France wants to ban sale of gas and diesel cars by 2040, end coal by 2022

The country’s ambitious plans to stem climate change will be a challenge. In an address on Thursday, France’s environment minister, Nicolas Hulot, said that the country would aim to phase out electricity from coal-fired plants by 2022 and end the sale of gas and diesel internal combustion cars by 2040.

Samsung sees record quarterly profit on chip demand - BBC News

Samsung Electronics has reported a record quarterly profit thanks to surging global demand for memory chips.

Two U.S. bombers hold firing drills with South Korean forces

SEOUL (Reuters) - Two U.S. supersonic bombers conducted live-fire drills on Saturday in South Korea in a show of force following North Korea's test-launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the South's military said.

White House 'surprised' by McConnell's talk of bipartisan health care approach

Washington (CNN)The White House was caught off-guard by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's suggestion Thursday that Republicans might need to work with Democrats to prop up Obamacare if they fail to pass repeal and replace legislation.

The Queen Ordered Charles and Diana's Divorce and More Dramatic Details You Didn't Know

With the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana's tragic death approaching, interest in her life — and especially her marriage to Prince Charles — has piqued in recent months.

Premier League confirm first and last days of next season

A statement released on their official Twitter account revealed that the next campaign will begin on Saturday August 2017.

A diabetes medication that costs 6 cents a pill could become the next big anti-aging drug

A generic drug that's used to treat type 2 diabetes could help people live longer, healthier lives. Metformin, a drug that's been approved in the US for decades, is typically taken as a pill every day by people with diabetes.

Trump wants a trade deal, but South Korea doesn't want US cars

SEOUL - US auto imports from the likes of General Motors and Ford must become more chic, affordable or fuel-efficient to reap the rewards of President Donald Trump's attempts to renegotiate a trade deal with key ally South Korea, officials and industry experts in Seoul say.

Three things to know about North Korea's missile tests

With advances in its missile programme and the July 4 test, here are three technical milestones and why they matter.

India denies Modi-Xi meeting was cancelled - BBC News

India's foreign ministry has denied reports that China had "cancelled" a meeting between President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg.