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Pedestrians walk past a Huawei retail shop in Beijing
(AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
December 16, 2018 - 11:18 am
While a Huawei executive faces possible U.S. charges over trade with Iran, the Chinese tech giant's ambition to be a leader in next-generation telecoms is colliding with security worries abroad.
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Strasbourg's Christmas market reopens under the protection of police as shoppers return to the market, in Strasbourg, France, Saturday Dec. 15, 2018
(AP Photo/Jean-Francois Badias)
December 16, 2018 - 10:18 am
The man described as the father of the 29-year-old suspect in this week's deadly Christmas market attack in Strasbourg says his son subscribed to the beliefs of the Islamic State group.
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Riot police officers fire tear gas during scuffles on the Champs-Elysees avenue, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 in Paris.
(AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
December 15, 2018 - 11:15 am
Tear gas billowed Saturday across the French capital's protest-scarred Champs-Elysees after a day of largely peaceful demonstrations and water cannons shot into the crowds on the fifth straight weekend of protests by the country's "yellow vest" movement.
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Riot police officers fire tear gas during scuffles on the Champs-Elysees avenue, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 in Paris.
(AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
December 15, 2018 - 10:43 am
French police have fired tear gas across the Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris and protesters have scuffled with police outside the city's Opera house amid the fifth straight weekend of protests by the "yellow vests" movement.
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Smoke billows from a chimney of the Solvay factory for production and processing of plastic materials, in Ospiate, near Milan, Italy,
(AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
December 15, 2018 - 10:38 am
A deal on the rules that govern the Paris climate accord appeared within grasp Saturday, as officials from almost 200 countries worked to bridge remaining differences after two weeks of U.N. talks in Poland.
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street to attend the weekly Prime Ministers' Questions session, at parliament in London, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018
AP Photo/Tim Ireland
December 12, 2018 - 8:01 pm
British Prime Minister Theresa May survived a political crisis over her Brexit deal Wednesday, winning a no-confidence vote by Conservative lawmakers that would have ended her leadership of party and country.
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People place candles to pay respects to the victims the night following an attack that killed three persons and wounding at least 13, in Strasbourg, eastern France, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018.
(AP Photo/Jean Francois Badias)
December 12, 2018 - 7:46 pm
Hundreds of security forces combed eastern France for a 29-year-old man with a long criminal record who shouted "God is great!" in Arabic and sprayed gunfire during a deadly rampage in Strasbourg's famous Christmas market, officials said.
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French police officer stands guard following a shooting in the city of Strasbourg
AP Photo/Christophe Ena
December 12, 2018 - 9:39 am
Cherif Chekatt, the alleged extremist on the run after a deadly shooting at France's most famous Christmas market, had been on police radar.
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Supporters hold signs and Chinese flags outside British Columbia Supreme Court during the third day of a bail hearing for Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies, in Vancouver, on Tuesday December 11, 2018.
(Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)
December 12, 2018 - 8:08 am
By KEN MORITSUGU and CHRISTOPHER BODEEN , Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — China's foreign ministry denied knowledge Wednesday of the detention of a former Canadian diplomat but said the organization he was working for, the International Crisis Group, is not registered in China and so any of its...
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A woman and her daughter watch French President Emmanuel Macron during a televised address to the nation
AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
December 10, 2018 - 9:41 pm
French President Emmanuel Macron tried to reassert control over a nation wracked by increasingly violent protests with offers of tax relief for struggling workers and pensioners — and an exceptional admission Monday that "I might have hurt people with my words."
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