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US hits Iran with new sanctions while Pompeo New! 2019-03-22 10:07:18WASHINGTON (AP) - The Trump administration hit Iran with new sanctions on Friday while Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was denouncing Iran's growing i

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Trump says it's time for U.S. to recognize 2019-03-21 13:25:00President Trump says that it's time to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. In a tweet Thursday, Trump said that after 52 years, i

Former Brazilian president Michel Temer arrested in sweeping 2019-03-21 12:45:00Former Brazilian president Michel Temer was arrested on corruption charges Thursday, a dramatic development in a sprawling corruption probe that has r

Venezuelan forces detain key aide to opposition leader 2019-03-21 09:40:00Venezuelan security forces detained a key aide to opposition leader Juan Guaidó in a raid on his home early Thursday, an opposition lawmaker sa

Israel’s Netanyahu gets election campaign boost, courtesy of 2019-03-20 17:00:00Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu got an invaluable election season boost Wednesday when America’s top diplomat arrived with a handshake

A father and son are buried as New 2019-03-20 10:55:00A father and son who fled the civil war in Syria for “the safest country in the world” were buried before hundreds of mourners Wednesday,

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Trump expected to nominate Washington attorney Christopher Landau 2019-03-19 14:55:00President Trump is expected to nominate a Washington attorney, Christopher Landau, to be the next United States ambassador to Mexico, the White House

As Hong Kong grows, locals contend with a 2019-03-19 06:00:00Out of the darkness appeared a snout. “Fei zhu! Fat pig!” 8-year-old Shino Chen shouted to her younger brother as she jumped up and down a

Australia’s #EggBoy may face charges, but he’s won 2019-03-18 20:45:00On Friday, he was just another Australian high school student. By the end of the weekend, 17-year-old Will Connolly was the international sensation #E

The youngest known victim in New Zealand mosque 2019-03-17 21:30:00He spent just three years on this Earth; but in some ways, a friend said, he seemed like an old soul. Before he became the youngest known victim of Ch

‘Not a white supremacist,’ aide says of Trump, 2019-03-17 15:15:00Two days after the New Zealand mosque massacre in which 50 people were slaughtered by a white nationalist targeting Muslims, President Trump’s a

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London underground station attack leads to murder charges 2019-03-12 18:38:32Two men were arrested and charged with murder in connection with an alleged assault at an underground station in northwest London Sunday, British Tran

Anti-Brexit Britons hit Irish pub in Brussels to 2019-03-12 18:14:14A small group of British citizens who oppose Brexit were in an Irish pub in Belgium's capital when they watched a vote on their country's future.

UN expert says Kim Jong Un demand shows 2019-03-12 17:59:03The head of the U.N. panel monitoring sanctions against North Korea says the fact that the only thing Kim Jong Un asked for at the Hanoi summit was to

Colombia: Even Maduro's relatives seeking relief from outage 2019-03-12 17:41:04The blackout engulfing Venezuela is forcing many to seek refuge — even, as it turns out, President Nicolas Maduro's own relatives.

6 Malian army soldiers killed when vehicles hit 2019-03-12 17:21:16Two Malian army vehicles hit explosive devices in the central Mopti region on Tuesday, killing at least six soldiers, the army said.

Mexican top cop: security is deficient throughout country 2019-03-12 16:58:50Mexico's top security official says that "security is deficient in almost the whole country," after a large group of migrants went missing in north

North Korean threat of a rocket launch ‘catastrophic’ 2019-03-12 16:05:12A South Korean adviser warned Tuesday that North Korea risks “catastrophic” consequences for diplomacy efforts if they use the threat of a

Japan agrees to fund Sri Lanka's light railway 2019-03-12 15:45:05Sri Lanka's finance ministry says Japan has agreed to provide a loan to build the first light railway system aimed at easing traffic congestion in th

Theresa May's Brexit deal faces new vote in 2019-03-12 15:35:33British Prime Minister Theresa May is hoping recent revisions to her Brexit deal will finally persuade the British Parliament to pledge their support

Uruguay's president removes commander-in-chief of the army 2019-03-12 15:15:46Uruguay's president has removed the country's commander-in-chief of the army after he questioned how local courts have handled cases involving membe

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Israeli PM Netanyahu says will sue political rivals New! 2019-03-22 14:01:06Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday that he will sue two of his main political rivals for libel over remarks relating to a graft

Hundreds of thousands of Algerians rally against Bouteflika New! 2019-03-22 14:00:46Hundreds of thousands of Algerians rallied on Friday to demand the immediate resignation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who is fighting for his po

Trump says he is withdrawing earlier North Korea-related New! 2019-03-22 13:59:44U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he was ordering the withdrawal of recently announced North Korea-related sanctions imposed by the U.S. Trea

Drone sighting prompted 30-minute air traffic stoppage at New! 2019-03-22 13:56:05A drone sighting prompted a 30-minute stoppage of air traffic at Frankfurt airport, one of the world's busiest, on Friday, an airport spokesman said.

South American presidents announce creation of new regional New! 2019-03-22 13:54:43A group of South American leaders signed a declaration to create a regional bloc of nations they say is open to any country, regardless of ideology, t

Cholera cases reported as hunger, disease stalk African New! 2019-03-22 13:50:34Cholera cases were reported on Friday in the Mozambican city of Beira, adding a risk of deadly illnesses for hundreds of thousands of people who are s

Truck driver in fatal Canada hockey bus crash New! 2019-03-22 13:33:51The driver who caused the deaths of 16 people on a rural Canadian road in Saskatchewan after crashing his truck into a bus transporting a junior hocke

Shortages of everything, and worries about relatives, for New! 2019-03-22 13:32:21At a camp near the city of Beira for people rescued from Mozambique's catastrophic flooding, residents were dealing on Friday with worries about thei

China's Xi looks to strengthen Italian ties, evokes New! 2019-03-22 13:26:00Italy and China want to revive the spirit of the ancient Silk Road by deepening their trade and investment ties, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on

Turkey's Erdogan shows shooting video again, hours after New! 2019-03-22 13:22:38Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan replayed graphic footage of New Zealand's worst mass shooting at an election rally on Friday - just hours after that

'We are one' says PM Ardern as New New! 2019-03-22 13:22:38The Muslim call to prayer sounded out over Christchurch and around New Zealand on Friday, as thousands gathered to remember the 50 people killed by a

U.N. experts rebuke U.S. 'threats', visa ban on New! 2019-03-22 13:21:14United Nations human rights experts called on the United States on Friday to stop its "threats" and visa bans against the International Criminal Cou

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Mexican President Lopez Obrador's baseball passion shows in New! 2019-03-22 14:05:29 Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who for several years has not hid his passion for baseball, approved unprecedented state funding to pr

South American nations form new regional group New! 2019-03-22 13:23:05 Six South American presidents met Friday to create a new regional group named Prosur after a previous attempt of regional integration named Unasur fa

Priest stabbed during Friday Mass in Montreal is New! 2019-03-22 12:38:54 A Montreal-area priest is in stable condition after being stabbed during a service Friday morning.

Two U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan New! 2019-03-22 09:47:20 Two U.S. service members died in Afghanistan Friday while conducting a military operation, NATO said in a statement.

Gallup poll: Half of Americans back independent Palestine New! 2019-03-22 09:17:12 A new Gallup poll finds 50 percent of Americans support an independent Palestinian state in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, the highest number sinc

Boy who alerted police to bus hijacker in New! 2019-03-22 08:25:18 An Egyptian boy who called for help when his school bus was hijacked and set on fire in Italy is being rewarded with expedited citizenship.

Kenyan president's social media deactivated after his Twitter New! 2019-03-22 06:54:25 Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta's social media accounts were deactivated after a politically volatile tweet sent by someone with "unauthorized acce

Indonesia's Garuda Airlines cancels order for 49 Boeing New! 2019-03-22 05:30:00 Indonesia's national airline Garuda said Friday that it is canceling an order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft.

North Korea withdraws from Kaesong liaison office New! 2019-03-22 04:43:24 North Korea abruptly withdrew from the inter-Korea liaison office in Kaesong on Friday.

South Korea conservative scolds Moon Jae-in for absence New! 2019-03-22 03:24:41 South Korea's main opposition conservative leader said Friday President Moon Jae-in's absence at a memorial for fallen South Korean sailors is "re

Christchurch shooting survivor: 'We are broken-hearted but we New! 2019-03-22 02:55:33 New Zealand is heartbroken by the deaths of 50 people killed during last week's terrorist attack but the nation is not broken, Imam Gamal Founda sai

China chemical plant explodes, killing 47 New! 2019-03-22 00:51:25 At least 47 people are dead and 32 are in critical condition following a massive explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China.

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Pressure on Iran, Hezbollah is working, Pompeo says New! 2019-03-22 13:53:23U.S. sanctions on Iran and Hezbollah are working, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Friday on a visit to Beirut, calling on Lebanon to stand up to t

Video: Chinese policeman dresses up as woman to New! 2019-03-22 13:21:36

Europe cannot remain a 'prisoner' to Brexit delays, New! 2019-03-22 12:25:03French President Emmanuel Macron said Friday that Europe must not remain a "prisoner" to the uncertainties and delays of the Brexit process as Prime

Hundreds of thousands of Algerians rally to demand New! 2019-03-22 12:09:28Hundreds of thousands of Algerians braved heavy rains on Friday to take to the streets again demanding the resignation of longtime President Abdelaziz

Kashmir: The forgotten victims of an endless war New! 2019-03-22 11:56:07Kashmir, in the foothills of the Himalayas, is a region claimed by both India and Pakistan. On both sides of the border, the mainly Muslim population

Major exhibit of Tutankhamun artifacts opens in Paris New! 2019-03-22 11:40:27A new exhibit of artifacts from the tomb of ancient Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun is opening in Paris more than 50 years after a similar exhibit set a

Week in Review: Fleeing Bolsonaro’s Brazil, on safari New! 2019-03-22 10:25:07FRANCE 24 spoke to one of Brazil’s first openly gay lawmakers, Jean Wyllys, about fleeing his homeland and Turkish author Orhan Pamuk about his

A different note: Celebrating the work of women New! 2019-03-22 10:22:01Of the 1,400-plus classical music concerts held across the globe in the last year, only 76 included a piece composed by a woman. That's right, just 7

France says Israeli sovereignty over Golan breaks international New! 2019-03-22 09:13:21France does not recognise the Israeli annexation of the Golan Heights and its recognition – as called for by US President Donald Trump – i

British press reacts to Theresa May's 'last chance' New! 2019-03-22 07:31:50European Union leaders on Friday gave Britain one final opportunity to avoid a no-deal Brexit. How did the British newspapers react to this postponeme

Yellow Vest protests: Macron's 'risky' plan to put New! 2019-03-22 06:09:00French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that soldiers will be deployed across the country to help maintain security during Yellow Vest protests

New Zealand honours attack victims with silence, call New! 2019-03-22 01:03:14The Muslim call to prayer rang out across New Zealand on Friday followed by two minutes of nationwide silence to mark a week since a white supremacist

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Catholic priest charged in Texas for allegedly molesting New! 2019-03-22 14:00:00 A 75-year-old Catholic priest in Austin, Texas, has been arrested and charged for allegedly molesting a woman in hospice care while administering the

Frankfurt air traffic suspended after 2 drones spotted New! 2019-03-22 13:37:00 Air traffic to and from Frankfurt Airport in southern Germany was suspended for half an hour, after two drones were seen in the vicinity, an airport

Trump orders withdrawal of fresh North Korea-related sanctions New! 2019-03-22 13:33:00 US President Donald Trump has ordered the withdrawal of the new round of North Korea-related sanctions that had been announced earlier by the US Trea

‘Cut off the baby factory’: Baffling ‘population-control ASMR’ New! 2019-03-22 13:29:28 While the internet is home to some truly bizarre videos, the “multi-dimensional team” of the “Angelic Initiative” on YouTube

'I didn’t know I could knock him out New! 2019-03-22 13:26:00 Russian viral sensation Vasiliy Kamotskiy recently wowed the world by winning an utterly bizarre new sport in literally stunning fashion - knocking o

'Meatball' Molly McCann vying to outdo Paige VanZant New! 2019-03-22 12:41:00 While Molly McCann's face wasn't exactly picture-perfect following her hard fought win against Priscilla Cachoeira at last week's UFC London, the

China plans to investigate firms sanctioned by US New! 2019-03-22 12:37:00Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Dr Evil’ tattooist given 3 years in jail New! 2019-03-22 12:27:00 A tattooist known as ‘Dr Evil’ who removed nipples and performed tongue splitting on clients has been jailed after an ear removal sparked

Main suspect confessed to Utrecht tram shooting, Dutch New! 2019-03-22 11:59:00Read Full Article at RT.com

Danger zone: 64yo civilian injured after fighter jet New! 2019-03-22 11:53:20 A 64-year-old civilian passenger suffered serious back injuries and was hospitalized after being accidentally ejected from a French Air Force Rafale

Taxi CRUSHED by truck full of dirt in New! 2019-03-22 11:50:00 A truck carrying dirt has collided with a taxi in Moscow, overturning and flattening the car. Both the cab driver and the passenger died in the horri

#ICYMI: Does mosque massacre livestream show we need New! 2019-03-22 11:37:29 Perhaps one of the most shocking elements of the livestreaming of a mosque massacre by a racist lunatic in New Zealand was just how many people went

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Pak may soon hit oil, gas jackpot: Imran New! 2019-03-22 12:51:07

Islamic state no longer holds any territory in New! 2019-03-22 12:29:16

Italian move to join China's belt and road New! 2019-03-22 08:50:49

Cyclone Idai deaths could exceed 1,000 as need New! 2019-03-22 07:25:35The number of deaths could be beyond the 1,000. Helicopters set off into the rain for another day of efforts to find people clinging to rooftops and t

Sri Lanka Tamils demand foreign judges in war New! 2019-03-22 04:36:08

Almost 100 dead as Iraq ferry sinks on New! 2019-03-22 01:21:27

New Zealand prays, falls silent, a week after New! 2019-03-21 23:14:45Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern led an estimated 5,000 people standing quietly at Hagley Park in front of the Al Noor mosque, where most of the victims

Trump: Time for US to recognize Israeli sovereignty New! 2019-03-21 22:43:28The disputed area was captured by Israel in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed in 1981, a move not recognized internationally. Netanyahu has pressed

End the Brexit ambiguity, Emmanuel Macron tells Britain 2019-03-21 19:52:31

Two lakh in Zimbabwe hit by floods, cyclone: 2019-03-21 18:59:05

Death toll in China chemical plant blast jumps 2019-03-21 07:53:22More than 600 people are receiving medical treatment following Thursday afternoon's blast at the industrial park in Yancheng, said the city governmen

Trump says public should see 'ridiculous' Mueller report 2019-03-21 04:22:21Special counsel Robert Mueller is expected to present a report to the Justice Department any day now outlining the findings of his nearly two-year inv

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Jordan Peterson’s ’12 Rules for Life’ pulled by New! 2019-03-22 13:50:01A major chain of bookstores in New Zealand has stopped selling Jordan Peterson’s book 12 Rules for Life, citing

Trump announces withdrawal of some North Korea-related sanctions New! 2019-03-22 13:49:46It was not immediately clear what sanctions Trump was referring to, although the United States on Thursday blacklisted two Chinese shipping companies

Wayward raccoon stranded in Florida waters has to New! 2019-03-22 13:25:27A wayward raccoon stranded on a channel marker off the coast of Florida had to be rescued twice by police and wildlife officials.

WestJet will stick with Boeing 737 MAX 8 New! 2019-03-22 12:51:52The Calgary-based airline says it won't follow the lead of Indonesia's flag carrier, which cancelled its multibillion-dollar order for 49 Max 8 jets

Police detain black man — who was moving New! 2019-03-22 12:37:42Karle Robinson was moving items in the middle of the night in a small Kansas town that is 97 per cent white, census figures show.

Boeing 737 MAX fallout continues as airline seeks New! 2019-03-22 12:32:55It is the first announcement of a cancellation since Boeing's new model aircraft were grounded following fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia.

ISIS has lost all its territory in Syria, New! 2019-03-22 12:21:07U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that U.S.-backed forces had dislodged the Islamic State militant group from its last holdout in Syria.

‘People will not stand for it’: Trump dismisses New! 2019-03-22 11:57:31President Donald Trump is intensifying his efforts to discredit a highly anticipated report on the special counsel's Russia investigation.

‘Respect’: Powerful photo of police officer in headscarf New! 2019-03-22 11:03:40A powerful photo of a New Zealand police officer standing guard outside of a Christchurch cemetery — while wearing a black headscarf with a red

Suspicious package found in Ireland looks identical to New! 2019-03-22 08:18:57A suspicious parcel discovered at a postal sorting office in the western Irish county of Limerick appears to be identical to letter bombs se

Trump vows to recognize Israeli sovereignty over disputed 2019-03-21 13:59:40U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to recognize Israel’s rule over the Golan Heights region on Twitter Thursday afternoon.

Overweight ex-factory farm chicken fitted with ‘wheelchair’ so 2019-03-21 13:11:04An animal sanctuary in Oklahoma built a makeshift “wheelchair” for one of many hens the group rescued from a defunct factory farm.

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