Tue, 22 Oct 2019

Bus crash in Democratic Republic of Congo claims many lives

MBANZA-NGUNGU, Democratic Republic of Congo - At least 30 people are dead and many others injured after a bus crashed ...

White House now looking for new G7 venue as Trump bows out

WASHINGTON, DC - In an abrupt about-face U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday night the upcoming G7 in June ...

EU to decide on half-hearted request by UK to extend Brexit deadline

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday sent the European Union an unsigned photocopy of a request ...

China-U.S. trade frictions could fracture globe, says Antnio Guterres

WASHINGTON, DC - Tensions relating to global trade and technology continue to rise and the international community needs to "do ...

UK prime minister vows to leave EU by 31 October after losing poll

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is sticking to his guns despite failing to get parliamentary backing to ...

Trump floated idea of his property being venue for G7 summit

WASHINGTON, DC - At his suggestion, U.S. President Donald Trump will host next year's G7 at one of his own ...

Shelling and clashes in northern Syria continue despite ceasefire

NORTHEASTERN SYRIA - Shelling and clashes in northern Syria on the border with Turkey continue to cause hundreds of people ...

Explosion targets worshippers at Mosque near Jalalabad in Afghanistan

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - Dozens of worshippers have been killed and scores more wounded Friday in an explosion at a mosque ...

India tour in doubt as Bangladesh go on strike

Dhaka - Bangladesh's professional cricketers - including several members of the national squad - went on strike on Monday to ...

OPINION | Confused Proteas: It's never been this bad, has it?

Cape Town - We can be patient and we can acknowledge a period of renewal, but what we can't do ...

Bali meth cases: French, Thai nationals could face firing squad

Two Thai women and a Frenchman could face the death penalty after they were caught smuggling meth into Bali, the ...

Outcry in Ukraine Over Song Mocking Ex-Central Bank Chief

KYIV, UKRAINE - Ukrainian officials on Monday lashed out at a parody song targeting Ukraine's former central bank chief and ...

Sussexes Determined Not to Let British Tabloids Destroy Their Life

The Duke and the Duchess of Sussex said in a joint interview with ITV news filmed during their tour in ...

There's been a spike in fake African art. What's being done to fight it

The art world has been dealing with fakes for more than 2 000 years, with perhaps the most notorious case ...

Are working-class students and academics avoiding top universities?

When it comes to university choices for both students and academics, it might seem like everyone wants to study and ...

Your political views can predict how you pronounce certain words

Politics can predict the TV shows we watch, the shops we frequent and the places we live.But what about the ...

Americans, especially millennials, are embracing plant-based meat products

By 2050, many scientists estimate that the world food supply will have to increase sharply from today's level to meet ...

Boris Johnson revives push to get Brexit deal passed

Boris Johnson is making a fresh bid to deliver on his promise to take Britain out of the European Union ...

China braces for economic growth to fall below 6%

China's policy makers are preparing for two key policy meetings in the coming weeks with fresh evidence that sooner rather ...

Your cup of coffee may get cheaper with a flood of Robusta

The world has more than enough coffee, and Indonesia is looking to add to the glut.The coffee industry in the ...

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White House now looking for new G7 venue as Trump bows out

WASHINGTON, DC - In an abrupt about-face U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday night the upcoming G7 in June ...

Trump floated idea of his property being venue for G7 summit

WASHINGTON, DC - At his suggestion, U.S. President Donald Trump will host next year's G7 at one of his own ...

WikiLeaks Founder Assange in Court to Fight Extradition

LONDON - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in court Monday to fight extradition to the United States on charges of ...

Your political views can predict how you pronounce certain words

Politics can predict the TV shows we watch, the shops we frequent and the places we live.But what about the ...

Americans, especially millennials, are embracing plant-based meat products

By 2050, many scientists estimate that the world food supply will have to increase sharply from today's level to meet ...

US Military Crosses Into Iraq From Syria

U.S. troops have crossed into Iraq from Syria, Reuters reported Monday.The news agency said the troops traveled over the Sahela ...

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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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