IMF board: Lagarde will remain as chief despite conviction

WASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Lagarde will remain head of the International Monetary Fund despite her conviction Monday of negligence in a case dating to her tenure as France's finance minister.

  • Written by PAUL WISEMAN, Associated Press; JOHN LEICESTER, Associated Press

China returns US underwater drone seized in South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday handed back to the United States an underwater drone it had seized last week in an incident that raised tensions in a relationship that has been tested by President-elect Donald Trump's signals of a tougher policy toward Beijing.

  • Written by GILLIAN WONG, Associated Press

Donald Trump surpasses 270 votes in Electoral College

WASHINGTON (AP) — There were many protesters but few faithless electors as Donald Trump won the Electoral College vote Monday — ensuring he will become America's 45th president.

  • Written by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press