The owner of a Japanese sushi restaurant chain has paid a record price of more than $4.5 million for a bluefin tuna in the year's first auction at Tokyo's new fish market.
A much-changed Manchester United have beaten second-tier strugglers Reading 2-0 at home in the FA Cup third round.
Phoenix police are investigating reports of a sexual assault after a woman who has been hospitalized in a vegetative state for the past decade gave birth.
Australia were forced to follow-on on home soil for the first time in 30 years after being dismissed for 300 as India went for the jugular
Malaysia's King Muhammad V abdicated on Sunday, the palace said, after two years on the throne, the first time a monarch has stepped down before completing their five-year tenure.
English football star Wayne Rooney was arrested in December at Dulles Airport outside Washington, D.C. for public intoxication, according to local police.
Poland will close 'escape rooms' that do not meet safety standards, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Sunday (local time) after a fire killed five teenage girls.
Bright colours were back on the Golden Globes red carpet, with pop superstar Lady Gaga, dressed in lavender, leading a trend for old school glamour.
Queen musical Bohemian Rhapsody has won this year's top award at the Golden Globes, while Glenn Close took home best actress over presumed favourite Lady Gaga.
US President Donald Trump has pledged not to bend in his demand for a wall along the southern border with Mexico but said the barrier could be made of steel instead of concrete as a potential compromise with Democrats.
An 18-year-old Saudi woman fleeing her family has barricaded herself inside a Thai airport hotel, refusing to allow immigration officials to escort her on to a flight to Kuwait and saying she fears...
Malaysia's King Muhammad V has abdicated after two years on the throne, the first time a monarch has stepped down before completing their five-year tenure.
An 18-year-old Saudi woman who barricaded herself inside a Bangkok airport hotel to prevent being expelled has left the airport after talks with the UN refugee agency.
France plans to introduce legislation to toughen sanctions on undeclared protests in response to violent "yellow-vest" demonstrations, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe says.
Indian scientists have protested about claims made at a local conference that rubbish the work of some of the world's greatest physicists.
Seeking support for a wall along the US border with Mexico, Donald Trump is to make a TV address and visit the area this week as the govt marked its 17th day of a partial shutdown.
Australia are "kidding themselves" if they think the return of Steve Smith and David Warner is the answer to all their problems and an Ashes win, former England captain Michael Vaughan says.
Britain will extend a drone exclusion zone five-fold and give police new powers against lawbreaking operators, the government says, after sightings last month paralysed the nation's second busiest...
A Uber driver accused of fatally shooting six people in the US state of Michigan and wounding two others while on the job pleaded guilty to all charges.