- A woman who can smell Parkinson's disease has helped researchers identify molecules on the skin of people with the disease in Manchester, England
- Finland is the world's happiest country, South Sudan is world's least happy, according to annual World Happiness Report
- Four men arrested in South Korea for secretly filming 1,600 hotel guests and selling the footage via a website
- Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts calls the state's flooding "the most widespread destruction we have ever seen in our state's history"
The Walt Disney Company acquires Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox entertainment business for $71 billion
- Randy Jackson, American baseball 3rd baseman (2-time MLB All Star), dies of pneumonia at 93