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Asian stocks poised to slip amid uncertainty over US-China trade talks

A source confirmed to CNBC on Tuesday that the U.S. had canceled a trade planning meeting with China, but White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow denied that report.

Four held over New York state ‘plot’ against Muslims

Three men and a boy are charged with conspiracy to attack an Islamic community in New York state.

Big Brother Digital License Plates Coming To A State Near You

By MassPrivateI Michigan became the second state in the country to roll out the world’s first digital license plate. According to an article in The…

Recode Daily: Facebook’s new petition feature could become its next controversial battlefield

Gather a mob and Facebook will now let you make political demands.Facebook has launched a News Feed feature called Community Actions, which allows users to create, support and share petitions. But it could also provide

‘It really hurts’: US aid cuts hit most vulnerable Palestinians

Health, education and infrastructure initiatives on hold as the Trump administration scales back on funding.

Two data-driven stories that explain the provisional Spanish budget law 2019

The Spanish media outlet El Diario covered the 2019 Spanish budget with a set of infographic contents.

Fears for Premier League star as plane disappears over English Channel

The French civil aviation authority says Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala was aboard a small passenger plane that went missing off the coast of the island of Guernsey.

Hakeem Al-Araibi says he is losing hope as SBS’s Craig Foster visits him in Thai prison

Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi says he is “losing hope” in his battle to be released from a Thai prison.

France summons Italian envoy over Africa remarks

The Italian ambassador is summoned after Deputy PM Luigi di Maio accuses France of exploiting Africa.

Asian stocks poised for cautious trading amid concerns about the global economic outlook

The IMF reduced its estimate for global growth on Monday, cautioning that the growth momentum seen in recent years is slowing.

Brexit: All the latest updates

With just 68 days until Brexit, Prime Minister Theresa May is attempting to get her deal approved by MPs.

Murder of Paweł Adamowicz: The roots of the hatred that is dividing Poland

The murder of Gdańsk mayor Paweł Adamowicz on 13 January occurred in a climate of violence which has gradually taken over public life in Poland – a country now deeply divided between supporters of the nationalist-populist government and their opponents, explains our correspondent. See more.

MLK Day Special: Rediscovered 1965 King Speech on Civil Rights, Segregation & Apartheid South Africa

This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: Today is the federal holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He was born 90 years ago this month, on

MLK Day Special: Rediscovered 1964 King Speech on Civil Rights, Segregation & Apartheid South Africa

This is a rush transcript. Copy may not be in its final form. AMY GOODMAN: Today is the federal holiday honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He was born 90 years ago this month, on

Chinese scientist who ‘gene-edited’ babies ‘sought fame and fortune’

A Chinese scientist who said he made the world’s first “gene-edited” babies intentionally evaded oversight and broke national guidelines in a quest for fame and fortune, according to a government investigation quoted in state media on Monday.

Facebook thinks the New York Times’ coverage of it has gotten more critical. It has.

Facebook executives reportedly think that The New York Times’ coverage of their company has turned unfairly negative. Part of that argument is correct. Sentiment in the Times’ coverage of Facebook has been, on average, almost

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria – military

The strikes are aimed at the elite Quds force of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, Israeli forces say.

Pakistani officers arrested after children who survived shooting contradict police

At first, police described a weekend shooting in central Pakistan as a successful operation against a group of terrorists: four dead, including a middle-aged couple, their daughter and another man. Then the couple’s children —