Pneumonic plague is the most infectious form of the plague and is the only form that can spread from person to person.
Each facing investigations, Erdogan and Trump attempted to portray relations between the two countries as positive, yet flawed, despite a growing chasm in common ground.
California’s Pacific Gas & Electric is faced regularly with a no-win choice between risking the start of a deadly wildfire or immiserating millions of paying customers by shutting of the power.
Japan economy grows at 0.2% pace in July-September, supported by consumer purchases ahead of a tax hike.
The Czech defense minister says the government is planning to sign a deal with the U.S. government by year’s end to purchase 12 military helicopters.
Germany’s largest airline, Lufthansa, says it has agreed to enter arbitration with a union representing cabin crew workers, averting the possibility of more strikes for the time being.
The European Union’s top court says that EU countries must identify produce made in Israeli settlements on its labels, a ruling that was welcomed by rights groups but sparked anger in Israel.
World stock markets are up as investors await news on progress in negotiations on the trade dispute between China and the United States.
A Malaysian judge has ordered ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak to enter his defense at his first corruption trial linked to looting at the 1MDB state investment fund.
Official figures show that the British economy avoided falling into recession in the third quarter of the year.