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Macron’s Paris Climate Summit Finds New Money and Technology

World leaders, investment funds and energy magnates promised Tuesday to devote new money and technology to slow global warming at a summit in Paris that President Emmanuel Macron hopes will rev up the Paris climate accord that U.S. President Donald... Continue Reading →

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Bangladesh Questioning Family of NYC Attack Suspect

Bangladesh counterterrorism officers are questioning the wife and other relatives of a man accused of carrying out a bomb attack in New York City’s subway system, officials said Tuesday. Bangladesh’s government condemned the attack, saying it opposes all forms of... Continue Reading →

Saudi Arabia to Allow Movie Theaters to Open for First Time in 35 Years

In the latest in a series of gestures toward modernization that would once have seemed improbable, Saudi Arabia announced on Monday that it would allow commercial movie theaters to open for the first time in more than 35 years. The... Continue Reading →

American Man on the Run After Escaping Indonesian Jail

An American man who was detained on drug charges in August escaped an Indonesian jail early Monday and a manhunt is underway. Chrishan Beasley, 32, who was arrested in August, was allegedly found at a Bali post office with a package... Continue Reading →

France Recalls Baby Milk Formula Worldwide Over Fear of Salmonella Contamination

“Nearly 7,000 tons” of baby milk formula made by the French company Lactalis has been recalled over fear of salmonella contamination. The recall affects all products made at a factory in Craon in northwest France since February 15, 2017, including... Continue Reading →

15-Year-Old Indian Soccer Player Drowns in Australia While on Tour

The body of the missing Indian football player on tour in Australia was recovered and identified on Monday, even as officials began passing the buck of responsibility. The teenager, identified as Nitisha Negi, was part of the contingent that had... Continue Reading →

What to Expect at Paris Climate Change Summit

French President Emmanuel Macron is hosting an international summit Tuesday to mark the second anniversary of the Paris climate agreement, hoping to inject the pact with new energy after President Donald Trump announced the U.S. would withdraw from it. The... Continue Reading →

21 Rohingya Women Recount Rape by Myanmar Armed Forces

The use of rape by Myanmar’s armed forces has been sweeping and methodical, The Associated Press found in interviews with Rohingya Muslim women and girls now in Bangladesh. They were interviewed separately, come from a variety of villages in Myanmar... Continue Reading →

Russian President Putin Declares Victory Against ‘Terrorists’ During Visit to Air Base in Syria

Russian President Vladimir Putin declared victory against “terrorists” in Syria on Monday during a surprise visit to a Russian military base in the county, where he also announced a partial pullout of Russian troops. It was Putin’s first trip to... Continue Reading →

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