- Complex carbon-based molecules found by Cassini spacecraft on Saturn moon Enceladus, previously only ever found on earth and meteorites in research published in "Nature"
- Democrat Representative Joseph Crowley is defeated in New York Primary election by liberal challenger Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
- French government intoduces plan to bring back national service for 16 year-olds
- Japanese spacecraft Hayabusa 2 arrives at diamond-shaped asteroid Ryugu
Malaysian police announce seizure of goods linked to former prime minister Najib Razak, worth $273 million, biggest in the country's history, including 567 handbags and 14 tiaras
- President Salva Kiir of South Sudan and former Vice President Riek MacharSouth sign peace deal to end four-year civil war
- US Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announces he will retire 31st July
- Joe Jackson, American talent manager and patriarch of the Jackson family, dies at 89