California certified its presidential election Friday and appointed 55 electors pledged to vote for Democrat Joe Biden, officially handing him the Electoral College majority needed to win the White House.
Authorities in Bangladesh sent the first group of more than 1,500 Rohingya refugees to an isolated island on Friday despite calls by human rights groups for a halt to the process.
Moscow began distributing the Sputnik V COVID-19 shot via 70 clinics on Saturday, marking Russia's first mass vaccination against the disease, the city's coronavirus task force said.
China's state TV says at least 18 coal miners have been killed by high levels of carbon monoxide in the country's southwest.
A noon-time boom that was heard and felt from southern Ontario to Virginia on Wednesday was likely caused by a disintegrating meteor, according to an organization in western New York that keeps track of such phenomena.
Four people have died following an explosion at a waste water treatment plant near the southwest England city of Bristol, police say.
Tributes poured in from France and around Europe on Thursday, a day after former French president Valéry Giscard d'Estaing died of complications from COVID-19 at age 94.
China said Thursday its latest lunar probe has finished taking samples of the moon's surface and sealed them within the spacecraft for return to Earth, the first time such a mission has been attempted by any country...
The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday refused to hear U.S. President Donald Trump's lawsuit attempting to overturn his loss to Democrat Joe Biden in the battleground state, saying the case must first wind its way through lower...
Judge dismisses criminal charges against three employees of the tourist duck boat, which sank during a storm on Table Rock Lake near Branson, about 270 km southwest of the capital Jefferson City.