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Arab leaders denounce Netanyahu’s plan to annex Palestinian territories

Arab League hold emergency session following Israeli prime minister’s announcementArab leaders have denounced Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan to annex larg...

Arab leaders denounce Netanyahu’s plan to annex Palestinian territories

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21:04, 2019-07-04

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00:52, 2019-09-06

US pushes Palestinian economic plan amid doubts, hostility MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — The Trump administration is plowing ahead with a $50 billion economic proposal to aid the Palestinians and hopes it’ll d...
17:20, 2019-06-24

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18:12, 2019-06-22

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21:48, 2019-09-09

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16:48, 2019-08-15

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14:28, 2019-08-26

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14:52, 2019-08-26

US ambassador: Israel has right to annex parts of West Bank David Friedman gives interview to New York Times‘Israel has right to some, but unlikely all’ of disputed territoryThe US ambassador to Israel did not...
20:36, 2019-06-08

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14:16, 2019-09-16

Netanyahu vows to annex large parts of occupied West Bank Israeli PM says he will seek to make move ‘in maximum coordination with Trump’Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex large swathes of the occ...
19:28, 2019-09-10

Netanyahu vows to annex part of West Bank after Israel election In a live TV address, Israel's prime minister said he plans to annex the Jordan Valley in the occupied West Bank if he wins next week's election. Pal...
22:20, 2019-09-10

Lawyers ask Vatican to denounce criminalization of homosexuality Human rights lawyers and gay rights advocates urged the Vatican on Friday to issue a clear and unequivocal statement against the criminalization of h...
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17:20, 2019-05-16

Omar, Tlaib denounce Israel over travel restrictions Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib continued to criticize Israel Monday, slamming Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for barring the two lawmakers fro...
00:36, 2019-08-20

Peru: Protesters march to denounce violence against women Hundreds of women have taken part in a demonstration in Peru’s capital, Lima, to draw attention to the problem of gender violence in the country. Per...
07:12, 2019-08-18

'Do not take the bait': congresswomen denounce Trump’s racist attack Four Democratic women targeted by Trump accuse him of following an ‘agenda of white nationalists’ at a press conferenceFollow the latest in US politi...
02:32, 2019-07-16

Democratic congresswomen denounce Trump’s Twitter attack, say it is a ‘distraction’ "I encourage the American people, and all of us in this room and beyond, to not take the bait," Rep. Ayanna Pressley said....
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Polish towns denounce LGBT people ahead of European elections SWIDNIK, Poland – Teresa Drzewiecka grew up during World War II when German and Soviet troops battled for control of her town of Swidnik in eas...
18:08, 2019-05-21

Republicans and Democrats denounce Trump's shock Taliban talks revelation Amy Klobuchar: ‘This isn’t a gameshow. These are terrorists’Liz Cheney says Taliban should never visit Camp DavidDonald Trump’s shock announcement th...
16:44, 2019-09-09

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu's speech interrupted by rocket fire after vow to annex Jordan Valley in West Bank Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was rushed off stage during a rocket siren after vowing to annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re...
23:52, 2019-09-10

Israel PM Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley from West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
19:04, 2019-09-10

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu announces pledge to annex Jordan Valley in West Bank if he wins next week's general election Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced he will annex part of the occupied West Bank if he is re-elected next week....
20:48, 2019-09-10

UNGA meeting spotlights the ‘press behind bars’, as experts denounce record number of jailed journalists Regularly threatened, attacked and killed, journalists are also being imprisoned in record numbers around the world, an event on the sidelines of the...
16:36, 2019-04-09

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20:56, 2019-06-25

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01:52, 2019-05-03

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Israel closes Gaza’s waters to Palestinian fishermen Jerusalem (AP) — The Israeli military says it is taking the rare step of closing the Gaza Strip’s offshore waters to Palestinian fishermen unti...
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15:36, 2019-05-16

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12:56, 2019-08-10

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19:12, 2019-09-03

UN Palestinian refugee agency urges donors to fill shortfall DEAD SEA, Jordan (AP) — The head of the U.N. agency that helps 5.3 million Palestinian refugees says it is mobilizing to replenish a $211 million sho...
18:00, 2019-06-17

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00:00, 2019-08-10

Palestinian student to start classes at Harvard days after being barred from US Ismail Ajjawi thanks those who helped him gain entryFreshman said CBP denial concerned friends’ social media postsA Palestinian student who was denie...
17:04, 2019-09-03

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Palestinian students ‘compelled to drop dreams because of financial cuts’ For students attending schools funded by the UN relief agency for Palestine refugees, (UNRWA), uncertainty over the future has become a constant worr...
16:36, 2019-04-09

Ex-French spy chief admits 1980s pact with Palestinian terrorists Families of victims of 1982 Paris attack demand parliamentary inquiry over claimsFamilies of the victims of a 1982 terrorist attack in Paris are dema...
19:44, 2019-08-09

Israeli police: Alleged Palestinian attacker stabs 2, killed JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police say an alleged Palestinian attacker has been killed after stabbing and injuring two Israelis in Jerusalem’s Old...
08:16, 2019-05-31

Swiss suspend funding to UN Palestinian agency over misconduct claims The Swiss government said it was to temporarily stop payments after an ethics report revealed alleged mismanagement and abuse of authority at the hig...
20:28, 2019-07-30

'Our Boys' powerfully puts faces on Israeli-Palestinian conflict The language and pacing in "Our Boys" reflect its Israeli roots, but the emotional core of this powerful fact-based miniseries hinges on tribalism, t...
20:52, 2019-08-12

Israeli crews demolish Palestinian homes in East Jerusalem Move follows long battle over buildings, which court ruled were too close to barrierIsraeli work crews have begun demolishing dozens of Palestinian h...
11:48, 2019-07-22

Israel begins demolition of Palestinian homes in east Jerusalem The controversial move came after Israel finally won a legal battle against residents of Sur Baher. Israel says the buildings are a safety issue, but...
10:40, 2019-07-22

Israel claims its troops didn’t kill paraplegic Palestinian JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli army has closed a criminal investigation into the death of a paraplegic Palestinian man shot while demonstrating along G...
19:56, 2019-05-17

Israeli forces shoot 16 Palestinian protesters at Gaza frontier Thousands turn out to commemorate mass displacement of people in 1948Israeli soldiers have shot 16 people at the Gaza frontier on a day of rallies co...
21:48, 2019-05-15

Israeli and Palestinian forces exchange fire in West Bank JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli and Palestinian forces have engaged in a rare shootout in the West Bank. Palestinian officials say one officer was lightly w...
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16:40, 2019-09-15

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16:04, 2019-05-19

Israeli culture minister criticises Palestinian flags at Eurovision Madonna and Icelandic band Hatari displayed the flags at competition’s final in Tel AvivThe Israeli culture minister, Miri Regev, has criticised the ...
18:20, 2019-05-19

In Tel Aviv, Eurovision songfest braces for pro-Palestinian boycott protests As 'Eurovision Song Contest 2019' banners go up across Tel Aviv, behind the glitz of the songfest is the latest manifestation of a bitter row between...
08:32, 2019-05-03

Israeli spraying of herbicide near Gaza harming Palestinian crops Israel sprays buffer zone to deprive potential ‘terror elements’ of cover, but farmers in Gaza say crops and livelihoods are damagedIsraeli aircraft ...
18:04, 2019-07-19

As Israeli group expands, Palestinian houses face demolition JERUSALEM (AP) — Dozens of Palestinian-owned residences in east Jerusalem face the threat of demolition by Israeli authorities to make way for a new ...
08:44, 2019-05-03

Palestinian 'honor killing' sparks outrage, calls for women's protection The death of a young Palestinian woman in a so-called honor killing in the West Bank has sparked protests and calls for justice. Critics say the auth...
00:36, 2019-09-03

Palestinian Harvard student says he was barred from US over friends' social media posts Ismail Ajjawi, 17, was detained for hours at Boston airport and his visa was eventually cancelledA Palestinian teenager admitted to Harvard said he w...
02:56, 2019-08-28

Palestinian president calls for end to Israel agreements after Jerusalem building razed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said he would form a committee to advance ending all signed agreements with Israel, but it wasn't clear such a mo...
20:16, 2019-07-26

Thousands are celebrating Palestinian grandmothers – I wish I had more memories of mine | Arwa Mahdawi A tribute by US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib has prompted Twitter users to share stories of their own ‘sitty’. Mine was formidableThere are not many g...
20:16, 2019-08-20

Isreal bars two US congresswomen from visiting over support for Palestinian-led boycott movement Israel has barred two US congresswomen from entering the country over their support for a Palestinian-led boycott movement....
23:20, 2019-08-15

Netherlands wins Eurovision, as Madonna causes stir with Israeli and Palestinian flags The Netherlands won the 64th Eurovision Song Contest in Israel on Sunday in a songfest that passed off without serious incident, despite calls by pro...
02:32, 2019-05-19

Israel bars two US congresswomen from visiting over support for Palestinian-led boycott movement Israel has barred two US congresswomen from entering the country over their support for a Palestinian-led boycott movement....
09:00, 2019-08-16

Israeli and Palestinian forces reportedly reach truce after days of fighting Israeli and Palestinian forces have reportedly reached a truce in the Gaza Strip after days of fighting. The suspension of hostilities was mediated b...
16:00, 2019-05-06

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19:36, 2019-07-30

Israel strikes Gaza targets after more than 250 rockets fired by Palestinian militants More than 250 rockets have been fired into Israel by Palestinian militants, drawing dozens of retaliatory air strikes on targets across the Gaza Stri...
12:24, 2019-05-05

United Arab Emirates 'observation satellite' disappears after European Vega rocket launch fails A United Arab Emirates "observation satellite" has disappeared just two minutes after its launch....
08:36, 2019-07-11

'Magnificent' baptismal font discovered at Bethlehem’s Church of the Nativity, Palestinian officials say An ancient 1,500-year-old baptismal font has been discovered during renovation work at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem....
20:48, 2019-06-24

Germany's anti-Semitism debate raises its head at pro-Palestinian march in Berlin Pro-Palestinian and pro-Israel demonstrators peacefully marched in Berlin amid a struggle to define the line between criticism of Israel and anti-Sem...
22:12, 2019-06-01

'If Israeli soldiers start shooting, we won't stop the interview': Palestinian hip-hop crew BLTNM Palestine’s rich hip-hop heritage is born out of the tension in the region, but BLTNM don’t just want to make music inspired by conflict – they want ...
16:04, 2019-08-19

Israeli host expecting Eurovision 'punishment' for Iceland's Palestinian flag display The Israeli broadcaster of the Eurovision Song Contest said on Sunday that an unauthorized display of Palestinian flags by Iceland's band could draw ...
16:40, 2019-05-19

Palestinian Harvard Freshman Allegedly Barred From U.S. Over Friends' Social Media Posts Palestinian teenager Ismail Ajjawi claims he was detained and eventually barred from entering the United States by immigration officials who stopped ...
17:12, 2019-08-27

Israeli destruction of Palestinian homes in West Bank, ‘not compatible’ with international humanitarian law, UN says Following “with sadness” the Israeli authorities’ destruction of homes in the Palestinian community of Sur Bahir, three top United Nations officials ...
19:20, 2019-07-22

Palestinian children’s education deeply impacted by ‘interference’ around West Bank schools, UN warns Alarmed by a high number of reported incidents of interference in or near Palestinian schools in the West Bank since the beginning of the school year...
16:36, 2019-04-09

Swathe of anti-Semitic abuse is uncovered at pro-Palestinian group backed by Jeremy Corbyn EXCLUSIVE: Palestine Solidarity Campaign activists share anti-Semitic cartoons of Jews and conspiracy theories about Israel controlling the world...
11:04, 2019-05-08

‘Tangible steps’ needed to alleviate crisis in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, keep two-State solution alive: DiCarlo The “dangerous paralysis” that prevails in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is fuelling extremism and exacerbating tensions, leading to a “loss of ho...
20:52, 2019-07-23

BC-BBA–Leaders BATTING_Dozier, Kansas City, .342; Brantley, Houston, .333; Reddick, Houston, .333; Anderson, Chicago, .331; LeMahieu, New York, .330; Andrus, Texas,...
08:56, 2019-05-08

BC-BBN–Leaders BATTING_Bellinger, Los Angeles, .394; McNeil, New York, .356; Yelich, Milwaukee, .356; Cabrera, Pittsburgh, .350; DeJong, St. Louis, .329; Baez, Chic...
08:48, 2019-05-09

EU leaders wrangle over top jobs EU leaders are meeting in Brussels to try and agree on who should fill the bloc's top posts. Berlin and Paris are at odds over who is best equipped t...
10:36, 2019-06-20

EU leaders at loggerheads over top appointments EU leaders are set to decide who will get the bloc's most prestigious jobs. Jean-Claude Juncker's successor as European Commission president is among...
13:28, 2019-06-30

Leaders pay respects to D-Day soldiers in Portsmouth About 300 D-Day veterans will attend a military event in Portsmouth to honor WWII troops who landed in Normandy 75 years ago. US President Donald Tru...
10:16, 2019-06-05

Trump: I may tackle homelessness because leaders 'can't be looking at that' Highlighting San Francisco and Los Angeles, president calls crisis disgraceful and says it could ‘ruin’ citiesDonald Trump said he might “intercede” ...
05:48, 2019-07-02

EU leaders haggle over climate, top jobs The European Union's 28 national leaders meet in Brussels on Thursday to haggle over how ambitious their climate goals should be and who should navig...
01:04, 2019-06-20

EU leaders: We won't follow Trump's Huawei ban Germany, France and the Netherlands have said they will not block Huawei from participating in the expansion of national 5G networks. The US fears th...
00:04, 2019-05-17

EU leaders react to Theresa May's resignation Respect was the predominant tone among European leaders following UK Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation. But they warned that her successor wil...
13:28, 2019-05-24

Yankees beat Rays 7-1, take 2 of 3 from AL East leaders ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka outpitched reigning Cy Young Award winner Blake Snell, Thairo Estrada homered just after play resumed fol...
00:00, 2019-05-13

World leaders gather at G20 summit - in pictures Leaders from G20 countries gather in Osaka, Japan, to discuss economic and geopolitical issues and the climate crisisG20 leaders urge Trump and Xi to...
10:24, 2019-06-28

EU leaders call for appointment of first female president Politicians want at least one woman at helm of European commission and councilEU leaders are being urged to select at least one woman when replacing ...
19:08, 2019-05-23

China’s president, other leaders in Osaka for G-20 meetings OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping and other world leaders are gathering in Osaka for a summit of the Group of 20 major economies that ...
06:16, 2019-06-27

EU leaders prolong economic sanctions against Russia BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have agreed to prolong economic sanctions against Russia for another six months over its continued destabiliza...
21:40, 2019-06-20

Congressional leaders set for classified briefing on Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders are receiving a classified briefing on Iran as members of both parties demand more information on the White H...
19:12, 2019-05-16

GOP Leaders Choose Trump's Very Racist Hill To Die On Speaking at their weekly press conference on Tuesday, House Republican leaders fervently supported President Donald Trump’s ongoing tirade against f...
18:16, 2019-07-16

Get on board with boat shoes, would-be Tory leaders A nostalgic trend could be just the thing for wannabe captains of the Brexit shipLong associated with yachts and men in their 60s, boat shoes are enj...
20:20, 2019-06-14

EU leaders reconvene to resolve top jobs impasse After marathon talks ended without a compromise, EU leaders are meeting again to try and overcome a deadlock over key job nominations. The talks came...
12:00, 2019-07-02

The Latest: EU leaders getting closer to filling key posts BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit (all times local): 10:45 a.m. A European Union official says leaders are moving closer to fil...
11:16, 2019-07-01

EU leaders converge on Brussels to haggle over top jobs BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are converging on Brussels to haggle over who should lead the 28-nation bloc’s key institutions for the ...
11:36, 2019-05-28

Europe’s far-right leaders unite with a vow to ‘change history’ Matteo Salvini and Marine Le Pen are joining with allies to create what may be the third-largest bloc in the European parliamentItalian deputy prime ...
00:44, 2019-05-19

Congress wants answers on Iran; leaders to be briefed WASHINGTON (AP) — Top leaders in Congress will be receiving a classified briefing on the Middle East as lawmakers demand answers from the White House...
18:24, 2019-05-15

Summit in France to test unity among G7 leaders Efforts to salvage consensus among the Group of Seven rich democracies on the economy, trade and environment were fraying around the edges even as le...
16:20, 2019-08-24

E.U. Leaders Fail to Strengthen Climate Target A proposal to reduce the 28-country bloc's net carbon emissions to zero by 2050 failed when eastern countries that are heavily dependant on coal rais...
00:24, 2019-06-21

Here’s where Canada’s party leaders will be on Day 3 of the election campaign After an evening spent sparring for some, Canada's political leaders continue their national tours on Day 3 of the election campaign....
13:52, 2019-09-13

This Memo Explains How to Chauffeur the Leaders of the AFL-CIO, Which "Is An Honor" As president of the AFL-CIO, Richard Trumka is America’s most prominent representative of the interests of the working class. The following document ...
18:12, 2019-05-20

World's Exchange Leaders Meet in Vancouver Vancouver, 6 October 2009 - Chairmen and Chief Executives from more than 50 of the world's leading exchanges gathered in Vancouver this week for the ...
16:12, 2019-05-01

The Latest: Several US leaders traveling to Lugar funeral INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the funeral for former Sen. Richard Lugar (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Chief Justice John Roberts and Senate Major...
18:24, 2019-05-15

IGDA groups appoint a new generation of leaders The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) has appointed two women to serve in key positions at the IGDA and the IGDA Foundation.Read More...
22:56, 2019-07-10

Trump confronts deep divides with G-7 leaders SAINT-JEAN-DE-LUZ, France (NBC News) – There were stark differences with climate change, North Korea, and tariffs among world leaders meeting h...
21:36, 2019-08-25

Focus on EVs could harm environment, say industry leaders Lifecycle analysis shows combustion engines have less environmental impact than batteries, claim automotive bosses A sole focus on developing and pr...
14:36, 2019-07-10

Arizona leaders weigh in on Alabama abortion law TUCSON- Alabama’s new, restrictive abortion law remains in the national spotlight. Arizona leaders are weighing in. Our sister station News 12&...
04:00, 2019-05-21

EU leaders rule out reopening Brexit deal BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are underlining that their divorce agreement with Britain cannot be renegotiated regardless of who becomes the...
10:56, 2019-06-21

NBA announces new replay, coach's challenges leaders The NBA is promoting referee Jason Phillips to lead its replay center as Replay Center Operations Principal. Joe Borgia, the current leader of the re...
20:16, 2019-07-12

Top Pentagon leaders head to the Hill this week Russia’s take on Trump’s arms control push — Kinzinger says he’s open to top Air Force job...
12:04, 2019-05-02

EU leaders to discuss creating a budget for eurozone BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are gathering to discuss creating a budget for the 19 member states that use the euro, a move that could help ...
12:00, 2019-06-21

Mississippi leaders: Lawmaker should resign if he hit wife JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi’s governor and two other top Republicans say a state lawmaker should resign if he punched his wife. Second-te...
20:48, 2019-05-22

England and Wales could battle it out to become world leaders • Cardiff winners will top rankings if All Blacks lose to Australia• World Cup warm-ups ‘like poker’, says coach Scott WisemantelAccording to the num...
23:52, 2019-08-15

Dem leaders demand Alex Acosta's ouster The top three Senate Democratic leaders are calling on Alex Acosta to resign as Labor secretary, slamming his previous leniency toward Jeffrey Epstei...
17:20, 2019-07-09

Congressional leaders eye restoring automatic pay hike WASHINGTON (AP) — A handful of senior House lawmakers, frustrated by more than a decade of frozen congressional salaries, are quietly exploring wheth...
06:36, 2019-05-09

Greek PM seeks Turkey condemnation by EU leaders ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece is urging European Union leaders to condemn Turkey over its actions in a natural gas drilling dispute in the Eastern Med...
15:12, 2019-06-18

EU leaders pull all-nighter at summit on key posts BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union officials say leaders pulled an all-nighter at a summit but failed to agree on the list of candidates for the blocR...
10:44, 2019-07-01

Trump to address HBCU leaders today Senate appropriators take up fiscal 2020 education funding — Netflix comedy star to testify on student loans...
16:24, 2019-09-10

Should Lapped Cars Be Able to Fight Leaders for Position? The relative merits of a driver’s ability to unlap himself by fighting for position with the leader of a race has been a pretty hotly debated subject...
17:44, 2019-07-31

Far-right leaders rally in Bulgaria ahead of EU elections SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Far-right party leaders have accused the European Union of promoting migration policies that aim to destroy the values of EU m...
03:52, 2019-05-04

Business Leaders Discuss “State Of Downtown” LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Business Leaders met at the Lexington Opera House on Wednesday night for the first “State of Downtown” ev...
05:36, 2019-06-20

EU leaders set for battle royal over bloc’s top jobs BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders are converging on Brussels for the start of the process to finalize candidates for the bloc’s top jobs w...
10:16, 2019-06-20

G-20 leaders showcase support for women’s empowerment OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Group of 20 leaders have joined their host Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in showcasing support for helping women close the g...
05:08, 2019-06-29

Valverde - 'I want to do the best job I can to support our leaders at the Tour de France' "Alejandro Valverde says he is not aiming for a GC push himself at the Tour de France and hopes to win stages along with helping his team-mates Mikel...
18:20, 2019-06-23

EU leaders start another round of talks on top jobs BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have started another marathon session of talks desperately seeking a breakthrough in a diplomatic fight over w...
12:12, 2019-06-30

Kashmir leaders placed under arrest amid security crackdown Public gatherings are banned, schools are closed and internet services cut as tensions rise in disputed region Prominent politicians in Indian-admini...
09:16, 2019-08-05

Bon apetite! Here’s how G-7 leaders feasted to start French summit The 45th Annual Group of 7 Summit officially kicked off Saturday night — with President Trump joining world leaders for a fancy dinner at a cli...
08:36, 2019-08-25

US: Gang leaders ran killings, drugs from California prison SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities charged leaders of a California prison gang Wednesday with orchestrating killings, drug sales and other crimes ...
22:24, 2019-06-19

Opinion: Rolling out the red carpet for 'nasty' leaders is actually rather British Seeing Donald Trump go after London Mayor Sadiq Khan was as predictable as seeing Trump spell his name wrong. But Khan's mistaken about one thing, Ma...
11:24, 2019-06-04

US blacklists Iranian nuclear proxies and militia leaders Vice President Mike Pence urged the Iranian people to “press on with courage in the cause of freedom” as the United States imposed sanctions on an ar...
23:16, 2019-07-18

G20 summit: World leaders agree on climate deal Leaders have agreed on a climate deal similar to the one struck in Argentina in 2018. The US has again refused to commit to tackling climate change....
07:08, 2019-06-29

Religious leaders talk about healing after mass shootings WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of churches and a synagogue that were victimized by violent hate crimes are talking about how they helped their congregants...
01:08, 2019-05-14

Tweets from world leaders that break the rules will now come with warnings Twitter said the new policy applies to all government officials, candidates, and similar public figures with more than 100,000 followers....
19:16, 2019-06-27

Jewish leaders accuse Labour of 'letting off' antisemites Party says it is taking ‘decisive action’ after leaked draft of disciplinary process sparks further angerLabour has been accused by the Board of Depu...
22:08, 2019-07-19

EU leaders converging on goal of zero carbon emissions in 2050 There is a growing number of European Union leaders who support the goal of making the EU economy neutral in terms of carbon emissions by 2050, but t...
18:44, 2019-06-19

Trump’s ‘poor leadership’ criticized by ex-leaders’ group UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Former Irish President Mary Robinson says President Donald Trump’s “poor leadership” is aggravating the world...
00:48, 2019-06-12

The Latest: Venezuela top court targets opposition leaders CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political crisis in Venezuela (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Venezuela’s pro-government Supreme Court...
20:40, 2019-05-07

Trump, Democratic leaders meet for Round 2 on infrastructure WASHINGTON (AP) — Three weeks have passed since President Donald Trump and Democratic congressional leaders agreed to work together on a $2 trillion ...
06:16, 2019-05-22

San Francisco city leaders vote to ban sale of e-cigarettes San Francisco is inching closer to becoming the first city in America to ban the sales of electronic cigarettes....
19:20, 2019-06-19

The Latest: Trump is in Japan to meet with world leaders OSAKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to Japan for the Group of 20 summit (all times local): 5:47 a.m. President Don...
13:16, 2019-06-27

Turkish, Iraqi leaders discuss military cooperation ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey and Iraq have discussed a possible deal to increase military and security co...
22:16, 2019-05-15

Can Europe Wean Itself From Fossil Fuels? Its Leaders Are About to Decide European leaders from 28 countries will decide Thursday whether the E.U. will aim to get to net-zero emissions in the next 30 years....
23:32, 2019-06-19

EU leaders fail to agree on 2050 climate goal BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have failed to agree unanimously on a decision to make the bloc’s economy carbon neutral by 2050. Ahead ...
22:32, 2019-06-20

Indian leaders vow to fight poverty to win over poor voters Poverty remains a major issue in the ongoing general election in India, with political parties promising numerous schemes to eradicate it. The govern...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Sudan's military leaders accused of ordering massacre BBC investigation includes testimony from soldiers who attacked peaceful protestersThe massacre of peaceful protesters in Sudan last month was ordere...
15:16, 2019-07-12

Most Australians believe business leaders should speak out on social issues New survey finds almost 80% support CEOs having a say, but more than half believe when they do, it is out of self-interestAustralians overwhelmingly ...
20:28, 2019-09-15

European leaders join Macron for Bastille Day parade European leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel joined French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday for the traditional Bastille Day militar...
14:56, 2019-07-14

Sudan’s military blames protest leaders for escalation KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s ruling military blames the protest movement for an escalation as the second day of the opposition’s genera...
10:04, 2019-06-10

Balanced budget? A look at why federal leaders aren’t in a rush Canada is on track to post multibillion-dollar shortfalls over the next six years, in large part because of the Liberals' investments in social progr...
17:32, 2019-09-15

Party leaders racing to seal budget deal Congressional leaders and top Trump administration officials began working quickly Tuesday to cut a two-year budget deal to avoid blunt spending cuts...
20:36, 2019-05-21

Twitter to Label Abusive Tweets From Political Leaders The labeled messages will not be removed from the service, the company said, because they are a matter of public interest....
22:28, 2019-06-27

Johnson refuses to meet EU leaders unless they scrap backstop Some supporters had hoped PM would tour capitals explaining alternatives to withdrawal agreementBoris Johnson is refusing to sit down for talks with ...
16:48, 2019-07-29

Trump targets Iran’s leaders with new round of sanctions President Trump signed an executive order on Monday that would slap “hard-hitting” sanctions on Iran. “We will continue to increase press...
18:40, 2019-06-24

State leaders reach deal on new rent protections for NYC ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Legislative leaders in Albany have announced a deal on new tenant protections for millions of New York City apartment dwellers. S...
05:40, 2019-06-12

Rapinoe and Henry: a tale of two leaders defines USA's win over France While the American looked calm before Friday’s quarter-final, her French counterpart was grim-faced. That contrast continued on to the fieldAmandine ...
03:52, 2019-06-29

Bon apetite! Here’s how G-7 leaders feasted on arriving at French summit The 45th Annual Group of 7 Summit officially kicked off Saturday night — with President Trump joining world leaders for a fancy dinner at a cli...
05:08, 2019-08-25

Police leaders urge next PM to reverse policing cuts Letter calls on winner of Tory leadership contest to provide funding to tackle violent crimePolice leaders have written to the two Conservative leade...
15:12, 2019-07-11

Kering To Unite Sustainability Leaders Who Will Put Themselves In An “Uncomfortable Situation” Ahead of the G7 summit in Biarritz, Kering's François-Henri Pinault has been tasked with unifying a group of brands to set sustainability goals to re...
10:36, 2019-05-16

Mozambique political leaders sign peace pact A long-term peace pledge has been signed by Mozambique's president and the leader of the opposition Renamo party. The deal foresees disarmament and e...
00:00, 2019-08-02

G20 finance leaders agree trade tensions have 'intensified' World financial leaders are meeting in Japan amid increasing trade and geopolitical tensions. Following rocky negotiations, they have reportedly pled...
06:56, 2019-06-09

N.L. leaders to square off tonight in first TV debate of provincial election Liberal Premier Dwight Ball will debate Tory Leader Ches Crosbie - his closest rival in the May 16 vote, according to recent polls - and NDP Leader A...
21:32, 2019-05-01

GOP leaders rip Cuomo’s license plate replacement program Republican leaders ripped Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s new license plate replacement program for taking motorists for a ride and steering them to choose the M...
00:44, 2019-08-21

Ex-FBI leaders to testify on Mueller report, Russian threat WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats angling to spotlight damning allegations from special counsel Robert Mueller’s report are focusing Wednesday ...
07:04, 2019-06-12

Leaders of the flock: a shepherd's guide to success In The Modern Shepherd: Leadership Lessons from the Desert, business writer AlBaraa H Taibah sets out his model of "Shepherd Leadership"...
13:00, 2019-07-16

Kremlin critic: Russian leaders underestimate electorate In August, Muscovites elect a new regional parliament. But protests have ensued because 19 opposition candidates have been barred from running. Dmitr...
23:32, 2019-07-23

Guaidó says Maduro is 'sowing terror' against leaders who tried to oust him At least 10 Guaidó allies are facing years in jail for their role in the abortive 30 April insurrection to depose Nicolás MaduroThe Venezuelan politi...
18:04, 2019-05-12

The Latest: Minneapolis leaders meet with judge on lawsuit MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit filed by the family of Jamar Clark, a black man who was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer in...
19:04, 2019-05-08

EU leaders fail to agree who should take top jobs after 18 hours of talks European Union leaders have failed to agree on who should next hold the bloc's top positions after 18 hours of talks....
13:24, 2019-07-01

Trump announces budget deal with congressional leaders President Trump and congressional leadership have reached a deal on a new federal budget and lifting the debt ceiling, it was announced Monday night....
01:44, 2019-07-23

Salary increase for Congress? House leaders look to end own pay freeze WASHINGTON (AP) — A handful of senior House lawmakers, frustrated by a decade of frozen congressional salaries, are quietly exploring whether to acce...
18:48, 2019-05-09

Australian political leaders agree gays don’t go to hell CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The leaders of both of Australia’s major political parties have agreed that gays don’t go to hell because of t...
11:28, 2019-05-14

UN climate summit: Scientists’ messages to world leaders Greta Thunberg has urged US congress to "listen to the scientists". Here's what climate scientists have to say ahead of next week's UN climate summit...
15:56, 2019-09-19

EU summit ends in deadlock as leaders fail to agree over top job Leaders will have meet again on Tuesday after several countries refused to back France and Germany’s choiceThe longest ever EU summit has ended witho...
17:08, 2019-07-01

Southern EU leaders criticize migrant rescue ships Leaders southern EU states tried to develop a common political and economic stance ahead of an EU summit. Migration was one issue topping the agenda ...
01:32, 2019-06-15

Mayors vs. Mitch: Leaders demand recess end for gun bills More than 200 mayors, including those in cities rocked by recent mass shootings, called on the Senate to return to Washington immediately to pass gun...
05:16, 2019-08-09

Lyon lose ground on leaders PSG after draw with Bordeaux "Olympique Lyonnais fell two points behind Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to Girondins de Bordeaux on Saturd...
20:28, 2019-08-31

Preparing To Sue, Ex-Boy Scouts Recall Abuse By Unit Leaders Darrell Jackson, 57, of The Bronx, N.Y., is interviewed in New York, Tuesday, April 30, 2019. He was abused by scoutmaster Freddie Modica after joini...
17:08, 2019-05-27

Oklahoma governor, GOP leaders: drug settlement violates law NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma’s governor and Republican legislative leaders are raising concerns about the state’s proposed $85 million s...
23:52, 2019-06-14

Labor Leaders to Meet Monday on AFL-CIO Leadership Drama Earlier this week, we reported on serious internal drama within the leadership of the AFL-CIO: the labor coalition’s third-in-command had appealed to...
21:56, 2019-05-02

EU leaders stick to Brexit guns as they prepare for 'different breed' of PM Bloc united in respect for May and refusal to budge on withdrawal agreement Today’s political development - live updatesEU leaders are to hold emerge...
15:28, 2019-05-24

Raheem's Reward: Sterling's journey to one of England's leaders "We take a look at Raheem Sterling\u0027s journey to becoming one of England\u0027s leaders."...
09:16, 2019-06-06

World leaders have 'a lot to answer for' over damning figures on education Former prime minister of New Zealand Helen Clark condemns complacency as Unesco data shows one in six children won’t be in school by 2030World leader...
16:16, 2019-07-09

When ‘fat acceptance’ movement leaders decide to lose weight 'Body positivity' and 'fat acceptance' are growing movements online. But influencers who decide to lose weight often face a backlash from their fans....
19:36, 2019-07-22

Stamina, intelligence, ego: which personality traits make the best leaders? Some say a second-class mind makes for a first-class leader, others that madness is an essential feature of the role. From Trump and Obama, to Blair ...
11:48, 2019-08-10

Britain plans ‘unprecedented’ D-Day event for queen, leaders LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II is set to join British Prime Minister Theresa May and other world leaders for a ceremony on the southern coast of En...
06:32, 2019-06-05

Education leaders to discuss the future of the teaching profession Giffords makes direct appeal to McConnell on boosting background checks — 'Lunch shaming' gets attention in Congress...
17:04, 2019-06-20

Wynn leaders questioned about response to misconduct claims Massachusetts gambling regulators are questioning Wynn Resorts leaders Thursday about what they knew about allegations of sexual misconduct against c...
10:40, 2019-04-09

EU leaders discuss future of Europe at Romania summit Leaders of 27 EU member states are to meet in the Romanian city of Sibiu to discuss the bloc's future course after Britain's departure. The summit co...
08:44, 2019-05-09

Sudan’ military says protest leaders ignored Islamic Sharia KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Sudan’s ruling military council says a constitutional proposal from the protesters who drove the country’s former ...
19:32, 2019-05-08

Afghan leaders begin peace summit in Pakistan ISLAMABAD (AP) — Dozens of Afghan political leaders are holding a peace conference in neighboring Pakistan to pave the way for further Afghan-to-Afgh...
10:28, 2019-06-22

Senate leaders aim for quick vote on Iran debate Senate Republican and Democratic leaders are racing to reach a deal to hold a debate on Iran while also passing a major defense policy bill before le...
18:20, 2019-06-26

Hong Kong opposition movement largely without leaders HONG KONG (AP) — The largely youth-driven movement challenging Hong Kong’s government over an unpopular extradition bill is a coalition operati...
04:52, 2019-06-18

Trevor Noah’s advice to tech leaders: ‘They are now the man that they were trying to disrupt’ Trevor Noah has some advice from tech leaders. He also talked education, gaming, VR, and his foundation that helps children in South Africa.Read More...
05:28, 2019-08-30

Saudi and UAE leaders meet to heal Yemen rift Saudi Arabia has affirmed its support for the exiled Yemini leader after UAE-backed separatists seized the southern city of Aden from forces loyal to...
19:48, 2019-08-12

All federal party leaders invited to election debates to attend The CDPP, which includes Global News, will be hosting the debates at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Que....
21:12, 2019-08-20

Indian Prime Minister meets party leaders after election win NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been meeting with leaders of his Bharatiya Janata Party fresh off his party’s t...
08:52, 2019-05-24

Community leaders call for action aid in border humanitarian crisis TUCSON – With more than 7,000 migrants processed at the Benedictine Monastery since Jan. 1, Catholic Community Service and several community le...
22:00, 2019-05-03

US imposes sanctions on Myanmar's military leaders over Rohingya abuses Steps are the strongest the country has taken in response to massacres of minority Rohingya in 2017Mike Pompeo, the US secretary of state, has announ...
03:44, 2019-07-17

Progressives press Dem leaders to avoid divisive fight over Israel Senior progressive Democrats are urging House leaders to abandon plans to vote on a contentious measure in support of Israel next week, just as tensi...
02:44, 2019-07-17

Durham religious leaders stand together after recent international attacks Religious leaders from multiple faiths are showing their solidarity against all religious hate crimes....
13:00, 2019-05-01

Twitter will begin flagging ‘abusive’ tweets from political leaders Some of President Trump’s tweets may soon come with a trigger warning. In a move that looked like it was at least partly targeting the president, Twi...
20:04, 2019-06-27

Ex-Boy Scouts are preparing to sue for abuse by troop leaders: 'It messed up my life' George Frey/Getty Images Hundreds of men across the US have recently contacted lawyers for help suing the Boy Scouts of America for sex abuse they s...
23:12, 2019-05-27

Poland’s leaders campaign to save wild cows from slaughter WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s ruling party leader and the president have weighed in to save the lives of a herd of some 180 cows and bulls tha...
14:36, 2019-05-31

Pacific Island leaders start talks on climate targets Pacific Islands leaders began negotiations over climate change and other policies at an annual summit on Thursday, talks that will test Australia's r...
03:12, 2019-08-15

World leaders join new drive to beat noncommunicable diseases WHO is announcing today a new high-level commission, comprised of heads of state and ministers, leaders in health and development and entrepreneurs. ...
10:40, 2019-04-09

At Mao’s Beach, China’s Leaders Still Make History as Lifeguards Hide From the Sun China’s top officials still come to Mao’s favorite beach to make fateful decisions, but now, the general public also tries to squeeze into a spot on ...
11:32, 2019-08-22

Global leaders warn of ecological collapse and technological meltdown The top five global threats are all now either environmental or technological, according to a World Economic Forum survey of business and political l...
10:43, 2019-04-09

Dem leaders pull Israel resolution amid internal clash House Democrats are fighting among themselves over a single word in a resolution to reaffirm support for a two-state solution in the Middle East, a d...
06:48, 2019-07-25

Australia should reduce emissions, coal mining: Pacific leaders Australia should do more to reduce its carbon emissions and giving cash to countries battling climate change was not enough, Pacific island leaders s...
09:44, 2019-08-13

White House and congressional leaders close in on budget deal White House officials and congressional leaders are closing in on a budget deal on Monday that would raise spending levels for both the Pentagon and ...
17:04, 2019-07-22

Leaders of white supremacist prison gang charged in killings SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say leaders of a notorious white supremacist gang have been charged with directing killings and drug sm...
20:04, 2019-06-06

G7 leaders need some clear-the-air talks rather than fake smiles | Larry Elliott The Beatles kept up their pretence but world leaders must face up to their differences and find solutions to potentially corrosive threatsBack in 197...
14:16, 2019-08-18

Greta Thunberg Tells World Leaders "You Do Have to Listen to the Scientists" The teenage activist Greta Thunberg spoke to French parliament, and urged them to take action on climate change....
00:04, 2019-07-25

Bolsonaro pick for Funai agency horrifies indigenous leaders Marcelo Xavier da Silva is police officer linked to agribusinessFormer agency employee: ‘I am scared of him’ Indigenous leaders and specialists worki...
09:36, 2019-07-21

Why J.B. Holmes, Shane Lowry are unlikeliest of British Open leaders PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland — The co-leaders of the British Open entering the weekend at Royal Portrush are both somewhat unlikely candidates. J.B. Ho...
02:28, 2019-07-20

D-day veterans and world leaders arrive in Portsmouth to vast security Miles of fencing and checkpoints put in place to safeguard dignitaries D-day veterans and world leaders have arrived in Portsmouth to mark the 75th a...
11:44, 2019-06-05

Former Fed leaders fight Trump's attempts to influence central bank Four former Federal Reserve leaders are stressing the importance of an independent central bank in maintaining economic stability as President Trump ...
17:32, 2019-08-06

City, county leaders to vote on raising legal age to buy tobacco PIMA COUNTY, Ariz. – County and city leaders are set to vote Tuesday on raising the legal age to purchase tobacco and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21 in P...
16:20, 2019-08-06

House Judiciary leaders press for answers in Epstein death The leaders of the House Judiciary Committee wrote to the Federal Bureau of Prisons on Monday, pushing for answers in the weekend death of financier ...
02:28, 2019-08-13

4 Maryland medical board leaders resign amid scandal ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Four top executives of the University of Maryland Medical System’s board have resigned amid the continuing investigation ...
14:44, 2019-06-07

Trump and congressional leaders reach sweeping budget agreement White House and congressional leaders on Monday clinched a sweeping fiscal deal to lift the nation’s debt limit and dramatically raise federal spendi...
02:24, 2019-07-23

White House, congressional leaders on brink of budget deal White House officials and congressional leaders are on the cusp of a budget deal on Monday afternoon that would add billions of dollars for the Penta...
23:44, 2019-07-22

Hong Kong activists urge G20 leaders to help ‘liberate’ city HONG KONG – Thousands of people in Hong Kong joined an evening protest and marched to major foreign consulates on Wednesday, urging leaders gat...
22:48, 2019-06-26

ASEAN leaders call for restraint amid sea row, US-China rift BANGKOK (AP) — Southeast Asian leaders have pressed their call for self-restraint in the disputed South China Sea after a new incident and renewed th...
08:20, 2019-06-23

Famed New Orleans chef who fed civil rights leaders dies Legendary chef Leah Chase, who fed generations of New Orleanians and tourists alike at Dooky Chase’s restaurant, died Saturday at age 96...
12:20, 2019-06-02

Hong Kong protesters seek support from G20 leaders over extradition law Thousands rally near City Hall to keep spotlight on opposition to controversial billThousands of people have gathered by the harbour front in the hea...
18:52, 2019-06-26

World leaders must prove they've listened to climate activists: Thunberg World leaders must prove that they have listened to young climate activists after a year of protests has not led to any progress in the reduction of ...
20:24, 2019-08-05

'Big 4' leaders to meet Tuesday on budget caps, debt limit The four top party leaders will meet on Tuesday morning to begin talks on a potential deal to raise the budget caps, as well as a possible boost to t...
18:24, 2019-05-20

Leaders of Japan, France share Middle East concerns TOKYO (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron says he and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have agreed to bolster naval defense ties in the Indo-Pa...
14:52, 2019-06-26

Juventus 'ultras' leaders arrested over alleged ticketing racket Investigation linked to alleged mafia infiltration into ultras’ ticket toutingTwelve leaders of hardcore Juventus “ultra” football fan groups have be...
16:56, 2019-09-16

Dems pressure congressional leaders to act on gun control and white supremacy House Democrats are demanding Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell immediately return to Washington so the Senate can vote on gun control legislati...
03:32, 2019-08-07

Leaders decline to meet with slain Oklahoma teen’s parents EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Officials from an Oklahoma City suburb where police fatally shot a black, unarmed teenager while he was naked say they won’...
22:12, 2019-05-17

Trump uses Twitter to call off secret meeting with Taliban leaders The Associated Press reports that it remains unclear if the talks between the U.S. and the Taliban are on pause or actually over....
03:28, 2019-09-08

American leaders of Greek Orthodox Church quit their posts The US leaders of the Greek Orthodox Church — rocked by priest sex scandals, a financial crisis, and the building debacle at the World Trade Center s...
22:08, 2019-05-11

Trump looms large as West Virginia GOP leaders squabble CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — In a state where President Donald Trump’s name is still gold, Republicans are fighting publicly over who’s his b...
18:52, 2019-06-14

Southern EU leaders seek united policy front at meeting ROME (AP) — The leaders of southern European nations have gathered in Malta to build a united front on key economic and political issues ahead of nex...
18:52, 2019-06-14

The Latest: China, North Korean leaders hold talks BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to North Korea (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The leaders of China and No...
10:16, 2019-06-20

The Breakaway - A Jumbo Visma special after spectacular day for race leaders "Orla Chennaoui, Adam Blythe and Brian Smith discuss a fascinating Stage 15 at La Vuelta and are joined by winner Sepp Kuss in the studio."...
22:16, 2019-09-08

Trump blasts Fed leaders as 'boneheads' over interest rates – live President said rates should be ‘zero, or less’ as central bank expected to lower them next week Sign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective...
16:25, 2019-09-11

African leaders launch landmark 55-nation trade zone It took African countries four years to agree to a free-trade deal in March. The trade zone will unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion eco...
00:24, 2019-07-08

EU leaders may toughen climate goal for 2050, haggle over top jobs The EU's 28 national leaders meeting in Brussels on Thursday are likely to embrace a more ambitious stance on fighting climate change but haggle over...
15:00, 2019-06-20

Pope invites leaders to Vatican for global compact on education Pope Francis on Thursday invited world political, cultural, and religious leaders to a meeting at the Vatican next year to agree on "A Global Compact...
13:52, 2019-09-12

Former CIA Director John Brennan: World leaders think Trump is 'delusional' Former CIA Director John Brennan says world leaders view President Trump as not only "incompetent," but also "delusional."...
22:40, 2019-08-27

Hungary’s Orban hosts Polish, Czech and Slovak leaders BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Hungarian government says Prime Minister Viktor Orban is hosting a meeting with his counterparts from Poland, the Czech ...
13:36, 2019-06-13

EU leaders scramble for consensus on 2050 carbon neutral target EU nations hoping to help lead the fight against global warming by agreeing to go carbon neutral by 2050 at a summit on Thursday engaged in last-ditc...
17:16, 2019-06-20

5 Dumb Things That Cost More Than the $20M World Leaders Scraped Together for the Amazon The Amazon rainforest is still on fire, and while world leaders called for attention to the crisis ahead of this weekend’s G7 summit, it seems the mo...
21:48, 2019-08-26

World leaders create their own realities at the G7 summit | John Crace Biarritz gave Boris Johnson’s peers the chance to dream big so it was a pity he had little to say about BrexitOn the whole it had been a rather agree...
21:32, 2019-08-26

African leaders to launch landmark 55-nation trade zone It took African countries four years to agree to a free-trade deal in March. The trade zone would unite 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion ec...
16:48, 2019-07-07

Trump skips climate talks with G7 leaders, sends aides instead Trump was scheduled to attend Monday’s session on climate, biodiversity and oceans at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, but didn’t....
16:44, 2019-08-26

G7 leaders near deal to provide $20 million to tackle Amazon fires The leaders of the group of seven nations are close to agreeing a deal to provide $20 million in emergency help to stop the Amazon forest fires, a Fr...
14:52, 2019-08-26

Dems summon DHS leaders to testify amid border firestorm House Democrats on Tuesday summoned a pair of top Homeland Security officials to testify on Capitol Hill amid a political firestorm over recent migra...
23:44, 2019-07-02

White House, congressional leaders will try again to reach spending deal Top congressional leaders from both parties will meet with senior White House officials this week as the Trump administration and Congress try once a...
21:56, 2019-06-16

More EU leaders sign up to carbon net-zero goal by 2050 ahead of summit Germany has joined a growing number of EU nations to back going carbon neutral by mid-century, EU documents show, building momentum for the bloc's le...
17:52, 2019-06-17

Navy SEAL Team 7 leaders fired for sex assault, drinking Three senior leaders of Navy SEAL Team 7 were relieved of their positions “due to a loss of confidence that resulted from leadership failures,&...
08:12, 2019-09-07

Johns Hopkins to offer school leaders safety programming BALTIMORE (AP) — A new Johns Hopkins University initiative will offer short courses to principals and other school leaders as part of a push to creat...
16:36, 2019-05-06

Activists ask leaders at G20 to urge Japan to uphold commercial whaling ban As Japan prepares to relaunch its commercial whaling practices, environmentalists have called for leaders at the G20 summit to speak up. Japan stoppe...
13:00, 2019-06-28

G20 leaders welcome Saudi prince despite Yemen and Khashoggi murder criticism Even as rebukes pile up elsewhere, some leaders in Osaka have gone out of their way to make sure the Saudi prince feels comfortable....
16:52, 2019-06-28

Air Force leaders order probe of Trump resort stays Stopovers at Scotland airport have tripled since 2015 and overnight stays in the area are up five-fold....
03:52, 2019-09-09

Australia's calm leaders show the value of proper planning During the World Cup, when Joe Root, Ed Smith or Trevor Bayliss spoke to the media, they would occasionally be asked about the Ashes that followed. T...
15:40, 2019-09-09

Leaders from 300 cities meet for Aids summit after Standard Campaign A forum, which was held as part of the Evening Standard's AIDSfree campaign that helped pave the way for a new global conference on tackling HIV/Aids...
21:48, 2019-09-09

With Trans Mountain expansion greenlit again, Indigenous leaders vow to fight on The Trans Mountain expansion "will not be built," vowed the leader of one group opposed to the project....
01:36, 2019-06-19

World leaders set to discuss how to ramp up climate change efforts The UN climate action summit on 23 September will be the most important event since the Paris climate deal, but a lack of ambition could hold efforts...
14:32, 2019-09-10

W Series leaders Chadwick and Powell troubled by gearbox issue W Series race winner Jamie Chadwick and runner-up Alice Powell both say they struggled with a gearbox problem when downshifting in the opening race o...
16:48, 2019-05-05

Sexual assault epidemic has Pentagon, military leaders on the defensive SEXUAL ASSAULT SOARS: The Pentagon knew its latest report on sexual assault in the military was very bad news. After years of insisting it was making...
14:32, 2019-05-03

At Living Together 2019, local leaders talk global problems Düsseldorf's mayor has welcomed 38 regional representatives from around the world to find local-level solutions to global problems. He says cities — ...
04:04, 2019-09-02

Trump heads for the golf course as leaders gather to mark start of WW2 Dominic Raab leads British delegation to the Polish capital, while Vladimir Putin is not invitedEuropean leaders, including Germany’s Angela Merkel, ...
11:36, 2019-09-01

Shooting at Mexican protest kills 2 union leaders, injures others MEXICO CITY — A union official accompanying protesting street vendors was shot to death Wednesday during the demonstration outside city hall in the s...
06:32, 2019-05-09

Trump heads for the golf course as leaders gather to mark conflict Dominic Raab leads British delegation to the Polish capital, while Vladimir Putin is not invitedEuropean leaders, including Germany’s Angela Merkel, ...
10:40, 2019-09-01

Montenegro opposition leaders jailed for pro-Russian coup plot A Montenegrin court has handed jail sentences to 14 people, including opposition politicians, over an alleged Russia-backed coup plot. The judge said...
11:04, 2019-05-09

Leaders in Ontario, Quebec and B.C. as federal election campaign kicks off All have been campaigning unofficially for weeks, making early policy promises while also trying to hit their rivals where it hurts, whether the brok...
14:12, 2019-09-11

Absent Trudeau a target for party leaders in first election debate Trudeau, under fire for opting to skip the first debate, said he'll stick to the official debates next month and a third in French hosted by TVA....
06:08, 2019-09-13

GOP leaders: Economy helped remove kids from TennCare rolls NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Top Republican elected officials in Tennessee say their state’s improved economy is partly why at least 128,000 childre...
22:12, 2019-06-12

Highlights: EU leaders meet to hammer out deal on climate, top jobs The European Union's 28 national leaders meet in Brussels on Thursday to haggle over how ambitious their climate goals should be and who should navig...
17:16, 2019-06-20

Alleged Nxivm sex cult leaders were conned by crooked PI firm The accused cons got conned. High-ranking members of the alleged sex cult Nxivm tried to get dirt on their enemies by hiring private investigators to...
02:32, 2019-05-15

Trump says Russia might be invited to next year's G7 Summit, though other leaders disagree Chris McGrath/Getty Images President Donald Trump said it is "certainly possible" that Russian President Vladimir Putin could be invited to next yea...
23:20, 2019-08-25

Dem leaders float new tweak to soften minimum wage bill Top House Democrats are eyeing a major tweak to the caucus’ signature minimum wage proposal, part of a last-minute bid to bolster support among moder...
23:24, 2019-07-12

West African leaders pledge $1 billion to fight jihadists The leaders of West African nations have announced a plan to combat the growing problem of Islamist violence in the region. Jihadist groups have stre...
02:40, 2019-09-15

G-7 leaders’ spouses enjoy wine tasting as summit gets underway First ladies Melania Trump, Brigitte Macron and other world leaders’ wives are touring Basque wine country as they accompany their spouses to t...
17:40, 2019-08-25

W Series leaders Chadwick and Powell plagued by gearbox issue W Series race winner Jamie Chadwick and runner-up Alice Powell both say they struggled with a gearbox problem when downshifting in the opening race o...
16:16, 2019-05-05

G7 leaders to hold emergency talks over Amazon wildfires crisis Brazil’s handling of fires to top agenda in Biarritz as France and Ireland threaten to block trade dealAmazon fires: what is happening and is there a...
19:44, 2019-08-23

Angela Merkel's shaking changes how Germany's leaders discuss their health When Angela Merkel shakes, the whole of Germany worries. But on Thursday, comfortably seated, the chancellor got through a state reception untroubled...
23:28, 2019-07-11

Catalan leaders did not engage in rebellion, Spanish court told Defence rejects claim actions amounted to coup as landmark proceedings draw to closeLawyers for the Catalan separatist leaders on trial over their al...
17:16, 2019-06-12

‘Big 4’ leaders to begin talks with White House on budget deal Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy have agre...
20:40, 2019-05-17

G20 Summit Live Updates: World Leaders Gather in Osaka World leaders are set to discuss climate change, trade disputes and other issues at the Group of 20 summit meeting in Osaka, Japan....
23:32, 2019-06-27

Muslim, Jewish leaders team up in 'exemplary' European initiative Imams and rabbis from across Europe are attending a summit in Italy organized by the Muslim Jewish Leadership Council. Anti-Semitism, Islamophobia an...
18:40, 2019-09-15

Hector Figueroa, One of America's Most Vital Union Leaders, Dies at 57 Hector Figueroa, the head of SEIU 32BJ—one of the strongest and most politically active labor unions in New York—died suddenly last night at the age ...
19:44, 2019-07-12

Greenpeace: G7 leaders cannot use Amazon fires to distract from own climate plans A record number of fires burning in the rainforest in Brazil this month is raising serious concerns about the planet's health....
22:40, 2019-08-23

Bipartisan leaders, Trump administration to huddle on elusive budget deal Trump administration officials and bipartisan House and Senate leaders are set to meet again this week in an effort to revive stalled negotiations on...
02:24, 2019-06-18

Albany leaders strike deal to strengthen rent protections for tenants State lawmakers struck a deal Tuesday to overhaul and strengthen the laws that set the rents in nearly 1 million New York City apartments, backing re...
23:56, 2019-06-11

Ivanka Trump Inserted Herself Into a G-20 Conversation With World Leaders and Thus #UnwantedIvanka Was Born Like a stick figure drawn with a shaky hand on Picasso’s “Family of Saltimbanques,” Ivanka Trump, who was not elected to any office, attended the G-2...
19:48, 2019-07-01

G7 leaders take in dim economic outlook as global growth sputters, trade war looms Factories are slumping, many businesses are paralyzed, global growth is sputtering and the world's two mightiest economies are in the grip of a dange...
13:44, 2019-08-23

Eternally Blue: Baltimore City leaders blame NSA for ransomware attack Enlarge / Baltimore: An IT disaster area? (credit: Cyndi Monaghan via Getty Images) The mayor and city council president of Baltimore are pushing ...
20:28, 2019-05-28

EU leaders struggle to choose candidates for top jobs, amid deep divisions EU leaders want to fill the positions soon because the European Parliament is set to pick a new president next Wednesday....
03:12, 2019-07-01

Bundesliga Bulletin: Bayern Munich trail league leaders Leipzig On an action-packed matchday, Borussia Dortmund dazzled at home but the surprise was in Leipzig as Bayern Munich somehow failed to win. The rest of t...
22:32, 2019-09-15

Teen activist Thunberg urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN (AP) — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is urging world leaders to acknowledge that global warming “is the biggest crisis humanit...
13:52, 2019-05-28

Adam Schiff encourages intelligence leaders to consider 'the example of Secretary Mattis' and resign House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff predicts two top officials will resist President Trump's move to declassify intelligence related to the Russi...
23:40, 2019-05-27

G7 Summit 2019: Which world leaders will be gathering in Biarritz? What's on the agenda? This weekend, some of the world's most influential leaders will gather for the 45th G7 summit....
16:48, 2019-08-23

EU leaders fail to get full support for 2050 carbon neutral target A push to agree for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to get unanimous support at an EU leaders summit on Thursday, with the goa...
20:52, 2019-06-20

Catalan separatist leaders' trial may spark 'government of regional unity' Alliance of pro-independence parties and those against prisoners’ treatment could put pressure on Madrid, says VPCatalonia’s vice-president has warne...
14:56, 2019-09-10

Black leaders boycott Trump visit over 'racist, xenophobic rhetoric' Senior Democrats in Virginia stay away from commemorationPresident says boycotters acting ‘against their own people’Donald Trump on Tuesday waded fur...
22:36, 2019-07-30

Hong Kong protesters call on G20 leaders to take extradition issue to Xi Jinping Groups of Hong Kong protesters gathered outside the U.S. and EU consulates Wednesday morning to deliver petitions stating their requests....
06:20, 2019-06-26

Democrat leaders call Mueller testimony 'historic' but shy away from impeachment – video Top Democrat leaders have come out following the Robert Mueller testimony to say they want to have the strongest possible hand before deciding whethe...
17:20, 2019-07-25

GOP leaders: Bevin lacks votes to pass pension bill in House FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Some top Republican lawmakers in Kentucky say GOP Gov. Matt Bevin hasn’t lined up enough votes yet to pass his pension bi...
23:52, 2019-05-06

Mozambique leaders sign peace accord to end decades of civil conflict It came as more than 5,200 of the former rebel group’s fighters were disarming just weeks before a visit by Pope Francis and a national election that...
00:00, 2019-08-02

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish leaders call for de Blasio 2020 donors Leaders of an ultra-orthodox Jewish sect in Brooklyn are asking their followers to donate to Mayor Bill de Blasio’s struggling presidential campaign ...
02:00, 2019-08-09

Mike Pompeo tells Jewish leaders he would 'push back' against Corbyn US secretary of state made comments in recording leaked to Washington PostLabour has accused Donald Trump’s top official, Mike Pompeo, of trying to s...
21:08, 2019-06-09

Hong Kong protesters call on foreign leaders to raise crisis at G20 Demonstrators march on consulates to petition overseas governments to assist in fight against ‘authoritarian regime’ Hundreds have gathered at a rall...
08:08, 2019-06-26

Amazon leaders talk rainforest preservation amid wildfire crisis Presidents and leaders from the Amazon region are meeting in Colombia as wildfires continue to ravage the Amazon rainforest, the largest in the world...
14:56, 2019-09-06

Amazon leaders talks rainforest preservation amid wildfire crisis Presidents and leaders from the Amazon region are meeting in Colombia as wildfires continue to ravage the Amazon rainforest, the largest in the world...
13:44, 2019-09-06

Boris and Donald: two leaders afraid to do the hard work of running a country After years of feigned effort, neither of the so-called populist powers can deliver on any of their promisesThey rose together and now they are falli...
08:56, 2019-09-06

EU leaders fail to agree on 2050 carbon neutral climate target A proposal for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to garner unanimous support at a leaders summit in Brussels. The target date ha...
22:04, 2019-06-20

Amazon wildfires: Leaders pressure Brazil to quell 'international crisis' Brazil has lashed out at international critics who are blaming President Jair Bolsonaro for not doing enough to curb massive Amazon fires. Bolsonaro ...
04:40, 2019-08-23

Theresa May welcomes Donald Trump to Downing Street... but no handshake between two leaders Theresa May has welcomed US President Donald Trump to Downing Street but there was no handshake between the two leaders....
14:16, 2019-06-04

World leaders, the British public and Boris Johnson's dad react to his win – video Reactions have poured in after Boris Johnson won the race to lead the Conservative party and prepared to become Britain's next prime minister. Johnso...
23:56, 2019-07-23

Italian president meets party leaders to explore coalition options Most credible option for new majority is alliance between M5S and Democratic partyItaly’s president is meeting party leaders to see if an alternative...
12:56, 2019-08-22

2 Indigenous leaders explain why they are on opposing sides of the Trans Mountain debate The expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline remains a point of contention for many Canadians....
18:00, 2019-05-05

House Dem leaders to give chairmen broad power to enforce subpoenas House Democratic leaders are preparing to grant sweeping authority to committee chairs to sue the Trump administration over its refusal to comply wit...
20:08, 2019-06-06

House GOP leaders condemn Steve King for 'appalling' rape comments Embattled Rep. Steve King said the human population might not exist if not for rape and incest on Wednesday, drawing scorn — and renewed calls to re...
23:12, 2019-08-14

Canada election Day 2: Party leaders dive into campaigning in B.C., Alberta, Ontario With that new-campaign-bus smell still fresh, federal party leaders are heading out for Day 2 of the 43rd general election....
14:00, 2019-09-12

Trump, Democratic leaders to meet on drug prices soon: White House U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with congressional Democratic leaders soon to discuss drug prices, the White House said on Tuesday following in...
20:56, 2019-04-30

Maxime Bernier invited to take part in federal election leaders’ debates Bernier has argued that not inviting him to take part in the debates was the commission's way of excluding the only party who had anything different ...
21:04, 2019-09-16

One week into the federal election, leaders continue to criss-cross Canada The federal election campaign marks a milestone today: one week down, four-and-a-half to go....
13:56, 2019-09-18

World leaders pledge millions for Amazon wildfires, but experts say it’s not just about money G7 leaders, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pledged millions to help battle the Amazon wildfires....
23:32, 2019-08-26

Democratic leaders assail Trump's apparent reversal on background checks Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi are lamenting President Donald Trump's apparent about-face on enhanced backgrounds for firearm sales, with Schumer cal...
21:48, 2019-08-19

G7 leaders end summit with a focus on U.S-China trade tensions, climate, Iran G7 leaders closed the 2019 summit with a focus on trade tensions between China and the United States, climate change and relations with Iran....
20:44, 2019-08-26

Fiji PM accuses Scott Morrison of ‘insulting’ and alienating Pacific leaders Exclusive: Frank Bainimarama says Australian leader is pushing nations towards ChinaScott Morrison has been accused of causing an extraordinary rift ...
00:28, 2019-08-17

Sudan: Military, protest leaders sign historic transition deal Eight months after mass protests erupted, the main opposition coalition and the ruling military council have signed a final deal for a transitional g...
15:28, 2019-08-17

New Twitter Label Will Flag Violating Tweets From Trump, Other Word Leaders (Bloomberg) — U.S. President Donald Trump walks a fine line on Twitter, routinely posting comments that might get a lesser-known person suspend...
20:52, 2019-06-27

G7 leaders wait nervously for Boris Johnson’s debut on the world stage As the prime minister heads for the Biarritz summit, he has no relationship with the other governments and very little trustFor weeks things have bee...
11:52, 2019-08-18

Pacific leaders urge Scott Morrison to act on climate emergency following election win Samoan and Fijian leaders say Australia must take leading role in climate battlePacific leaders have congratulated Scott Morrison on his surprise ele...
04:40, 2019-05-22

Party leaders attack Trudeau’s economic record in first election debate Trudeau, under fire for opting to skip the first debate, said he'll stick to the official debates next month and a third in French hosted by TVA....
04:48, 2019-09-13

Tillerson: Kushner talked to world leaders without telling State Department Ex-secretary of state Rex Tillerson told lawmakers that President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner often communicated with world leaders without keep...
21:08, 2019-06-27

Election campaign Day 7: Leaders focus on childcare, housing and privacy protection Some of the federal party leaders are getting early starts as Day 7 of the federal election campaign begins....
14:33, 2019-09-17

World finance leaders raise ‘serious regulatory’ concerns over Facebook’s Libra The chairman's concluding summary from the G-7 meeting in Chantilly, France, says the officials agreed that so-called stablecoins - cryptocurrencies ...
13:24, 2019-07-18

N.L. premier, Innu leaders meet after minister’s ‘race card’ comment A spokesperson for Dwight Ball says the Liberal premier will be in Labrador for this afternoon's meeting....
19:40, 2019-09-16

Military leaders beg Congress for money to repair bases hit by 2018 hurricanes Military leaders, still struggling to clean up the mess from hurricanes that wreaked havoc on East Coast bases last year, warned Congress this week t...
01:32, 2019-05-11

Macron hopes to convince G7 leaders to halt trade war and heal divisions French president had lunch with Donald Trump ahead of the summitThe French president, Emmanuel Macron, said he hoped to convince world leaders to pul...
17:24, 2019-08-24

Leaders and tech firms pledge to tackle extremist violence online Jacinda Ardern and Emmanuel Macron host Christchurch Call summit in ParisWorld leaders and heads of global technology companies have pledged at a Par...
21:52, 2019-05-15

EU leaders pick Germany's Ursula von der Leyen to lead European Commission Once considered a successor to Chancellor Angela Merkel, Germany's defense minister is seen as a moderate choice to lead the EU's executive body. Von...
19:24, 2019-07-02

Trump and congressional leaders announce critical debt and budget deal The two-year, $1.37tn agreement would avoid the possibility of a government shutdown or first-ever federal defaultDonald Trump and congressional lead...
04:52, 2019-07-23

Pacific Islands Forum: Tuvalu children welcome leaders with a climate plea Climate crisis is more than a meeting agenda item in a host country that could be left uninhabitable by rising sea levelsAs the leaders of Pacific co...
11:08, 2019-08-11

Trump joins world leaders, veterans to mark 75th anniversary of D-Day President Trump was among the world leaders who gathered on the southern coast of England Wednesday to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The...
13:44, 2019-06-05

Business leaders wary of spending and hiring in current economy: survey Chief executives and chief financial officers are increasingly worrying about the economy, two separate surveys found. The CEO Economic Outlook Index...
19:52, 2019-09-18

State Democratic Leaders to Presidential Hopefuls: Remember Y’all Ain’t Barack Obama Barack Obama may still be Democrats’ (and just about everyone else’s) fave, but party leaders weren’t too happy when he decided to form a competitive...
06:24, 2019-08-29

Great Lakes leaders to discuss funding Asian carp project TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Representatives of the eight states and two Canadian provinces in the Great Lakes region will meet next month to discuss ...
23:52, 2019-06-14

Republican Leaders Are ‘Ride or Die’ With President Trump on ‘Saturday Night Live’ There’s literally nothing the President could do to lose the support of of the GOP in Congress, at least according to this week’s Saturda...
17:36, 2019-05-12

Trump officials to meet with GOP leaders to revive stalled budget talks President Donald Trump’s budget negotiators are planning to meet with Republican leaders at the Capitol Wednesday to try and wriggle out of a stalema...
16:40, 2019-07-10

World leaders, tech bosses work on stemming online violence PARIS (AP) — Several world leaders and tech bosses are meeting in Paris to find ways to stop acts of violent extremism from being shown online. They&...
09:56, 2019-05-15