» Strasbourg shooting: France hunts gunman as alert level raised
12/12/18 02:40 from BBC News - World
Hundreds of armed officers search for a man who opened fire at a Christmas market in Strasbourg.
» Gunman kills three people in French Christmas market, flees
12/12/18 02:34 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.
» Dixons Carphone swings to loss after nearly £500m in charges
12/12/18 02:33 from FT.com - World
Retailer also plans to slice dividend as it struggles with weak consumer sentiment
» Strasbourg shooting: Terror suspect on the run after killing three and injuring 11 at Christmas market
12/12/18 02:33 from World news breaking world news latest world news from the US Europe Asia Australia Africa
» US considers China travel warning after ex-diplomat held
12/12/18 02:30 from FT.com - World
Michael Kovrig detained in Beijing after Huawei CFO arrested in Vancouver
» Pressure builds on Yemen's warring parties as peace talks focus on port
12/12/18 02:24 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 before the close of the first U.N.-led peace talks in two years.
» US moves to deny visas to Chinese officials over Tibet
12/12/18 02:24 from FT.com - World
Act is first to directly target individual Chinese officials
» Police operation underway near Strasbourg cathedral following shooting
12/12/18 02:23 from Reuters: International
A police operation was underway early on Wednesday around Strasbourg cathedral after a gunman killed three people and wounded a dozen others near the northern city's famous Christmas market on Tuesday evening.
» Former minister Paterson submits letter of no confidence in UK's May
12/12/18 02:22 from Reuters: Top News
Former British minister Owen Paterson said he had submitted a letter of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May in the hope of triggering a leadership challenge.
» 3 dead in shooting near Christmas market in France. The shooter is still at large
12/12/18 02:21 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.
» Red Tape, Funding Problems Hamper Lion Air Black Box Search
12/12/18 02:19 from Voice of America
Bureaucratic wrangling and funding problems have hampered the search for the cockpit voice recorder of a crashed Lion Air jet, prompting investigators to turn to the airline to foot the bill in a rare test of global norms on the probe's ...
» France Hunts Terror Suspect Who Launched a Lethal Attack on a Christmas Market
12/12/18 02:18 from TIME: Top World Stories
France is hunting for a suspected extremist who sprayed gunfire in Strasbourg, killing three
» Trump says would intervene in arrest of Chinese executive
12/12/18 02:16 from Reuters: Top News
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he would intervene with the U.S. Justice Department in the case against a Chinese telecommunications executive if it would help secure a trade deal with Beijing.
» China welcomes any effort to move Huawei case toward resolution
12/12/18 02:16 from Reuters: Top News
China's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that Canada's arrest of Meng Wanzhou, a top executive with Chinese tech giant Huawei, was a mistake from the start, and welcomed any efforts to move the case toward a correct resolution.
» Some UK lawmakers confident they can trigger a confidence vote in PM May: BBC
12/12/18 02:13 from Reuters: International
Brexit-supporting lawmakers in British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party are increasingly confident they have enough support to trigger a no confidence vote in her leadership, the BBC reported on Wednesday.
» On Iraq's border with Syria, Iran-backed militia warily eye U.S. forces
12/12/18 02:09 from Reuters: Top News
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.
» Indian Prime Minister Modi’s party loses key state elections
12/12/18 02:06 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
» 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