» 3 dead in shooting near Christmas market in France. The shooter is still at large
12/12/18 02:14 from CNN.com
Several people are injured after gunshots were fired in the center of the northeastern French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday evening, a national police spokesperson told CNN.

» NBA coach passes Pat Riley for all-time wins
12/12/18 02:08 from CNN.com

» On Iraq's border with Syria, Iran-backed militia warily eye U.S. forces
12/12/18 02:04 from Reuters: International
From a desert hillside guarded by Iraqi Shi'ite paramilitaries, commander Qasim Muslih can spot Islamic State hideouts across the frontier in Syria. But he also keeps a wary eye on U.S. warplanes soaring overhead.

» Pakistan Hits Back at U.S. After Downgrade on Religious Freedoms Watch List
12/12/18 01:58 from TIME: Top World Stories
Pakistan has condemned a U.S. decision to add it to a list of nations that infringe on religious freedom

» Stocks energised by hope of moves toward trade truce
12/12/18 01:57 from FT.com - World
China’s renminbi also advances but analysts warn longer-term issues remain

» Philippine Congress extends Mindanao martial law until end-2019
12/12/18 01:55 from Reuters: International
The Philippine Congress approved a 12-month extension of martial law in the restive Mindanao region on Wednesday, after President Rodrigo Duterte argued for maintaining tough security measures to stop Muslim extremists from regrouping.

» China’s Foreign Ministry says it has no information on detained ex-Canadian diplomat
12/12/18 01:54 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
China’s Foreign Ministry says it has no information on detained ex-Canadian diplomat

» France hunts terror suspect who attacked Christmas market
12/12/18 01:51 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
France is hunting for a suspected extremist who sprayed gunfire near the famous Christmas market in the eastern city of Strasbourg, killing three and wounding at least 11

» Crisis Group says no word from China on detained Canadian employee
12/12/18 01:51 from Reuters: International
The International Crisis Group (ICG) said on Wednesday it had received no information from Chinese officials about the detention of its employee, former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig, and that it was seeking consular access to him.

» China says detained Canadian may have broken foreign NGO law
12/12/18 01:51 from Reuters: International
If International Crisis Group (ICG) employee Michael Kovrig was carrying out "relevant activities" for the group in China without it being registered, then he may have broken China's foreign NGO law, China's Foreign Ministry said on Wedn...

» Grace Millane murder: She will forever be a Kiwi in some small way, say family in tribute
12/12/18 01:51 from World news breaking world news latest world news from the US Europe Asia Australia Africa

» Trump watches as his former 'fixer' awaits sentencing today
12/12/18 01:51 from CNN.com
Amid White House turmoil, a possible government shutdown and falling approval ratings, President Donald Trump's former fixer could be slapped with a lengthy prison sentence Wednesday as part of what the President derides as Robert Muelle...

» Detained Canadian was a well-connected figure
12/12/18 01:49 from FT.com - World
Michael Kovrig worked at Ottawa’s embassy in Beijing before joining research group

» Gunman kills three people in French Christmas market, flees
12/12/18 01:46 from Reuters: Top News
A gunman on a security watchlist killed three people and wounded a dozen others near the picturesque Christmas market in the historic French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday evening before fleeing.

» Syrian state seizes opponents' property, rights activists say
12/12/18 01:44 from Reuters: International
Syria's government has been using a little-known anti-terrorism law to seize property from dissidents and their families as it takes back control of areas that were held by rebel groups, rights groups and some of the people affected say.

» Sarah Mardini: 'I am not a people smuggler’
12/12/18 01:37 from BBC News - World
A Syrian refugee who saved 18 people has been released from a Greek prison, after being accused of people trafficking.

» UN forecasts trade war to hammer global export growth
12/12/18 01:37 from FT.com - World

» UN forecasts trade war to hammer Asia-Pacific export growth
12/12/18 01:37 from FT.com - World

» 3 dead in shooting in French city of Strasbourg and shooter is still at large
12/12/18 01:35 from CNN.com
Several people are injured after gunshots were fired in the center of the northeastern French city of Strasbourg on Tuesday evening, a national police spokesperson told CNN.

» FirstFT: Today’s top stories
12/12/18 01:31 from FT.com - World
Your daily briefing on the day’s news from the FT and elsewhere

» Pictures of the Day: 12 December 2018
12/12/18 01:30 from World news breaking world news latest world news from the US Europe Asia Australia Africa

» Pressure builds on Yemen's warring parties as peace talks tackle key port
12/12/18 01:27 from Reuters: International
Yemen's warring parties are being pressed to agree thorny confidence-building measures, including the status of a strategic Red Sea port, in consultations on Wednesday ahead of the close of the first U.N.-led peace talks in two years.

» Pakistan rejects US rebuke on religious freedoms
12/12/18 01:25 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
Pakistan on Wednesday condemned a U.S. decision to add it to a list of nations that infringe on religious freedom, calling the move “unilateral and politically motivated.”

» Strasbourg shooting: 'I heard gunshots'
12/12/18 01:24 from BBC News - World
Eyewitnesses described what they saw, as the shooting unfolded near a Christmas market.

» California university offers off-campus finals after 2nd recent mass-shooting threat
12/12/18 01:21 from ABC News: ABCNews
The note was the second threat made to the university in less than a week.

» Democrats and Trump row in Oval Office
12/12/18 01:19 from BBC News - World
Mr Trump publicly argued with Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer over a budget to keep the government open.

» Putin's Stasi identity card discovered in German archives
12/12/18 01:19 from Deutsche Welle: DW-WORLD.DE - Top Stories
Russian President Vladimir Putin had an identity card issued by East Germany's notorious Stasi secret police, it has been discovered. But this does not necessarily mean he worked for them.

» Attack at Christmas market in French city kills 3, wounds 12
12/12/18 01:16 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
A man who had been flagged as a possible extremist sprays gunfire near the city of Strasbourg’s famous Christmas market, killing 3, wounding 12

» Vietnam says Google weighing setting up a local office
12/12/18 01:11 from FT.com - World

» Fears over sensitive US military data in commercial cloud
12/12/18 01:04 from BBC News - World
The BBC investigates a $10bn (£8bn) Pentagon contract to store sensitive data in a cyber-cloud.

» China’s Luckin Coffee valued at $2.2bn in latest fundraising round
12/12/18 01:02 from FT.com - World

» Israel strengthens its ties with the West’s far right
12/12/18 01:00 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
Matteo Salvini's visit to Israel is yet another sign of a shift in global politics.

» China’s judgment on Huawei case: Anger, patriotism and iPhone boycotts
12/12/18 01:00 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
The U.S.-ordered arrest of Meng Wanzhou is widely viewed in China as part of Washington’s attempts to thwart the country’s race toward next-generation technologies.

» Indian Prime Minister Modi’s party loses key state elections
12/12/18 00:59 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party has suffered an embarrassing defeat in three state elections in its Hindu stronghold just months before national elections

» Breaking down the string of attacks on Jehovah's Witness houses of worship
12/12/18 00:55 from ABC News: ABCNews
There have been four arson attacks and one shooting in Washington state.

» Huawei CFO released on C$10m bail
12/12/18 00:54 from FT.com - World
Meng Wanzhou must surrender passports and pay for private security guards to accompany her

» Malaysian Ex-PM Slapped with New Charge Over 1MDB Scandal
12/12/18 00:45 from Voice of America
Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was charged Wednesday with tampering with the final audit report into a defunct state investment fund, adding to a long list of corruption allegations against him since his ouster in May electi...

» Joseph Parker sets himself date for next world title challenge - Stuff.co.nz
12/12/18 00:44 from world - Google News
Joseph Parker sets himself date for next world title challenge    Stuff.co.nz When Joseph Parker was planning out 2018, standing in a Christchurch flooring showroom come December wasn't on his agenda. If Parker (24-2) needed a ...

» Italy’s far-right minister visits Israel, drawing criticism
12/12/18 00:43 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
Italy’s interior minister begins visit to Israel, prompting criticism over his far-right policies and anti-migration views

» Grace Millane: Backpacker's body returned to family
12/12/18 00:43 from BBC News - World
Grace Millane's family say their "whole world turned upside down" when she disappeared in New Zealand.

» Navarro brings popcorn to discuss Pelosi-Trump showdown
12/12/18 00:38 from CNN.com
CNN political analyst Ana Navarro brought her own popcorn to watch the clash between House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and President Trump in the Oval Office.

» Death toll from Taliban attack in Afghan capital rises to 12
12/12/18 00:32 from World: World News, International News, Foreign Reporting - The Washington Post
An Afghan official says the death toll from a suicide bombing on the outskirts of Kabul on Tuesday has climbed to 12.

» Nintendo Focused On The Current Switch, So Don't Expect A Revision Anytime Soon - Nintendo Life
12/12/18 00:30 from Top Stories - Google News
Nintendo Focused On The Current Switch, So Don't Expect A Revision Anytime Soon    Nintendo Life Smash Bros. and the evolution of the last hit | Game Mechanics Explained    Polygon Oh God, Fox Won An Early Super Smash...

» Opinion: Mr. Mueller shows his cards, and reveals a pack of jokers
12/12/18 00:29 from CNN.com
On Friday the Justice Department dropped some huge shoes in the Russia investigation. First a pair of memos from special prosecutor Robert Mueller and the Southern District of New York involving the criminal sentencing of Michael Cohen, ...

» Ferrero Rocher shamed as Christmas chocolates with the least recyclable packaging
12/12/18 00:25 from World news breaking world news latest world news from the US Europe Asia Australia Africa

» Former Malaysian PM Najib, 1MDB ex-CEO face fresh corruption charges
12/12/18 00:23 from Reuters: International
Malaysian prosecutors on Wednesday filed new graft charges against former prime minister Najib Razak and the former chief executive of scandal-linked state fund 1MDB, in the latest cases over alleged theft of billions of dollars from the...

» Man Tasered in grounds of Parliament held under Mental Health Act
12/12/18 00:23 from World news breaking world news latest world news from the US Europe Asia Australia Africa

» Fentanyl is the deadliest drug in America, CDC confirms
12/12/18 00:20 from CNN.com
Fentanyl is now the most commonly used drug involved in drug overdoses, according to a new government report. The latest numbers from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics say that the ...

» Pelosi questions Trump's manhood, compares him to skunk after wall meeting
12/12/18 00:17 from CNN.com
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi privately questioned President Donald Trump's "manhood" after a contentious meeting Tuesday about funding his wall at the southern border.

» "EV Sales Capital Of The World" Is Shanghai - CleanTechnica
12/12/18 00:11 from world - Google News
"EV Sales Capital Of The World" Is Shanghai    CleanTechnica The International Council on Clean Transportation recently released a report on EV sales around the world.

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