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Business Highlights: Wall Street rally, airlines' criticism

___ Stocks rally, driving Wall Street to a rare winning week NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks racked up more gains on Wall Street Friday, as the S&P 500 had its best day ...

Solidarity behind Ukraine's Russia fight atop summit agendas

WASHINGTON (AP) — Back-to-back world leader summits in Europe opening this weekend will focus on uniting Western nations behind Ukraine in its fight against Russia's invasion and overcoming Turkey's o...

Ukraine orders forces to withdraw from Sievierodonetsk — live updates

Canada blames Putin for causing famine in developing world Luhansk governor says Ukrainian forces ordered to withdraw from Sievierodonetsk This article was last updated at 0115 UTC/GMT Canada blam...

Turkey wildfire largely under control, Erdogan says

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A wind-stoked wildfire that has been raging near a popular resort in southwestern Turkey has been largely brought under control, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday. ...

UN chief warns of 'catastrophe' from global food shortage

BERLIN (AP) — The head of the United Nations warned Friday that the world faces “catastrophe” because of the growing shortage of food around the globe. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio...

A year on, Surfside remembers 98 victims of condo collapse

SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — A year ago in the middle of the night, a 12-story oceanfront condo building in Surfside, Florida, came down with a thunderous roar, leaving a giant pile of rubble and claiming 98...

2022 Cloud Travel EXPO.Taitung Taiwan Starts on 24th

Blooming Livestream Activity and Online ConferenceTAITUNG, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 24 June 2022 - Taitung County Tourism Department held a press conference today (24) inviting Japan, Singapore, and...

Romanian port struggles to handle flow of Ukrainian grain

CONSTANTA, Romania (AP) — With Ukraine's seaports blockaded or captured by Russian forces, neighboring Romania's Black Sea port of Constanta has emerged as a main conduit for the war-torn country’s gr...

US Pacific admiral: Ties with Japan key to regional security

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. Navy’s top commander in the Pacific and the Japanese defense minister on Friday said that close cooperation between their naval forces is more important than ever in the region a...

US envoy to Israel lives in a luxe rental, a Trump legacy

JERUSALEM (AP) — There’s no plaque on the gate of the U.S. ambassador’s new residence in Jerusalem, no Stars and Stripes visible, no official listing as a notable overseas property. ...

Cartoon of the Day: Hong Kong's Jumbo sinks to watery grave, along with democracy and justice

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hong Kong artist AhTO (阿塗) created this prescient illustration of the famous Jumbo Floating Restaurant (珍寶海鮮舫) sinking to a watery grave to symbolize yet another loss of t...

Legislative speaker commends Saint Lucian ambassador for promoting Taiwan-Saint Lucia ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Legislative Speaker You Si-kun (游錫堃) on Thursday (June 23) expressed his gratitude to Saint Lucia for being a long-term supporter of Taiwan and being fearless in the face ...

EU grants Ukraine candidate status in 'historic moment'

KYIV, June 23 (Reuters) - Ukraine became a candidate to join the European Union on Thursday, a bold geopolitical step triggered by Russia's invasion that Kyiv and Brussels hailed as an "histo...

Live updates | American Medical Association weighs in

The Latest on the Supreme Court ruling on New York's gun law: The American Medical Association has called the ruling a “harmful and deeply disturbing decision.’’ "F...

Judge approves $1B+ deal in deadly Florida condo collapse

MIAMI (AP) — A judge gave final approval Thursday to a settlement topping $1 billion for victims of the collapse of a Florida beachfront condominium building that killed 98 people, one of the deadlies...