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The Latest: Protest against Japan coal plants at UN talks

The Latest: Protest against Japan coal plants at UN talksKATOWICE, Poland (AP) The Latest on the climate talks taking place in Poland (all times local):

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:02:49 -0500
One of the Greatest Kinds of Motorcycle Is Suddenly Endangered

One of the Greatest Kinds of Motorcycle Is Suddenly EndangeredThe $10,000 Kawasaki ZX-6R survives as one of the last titans of its class.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:01:00 -0500
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, residents use Christmas spirit to bring attention to large pothole

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, residents use Christmas spirit to bring attention to large potholeResidents in a northeastern Pennsylvania city took a festive twist to dealing with a large pothole in their neighborhood.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:59:09 -0500
The Keto Diet Can Have Some Surprising Side Effects

The Keto Diet Can Have Some Surprising Side EffectsHonestly, isn't the keto flu enough?

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:58:00 -0500
Failure to agree climate deal rules would be suicidal - U.N. chief

Failure to agree climate deal rules would be suicidal - U.N. chiefFailure by countries to agree rules on implementing the 2015 Paris climate agreement aimed at curbing global warming would be suicidal, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Wednesday. Guterres told delegates from over 130 countries meeting in the Polish city of Katowice that they had less than three days to find the political will to reach difficult compromises, sacrifices and common ground needed for a deal. "To waste this opportunity would compromise our last best chance to stop runaway climate change.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:57:43 -0500
Yemen warring parties agree to reopen Sanaa airport, still in talks on port

Yemen warring parties agree to reopen Sanaa airport, still in talks on portThe Iranian-aligned Houthi movement and the Saudi-backed government of Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi were still discussing a United Nations proposal on the contested port city of Hodeidah, a lifeline for millions of Yemenis facing starvation. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is due to attend final talks in Sweden on Thursday to support his envoy's efforts to launch a political process to end the nearly four-year-old war. The Houthis hold most population centres, including Hodeidah and the capital Sanaa from which it ousted Hadi's government in 2014.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:57:20 -0500
Salesforce Churns Out $50 Billion Rally as Challenges Mount

Salesforce Churns Out $50 Billion Rally as Challenges MountSalesforce was a bright spot in a technology earnings season marred by disappointments and a market sell-off that dealt blows to many other high-momentum stocks. While Salesforce wasnt immune to the rout, a rosy forecast helped prop up the shares and reassured skittish investors that the companys double-digit growth will continue. Salesforce shares rose as much as 3.7 percent on Wednesday.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:53:33 -0500
A Convert Explains Why You Should Use a Sous Vide

A Convert Explains Why You Should Use a Sous VideThe techy kitchen gadget has been around for at least a decade. I don't like to rush things.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:49:00 -0500
'Key issues unresolved', UN chief warns climate talks

'Key issues unresolved', UN chief warns climate talksKatowice (Poland) (AFP) - "Key political issues" deadlocking UN climate talks "remain unresolved", UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned Wednesday after an unscheduled stop at the troubled negotiations in Poland. The fight against climate change is a "matter of life and death today," he told ministers and delegates at the 195-nation UN forum tasked with beating back the threat of global warming, barely 48 hours before the meet in the coal town of Katowice was set to adjourn. The two-week talks are tasked with breathing life into the 2015 Paris Agreement, which vows to cap global warming at "well under" two degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) and funnel hundreds of billions of dollars to poor countries already feeling the sting of deadly storms, heatwaves and droughts made worse by climate change.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:47:24 -0500
UN chief calls for compromise and sacrifice at climate talks

UN chief calls for compromise and sacrifice at climate talksKATOWICE, Poland (AP) The United Nations secretary-general called on countries to make compromises and sacrifices in talks over tackling global warming, as some observers warned the meeting in Poland could collapse without an agreement on key issues.

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:44:18 -0500
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