Artur Fischer, a German inventor who registered more than 1,100 patents, died at age 96. The New York Times reports.» Read More
Families of the lost Challenger astronauts gather with NASA to recognize the 30 year mark since the space shuttle accident.
Founding member and guitarist of rock band the Eagles has died at age 67.
CNBC's Akiko Fujita has more on the latest developments in Jakarta.
Steve Wilford, APAC director of Control Risks Group, says the location of the Jakarta attacks suggests the perpetrators appear to be targeting both locals and foreigners.
World-famous singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 following an 18-month battle with cancer.
The pop icon lost an 18-month battle with cancer, two days after his birthday and the release of his album "Blackstar."
CNBC pays tribute to the business, sports, entertainment and political icons we'll miss heading into 2016.
Ian "Lemmy" Kilmister founded Motorhead in 1975, and continued recording and touring with the band until his death.
Amnesty says Russian air strikes in Syria may amount to war crimes after gathering reports on hundreds of civilians killed, the Financial Times reports.
Some of the Indonesian men arrested for planning a string of militant attacks had received funding from Syria.
Rescuers pulled one body on Tuesday after working in search of more than 80 people missing since a massive landslide in Shenzhen, China.
Hao Hong, MD of research and chief strategist at Bank of Communications International, says it will take exceptional news to move Chinese markets which are flat to down.
A landslide hit the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen in Guangdong province on Sunday, burying 22 buildings and leaving 27 people missing.
The United States has delivered a fresh supply of ammunition to Syrian Arab fighters ahead of an expected stiff battle with Islamic State.
Police uncovered weapons found in the vehicle used by the San Bernardino suspects to flee the scene. CNBC's Jinah Kim has more.
The couple who massacred 14 people in California were discussing jihad and martyrdom a year before they met in person, FBI said on Wednesday.
People are stockpiling firearms and ammunition on fears of tighter gun control laws after the San Bernardino mass shooting, says Brian Ruttenbur, MD and senior analyst at BB&T Capital Markets.
Security has been closely monitoring a Pakistan university attended by Tashfeen Malik on concerns militancy was taking hold there.
The current state of affairs in the euro area is such that the basic axiom of economic policy is unlikely to be met anytime soon.
Brian Levin, professor of criminal justice and criminologist at the California State University, explains what the U.S. President failed to address in his televised speech on Sunday.