The UN Security Council voted unanimously on Thursday to back Gambia's new president, Adama Barrow, and called for a peaceful transition of power.
Last year was the warmest since recordkeeping began in 1880, US government scientists said Wednesday, making 2016 the third year in a row to break records.
French far-right leader and presidential candidate Marine Le Pen did not meet Thursday with president-elect Donald Trump during a stop in Trump Tower in New York.
The world's largest online retailer Amazon plans to create 100,000 new jobs in the US over the next 18 months.
"Since you're attacking us can you give us a question?" a reporter from broadcaster CNN called out as US president-elect Donald Trump took questions at a rare press conference.
US president-elect Donald Trump admitted Wednesday that he thought the hacking of Democratic Party officials during the presidential campaign was committed by Russia, as he used a rare news...
US president-elect Donald Trump on Thursday denounced Japanese carmaker Toyota's plans to build a new factory in Mexico and export cars built there to the United States.
Embattled German lender Deutsche Bank has settled another of its US lawsuits after agreeing a 95-million-dollar payment, state prosecutors said.
A Mexican politician and activist protested Wednesday in Trump Tower against president-elect Donald Trump's proposal to build a wall on the US-Mexico border.
Electric car manufacturer Telsa missed its ambitious sales target for the year, the company said Tuesday after markets closed.
US president-elect Donald Trump criticized the country's largest car manufacturer General Motors via Twitter on Tuesday over the company's imports from Mexico.
In a New Year's Day message 19 days before handing the reins to his successor Donald Trump, US President Barack Obama said Sunday the presidency has been a "privilege."
An estimated 1 million revellers packed into New York's Times Square on Saturday amid heightened security measures for a New Year's Eve party that passed without incident
A reporter for the Wall Street Journal was arrested and detained in Turkey for two-and-a-half days without contact with his family or employer, the newspaper said Saturday.
A year after "Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens" dominated North American cinemas, the latest spinoff of the series is the box-office champion for the year-end holidays.