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PARADISE, Calif. | Grim search for more fire victims; 31 dead across California

PARADISE, Calif. — As wildfires raged at both ends of California, officials released another grim statistic: Six more dead in a swath of Northern California wiped out by fire, raising the death toll there to 29. It matched California’s record for deaths in a single fire and brought the statewide total to 31 as authorities … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif. | Grim search for more fire victims; 31 dead across California

PARIS | The Latest: Thousands march in London to honor WWI soldiers

PARIS— The Latest on commemorations a century after the end of World War I (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Thousands of people have marched in a “people’s procession” through central London to honor fallen soldiers on the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. The marchers passed central London’s Cenotaph war monument, where … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: Thousands march in London to honor WWI soldiers

PARIS | The Latest: 3 Femen activists detained in Paris WWI protest

PARIS— The Latest on commemorations a century after the end of World War I (all times local): 3 p.m. French authorities have detained three women from feminist activist group Femen for “sexual exhibition” after they disrupted ceremonies featuring U.S. President Donald Trump and dozens of world leaders marking 100 years since the end of World … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: 3 Femen activists detained in Paris WWI protest

PARIS | The Latest: At WWI event, Macron warns against nationalism

PARIS— The Latest on commemorations a century after the end of World War I (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Family members of soldiers who were wounded or died during World War I are among the large crowds lining a rain-soaked Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris for the commemoration of the war’s end a century ago. Peter … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: At WWI event, Macron warns against nationalism

PARIS | The Latest: Queen leads Britain’s national WWI remembrance

PARIS— The Latest on commemorations a century after the end of World War I (all times local): 12:25 p.m. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II has led a national act of remembrance on the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. The black-clad queen watched from a balcony in central London on Sunday as her … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: Queen leads Britain’s national WWI remembrance

PARIS | The Latest: World leaders mark 100 years since end of WWI

PARIS — The Latest on commemorations a century after the end of World War I (all times local): 11:45 a.m. The feminist activist group Femen has claimed responsibility for topless protesters who disrupted U.S. President Donald Trump’s motorcade on its way to a ceremony commemorating the end of World War I. One woman easily breached … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: World leaders mark 100 years since end of WWI

BEIJING | Chinese leaders struggle to dispel stock market gloom

BEIJING — China’s leaders are trying to dispel stock market gloom and talk prices back up with promises of tax cuts and a media campaign led by its economic czar. The market benchmark plummeted 30 percent from January to mid-October. It has rebounded 5 percent but is the world’s worst performer this year. That’s a … Continue reading BEIJING | Chinese leaders struggle to dispel stock market gloom

PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: Trump changes tone in new tweet about wildfires

PARADISE, Calif. — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local): 3:00 p.m. President Donald Trump is taking a more empathetic tone in tweeting about California’s devastating wildfires. Early Saturday, the president threatened to withhold federal payments to California, claiming its forest management is “so poor.” He also remarked that “there is no reason for … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif. | The Latest: Trump changes tone in new tweet about wildfires