The NFL refuses to comment on reports that US singer Rihanna declined an invitation to headline the Super Bowl half-time show in support of Colin Kaepernick.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Prince Harry climbs Sydney Harbour Bridge to watch the unfurling of the 2018 Invictus Games flag.
Thousands of Venezuelans have fled to Brazil, trying to escape their country’s crisis.
Haley poked fun at President Donald Trump and his his longtime rival Sen. Warren.
U.S. Navy helicopter crashes on flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan, causing non-fatal injuries to sailors
The Latest: Afghans to hold funeral for Kandahar's powerful police chief, assassinated in attack claimed by the Taliban
A former midwife linked to the deaths of three babies at Bacchus Marsh Hospital, northwest of Melbourne, is banned from practising after a tribunal finds she engaged in professional misconduct.
Anjem Choudary released from Belmarsh prison in south-east London on Friday morningThe radical preacher Anjem Choudary, who was jailed for inviting support for Islamic State in 2016, was released from Belmarsh prison in south-east London on Friday morning...
China's economy has grown at its slowest pace since the global financial crisis as the trade war with the US and moves to tackle mounting debt starts to bite.
Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said there was no government crisis after a row broke out in the ruling coalition over a tax amnesty draft bill, Il Messaggero said on Friday citing Salvini.
Afghan election commissioners have recommended suspending Saturday's parliamentary election in the southern province of Kandahar following the assassination of the powerful local police chief, officials said on Friday.