In a tragic incident, an attacker said to have been dressed in a Santa Claus costume opened fire at a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year's celebrations Saturday, killing at least 35 people and wounding 40 others.
Washington: President Obama expressed confidence that, if he had run for a third term, he would have defeated Donald J. Trump, during an interview with David Axelrod, his friend and former adviser.
A Russian defence force Tu-154 aircraft has disappeared from radar, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) reported on Sunday.
Washington: United States' President-elect Donald Trump has said he "intends to dissolve" the Donald J. Trump Foundation "to avoid even the appearance of any conflict" with his role as president.
Washington: Carl Paladino, a western New York builder, one-time Republican candidate for governor of New York and political ally of President-elect Donald J. Trump, caused huge outrage on Friday after making racially offensive comments about President Obama and the first lady, who Paladino said should be "let loose in the outback of Zimbabwe."
Washington: President-elect Donald J. Trump said on Thursday that the United States should greatly "expand its nuclear capability," which seemed to indicate an end to years of efforts by presidents of both parties to reduce the role of nuclear weapons in American defenses and strategy.
Washington: America's President-elect Donald J. Trump appeared to suggest on Wednesday that the horrifying truck attack on a Christmas market in Berlin validated his proposal during the presidential campaign to bar Muslims from entering the United States.
Washington: President-elect Donald Trump has said the US should let China keep the US Navy's unmanned underwater glider that it seized in the South China Sea.
In latest Russia election hacks update, Putin seems to have had enough of the relentless barrage of US accusations that he, personally, "hacked the US presidential election."
Washington: We all know that US President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump both believe the United States never should have invaded Iraq in 2003 (or, at least, Trump claims he now does). The war in Iraq and its chaotic aftermath in many ways led to the present situation in the Middle East; it triggered a sectarian unraveling that now looms over both Iraq and Syria and haunts the minds of an Obama administration wary of further
Did President Vladimir Putin turn Russia election hacks in Donald Trump's favor? Putin was personally involved in covert efforts to interfere with the U.S. presidential election to try to show corruption in American politics and create an image other countries could no longer depend on the U.S. as a world leader, three senior U.S. intelligence officials told NBC News Wednesday.
Kellyanne Conway, former campaign manager for President-elect Donald Trump, said Monday she has "politely declined" an offer to be Trump's White House press secretary.
Late Monday, President-elect Donald Trump said he would announce his choice for secretary of state on Tuesday. The appointment will largely set the direction that the Trump administration will take.
The death toll from the twin bombings in Istanbul has risen to 38. Turkey declared Sunday a day of national mourning after Saturday night's blasts near the home stadium of soccer giants Besiktas, Agence France-Presse reported.
A Pakistani plane carrying 48 people crashed Wednesday in the country's mountainous north and burst into flames killing everyone on board, authorities said.
In a noble gesture, Canada on Tuesday announced that it would take measures in order to decrease the pressure on Lebanon caused by the huge refugee crisis in Syria.
Germany may become the next European country to ban burqas and the veils as German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said that she wants to ban "full-face veils."
The manager of the Oakland, Calif., warehouse that burnt down claiming 36 lives has apologized for the devastation.
US President-elect Donald Trump has said that the time has come for the government to cancel its multibillion-dollar order for new Air Force One presidential planes.
A lawsuit was filed by a group of voters in Florida on Monday demanding a statewide hand recount of the ballots.
Cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan has said he may get "third time lucky" in marriage even though he does not have a good track record in this respect.
Washington: President Barack Obama cautioned Donald Trump Monday about his upcoming presidency, saying his Republican successor faces a reality check if he tries to enact his most controversial campaign promises.
Hillary Clinton saw the bitter end of her campaign Wednesday, conceding the presidency to a man she had called unfit for the office and a threat to the fabric of the country.
The nail-biting US presidential election extended into early Wednesday, as the rest of the world contemplated the reality of President Donald Trump in the White House.
An earthquake shook the state of Oklahoma Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The U.S. Geological Survey reported the earthquake struck at 7:44 p.m. CST, with its epicenter located one mile west of Cushing, about 50 miles northeast of Oklahoma City.
Washington: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has claimed that the "scandals and controversies" hanging over Hillary Clinton's bid to presidency will continue through her tenure and warned that the "unprecedented" crisis erupting from the situation would grind the US government to a halt.
Washington: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has said she is open to having First Lady Michelle Obama in her Cabinet if she wins the November 8 elections.
Karachi: More than 60 cadets besides three militants died while 118 got injured in an overnight attack on a police training academy in Pakistan's restive Quetta city which makes it one of the deadliest strikes in the country this year.
Washington: Donald Trump has sent a legal notice to The New York Times demanding that it retract a 'reckless' and 'defamatory' story in which two women claimed the Republican presidential nominee touched them inappropriately.
Washington: Confronted with his own obscene remarks about groping women, Donald Trump tried to defend himself by launching a scathing attack against Hillary Clinton and her husband. The Republican nominee denied ever sexually assaulting women and took aim at ex-President Bill Clinton in a bitter US presidential debate.