United Nations

FILE - In this Dec. 15, 2010, file photo Vice President Joe Biden, center, and Susan Rice, the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, meet with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon before a session of the U.N. Security Council, at U.N. headquarters.
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July 24, 2020 - 1:47 pm
In VP search, Biden has a known quantity in Susan Rice
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Activists of Communist Party of India Marxist display placards on face shields and shout slogans during a protest asking the state government to increase testing and free treatment for all COVID-19 patients in Hyderabad, India, Monday, June 29, 2020.
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June 29, 2020 - 2:41 pm
WHO: Countries complaining about contact tracing are 'lame'
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A commuters walks on a nearly empty subway platform in New York, Monday, June 8, 2020. After three months of a coronavirus crisis followed by protests and unrest, New York City is trying to turn a page when a limited range of industries reopen Monday.
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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June 08, 2020 - 7:27 pm
World leaders not coming to UN assembly debate
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A health worker tests 1-year-old Nicolas for COVID-19 at his home after a family member fell ill in Manacapuru, Amazonas state, Brazil, Wednesday, June 3, 2020.
(AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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June 04, 2020 - 4:00 pm
UK vaccine summit calls for freely available virus vaccine
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FILE - In this June 18, 2014, file photo flags fly outside the United Nations building in Vienna, Austria. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, File)
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January 29, 2020 - 11:46 am
JAMEY KEATEN and FRANK BAJAK, Associated Press GENEVA (AP) — Sophisticated hackers infiltrated U.N. offices in Geneva and Vienna last year in an apparent espionage operation, and their identity and the extent of the data they obtained is not clear. An internal confidential document from the United...
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US actor Harrison Ford walks at the stage of the US Climate action center during the COP25 summit in Madrid, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
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December 10, 2019 - 3:29 pm
By FRANK JORDANS and ARITZ PARRA Associated Press MADRID (AP) — New York billionaire and presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg led a high-powered charge against President Donald Trump's climate policies Tuesday, assuring activists, scientists and politicians from around the world that Americans...
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Jeff Katz
November 12, 2019 - 3:12 pm
According to a leaked report from the United Nations' International Atomic Energy Agency, Iran was caught with uranium particles at an undeclared facility. The report stipulates that the man-made uranium was discovered in Iran at a facility that was not previously known to the agency. It also marks...
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September 25, 2019 - 12:53 pm
By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer . NEW YORK (AP) — Earth is in more hot water than ever before, and so are we, an expert United Nations climate panel warned in a grim new report Wednesday. Sea levels are rising at an ever-faster rate as ice and snow shrink, and oceans are getting more acidic...
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September 24, 2019 - 5:36 pm
By EDITH M. LEDERER Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned global leaders Tuesday of the looming risk of the world splitting in two, with the United States and China creating rival internets, currency, trade, financial rules "and their own zero sum...
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President Donald Trump listens during the the United Nations Climate Action Summit during the General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
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September 23, 2019 - 11:52 am
By JONATHAN LEMIRE and DEB RIECHMANN Associated Press UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Faced with growing tumult at home and abroad, President Donald Trump began his three-day visit to the United Nations on Monday hoping to lean on strained alliances while fending off questions about whether he sought foreign...
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