The number of giraffes has dropped by as much as 40 percent since the 1980s, says a new report on endangered species.
The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States has caused Vietnam to look for new trade deals.
Officials in Turkey say police have detained over 500 people since Monday because of their suspected ties to Kurdish militants.
A new United Nations report says a lack of education for girls in developing countries may be partly to blame for a rise in poverty worldwide.
The United Nations, or U.N., is asking for $22.2 billion dollars to provide life-saving help for nearly 93 million people worldwide.
Haitian officials say businessman Jovenel Moise has won the country’s second presidential election in two years.
Some Cuban-Americans believe the death of Fidel Castro means human rights abuses in Cuba will end.
The government of Vietnam is seeking to help the main rice-producing part of the country deal with difficult agricultural issues.
World leaders congratulated Donald Trump on his presidential election victory over Hillary Clinton.
World oil prices have risen a little after two years of weaker demand for oil and lower prices.