The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday joined the Senate in passing a critical measure that marks the first major step toward repealing outgoing President Barack Obama's landmark but controversial health care reforms.
Washington will be invited to fresh Syria peace talks being organized by Moscow and Ankara this month, Turkey's foreign minister said, but Russia declined to confirm the invitation on Friday.
A tower from the Golden Gate Bridge is seen over a blanket of fog Friday, Jan. 13, in San Francisco. Sunshine and fog returned to some areas of Northern California after a series of storms which caused flooding in various cities.
Stolen from a hospital just hours after she was born, an 18-year-old woman finally learned her true identity and was reunited Friday with her birth family, by video chat. The woman she thought was her mother was charged with her kidnapping.
A French judge on Friday charged the alleged mastermind of the spectacular Paris heist in which five masked men robbed U.S. reality TV television star Kim Kardashian of jewelry worth millions, prosecutors said.
Canada must "phase out" Alberta's oil sands and end the country's dependence on hydrocarbons, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Friday.
Thousands are expected in Washington for a march organizers say is designed to "protect the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr." and to "preserve the legacy of President Barack Obama."
Turkey has arrested two Chinese nationals of Uighur origin in connection with a mass shooting in a nightclub in Istanbul on New Year's Eve claimed by the Islamic State group, media reports said.
Several pro-Taiwan members of the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday jointly introduced legislation that encourages visits between the United States and Taiwan at all levels.
US President-elect Donald Trump has suggested the One-China policy is up for negotiation., 4 Comments