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George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...

Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...

Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...

French Yellow Vests engage in clashes, over 500 detained

PARIS, France - Anticipating violent clashes that have broke out in the French capital and in other cities across the ...

John Kelly reportedly to step down as Trump chief of staff

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff John Kelly is on his way out of the White ...

Iran warns over U.S. sanctions: Drug trafficking will rise

TEHRAN, Iran - After the U.S. reimposed crippling sanctions on Iran and its key oil exports, months after exiting the ...

Dozens injured, six dead in stampede at Italian nightclub

ANCONA, Italy - A popular nightclub near Italy's eastern coastal city of Ancona witnessed chaotic scenes on Saturday after a ...

U.S. presidents appointing supporters as AG not uncommon

WASHINGTON DC - With President Donald Trump’s announcement that he would nominate former Attorney General William P. Barr to fill ...

Mueller reveals how Cohen masked the truth and Manafort lied

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a highly anticipated court filing made on Friday, Federal prosecutors sought a "substantial" prison term for ...

Middle East resolutions dominate at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York – The UN General Assembly on Friday adopted 36 resolutions and four decisions, relating to a variety ...

Trump Plan to Reclassify Nuke Waste Alarms Environmentalists

SPOKANE, WASHINGTON - The Trump administration wants to reclassify some radioactive waste left from the production of nuclear weapons to ...

Uyghur Scholar Arrested Over Politically Sensitive Book

Authorities in northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR) have arrested a prominent Uyghur scholar in a case believed linked ...

Cambodia Now More Free Than Under Khmer Rouge: Hun Sen

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen kept the bar low in a statement marking the 70th anniversary of International Human Rights ...

Tibetan Youth Self-Immolates Over China's Tibet Policies

A young Tibetan man set himself on fire outside a district security office in China's Sichuan province earlier this month, ...

EU's Top Diplomat: EU-Iran Trade Vehicle Could Be Ready by Year-End

BRUSSELS - The European Union's foreign policy chief said Monday a system to facilitate non-dollar trade with Iran and circumvent ...

Nobel Laureate Mukwege Worried Congo Vote Could Lead to War

OSLO - Presidential elections in Democratic Republic of Congo this month could lead to conflict if they are not free, ...

Kosovo's Prime Minister Says New Army Will Serve World Peace

PRISTINA, KOSOVO - Kosovo's prime minister said Monday the army the country expects to have soon will be a modest ...

Church Renovation Lifts Christmas Spirit in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, WEST BANK - A historic renovation of the Church of the Nativity is lifting spirits in the biblical town ...

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Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...

George HW Bush, the last U.S. president to win a war

There are many reasons to miss George H.W. Bush, the 41st president of the United States. A World War II ...

Turkey told extradition of Saudi nationals is not on

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Suspects in the Turkish investigation into the assassination of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi will not ...

Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...

Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...

Helicopter crash in Sudan kills top ministers, others hurt

KHARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident on Sunday, a helicopter carrying government officials in Sudan crashed in the country's ...

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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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