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BEIJING | Chinese welcome Huawei executive’s release in Canada

BEIJING — China’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday denied knowledge of the detention of a former Canadian diplomat, as Chinese citizens rejoiced over a Canadian court’s decision to release a top Huawei Technologies executive on bail. The release of Huawei Technologies’ chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, prompted an outpouring of support on social media for her … Continue reading BEIJING | Chinese welcome Huawei executive’s release in Canada

KATOWICE, Poland | Leaders gather for key UN climate talks in Poland

KATOWICE, Poland — Leaders from around the world are arriving for the ceremonial opening of the climate conference in southern Poland that will discuss ways of curbing climate change. The two-week conference in Katowice is expected to work out how governments can report on their efforts to reduce green gas emission and keep global warming … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | Leaders gather for key UN climate talks in Poland

BRUSSELS | UK and EU agree draft text on future relations after Brexit

BRUSSELS — The European Union and Britain have agreed a draft declaration on their future relations after Brexit, European Council President Donald Tusk said Thursday, a development that paves the way for an EU summit this weekend to rubber-stamp the deal. The 26-page draft declaration was agreed upon at a technical level by negotiators and … Continue reading BRUSSELS | UK and EU agree draft text on future relations after Brexit

BRUSSELS | UK and EU agree on future relations after Brexit

BRUSSELS — The European Union and Britain have agreed on a draft declaration on the future of their political relations after Brexit, European Council President Donald Tusk said Thursday, paving the way for an EU summit this weekend to rubber-stamp the deal. The draft declaration was agreed upon at a technical level by negotiators and … Continue reading BRUSSELS | UK and EU agree on future relations after Brexit

LONDON | The Latest: Pound rallies on post-Brexit draft declaration

LONDON — The Latest on Britain’s talks to leave the European Union (all times local): 10:50 a.m. The pound is rallying on the news that the European Union and Britain have agreed on a draft declaration on the future of their political relations after Brexit. European Council President Donald Tusk said Thursday that a deal … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: Pound rallies on post-Brexit draft declaration

JERUSALEM | Gaza militants accept cease-fire; No word from Israel

JERUSALEM  — Hamas and other Gaza militant groups said Tuesday they have accepted an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire after launching hundreds of rockets into Israel over the past 24 hours and weathering a wave of punishing Israeli airstrikes. There was no immediate word from Israel on whether it had accepted a deal to halt the heaviest exchange … Continue reading JERUSALEM | Gaza militants accept cease-fire; No word from Israel

CAMARILLO SPRINGS, Calif. | The Latest: Wildfire triggers evacuation order for Malibu

CAMARILLO SPRINGS, Calif. — The Latest on Southern California wildfires (all times local): 7:25 a.m. A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire beachside city of Malibu. The fire broke out Thursday northwest of Los Angeles and roared southward, jumping the U.S. 101 freeway early Friday and sweeping into … Continue reading CAMARILLO SPRINGS, Calif. | The Latest: Wildfire triggers evacuation order for Malibu

ATLANTA | The Latest: Abrams campaign says it will fight on

ATLANTA  — The Latest on the race for Georgia governor (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Stacey Abrams’ campaign says it will continue to fight to get all outstanding votes counted in the Georgia governor’s race and won’t accept former Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s declaration of victory. At a news conference Thursday, Abrams’ campaign chairwoman … Continue reading ATLANTA | The Latest: Abrams campaign says it will fight on