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Roadblocks cast shadow over path to peace in Afghanistan

KABUL (Reuters) – U.S. diplomats and the Afghan Taliban have seen cause for hope in talks to end the United States’ longest war, but the pivotal issues of a ceasefire …

Snow traps thousands of cars on Italy motorway, 200 occupants rescued

MILAN (Reuters) – Thousands of vehicles were stuck in long queues caused by heavy snow on Italy’s A22 motorway on Saturday, and firefighters rescued 200 people who had been trapped …

China’s Xi surprises Beijingers with casual pre-new year visit

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping dropped in on surprised diners at a small Beijing restaurant and chatted with deliverymen on Friday on an apparently unscripted visit ahead of …

Seven passengers killed when train derails in eastern India

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Seven passengers were killed and several others injured when a Delhi-bound train derailed in India’s eastern state of Bihar on Sunday, railways officials said. Eleven coaches …

Lawyers say China blocks access to Australian detained for suspected espionage

BEIJING (Reuters) – Two lawyers hired by the wife of an Australian detained in Beijing for suspected espionage said they have been denied access to him by Chinese authorities because …

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Costs, delays mount for Boeing’s NASA launch system, audit finds

(Reuters) – NASA’s flagship space launch system being built by Boeing is taking years longer than expected with cost overruns of nearly $2 billion, an audit found on Wednesday, raising …

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U.S. blocks Amazon efforts to stop shareholder votes on facial recognition

(Reuters) – U.S. securities regulators shot down attempts by Amazon.com Inc to stop its investors from considering two shareholder proposals about the company’s controversial sale of a facial recognition service, …

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