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Over 49,000 workers left factories and formed picket lines shortly after midnight in the dispute over a new four-year contract.;
Talks carry on but no deal yet in UAW strike against GMAuto workers and General Motors are back at the bargaining table after more than 49,000 employees went out on strike over stalled contract negotiations
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Kuala Lumpur city is shrouded with haze in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. More than 100 schools were closed Tuesday after the air quality in the area continued to trend at very unhealthy levels. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)
Indonesia sends more people, aircraft to battle forest firesIndonesian authorities have deployed more personnel and aircrafts to battle forest fires that are spreading a thick, noxious haze around Southeast Asia
The Associated Press51 minutes ago
A worker refuels a car at a gas station in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019. Global energy prices spiked on Monday after a weekend attack on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia caused the worst disruption to world supplies on record, an assault for which President Donald Trump warned that the U.S. was "locked and loaded" to respond. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Iran's supreme leader: No talks with the US at any levelAhead of UN meeting, Iran's supreme leader says 'there will be no talks with the US at any level'
The Associated Press55 minutes ago
Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren addresses supporters at a rally at Washington Square Park, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
At rally, Warren decries Trump as 'corruption in the flesh'At rally, Warren decries Trump as 'corruption in the flesh'
The Associated Press1 hour ago
The leader of the Yisrael Beiteinu (Israel Our Home) right-wing nationalist party Avigdor Liberman come to vote with is wife Ella in the settlement of Nokdim, West Bank, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)
Israelis vote in repeat election centered on PM NetanyahuIsraelis are voting in an unprecedented repeat Israeli election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power.
The Associated Press1 hour ago
FILE - In this Aug. 25, 2019, file photo, U.S President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speak during a bilateral meeting at the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France to announce that the U.S. and Japan have agreed in principle on a new trade agreement. On Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, officials in Japan appear wary over the prospects for a trade deal with the U.S. after President Donald Trump said he was prepared to sign a pact soon. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
Japanese officials cautious on prospects for US trade dealJapanese officials cautious on prospects for US trade deal promised by Trump
The Associated Press1 hour ago
A currency trader watches monitors at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Tuesday after an attack on Saudi Arabia’s biggest oil processing plant caused crude prices to soar, prompting selling of airlines and other fuel-dependent industries. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
Asian shares mixed, Hong Kong skids after Moody's downgradeShares mixed in Asia, as Chinese benchmarks fell back after the credit ratings agency Moody's downgraded Hong Kong, citing its recent political turmoil
The Associated Press1 hour ago
President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the Santa Ana Star Center, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, in Rio Rancho, N.M. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Trump rallies backers in New Mexico in bid to turn state redPresident Donald Trump is rallying his supporters in New Mexico as he talked up his chances to turn the state red as he seeks to expand his grip on the Electoral College in next year's presidential election
The Associated Press1 hour ago
In this Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, photo, visitors tour an exhibitor booth with a 5G on display at the Smart China Expo in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality. The World Bank and a Chinese Cabinet agency have urged Beijing to roll back plans for government-led technology development that are fueling a tariff war with Washington. (Chinatopix via AP)
Chinese envoy going to US to prepare for trade talksChinese Cabinet official going to Washington to prepare for trade negotiations
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Cleveland Browns' Christian Kirksey (58) celebrates with Myles Garrett (95) after Garrett sacked New York Jets' quarterback Luke Falk (8) during the second half of an NFL football game Monday, Sept. 16, 2019, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Adam Hunger)
Now what? Jets already down Darnold, lose Siemian at QBNow what? With the Jets already down Darnold, they lose Siemian at quarterback, too
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to reporters during a press conference at the government building in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019. Lam said the government asked international public relations firms to help restore the city's reputation, battered by months of pro-democracy protests, but was rejected.  (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Lam says PR firms declined to help restore Hong Kong's imageHong Kong leader Carrie Lam says the government has asked international public relations firms to help restore the city's reputation, battered by months of pro-democracy protests, but was rejected
The Associated Press2 hours ago
In this Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019, photo, a woman smokes on the street next to a wholesale vape shop in downtown Los Angeles. A short walk from police headquarters in the heart of downtown, a cluster of bustling shops are openly selling packaging and hardware that can be used to produce counterfeit, and potentially dangerous, marijuana vapes that have infected California's cannabis market and possibly sickened dozens of people. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)
As illnesses spread, fake vape gear sells on LA streetsWant to make a counterfeit marijuana vape that looks like the real thing? The packaging and hardware to produce authentic-looking copies of popular name brands are on sale in downtown Los Angeles
The Associated Press2 hours ago
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