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Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption case

In addition to prison sentences, the men were ordered to pay US$33.5 million, the amount Odebrecht has acknowledged paying to the officials.

December 14, 2017

Firefighters wrestle to control massive California wildfire

The Thomas Fire, which broke out on Dec 4 near the community of Ojai, has since traveled 43 km to become the fifth-largest blaze in state history.

December 13, 2017

Democrat Jones wins Senate seat in Alabama in blow to Trump

The stunning upset by Doug Jones makes him the first Democrat elected to the US Senate from Alabama in a quarter-century.

December 13, 2017

UNICEF: 400,000 Congo children suffering severe malnutrition

At least 750,000 children across the Kasai region are acutely malnourished and some 25 health zones are in a situation of food crisis.

December 13, 2017