US Secretary of State John Kerry insisted on Thursday that Israel's security is a top priority for Washington, both in nuclear talks with Iran and peace talks with the Palestinians.
The US economy grew at a speedy annual rate of 3.6 percent in the third quarter on inventory investment, the best growth in almost two years, the government reported Thursday.
The US economy grew at a speedy annual rate of 3.6 percent in the third quarter, significantly higher than initially estimated, the Commerce Department reported Thursday.
Pope Francis on Thursday set up a committee to fight child sex abuse in the Catholic Church and give pastoral care to victims following a recommendation from a council of cardinals he has asked to advise him.
An American teacher was shot dead in Benghazi on Thursday, 15 months after a deadly attack on the US consulate in Libya's second city, medical and security officials said.
On the eve of Friday's draw, and amid lingering doubts all the venues will be ready in time, a trio of Brazilian legends on Thursday vowed their country will host a successful World Cup.