Washington must roll back punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if the two sides reach a trade deal, China said Thursday, indicating Beijing is sticking to its position ahead of another possible Dec. 15 duty increase.
During an interview with The Associated Press, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern discussed a range of social issues, including three the nation will make decisions on next year: euthanasia, marijuana use and abortion. But one thing she remained quiet about was her marriage plans.
On a cold afternoon in late November, Jan Gerrit Otterpohl eyes the chimneys of Berlin?s Heizkraftwerk Mitte, a state-of-the-art power plant that supplies the city with heat and electricity. It?s not the billowing steam he?s interested in, but the largely invisible carbon dioxide that the power station exhales as it burns natural gas.
Scores of migrants who swam through rough Atlantic Ocean waters to safety from a capsized boat while 58 others drowned were receiving care Thursday in Mauritania after one of the deadliest disasters this year among people making the perilous journey to Europe.
An activist group has apologized to Jewish organizations outraged over their use of purported Holocaust victims? remains in an installation outside Germany?s parliament building meant to draw attention to the perils of far-right extremism.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday the global diplomatic push to defuse the nuclear standoff with North Korea is at a ?critical crossroads? and has called for China to continue serving a ?positive role? in denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula and stabilizing peace.
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