De Niro, Emilia Clarke arrive for Hollywood's SAG awards

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:52
A silver-haired Robert De Niro, sporting a beard, "Stranger Things" star Millie Bobby Brown, and Helena Bonham Carter of "The Crown" were among early arrivals at the Screen Actors Guild SAG) awards on Sunday, where Hollywood actors will make their picks for the best movie and television performances of 2019.
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Asia shares camp on high ground, oil up on Libya shutdown

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:44
Asian shares neared a 20-month top on Monday as Wall Street extended its run of record peaks on solid U.S. economic data and lashes of liquidity from the Federal Reserve.
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'Sad' Prince Harry says no other option but to end royal role

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:39
Britain's Prince Harry spoke on Sunday of his sadness at being forced to give up his royal duties in a deal with Queen Elizabeth and senior Windsors that will see him and his wife Meghan exit official roles to seek an independent future.
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Airbus unit to offer product to help airlines with revenue volatility

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:32
A subsidiary of Airbus , the world’s largest planemaker, is preparing to launch a financial product aimed at helping its airline customers hedge against risks to revenue, officials said.
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Vows of peace, fears of violence at Virginia gun rally

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:03
The top Republican in Virginia's lower house said that any group planning to incite violence at a large gun rights rally on Monday in Richmond should stay home, while far-right leaders of militias planning to attend swore they were coming in peace.
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In impeachment document, Democrats say Trump endangers security, Trump denies

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:00
Democratic U.S. lawmakers leading the impeachment case against Republican President Donald Trump said on Saturday the president must be removed from office to protect national security and preserve the country’s system of government.
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U.S. House files brief laying out impeachment case against Trump

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:00
The U.S. lawmakers managing the impeachment case against Donald Trump filed a brief on Saturday laying out their arguments supporting charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress against the president.
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Highlights: Key quotes from the U.S. House impeachment memo

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 19:00
Here are highlights from the 111-page House Impeachment Brief filed Saturday afternoon.
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Two Hawaii police officers shot dead, gunman at large

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 18:24
Two police officers in Hawaii were fatally shot by an assailant who remained at large on Sunday in a residential neighborhood not far from busy Waikiki Beach on the island of Oahu, officials and local media said.
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Chiefs beat Titans, return to Super Bowl for first time in 50 years

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 18:18
The Kansas City Chiefs are returning to the Super Bowl for the first time in 50 seasons after defeating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 in the American Football Conference championship on Sunday.
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Foreign powers back Libya ceasefire as commander's forces choke oil flows

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 17:59
Foreign powers agreed at a summit in Berlin on Sunday to shore up a shaky truce in Libya, but the meeting was overshadowed by blockades of oilfields by forces loyal to commander Khalifa Haftar that could cripple the country's crude production.
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Trump adds legal heavyweights Starr, Dershowitz to impeachment team

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 16:46
President Donald Trump turned to some legal heavyweights to help defend him in his Senate impeachment trial with the addition on Friday of former independent counsel Ken Starr, who paved the way for former President Bill Clinton's 1998 impeachment, and prominent lawyer Alan Dershowitz.
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Trump impeachment: What happens next?

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 16:46
The White House on Friday named members of President Trump's defense team for his impeachment trial, which will begin in earnest next week.
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Migrant caravan gathers on Guatemala border to enter Mexico en masse

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 16:27
Hundreds of Central Americans gathered on the Guatemala-Mexico border on Sunday, aiming to cross en masse early on Monday in what could prove a stiff test of the Mexican government's pledge to satisfy U.S. demands to curb migrant flows.
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Lebanese security forces, protesters clash for second night

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 16:16
Lebanese security forces fired water cannons, rubber bullets and tear gas on Sunday to try to break up stone-throwing protesters in Beirut, which has been rocked by some of the worst violence since unrest erupted in October.
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Berlin summit on Libya did not discuss any sanctions: Merkel

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 14:29
World leaders at a Libya conference in Berlin did not discuss possible sanctions for violations of an international arms embargo, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday.
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SpaceX says 'picture perfect' test paves way for human mission

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 14:20
Elon Musk's SpaceX simulated a successful emergency landing on Sunday in a dramatic test of a crucial abort system on an unmanned astronaut capsule, a big step its mission to fly NASA astronauts for the first time as soon as this spring.
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Moscow protest over Putin's political shake-up fails to gain traction

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 14:13
Over 1,000 people marched through Moscow on Sunday in an event a Kremlin critic tried to turn into a protest against a constitutional shake-up by President Vladimir Putin, but many demonstrators chose to voice dissent about other issues instead.
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U.N. chief says he is very worried that oil ports, oilfield shut in Libya

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 14:08
U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Sunday he was very worried that several oil ports and an oilfield had been shut down in Libya.
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Mexican official eyes stronger ties with China after U.S. trade deal

World News - Sun, 2020-01-19 13:57
Mexico should move to deepen its economic ties with China after U.S. congressional approval of a new North American trade deal, a senior Mexican official said late on Saturday.
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