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Portugal resists US appeal to bar Huawei from New! 2019-12-05 07:02:13LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal won’t exclude Chinese companies from competing in a planned public tender for the country’s next-generati

Israeli foreign minister says he hopes Corbyn isn’t New! 2019-12-05 06:19:46JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel’s foreign minister says he hopes the leader of Britain’s Labour Party doesn’t get elected in the country&rsq

Turkish committee backs contentious maritime deal with Libya New! 2019-12-05 06:06:27ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Turkish parliament's foreign affairs committee on Thursday endorsed a controversial deal on maritime boundaries in the Medi

Prosecution: ICC judges were wrong to reject Afghan New! 2019-12-05 05:43:01THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - International Criminal Court judges overstepped their powers when they refused to authorize an investigation into allega

Cyprus to launch Hague court case over Turkey’s New! 2019-12-05 05:36:18NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - The president of Cyprus says authorities are launching legal action at the International Court of Justice in the Hague against

OPEC debates deeper production cuts to push up New! 2019-12-05 05:13:55VIENNA (AP) - The countries that make up the OPEC oil-producing cartel are meeting Thursday to decide whether to cut down on their production and push

U.K. election is full of dirty tricks and New! 2019-12-05 04:45:13LONDON (AP) — Britain is proving a lawless landscape for political mudslingers mining cyberspace for votes in an election that could determine t

China says US must cut tariffs in trade New! 2019-12-05 04:24:03BEIJING (AP) - Washington must roll back punitive tariffs on Chinese imports if the two sides reach a trade deal, China said Thursday, indicating Beij

58 migrants dead after boat capsizes off Mauritania New! 2019-12-05 03:33:50NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — Scores of migrants who swam through rough Atlantic Ocean waters to safety from a capsized boat while 58 others dro

Moon calls for Chinese role in denuclearizing North New! 2019-12-05 03:18:38SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday the global diplomatic push to defuse the nuclear standoff with North Korea

Mass strike over pensions tangles transport across France New! 2019-12-05 02:10:55PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower shut down Thursday, France's vaunted high-speed trains stood still and teachers walked off the job as unions laun

Global shares rise on optimism about US-China trade New! 2019-12-05 01:47:06TOKYO (AP) - Global shares were higher Thursday amid renewed hopes that a U.S. trade deal with China may be near despite recent tough talk from Presid

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Star Trek writer D.C. Fontana dead at 80 2019-12-04 18:03:51Star Trek writer and story editor D.C. Fontana has died at the age of 80.

Did Princess Anne really snub Donald Trump? Apparently 2019-12-04 17:30:20Princess Anne - a no-nonsense, all-business royal - was the unlikely focus of frenzied chatter online and elsewhere Wednesday after a video had some p

France comes to a standstill as mass strike 2019-12-04 16:51:31French trains rolled to a halt Wednesday evening, kicking off massive nationwide strikes and protests against President Emmanuel Macron's plans to ov

Man acquitted in fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin 2019-12-04 15:38:01George Zimmerman, who was acquitted of murder after fatally shooting unarmed black teen Trayvon Martin in a 2012 case that drew attention across the U

Pakistani investigators say hundreds of girls and women 2019-12-04 14:36:17Pakistani investigators have confirmed at least 629 girls and women from across the country were sold as brides to Chinese men and taken to China

Cha In-ha found dead in latest Korean pop-culture 2019-12-04 12:09:49South Korean actor Cha In-ha was found dead in his home, police said on Wednesday, the country's third young celebrity to die in the past two months

Middleman gives details to Malta court of plot 2019-12-04 10:35:27The self-confessed middleman in the murder of a journalist tells a court that a wealthy Maltese businessman was the brains behind the killing, but say

Germany expels 2 Russian diplomats in probe of 2019-12-04 09:45:14Federal German prosecutors on Wednesday took over the investigation of a brazen daylight slaying of a Georgian man on the streets of Berlin, after con

European Union on track to miss 2030 climate 2019-12-04 09:26:01The European Union said Wednesday that it will likely miss its target for reducing greenhouse gases by 2030, dealing a blow to the bloc's efforts to

Trump's conduct meets definition of 'high crimes and 2019-12-04 08:05:55Four law school professors gave lessons on American history and presidential politics before the House judiciary committee hearing on Wednesday, with

NATO's secretary general lauds Canada's role in strengthening 2019-12-04 02:17:05NATO's secretary general has come out swinging in defence of the military alliance, and says Canada is playing a key role in helping to strengthen th

Google co-founders step down as heads of parent 2019-12-03 18:02:16Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down from their roles within the parent company, Alphabet.

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Trump blasts French President Emmanuel Macron at NATO 2019-12-03 08:06:41President Trump lit into French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday, criticizing comments the French leader made about NATO as "insulting" "very v

As Joe Biden woos Iowa voters, Pete Buttigieg 2019-12-03 08:00:38Among centrist voters inclined to like Biden, the 37-year-old Buttigieg is becoming plausible as an alternative, and he highlights what Biden is not:

Newsletter: From 'witch hunt' to guilty plea 2019-12-03 08:00:05Here are the stories you shouldn't miss today: TOP STORIES From 'Witch Hunt' to Guilty Plea For years, he called it "fake news," "a witch hunt"

Trump proposes tariffs on up to $2.4 billion 2019-12-03 00:42:58The Trump administration is proposing tariffs on up to $2.4 billion worth of French imports — including Roquefort cheese, handbags, lipstick and

As election nears, Boris Johnson tries to keep 2019-12-02 19:10:34Heading into next week's election, Britain's prime minister seeks to avoid a too-tight Trump embrace

Netanyahu trial witnesses may include Vegas magnate Sheldon 2019-12-02 15:05:18The 333 potential witnesses in the trial of Benjamin Netanyahu could include Vegas mogul Sheldon Adelson and wife Miriam and Oracle's Larry Ellison.

Newsletter: Flying in the face of impeachment 2019-12-02 08:00:06Here are the stories you shouldn't miss today: TOP STORIES Flying in the Face of Impeachment As President Trump faces the prospect of becoming the th

Poland's far-right leaders seek to criminalize World War 2019-12-02 06:00:55Poland's far-right leaders have started to vehemently oppose any World War II restitution claims and are advocating for a bill that would not just ba

A U.S. tribe wants to resume whale hunting. 2019-12-01 08:00:58The Makah tribe wants to resume hunting gray whales, allowed under a U.S. treaty. But marine law forbids it, and even advocates of Native American rig

California rock climber Brad Gobright dies in Mexico 2019-11-29 22:31:56California rock climber Brad Gobright dies in a fall while scaling a cliff in northern Mexico. He was 31.

At urging of ayatollah, Iraq's prime minister agrees 2019-11-29 19:58:56Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi says he'll submit his resignation a day after more than 40 people were killed by security forces.

Black Friday frenzy goes global, and not everyone's 2019-11-29 11:17:46People don't celebrate Thanksgiving in France, or Denmark, or the Czech Republic — but they do shop on Black Friday

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Japan plans to send 270 sailors to Middle New! 2019-12-04 22:23:32Japan is working on a plan to send about 270 seamen to the Middle East to guard ships supplying Japan under a law that allows military deployments for

Beijing envoy warns of 'destructive forces' trying to New! 2019-12-04 21:15:02China's envoy to the United States on Wednesday said the two countries were trying to resolve their differences over trade, but he warned of forces t

Bolivia election rigging in favor of Morales was New! 2019-12-04 21:09:22An Americas regional forum on Wednesday published details of "deliberate" and "malicious" steps to rig Bolivia's October election in favor of th

China official media blasts U.S. Uighur bill, calls New! 2019-12-04 20:45:37Chinese official media excoriated the United States and called for harsh reprisals in editorials on Thursday after the U.S. House of Representatives p

Cobwebbed bikes and carpool apps: France braces for New! 2019-12-04 20:14:21Commuters scrambled to fix up old bicycles, reserve carpool rides and arrange emergency childcare ahead of one of France's biggest public sector stri

Samoa goes door-to-door to fight measles, combat anti-vaccination New! 2019-12-04 20:04:55Samoa closed all non-essential public and private services on Thursday to combat a measles epidemic that has killed more than 60 people, mostly babies

Pentagon official says there are indications Iranian 'aggression' New! 2019-12-04 19:46:59A senior Pentagon official said on Wednesday there were indications that Iran could potentially carry out aggressive actions in the future, amid simme

Little wiggle room as Ukraine, Russia leaders meet New! 2019-12-04 19:43:52Ukrainian and Russian leaders will try to seal a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine and agree on prisoner swaps when they meet next week, but with Kiev poli

Australia to trim government as PM demands policy 2019-12-04 19:31:03Australia will cut the number of government departments next year to focus on the continuity of policy and improving service, Prime Minister Scott Mor

Gas explosion collapses three-story building in Polish ski 2019-12-04 19:08:13A three-story building in the Polish ski resort of Szczyrk in southern Poland collapsed on Wednesday following a gas explosion, a local police spokesm

Up to 57 dead after migrant boat sinks 2019-12-04 18:23:18Up to 57 people have died after a ship from Gambia carrying around 150 migrants sank off the coast of Mauritania on Wednesday, the U.N. migration agen

Trump lawyer argues against Afghan war crimes investigation 2019-12-04 18:07:57A lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump argued at the International Criminal Court on Wednesday that prosecutors were wrong to seek an investigation

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Two former Algerian PMs stand trial for corruption 2019-12-04 16:57:36The corruption trial for two former Algerian prime ministers, prominent politicians and automotive industry tycoons started Wednesday in Algiers, with

Iran's Rouhani calls for release of 'innocent' protesters 2019-12-04 15:55:52Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called on Wednesday for the release of any unarmed and innocent people detained during two weeks of sometimes violent

Nobel laureate Shirin Ebadi slams repression in Iran, 2019-12-04 15:46:11Shirin Ebadi, the exiled Iranian lawyer and human rights activist who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2003, speaks to FRANCE 24 about the de

Legal experts summoned by Democrats call Trump actions 2019-12-04 15:11:46Constitutional law experts called by Democrats testified Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s actions concerning Ukraine represented impeacha

Macron says 'no consensus' with Turkey over definition 2019-12-04 13:23:50French President Emmanuel Macron said Wednesday that no consensus could be reached with Turkey on defining terrorism, amid a row with Ankara over Kurd

EU politicians voice 'serious concern' about Malta PM 2019-12-04 12:08:46The head of a European Parliament mission to Malta on Wednesday voiced "serious concern" about Joseph Muscat remaining prime minister during a probe

Abidjan slum-dwellers left homeless after houses razed to 2019-12-04 11:58:01

Macron tells G5 leaders to address 'anti-French 2019-12-04 11:12:38President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday demanded West African leaders dismiss growing anti-French sentiment across the region if they wanted France's

China warns 'price must be paid' after US 2019-12-04 10:50:19China warned Wednesday that a "price must be paid" after the US House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed legislation seeking sanctions against

France looks set for potentially its biggest strike 2019-12-04 10:00:44France is bracing itself for a widespread transport strike starting on Thursday, December 5. This looks set to be the most comprehensive strike the co

Petition to block Macron's plan to privatise Paris 2019-12-04 06:30:45Opponents of a French government plan to privatise Paris’s Airports received a boost on Wednesday after their petition garnered more than one mi

Whoever wins Erewash wins Downing Street – and 2019-12-04 02:07:59Since the constituency of Erewash was created in 1983, the party that wins it has also triumphed in the UK general elections. Traditionally, voters he

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Shale’s debt-fueled drilling boom is coming to an New! 2019-12-05 09:04:16 The financial struggles of the US shale industry are becoming increasingly hard to ignore, but drillers in Appalachia are in particularly bad shape.

Farage suffers HUMILIATION as Brexit Party MEPs quit New! 2019-12-05 08:55:50 Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has been dealt a hammer blow with just a week to go until polling day, after three of his MEPs, including Jacob Rees

OPEC prepares to deepen oil production cuts New! 2019-12-05 08:39:47 The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies are moving closer to agreeing one of the deepest output cuts this decade

‘If you’re going to impeach me, do it New! 2019-12-05 08:33:00 US President Donald Trump has called on House Democrats to move quickly if they are going to impeach him at all, so that “we can have a fair tr

Police fire ‘tear gas’ at marchers in Nantes, New! 2019-12-05 08:20:00 Police have fired tear gas at protesters in Nantes participating in a nationwide strike, according to local media. The unrest could signal dark days

Massive union strike shuts down transportation across France New! 2019-12-05 08:09:00 A nationwide union strike against pension reform has brought transportation across France to a standstill. Photos show thousands of workers marching

Pirates kidnap 19 crew members from Greek crude New! 2019-12-05 07:55:00Read Full Article at RT.com

WATCH the Sun eat the Earth in ESO’s New! 2019-12-05 07:47:00 All good things must come to an end and our Sun, which sustains all life on Earth, is no exception. To illustrate this point, the ESO has shared a ho

Cutting Russia off from SWIFT would mean declaration New! 2019-12-05 07:16:00 Restricting Russia’s access to the SWIFT international banking payment system would virtually mean a declaration of war, Prime Minister Dmitry

Not from a family of onion-eaters? India’s finance New! 2019-12-05 07:11:06 India’s finance minister has been lambasted for telling MPs that she doesn’t eat many onions, during a discussion about the vegetable&rsq

At least 6 people killed after multiple pipeline New! 2019-12-05 06:52:00 At least six people, including two children, have reportedly died after a pipeline exploded in the Ipaja area of Lagos, Nigeria early Thursday mornin

US warns partners of risks from ‘untrusted’ 5G New! 2019-12-05 06:47:00Read Full Article at RT.com

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Family condemns London Bridge terrorist's actions 2019-12-04 12:22:03The UK-based family of the terrorist shot dead by British security forces during the London Bridge attack last week has condemned his actions and expr

US House Judiciary Committee begins impeachment process 2019-12-04 11:48:41The impeachment process is now well upon Donald Trump. The US House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee began hearing testimony from law pro

'Nasty', 'two-faced', 'brain dead': Nato pulls off summit 2019-12-04 11:37:52Nato leaders set aside public insults ranging from "delinquent" to "brain dead" on Wednesday, declaring at a 70th anniversary summit they would st

Trump slams congressional impeachment report as a 'joke' 2019-12-04 11:24:01"What they are doing is a very bad thing for our country," Trump said when asked about the report from the House Intelligence Committee during a mee

US negotiator to resume Taliban talks in Qatar 2019-12-04 10:58:44

France prepares for massive transport strike on Thursday 2019-12-04 10:55:14Tourists are canceling travel plans and Paris is deploying thousands of police as France girds for massive, nationwide strikes and protests against Pr

Pakistan hopes FATF will extend February deadline 2019-12-04 10:33:29

Trump says Trudeau 'two-faced' after microphone gaffe 2019-12-04 09:38:20US President Donald Trump described Justin Trudeau as "two-faced" on Wednesday after the Canadian Prime Minister was caught on camera apparently moc

North Korea's army chief disappointed by Trump comments, 2019-12-04 09:25:57North Korea's army chief said he was disappointed by US President Donald Trump's suggestion of using military force against Pyongyang, and warned th

Donald Trump, Kamala Harris spar on Twitter over 2019-12-04 08:54:59

Chinese diplomat visits South Korea to re-set ties 2019-12-04 06:51:04Making his first visit to the South Korean capital in more than four years China's State Councillor Wang Yi, who also serves as foreign minister, met

Pakistan govt writes to UK; seeks return of 2019-12-04 06:49:05

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Hong Kong protesters get green light for big New! 2019-12-05 08:12:32Some calm has descended since the Nov.24 district elections, when pro-democracy candidates won nearly 90% of the seats.

Protests in France over pension reform shuts down New! 2019-12-05 07:50:02Organizers hope for a mass outpouring of anger at President Emmanuel Macron for his centerpiece reform, seen as threatening the hard-fought French way

Nancy Pelosi to make public statement on Trump New! 2019-12-05 07:37:07Democrats are charging toward a Christmastime vote on removing the 45th president, a situation Pelosi hoped to avoid but which now seems ine

3 charged in Australia over country’s largest ever New! 2019-12-05 00:19:51Police estimate the 1.6 metric tons (1.7 U.S. tons) of the drug also known as ice and crystal meth had a street value of AU$1.197 billion (US$818 mill

Telus to buy German call centre firm Competence New! 2019-12-04 23:30:01Telus says the deal, which consists of debt and equity, adds to the valuation of its international arm, bolstering the case for an initial public offe

Climate change is causing birds to shrink, U.S. New! 2019-12-04 20:48:15Scientists cited a phenomenon called Bergmann's rule, in which individuals within a species tend to be smaller in warmer regions and larger in colder

First Lady Melania Trump blasts legal scholar over New! 2019-12-04 20:38:08Professor Pamala Karlan of Stanford University apologized during the proceedings for referencing the 13-year-old boy.

U.S. sailor kills 2, injures 1 before shooting New! 2019-12-04 20:28:39Joint Base Pearl-Harbor-Hickam said in a tweet that the incident occurred at the naval shipyard at roughly 2:30 p.m. local time.

Nazi swastikas, anti-Semitic symbols painted on over 100 2019-12-04 19:14:49Officials said that 107 graves were spray-painted with swastikas as well as the number "14" — a popular hate symbol used by white supremacists

668,000 Americans to lose food stamp benefits under 2019-12-04 19:03:01The move is the first of three proposed rules targeting the Supplemental Nutrition Program, known as SNAP, to be finalized.

Mexico ‘working hard’ to finalize trade deal with 2019-12-04 17:11:10xico's top trade negotiator said two or three issues must be resolved to Mexico's satisfaction before finalizing a new trade agreement with Can

Ohio abortion bill calls for ectopic pregnancies to 2019-12-04 16:53:59Such a pregnancy involves a fertilized egg implanted outside the uterus, which can lead to life-threatening complications for the woman.


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