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___ Exxon Mobil prevails in lawsuit over climate regulations NEW YORK (AP) — Exxon Mobil has prevailed in a lawsuit accusing the energy giant of downplaying the tol...

San Francisco aims to rein in tests of tech ideas on streets

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tired of San Francisco streets being used as a testing ground for the latest delivery technology and transportation apps, city leaders are considering requiring businesses to get ...

Saudi prince's ambitions hinge on triumphant Aramco sale

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia is expected to set a new record for the largest stock flotation in history on Wednesday with the sale of part of Aramco, the state-owned oil company valued at ...

Charity: Over 110 children killed in 2 Yemeni areas in 2019

CAIRO (AP) — Over 110 Yemeni children were killed between January and October in the key port city of Hodeida and a southwestern province, an international charity said Monday. Save ...

Taiwan seeks smart tech partnerships with Saudi Arabia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Representatives from the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday (Dec. 3) to pursue business collaborations in smart technolo...

Scientists race to document Puerto Rico’s coastal heritage

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A group of U.S.-based scientists is rushing to document indigenous sites along Puerto Rico’s coast dating back a couple of thousand years before rising sea levels linked t...

The Latest: Rescuers find a shoe that may belong to girl

TONTO BASIN, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on the search for a missing 6-year-old girl who went missing when the family's truck was inundated by surging water in a creek. (all times local): ...

Rescuers search for girl, 6, missing after truck swept away

TONTO BASIN, Ariz. (AP) — Rescuers with helicopters, drones, boats and dogs searched Sunday for a 6-year-old girl missing since Friday, when a truck she was in was swept away while attempting to cross...

Denmark court finds 3 men guilty for buying drones for IS

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Copenhagen court has found three men guilty of helping a terror organization by buying drones and components on behalf of the Islamic State group. The items were meant to ...

Mexico fears return to ‘certification” with terrorism label

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans are reacting with anger to President Donald Trump’s pledge to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist organizations. Mexican officials and experts don...

Grocery-carrying robots are coming. Do we need them?

BOSTON (AP) — The first cargo-carrying robot marketed directly to consumers is on sale this holiday season. But how many people are ready to ditch their second car to buy a two-wheeled rover that can ...

River and Flamengo eye history in Copa Libertadores final

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Flamengo defender Filipe Luis has faith in his side’s ability. Their nerves he’s not so sure about. Filipe Luis believes River Plate’s greater amount of experience ...

A glance at NATO’s aims for Dec. summit, as tensions simmer

BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO foreign ministers met in Brussels Wednesday to make final preparations for an imminent summit of the military alliance’s leaders amid deep political tensions between the allies. ...

Iran will seek new fighter jets, tanks as 2020 embargo lifts

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. intelligence official says Iran will likely buy new advanced fighter jets and tanks next year when a U.N. Security Council arms embargo is scheduled to be lifted. ...

Report: Over 130 attacks on medical facilities in Yemen war

CAIRO (AP) — Over 130 attacks on medical facilities in Yemen’s civil war could constitute war crimes by all parties to the conflict, a database project said on Thursday. The Yemen Ar...