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With climate at 'breaking point', leaders urge breakthrough in Paris

PARIS World leaders launched an ambitious attempt on Monday to hold back the earth's rising temperatures, with the United States and China urging the climate summit in Paris to mark a decisive turn in the fight against global warming. | Video

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Indonesia to release AirAsia crash investigation report

JAKARTA Indonesia was set to publish the results of its investigation into last year's crash of an Indonesia AirAsia passenger jet on Tuesday, the first official explanation to the families of the 162 people killed in the disaster.

Indonesia 1:03pm EST

Hours after EU deal, Turkey rounds up 1,300 migrants bound for Greece

AYVACIK, Turkey Turkish authorities rounded up some 1,300 migrants on Monday that they said were planning to sail to Greece from hideouts near secluded Aegean beaches and forests, hours after striking a deal with the European Union on stemming refugee flows.

Greece, Migrant Crisis 10:37am EST

U.S. tightens visa waiver program in wake of Paris attacks

WASHINGTON The White House announced a series of changes to the U.S. visa waiver program on Monday to add more screening for travelers from 38 countries around the world allowed to enter the United States without visas.

U.S., 12:39pm EST

Two French men stopped on way to Islamic State in Libya: official

PARIS Two French nationals suspected of wanting to join Islamic State training camps in Libya before heading to Syria were arrested in Tunisia in mid-November, according to an official at the Paris prosecutor's office.

Philippines official confident in South China Sea arbitration case

AMSTERDAM The Philippines on Monday wrapped up a week of arguments before judges in its case against China over the hotly disputed South China Sea, at a hearing boycotted by Beijing.

China, South China Sea 11:54am EST

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