Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:54:37 GMTThe European Union's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, warned Britain on Tuesday it may only have 18 months to strike an exit deal from the bloc.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:00:38 GMTThe UK's Supreme Court has begun hearing an appeal over whether members of parliament must approve the decision to trigger Article 50, sparking Britain's withdrawal from the European Union.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:34:12 GMTThe five world leaders stand close together, all firmly at the helm of their respective nations, which together could lay claim to leading the free world.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:50:31 GMTEuropeans rode an emotional roller coaster Sunday. Up, then down.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:49:22 GMTMatteo Renzi will offer his resignation as Italian Prime Minister in Rome Monday after suffering a crushing referendum defeat which could transform the country's political and economic landscape.
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Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:00:29 GMTBana Alabed, the 7-year-old bearing witness to the siege of eastern Aleppo with a flurry of posts, is back on Twitter after her account appeared to have been deleted.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 15:19:59 GMTThe US military this month will return to Japan's government more than 9,800 acres of land it has held since World War II, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said Tuesday.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:47:42 GMTGerman chancellor Angela Merkel has called for a ban on full-face veils in the country, during a speech at her party's conference on Tuesday.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 13:22:28 GMTA group of herders from a small ISIS-controlled village are stuck in the desert between ISIS and the Peshmerga, refusing to leave their cattle behind.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:07:19 GMTIf you're looking to hole up in the middle of nowhere, there's a hut in a box for that.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:17:47 GMTOn a sun-beaten suburban ballpark in Havana, young Little Leaguers line up to bat in front of a chain-link backstop missing its chain-links.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:46:47 GMTRussia and China on Monday vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution calling for a ceasefire in the Syrian city of Aleppo to allow desperately needed aid into the war-ravaged zone.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:34:02 GMTJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced Monday he will visit Pearl Harbor in late December with President Barack Obama, 75 years after Japan's attack on Hawaii in 1941.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:36:08 GMTAfter a resounding loss at the polls for his constitutional reforms package on Sunday, Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has announced his intention to resign.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:58:04 GMTFrench Prime Minister Manuel Valls says he will run as the Socialist Party's candidate in presidential elections next year.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:21:49 GMTA train controller has been sentenced to three and a half years in jail for his role in a rail disaster in Germany that killed 12 people and left 89 injured.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:14:45 GMTA fire in the Regent Plaza Hotel in Karachi, Pakistan, killed eleven people early on Monday morning, local time, and left another 75 injured, officials told CNN.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:49:44 GMTFor the first time, researchers have discovered genomic evidence of malaria in 2,000-year-old human remains from the Roman Empire, according to a new study.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:41:23 GMTIt doesn't seem like President-elect Donald Trump is going to stop tweeting any time soon. Unless his advisers take away his Internet access, the basic means of communication that he used as a candidate will become his bully pulpit as president for the next four years. He will continue to provide, in 140-character bursts, nonstop commentary from the Oval Office and -- on the weekends -- from Trump Tower in New York City.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:54:19 GMTThe recent activity in Aleppo, which has seen Syrian government forces retake control of large parts of the city, confirms that there is no military solution to the conflict in Syria. Only a widely accepted political settlement can end the fighting and stitch the country back together.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:48:01 GMTFour years ago, I was in Myanmar's Rakhine State soon after deadly violence erupted between ethnic Rakhine Buddhists and stateless Rohingya Muslims. It was a horrendous scene. And it's happening again.
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Wed, 07 Dec 2016 02:50:55 GMTDonald Trump wants to cancel a government order for a new Air Force One.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:17:50 GMTA huge political scandal has forced the typically elusive leaders of South Korea's biggest family-run conglomerates to face an extraordinary public grilling by lawmakers.
Sun, 16 Oct 2016 23:30:03 GMTOn Christmas Eve in 1968, Apollo 8 made the first manned mission to the moon. Live broadcasting from the spacecraft was the three-man crew of Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and William Anders, and it was on that day that their journey led them to an unexpected sight.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 21:48:24 GMTTurns out we were wrong; there aren't 200 billion galaxies in the universe.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 18:21:16 GMTAstronauts on a mission to Mars will be expected to rely on their memory, multitasking and decision-making skills to handle the first manned expedition beyond the moon. But the harmful radiation from galactic cosmic rays throughout their journey could cause them to experience cognitive impairment in these key areas, as well as increased depression and anxiety, according to a new study.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 10:24:26 GMTA new phase in the continuing search for life on Mars begins this month -- adding to a fleet of spacecraft probing the Red Planet.