Full story - April 22, 2021
A screen is shown depicting several world leaders, each individually in their own screen-in-screen view.
President Joe Biden convened leaders of the world's most powerful countries on Thursday to try to spur global efforts against climate change, drawing commitments from Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin to cooperate on cutting emissions despite their own sharp rivalries with the United States.
Full story - April 20, 2021
In this image from video, defendant, former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin is shown wearing a face mask, gray suit and blue tie.
Ex-cop Derek Chauvin convicted of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd death that stirred worldwide protests.
Full story - April 19, 2021
Derek Chauvin in gray suit hold microphone as he speaks, while sitting next to his lawyer
Closing arguments began with Minneapolis on edge against a repeat of the violence that erupted in the city and around the US last spring over George Floyd's death.
Full story - April 16, 2021
Raúl Castro is shown wearing a dark suit and red tie with his left arm raised and finger pointing.
Six years after the death of Fidel Castro, his brother and fellow leader of the island's 1959 revolution, Raúl Castro, is being watched to see if he fulfills his commitment to give up the reins of the only political organization permitted in the country of 11 million people.
Full story - April 15, 2021
A long line of people are shown outside in a pkarking lot with an orange tent in the distance.
South Africa's decision to suspend the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine due to preliminary reports of rare blood clots has left the country without any shots as it struggles to combat an aggressive coronavirus variant.
Full story - April 14, 2021
The massive cargo ship, the Ever Given, is shown in the watery distance stacked with containers.
Egyptian authorities impounded a massive cargo vessel that blocked the Suez Canal last month amid a financial dispute with its owner, the canal chief and a judicial official said Tuesday.
Full story - April 13, 2021
A protester is shown wearing a white radiation protection suit and holding a sign with cuts of fish and the radioactive symbol.
Japan's government announced Tuesday it would start releasing treated radioactive water from the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant into the Pacific Ocean in two years.
Full story - April 12, 2021
Several rows of people are shown kneeling next to a building with bright lights strung across the top.
Ramadan, which begins this week, comes as much of the world has been hit by an intense new coronavirus wave. For many Muslims navigating restrictions, that means hopes of a better Ramadan than last year have been dashed with the surge in infection rates though regulations vary in different countries.
Full story - April 09, 2021
A city in the Gaza strip is show from afar with three clouds of black smoke rising.
Israel on Thursday said it would formally reject the International Criminal Court's decision to launch a probe into potential war crimes against the Palestinians, denying that it has committed such crimes and saying the court lacks the jurisdiction to investigate.
Full story - April 08, 2021
Group of US generals in army fatigues walk through the street in Afghanistan.
President Biden's indecision on withdrawing US troops from Afghanistan by a May 1 deadline is seen as a nod to extending US presence in the country.

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