Andre Ayew's late diving header secured Ghana a 2-1 win over South Africa and qualification to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals as Group C winners.
Cuban leader Fidel Castro has broken his silence on a historic rapprochement between Washington and Havana, implicitly endorsing it even as he expressed an abiding distrust of his old foe.
President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday (Jan 27) slammed what he called attempts to rewrite history and lauded the Red Army at a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
Tiger Woods, who had a front tooth knocked out by a video cameraman last week, displayed a full smile on Tuesday (Jan 27) after a nine-hole practice round ahead of the Phoenix Open.
A lawyer for two Australian drug smugglers facing imminent execution in Indonesia said on Tuesday (Jan 27) there were "serious mistakes" in their convictions that he hoped to challenge in a fresh legal appeal.
Stoke City forward Bojan Krkic will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury, the English Premier League club said on Tuesday (Jan 27).
Around 300 survivors, some of them wearing scarves in the blue-and-white stripes of their camp uniforms, joined world leaders for an emotional memorial at the epicentre of the Nazi genocide of European Jews.
Twitter on Tuesday (Jan 27) began rolling out new group chat and video features as it worked to ramp up use of the one-to-many messaging service.
US President Barack Obama flew in to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday (Jan 27), leading a heavyweight delegation to meet new King Salman and shore up ties that have suffered in recent years.
Pfizer reported Tuesday that revenues and profits fell again in the fourth quarter of 2014 as the drug maker continued to suffer from the loss of exclusive rights to various treatments.