WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is vowing to press ahead with efforts to curtail greenhouse gas emissions after a divided Supreme Court put aside his signature plan to address climate change until after legal challenges are resolved.
South Korea said Wednesday it would suspend operations at the Kaesong joint industrial complex in North Korea to punish Pyongyang for its latest rocket launch and nuclear test.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Ferguson City Council is asking the U.S. Department of Justice for changes to a deal to reform the city's courts and policing systems, a move that drew swift criticism from both the department and many residents.
N'DJAMENA (Reuters) - Chad's President Idriss Deby, in power for more than a quarter of a century, said on Tuesday he would reintroduce constitutional term limits if he won a fifth term in an election slated for April. A referendum in 2005 scrapped constitutional term limits before Deby won a disputed election the following year. "The principles of presidential term limits in the constitution must be reintroduced," Deby told a convention of his ruling party, for which he is the presidential candidate.
Four Myanmar military personnel were killed and one was seriously injured after a small air force propeller plane crashed shortly after take off in the capital Naypyidaw on Wednesday, officials said. Myanmar's Ministry of Information said a deputy corporal was the only person to have survived out of the crew of five. "(He) was sent to military hospital and the aircraft fire was extinguished by three fire trucks, according to initial reports," it said in a statement on its official Facebook page.