Five days before President Obama commuted Chelsea Manning's prison sentence, WikiLeaks tweeted that the group's editor in chief Julian Assange would agree to be extradited to the U.S. if Manning was given clemency
Donald Trump doesn't take office as President of the United States until Friday, but his approval ratings have already hit a historic low for incoming American presidents, according to new polls. He's the least popular incoming president in at least four decades
Russian President Putin accused the outgoing U.S. administration of trying to undermine President-elect Trump by spreading fake allegations. Putin described a dossier on Trump as part of efforts to "undermine the legitimacy of the president-elect"
Esteban Santiago, the man suspected of fatally shooting five people and wounding six others at a Florida airport, has told investigators he was inspired by ISIS websites and chatrooms, authorities said at a hearing
Antonio Tajani of the EPP Christian Democrat group was elected president of the European Parliament in a daylong polling series during which he defeated his socialist opponent Gianni Pittella. He is an ally of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May has outlined her vision for a United Kingdom outside the European Union, confirming that Britain will leave the bloc's single market in order to regain full control of immigration
A Nigerian Air Force fighter jet on a mission against Boko Haram extremists mistakenly bombed a refugee camp, killing more than 100 refugees and wounding aid workers, a Borno state official said. A Red Cross worker said 20 of its volunteers had been killed
The White House said Tuesday that the Guantanamo Bay detention center in Cuba will still be open when President Barack Obama leaves office, conceding that a core campaign promise will go unfulfilled. Forty-five detainees remain at the facility
Australia's Transport Minister Darren Chester said on Wednesday that experts will continue analyzing data and scrutinizing debris washing ashore from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, even if the search for the missing airliner has been called off
President Obama commuted the sentence for Oscar López Rivera, who fought for Pureto Rican independence and has been imprisoned since 1981. Though he was due to serve 70 years, he will be released on May 17
A former Apprentice contestant who accused President-elect Donald Trump of sexual assault and harassment in October filed a lawsuit Tuesday, suing for defamation after the President-elect said her allegations were a "hoax"
The disclosure was made by an unnamed source to AP. The reported announcement comes after President-elect Donald Trump attacked GM and other automakers for building vehicles in Mexico and shipping them to the U.S.