Jan 19, 2018 1:23
Pope Francis landed in Peru on Friday after a visit to Chile that has left many Catholics there confused and angry. At issue is the pontiff's answer to a question about a bishop accused in the country's child sex scandal.
Jan 19, 2018 2:02
Angela Merkel's political career could be in the hand of members of the opposition Social Democrats, as they prepare for a crucial vote on coalition talks.
Jan 19, 2018 0:54
A sunken Iranian oil tanker may be leaking heavy bunker fuel as well as light oil off the east coast of China and the best remedy was to recover the vessel, officials said on Friday.
Jan 19, 2018 2:14
Jan 19, 2018 1:54
Mexicans in the United States have received voting credentials under new rules that let citizens sign up at local consulates rather than in Mexico. Their participation could be decisive in a close race.
Jan 19, 2018 1:05
Turkish artillery fired into Syria's Afrin region on Friday in what Ankara said was the start of a military campaign against the Kurdish-controlled area.
Jan 19, 2018 0:52
Russian President Vladimir Putin stripped off to his bathing trunks and immersed himself in the freezing waters of a lake early on Friday, observing an Orthodox Christian ritual to mark the feast of Epiphany.
As influential voices within the U.S. business community warn China that U.S. President Donald Trump is serious about tough action over Beijing’s trade practices, there is little sense of a crisis in the Chinese capital, where officials think he is bluffing.
Jan 19, 2018 0:45
Jan 19, 2018 1:15
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Friday she was pregnant with her first child, and planned to take a short break after the birth in June.
Jan 18, 2018 1:27
The Ruzaiq family are among hundreds of Yemenis who scour a garbage dump near the city of Hodeidah for food - a sign of the measures Yemenis are being forced to resort to in order to survive in the country's three-year-old war.