UK's Lords slam government's Brexit bill over…

Britain’s Parliament has urged Prime Minister Boris Johnson to think again on part of his key Brexit bill and restore a promise to reunite child refugees with their families

A 'trillion trees' are not enough: Thunberg vs…

Thousands of miles away from his impeachment trial in Washington, President Trump was in Davos where he pledged to plant join an initiative to plant trillion trees. Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg delivered her retort. Joe Davies reports.

Van Gogh Painting Deemed Authentic: 'a Cry of…

Vincent Van Gogh was never known for sure to have painted any pieces when he suffered from psychosis—until now. On Monday, art experts declared that a dour self-portrait hanging in Amsterdam's Van Gogh Museum, a painting that's been the subject of much speculation for 50 years, is indeed a...

Punctuation In Meghan, Duchess Of Sussex's New…

Palace officials originally told reporters the couple would be known as Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.

Abused circus animals arrive at South African…

Twelve tigers and five lions have been relocated to South Africa after being rescued from circuses in Guatemala following years of abuse and confinement

Apple dropped plan for encrypting backups after…

Apple dropped plans to let iPhone users fully encrypt backups of their devices in the company's iCloud service after the FBI complained that the move would harm investigations, six sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. Yahaira Jacquez has more.

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Prince Harry Arrives in Canada, Which Shrugs

Prince Harry has left Britain and returned to the country that is expected to be his new home, at least part of the time. The prince landed in Vancouver, Canada, early Tuesday before flying on to Victoria on Vancouver Island, the BBC reports. His wife, Meghan, returned to Canada 10...

Australians Tried To Save Animals Before…

Scientists estimate 1 billion animals were killed by infernos still raging around Australia. Organizations across the country are working together.

German court may reject appeal to remove…

A court in eastern Germany has indicated that it will likely reject a Jewish man’s bid to force the removal of an anti-Semitic sculpture from a church where Martin Luther once preached

Schumer: McConnell wants to 'cover up' for Trump

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer accused Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of rigging U.S. President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial with proposed rules that would prevent witnesses from testifying and bar evidence gathered by investigators.

Bezos Gets an Earful on Brief Visit to India

Jeff Bezos' surprise trip to India may not have gone quite the way he expected. He arrived to government criticism of Washington Post coverage, the launching of an antitrust investigation of Amazon, and protests from small-business owners—despite his announcement that his company was investing $1 billion to help neighborhood...

Iran Threatens To Quit Nuclear Treaty If…

​Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said the country will leave a global nuclear treaty ​"if the Europeans continue their improper behavior."

UK Labour contest down to 4 contenders after…

One of the five contenders to lead Britain’s main opposition Labour Party dropped out of the race on Tuesday after struggling to build momentum behind her campaign

BP pulls out of Iraq's Kirkuk field: sources

EXCLUSIVE: BP has pulled out of Iraq's giant Kirkuk oilfield after its $100 million exploration contract expired with no agreement on the field's expansion, sources have told Reuters. David Pollard reports.

Facebook Translation Gives Chinese Leader…

Chinese President Xi Jinping recently visited Myanmar , and on the second day of his visit, some awkwardness ensued online. A statement about the visit published on the Facebook page of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi referred to Xi—but when the page was translated to English, his name came...

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Report: Hong Kong Police Force Considering Buying…

The Hong Kong Police Force is still trying to address the unrest in the city.

Poland calls on Putin to tell truth at WWII event…

Poland has appealed to Russian President Vladimir Putin to refrain from using World War II and Holocaust victims for current political goals and pointed to wartime documents in which the Polish government called on the Allies to save Jews

Schiff on Senate rules: 'This is the process for…

Democratic Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, one of the House impeachment managers, slammed Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's proposed Senate trial rules.

Emails Paint Damning Picture of Africa's Richest…

She became Africa's first female billionaire in 2013 and is thought to have more than doubled that fortune since. But while Isabel dos Santos insists her wealth is above-board, a trove of leaked emails and documents obtained by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists suggests otherwise, report the Guardian and...

A Warm, Dry 2019 Influenced Australia's…

Wildfires happen in Australia every year, but the region most at risk for bushfires varies with the seasons.

Chanel delves into founder's orphanage past in…

A humble stone fountain, overgrown flowers and scrubs and white sheets drying pegged to a line in a paved square met Chanel's curious guests, including Pharrell, inside the Grand Palais in Paris Tuesday on the second day of haute couture shows for spring-summer 2020

Louis Vuitton's diamond as big as a tennis ball…

The LVMH-owned brand, which said last week that it was the new owner of the 1,758-carat Sewelo, displayed the glinting, blackened stone at its Place Vendome store in Paris.

Cases of New China Virus Surge

Hundreds of millions of people in China are preparing to travel for Lunar New Year—and authorities are worried that an emerging virus could hitch a ride with them. Authorities in China have reported 139 new cases of the coronavirus, with a case reported in Beijing for the first time,...

Remains Of Ukrainians Killed In Iran Plane Crash…

The victims' remains arrived at Boryspil International Airport Sunday.

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Death toll up to 10 in Ethiopia platform collapse…

Regional officials in Ethiopia have confirmed 10 deaths and 250 people injured after a wooden platform collapsed during a religious event the day before

Former Interpol chief jailed over graft in China

A court in China on Tuesday jailed former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei for 13 and a half years and fined him $290,000 for receiving bribes and abuse of official positions. Lauren Anthony reports.

Prince Harry: 'There Was No Other Option'

Prince Harry says it "brings him great sadness" to step back from his royal duties—but "there really was no other option." The prince explained the decision Sunday in an emotional speech at a private dinner for Sentebale, the charity for children with HIV he co-founded with Lesotho's Prince Seeiso...