Rapper Kanye West, with a stream of consciousness speech in the Oval Office and a burst of profanity, defended his support for President Donald Trump, much to the delight of Trump himself.
Princess Eugenie, granddaughter of the Queen, is set to marry at Windsor Castle in the second major British royal wedding of the year.
The mental health of refugees detained by Australia on the Pacific island of Nauru has deteriorated so badly that some children are in a "semi-comatose state", unable to eat, drink or talk, MSF says.
Lima Sopoaga admits he went to school to play rugby and eat his lunch. He saw the sport as his ticket to potentially making a better life.
A judge has dismissed one of the six criminal charges against US movie producer Harvey Weinstein after prosecutors said they couldn't oppose the dismissal in light of information they've learned while investigating the case.
A two-man US-Russian crew of a Soyuz spacecraft bound for the International Space Station are safe after a dramatic emergency landing just after liftoff in Kazakhstan when their rocket failed in mid-air.
Usman Khawaja batted bravely for nearly nine hours to make 141 and help Australia salvage a draw in the first test against Pakistan in Dubai.
A cyclone slammed into India's eastern seaboard, destroying huts, uprooting trees, snapping power lines and telephone poles, leaving hundreds of thousands without power.
Hurricane Michael, the third-most powerful ever to strike the US mainland, battered Florida's Gulf coast with tree-snapping winds and towering waves before turning its diminishing fury on Georgia.
A Bulgarian man has been detained in Germany over the alleged rape and murder of TV journalist Viktoria Marinova.
The US has increased pressure on Saudi Arabia to provide information on what happened to missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
A magnitude 7.0 earthquake has struck remote New Britain island in Papua New Guinea, the US Geological Survey says, though there are no immediate reports of damage.
The operator of a limousine company that owned the vehicle involved in a crash that killed 20 people in upstate New York has been charged with criminally negligent homicide.
Hurricane Michael has strengthened into a Category 4 storm and is expected to plough into Florida's Gulf shore with towering waves and roof-shredding winds.
Mental health disorders are on the rise in every country in the world and could cost the global economy up to $24 trillion between 2010 and 2030 if a collective failure to respond isn't addressed, a new report says.
Fur trimmings were scarce on the past month's spring catwalk collections in Milan and Paris, but the two leading luxury centres are some way off following London Fashion Week in going fur-free.
Australia's Prime Minister Scott Morrison says he'll consider environmental policies if they make financial sense, after a report called for coal to be phased out by 2050.
The weekend earthquake which battered Haiti killed 17 people, authorities say, and damaged or destroyed nearly 2,500 houses, sparking fears that many buildings are in a precarious state in the...
Hundreds of Australians have flickered torches at the sails of Sydney's Opera House to disrupt horse-racing ads projected on the building's facade.
Superstar Taylor Swift's decision to wade into electoral politics for the first time has driven a spike in online voter registration, particularly among young people, according to the website Vote.org.