Here’s a brief look at some of the top news stories around the world for July 7, 2015.
Military jet collides with small plane over South Carolina
The pilot of an F-16 fighter plane ejected after his craft collided with a Cessna near Charleston on Tuesday morning. Two people have since been confirmed dead.
[Read more from CNN News]
Afghanistan meets with Taliban officials in Pakistan
In a first for ongoing peace efforts, a "senior-level delegation" met with Taliban representatives in Islamabad on Tuesday, a possible first step toward ending the longstanding conflict between them.
[Read more from the Washington Post]
Feds investigating at home of popular Subway pitchman
FBI investigators have raided the home of Jared Fogel, who for over a decade has been a spokesperson for Subway sandwiches. This comes after the director of Fogel's non-profit organization was arrested and charged in a child pornography case.
[Read more from MSNBC]