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Activists cheer for "Greta!", urge climate action in Madrid

December 6, 2019

MADRID (AP) — Activists of all ages and from all corners of the planet demanded concrete action Friday against climate change from leaders and negotiators at a global summit in Madrid. more »»

UK Brexit envoy quits, slamming politicians' 'half-truths'

December 6, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Brexit envoy in Washington has quit, saying she no longer wants to “peddle half-truths on behalf of a government I do not trust. more »»

Police: Al-Shabab extremists kill 8 on bus in northern Kenya

December 6, 2019

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Police in Kenya say suspected al-Shabab extremists have stopped a bus in the north near Somalia and killed eight passengers, all of them non-Muslims. more »»

6-story building collapses in Nairobi; at least 4 killed

December 6, 2019

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A six-story residential building collapsed Friday in Kenya's capital, officials said, with at least four people killed and others trapped in the debri. more »»

World powers press Iran to reverse nuke deal violations

December 6, 2019

VIENNA (AP) — World powers pressured Iran on Friday to reverse recent atomic activities that violate the landmark 2015 nuclear deal, but stopped short of deciding on whether to proceed with a mov... more »»

Pension strike brings travel chaos for a 2nd day in France

December 6, 2019

PARIS (AP) — Frustrated travelers ran into transportation mayhem across France for a second day on Friday, as unions dug in for what they hope is a protracted strike against President Emmanuel... more »»

Nobel laureates chat with International Space Station crew

December 6, 2019

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Winning a Nobel Prize is an achievement is a class of its own. But it might be even cooler to be an astronaut. more »»

NATO researchers: Social media failing to stop manipulation

December 6, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Social media companies are failing to stop manipulated activity, according to a report Friday by NATO-affiliated researchers who said they were easily able to buy tens of thousands... more »»

OPEC countries, Russia to cut oil output, pushing up prices

December 6, 2019

The OPEC oil-producing countries and ally Russia said Friday they have agreed to cut crude production, prompting a surge in global crude prices that they hope to sustain into next yea. more »»

Johnson under pressure ahead of final UK election TV debate

December 6, 2019

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to take on opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn in the last head-to-head debate before a general election in six days — and... more »»

'Dark money' ties raise questions for GOP Sen. Ernst of Iowa

December 6, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — An outside group founded by top political aides to Sen. more »»

Gas explosion in Slovakia tower block kills 5, injures 40

December 6, 2019

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — A gas explosion in an apartment building in eastern Slovakia killed at least five people and injured more than 40 Friday. more »»

6-story building collapses in Nairobi; at least 3 killed

December 6, 2019

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A six-story residential building collapsed Friday in Kenya's capital, officials said, with at least three people killed and others trapped in the debris. more »»

OPEC nations, Russia agree to cut oil output to lift prices

December 6, 2019

The OPEC oil-producing countries and ally Russia said Friday they have agreed to cut their crude production by an extra 500,000 barrels a day as they try to support global energy prices. more »»

Toll rises to 63 in migrant boat capsizing off Mauritania

December 6, 2019

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) —

The death toll from a migrant boat capsizing off Mauritania has risen to 63 after the coast guard found five more bodies. more »»

Abandoned baby giraffe befriended by dog in Africa dies

December 6, 2019

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A baby giraffe that was befriended by a dog after it was abandoned in the wild has died, a South African animal orphanage said Friday. more »»

Germany's Merkel voices 'shame' during 1st Auschwitz visit

December 6, 2019

OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel voiced a feeling of "deep shame” during her first-ever visit on Friday to the hallowed grounds of the former Nazi German death camp of... more »»

Clamor as Greta Thunberg joins climate activists in Madrid

December 6, 2019

MADRID (AP) — Climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in Madrid Friday to join thousands of other young people in a march to demand world leaders take real action against climate change. more »»

Massive Polish coal mine sparks international dispute

December 6, 2019

UHELNA, Czech Republic (AP) — Polluted air, noise, dry wells. more »»

Hong Kong police sound alarm over homemade explosives

December 6, 2019

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's much-maligned police force provided a rare behind-the-scenes look Friday at its bomb disposal squad to show the potentially deadly destructive force of homemade... more »»

 
 
 

 

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