In pictures: Armistice Day

Image copyright AFP Image caption The Prince of Wales led the nation’s tributes to all those who have lost their lives in conflict on the centenary of the Armistice. Image copyright PA Image caption The Queen overlooks the ceremony from a balcony alongside the Duchess of Cornwall and the Duchess…

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Defiant Trump declares victory, battles press in wake of midterms

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump offered outward optimism Wednesday at his party’s electoral successes, a cheeriness that was later belied by surly, combative exchanges with reporters over the dark tone he adopted in the midterms’ closing days. “Almost from the time I announced I was going to run, they’ve been giving…

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China has developed a virtual anchor to deliver the news

Hong Kong (CNN Business)News anchors, beware. The robots are coming for your jobs, too. Developed by Xinhua and Chinese search engine company Sogou, the anchor was designed to simulate human voice, facial expressions and gestures. The AI news reader “learns from live broadcasting videos by himself and can read texts…

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Trudeau says Trump’s wrong, tariffs had no effect on NAFTA negotiations

(CNN)Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says US tariffs weren’t the reason he was willing to agree to a new trade deal earlier this year– dismissing President Donald Trump’s argument that the duties on Canadian goods forced his hand. “Without tariffs, we wouldn’t be talking about a deal,” Trump said. He…

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Lion Air crash: Divers find main fuselage, hear signal from missing ‘black box,’ officials say

Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN)Divers searching for the wreckage of Indonesian Lion Air Flight 610 have found the main fuselage and claim they can now hear a signal from the aircraft’s missing cockpit voice recorder, the head of Indonesia’s Search and Rescue Agency said Saturday. “Although the sound is quite weak, it…

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