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EU, China grab spotlight in climate fight after US quits Paris deal
Science

EU, China grab spotlight in climate fight after US quits Paris deal

Yahoo News Dismayed EU and Chinese leaders meet Friday at a Brussels summit in a bid to fill a void in the global push to fight climate change left by the US pullout from the Paris pact. In a

A US spotlight on Syria’s slaughterhouse
World

A US spotlight on Syria’s slaughterhouse

Yahoo News Just days before President Trump’s trip to the Middle East, which may include a tour of Israel’s Holocaust museum, his administration has accused Syria of killing thousands of political

Street vendors' 'bargain' theater shines spotlight on violence against women
World

Street vendors' 'bargain' theater shines spotlight on violence against women

Yahoo News The first sessions in the theatre workshop produced a feeling of restlessness in Magdalena Henríquez. The teacher asked the students to stir up painful memories about growing up female

Golf convention will spotlight Danang’s luxury travel appeal
Travel

Golf convention will spotlight Danang’s luxury travel appeal

Bao Moi - The sixth annual Asia Golf Tourism Convention, to be held this month in Danang, is anticipated to bring an assortment of development opportunities to the city’s luxury travel segment.

Kim Jong-nam killed by nerve agent, Malaysian police say, putting spotlight on chemical weapons
World

Kim Jong-nam killed by nerve agent, Malaysian police say, putting spotlight on chemical weapons

Yahoo News Kim Jong-nam, the North Korean Supreme Leader’s estranged and exiled half-brother, was killed by a VX nerve agent, which is classified by the United Nations as a weapon of mass

Cuadras steps into PPV spotlight after loss to Chocolatito
World

Cuadras steps into PPV spotlight after loss to Chocolatito

Yahoo News LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Carlos Cuadras lost his WBC 115-pound title in his last bout, he gained more fame and fortune than he ever got out of his first 36 unbeaten professional fights

Coe back under spotlight over knowledge of corruption case
World

Coe back under spotlight over knowledge of corruption case

Yahoo News LONDON (AP) — IAAF President Sebastian Coe is back under scrutiny regarding the extent of his knowledge of a corruption scandal in track and field following fresh evidence released by

TVs grab spotlight at CES gadget gala
Tech

TVs grab spotlight at CES gadget gala

Yahoo News - Las Vegas (AFP) - LG Electronics showed off a "wallpaper" thin television as TV makers vied for the spotlight ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show officially opening here on Thursday.

Spotlight turns to US forces' role as IS fight continues
Politics

Spotlight turns to US forces' role as IS fight continues

As President Barack Obama prepares to leave office and step down as commander-in-chief of America's military, a flap has erupted over the secretive commandos who have become his go-to

Reynolds faces spotlight in rise to Iowa governor
Politics

Reynolds faces spotlight in rise to Iowa governor

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — For six years as lieutenant governor, Kim Reynolds has traveled throughout Iowa alongside the governor she described as her mentor and friend, but rarely has she been in the

Cavani enjoying spotlight at PSG with Ibrahimovic gone
World

Cavani enjoying spotlight at PSG with Ibrahimovic gone

PARIS (AP) — Used to playing second fiddle to Zlatan Ibrahimovic for years, Edinson Cavani is blossoming as a great soloist for Paris Saint-Germain.

Ancient Indonesian martial arts seeks global spotlight
World

Ancient Indonesian martial arts seeks global spotlight

This is the world of "pencak silat", or Indonesia's martial arts, which are now battling for greater global recognition -- having secured a place in the Asian Games, the government is now hoping for

Spotlight on Prince Harry's new girlfriend, Meghan Markle
World

Spotlight on Prince Harry's new girlfriend, Meghan Markle

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meghan Markle has been an actress for more than a dozen years, yet most people heard her name for the first time when Prince Harry announced that she's his girlfriend.

Campaign spotlight sheds light on Donald Trump
Politics

Campaign spotlight sheds light on Donald Trump

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump puts a premium on loyalty and has proven unable to let a slight go by unchallenged. He touts the facts that he likes — and casts doubts on the ones he doesn't.

World Travel Market 2016: Sports tourism comes under spotlight
Travel

World Travel Market 2016: Sports tourism comes under spotlight

Barcelona, a Tour de France winner, Wimbledon All English Lawn Championship, and the English football Premier League will headline the inaugural Global Sports Tourism Summit at WTM London. The Global

Under campaign spotlight, Donald Trump comes into light
Politics

Under campaign spotlight, Donald Trump comes into light

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump puts a premium on loyalty and has proven unable to let a slight go by unchallenged. He touts the facts that he likes — and casts doubts on the ones he doesn't.

Clinton's aides in spotlight during campaign's final stretch
Politics

Clinton's aides in spotlight during campaign's final stretch

MIAMI (AP) — As Hillary Clinton presses for a return to the White House, so, too, does Clinton World.

Comey disclosure in Clinton case puts him in spotlight again
Politics

Comey disclosure in Clinton case puts him in spotlight again

WASHINGTON (AP) — FBI Director James Comey's announcement that his bureau was reviewing new emails possibly relevant to Hillary Clinton's private email server investigation has thrust him into the

This flying 1,000 watt spotlight drone creates eerie, beautiful footage
Tech

This flying 1,000 watt spotlight drone creates eerie, beautiful footage

God bless YouTubers and their insatiable desire for messing around with electronics and drone. In the first two minutes of the video above rctestlight explains the set up, but it's the rest of it

Improved infrastructure puts spotlight on Phú Quoc Island
Business

Improved infrastructure puts spotlight on Phú Quoc Island

With improved infrastructure and connectivity with cities in Southeast Asia, Phu Quoc has come under the spotlight for investment in resort property projects.

Hangzhou welcomes tourism spotlight ahead of G20 Summit
Travel

Hangzhou welcomes tourism spotlight ahead of G20 Summit

China’s stunning city of Hangzhou has already welcomed 1.3 million visitors between the months of January and May this year and expects to see many more travellers enter the city before the end of

Problems in medicinal materials supply under spotlight
Health

Problems in medicinal materials supply under spotlight

Hanoi (VNA) - The Ministry of Health and the Nhan Dan (People) Newspaper jointly organised a workshop on the management of herbal materials for traditional medicine in Hanoi on June 8.

Soccer-Rashford selection turns spotlight on Rooney
World

Soccer-Rashford selection turns spotlight on Rooney


Teenager Marcus Rashford has already taken Wayne Rooney's place in the Manchester United forward line, now he threatens to do the same at international level after Roy Hodgson included him on

Euro Bites: Brilliant Bale, Jan ‘The Wall’ Oblak and Valencia only love the spotlight
Sports

Euro Bites: Brilliant Bale, Jan ‘The Wall’ Oblak and Valencia only love the spotlight

It’s been a week of predictability at the top of La Liga as Barcelona, Atletico Madrid and Real …