The union for more than 30,000 striking Los Angeles teachers clinched a tentative contract deal with the second-largest U.S. school district on Tuesday, paving the way for classes to resume for nearly half a million students after a week-long walkout...
Indonesia's president says a radical Muslim cleric linked to the 2002 Bali bombings would only be released from jail if he pledged loyalty to the state and its ideology, after news he would be freed unconditionally sparked criticism. Rough cut - no..
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders tells reporters that President Donald Trump, 'is the only one in this process who is actually trying to help people' as the Senate shifts closer to resolving a month-long partial government shutdown. Rough cut..
The FBI Agents Association says investigations involving possible financial crimes, drugs and terrorism were being hindered by a lack of funds due to the government shutdown. Jillian Kitchener reports.
U.S. stocks ended lower on Tuesday, snapping a four-session rally, as a gloomy global economic growth outlook, trade concerns and disappointing company forecasts dampened sentiment. Fred Katayama reports.
Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore in Davos on Tuesday appeared to be referencing Donald Trump when he quizzed New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on advice she would give to a world leader who does not believe in climate change. Rough Cut (no..
President Donald Trump's bid to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall and end a monthlong partial government shutdown suffered a blow on Tuesday when the U.S. Supreme Court left in place for now a program protecting young illegal immigrants from..
Brazil's new far-right president Jair Bolsonaro had the unenviable task of trying to lift spirits at the World Economic Forum in Davos with attendees concerned about slower global economic growth and the effects of climate change. Conway G. Gittens..
In the cliffs high above the Dead Sea archaeologists chip away with pick axes, hoping to repeat one of the most sensational discoveries of the last hundred years - the finding of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Rinat Harash reports.
Veganism has gone from a radical movement to a mainstream lifestyle choice, and in the process has become a multi-billion dollar industry. It's on the agenda at the World Economic Forum this week. Gracier Jerome reports.
James Dyson, the billionaire Brexit supporter who revolutionised vacuum cleaners with his bagless technology, is moving his corporate office and tax registration to Singapore from Britain to be closer to his fastest growing markets. Pascale Davies..
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday said striking teachers demanding higher pay have reached an agreement with the Los Angeles Unified School District that, pending approval, will allow them to lead classes beginning Wednesday. Rough Cut (no..
The 92-year-old British naturalist, whose TV series "Blue Planet II" was avidly watched worldwide, has been credited with raising awareness of rampant plastic pollution in the oceans. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday let President Donald Trump enforce his policy barring certain transgender people from joining or staying in the military as the justices put on hold lower court rulings blocking the plan on constitutional grounds...
German Chancellor and Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron signed a treaty extension on Tuesday in a bid to show unity in the face of challenges to the European Union. David Doyle and Paul Carrel report.
FBI Agents Association President Thomas O'Connor says agents at work are about to miss another paycheck due to the government shutdown and urges leaders in Washington to reopen the government. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
British and French coastguards scoured the seas off the island of Guernsey on Tuesday for the single-engine plane after it lost radar contact on its way from Nantes in western France to the Welsh capital. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Israel has opened a new, $500 million international airport outside its Red Sea resort of Eilat, hoping to boost winter tourism and provide an alternative for times of conflict to its main gateway in Tel Aviv. David Pollard reports.
The size of chocolate bars, rolls of toilet paper and boxes of breakfast cereal on sale in Britain have all been shrinking, but as Pascale Davies reports, statisticians says it was just as big a problem before the country voted to leave the European..
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence called Nicolas Maduro a "dictator" in a video message to the people of Venezuela released on Tuesday and told the opposition "we are with you" as they prepare to march against Maduro on Wednesday. Rough Cut (no reporter..
The nominations for the Oscars were announced on Tuesday with films out of Japan, Mexico, Germany, Poland, and Lebanon competing for the best foreign language film award. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Britain's opposition has proposed a parliament vote on having a second Brexit referendum -- as lawmakers scramble to prevent the UK crashing out of the EU in a few weeks without a deal. Lucy Fielder reports.
The lawyer for a former U.S. marine accused of spying by Russia said on Tuesday that his client had been misled before his arrest and believed that a thumb drive handed to him in a hotel room had contained cultural rather than secret information...
British workers' pay growth hit a new 10-year high and employment grew by much more than expected in the three months to the end of November, as the labour market remained robust despite other signs of an economic slowdown ahead of Brexit. Pascale..
European shares opened in negative territory on Tuesday as growth worries weighed on global markets and disappointing results from UBS added to the gloom and dragged the banking sector down. David Pollard reports.