For Democrats, the Dec. 12 special Senate race is a chance to make history with the election of Doug Jones. For Republicans, a Roy Moore victory is an opportunity to ratify their conservative values and protect President Donald Trump's agenda
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said women who accuse someone of sexual misconduct deserve to be heard, even if it involves President Trump. "I know that he was elected, but women should always feel comfortable coming forward"
When Beatrice Fihn received a call informing the 35-year-old Swede that her group, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), had been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, she suspected a possible prank
French and Israeli leaders sparred verbally over the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, while new violence rippled across the region following the move by U.S. President Donald Trump
Bitcoin futures jumped more than 20% in their eagerly anticipated U.S. debut, which backers hope will encourage wider use and legitimacy for the world’s largest cryptocurrency even as critics warn of the risk of a bubble and price collapse
On Dec. 11, Pakistan's parliament will vote on whether to raise the minimum marriage age for girls to 18. Almost a quarter of girls in the country marry before 18, leaving them at higher risk of maternal death, abuse and marital rape
Thousands of protestors gathered outside the U.S. embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia's capital, this weekend in the latest demonstrations against President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
The animated family film "Coco" has topped the box office for a third time on a quiet, pre "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" weekend in theaters. The movie's domestic total is now about $135.5 million
"This is the new normal," Gov. Jerry Brown warned Saturday after surveying damage from the deadly Ventura County fire that has caused the most destruction. "We're about ready to have firefighting at Christmas. This is very odd and unusual"
President Nicolás Maduro said the three main opposition parties that boycotted this weekend's mayoral race amid allegations of a rigged electoral system will not be allowed to stand in next year's presidential race
The United Nations says its political chief and North Korea's foreign minister agree that the current situation on the Korean peninsula is the most dangerous security issue in the world
Saturday Night Live took aim at politicians on both sides of the aisle with sexual harassment allegations against them — including Minnesota Sen. Al Franken, who used to work on the show