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This is what Edward Snowden says it will take for him to return to US

Edward Snowden says he'd like to return to the U.S. - on one condition. That's what the former National Security ...

Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...

Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA - A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan's warring factions to implement last year's peace ...

Iranian, Russian, Turkish Presidents Focus on Unity to End Syrian War

ISTANBUL - The presidents of Turkey, Iran and Russia met in Ankara Monday in the latest trilateral summit to resolve ...

U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...

OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...

Zimbabwe buys South African maize as nation faces food shortage

Zimbabwe agreed to buy 150,000 tons of South African maize after a tender five times that size failed, leaving the ...

Russian anti-doping chief attacks his OWN athletics federation

Paris - Russia's anti-doping agency chief on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on Russian athletics bosses ahead of this month's ...

Sterling to replace Messi and Ronaldo at the top - Xavi

Former Barcelona midfielder Xavi is confident that Manchester City star forward Raheem Sterling will be the next best player in ...

Tom Moody named as coach of Oval team in The Hundred

London - Former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody and England World Cup winner Lydia Greenway have been appointed as head coaches ...

Researchers: AI Surveillance is Expanding Worldwide

WASHINGTON - A growing number of countries are following China's lead in deploying artificial intelligence to track citizens, according to ...

UK Government Insists Suspension of Parliament Was Not Illegal

LONDON - The British government was back at the country's Supreme Court on Wednesday, arguing that Prime Minister Boris Johnson's ...

South Korea Removes Japan from Fast-Track Trade List

South Korea has followed through with a pledge to remove Japan from a preferred list of nations that enjoy fast ...

Iran Suspended From World Judo Over Israel Boycott Policy

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND - Iran has been suspended from international judo competitions because it boycotts bouts with Israeli athletes.Less than a ...

Spain Leader Asks for Bigger Socialist Win to Break Deadlock

Spain's acting prime minister asked voters Wednesday for an even bigger victory for his Socialist party after his failure to ...

Iran Suspended From International Judo Over Israel Boycott Policy

Iran has been suspended from international judo competitions because of its it boycott of Israeli athletes.The International Judo Federation (IJF) ...

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GM strike is example of how US labour unions are killing manufacturing

Cao Dewang, the Chinese owner of the Ohio car glass factory featured in the documentary film American Factory, said the ...

George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

Tom Moody named as coach of Oval team in The Hundred

London - Former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody and England World Cup winner Lydia Greenway have been appointed as head coaches ...

South Korea Removes Japan from Fast-Track Trade List

South Korea has followed through with a pledge to remove Japan from a preferred list of nations that enjoy fast ...

Russia Detains At Least 160 North Korean Poachers, Summons Envoy

Russian border guards have detained at least 160 North Korean nationals who they say were illegally fishing in Russian waters.Russian ...

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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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