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Russia blames Israel for downed jet, plots future course

MOSCOW, Russia - In the aftermath of the downing of a Russian jet in Syria last week, the Kremlin has ...

Kavanaugh accuser to testify before Senate on Thursday

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Days after a university professor from California made accusations of sexual assault against Donald Trump's Supreme Court ...

Iran vows vengeance after attack on military parade

TEHRAN, Iran - Following one of the worst attacks against Iran's powerful Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corp, the country have vowed ...

Irked over Brexit impasse, May demands new proposals

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is facing growing anger within the country and repeated rejection by ...

Iran fumes after separatists kill dozens at military parade

AHVAZ, Iran - In one of the deadliest attacks in the country in years, Iran suffered a bloody assault on ...

Rosenstein debunks report on his strategy to topple Trump

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The federal investigation into alleged collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, in a bid to swing ...

136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...

Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

Reporter's Diary: Back to Lesvos

I first visited the Greek island of Lesvos in 2016. It was the tail end of the great migration that ...

Greece's man in the migrant morgue

Pavlos Pavlidis has spent nearly two decades examining and identifying the bodies of migrants and asylum seekers who have died ...

Another Syria aid operation on hold in rebel stronghold Idlib

The Irish NGO GOAL has suspended food voucher distributions in Syria's troubled Idlib region since February as donor concerns widen ...

US tightens counter-terror clampdown on Syria aid

The US government has reinforced counter-terrorism controls on aid operations in Syria. New contractual terms require US-funded organisations to get ...

Nigeria Searches for Sailors Kidnapped by Pirates

Nigerian authorities said Monday they were looking for 12 sailors from a Swiss-registered cargo ship kidnapped by pirates over the ...

Severely Injured Indian Sailor Rescued After Days Adrift

A French ship has rescued an injured Indian sailor stranded for more than two days in the southern Indian Ocean, ...

Malaria Mosquitoes Wiped Out in Lab Trials of Gene Drive Technique

LONDON - Scientists have succeeded in wiping out a population of caged mosquitoes in laboratory experiments using a type of ...

Myanmar Military Officer Files Defamation Lawsuit Against Monk

A Myanmar military officer has filed a defamation lawsuit against a Buddhist monk known for founding a charity organization in ...

'Rocket Man' to 'Terrific': Trump lauds Kim in UN return

United Nations - President Donald Trump raised hopes at the United Nations on Monday that a second meeting with North ...

New Venezuela Fuel Payment System Gets Off to Slow Start

CARACAS - Venezuela's new digital fuel payment system got off to a slow start on Monday, as most drivers paid ...

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Al Shabaab bombings target Mogadishu, U.S. launches strikes

MOGADISHU, Somalia - After launching two separate attacks targeting the heart of the Somali capital of Mogadishu, the Islamist militant ...

Holocaust numbers haunting preventable child deaths

The number of chiildren around the world who die each year from causes that could be prevented, is equal to ...

136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

Nigeria Searches for Sailors Kidnapped by Pirates

Nigerian authorities said Monday they were looking for 12 sailors from a Swiss-registered cargo ship kidnapped by pirates over the ...

Severely Injured Indian Sailor Rescued After Days Adrift

A French ship has rescued an injured Indian sailor stranded for more than two days in the southern Indian Ocean, ...

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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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