Kim Jong-Il son declared "supreme leader"
of North Korea's people.
Barack Obama marks end of war in Iraq.
Syrian death toll rises as street action surges.
Costa Concordia captain claims he tripped and fell from sinking ship to lifeboat.
Anonymous strikes over Megaupload takedown.
President Obama delivers the State of the Union Address in which he repports on the condition of the nation but also outlines his legislative agenda and his national priorities.
Falling temperatures and heavy snowfalls across Eastern Europe have left more than 60 people dead.
Wall Street "likes" Mark Zuckerberg since Facebook opened shares to the public.
U.N. nuclear inspectors visits Tehran to meet Iranian nuclear scientists and visit a key military facility as they try to gauge allegations that Iran is pushing towards making atomic weapons.
Whitney Houston, who reigned as pop music's queen has died at 48.
"Kony 2012" campaign released a viral video which aims to arrest the Ugandan guerilla group leader Joseph Kony. As criticism surfaces, it is now becoming the fastest-spreading viral video in history.
François Hollande is the 7th president of the 5th republic of France.
After several accounts of Zombie behaviour in the USA a man in Wenzhou, China, is accused of attacking a woman and biting her in the face.
UK pubs get full as the London Summer Olympics begin.
Neil Armstrong, the American astronaut who made "one giant leap for mankind" when he became the first man to walk on the moon, died at the age of 82.
Who claims what? Japan and China disputes over the Senkaku islands.
The Statue of Liberty will remain closed as post-Hurricane Sandy repairs continue.
Felix Baumgartner's jump from the stratosphere confirmed that Red Bull can truly give you wings!