The UK Supreme Court ruled on Wednesday that employers must give same-sex couples the same rights to a spouse's pension as straight couples.
Russia is reopening an historic hostel in Jerusalem used by pilgrims.
A gunman and four accomplices are given long sentences for shooting the Russian opposition figure.
OPEC members are having trouble keeping their promises.
When Theresa May stood outside Downing Street one year ago Thursday after being officially appointed Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland by the Queen, her vision for Britain was ambitious.
Akbar Al Baker called US flight attendants “grandmothers” and boasted his had an average age of 26.
A Nasa probe returns the most detailed pictures ever of one of the Solar System's biggest storms.
Taiwan's Palace Museum offers thousands of images of its imperial art and artefacts free to download.
China is gobbling up major seed businesses to satisfy its growing appetite for food firms.
Roger Federer, Serena Williams, Pete Sampras: Wimbledon's historic Centre Court has been graced by the greatest champions in tennis.
The man who triggered the Fifa corruption scandal was known for his lavish and opulent lifestyle.
The US tells South Korea it has "real concerns" about a "significant trade imbalance".
The actor says he's "deeply ashamed" of his behaviour and that he's "taking steps" towards sobriety.
Former Ivory Coast international Olivier Tebily has forged a new career away from football - as Africa's first maker of Cognac.
Before flying to France, the president goes on the offensive amid pressure over alleged Russia ties.
A New Zealander has died after the force of a jet take-off knocked her down on Sint Maarten.
China has dispatched troops to Djibouti in advance of formally establishing the country's first overseas military base.
Doctors recommended the eight-hour surgery after his thumb was severed by a bull.
The former president is sentenced to nine years in prison in a case linked to the state oil company.
Blazer, who helped spur the Fifa corruption scandal, was found guilty of bribery and other charges.