Full story - October 10, 2019
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg participates in a youth climate change protest in front of the United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, New York City, New York, US, on Aug. 30, 2019.
Greta Thunberg, one of few people whose nomination has become known before the awards ceremony, is the bookmakers' favorite to win the prize Friday.
Full story - October 09, 2019
A crowd of people, some carrying Ecuadorian flags, protest in city streets
Thousands of protests filled the streets and shut down much of Ecuador during a national strike.
Full story - October 08, 2019
US President Donald Trump speaks
In a letter to House Democratic leaders, the White House said it would not cooperate with a "baseless, unconstitutional" congressional impeachment inquiry.
Full story - October 07, 2019
Climate change activists protest at the Wall Street Bull in Lower Manhattan during Extinction Rebellion protests in New York City, New York, US, on Oct. 7, 2019.
The protests are part of an international two-week campaign coordinated by Extinction Rebellion, a campaign group that rose to prominence in April when it disrupted traffic in central London for 11 days.
Full story - October 04, 2019
A uniformed officer walks in front of a man in a suit smiling and holding a coffee
As part of his Thursday testimony to members of the US House of Representatives, former US envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker turned over text messages between himself, diplomats in Kyiv and others involved with Ukraine, including President Donald Trump's personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, who played a major part in the administration's dealing with Kyiv.
Full story - October 03, 2019
A protester is shown in mid-air kicking a police vehicle with their face fully covered in a mask.
Hong Kong's embattled leader Carrie Lam invoked colonial-era emergency powers on Friday for the first time in more than 50 years in a dramatic move intended to quell escalating violence in the Chinese-ruled city.
Full story - October 03, 2019
A bottle of whisky is left on a bank.
Engineers in Germany worried that the row over subsidies granted to European planemaker Airbus was leading to "a table tennis match" over trans-Atlantic tariffs, and France warned of retaliation by the EU.
Full story - September 30, 2019
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah casts his vote at a polling station in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Incumbent Ashraf Ghani and chief executive Abdullah Abdullah both say they've won in the election. A similar situation occurred in 2014.
Full story - September 30, 2019
A Kashmiri man is shown squeezing his body through a chain link and wooden barricade.
Few people step outside Anchar, a neighborhood ringed by steel barricades and razor wire in Indian Kashmir, where police have imposed a weeks-long regionwide clampdown to stifle protests.
Full story - September 26, 2019
Newly elected French President Jacques Chirac talks on his car phone in Paris.
Jacques Chirac shaped his style in the mould of post-war leader Charles de Gaulle, seeking to strengthen France's status as a player on the world stage.