Mr Biden will take an oath in front of the US Capitol, shortly after Donald Trump leaves the White House.
Donald Trump issues pardons and commutations for more than 140 people in his final hours as president.
The new president will take the oath of office in a Washington DC fortified against any civil unrest.
Donald Trump won a surprise victory in 2016 partly because he promised to shake things up. And boy, did he.
Orthodox Christians, Putin among them, take an icy dip to commemorate a special day.
The actress has been accused of abandoning children she had through a surrogate.
Australian Open players are told not to feed mice at their quarantine hotel in Melbourne after one player complains of rodent infestation.
The declaration comes a day before the Trump administration hands over to President-elect Joe Biden.
Fears had grown over the Alibaba founder's whereabouts because of pressure from Chinese authorities.
Jeff and Lauren Lowe must hand over all tiger cubs and their mothers to the US government.
An issue with hydraulic systems led to the early shutdown of a test for Nasa's new "megarocket".
The UK has not always "lived up to its values" under Boris Johnson, his predecessor Theresa May says.
The southern African state has recorded a surge in cases since the end of the festive season.
The cupped clap of a butterfly's wings may be the key to their flying abilities and their survival.
Senior mortician Hannah Leahy says the level of Covid fatalities is taking its toll on staff the Royal London Hospital.
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