Category Archives: U.S.A.

Guangzhou beats Club America to advance at Club World Cup

OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Paulinho scored in the final minute of stoppage time on Sunday as Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande beat Mexico's Club America 2-1 to advance to the semifinal…

Ex-UK Guantanamo detainee denounces extremism

LONDON (AP) — The last British resident held at Guantanamo Bay has denounced extremism in his first interview since being released in October. Shaker Aamer told the Mail on Sunday…

For China, climate deal is imperfect but huge step forward

By David Stanway PARIS (Reuters) – For China, the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitter, the global climate accord reached in Paris marked a huge step towards greener growth that safeguards…

Burundi: US urges citizens to leave after Friday violence

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — The U.S. government has asked it citizens to leave Burundi as shortly as possible after 87 people were killed Friday, in an escalation of the violence…

US man accused of mailing cyanide faces new charges

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A U.S. man accused of mailing cyanide to a British man who used it to kill himself has been indicted on new charges, including witness tampering…

Clinton vows to defeat Islamic State if elected president

TULSA, Oklahoma (AP) — Hillary Clinton said Friday her opponents are all talk when it comes to defeating the Islamic State group yet that she's the only presidential candidate with…

Putin: Russia provides air cover to Syrian opposition group

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has provided air cover to a leading Western-backed opposition group in Syria, President Vladimir Putin said Friday, calling for closer coordination with the U.S.-allied coalition —…

Iraq urges U.N. council to demand immediate Turkish troop withdrawal

By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Iraq appealed to the United Nations Security Council on Friday to demand an immediate & unconditional withdrawal of all Turkish troops from northern…

Paris Climate Deal Draft 'Ready For Adoption'

Ministers from more than 190 countries have been working through the night in an effort to reach a historic deal on climate change. Talks at the United Nations summit in…

Stocks around the world fall as investors fear slide in oil

NEW YORK (AP) — Another drop in the price of oil rattled stock investors around the world on Friday, with steep losses in Europe & the U.S., where a major…