Federal prosecutors have filed tax charges against Hunter Biden, a second criminal case against the US president's son. The nine-count indictment says he schemed to evade at least $1.4m (1.1m) in federal taxes from 2016-19. The three felonies and six misdemeanours include failure to file and pay taxes, false tax return and evasion of assessment. read more
Argentina and Inter Miami forward Lionel Messi has been named Time magazine's Athlete of the Year. read more
The United States has given so-called bunker buster' bombs and an array of other munitions to Israel for its war on Gaza, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal. read more
Authorities in the Philippines have warned of a potential "destructive tsunami" after a powerful earthquake struck the island of Mindanao. read more
House Speaker Mike Johnson said Saturday he believes Republicans have the votes to launch a formal impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden. "I believe we will," Johnson told Fox News of a GOP-led impeachment inquiry. "I suspect no Democrats will assist in this effort, but they should." Johnson added Republicans "have a duty to do this" and "we cannot stop the process."