Monday, January 25, 2021

World News

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Updated 7 hours, 43 minutes ago

Kerry: US will make up for 4 years of lost action on climate

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The world must take decisive action to build resilience

Updated 3 days, 7 hours ago
Speculation over Tokyo Olympics: 2021, 2032 or not at all?

GENEVA (AP) — Just about everybody, especially the organizers in Japan and Switzerland,

Updated 4 days, 6 hours ago
World leaders cheer US return to climate fight under Biden

BERLIN (AP) — World leaders breathed an audible sigh of relief that

Updated 4 days, 7 hours ago
Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 32 dead

BAGHDAD (AP) — Twin suicide bombings ripped through a busy market in the Iraqi capital on Thursday, killing at least 32 people

Updated 4 days, 11 hours ago
Gas explosion rips through Madrid building, killing 4

MADRID (AP) — A powerful gas explosion tore through a residential building in

Updated 1 week ago
Kremlin foe Navalny jailed for 30 days; allies plan protests

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian judge on Monday ordered opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Updated 1 week ago
China economy grows in 2020 as rebound from virus gains

BEIJING (AP) — China eked out 2.3% economic growth in 2020, likely becoming the only

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
US to block cotton from China region targeted in crackdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government announced Wednesday that it will halt imports

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Mexico sees holiday bump in tourism amid pandemic surge

TULUM, Mexico (AP) — The friends from Jackson, Mississippi, relaxed

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
World watches US chaos with shock, dismay and some mockery

PARIS (AP) — As the world watched American institutions

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Qatar emerges from Gulf spat resolute and largely unscathed

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Qataris awoke to a surprise blockade and boycott by Gulf Arab neighbors 3 1/2 years ago, and this week were jolted again b...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Pandemic haunts new year as virus growth outpaces vaccines

LONDON (AP) — Despite growing vaccine access, January is looking grim

Updated 3 weeks ago
Hope fades in Norway landslide that left 7 dead; 3 missing

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norwegian officials insisted Monday that there was “still hope”

Updated 3 weeks ago
Iran starts 20% uranium enrichment, seizes South Korean ship

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran began enriching uranium Monday to levels

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
New Year's revelries muted by virus as curtain draws on 2020

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — This New Year’s Eve is being celebrated like no