Carrie Fisher, 'Star Wars' Princess Leia, dies at 60

December 28,2016, 08:43

Carrie Fisher, who rose to fame as Princess Leia in the "Star Wars" films and later endured drug addiction before going on to tell her story as a best-selling author, died on Tuesday aged 60, her family said.

South Korea's President Park impeached in parliamentary vote

December 09,2016, 15:36

South Korean lawmakers on Friday voted overwhelmingly to impeach President Park Geun-hye over an influence-peddling scandal, setting the stage for her to become the country's first elected leader to be pushed from office in disgrace.