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KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Saudi Arabia wants more study of global warming

KATOWICE, Poland — The Latest on the climate talks taking place in Poland (all times local): 1:55 p.m. Saudi Arabia‘s negotiators at the U.N. climate summit want scientists to spend more time examining global warming before countries decide on policies to tackle it. A senior Saudi negotiator told reporters that his country wants to wait … Continue reading KATOWICE, Poland | The Latest: Saudi Arabia wants more study of global warming

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Huawei CFO lawyer makes case for bail

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on the arrest of an executive of Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei Technologies (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The lawyer for the chief financial officer of Chinese telecom giant Huawei says the fact that a person has extraordinary resources cannot be a factor that would exclude them from bail. Meng Wanzhou’s … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Huawei CFO lawyer makes case for bail

NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: US stocks dive again, extending losses

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Stocks dove again on Wall Street, extending recent declines, as traders worry about a U.S.-China trade war and slower economic growth. Major U.S. indexes ended a tumultuous week down more than 4 percent Friday, marking the worst weekly decline since … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: US stocks dive again, extending losses

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump to name Milley new Joint Chiefs chairman

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the succession of the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (all times local): 2:45 p.m. U.S. officials say President Donald Trump will nominate Army chief Gen. Mark Milley as his next top military adviser. Milley would succeed Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford to be chairman of the Joint Chiefs of … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump to name Milley new Joint Chiefs chairman

TOKYO | The Latest: President lauds rescue efforts after Japan crash

TOKYO — The Latest on the midair collision of two U.S. warplanes off Japan (all times local): 2:50 a.m. Friday President Donald Trump is thanking U.S. forces in Japan for their work trying to rescue crew members after two U.S. warplanes collided and crashed off the coast of Japan early Thursday. Two of seven crew … Continue reading TOKYO | The Latest: President lauds rescue efforts after Japan crash

HOUSTON | The Latest: Bush hearse arrives at Houston church

HOUSTON — The Latest on events honoring late former President George H.W. Bush (all times local): 6:20 p.m. The remains of former President George H.W. Bush have arrived at a Houston church, where he will lie in repose overnight. About 1,200 mourners are expected for a service at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church on Thursday morning. … Continue reading HOUSTON | The Latest: Bush hearse arrives at Houston church

PARIS | The Latest: French protests ahead despite Macron concession

PARIS — The Latest on mass protests in France (all times local): 9:20 p.m. French protesters are welcoming President Emmanuel Macron’s decision to scrap a fuel tax rise planned for next year — but say it may not be enough to contain public anger. Jacline Mouraud, one of the group’s self-proclaimed spokespeople, told The Associated … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: French protests ahead despite Macron concession

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif | The Latest: SpaceX lands rocket’s first stage on ship

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif— The Latest on a SpaceX rocket launch from California (all times local): 11:10 a.m. For the third time, SpaceX has successfully launched and landed the same first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket. The spacecraft carrying dozens of small satellites lifted off Monday from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. … Continue reading VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif | The Latest: SpaceX lands rocket’s first stage on ship