, many linked to drug gangs.
Al Jazeera's Katia Lopez-Hodoyan reports.