Tue, 21 Jan 2020

Pakistan: US 'Applauded' Steps Against Terror Financing

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN - Pakistan hosted high-level talks with the United States on Monday to review steps Islamabad has taken to ...

Refugee stories reveal anxieties about the Canada-U.S. border

For the past two years, Roxham Road - a dead-end street between Champlain, N.Y., and Hemmingford, Que., - has received ...

ILO: Labor Inequality Threatens Social Cohesion

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - The International Labor Organization warns that rising unemployment and inequality are preventing people from working their way ...

Eight Countries Back European-Led Naval Mission In Strait Of Hormuz

Eight European Union member states have given their support for a European-led maritime surveillance mission in the Strait of Hormuz, ...

Toronto FC's Bradley to undergo ankle surgery

Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley is slated to undergo ankle surgery on Tuesday and will miss approximately four months, general ...

2020 Democratic Contenders Link Arms in King Day March

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA - In the closing days before the first votes are cast in the Democratic presidential contest, the ...

Britain's Johnson Poised to Give Huawei Role in 5G Development

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson appears set to give the go-ahead for Chinese telecom giant Huawei to play a role ...

Trump Heads to Switzerland With Senate Trial to Reconvene

WASHINGTON - When President Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial is called to order in the Senate this week, he won't ...

Trump Lawyers: President Did 'Absolutely Nothing Wrong' on Ukraine

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump's lawyers on Monday assailed the impeachment case against him as a "dangerous perversion of ...

RSL legend Beckerman agrees to deal

Real Salt Lake midfielder Kyle Beckerman agreed to a contract for his 14th season with the organization, the team announced ...

US Envoy Says It's His Mustache; South Koreans Say Otherwise

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - The U.S. ambassador to South Korea has some unusual explanations for the harsh criticism he's faced ...

A Look at Expected Participants in Virginia Gun Rally

RICHMOND, VA - State officials and U.S. hate-monitoring groups are warning about the potential for violence ahead of a gun-rights ...

Iran Says It Still Respects 2015 Nuclear Deal

Iran still observes a landmark 2015 nuclear deal with world powers despite rolling back its commitments to the pact, Foreign ...

Iran Foreign Minister To Skip Davos Forum Amid Tensions With U.S.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will skip the World Economic Forum which kicks off in the Swiss resort of ...

Ukraine Presses Iran Over Downed Plane's Black Boxes

Ukraine is urging Iran to return the black-box flight recorders of a Ukrainian passenger plane shot down by the Iranian ...

Fish, sausage, even honey: Food fraud is hidden in plain sight

The globalization of the food chain has resulted in increased complexity and diminished transparency and trust into how and where ...

Latin America and Caribbean region deadliest for journalists in 2019

The figures come from the Observatory of Killed Journalists database, which is maintained by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural ...

Iran Says It Will Quit Non-Proliferation Treaty if Case Goes to UN

DUBAI - Iran said on Monday it could quit the global nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) if European countries refer it ...

Malaysia Sends Back Trash, Says Won't be World's Waste Bin

PENANG, MALAYSIA - Malaysia has sent back 150 containers of plastic waste to 13 mainly rich countries since the third ...

Thousands Rally in Virginia for Gun Rights

RICHMOND, VA - Thousands of gun-rights activists - some brandishing their military-style rifles - crowded the streets surrounding Virginia's Capitol ...

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Prince Harry and Meghan to cut formal ties with Palace

LONDON, UK - While Prince Harry will continue to be Prince Harry, and he and his wife will remain the ...

Refugee stories reveal anxieties about the Canada-U.S. border

For the past two years, Roxham Road - a dead-end street between Champlain, N.Y., and Hemmingford, Que., - has received ...

Kadri, MacKinnon help Avalanche knock off Red Wings

Nazem Kadri and Nathan MacKinnon each scored twice and rookie defenseman Cale Makar reached another franchise record before the All-Star ...

Raptors hold off Hawks' rally

Norman Powell came off the bench to score 27 points and Fred VanVleet scored eight points in the final 63 ...

Toronto FC's Bradley to undergo ankle surgery

Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley is slated to undergo ankle surgery on Tuesday and will miss approximately four months, general ...

Britain's Johnson Poised to Give Huawei Role in 5G Development

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson appears set to give the go-ahead for Chinese telecom giant Huawei to play a role ...

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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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