10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. NEW ZEALAND HOLDS FIRST FUNERALS FOR MOSQUE SHOOTING VICTIMS ...

AP PHOTOS: City that voted for Brexit is still waiting

SUNDERLAND, England (AP) — Sunderland voted for Brexit to make itself heard, and in hope of a brighter future. Almost three years later, residents are still waiting. This city in nor...

APNewsBreak: Federal black lung fund in danger of drying up

COEBURN, Va. (AP) — Former coal miner John Robinson's bills for black lung treatments run $4,000 a month, but the federal fund he depends on to help cover them is being drained of money because of ina...

Taiwan's Hung Hua Construction signs MOU with Dutch shipbuilder to expand offshore wind support vessels

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese marine construction company Hung Hua Construction (HHC) signed a purchase agreement, followed by another MOU with Dutch shipbuilding company Damen for further joint c...

Africa needs to find own solutions to climate change problem

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Leaders and experts say Africa must find its own solutions to mitigate the impacts of climate change. French President Emmanuel Macron said Thursday that energy...

Ex-Interior chief Zinke cleared of illegal politicking

WASHINGTON (AP) — A government watchdog says former Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke didn't engage in illegal political activity when he went to Pennsylvania about a year ago to announce federal grants s...

Trump's national monument changes return to spotlight

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — As Democrats in Congress prepare to scrutinize President Donald Trump's review of 27 national monuments, most of the recommendations made by ex-Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke rema...

Most Taiwan people want reduction in fossil fuel power: poll

Despite fears that Taiwan will face power shortages in three years due to the government's energy policy, a survey has found that over half of the people still want it to reduce the output of ther...

2020 Democrats try to make inroads in rural America

DENMARK, S.C. (AP) — Deanna Miller Berry doesn't often see presidential candidates. So when New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker recently came to Bamberg County, South Carolina, she was primed to unload about ...

Seoul: Small quake in North Korea likely due to mining blast

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's weather agency says a small earthquake detected in North Korea was likely caused by a mining operation. An official from the Korean Meteorolog...

South Korea proposes clear-air project with China

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae-in has proposed a joint project with China to use artificial rain to clean the air in Seoul, where an acute increase in pollution has caused a...

WildAid Talks to BBC About Chinese Meat Consumption

(WildAid) - Coal. Car emissions. Factories. These are the images people usually conjure when they think about greenhouse gas emissions and climate change. But what about food and meat production? M...

Walz sets goal: 100 percent carbon-free electricity by 2050

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz set an ambitious goal Monday for Minnesota to get 100 percent of its electricity from carbon-free sources by 2050, though his plan was short on specifics of how to...

Russia learns to love ski resorts, but not ski racing

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — In the five years since the Sochi Olympics, Russians have been flocking south to enjoy their subtropical ski slopes. The mountains above the Black Sea...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, March 3, the 62nd day of 2019. There are 303 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 3, 19...