U.S. will meet its climate goals, President Joe Biden says

U.S. will meet its climate goals, President Joe Biden says

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At the U.N.’s COP26 climate conference, U.S. President Joe Biden sought to assure world leaders the United States would keep its promise to slash greenhouse gas emissions by more than half by the end of the decade.

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Several trapped after high-rise collapses in Nigeria

Several trapped after high-rise collapses in Nigeria

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Fears are growing for construction workers trapped in the rubble of an under-construction high-rise building, which collapsed in Nigeria’s mega city Lagos.

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G20 leaders endorse global minimum tax deal

G20 leaders endorse global minimum tax deal

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Leaders of the world’s 20 biggest economies endorsed on Saturday a global minimum tax aimed at stopping big business from hiding profits in tax havens, and also agreed to get more COVID vaccines to poorer nations.

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Made a wish? G20 leaders toss coin into Trevi Fountain

Made a wish? G20 leaders toss coin into Trevi Fountain

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Microsoft is world’s most valuable company

Microsoft is world’s most valuable company

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Microsoft became world’s most valuable company as the shares of Apple continued their downward slide.

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NYC prepares for cop, firefighter shortage over vaccine status

NYC prepares for cop, firefighter shortage over vaccine status

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As a vaccination mandate looms, New York City prepares for a shortage of firefighters, police officers and other first responders.

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Biden meets Pope, as abortion debate flares

Biden meets Pope, as abortion debate flares

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U.S. President Joe Biden held an unusually long meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican as they exchanged smiles, laughs and gifts while a debate raged back home about the Catholic president’s support for abortion rights.

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Biden meets with France’s Macron, calls U.S. ‘clumsy’ in submarine deal

Biden meets with France’s Macron, calls U.S. ‘clumsy’ in submarine deal

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President Joe Biden on Friday called U.S. government actions “clumsy” during his first meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron since a diplomatic crisis erupted last month over a U.S. security pact with Britain and Australia.

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Durst charged with murder in disappearance of wife

Durst charged with murder in disappearance of wife

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Real estate heir Robert Durst has been charged in New York state with murder in the 1982 disappearance of his wife, a week after he was sentenced in California to life in prison for murdering his friend in 2000.

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‘My heart is broken’: Baldwin after fatal shooting

‘My heart is broken’: Baldwin after fatal shooting

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Actor Alec Baldwin said he was in shock over his accidental fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on a New Mexico movie set, as police investigated the incident and Hollywood debated the safety of prop guns.

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Ex-Giuliani ally Lev Parnas guilty on campaign finances charges

Ex-Giuliani ally Lev Parnas guilty on campaign finances charges

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Lev Parnas, a onetime associate of Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, was found guilty of violating U.S. campaign finance laws during the 2018 elections.

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China passes law to cut homework pressure on students

China passes law to cut homework pressure on students

Beijing is exercising a more assertive hand over Chinese society, passing a law to cut homework pressure on students

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Russia, China warships hold first joint patrols in Pacific

Russia, China warships hold first joint patrols in Pacific

Russian and Chinese warships held their first joint patrols in the western part of the Pacific Ocean

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Slideshow: ELLE Women in Hollywood

Slideshow: ELLE Women in Hollywood

Guests and style at the annual ELLE Women in Hollywood red carpet in Los Angeles this week.

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World’s largest ferris wheel opens in Dubai

World’s largest ferris wheel opens in Dubai

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The Ain Dubai, or the ‘Dubai Eye,’ became the world’s largest and tallest observation wheel officially open to the public as the city seeks to reinforce its status as a major tourism hub.

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Alec Baldwin fires prop gun on movie set, killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins

Alec Baldwin fires prop gun on movie set, killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins

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Actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun on a movie set in New Mexico, killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and wounding director Joel Souza, authorities said.

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Hiker family in California died of hyperthermia, Sheriff says

Hiker family in California died of hyperthermia, Sheriff says

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Jonathan Gerrish, Ellen Chung, Aurelia Miju Chung and their family dog Oski, whose bodies were found on August 17 on a hiking trail in Mariposa County, California, died of hyperthermia and probable dehydration, the county sheriff said.

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‘Strangled, slapped’: Paris Hilton details abuse as a teenager

‘Strangled, slapped’: Paris Hilton details abuse as a teenager

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‘I was strangled, slapped across the face’: Reality TV personality and actress Paris Hilton spoke about her alleged abuse as a teenager as part of a push to establish a bill of rights to protect children placed in congregate care facilities.

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South Korea launches first space rocket

South Korea launches first space rocket

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South Korea’s first domestically built space rocket blasted off in a test launch that represents a major leap for the country’s ambitious space plans

India celebrates 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses

India celebrates 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses

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India celebrated the milestone of administering 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses with the government promoting the achievement with song

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