London (CNN) Take a glance at the British media and you'd be forgiven for thinking that the UK was preparing for war with France. On Thursday, France announced that it is sending its own navy ships to monitor the situation. In short, France is angry that af...
Paris (CNN) A French journalist who disappeared in Mali last month said in a video that emerged on social media Wednesday that he had been kidnapped by a jihadist group and pleaded for help from French authorities. CNN has been unable to independently verif...
Erland Ness, a Norwegian climber who was evacuated from Everest Base Camp in late April, confirmed to CNN he tested positive on arrival at a hospital in Nepal's capital, Kathmandu. Since then, Polish climber Pawel Michalski said in a Facebook post that "30...
But experts said that unlike wine and coal, it would be tough for China to find new sources of iron ore any time soon. Iron ore falls from a conveyor to a stockpile at the port in Port Hedland, Australia, on Monday, March 18, 2019. At the same time, iron or...
He was formerly United Nations special envoy to Yemen and U.N. under-secretary general. The supply of aid and the lifting of the blockade would save countless lives . Drafted by the Saudis in 2015, the resolution demanded the advancing Houthis' unconditiona...
(CNN Business) Google is expanding its options for when, where and how often employees return to the office. Google GOOGL The company's workers around the world can continue working remotely until September, after which they can choose between coming back t...
New York (CNN Business) Peloton recalled its Tread+ and Tread treadmills Wednesday, and the company admitted it was wrong to fight the Consumer Product Safety Commission's request that it do so. About 125,000 treadmills are included in the recall. The CPSC...
Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) The years of the Trump administration were "a difficult time" for Ukraine , the country's foreign minister told CNN Wednesday, ahead of US Secretary of State Antony Blinken 's trip to Kiev. The long-running crisis upended politics in Was...
Jerusalem (CNN) Centrist lawmaker Yair Lapid has been tasked with trying to form a new government in Israel, after longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was forced to admit failure in his efforts to reach agreement with potential coalition allies on Tu...
New York (CNN Business) Serial entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk is selling a new use case for NFT: "Smart event" tokens that have real value rather than digital art. Vaynerchuk's VeeFriends NFT collection will give buyers three-year access to his VeeCon busines...
(CNN) Tensions have hardly dissipated in Colombia after President Ivan Duque withdrew a controversial fiscal reform proposal this weekend. Six days of protests had seen at least 19 people killed and hundreds injured. Thousands of people are still taking to...
(CNN) Members of the World Trade Organization are to discuss a proposal to waive intellectual property rights for Covid-19 vaccines and treatments Wednesday amid growing international pressure for greater access for developing nations. India -- where Covid-...
You can sign up right hereLondon (CNN Business) When Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen speaks, investors listen. "It may be that interest rates will have to rise somewhat to make sure that our economy doesn't overheat," Yellen said. Her comments rippled throu...
What happened in El Salvador? The motion had been proposed by the New Ideas party of El Salvador's president Nayib Bukele, which has held a strong majority of 56 out of 84 seats since a landslide victory in legislative elections last March. Lawmakers from N...
The first secretary at the Swiss embassy in Tehran was found dead on Tuesday after falling from a high-rise building where she lived in the north of the city, a spokesman for emergency services was quoted as saying by Iranian news agencies. The Swiss foreig...
A teenager broke into a daycare center in southern Brazil and stabbed three children and two workers to death Tuesday before being overpowered by police, officials said. Municipal Education Secretary Gisela Hermann described a "horror scene" at the facility...
New York (CNN Business) Bill and Melinda Gates announced the end of their 27-year relationship Monday, shocking the business and philanthropic worlds. 1987: Meeting at MicrosoftMicrosoft MSFT Bill Gates co-founded, which launched in 1975, and he met Melinda...
Washington (CNN) The Pentagon has said it is tracking a large Chinese rocket that is out of control and set to reenter Earth's atmosphere this weekend, raising concerns about where its debris may make impact. The Chinese Long March 5B rocket is expected to...
Washington (CNN) Progress on women's rights in Afghanistan could be at risk with the withdrawal of US and international troops , even if the Taliban doesn't fully take power, according to a newly declassified US intelligence report. "Although the Taliban's...
(CNN) Benjamin Netanyahu's hold on the Premiership of Israel looks a little less secure after a deadline to build a new government passed at midnight (5pET). Seconds before the deadline passed, a statement from the Prime Minister's Likud party announced he...