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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 ...

US Sues Edward Snowden Over new Book, Cites Non-disclosure Agreements

WASHINGTON - The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who ...

Former Afghan Prez condemns Kabul, Parwan blasts

Kabul [Afghanistan], Sept 17 (ANI): Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday condemned "in the strongest term" the brazen blasts ...

Two Separate Suicide Bombings Kill At Least 48 In Afghanistan

Two Taliban attacks have killed at least 48 people and wounded dozens more in Afghanistan, 11 days before the country ...

Explainer: Was Iran Behind Attacks On Saudi Oil Installations?

Suspected drone attacks on key oil installations in Saudi Arabia have rattled world energy markets, spiked regional tensions, and provoked ...

Envoy: U.S., Belarus To Bring Back Ambassadors After 11-Year Pause

MINSK -- The United States and Belarus plan to resume hosting ambassadors after an 11-year hiatus amid mutual growing concern ...

IAEA Showcases Successful Environmental Remediation Initiatives

Considerable progress in dealing with the legacies of past nuclear activities has been made over the last decade, and this ...

Saudi King Calls for International Response to Oil Facility Attacks

WASHINGTON - Saudi King Salman said Tuesday his country is capable of defending itself against the "cowardly attacks" that knocked ...

Montreal 'damaged' Vettel's faith in F1 - Ecclestone

Cape Town - Bernie Ecclestone has leapt to the defence of Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, saying the German has every right ...

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Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

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 ...

Priyanka Chopra reveals her plans of having kids with Nick Jonas

Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 17 (ANI): Global icon Priyanka Chopra, who is on cloud nine after attending the premiere of ...

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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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