Sat, 22 Sep 2018

Pompeo: U.S. Preparing 'Actions' Against Venezuela

WASHINGTON - The United States is preparing a 'series of actions' in the coming days to increase pressure on the ...

China's Top Uyghur Official Comes Under Probe

Nur Bekri, the highest ranking ethnic Uyghur in the Chinese government but seen as highly unpopular among his people, has ...

Rising Oil Prices Haven't Hurt US Economy

DALLAS - America's rediscovered prowess in oil production is shaking up old notions about the impact of higher crude prices ...

Macedonian PM Seeks US Support in Quest to Join NATO, EU

Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev says he expects his countrymen will vote for a deal that will rename the country ...

U.S. Renews Call For Chechen Rights Activist Titiyev's Release

The United States has expressed concern about a Russian court's decision to close rights activist Oyub Titiyev's trial to public, ...

Mexico's Sinaloa Declares Emergency as 3 Die in Flooding

MEXICO CITY - Federal officials in Mexico declared a state of emergency for 11 municipalities in the northwestern state of ...

Major Powers, Except US, Try to Keep Iran Nuclear Deal Alive

WASHINGTON/PARIS - Nations that struck the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, except for the United States, meet on Monday in what ...

Anti-gay summit finds mixed reception in Moldova

Anti-gay advocates and their conservative supporters from dozens of countries gathered last weekend in Moldova's capital for the annual World ...

US Slaps Sanctions on Chinese Military Agency

China has called on the United States to withdraw sanctions it imposed on a Chinese military agency for buying Russian ...

Moscow, China Lash Out Over Latest U.S. Sanctions

Russia and China have criticized new sanctions the United States has imposed over what Washington describes as Moscow's 'malign activities.' ...

With Parents Detained, Chinese State Cares for Uighur 'Orphans'

ISTANBUL - Every morning, Meripet wakes up to her nightmare: The Chinese government has turned four of her children into ...

Hong Kong's High Speed Rail Debuts Amid Political Turmoil

As the first high speed train pulls out of Hong Kong's West Kowloon Station early Sunday morning to mainland China, ...

China, Russia Urge US to DropSanctions onWeapons Buy

China has called on the United States to withdraw sanctions it imposed on a Chinese military agency for buying Russian ...

Trump: Peaceful movement ushered in a new era in Armenia

PanARMENIAN.Net - The peaceful, popular movement led by now Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan ushered in a new era in Armenia, ...

Trump To Address 'Iran, Skripal Case' During UN Assembly Speech

WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump will speak about Iran, the Skripal poisoning case in England, chemical weapons, and North Korea ...

Despite Optics of Inter-Korea Summit, Denuclearization Still Distant

WASHINGTON - Despite the sound bites and photos that emerged from the third summit between the leaders of South Korea ...

NAFTA Deal Not Yet in Sight, Canada Stands Firm on Auto Tariffs

WASHINGTON - Canada and the United States showed scant sign on Thursday of closing a deal to revamp NAFTA, and ...

Analysts: Poor Economy, Unemployment Lure Tunisians to Extremism

Seven years after the Arab Spring, little has been done to address youth unemployment in Tunisia, a key factor in ...

Liberia slaps travel bans on 15 people as it probes missing cash

Liberia on Thursday imposed travel bans on 15 people, including the son of ex-president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, following a probe ...

Turkey Looks to Germany for Help on Deepening Financial Distress

ISTANBUL - Turkish Finance Minister Berat Albayrak heads to Berlin Friday to meet with his German counterpart, Olaf Scholz, as ...

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Red Sox could set club wins record against Indians

CLEVELAND -- Two teams that have won their respective divisions three years in a row will meet Saturday night at ...

Martinez to retire as Tigers host Royals

Victor Martinez's playing career will come to an end on Saturday when the Detroit Tigers face the Kansas City Royals. ...

UCLA backup QB Modster announces he will transfer

UCLA backup quarterback Devon Modster announced Friday that he is transferring. Modster, who entered the season as a candidate for ...

White Sox cause trouble for division-leading Cubs

The Chicago White Sox know that their sub-.500 season rapidly is coming to an end, but that doesn't mean they ...

NFL notebook: QB Rodgers will practice on Saturday

While the game plan will change, the Green Bay Packers are sticking with the same blueprint for Aaron Rodgers this ...

Decision on Titans QB Mariota (elbow) expected Saturday

Head coach Mike Vrabel said on Friday that quarterback Marcus Mariota's right elbow injury is getting better, but that the ...

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