Centuries by Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq helped Pakistan overhaul the Black Caps' total of 274, but a lower-order collapse saw their lead restricted to 74 on day three of the third test in Abu Dhabi.
A woman in Brazil who received a womb transplanted from a deceased donor has given birth to a baby girl in the first successful case of its kind, doctors reported.
The white nationalist who drove a car into a crowd at a Virginia rally began sobbing after his arrest when police told him he had killed someone, according to video played at his trial.
A request for Ballon d’Or winner Ada Hegerberg to 'twerk' is not the first time this year a sporting event has been tarnished by sexism.
Planned increases to fuel taxes in France have been suspended for at least six months, in response to weeks of sometimes violent protests. It's the first major U-turn by President Emmanuel Macron's administration.
British leader Theresa May has suffered embarrassing defeats at the start of five days of debate over her plans to leave the EU that could determine the future of Brexit and the fate of her government.
The IAAF has upheld a ban against Russia's athletics federation over doping in the country.
Azhar Ali's resolute half-century helped Pakistan reach 139-3 in reply to New Zealand's 274 on day two of the third and final test in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday.
Norwegian forward Ada Hegerberg won the inaugural Ballon d'Or award for the best player in women's football, but the moment was tarnished when DJ Martin Solveig asked her to 'twerk' after receiving the prize.
Washington's political elite have paid tribute to former US President George H.W. Bush as his body lay in state in the Capitol, evoking a bygone era of bipartisan civility in American politics.
British Prime Minister Theresa May's government has fought to defend its Brexit deal, outlining the legal basis for parliament to support its plan to leave the EU, but instead seemed to fan the flames of rebellion.
British broadcaster and environmentalist David Attenborough has urged world leaders to agree ways to limit global warming, to get on and tackle "our greatest threat in thousands of years".
A US radio station is giving the cold shoulder to the classic Baby It's Cold Outside, removing the song from its holiday line-up as its lyrics are inappropriate toward women, staff say.
Cher, Reba McEntire, and the creators of the Broadway musical "Hamilton" entered the ranks of highly celebrated artists as recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors.
Thousands have turned out for a concert in Johannesburg to honour the life of Nelson Mandela, the show featuring an all-star line-up led by Beyonce.
The number of people listed as missing after California's deadliest wildfire has dropped again to 25, down from a high of more than 1,200 about two weeks ago, officials say.
Arsenal leapfrogged Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool edged Everton on a dramatic 'derby day' in the Premier League.
Delegates from nearly 200 nations have begun two weeks of talks to tackle deep political divisions at the most important UN meeting on global warming since the landmark 2015 Paris deal to shift...
French President Emmanuel Macron has ordered his prime minister to hold talks with political leaders and demonstrators, as he seeks a way out of nationwide protests after rioters turned central...
China and the United States agreed to a ceasefire in their bitter trade war on Saturday after high-stakes talks in Argentina between US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping.