10 Things to Know for Friday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
Trump's new communications chief shoves the behind-the-scenes drama at the White House onto center stage, daring the president's chief of staff to publicly deny he's a "leaker."
His loyalty to the boss severely tested but seemingly intact, Jeff Sessions tells the AP in an exclusive interview he will stay on as attorney general for as long as Trump wants him to serve.
Battered by repeated failures, Senate GOP leaders retreat to a narrow approach that would undo just a few of the most unpopular elements of Barack Obama's law.
Violence returns to the city's holiest site as Palestinians resuming prayers at the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound clash with Israeli police days after a deadly attack there.
For the first time in the U.S., scientists edit the genes of human embryos, a controversial step toward someday helping babies avoid inherited diseases.
As a vote looms on a polarizing plan to rewrite the country's constitution, the death toll from months of unrest rises above 100.
Military leaders declare they'll allow transgender troops to remain in uniform until Defense Secretary Jim Mattis receives some additional directive to remove them.
Heavy fighting breaks out after U.S.-backed Syrian fighters capture almost half of the Islamic State group's de facto capital.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly becomes the world's richest man, as stock in his e-commerce company hits an all-time high before falling back.
Actress June Foray gave voice to Rocky and hundreds of other cartoon characters and was sometimes known as the "female Mel Blanc."