Aug 24, 2019 2:06
Global leaders have met on the sidelines of the G7 summit, despite protests, friction over tradeand climate change likely to dominate talks.
Aug 24, 2019 1:51
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he will deploy federal troops with appropriate equipment to fight the fires in the Amazon rainforest, blaming dryer-than-normal weather for the spike in fire outbreaks this year.
Aug 24, 2019 1:47
North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea off its east coast on Saturday, the South Korean military said, the latest in a series of launches in recent weeks amid stalled denuclearization talks.
Aug 23, 2019 1:43
Oxfam held a climate change protest on the eve of the G7 summit in Biarritz, as world leaders put pressure on Brazil to do more to save the amazon rainforest from wildfires. Joe Davies reports.
Aug 23, 2019 0:45
The European Union's top migration official said on Friday six countries in the bloc would take in migrants from the Ocean Viking rescue vessel.
Aug 23, 2019 1:32
Russia's first floating nuclear power plant set sail on Friday from the Arctic port of Murmansk to provide power to one of the country's most remote regions, sparking environmental concerns.
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Aug 23, 2019 2:43
Nearly a year later, Roni Osorio, a migrant who once farmed beans and coffee in Honduras, has learned to walk again, with a new prosthetic limb where his left leg was ground off by “La Bestia,” or The Death Train, so named for the risks posed by traveling on it.
Aug 23, 2019 1:35
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday ordered a like-for-like response to a recent U.S. missile test, which he said showed that Washington aimed to deploy previously banned missiles around the world.
Aug 23, 2019 2:36
Israel, one of the world's leading suppliers of spyware, is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons, despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some governments to spy on political foes and crush dissent.
Aug 23, 2019 1:53
In the heart of the Amazon, the Mura indigenous people have vowed to protect their traditional land amidst threats from farmers, logging and raging fires.
Aug 23, 2019 2:00
Quantum supercomputers are on the way, scientists say, but they'll herald hacking risks as well as huge advances. They're developing ways to keep data safe against high-level hacking, using surprisingly old-fashioned means.