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The pop icon lost an 18-month battle with cancer, two days after his birthday and the release of his album "Blackstar."
As the world says goodbye, CNBC takes a look back at David Bowie's illustrious career.
Russian stocks and the ruble have been battered as markets re-opened after the Russian Orthodox Christmas and New Year holidays.
The world would be a better place if Russia had asserted its national interests in the wake of the Cold War, President Vladimir Putin told Bild.
The German government denies that Chancellor Angela Merkel canceled her trip to Davos because of the New Year's Eve attacks on women.
The European Commission says Belgium's "excess profit" tax system was illegal and distorted competition.
Trial of Princess Cristina is the first time a member of Spanish royalty has faced criminal charges since the monarchy was restored in 1975.
Australia has skewered national stereotypes, plus some juicy-looking lamb, and fired-up social media with its latest Australia Day ad.
Police broke up a far-right march against Germany's migration policy, after refugees were revealed as suspects in the Cologne assaults.
Researchers have found that blocking a receptor in the brain that regulates immune cells could benefit the treatment of Alzheimer's.
A German lawmaker has called for Donald Trump to be banned from entering the country, arguing his comments on Muslims incite racial hatred.
As Renault launches driverless car strategy, the CEO admits bicycles still confuse the technology
Updated guidelines warn that consuming any amount of alcohol increases the risk to your health.
Poland's economic growth pre- and post-crisis puts Western Europe to shame, but concerns are rising about its political direction.
A smaller amount of mining waste was released during the Samarco mine disaster in Brazil than previously thought, BHP Billiton has said.
The U.K.'s Chancellor George Osborne is to warn of a "dangerous cocktail" of global risks that could affect the U.K.'s strengthening economy.
German automaker assumes it will have to buy back about 115,000 cars in the U.S. due to the emissions scandal, according to a newspaper report.
Donald Trump's company has threatened to withhold up to $1 billion of investment if the U.K. government decides to ban him from the country.
Police in Paris on Thursday shot dead a knife-wielding man who tried to enter a police station, police union sources said.
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CNBC's Carolin Roth caught up with Jamie West, deputy managing director at Sky Media U.K., to talk about the British government's decision to scrutinize further Rupert Murdoch's planned $15 billion takeover of Sky.
Several analysts offer their verdict on what to expect from the anticipated German election before voters go to the polls.
Maarten-Jan Bakkum, emerging markets specialist at NN Investment Partners, explains why emerging markets have been performing so well.