The New York Police Department has opened an investigation into Russell Simmons based on media reports of multiple women coming forward to accuse the music mogul of sexual misconduct, including rape, a law enforcement source with knowledge of the investigation said. ... read more

Oxford Dictionaries says the word, coined in the 1960s, sums up millennials driving political change. ... read more

Nearly 20 entities have been targeted as Japan widens its blacklist of companies trading with Pyongyang. ... read more

CNN's Anderson Cooper looks at a Washington Post report that says President Trump continues to reject evidence of Russia meddling in the US election and officials say the President's daily briefing is "often structured to avoid upsetting him with intelligence related to Russia." ... read more

Commission set up by murdered MP Jo Cox says nine million adults in the UK are affected. ... read more

Theresa May confirms UK participation in student exchange will continue for a period after Brexit. ... read more

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that his US counterpart Donald Trump had made some "fairly serious achievements" since he took office and derided what he called the "espionage mania" surrounding meetings held by Trump associates with Russian officials. ... read more

In a beautiful new photography book by Palani Mohan, feng shui acts as a vehicle to illustrate the more peaceful side of Hong Kong. ... read more