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France and Britain to loosen coronavirus lockdowns ahead of Christmas

European leaders admit the coronavirus is far from under control.

Niger’s former President Mamadou Tandja dies at age 82

Niger’s government says former President Mamadou Tandja has died

600 civilians were killed in massacre in Tigray, Ethiopia’s rights commission says

The report said a youth group, aided by the then-local administration, carried out the killings.

Simon Haydon, ex-AP international sports editor, dies at 64

Simon Haydon, former international sports editor of The Associated Press, has died

Punishing hurricanes to spur more Central American migration

Flooded out Honduran and Guatemalan families stranded on rooftops in the most marginalized neighborhoods after the passage of hurricanes Eta and Iota this month have raised fears of a new wave of migration, observers across the region say

Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked to top beauty brands

On vast plantations across Indonesia and Malaysia, an Associated Press investigation has found that women are burdened with some of the most dangerous duties in the production of palm oil, which is contained in almost three out of every four personal care products

Trudeau: Canadians won’t be among the first to get vaccine

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada will have to wait for a vaccine because the very first ones that roll off assembly lines are likely to be given to citizens of the country they are made in

‘Propaganda machine’: George Clooney takes aim at Hungarian media and officials who accused him of Soros links

Clooney criticized Orbán’s government after Hungarian officials slammed the actor over what they called his “foolish” remarks about their country.

Officials: Roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan kills 14

Afghan officials say a roadside bomb attack in central Afghanistan has killed at least 13 civilians and a traffic policeman

Drones to the rescue: Berlin lab seeks quicker virus tests

A German lab is hoping to cut the time it takes to send coronavirus tests across Berlin by using drones, thereby avoiding the capital’s clogged roads

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