Theresa May is defeated over her Brexit plans despite last-minute efforts to prevent a Tory rebellion.
Republican candidate Roy Moore suffered a shock defeat to Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama.
Claims that Indian bookmakers offered to fix the third Ashes Test are being investigated by the International Cricket Council.
The actress is the latest to come forward with allegations against the Hollywood mogul.
This week the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will decide on whether to repeal an Obama-era law that protects "net neutrality".
Scientists established how much rain fell by measuring how much the Earth compressed during the storm.
Heads of 57 Muslim nations say the US move to recognise the city as Israel's capital is unlawful.
The White House said Omarosa Manigault Newman was off to "pursue other opportunities".
Jorge Glas is the highest-ranking politician to be convicted in the Odebrecht scandal.
Campaigners say the life sentences are a sign that impunity for sexual violence is ending.
Accounts of slavery, torture and killings emerge from Nigerian migrants flown back from Libya.
A court rejects a couple's complaints and says the bells in Wädenswil can peal through the night.
He walked off with the money after leaning on an unlocked door at Charles de Gaulle in Paris.
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