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Myanmar Authorities Close Another Rohingya IDP Camp in Rakhine State

Authorities in western Myanmar's Rakhine state have closed a camp that housed about 600 Rohingya Muslims displaced by communal violence ...


Business Economists Say Trump Tariffs will Harm US

AFP - Business economists overwhelmingly worry President Donald Trump's trade wars will harm the US economy, according to a survey ...


Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members

WASHINGTON - Won Yun last saw his grandmother and sisters on the banks of the Taedong River during the January ...


New Report: Myanmar Army Killed over 24,000 Rohingya

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - More than 24,000 Rohingya Muslims have been killed by Myanmar's state forces since August 2017, according to ...


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Mueller’s ‘thugs’ suffer Trump's blows after McGahn’s expose

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his latest salvo against Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged collusion between Russia and his ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Taliban kidnaps Afghans, rejects Ghani’s ceasefire offer

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after the Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani announced another unilateral ceasefire with Taliban insurgents, the group ...

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Britain Calls For More EU Sanctions On Russia

Britain's new foreign minister in his first major address has urged the European Union to increase sanctions against Russia, saying ...

Erdogan Blames West for Turkey's Economic Turmoil

The world's currency markets started declining last week as Turkey's economic turmoil triggered fresh fears its fallout could spread amid ...

Trump Rebuts Report He Mulled Denying Obama Intel Access

U.S. President Donald Trump denied a report Tuesday that said he considered denying former president Barack Obama access to intelligence ...

'Last-Known' Nazi Collaborator Living In U.S. Deported To Germany

A man who thought to be the last World War II Nazi collaborator in the United States has been deported ...

Study: Many Students Who Quit College Are Close to Completion

Oscar Olson did not seek higher education after completing high school because he had a strong wish to earn a ...

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Report: Bills to sign P Ryan

Punter Jon Ryan is expected to sign a contract with the Buffalo Bills on Tuesday, one day after being released ...


Reports: Saints to release RB West

The New Orleans Saints are expected to part ways with running back Terrance West, multiple media outlets reported on Tuesday. ...


WR Cruz retires from NFL, joins ESPN

Wide receiver Victor Cruz announced Tuesday that he is retiring from the NFL and joining ESPN as a league analyst. ...


Cowboys Martin: Huge sigh of relief after injury scare

Dallas Cowboys right guard Zack Martin said he avoided a major injury during the team's preseason game against the Cincinnati ...


Report: Titans WR Matthews agrees to extension

Tennessee Titans wide receiver Rishard Matthews has agreed to a one-year contract extension through the 2019 season, multiple media outlets ...


Panthers LT Matt Kalil to have knee scoped

Carolina Panthers left tackle Matt Kalil will undergo an arthroscopic procedure on his right knee after consulting with Dr. James ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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