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Child is 6th Death in Christmas Parade Tragedy, Suspect Charged

By SCOTT BAUER today An 8-year-old boy became the sixth person to die Tuesday as a result of a man driving his SUV into a...

Country’s Oldest: Vito Perillo, 97-Year-Old WW2 Vet, Re-Elected Mayor of...

The town of Tinton Falls, N.J., has reelected 97-year-old Vito Perillo to his second, four-year term as its mayor. "Thank you to my fellow residents...

Colin Powell: Former US Sec. of State Dies of COVID Complications...

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, the first Black American to serve in the post, died on Monday at the age of 84 due to complications...

COP26: Draft Deal Calls for Stronger Carbon Cutting Targets

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent BBC Image source, Getty Images Countries are being urged to strengthen their carbon-cutting targets by the end of 2022 in a draft agreement...

Cop26: World on Track for Disastrous Heating of More Than 2.4C:...

Research from world’s top climate analysis coalition contrasts sharply with last week’s optimism A boy walks through a dried up field in eastern Iraq, which...

COP26: Who Should Developing Countries Bill for Climate Impacts?

The countries hit hardest by climate change caused by developed nations want loss and damage to be included in climate finance talks. Will rich...

COP26: Fear of Failure on Final Day-Just How Green was Summit?

BBC- Here are five things you need to know about the COP26 climate change conference on Friday. 1. Fear of failure as climate talks enter...

COP26: Focus on Gender as Giant Puppet Takes Center Stage

Here are five things you need to know about the COP26 climate change conference on Tuesday. The inequalities that make women and girls more vulnerable...

New Merck COVID-19 Pill Could Help People in Vaccine Scarce...

"There are a lot of people, particularly in developing countries, that have not had the opportunity to have vaccines," James Love tells The World's...

REUTERS WORLD VIEW: US Angers China, Russia Scares Ukraine, Arbery Trial,...

The U.S. angers China with a summit invite for Taiwan Russia and Ukraine stage military drills as tensions escalate A virtual real estate...

WORLD VIEW FROM REUTERS: Biden Offers Free Home COVID Tests, Omicron...

Today's biggest stories People queue to be tested for COVID-19 in Times Square, New York City, U.S., December 20, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly U.S. The Biden administration...

‘Zero-Covid is Not Going to Happen’: Experts Predict a Steep Rise...

Total US deaths from Covid may reach 1 million by spring as vaccination rates remain lower than 60% Activists, many of who brought ashes of...

WORLD VIEW: US Food Banks Struggle, COP26 Draft, Kishida Japan’s...

Nov 10, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown US food banks struggle to feed hungry amid surging prices OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — U.S. food banks already dealing with...

At Least 27 Migrants Drown in Channel: UK, France Trade Accusations...

Boris Johnson renews calls for France to agree to joint patrols along its coast, while Emmanuel Macron urges UK not to politicise the flow...

COP26: How Might Decisions at the Climate Summit Change Our Lives?

By Helen Briggs BBC Environment correspondent Here are some ways in which the decisions made at COP26 could change your life. A change in the way we...

Activists Rally at UN COP26 Climate Conference

By William James and Elizabeth Piper, Lucy Marks, Natalie Thomas Summary Thousands march through Glasgow Activists take conference stage at COP26 Conference president tells...

Colin Powell’s Funeral Attended by Ex-Presidents

President Biden along with former Presidents Obama and George W. Bush joined others gathered in Washington, D.C., on Friday for former Secretary of State...

West Accuses Belarus of Creating Migrant Crisis at Polish Border

Poland has massed troops at the border, the European Union’s eastern frontier, to keep migrants camped there from crossing into the country. By Anton Troianovski, Monika...

REUTERS WORLD NEWS: Muted New Year Celebrations, Omicron Optimism, Russia Tests...

The Reuters Daily Briefing Friday, December 31, 2021 by Linda Noakes Here's what you need to know. South Africa says its COVID fourth wave has peaked, Russia test-fires...

WORLD VIEW: US Opens Border, Nicaragua Election, Israel Wall, German...

Nov. 8, 2021 The U.S. lifted restrictions Monday on travel from a long list of countries including Mexico, Canada and most of Europe, allowing...

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