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|Trump accepts US presidency transition to Biden must begin
The president says a key federal agency should "do what needs to be done", but he vows to fight on.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 8:52 AM
|Biden cabinet: John Kerry named climate envoy as inner circle get key posts
Joe Biden is nominating one of the leading architects of the Paris climate agreement as his climate envoy.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 11:40 AM
|Janet Yellen: Biden to pick 'first female treasury secretary'
Janet Yellen served as the head of the America's central bank under Barack Obama.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 1:28 AM
|Poignant reunion with accidental Thanksgiving guest
Wanda still invites Jamal to dinner four years after a misdial - but this year there was an empty seat.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 3:56 AM
|Paris police in 'shocking' clash at migrant camp
Police dismantled the makeshift camp, tipped migrants out of their tents, and used tear gas.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 9:46 AM
|Metal monolith found by helicopter crew in Utah desert
Wildlife officials spotted the "unusual" structure while counting sheep, leaving them baffled.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 11:43 AM
|Coronavirus: Retail workers 'scared' as cases surge
Workers rights groups say employers must do more to protect staff as coronavirus cases surge.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 3:26 AM
|David Dinkins: New York City's first black mayor dies
David Dinkins, who has died aged 93, served as the city's first and only black mayor from 1990-1993.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 7:25 AM
|Police probed after black woman punched during arrest
Eight Met officers are investigated over claims of excessive use of force against a black woman in custody.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 5:02 AM
|Mexico ambush: Arrest over Mormon massacre
Three Mormon women and six of their children were killed in the Sonoran desert last year.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 10:47 AM
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|Tigray forces battling Ethiopian government vow to fight on despite ultimatum to surrender
Forces battling Ethiopia's federal government have vowed to continue the fight in the north of the country, despite a 72-hour ultimatum to surrender from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, raising fears of further bloodshed in a conflict that threatens to destabilize the Horn of Africa.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 11:35 AM
|Analysis of CCTV footage from Lekki toll gate raises new questions about shooting
It was supposed to be the key piece of evidence. But when it came, the Lagos State government's security camera footage of the Lekki toll gate shooting did not capture everything.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 8:59 AM
|Pope Francis refers to China's Uyghurs as 'persecuted' for the first time
Pope Francis has for the first time publicly named China's Uyghur minority among a list of the world's persecuted peoples, breaking his silence on allegations of widespread human rights abuses in the country's far-western Xinjiang region.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 9:01 AM
|England cuts traveler quarantine period to five days
England is drastically reducing its quarantine period for people arriving from most destinations in a move that will potentially throw open the doors for British people wanting to take foreign vacations.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 2:36 AM
|Australian PM calls Doha airport incident 'unacceptable' (October 2020)
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison responded to an incident at Doha Airport where more than 18 women were subjected to compulsory intimate medical exams after a newborn was found abandoned in a trash can. CNN's Kristie Lu Stout reports.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 8:05 AM
|Netflix faces boycott calls in India over kissing scene
POSTED NOVEMBER 23, 2020 12:06 PM
|Should women be entitled to period leave? These countries think so
Sachimi Mochizuki has worked in Japan for two decades, but she's never taken a day off for her period.
POSTED NOVEMBER 21, 2020 12:13 AM
|Germany will require companies to put women on their boards
Germany's coalition government has agreed to a mandatory quota for women on the boards of listed companies in what's being hailed as a landmark moment for Europe's biggest economy.
POSTED NOVEMBER 24, 2020 10:09 AM
|Hydrogen-powered trains could replace diesel engines in Germany
Siemens and Germany's rail operator Deutsche Bahn have announced plans to test a hydrogen-powered train with a range of more than 370 miles, technology that promises to reduce CO2 emissions and help make 1,300 diesel units obsolete.
POSTED NOVEMBER 23, 2020 3:06 PM
|PayPal CEO explains move into crypto
Dan Schulman, President and CEO of PayPal, says the decision to accept digital currencies is to help shape the future of everyday commerce.
POSTED NOVEMBER 23, 2020 4:28 PM
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