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Migrant caravan heads towards the United States - 10 Dec 2018 at 10:19pm - Migrant caravan heads towards the United States
'I can't breathe': Transcript of recording details Khashoggi&a... - 10 Dec 2018 at 10:03pm - Journalist Jamal Khashoggi repeatedly said, "I can't breathe'' in his final moments as he was attacked at the Saudi consulate in Turkey, CNN reported.
To Protect Migrants From Police, a Dutch Church Service Never Ends - 10 Dec 2018 at 9:59pm - Pastors have sheltered a family of refugees by praying round the clock for six weeks ? taking advantage of an obscure Dutch law and experimenting with their sermons.
Mexico pledges $30 billion in development aid in part to deter migration 10 Dec 2018 at 9:55pm -
Mexico?s new government ? under pressure from the Trump administration to curb illegal immigration to the U.S. ? will pump more than $30 billion into development for southern Mexico, an investment plan meant in part to deter illicit migration from Central America, the country?s top diplomat said...
US to return 3 bells seized from Philippines a century ago - 10 Dec 2018 at 9:49pm - The United States is to return three church bells seized by U.S. troops as war trophies from the Philippines more than a century ago in a move long demanded by Filipino leaders
The day in pictures - 10 Dec 2018 at 9:42pm -
'Entering the ring, I become Cindi Gold' - 10 Dec 2018 at 9:29pm - One of the few black women on the African pro-wrestling scene says she's carving a path for others.
Contrite Macron, Confronting Protests, Promises Relief to France - 10 Dec 2018 at 9:26pm - In his most substantive public remarks on the Yellow Vest protests that have roiled France, President Emmanuel Macron promised steps to address them.
A Member of Britain?s Parliament Seized the Ceremonial Mace, and Confusion Re... - 10 Dec 2018 at 9:20pm - The act of protest by a member of the House of Commons drew attention to the symbolic 17th-century object, and to the chaotic state of British politics.
Facing Defeat, Theresa May Seeks Delay on Brexit Vote in Parliament - 10 Dec 2018 at 9:16pm - The prime minister?s agreement with the European Union had seemed headed for decisive rejection on Tuesday. She will try to shore up support among Conservative lawmakers.
Mexico to pump $30 billion into Central America to halt migrant flow - 10 Dec 2018 at 8:57pm - Mexico's new president proposes $30 billion "Marshall Plan" for Central America as Trump administration has cut funding.
Trump Team Pushes Fossil Fuels at Climate Talks. Protests Erupt, but Allies E... - 10 Dec 2018 at 8:49pm - While the official United States stance brought scorn from environmentalists, there are signs that the administration is picking up some powerful allies.
Brexit in turmoil as UK's May pulls vote to seek changes to EU divorce - 10 Dec 2018 at 8:24pm - British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday postponed a parliamentary vote on her Brexit deal to seek more concessions but the European Union refused to renegotiate and lawmakers doubted her chances of winning big changes.
Moment of stage collapse caught on camera - 10 Dec 2018 at 8:11pm - Several spectators were injured during a kabaddi match in Maharashtra, India when part of the stage where fans were seated collapsed.
In major setback for British government, Theresa May delays Brexit vote 10 Dec 2018 at 8:10pm -
Facing an embarrassing defeat, British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday delayed a critical parliamentary vote on her plan for Britain to depart the European Union, leaving the long-running process in question and casting fresh doubts on her ability to hold on to power.
After spending weeks...
Jailed Huawei CFO's bail decision pushed to Tuesday as tensions persist - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:51pm - The chief financial officer of Chinese tech company Huawei will have to wait another day to learn if she'll be let go on bail.
British Parliament in a tizzy when angry lawmaker walks off with the ceremoni... 10 Dec 2018 at 7:50pm -
It had already been a dramatic day in Parliament when a British lawmaker drew gasps from his colleagues by walking briskly through the chamber and making off with the ceremonial mace.
Members, still digesting Prime Minister Theresa May?s announcement that she would delay a vote on her much-criticized...
Huawei Executive?s Lawyers Fight for Bail Ahead of Extradition Decision - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:45pm - On the second day of a bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, a top Huawei executive who is accused of fraud, her lawyers laid out the reasons she was not a flight risk.
What Macron said he?d do to boost taxpayer purchasing power - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:31pm - French President Emmanuel Macron responds to weeks of disruptive protests, promises to speed up tax relief and to boost the purchasing power of struggling workers
UK MP Blunt sends letter of no confidence to '1922 Committee': The Times - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:24pm - British lawmaker Crispin Blunt has sent a letter of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May to the chairman of the committee in charge of Conservative Party leadership contests, the 26th MP in the party to do so, The Times reported on Monday.
The U.N. climate talks are focused on reducing fossil fuels. The U.S. showed ... 10 Dec 2018 at 7:20pm -
Protesters on Monday disrupted the Trump administration?s only official event at the U.N. climate conference ? a panel defending fossil fuels ? with laughter and chants of ?Keep it in the ground.?
Scores of demonstrators from youth and indigenous groups let President Trump?s energy advisor Wells...
The countries that think it's OK to use cannabis - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:17pm - What has led one country after another to move towards the legalisation of cannabis?
Somalia piracy: How foreign powers are tackling it - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:14pm - Foreign navies have played a key role in curbing piracy off Somalia's coast, writes the BBC's Anne Soy.
Is nuclear disarmament set to self-destruct? - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:12pm - The US and Russia are both questioning a Cold War arms treaty - but can it or should it be saved?
Meng Wanzhou: Tech boss in middle of US-China dispute - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:07pm - Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada for allegedly breaking US sanctions against Iran.
'Surprise' Palu tsunami clue found on seafloor - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:01pm - Scientists are getting closer to understanding the damaging tsunami that struck Sulawesi in September.
Seven things to watch as Google's CEO appears before Congress hearing - 10 Dec 2018 at 7:00pm - Google chief Sundar Pichai will answer questions from the House Judiciary Committee.
To quell unrest, France's Macron speeds up tax cuts but vows no U-turn - 10 Dec 2018 at 6:59pm - France's President Emmanuel Macron on Monday announced wage rises for the poorest workers and tax cuts for pensioners in further concessions meant to defuse weeks of often violent protests that have challenged his authority.
French President Macron responds to protests by announcing wage hike and tax ... 10 Dec 2018 at 6:55pm -
After weeks of civil unrest, all eyes were on French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday evening as he attempted to talk ?yellow vest? protesters out of another wave of demonstrations that could wreak further havoc across the country.
In a televised address ? his first public statement since protests...
Sarah Hyland: Modern Family star reveals second kidney transplant - 10 Dec 2018 at 6:51pm - The Modern Family actress says her kidney dysplasia made her depressed and suicidal.
Spying Apps, Brexit, Markets: Your Monday Evening Briefing - 10 Dec 2018 at 6:33pm - Here?s what you need to know at the end of the day.
UN: 20 million Yemenis are hungry, 250,000 face catastrophe - 10 Dec 2018 at 6:32pm - The U.N. humanitarian chief says 20 million people in Yemen are hungry - a 15 percent increase from last year - and he says that for the first time, 250,000 face ?catastrophe,? which means starvation, death and destitution.
Puerto Rico to hire crews, fix 106K streetlights post-Maria - 10 Dec 2018 at 6:21pm - Puerto Rico?s power company says it plans to hire private firms to repair some 106,000 streetlights across the U.S. territory that remain in the dark more than a year after Hurricane Maria
Arab League tells Brazil's Bolsonaro Israel embassy move could harm ties - 10 Dec 2018 at 6:12pm - The Arab League has told Brazil's right-wing President-elect Jair Bolsonaro that moving Brazil's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would be a setback for relations with Arab countries, in a letter seen by Reuters on Monday.
That was awkward ? at world?s biggest climate conference, U.S. promotes fossi... - 10 Dec 2018 at 6:05pm - Laughter and protests greeted the United States? embrace of continued fossil fuel production as global temperatures continue to rise.
Venezuela crisis: Goodyear staff get '10 tyre' severance - 10 Dec 2018 at 5:52pm - Staff are given tyres as part of their severance payment, as the US firm pulls out of Venezuela.
Italy?s Salvini says fears about new migrant law ?surreal? - 10 Dec 2018 at 5:47pm - Italy?s interior minister is defending a new government-backed law eliminating the category of ?humanitarian protection? for migrants, saying it will actually provide more protections to real refugees
Voters send decisive message against corruption in Peru - 10 Dec 2018 at 5:44pm - Voters in Peru have sent a decisive message to the nation?s politicians: Push through measures to stamp out corruption
Nigel Farage, on Brexit Sidelines, Prepares for a ?Another Great Battle? - 10 Dec 2018 at 5:40pm - One of the main voices in the campaign for Britain to leave the European Union is ready to rejoin the fray if Britain?s departure seems endangered.
Britain's May to meet Germany's Merkel after delaying Brexit vote - 10 Dec 2018 at 5:31pm - Prime Minister Theresa May will meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday to discuss the concerns expressed by British lawmakers over her Brexit deal, her office said on Monday.