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Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran and The Weeknd led the list of nominees on Monday for the 58th Grammy Awards, the most prestigious...

Sydney (dpa) - Actor Johnny Depp's wife Amber Heard asked an Australian court Monday for a trial in early 2016 on charges that she...

Washington (dpa) - US President Barack Obama on Sunday sought to reassure Americans in a rare televised address from the Oval Office following a...

- R&B star Chris Brown on Wednesday cancelled the Australian and New Zealand part of his tour, after being refused a visa to Australia...

Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan celebrated the birth of their daughter Tuesday with a "small contribution" to...

Sales of Volkswagen cars plunged 25 per cent in November in the wake of a massive emissions cheating scandal, the German automaker said Tuesday.Sales...

The mayor of Chicago on Tuesday fired the city's chief of police after an outcry over a police shooting in which an African-American teenager...

US President Barack Obama paid his respects early Monday outside concert hall that was among the venues in Paris attacked by terrorists earlier this...

Three people were killed and nine wounded in a shooting at a building that houses a family planning clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado, local...

Woody Allen's life could well have been a movie, and not always a funny one. The film maker has brought a wry smile to...

Protesters who took part Friday in a peaceful march along Chicago's best-known shopping street called for a special prosecutor to look into a police...

Devoted Black Friday shoppers were out in large numbers taking advantage of bargains across the United States on the traditional opening day of the...

US Republican presidential nomination candidate Donald Trump hit back at critics late Thursday, after apparently mocking a reporter, who has a disability, at a...

The beginning of the busiest shopping weekend in the US got off to a slower start Friday as several companies pushed back against the...

A man jumped over the fence and onto the White House lawn on Thursday while US President Barack Obama and his family were at...

As millions of Americans prepare to devour their traditional roast turkey on Thanksgiving, one lucky bird was granted a reprieve by President Barack Obama."As...

Berlin (dpa) - The emissions cheating crisis that has engulfed German carmaker Volkswagen widened Tuesday after prosecutors launched a tax evasion investigation into company...

French President Francois Hollande is at the White House for talks Tuesday with US President Barack Obama as he seeks to step up the...

The corporate takeover wave continues to roll along, with Viagra producer Pfizer announcing its acquisition of Botox-producer Allergan for a record 160 billion dollars...

Taylor Swift lost as many awards as she won Sunday night, but still managed to bring home the largest trophy collection from the American...

US Secretary of State John Kerry plans to travel to the Middle East in the coming week to meet with officials in Israel and...

Embattled German carmaker Volkswagen late on Friday submitted a recall plan to the US for 480,000 cars that disputed software installed, the California Air...

While Europe has invested increasingly in offshore wind energy in the last quarter century, the US has yet to dip its toe in the...

China has exercised "enormous restraint" in the face of US "provocations" in the South China Sea, the nation's top admiral said, as a regional...

Jonathan Pollard, who was convicted of spying for Israel in the United States, was released from prison, a move welcomed Friday by Israeli Prime...

The US House of Representatives passed legislation Thursday to require tightened checks of Syrian refugees, in the wake of last week's Paris attacks by...

US actor Charlie Sheen said he is HIV-positive and has paid people millions of dollars to keep the diagnosis secret."It's a hard three letters...

The Pentagon said Friday it is "reasonably certain" that an Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" has been killed in a drone strike...

Two US B-52 bombers flew over disputed parts of the South China Sea, officials said Thursday, as the United States continued to test Chinese...

A member of a New York Mafia family faced with a variety of charges that included participation in a 1978 robbery at a Lufthansa...

Walt Disney's visionary orchestral masterpiece started life as an expensive flop. But time has redeemed the animator's most ambitious film, which opened 75 year...

US President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought to find "common ground" Monday in their first White House meeting since the...

The United States must embrace new defence strategies to protect the country and strengthen international order in the face of Russia's provocations and China's...

A new billion-dollar electric car factory in Los Angeles is linked to Chinese internet entrepreneur Jia Yueting, the Los Angeles Times reported Friday.The electric...

There are 12 long months to go until Americans choose their next president, but the crowded field of candidates has a much earlier date...

US President Barack Obama rejected the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, saying the project would have damaged the US ability to lead on efforts...

US President Barack Obama rejected the controversial Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, saying it would have damaged the US ability to lead on efforts...

The US unemployment rate edged down one tenth of a percentage point to 5 per cent in October, the lowest since April 2008, according...

Chinese human rights activist Chen Guangcheng received an award Thursday from a US organization dedicated to the memory of the victims of communism. Chen,...

Exxon Mobil said it was assessing its response late Thursday to a subpoena issued by the New York attorney general for documents relating to...

Washington (dpa) - US Defence Secretary Ash Carter, speaking Thursday onboard a US navy ship in the disputed waters of the South China Sea,...

George Barris, designer of legendary television and movie cars including the Batmobile and Knight Rider's KITT, died Thursday at 89 in Los Angeles, his...

Korean Air will buy 32 airplanes worth 4 billion dollars from US aircraft producer Boeing, the companies said Thursday.Boeing will supply the Seoul-based airline...

An overwhelming majority of people who participated in a global survey about climate change are in favour of limiting the output of greenhouse gases...

The German government has called for a thorough explanation from Volkswagen a day after the carmaker admitted that its emissions-cheating scheme extended to petrol-run...

Kuala Lumpur (dpa) - US Defence Secretary Ash Carter on Wednesday said he and Malaysian Defence Minister Hishammuddin Hussein would set sail Thursday into...

US transportation regulators announced the largest civil penalty levied in their history Tuesday against Japanese manufacturer Takata in the wake of the company's defective...

US games firm Activision Blizzard Inc has agreed to buy Candy Crush maker King Digital Entertainment for 5.9 billion dollars, the companies said on...

The US military will continue to operate wherever international law allows, a top admiral said in Beijing on Tuesday, a week after a US...

Every dog has its day, and Monday was Snoopy's, as Charlie Brown's cartoon sidekick joined the list of Hollywood legends with his own star...