Taipei Flower Market hosts bicycle giveaway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei's Jianguo Holiday Flower Market is celebrating its 37th anniversary this weekend (Nov. 9 and 10) with the launch of various events and exhibitions. Among all...

Leading intellectual in Benin, Albert Tevoedjre, dies at 89

COTONOU, Benin (AP) — Albert Tevoedjre, a Benin political scientist and one of former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan's most trusted experts on social and economic development strategies for Africa,...

An ambush in Brazil's Amazon that killed a forest guardian

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The indigenous men's hunt wasn't going well, so they pushed deeper into the Amazon forest in northeastern Brazil. They ran out of water and went to a spot where they could drink ...

An ambush in Brazil's Amazon that killed a forest guardian

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The indigenous men's hunt wasn't going well, and they pushed deeper into the Amazon forest in northeastern Brazil. They ran out of water and went to a spot where they could drink...

Why Trump tariffs haven't revitalized American steelmakers

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's move last year to tax imported steel triggered jeers but also cheers. Its goal — to raise steel prices — threatened to hurt the legions of U.S. manufacturers...

Why Trump tariffs haven't revitalized American steelmakers

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's move last year to tax imported steel triggered jeers but also cheers. Its goal — to raise steel prices — threatened to hurt the legions of U.S. manufacturers...

Brazil says indigenous forest guard killed in Amazon

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Authorities in Brazil say an indigenous forest guard was killed and another injured in an ambush by illegal loggers in the Amazon. Officials in Maranhao, a nort...

Long-running coal plant on Navajo reservation nears its end

ALONG THE BLACK MESA AND LAKE POWELL RAILROAD, Ariz. (AP) — Ron Little nestles into a familiar seat aboard a train locomotive and slides the window open, leaning out to get a better view of dozens of ...

Long-running coal plant on Navajo reservation nears its end

ALONG THE BLACK MESA AND LAKE POWELL RAILROAD, Ariz. (AP) — One of the largest coal-fired power plants in the American West will close before the year ends and others in the region are on track to shu...

Copa Libertadores final once more troubles South America

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — One year later, South American soccer faces the same question: Where will the final of Copa Libertadores be played? Last year, the deciding game betwee...

Ivanka Trump to promote women's prosperity in Morocco

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump is getting ready to promote her women's economic development program on an upcoming trip to Morocco. It will be her third overseas trip this year to pr...

Chile cancels climate, trade summits amid protest chaos

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean President Sebastián Piñera has canceled two major international summits and says he will focus on restoring security and moving ahead in the coming days with an attempt ...

Chile cancels climate, trade summits amid protest chaos

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) —Chilean President Sebastián Piñera said Wednesday that he is canceling two major international summits so he can respond to protracted nationwide protests ove...

Financier agrees to give up claims to millions of dollars

WASHINGTON (AP) — A fugitive financier will give up claims to hundreds of millions of dollars in luxury goods that prosecutors say were purchased with money stolen from a Malaysian investment fund cre...

The Latest: White House still plans China deal in November

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The Latest on protests in Chile and its withdrawal from hosting the Asia-Pacific and climate summits (all times local): 1:35 p.m. The White H...