Venezuela's opposition has called a two-day national strike against President Nicolas Maduro after another day of violent clashes.
US President Donald Trump has declared he has "complete power to pardon," as his administration confronts ongoing investigations of possible ties between his 2016 campaign and Russia.
Britain's Prince William and Harry talk about the last phone call they ever had with their mother, Princess Diana, before she died, in a new documentary.
The one crumb of comfort for those desiring the yellow jersey Chris Froome will almost certainly wear to the prize-giving in Paris is that the British rider says winning the Tour de France is...
Jordan Spieth leads the way, but Branden Grace was the star of the third round at the British Open.
Coach Johan Ackermann admitted to “grey-hair moments” as he came within two minutes of ending his tenure with the Lions on a sour note when they were forced into a late rally to beat the Sharks.
Fullback Damian McKenzie landed four penalties and wing Shaun Stevenson scored a try late on as the Chiefs claimed a hard-fought 17-11 victory over the Stormers.
One of Prime Minister Theresa May's closest cabinet colleagues has predicted she will remain in the job until at least 2020.
A wry alternate history of tightly-controlled Singapore dominated the comic industry's equivalent of the Oscars, scooping three Eisner Awards.
Minneapolis police chief Janee Harteau has resigned following the fatal police shooting of an unarmed Australian woman.
A wildfire in central California that has forced more than 5,000 people from their homes spread rapidly after destroying dozens of buildings not far from Yosemite National Park.
South Korea's proposed military talks aimed at easing tension between the two Koreas failed to happen after the North snubbed the call.
US police say the fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman by a junior police officer violated department training and procedures, and the victim "didn't have to die."
A growing number of young Muslim women in Southeast Asia are taking part in "hijab" costume play, getting creative as they embrace the fan culture.
At least two people were killed and several injured on Greece's Kos island by a strong earthquake.
Chester Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park, was found dead a week before the California alt-rock band was due to embark on a US tour.
O.J. Simpson was granted parole and will be released from prison in October following an emotional hearing that centred on the botched armed robbery of his own mementos at a Las Vegas hotel that landed him behind bars for nine years.
Premier League champions Chelsea will fight on all fronts as it looks to build on last season's success midfielder N'Golo Kante said.
Americans Jordan Spieth, Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar have claimed one shot leads at the British Open.
Madonna persuaded a New York state judge to halt the auction of 22 personal items including a pair of worn satin panties, a hairbrush containing her hair, and a break-up letter from a former boyfriend, the late rapper Tupac Shakur.