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Shock at G7 summit as Iran's Zarif lands in Biarritz 11:45am EDT

BIARRITZ, France (Reuters) - Iran's foreign minister flew into the French resort hosting a G7 summit on Sunday, an unexpected twist to a meeting already troubled by differences between U.S. President Donald Trump and Western allies over a raft of issues, including Iran.  Full Article

 
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Protest chaos grips Hong Kong with tear gas, water cannon and pouring rain 11:37am EDT 

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Police fired water cannon and tear gas in running battles with brick-throwing anti-government protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday, the second day of violent clashes in the Chinese-ruled city.  Full Article  

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Court affirms alternative Keystone XL oil pipeline route through Nebraska Friday, 23 Aug 2019 

CALGARY, Alberta/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A court in Nebraska on Friday affirmed an alternative route through the Midwest state for TC Energy Corp's Keystone XL oil pipeline in the latest chapter in the nearly 10-year legal fight over the Canada to Texas pipeline.  Full Article  

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France says social media platforms will still sign hate speech pledge Saturday, 24 Aug 2019 

BIARRITZ, France (Reuters) - France said it was optimistic that U.S.-based social media platforms including Facebook and Snapchat would still sign a pledge to fight online hate speech despite a last-minute delay.  Full Article