French unions launch chaotic nationwide strikes

http://youtu.be/PHEtirX3jkI Unions in France have launched open-ended, nationwide strikes against the government's plan to reform the retirement system (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/af9eef7c759047e8b5e99c4881ee17f1

Singapore unveils new mosquito facility in fight against dengue | AFP

http://youtu.be/RO2KnE2nYqo Singapore unveils a new mosquito breeding facility that will help the city-state step up its fight against dengue fever and other mosquito-borne diseases. The facility’s automated devices will allow researchers to boost breeding of mosquitoes carrying wolbachia, a bacteria which reduces the insects’ ability to spread viruses. Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get ...

Artists cash in on China’s online sticker craze | AFP

http://youtu.be/tjZtrCndqmw When "Silly Piggy" appeared in China's popular WeChat social media app, the sticker became an instant hit, with people sending it more than 30 million times in its first month to express their feelings in text messages. Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔 http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

McCarthy: Pelosi’s actions ‘weaken’ the nation

http://youtu.be/onDHZs0pNu8 As the U.S. House is pressing forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, the GOP leader of the House, Kevin McCarthy, said Pelosi is more concerned about "tearing the president down than building the country up." (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this ...

Silver Spitfire lands at end of round-the-world flight | AFP

http://youtu.be/DJ2LDci9jrU A Silver Spitfire lands at Goodwood aerodrome in the UK after completing a record-breaking round-the-world flight, some four months after its pilots set off on their expedition. Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔 http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Transgender bathroom case in federal court

http://youtu.be/daxgzC2VaK8 A transgender student's fight over school bathrooms comes before a federal appeals court, setting the stage for a groundbreaking ruling. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/724f418618194e079db713de1349cbf1

Electric eel powers aquarium’s Christmas lights

http://youtu.be/f1x0s1M-rfo Visitors to the Tennessee Aquarium may be shocked to learn that an electric eel named Miguel Wattson can light up a Christmas tree. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/f1f958eea5d6420fbe72c9e26dc34734

French pension reform protests: tensions between police and protesters in Paris | AFP

http://youtu.be/VrdTUMpBJ4I Police use tear gas to disperse rioters during a demonstration against pension reform in Paris. The clashes broke out near Place de la Republique in the city centre. Although the Paris march began peacefully, black-clad protesters later set fire to a storage trailer and broke storefront windows, prompting police to fire tear gas to try ...

2 Russians charged in international malware scheme

http://youtu.be/8rZ9nEbCp2Q The Justice Department unsealed charges Thursday against two Russian men in what authorities say was one of the worst computer hacking and bank fraud schemes of the past decade. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/0bc815d3a72a4bdda8b54eadfd0436a2

New York’s ‘island of the dead’ to welcome more of the living | AFP

http://youtu.be/MMb4NYqX0Cc A once off-limits, eroding island in New York where more than a million people are buried in unmarked mass graves dug by prisoners is about to become more accessible. Plans to open up Hart Island have been signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio. Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔 http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Pelosi rebukes reporter: ‘Don’t mess with me’

http://youtu.be/dgIiNa01NK4 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is bristling over a question about whether she "hates" President Donald Trump. She earlier announced that the House will draft articles of impeachment against Trump over his pressure on Ukraine. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/979cbe16da5b4e579f8e1566928a6142

After 50 years of operation, Europe’s oldest nuclear power plant not ready to retire | AFP

http://youtu.be/WDXc1Rc-i5Y Europe's oldest functioning nuclear reactor, at Switzerland's Beznau plant, will turn 50 next week -- a lifespan deemed dangerously long by environmentalists who are demanding that it be shut down immediately. IMAGES of Beznau nuclear power plant AND SOUNDBITES of Beznau plant directorN°1MN5V5 Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔 http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Red carpet but no cinema as Gaza film festival forced outdoors | AFP

http://youtu.be/4e67C-EuLJs In the Palestinian enclave of Gaza, without a cinema for 30 years, a few hundred walk the red carpet to a rare film screening -- held on the street. The opening of the Red Carpet Human Rights Film Festival on Wednesday evening had been expected to take place inside the Amer Cinema, which has been ...

SubT Challenge Virtual Urban Circuit Practice Worlds

http://youtu.be/92wHeELiFmE Teams seeking to qualify for the Virtual Urban Circuit of the Subterranean Challenge can access practice worlds to test their approaches prior to submitting solutions for the competition. This video previews three of the practice environments. The virtual testbed is available at https://subtchallenge.world/. The qualification deadline is Jan. 3, 2020. For more on the Subterranean ...

South American leaders meet for Mercosur Summit | AFP

http://youtu.be/egvg3uIunVA South American leaders meet for the Mercosur summit in Bento Gonçalves, a meeting marked by a spat between its two biggest members, Brazil and Argentina. IMAGES Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔 http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Police and rioters clash in Paris during demonstration against pension reform | AFP

http://youtu.be/NgjKjMsDixk Police use tear gas to disperse rioters during a demonstration against pension reform in Paris. The clashes broke out near Place de la Republique in the city centre. Although the Paris march began peacefully, black-clad protesters later set fire to a storage trailer and broke storefront windows, prompting police to fire tear gas to try ...

‘My head was spinning’: Daisy Ridley on ‘Skywalker’

http://youtu.be/5Wi6bInogqQ The cast of "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" reveal how they felt when they watched the final episode of the space saga with their fellow actors and director J.J. Abrams. (Dec. 5) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/f4b4394de72943bc9b86bf6bfb7f0418

France strikes: protesters gather in Paris ahead of march against pension reform | AFP

http://youtu.be/BWWo4FYTYjc Several thousand people wait outside the "Gare de l'Est" train station in Paris before a march through the French capital to protest against a pension overhaul by President Emmanuel Macron. Unions say the planned reforms will force millions of people to work longer or face curtailed benefits. IMAGES Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to ...