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UN High-Level Panel Seeks Solutions to Problem of Internal Displacement

UN High-Level Panel Seeks Solutions to Problem of Internal Displacement

A high-level panel on internal displacement established by the U.N. Secretary-General said it will seek concrete long-term solutions to try...

US Urges China to Join Nuclear Arms Talks With Russia

US Urges China to Join Nuclear Arms Talks With Russia

The United States urged China on Tuesday to join trilateral nuclear arms talks with Moscow, calling Beijing’s secrecy around growing...

Putin Names New Cabinet as Key Members of Russian Government Stay

Putin Names New Cabinet as Key Members of Russian Government Stay

Russian President Vladimir Putin formed his new Cabinet Tuesday, replacing many of its members but keeping his foreign, defense and...

When Algorithms Make Art: Immersive Art Installation Exhibits Machine-Learning

When Algorithms Make Art: Immersive Art Installation Exhibits Machine-Learning

An immersive art installation in New York City has visitors captivated. The team behind the popular attraction? It’s part human...

Prince Harry Reunites with Meghan and Archie in Canada

Prince Harry Reunites with Meghan and Archie in Canada

Prince Harry has reunited with his wife Meghan in Canada as he steps back from royal duties. Video from Sky...

Spain Declares Climate Emergency, Gets Climate Plan Ready

Spain Declares Climate Emergency, Gets Climate Plan Ready

Spain’s new government declared a national climate emergency on Tuesday, taking a formal first step toward enacting ambitious measures to...

Venetian Islands Revamp Traditions to Counter Depopulation

Venetian Islands Revamp Traditions to Counter Depopulation

The Venetian island of Burano’s charms are rooted in its fishing legacy: the colorful fishermen’s cottages, the traditional butter cookies...

Changing Tack, French Militants Turn off Power to Press Government

Changing Tack, French Militants Turn off Power to Press Government

Opening another front in their battle against the French government, union militants said they cut power to thousands of Parisians...

Source: France Offers to Suspend Digital Tax in Dispute With US

Source: France Offers to Suspend Digital Tax in Dispute With US

France has offered to suspend down payments on a digital services tax on big internet companies due in April as...

EU Mulls Reviving Migrant, Arms Embargo Operation Targeting Libya

EU Mulls Reviving Migrant, Arms Embargo Operation Targeting Libya

The European Union is considering restarting an operation to control migrant trafficking and enforce a U.N. arms embargo on Libya...

ILO: Labor Inequality Threatens Social Cohesion

ILO: Labor Inequality Threatens Social Cohesion

The International Labor Organization warns that rising unemployment and inequality are preventing people from working their way out of poverty...

Britain’s Johnson Poised to Give Huawei Role in 5G Development

Britain’s Johnson Poised to Give Huawei Role in 5G Development

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson appears set to give the go-ahead for Chinese telecom giant Huawei to play a role...