Wed, 18 Sep 2019

Foreign Minister: US Seeking to Make Cubans Seek Asylum in Honduras

TEGUCIGALPA - Honduran Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales said on Tuesday that negotiations with the United States could make Cuban migrants ...

Pence Upbeat That Congress Will Pass USMCA Trade Deal This Year

WASHINGTON - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday said he believed Congress would act to pass a new U.S.-Mexico-Canada ...

Pompeo Heads to Saudi Arabia to Discuss Attack Response

WASHINGTON - Pentagon Correspondent Carla Babb, National Security and Katherine Ahn of VOA's Persian Service contributed to this report.U.S. Secretary ...

At Philadelphia Rally, Andrew Yang Casts Himself as Underdog

PHILADELPHIA - Andrew Yang, the entrepreneur-turned-presidential candidate, jogged onto the Philadelphia Art Museum steps made famous by Sylvester Stallone in ...

Experts Discuss Ways to Counter Domestic Extremism in US

WASHINGTON - Recent attacks in the United States, including in a Walmart store on El Paso, Texas and a synagogue ...

EPA Set to End California's Ability to Regulate Fuel Economy

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration is poised to revoke California's authority to set auto mileage standards, asserting that only the ...

Sirisena's support to Rajapaksa family will help China: expert

Geneva [Switzerland], Sept 18 (ANI): Amid growing tussle for power between President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, the ...

Taylor Swift announces 2020 concert dates

Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 18 (ANI): Here's good news for Swifties out there! The pop superstar is soon going on ...

Downsizing to an early death? Why exercise is so important as you age

It's well-documented that regular exercise is good for us. Being active can reduce your risk for a variety of diseases ...

Universal health coverage alone won't radically improve global health

This September 23, the United Nations General Assembly invites world leaders and delegates to converge for a meeting about universal ...

Style over substance: Another uninspiring Canadian election campaign

Canada's federal election is now in full swing.Over the past several months, the Liberals and the Conservatives have been running ...

What place does populism have in the current election campaign?

The recent Twitter attacks by Maxime Bernier, leader of the People's Party of Canada, on young Swedish climate activist Greta ...

How Bill Gates added R236bn to his wealth this year

Bill Gates is still in wealth-creation mode."We're not, you know, in some defensive posture where we're mostly in cash, or ...

At least 29 bodies found in plastic bags in Mexico mass grave

Mexican forensics experts have found at least 29 bodies stuffed in 119 plastic bags that were dumped in the bottom ...

Chicago Catholic Church paid $80m to sex abuse victims: lawyers

A victim of clergy abuse urged other survivors to come forward on Tuesday as lawyers revealed that the Catholic Church ...

Migrants Anxious Before Court Dates in Texas Tents

NUEVO LAREDO, MEXICO - Abel Oset was seized with panic. After an 11-country odyssey that began when he and his ...

Trump's Cabinet Has Had More Ex-Lobbyists Than Obama or Bush

In less than three years, President Donald Trump has named more former lobbyists to Cabinet-level posts than his most recent ...

US Military Still Buying Chinese-Made Drones Despite Spying Concerns

PENTAGON - The Air Force and the Navy bought Chinese-manufactured drones for elite forces months after the Pentagon prohibited their ...

HK activists take cause to US Congress, urge pressure on Beijing

Leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement on Tuesday appealed directly to US lawmakers to exert pressure on Beijing, warning that ...

Trump Gives California Grief, But Also Likes Its Money

RIO RANCHO, NEW MEXICO - President Donald Trump rarely passes up the chance to throw a sharp elbow at left-leaning ...

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Boks, All Blacks: Their neutral-soil duels revisited

Cape Town - A skimpy 3.06 percent that is how many Tests between the Springboks and All Blacks have been ...

Chelsea pay penalty for Barkley miss in defeat by Valencia

London - Chelsea manager Frank Lampard said his side were taught a "harsh lesson" in Champions League football after Valencia ...

England chiefs back Stokes in family tragedy story row

London - England cricket chiefs on Tuesday rallied round star all-rounder Ben Stokes after he criticised a British newspaper report ...

Pogba's brother confirms Zidane interest in United ace

Cape Town - Paul Pogba's brother has confirmed that Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane does want to sign the Manchester ...

Liverpool begin Champions League defence with Napoli defeat

Naples - Dries Mertens and Fernando Llorente scored late as holders Liverpool fell 2-0 at Napoli in the opening match ...

Sydney Thunder signs Chris Morris for upcoming BBL season

Sydney [Australia], Sept 18 (ANI): The Big Bash League (BBL) franchise Sydney Thunder on Wednesday announced the signing of South ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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