Jeff Sessions was a highly controversial Donald Trump nomination because of accusations of racism.
The US is no longer screening refugees on Nauru, but Australia expects the process to resume.
Villagers in Sichuan, China, have a new ladder to assist their 800-metre climb to the outside world.
Katya Adler finds a union searching for the right direction, as its very existence hangs in the balance.
An Australian farmer spends hours arching his back for air after being pinned down in a waterhole.
Currently old convictions for consensual sex between men appear in criminal history checks.
Alexei Navalny says he will continue, against the odds, in his fight against Vladimir Putin.
Thousands of people are sharing photos of food their parents gave them after the Chinese New Year holiday.
The way orangutans communicate could shed light on humans' first words.
Fumigation must start immediately to avoid further destruction in the main agricultural area.
It takes a special kind of person to run a radio station in an area controlled by Islamist militants in northern Syria. Raed Fares, who has never lost his sense of humour despite being gunned down by IS.
Feng Shui consultant Joey Yap tells us how Trump's year may go.
As the World Sheep Shearing Championships gets under way in New Zealand, we take a look at the world of competitive sheep shearing.
The president faces accusations of impropriety after attacking a retailer for dropping his daughter's products.
The man is the second person in the US to be convicted of supporting so-called Islamic State.
The president tweeted about an 'EASY D', which immediately had people guessing what he meant.
The singer pays tribute to all those who helped her to adopt the four-year-old girls.
The US president tells police chiefs he has the right to enact his controversial executive order.
The International Committee of the Red Cross says it is putting its work in Afghanistan on hold.
What is it like to be a conservative on a liberal university campus in the age of President Trump?
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