President Barack Obama made some bad jokes - and reflected on the state of the nation - at the pardoning of the Thanksgiving turkey.
A group of election lawyers and data experts have asked Hillary Clinton's campaign to call for a recount in three states.
Donald Trump chooses a former critic with very little foreign policy experience to be America's next ambassador to the UN.
A 51.2 meter Kansas waterslide, the tallest in the world, on which a 10-year-old boy was killed, will be demolished.
Swiss bank Credit Suisse says household wealth in the UK has slumped by 10 percent as a 'direct result' of the Brexit vote.
Ferrero has launched an investigation into allegations that Romanian children as young as six were making toys for its Kinder chocolate eggs.
Four people in Melbourne have been confirmed dead from a rare condition known as thunderstorm asthma.
The US has witnessed more than 700 incidents of hateful harassment since Donald Trump's election, according to FBI data.
European leaders are worried about a video showing people making the Nazi salute at a meeting. [VIDEO]
A man killed his wife by dousing her in mineral turpentine and setting her alight, a British court has heard.
In an increasingly strange political scandal, South Korean President Park Geun-hye's office is now defending a Viagra purchase.
A British woman locked up in Dubai for having 'extra-marital sex' after she told police she had been raped can return home.
The UK government has defended its choice of US ambassador after President-elect Donald Trump suggested Nigel Farage for the job.
Fugitive "sex pest" Rabbi Eliezer Berland has pleaded guilty to two charges of sexual assault and will spend 18 months in an Israeli jail.
Japanese authorities have registered more than 80 aftershocks following a powerful earthquake, local media report.
US President Barack Obama has presented 21 people with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. [VIDEOS]