Japan is struggling to make sure it has enough English speakers when it hosts the Olympic Games in 2020.
Instead of backing his own party's candidate, Manuel Valls throws his weight behind Emmanuel Macron.
Westinghouse has struggled with losses that have thrown its Japanese parent into a major crisis.
Elon Musk has a new friend in China. Tech and gaming giant Tencent (TCEHY) just ponied up $1.8 billion for a 5% stake in Tesla
The Australian state of Queensland is assessing the extent of the damage caused by the major storm.
A potential investment deal had raised ethical questions for President Trump's son-in-law.
Troubled U.S. nuclear business Westinghouse Electric is filing for bankruptcy, its Japanese owner Toshiba said Wednesday.
Eleven Asian elephants caught in mud make a dramatic escape with the help of local farmers.
This is the first time a monster truck driver has completed a front flip in the sport's history.
The president is accused of "ignoring basic science" as public campaigns and court cases are planned.
The Oscar winner says she "couldn't live there" as she condemns the pressure on actresses to be thin.
The juvenile shark was not dangerous but it surprised swimmers in Sydney's far north.
Each year, just as the snow below the Swiss Alps starts to melt, over 120,000 people descend on a little town called Basel, for the world's largest watch and jewelry fair.
The Chinese government makes its first comment about Mr Lee one week after he disappeared.
The US women's ice hockey team settle a long-running equal pay dispute and call off their boycott of the forthcoming US-hosted world championships.
In a controversial practice, a company was processing and selling the milk in the US.
There were no injuries among the 141 on board when the aeroplane landed at Jauja airport.
A 1,300km (800 miles) area is at dangerous risk of flooding after Cyclone Debbie, authorities warn.
Gina Soden has spent the last six years seeking out Europe's grand and abandoned buildings, from hospital asylums and palaces to boarded up schools and disused power stations.
The top US commander in Iraq said "there's a fair chance" that a US airstrike in west Mosul killed civilians on March 17.