Maradona's surgeon responds tearfully to investigation into star's death
A probe was triggered by concerns raised by Maradona's daughters Dalma, Gianinna and Jana over the treatment he received for his heart condition at his home in Tigre, north of Buenos Aires, judicial sources said.
Injured Warner a doubt for India Tests, Short called up for T20s
Warner limped out of Sunday's one-day international against India after straining his groin while fielding as Australia secured the series 2-0 in Sydney.
Inquest to probe role of air pollution in death of British girl
The hearing, which is due to last 10 days, could set a new legal precedent if it is found poor air quality contributed to the death of Ella Adoo-Kissi-Debrah.
Mexico braces for close trade scrutiny from Biden
Mexico and Canada were pressured by Trump to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the 1994 pact that the Republican branded "the worst trade deal in the history of the country."
Maradona's doctor investigated for involuntary manslaughter
The probe was triggered by concerns raised by three of Diego Maradona's daughters Dalma, Giannina and Jana over the treatment he received for his heart condition at his home in Tigre, north of Buenos Aires, judicial sources said.
Netflix hit 'The Crown' should carry fiction warning: minister
Culture minister Oliver Dowden is expected to formally write to the US streaming company to request it adds a "health warning" before each episode.
Northeast Nigeria massacre claimed at least 110 lives: UN
The bloodletting centred on the village of Koshobe near the Borno state capital Maiduguri, with assailants targeting farm workers on rice fields.
Trump loses another election court challenge
A Republican lawsuit had sought to invalidate mail-in ballots in the battleground state of Pennsylvania that President-elect Joe Biden won by about 81,000 votes - or to throw out all votes and allow the state's legislature to decide the winner.
Composed Bezuidenhout wins Dunhill Championship as rivals falter
Christiaan Bezuidenhout, the lowest ranked golfer in the field at 61, holed long birdie putts at 14 and 15 to build a two-shot advantage.
Mysterious monolith in US desert reportedly disappears
The shiny, triangular pillar which protruded some 12 feet from the red rocks of southern Utah, was spotted on 18 November by baffled local officials counting bighorn sheep from the air.
Indonesian volcano belches huge tower of smoke and ash
There were no reports of injuries or damage from the eruption in a remote part of the Southeast Asian archipelago.
Rockets target Eritrea capital after Ethiopia declares victory in Tigray
The "explosions" -- which the embassy said occurred "at about 10:13 pm" Saturday night-- came hours after Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed declared victory in his military campaign against Tigray's ruling party, the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF).
Suicide car bomb kills 26 Afghan security personnel
The attack occurred on the outskirts of Ghazni city, capital of the eastern province of Ghazni, which has seen regular fighting between the Taliban and government forces.
New Zealand's Phillips clubs record 46-ball ton against West Indies
Phillips clubbed his century off 46 deliveries, the 10th fastest in the world and one ball faster than the previous New Zealand record held by Colin Munro.
Pope appoints first African American cardinal
Under the soaring dome of St Peter's Basilica, the new "princes of the Church" knelt one by one at the feet of the 83-year-old pontiff, who placed the quadrangular scarlet cap, or biretta, on their heads.
Court tells Trump: 'Calling vote unfair doesn't make it so'
In a scathing review of the Trump campaign's arguments that the president was cheated in his re-election bid, three appeals court judges unanimously said that allegations of unfairness were not supported by evidence.
Music icon Cher meets Pakistan PM ahead of elephant's move
The singer, who has for years campaigned for Kaavan the elephant and is helping pay for his move, arrived in the Pakistan capital this week to see the animal before the flight to Cambodia on Sunday.
New Zealand crush Argentina 38-0 in Tri Nations
The All Blacks crushed Argentina 38-0 Saturday as they roared back from two straight defeats to move within sight of the Tri Nations title.