world

In this Feb. 16, 2019, photo, packs of frozen beef imported from the U.S. are sold at a supermarket in Tokyo. The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates exports of U.S. beef and beef product could jump by up to $200 million a year, though they do face stiff competition from Australia and China. Japan still imposes limits on many farm products, seeking to guard its food security and politically important rural constituencies, and Perdue acknowledged that a broader trade deal with Tokyo may take time. The banner in the background reads: "Emergency import." (Kyodo News via AP)
Japan trade a problem for Trump, but not as bad as ChinaJapan trade a problem for Trump, but not as bad as the tariffs war with China
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah, second left, and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, second right, present a giant floral garland to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the party headquarters in New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 23, 2019. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party claimed it had won reelection with a commanding lead in Thursday's vote count, while the stock market soared in anticipation of another five-year term for the pro-business Hindu nationalist leader. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
India's ruling party takes 303 of 542 seats in election winIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has met with leaders of his Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party after his thunderous victory in national elections
The Associated Press2 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019 file photo Britain's Environment Secretary Michael Gove arrives at Downing Street. London.  Prime Minister Theresa May’s announcement that she will leave 10 Downing Street has set off a fierce competition to succeed her as Conservative Party leader _ and as the next prime minister. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)
The Latest: PM May resigns, won't lead Britain out of EUTheresa May has ended her failed three-year quest to lead Britain out of the European Union, announcing that she will step down as Conservative Party leader June 7 and triggering a contest to choose a new prime minister who will try to complete Brexit
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Race for PM Begins With Boris Johnson in the LeadHours after Theresa May announced that she'll be resigning as Britain's prime minister, Boris Johnson leads the Conservative Party pack to replace her. Johnson is a champion of Brexit who quit May's cabinet last year over her handling of the issue. He's been foreign secretary and mayor of London, and...
Newser6 hours ago
FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 file photo, France's Wendie Renard controls the ball during their women's international friendly soccer match against Germany at Francis-le-Basser stadium in Laval, western France. With an experienced side featuring seven players from the Lyon side which recently won the Champions League for the fourth straight year, host France will be among the favorites for the Women's World Cup. Among the seven Lyon players coach Corinne Diacre can count on are imposing center half Wendie Renard and midfield schemer Amandine Henry, who will captain France. (AP Photo/David Vincent, file)
Terror probe after 'low force' blast in French city of LyonA "low force" blast hit a busy pedestrian street Friday in the French city of Lyon, injuring seven people as it shattered the glass from a refrigerated shop cooler in a bakery, a local official said
The Associated Press6 hours ago
In this Thursday, Sept. 21, 2018 file photo, British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks to other heads of government after a group photo at an EU summit in Salzburg, Austria. (AP Photo/Kerstin Joensson, File)
May's relationship with EU was often rockyBritish Prime Minister Theresa May had a sometimes rocky relationship with European leaders during Brexit negotiations
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Maduro invites Huawei to set up 4G network in VenezuelaVenezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is inviting China's Huawei to help set up a 4G network in Venezuela, prompting opposition leader Juan Guaidó to accuse him of having an "absolute disconnection with reality."
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Volcano on Indonesia's Bali erupts, flights canceledBali's airport has canceled flights following an eruption of the Mount Agung volcano that spread ash over the south of the Indonesian island.
The Associated Press9 hours ago
The Spanish flag flutters atop of the Spanish parliament in Madrid, Spain, Friday, May 24, 2019. The lower chamber of Spain's Parliament has suspended four Catalan separatist politicians from their recently gained positions as national lawmakers because they are currently in jail during an ongoing trial for rebellion and other charges.(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
AP Interview: Catalan separatist vows EU parliament fightThe most prominent jailed leader of Catalonia's separatist movement is vowing to take his fight to the European Parliament after being suspended as a lawmaker in Spain
The Associated Press9 hours ago
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May makes a statement outside at 10 Downing Street in London, Friday May 24, 2019. Theresa May says she'll quit as UK Conservative leader on June 7, sparking contest for Britain's next prime minister. (Yui Mok/PA via AP)
May to quit as party leader June 7, opening race for new PMPrime Minister Theresa May's three-year quest to lead Britain out of the European Union has ended in defeat, with her announcement that she will step down as Conservative Party leader in two weeks.
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Disappointed activists from the LGBT community and their supporters leave after a ruling by the High Court in Nairobi, Kenya Friday, May 24, 2019. Kenya's High Court on Friday upheld sections of the penal code that criminalize same-sex relations, a disappointment for gay rights activists across Africa where dozens of countries have similar laws. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Kenyan court upholds laws criminalizing same-sex relationsKenya's High Court upholds colonial-era laws that criminalize same-sex relations, to dismay
The Associated Press10 hours ago
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen attends a press conference in Henin-Beaumont, northern France, Friday, May. 24, 2019. France votes Sunday May 26 2019 in the European elections. (AP Photo/Michel Spingler)
French far-right leader says EU vote a referendum on MacronFrench far-right leader Marine Le Pen says that the nation's European Parliament elections amount to the referendum the "French asked for but didn't get."
The Associated Press11 hours ago
This component is currently unavailable.
AdChoices
AdChoices

Weather

Market Watch