Jerusalem's circumstances are unique, but its status raises questions about how capital cities are chosen.
The president says he is reflecting the reality on the ground by recognising the city as Israel's capital.
Palestinians and Israelis react to US plan to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Prosecutors say Bela Kovacs was engaged in espionage for a foreign state, namely Russia.
A CBS News reporter and her crew were asked to help evacuate a ranch as flames spread in California.
President Putin says there will be no "blockade" after Russia was banned from the Winter Olympics.
Sophie Sandberg, 21, says she hopes her project will raise awareness about sexual harassment.
Conflict has forced some 1.7 million people to flee their homes this year, aid agencies say.
Palestinians say Donald Trump's endorsement of the city as Israel's capital will harm peace prospects.
Victory in next year's election would mean that Mr Putin could lead the country until 2024.
One of the oldest and most complete skeletons of our ancestors is unveiled in South Africa.
Unesco says mobile phones could wipe out the whistled language used by villagers in northern Turkey.
Police take selfies of themselves with the suspected gangster after a huge raid on a favela.
Women and men who broke silence on sexual harassment and abuse are named Time's Person of the Year.
To understand the Hallyday phenomenon is to understand the country, Hugh Schofield writes.
The proposals include the creation of a monetary fund based on the existing bailout mechanism.
The end of the era of throwaway plastic has been signalled by UN environment ministers meeting in Kenya.
Raza Khan from Lahore disappeared after attending a public meeting about recent religious protests.
Toxic air is putting the brain development of millions of infants under one at risk, Unicef says.
The Olympic ban prompts denial and defiance, not soul-searching, in Russia state media.
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