Mood remains dark in Crimea as Russians enter base
Russian and Ukranian officials are trying to form a contact group to diffuse the crisis in Crimea, but tensions there remain high as a convoy of hundreds of Russian troops enter a base in the provincial capital.
Libya on Saturday threatened to attack a North Korean-flagged tanker if it tries to ship oil from a rebel-controlled port, in a major escalation of a standoff over the country's petroleum wealth.
Motorcyle fire stunt burns spectator cars in France
A spectacular fire at a motorcycle race held in Morbihan, France, burned 64 cars belonging to spectators attending the event on September 1. The fire broke out in a field where the cars were parked after a stunt involving fire, during the intermission of the race, went horribly wrong. Backed by a strong wind, the flames quickly engulfed the field and the cars; which were parked in close proximity to each other. Credit: stefObzh.