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Biden hails Italian PM's Ukraine stance as US aid fears mount

Biden hails Italian PM's Ukraine stance as US aid fears mount

President Joe Biden hailed Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni's "unwavering" support for Ukraine Friday, as they held talks overshadowed by worries about the future of US aid for Kyiv.

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Muted outcome of WTO talks throws trade body into 'crisis'

Muted outcome of WTO talks throws trade body into 'crisis'

A high-level WTO conference ended Saturday with the extension of an e-commerce moratorium but no deals on agriculture and fisheries, throwing into doubt the effectiveness of the multilateral trade body.

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Sounding warning, Kerry urges new ways on climate finance

Sounding warning, Kerry urges new ways on climate finance

Veteran envoy John Kerry called Friday for the United States to find major new climate finance methods, warning of "huge disappointment" if historic promises to transition from fossil fuels go unheeded.

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Bayern held in Freiburg to give Leverkusen advantage in title race

Bayern held in Freiburg to give Leverkusen advantage in title race

Bayern Munich were held to a 2-2 draw at Freiburg on Friday, an 87th-minute equaliser from Lucas Hoeler giving leaders Bayer Leverkusen a chance to go 10 points clear.

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'Last resort': Donors hope to offer Gaza lifeline with air drops

'Last resort': Donors hope to offer Gaza lifeline with air drops

With the humanitarian situation in Gaza increasingly desperate, the United States said Friday that it would join some of its Arab and European allies in delivering emergency relief from the sky.

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Hundreds gather at tributes to Navalny in cities around Europe

Hundreds gather at tributes to Navalny in cities around Europe

Admirers of Alexei Navalny staged tributes in cities around Europe as the Russian opposition leader was laid to rest in a cemetery in Moscow.

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'Last resort': US to join in aid air drops to desperate Gaza

'Last resort': US to join in aid air drops to desperate Gaza

With the humanitarian situation in Gaza increasingly desperate, the United States said Friday it will join some of its Arab and European allies in delivering emergency relief from the sky.

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America's biggest pharmacy chains announce abortion pill rollout

America's biggest pharmacy chains announce abortion pill rollout

America's two biggest pharmacy chains said Friday they will begin dispensing prescription abortion pills in a limited number of states where it's legal.

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Winds threaten to fuel huge Texas wildfire as blizzard hits California

Winds threaten to fuel huge Texas wildfire as blizzard hits California

Gusty weekend winds were threatening to worsen a million-acre wildfire that has already killed two people in the southern US, as a monster blizzard engulfed California's mountains Friday.

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Chad opposition says soldiers 'executed' leader ahead of election

Chad opposition says soldiers 'executed' leader ahead of election

Chad's main opposition on Friday accused junta soldiers of having executed its leader "at point blank range" in an assault on the party's headquarters ahead of a long-promised May election.

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