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 2016-12-03 12:57 

Reuters

Rebels won't surrender Aleppo, rebel official says... +

Syrian rebel commanders in Aleppo will not surrender eastern Aleppo to government forces, a rebel official said on Saturday, after Russia said it was ready for talks with the United States on the withdrawal of all rebels from the area....

 2016-12-03 12:56 

Reuters

Rebels won't surrender Aleppo, rebel official says... +

Syrian rebel commanders in Aleppowill not surrender eastern Aleppo to government forces, a rebelofficial said on Saturday, after Russia said it was ready fortalks with the United States on the withdrawal of all rebelsfrom the area....

 2016-12-03 12:56 

Reuters Canada

IAAF overwhelmingly passes sweeping reforms... +

MONACO (Reuters) - A sweeping reform package that changes how the scandal-hit governing body of world athletics operates was overwhelmingly passed at a special Congress on Saturday.This is a very important...

 2016-12-03 12:56 

Reuters

IAAF overwhelmingly passes sweeping reforms... +

A sweeping reform package that changes how the scandal-hit governing body of world athletics operates was overwhelmingly passed at a special Congress on Saturday....

 2016-12-03 12:50 

Reuters

Chinese insurers have significant risk management deficiencies: watchdog... +

Chinese insurance firms have significant risk management deficiencies, as they overly focus on asset management for profits and growth, a senior official at China's insurance watchdog said on Saturday....

 2016-12-03 12:47 

Reuters

Chinese insurers have significant risk management deficiencies -watchdog... +
 2016-12-03 12:46 

Reuters

[ World ]

Egypt's top constitutional court upholds law restricting street protests... +

Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court upheld on Saturday a law that effectively bans protests, settling a years-long court battle and protecting the law from further challenges....

 2016-12-03 12:45 

Reuters

Gabon postpones legislative elections citing lack of money... +

Gabon has postponed legislative elections set for Dec. 27 until next July because of a lack of money, the interior ministry said in a statement on Saturday....

 2016-12-03 12:42 

Reuters

Gabon postpones legislative elections citing lack of money... +
 2016-12-03 12:37 

AFP

It's a squeeze, but Paris Impressionist mecca is still a hit... +

It is one of the greatest and most visited art museums in the world, and the only one in an old railway station. Thirty years after the Musee d'Orsay opened its doors for the first time, it has become as much a Paris landmark as its big sister the Lou...

 2016-12-03 12:31 

AP

[ Top International ]

Italy's voter referendum: The nuts and bolts behind the buzz... +

ROME AP -- A voter referendum on changes to Italy's post-war Constitution scheduled for Sunday has turned into a virtual plebiscite on Premier Matteo Renzi's center-left government. Will Italy become the next Western country to turn on established politic...

 2016-12-03 12:29 

AP

[ Top International ]

Syrian and allied troops advance in besieged Aleppo... +

ALEPPO, Syria AP -- Syrian warplanes, artillery and mortar rounds pounded areas in eastern Aleppo on Saturday drawing rebel rockets, as government troops gain new ground in the shrinking opposition-held enclave.....

 2016-12-03 12:28 

Reuters

Cycling: Golden girl Kenny puzzled by omnium changes... +

Britain's track cycling golden girl Laura Kenny says drastic changes to the omnium event she has owned at the past two Olympics have left her scratching her head....

 2016-12-03 12:26 

Reuters

INTERVIEW-Cycling-Golden girl Kenny puzzled by omnium changes... +

Britain's track cycling golden girl Laura Kenny says drastic changes to the omnium event she has owned at the past two Olympics have left her scratching her head....

 2016-12-03 12:25 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Track and field leaders overwhelmingly approve broad reforms to turn corner on doping and corruption scandals... +

MONACO (AP) Track and field leaders overwhelmingly approve broad reforms to turn corner on doping and corruption scandals ....

 2016-12-03 12:24 

Reuters

[ World ]

India's Modi defends clampdown on cash economy... +

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday defended his crackdown on the cash economy that has left businesses, farmers and families suffering, saying it was necessary to keep inflation in check and ensure basic amenities for all....

 2016-12-03 12:23 

Reuters

China aims to boost equity funding with national investment standard: central bank official... +

China aims to increase direct funding for companies through financial instruments such as stocks by implementing a national investment standard, a senior official at the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said on Saturday....

 2016-12-03 12:22 

Reuters

China aims to boost equity funding with national investment standard -c.bank official... +

China aims to increase direct funding for companies through financial instruments such as stocks by implementing a national investment standard, a senior official at the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said on Saturday....

 2016-12-03 12:20 

AFP

Trump says Philippines fighting drugs 'the right way': Duterte... +

Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte said Saturday that President-elect Donald Trump told him Manila was conducting its deadly drug war "the right way", in stark contrast to the criticism he has received from the current White House.The global networ...

 2016-12-03 12:19 

Reuters Canada

Iran says extension of sanctions act shows U.S. unreliable... +

DUBAI (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate vote to extend the Iran Sanctions Act (ISA) for 10 years shows the world that Washington cannot be relied upon to act on its commitments, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad...

 2016-12-03 12:17 

AP

[ US News ]

At least 9 killed in warehouse fire, dozens still missing... +

OAKLAND, Calif. AP -- At least nine people died in a blaze that broke out during a party in a converted warehouse late Friday night in the San Francisco Bay Area, according to fire officials.....

 2016-12-03 12:16 

AP

[ Top International ]

Rain and sorrow accentuate memorial for dead at Brazil club... +

CHAPECO, Brazil AP -- On a rainy Saturday that only accentuated the grief, 20,000 people filled a tiny stadium under umbrellas and plastic ponchos to say goodbye to members of the Chapecoense soccer club who died in a plane crash.....

 2016-12-03 12:15 

Reuters

India's Modi defends clampdown on cash economy... +
 2016-12-03 12:14 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Iran says extension of sanctions act shows U.S. unreliable... +
 2016-12-03 12:08 

AP

[ Top Headlines ]

Bergdahl seeks pardon from Obama to avert desertion trial... +

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the former prisoner of war who's accused of endangering comrades by walking off his post in Afghanistan, is asking President Barack Obama to pardon him before leaving office.......

 2016-12-03 12:04 

Reuters Africa

Grieving Brazilian town receives bodies of soccer crash victims... +

CHAPECO, Brazil (Reuters) - The Brazilian town of Chapeco, its streets wet with drizzle and buildings draped in the green of its devastated soccer club, prepared Saturday to receive the bodies of victims...

 2016-12-03 12:01 

AP

[ Top Headlines ]

Road rage ends in McKnight's death; criticism of case looms... +

HARVEY, La. (AP) -- A road rage incident possibly sparked by a driver cutting off another on a nearby bridge spiraled into a shooting that left an ex-NFL player dead, authorities said, amid criticism the shooter was allowed to go free.......

 2016-12-03 11:56 

AP

[ Top International ]

AP INTERVIEW: Election winner promises 'a new Gambia'... +

YUNDUM, Gambia AP -- Gambia's newly elected president is urging exiles who fled during the 22-year reign of his predecessor to return from abroad and help him reform the tiny West African country.....

 2016-12-03 11:55 

AP

[ Big Story ]

Police: stolen Nazi camp gate probe could be complicated... +

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) Norwegian police say the investigation into how an iron gate stolen from the Nazis' Dachau concentration camp in southern Germany ended up in western Norway may be complicated because ...

 2016-12-03 11:53 

Reuters

[ World ]

Turkish military kills 20 Kurdish fighters in Hakkari, army says... +

The Turkish military killed 20 fighters from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) after they tried to attack army bases in the southeastern Hakkari province, the military said on Saturday....

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