Italy’s populist government was racing Saturday to get a revised 2019 budget through parliament before year enddespite complaints it was written...

European equities gained and Wall Street couldn’t make up its mind Friday as stock markets zig-zagged towardsthe year-end finishing line with dizzying...

Los Angeles Lakers veteran guard Rajon Rondo will be out of the lineup for a month after undergoing surgery on his right hand, the NBA team announced Friday. Rondo...

Attorneys for a former policeman accused of murdering an Australian in Minneapolis last year are asking to borrow a squad car to test conditions surrounding...

Workers in DR Congo on Friday began preparations for long-awaited elections just two days away as a pre-vote protest called by the country’s opposition...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called on authorities in Sudan to investigate deaths during violent protests in Khartoum and other cities. At...

The Ukrainian Armed Forces attempted to advance on the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) positions in the Mariupol sector before retreating with some losses, Eduard Basurin of the DPR Defense Ministry told reporters on Friday. “Ahead of the Christmas truce, the Ukrainian side staged another provocation. […] Today, troops of the 128th Mountain...

Bahraini Foreign Ministry announced resumption of work of Bahrain’s embassy in Damascus. Bahraini News Agency quoted the Ministry as saying that...

The Russian presidency welcomed the entry of the Syrian Arab Army to Menbej area in the northern countryside of Aleppo and the hoisting of the Syrian flag...

Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed in a phone call with German Chancellor Angela Merkel the developments in Syria. The Kremlin said in a statement...