Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Renegade Catholic order offered money to abused victim to lie

MILAN - The cardinal's response was not what Yolanda Martinez had expected - or could abide.Her son had been sexually ...

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast Plan 'Will be Buried'

MUNICH - The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, ...

China Reports Fewer New Cases of Coronavirus

Chinese health officials said Sunday that the number of new cases of the coronavirus has slowed for the third consecutive ...

Strong opposition for Trump Middle East peace initiative from Turkey

ISLAMABAD - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, during a visit to Pakistan Friday, reiterated strong opposition to U.S. President Donald ...

Israeli missiles hit targets near Damascus

JERUSALEM - Syria says that Israel attacked five separate targets near Damascus with missiles from the Golan Heights. Israel did ...

UK Grapples With Severe Floods; Storm Death Toll Rises to 3

LONDON - Britain issued severe flood warnings Monday, advising of life-threatening danger after Storm Dennis dumped weeks' worth of rain ...

'Landmark' Verdict Expected Tuesday in Turkish Human Rights Case

ISTANBUL - An Istanbul court is expected Tuesday to deliver a "landmark" verdict on 16 civil society activists on trial ...

Extreme Weather to Overload Urban Power Grids, Study Shows

PARIS - Extreme hot spells made increasingly likely by climate change could overload urban power grids and cause roving blackouts ...

Ukraine Arrests Alleged Crime Boss After Six-Year Manhunt

Ukraine's National Police have arrested alleged mafia boss Yevhen Anisimov, who has been wanted for six years on numerous charges ...

Is Iran Using Space Launches To Develop Long-Range Missiles?

Iran's latest failed attempt to send a satellite into orbit has rekindled U.S. accusations that Tehran is using satellite launches ...

Woman On Cruise Ship Becomes First Russian Infected With Coronavirus

A Russian woman on board a cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan has tested positive for the coronavirus, ...

Kyiv Airport Monument Unveiled In Memory Of Iran Plane Crash Victims

KYIV - Ukrainian officials have unveiled a monument at Kyiv's international airport to commemorate the victims of a Ukrainian airliner ...

Opinion split in Portugal after Porto's Marega suffers racist abuse

Lisbon - Portugese football and the country's politicians were divided on Monday after Porto forward Moussa Marega was targeted with ...

Neymar's PSG return "changes everything" for Dortmund clash - Tuchel

Dortmund - The return of Neymar from a rib injury in time for Tuesday's Champions League last 16 clash at ...

SA to host the 2021 Junior Women's Hockey World Cup

Cape Town - The International Federation of Hockey (FIH) today announced that South Africa will host the 2021 Junior Women's ...

German far right arrests reveal 'shocking' mosque attack plot

Members of a German extreme right group arrested last week were believed to have been plotting "shocking" large-scale attacks on ...

China: Covid-19 Not as Deadly as Other Coronaviruses

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - China has published new data on more than 44,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19, which show the disease ...

Our trade talks with Europe and Britain are set to become climate talks

Climate change is set to become an inescapable part of negotiations now underway over an Australia-European Union free trade agreement, ...

Mystics bring back Finals MVP Meesseman

The Washington Mystics re-signed WNBA Finals MVP Emma Meesseman on Monday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the ...

JSE advances as global stocks hold steady

The JSE advanced on Monday as it was spurred by gains recorded in other global markets and particularly a surge ...

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Taliban confident of reaching deal with U.S. by end of month

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Taliban appeared confident Monday it will sign a peace agreement with the United States by the ...

Renegade Catholic order offered money to abused victim to lie

MILAN - The cardinal's response was not what Yolanda Martinez had expected - or could abide.Her son had been sexually ...

Ring of Fire next front in battle for Indigenous legal orders

The struggle over the mineral deposits in Ontario's Ring of Fire has taken a surprising turn.With all eyes on British ...

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast Plan 'Will be Buried'

MUNICH - The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, ...

China Reports Fewer New Cases of Coronavirus

Chinese health officials said Sunday that the number of new cases of the coronavirus has slowed for the third consecutive ...

Iran accuses United States of disinformation campaign

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to the United States, demanding it provide proof to its ...

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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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