Fri, 22 Mar 2019

Tribes Call for Ban on Drilling Near Sacred New Mexico site

ACOMA PUEBLO, N.M. - Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration ...

Venezuelan Agents Arrest Guaido's Top Aide

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents working for President Nicolas Maduro have arrested his ...

Iran Leader Slams Europe's INSTEX as Sad Joke

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei lashed out at the European states for their lack of commitment ...

US Man Pleads Guilty of Mailing Bombs to Trump Foes

A Florida man pleaded guilty Thursday of mailing pipe bombs to prominent Democrats and critics of President Donald Trump in ...

US Democrats Hail New Zealand's Move on Banning Assault Weapons

WASHINGTON - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's quick action to ban assault rifles after a horrific mass shooting prompted ...

Waiting for Mueller Report, and What Happens Next

WASHINGTON - America is waiting for special counsel Robert Mueller's report. But anyone looking for a grand narrative on President ...

U.S. Rejects Ukraine Top Prosecutor's 'Don't Prosecute' Accusation

KYIV -- The U.S. State Department has denied an explosive claim by Ukrainian Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko that U.S. Ambassador to ...

Desperate Migrant Families Overwhelm US Border Agencies

MCALLEN, TEXAS - A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. ...

US Forecasters Say Unprecedented Spring Flooding Possible

The stage is set for unprecedented major flooding this spring for most of the nation, U.S. weather officials said Thursday. ...

Myanmar Military Shrugs Off U.S. Senators Call For Rohingya Sanctions

Myanmars military rejected as one-sided accusations on Thursday a call by U.S. senators to slap sanctions on Myanmar's army chief ...

Pound plunges as traders confront possibility of no-deal Brexit

The pound had its worst day in two months on Thursday as traders suddenly awoke to the prospect of a ...

Experts dispute testosterone test for top female athletes

Paris - Barring South African runner CAS delays Semenya verdict until April Having unusually elevated levels of the hormone - ...

Trump: US Recognizes Israeli Sovereignty Over Golan Heights

President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, the Syrian territory it ...

Vietnamese Human Rights Campaigner Stuck in Scary Limbo in Thailand

Hiding in Thailand, Vietnamese human rights campaigner Bach Hong Quyen fears hes in the cross-hairs of two nations: Vietnam which ...

U.S. Rejects Top Ukrainian Prosecutor's 'Don't Prosecute' Accusation

The U.S. State Department has dismissed a reported claim by Ukrainian Prosecutor-General Yuriy Lutsenko that U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch gave ...

SEE: The top SA city for quality of living

Durban was ranked as South Africa's best city in terms of quality of living, according to Mercer's 21st Quality of ...

Juve to avoid US pre-season amid Ronaldo rape claims - report

Milan - Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus will play the pre-season International Champions Cup in Asia and not in the United States ...

Kvitova, Pliskova snub Fed Cup playoffs

Prague - Petra Kvitova and Karolina Pliskova will snub the Fed Cup playoffs against Canada in April, raising the chances ...

Iran to Attend Prague Performance Design Quadrennial

Iran is, for the first time, going to participate in a major international theatre design event held in the Czech ...

Venezuelan Opposition Leader Guaido Says His Top Aide Detained

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents have detained his chief of staff. Guaido's aide, ...

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Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...

Southgate supports Rice amid IRA storm

London - England manager Gareth Southgate expressed his support for Declan Rice after the West Ham midfielder apologised on Thursday ...

Experts dispute testosterone test for top female athletes

Paris - Barring South African runner CAS delays Semenya verdict until April Having unusually elevated levels of the hormone - ...

Juve to avoid US pre-season amid Ronaldo rape claims - report

Milan - Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus will play the pre-season International Champions Cup in Asia and not in the United States ...

FIFA bans former Ecuador football chief for life

Zurich - FIFA on Thursday slapped a lifetime ban on the disgraced former head of Ecuador's football federation, Luis Chiriboga ...

Finch hopes Australia carry momentum in Pakistan series

Sharjah - Australian skipper Aaron Finch hopes his team carry the momentum of a series win in India to their ...

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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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