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Jobs are make-or-break argument for Biden in climate New! 2021-04-23 00:02:56WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is bringing out the billionaires, the CEOs and the union executives Friday to help sell President Joe Biden's clima

Southeast Asian summit to address Myanmar's post-coup crisis New! 2021-04-22 23:57:19BANGKOK (AP) - When the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations holds a special summit Saturday to discuss Myanmar, the regional body will be

U.S. scientists feared compromised by China New! 2021-04-22 20:42:42More than 500 federally funded scientists are under investigation for being compromised by China and other foreign powers, the National Institutes of

North Korean propaganda spike suggests looming challenge to New! 2021-04-22 18:53:46North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been uncharacteristically quiet as the new Biden administration weighs its policy for the divided Korean peninsula

Measure changing initiative process OK'd for circulation New! 2021-04-22 18:44:27BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A group that wants to change the state constitution to require voter approval of constitutional amendments from a simple majorit

House seat numbers can't be released before next New! 2021-04-22 18:12:36The numbers used for deciding how many congressional seats each state gets can’t be released before next Monday, according to an agreement that

U.S. exit threatens to ground Afghanistan air force New! 2021-04-22 18:03:23Afghanistan's fledgling air force gets most of its critical maintenance services from  civilian contractors who will be accompanying U.S. milita

Sahara's Polisario Front chief gets COVID treatment in New! 2021-04-22 17:15:36MADRID (AP) - The man leading the Polisario Front in its fight for independence of Western Sahara is hospitalized in Spain for treatment of COVID-19,

Mayors ask Biden to be included in climate 2021-04-22 14:38:57SAN DIEGO (AP) - The mayors of a dozen major U.S. cities, including Los Angeles, New York and San Diego, are asking President Joe Biden to consult the

Mexican president pushes controversial reforestation plan 2021-04-22 14:34:37KOPOMA, México (AP) - Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador made a strong push Thursday for his oft-questioned tree-plant

Unmute, please: Echoes, glitches resound in virtual summit 2021-04-22 14:01:17WASHINGTON (AP) - Climate. Climate. Macron. Macron again. Beep. Beep. Beep. Can someone please tell Vladimir Putin he’s on live? Mr. President,

EXPLAINER: How come nations' climate targets don't compare? 2021-04-22 13:16:04WASHINGTON (AP) - This week's climate change summit features lots of talk from different nations about their goals for reducing carbon emissions. But

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In Germany, more than 1,200 new words have New! 2021-04-22 17:57:35A singular German word overflowing with length and precision can flummox an English speaker: from its amount of letters to its complex meaning.

Canadian politician apologizes for taking nude photo of 2021-04-22 15:09:33A member of the Canadian parliament is apologizing after taking a photo of a fellow lawmaker, who was briefly caught nude during a virtual m

Russia orders troop pullback, but keeps weapons near 2021-04-22 13:35:11Russia's defense minister on Thursday ordered troops back to their permanent bases following massive drills amid tensions with Ukraine, but said that

China underreporting severity of air pollution levels, new 2021-04-22 12:33:36Air pollution data in China may have been manipulated by local officials, according to a new study conducted by Harvard and Boston Univ

Italian hospital employee accused of skipping work for 2021-04-22 03:46:53A hospital worker in Italy is under investigation for allegedly skipping out on work for 15 years while continuing to receive a salary, according to a

India reports record number of new coronavirus cases 2021-04-22 00:58:31India set a new record this week for the highest number of new coronavirus infections of any country since the pandemic started, according to a report

Israel says it strikes targets in Syria after 2021-04-21 22:03:46A missile launched from Syria struck southern Israel early Thursday, setting off air raid sirens near the country’s top-secret nuclear reactor,

Putin vows a 'quick and tough' Russian response 2021-04-21 21:26:12President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday sternly warned the West against encroaching further on Russia’s security interests, saying Moscow’s

Spanish ‘cannibal’ accused of killing mom, feeding her 2021-04-21 20:33:34An unemployed Spanish waiter is on trial for allegedly chopping his mother into 1,000 pieces, storing them in lunch boxes and eating them — with

90-year-old Hong Kong woman conned out of $32M 2021-04-21 19:15:45A wealthy 90-year-old woman in Hong Kong was conned out of $32 million by criminals posing as Chinese authorities — in the region’s bigges

Pfizer confirms fake COVID vaccines found in Mexico, 2021-04-21 16:41:23Bogus COVID-19 vaccines – some selling for $1,000 a shot and using an anti-wrinkle substance as an ingredient – were found in black market

China's Xi warns against 'unilateralism' as tensions with 2021-04-20 09:45:22Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday called for more equitable management of global affairs and, in an implicit rejection of U.S. dominance, s

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Queen Elizabeth Marks 95th Birthday With Thank You 2021-04-21 07:47:43“While as a family we are in a period of great sadness, it has been a comfort to us all to see and to hear the tributes paid to my husband," wr

European Super Soccer League On Verge Of Collapse 2021-04-21 07:02:37Only Spanish clubs Real Madrid and Barcelona are now still officially involved in the controversial breakaway competition.

Alexei Navalny’s Doctors Prevented From Seeing Him At 2021-04-20 10:57:24The Russian opposition leader has been on a hunger strike since March 31 to protest the inadequate medical care he's received in prison.

Hero Railroad Worker Rescues Young Boy From Tracks 2021-04-20 09:05:41Railway worker Mayur Shelkhe hauled the 6-year-old and himself onto the platform just ahead of an onrushing train.

Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno Killed In Battle 2021-04-20 07:40:43The stunning announcement came just hours after electoral officials had declared Deby the winner of the April 11 presidential election.

Jailed Kremlin Critic Alexei Navalny Transferred To Hospital 2021-04-19 05:49:17The announcement comes two days after Navalny’s physician said his health was deteriorating rapidly.

Russian Dissident Alexei Navalny Could Be Days From 2021-04-18 08:47:06“Alexei is dying... it's a question of days,” said a representative.

Doctors In Brazil Report Intubating Patients Without Sedatives 2021-04-17 18:11:10Health care workers in Rio de Janeiro say they have had to resort to tying conscious patients to beds during the procedures.

Here's How Meghan Markle Paid Tribute To Prince 2021-04-17 15:18:50The Duchess of Sussex was unable to attend the ceremony, as she is pregnant with the couple's second child and was advised not to travel.

Prince Philip's Funeral, In Photos 2021-04-17 13:04:37The Duke of Edinburgh was laid to rest in the Royal Vault at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.

Queen Elizabeth Sits Alone At Prince Philip's Funeral 2021-04-17 11:12:59The queen was married to her "strength and stay," the Duke of Edinburgh, for 73 years.

Prince Philip's Funeral: Queen Elizabeth And Royal Family 2021-04-17 10:20:17The slimmed-down royal funeral, which was not a state funeral per the prince’s wishes, started with a unique, personal touch.

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Aleksei Navalny, Russian Opposition Leader, Ends Hunger Strike New! 2021-04-23 09:22:43The imprisoned opposition leader said he was responding to calls from his doctors and a belief that he had accomplished at least some of his goals.

Someone Threw Acid in Her Face. Her Family New! 2021-04-23 09:21:51Nafiah Ikram, 21, nearly died in the attack outside her Long Island home. The attacker is at large, and the motive remains a mystery.

Israelis and Palestinians Clash Around Jerusalem’s Old City New! 2021-04-23 09:18:33The violence broke out as an extremist Jewish supremacy group marched in the city, chanting “Death to Arabs.”

As Record Coronavirus Wave Hits India, Hospitals Plead New! 2021-04-23 09:16:28The country reported more than 330,000 cases. It was the second consecutive day on which it set a global record for new infections. Here’s the l

SpaceX Launches Astronauts for NASA New! 2021-04-23 09:16:28The mission is carrying four astronauts to the International Space Station. Catch up on highlights from the launch.

Republicans Aren’t Done Messing With Elections New! 2021-04-23 09:13:45Not content with limiting voting rights, they are threatening the integrity of vote counting itself.

Shock G, Frontman for Hip-Hop Group Digital Underground, New! 2021-04-23 09:02:59The group had a string of hits in the 1990s, including “The Humpty Dance,” and helped introduce a little-known rapper named Tupac Shakur.

JP Morgan Apologizes for Its Role in Super New! 2021-04-23 09:01:42The bank that was to provide billions of dollars in financing for a breakaway European soccer league said it “misjudged” how fans would re

What’s in the Oscars Gift Bags, and Why New! 2021-04-23 08:58:05Friday: Much will be different at this year’s awards, but stars can still lay claim to free liposuction and a getaway to French Polynesia.

Noam Chomsky on Anarchism, Human Nature and Joe New! 2021-04-23 08:52:11The legendary leftist intellectual also discusses his theory of the good life and more.

Biden Enlists Business World in Effort Against Climate New! 2021-04-23 08:14:10On the second day of the White House virtual summit to tackle the environmental crisis, business leaders including Bill Gates and Michael Bloomberg ta

The Pandemic Shrank Our Social Circles. Let’s Keep New! 2021-04-23 07:55:02You don’t need to rekindle your friendship with your kid’s soccer teammate’s father if you don’t want to.