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Climate talks head for overtime with key issues unresolved

MADRID — Officials from almost 200 countries scrambled Friday to reach an agreement at a U.N. climate meeting in Madrid amid growing concerns that key issues may be postponed for another year.

House gets 2 Trump impeachment charges after Judiciary vote

WASHINGTON — Impeachment charges against President Donald Trump went to the full House on Friday, following approval by the House Judiciary Committee. The House is expected to take up the two articles of impeachment next week.

Johnson claims Brexit mandate with new conservative majority

Boris Johnson's gamble on early elections paid off as voters gave the UK prime minister a commanding majority to take the country out of the European Union by the end of January, a decisive result after more than three years of stalemate over Brexit.
Couple who bought $120k banana art sense it will be iconic

Couple who bought $120k banana art sense it will be iconic

MIAMI — A Miami couple who bought a headline-grabbing banana duct-taped to a wall have acknowledged the absurdity of the artwork, but say they believe it will become an icon and plan to gift it to a museum.
Chile: Plane that vanished en route to Antarctica found

Chile: Plane that vanished en route to Antarctica found

SANTIAGO, Chile — Searchers combing Antarctic seas have recovered parts of a military transport plane and human remains belonging to some of the 38 people aboard who vanished en route to the frozen continent, Chilean officials said Thursday.

Grammy-winner Anderson .Paak supports hometown arts centre

VENTURA, Calif. — Rapper and singer Anderson .Paak is lending his support to an arts centre facing closure in his Southern California hometown of Oxnard.
Trump criticizes climate activist Thunberg after Time honour

Trump criticizes climate activist Thunberg after Time honour

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump lashed out at 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday, a day after she was named by Time as its Person of the Year, calling her selection “ridiculous.
10 ex-NFL players charged with defrauding healthcare program

10 ex-NFL players charged with defrauding healthcare program

WASHINGTON — Ten former NFL players have been charged with defrauding the league’s health care benefit program, the Justice Department said Thursday.

Chile finds human remains from missing military plane

SANTIAGO, Chile — Chile's defence minister said Thursday that human remains have been found from a military aircraft that disappeared on a flight to Antarctica. The plane was carrying 38 passengers when it took off from southernmost Chile on Monday.
Kim Kardashian West sues doctor over 'Vampire Facial'

Kim Kardashian West sues doctor over 'Vampire Facial'

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Reality TV star and businesswoman Kim Kardashian West is suing an Alabama doctor over claims he wrongly used her image to promote a medical procedure called a “Vampire Facial." West filed suit Tuesday in Los Angeles against Dr.
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