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Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...

Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...

Guatemalan elections: Corruption, violence -- and hope

Thelma Cabrera may not have won her bid to become Guatemala's next president, but she did shake up the country's ...

Canada's labour movement must take a stand against the Saudi arms deal

As Canada's largest labour organization and the political arm of the labour movement, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) has long ...

Pompeo Hopes for Afghan Peace Deal Before September

ISLAMABAD - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday during a visit to Afghanistan that the Trump administration is ...

When Morgues are Too Expensive, Mosquito Nets Do the Job

Health When Morgues are Too Expensive, Mosquito Nets Do the Job view team People in DRC wrap dead bodies in ...

ASEAN Makes Little Progress on Security Issues, Analysts Say

Analysts say the 34th ASEAN summit this weekend made little progress on two key security issues facing the region: Chinese ...

North Korean Businessman Faces Extradition from Malaysia to US

A North Korean who has lived in Malaysia for a decade remains locked up after his arrest in the Southeast ...

Bangladeshis at Power Plant Where 2 Workers Died Placed on Leave

About 7,000 Bangladeshi workers have been put on a two-week leave pending an investigation into unrest that led to the ...

JSE falls as financials and industrials struggle

The JSE fell on Tuesday as losses on the financials and resources indices deepened.The fall on the local bourse was ...

Economy cannot remain in the hands of a few - minister

The SA government will not allow the country's economy to remain in the hands of a few, Minister of Small ...

Kerber makes strong start at Eastbourne

Eastbourne - Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber eased into round three of the Eastbourne International as Kiki Bertens, Johanna Konta, Caroline ...

Boris Johnson challenges rival to back Brexit deadline

Boris Johnson challenged his rival for Britain's leadership on Tuesday to deliver Brexit by the end of October whatever happens, ...

Palestinians protest, strike over US peace plan

Thousands of Palestinians demonstrated on Tuesday throughout the occupied West Bank and the Gaza Strip against the launch of the ...

Health warnings and speed limits as Europe bakes in heatwave

As Europe sizzled Tuesday at the start of a heatwave tipped to break records, drivers on Germany's famously speedy motorways ...

Argentine Official, in China, Talks Nuclear Deal and Soymeal

BUENOS AIRES - Argentina indicated its interest on Tuesday in moving forward with China on initiatives including construction of the ...

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Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

Social media ban in two states of Myannmar restricting communications

With "no media access" in parts of the country and "serious restrictions" on humanitarian organizations, the United Nations expert on ...

Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

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