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People shout slogans during a march organized by the Fridays for Future international movement of school students at the COP25 climate talks congress in Madrid, Spain, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019. The United Nations Secretary-General has warned that failure to tackle global warming could result in economic disaster. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
UN climate talks in limbo as rifts among countries remainCountries remain deadlocked in talks over combating climate change as U.N. talks have dragged on beyond the official deadline
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2019, file photo, a man eats a snack while passing an "I love China" decoration at a popular shopping mall in Beijing. China is putting a positive face on an agreement to start dialing down a trade war that it blames the U.S. for starting. Chinese experts and news media said Saturday that the deal would reduce uncertainty for companies and lay the foundation for further talks. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
China welcomes preliminary deal in trade war it blames on USChina is putting a positive face on an agreement to start dialing down a trade war that it blames the U.S. for starting
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this June 30, 2019, file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump, left, meets with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the North Korean side of the border at the village of Panmunjom in Demilitarized Zone. On Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, North Korea says it conducted another 'crucial test' at its long-range rocket facility. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
North Korea conducts another test at long-range rocket site North Korea says it successfully performed another “crucial test” at its long-range rocket launch site that will further strengthen its “reliable strategic nuclear deterrent
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Police divers prepare to search the waters near White Island off the coast of Whakatane, New Zealand, Saturday Dec.14, 2019. A team of nine from the Police National Dive Squad resumed their search early Saturday for a body seen in the water following Monday's volcanic eruption. (New Zealand Police via AP)
New Zealand divers attempt to recover last 2 volcano victimsPolice divers working in near zero visibility in contaminated waters around New Zealand's volcanic White Island are trying to find the remaining two victims of an eruption that left at least 16 dead and dozens severely burned
The Associated Press9 hours ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benitez in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
After UK election, Trump sees 'harbinger' of things to come President Donald Trump says the British election could be a “harbinger of what's to come” in next year's U.S. presidential contest. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party claimed a commanding majority in Parliament on Thursday, defeating the Labour Party and its far-left leader Jeremy Corbyn
The Associated Press12 hours ago
Albano Toro, who claims he received eye injuries after being shot with a shotgun by the police during the ongoing anti-government demonstrations, poses for a portrait during a protest in front of Palacio de La Moneda, in Santiago, Chile, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019. The United Nations released on Friday a report which stated that there have been serious violations of human rights during the repression of recent protests in Chile. (AP Photo/Luis Hidalgo)
UN official: Chilean police abused protester's human rightsThe United Nation's chief human rights agency says Chile's security forces abused protesters taking the streets in recent months
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2019 file photo, screens at the Isidro Menendez Judicial Center show dozens of Mara Salvatrucha gang members following court proceedings via videoconference, in San Salvador, El Salvador. A court in El Salvador has on Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, sentenced 373 convicted members of the notorious Mara Salvatrucha gang to prison terms of up to 74 years for crimes ranging from murder and arms trafficking to terrorist association in a mass trial historic for the sheer number of defendants. (AP Photo/Salvador Melendez, File)
El Salvador court gives hefty sentences in mass gang trialA court in El Salvador has sentenced 373 convicted members of the notorious Mara Salvatrucha gang to prison terms of up to 74 years
The Associated Press15 hours ago
3 of 4 men kidnapped from oil tanker off Africa releasedThe managing company of a Greek-flagged oil tanker that was attacked by pirates off the coast of Togo last month says three of the four crew members who were kidnapped have been released
The Associated Press15 hours ago
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon smiles as she arrives at the SEC Centre in Glasgow for the declaration in her constituency in the 2019 general election, Friday Dec. 13, 2019. An exit poll in Britain's election projects that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party likely will win a majority of seats in Parliament. That outcome would allow Johnson to fulfil his plan to take the U.K. out of the European Union next month. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)
Battle ahead: Scotland party leader vows independence pushNewly re-elected British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a big challenge from the leaders of the Scottish independence movement
The Associated Press16 hours ago

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