Democrats took US President Donald Trump to the brink of impeachment when they approved two charges against him over his efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate political rival Joe Biden.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson won a resounding election victory on Friday that will allow him to end three years of political paralysis and take Britain out of the European Union within weeks.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Friday he would stand down as his party faced its worst electoral defeat in 84 years, but he did not set a date for his departure and added he would remain in...
US President Donald Trump has reprised his ridicule of Greta Thunberg after the Swedish teen climate activist was named Time's Person of the Year for 2019.
A lawyer for one of the women who brought lawsuits accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct says a proposed settlement for most of the producer's alleged victims is unfair and designed to pressure her into accepting it.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party looks set for a resounding victory in Britain's election, allowing him to deliver Brexit on January 31.
Chilean lawmakers have rejected a bid to oust President Sebastian Pinera over allegations he failed to safeguard human rights during weeks of deadly riots.
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyer has asked a federal appeals court to overturn his death sentence, saying prospective jurors were not thoroughly questioned.
Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swede who inspired millions of young people to take action against climate change, has been named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2019.
Harvey Weinstein and the board of his bankrupt film studio have reportedly reached a tentative settlement with dozens of women who accused the former Hollywood producer of sexual misconduct. He still faces a criminal trial.
In a last-minute pitch for votes, Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn have gone on whistlestop tours of the country.
The Chilean Air Force says it has located debris believed to be from a cargo plane that crashed with 38 people on board over a remote stretch of sea between South America and the Antarctic.
About 70 soldiers have been killed in an attack on a military camp in Niger, near the border with Mali, in the deadliest raid in living memory.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on course to win a majority of 28 in parliament in the election, according to a closely watched model from pollsters YouGov.
At least six people, including a police officer and two suspected gunmen, have beem killed in a shootout around a New Jersey grocery store.
Australia's Rural Fire Service says more than 720 New south Wales homes have been destroyed over the fire season so far.
A US court has dismissed Bill Cosby's bid to overturn his 2018 sex assault conviction, rejecting his lawyers' argument that a judge deprived the comedian of a fair trial by allowing other accusers to testify.