Flooding and landslides disrupted access to the Gourette and Artoustein ski resorts in southwestern France, with the commune of Laruns running out of drinkable water due to problems with its supply.
The 16-year-old has been on a long journey across the globe to speak about climate change, during which she gave a speech at the UN and also met numerous celebrities, including Leonardo DiCaprio. Earlier this week, Time magazine named her Person of the Year.
Environmental authorities in Scotland have said that an accidental release of radioactive dust from a nuclear site "contravened multiple" regulatory conditions, according to a recent investigation.
Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang denied allegations made by actress Alyssa Milano that unnamed staffers of his campaign were engaged in sexual misconduct, saying the matter had been looked at promptly.
The local sheriff's department reported its deputies were ignored by the coffeeshop's employees on Thursday night, which it described as another display of "Starbucks' anti-police culture that must end".
Earlier this week, China's Commerce Ministry announced that Beijing and Washington agreed on the "phase one" of the trade agreement "on the basis of equal footing and mutual respect."
Earlier this week, South Korean media reported that the country’s air force expects to achieve initial operating capability for its first batch of F-35As later this month. North Korea has threatened to destroy the US-made war planes, calling their delivery to the peninsula an “extremely dangerous action.”
While one porn actress only sought to enlist the services of a hitman, a certain male performer murdered and dismembered a person and then mailed the body parts to several destinations in his native country.