As E.U. leaders gather in Brussels over Brexit, Britain’s May says no to reelection

The prime minister agreed to stand down ahead of the 2022 elections as a condition for winning support now to oversee Britain's departure from the EU.

French police try to catch attack suspect dead or alive

The French government spokesman says security forces are trying to catch the suspected shooter dead or alive, two days after an attack near Strasbourg's Christmas market

French police try to catch attack suspect dead or alive

The French government spokesman says security forces are trying to catch the suspected shooter dead or alive, two days after an attack near Strasbourg's Christmas market

Trump’s wall ultimatum boxes in GOP lawmakers

A day after Trump declared he would be proud to let funding lapse for dozens of government agencies if he does not get the money he wants for the wall, congressional Republicans signaled little appetite Wednesday to join his cause.

Trump’s wall ultimatum boxes in GOP lawmakers

A day after Trump declared he would be proud to let funding lapse for dozens of government agencies if he does not get the money he wants for the wall, congressional Republicans signaled little appetite Wednesday to join his cause.

Canada says entrepreneur feared detained in China

Canada identifies second Canadian feared detained in China in Huawei dispute as entrepreneur Michael Spavor

Canada says entrepreneur feared detained in China

Canada identifies second Canadian feared detained in China in Huawei dispute as entrepreneur Michael Spavor
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Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is gearing up to finally send its rocket ship to the edge of space

Melania Trump makes first lady history with ride in Osprey

The first lady of the United States has thanked U.S. service members at a military base in Virginia for their efforts

China suspected in huge Marriott data breach, official says

Investigators believe hackers working on behalf of China's main intelligence agency are responsible for a massive data breach involving the Marriott hotel chain

After Khashoggi murder, Senate debates US role in Yemen

The Senate has started debate on a resolution calling on the U.S. to pull assistance from the Saudi-led war in Yemen, a measure that has won new support in the aftermath of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Cuba health mystery: Diplomats had inner-ear damage early on

Doctors: American diplomats affected by mysterious health incidents in Cuba showed damage in the inner ear shortly after they complained of weird noises and sensations

Gunman from Christmas market attack in France still at large

Hundreds of soldiers, police and SWAT team officers combed the city of Strasbourg in eastern France for a man who sprayed a Christmas market with gunfire, killing two people and leaving one brain-dead

Congress approves $400 billion for farmers, forests, poor

The House has easily passed the farm bill, a massive legislative package that reauthorizes agriculture programs and food aid.

FBI probe leads to charges against Florida city commissioner

An FBI corruption investigation that became an issue in Florida's governor's race led to a 44-count federal indictment against a city commissioner who once ran the state's Democratic Party

Congress moves to ban cockfighting in US territories

Congress has given final passage to legislation that would shut down legal cockfights in U.S. territories including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, ending an institution dating from the colonial era that generates millions of dollars each year

UK’s May wins party no-confidence vote, but troubles remain

British Prime Minister Theresa May has survived a brush with political mortality Wednesday, winning a no-confidence vote of her Conservative lawmakers that would have ended her leadership of party and country

Venezuela’s Maduro: US leads assassination plot against him

Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro says he's uncovered an assassination plot that leads directly to the White House

Judge declines to dismiss challenge to US asylum delays

A federal judge says immigrant rights activists can continue to challenge what they describe as unlawful U.S. government delays for asylum cases

UN chief returns as climate talks teeter closer to collapse

The secretary-general of the United Nations has flown back to global climate talks in Poland to urge countries to reach an agreement, as some observers feared the meeting might end without a deal

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