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Continued militarization of America feeding into racial tensions

The sculpture "Stand Tall, Stand Loud", conceived by the African American artist Aaron Bell, whose father once was a prominent ...

Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah is dead at age of 91

KUWAIT City, KUWAIT - Kuwait's ruling Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah has passed away on Tuesday in a hospital in ...

Trump nominees soon to dominate Supreme Court if he is re-elected

In the hours after U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died, shocked Americans speculated about whether or not Republican ...

United States considering walking away from embassy in Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Iraq - The United States is threatening to close its embassy in Baghdad amid frustrations over attacks by Shi'ite ...

Trump wants Biden to be tested for drugs prior to debate

WASHINGTON, DC, September 28 (ANI): U.S. President Donald Trump has once again suggested that he and Democratic presidential nominee Joe ...

Indian prime minister laments India's role at United Nation

New York/New Delhi [US/India], September 26 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called for the reforms "in the responses, ...

Bengaluru Customs seize 400-gm methaqualone

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India] September 30 (ANI): The Bengaluru Customs seized 400g methaqualone, a sedative-hypnotic drug, concealed in a leather bag ...

U.S. Judge Sentences Russian Hacker Nikulin To Seven Years In Jail

Yevgeny Nikulin, the Russian man dubbed the "Putin" of the Russian hacking world by a colleague, has been sentenced to ...

Nadal, Serena on guard at French Open as Halep plays compatriot

Rafael Nadal looks to build on a promising start to his quest to match Roger Federer's 20 Grand Slam titles ...

Britain's Last HK Governor Bemoans Territory's Loss of Autonomy

WASHINGTON - As Britain's last governor of Hong Kong, Chris Patten introduced a series of democratic reforms in preparation for ...

Solskjaer calls for clarity on new handball rule

Manchester [UK], September 30 (ANI): Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has urged the rule-makers to give clarity on the ...

Uyghurs, Utsuls, Huis target of China's religious crackdown

Hainan [China], September 28 (ANI): The ethnic minority of Utsuls of Hainan Island in China is facing increased surveillance and ...

Ruben Dias joins Manchester City on 6-yr deal from Benfica

Manchester [UK], September 30 (ANI): Manchester City on Tuesday completed the signing of Portuguese defender Ruben Dias on a six-year ...

Report: Activision Blizzard allows CDL, OWL clubs to defer millions

Activision Blizzard is allowing franchises in two of its most popular leagues to defer franchise fees because of the financial ...

White Sox poised to deal A's another early exit

The Chicago White Sox get an opportunity to continue the Oakland Athletics' postseason woes and send the American League West ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 30)

Beijing, Sept. 30 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Favorites open ESL Pro League: Europe playoffs with wins

Despite being off for 10 days, the top seeds at the ESL Pro League Season 12: Europe event went a ...

Live COVID-19 updates, Sept 30: Global death toll surpasses 1 mln: WHO

Funeral workers wearing face masks and protective suits carry the coffin of a suspected COVID-19 victim at Pondok Ranggon cemetery ...

Joint COVID-19 fight shows profound China-Vietnam friendship -- Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping (L), also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, talks with General ...

No Signs North Korea Moving Toward Denuclearization

NEW YORK - North Korea gave no indication Tuesday that it has moved any closer to denuclearization in its statement ...

COVID-19: Disney to lay off 28,000 theme park employees in US

California [US], September 30 (ANI): Entertainment giant Disney on Tuesday announced that it will lay off 28,000 theme park jobs ...

US Intelligence Reports Warn of Extremist Threat Around Election

WASHINGTON - U.S. security officials are warning that violent domestic extremists pose a threat to the presidential election next month, ...

Armenia, Azerbaijan Trade Accusations in Nagorno-Karabakh Dispute

ISTANBUL - Armenia and Azerbaijan have accused one another of using Syrian fighters in the conflict over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh ...

WHO Investigating Sexual Abuse Allegations in Congo Ebola Response

The World Health Organization announced Tuesday it would investigate newly released reports of alleged sexual exploitation and abuse against Congolese ...

Armenia and Azerbaijan Exchange Fire, Heightening Regional Tensions

Armenia and Azerbaijan traded accusations Tuesday of firing on each other across a shared border, the latest sign of a ...

Pakistan Unveils New Friendly Visa Policy for Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan introduced Tuesday a new visa policy for Afghanistan to facilitate business and people-to-people contacts between the two ...

UK govt mulls proposal to allow Uyghurs to file plea in HC

London [UK], September 30 (ANI): The United Kingdom government is considering proposals put forth by members of parliament to allow ...

Greta Thunberg slams China for arresting teenage activist

Beijing [China], September 29 (ANI): Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg hit out at China for arresting a 17-year-old climate ...

Leaders Eye Broader Middle East Peace at UN

NEW YORK - Israel and the United Arab Emirates hailed their new peace agreement Tuesday during remarks at the final ...

Djokovic cruises in French Open; Tsitsipas, Rublev rally

For World No. 1 Novak Djokovic, Tuesday was another ho-hum opener at the French Open. For two men hoping to ...

Have our governments become too powerful during COVID-19?

In the fight against the coronavirus, the Australian government has enacted a series of measures that have expanded executive powers. ...

Balochistan facing a pandemic of impunity, activist tell UN

Geneva [Swittzerland], September 29 (ANI): Balochistan is facing a pandemic of impunity and abuse of rights, Baloch activist Munir Mengal ...

Dortmund reject Man United's ?100 million offer for Jadon Sancho

Manchester United's first formal bid to bring Jadon Sancho back to the Premier League worth up to €100 million has ...

Golf Glance: Munoz defends maiden PGA Tour title

Field Level Media's Golf Glance provides weekly news and storylines from each of the major North American golf tours. PGA ...

Rejuvenated Kansas State hosts Texas Tech

It's amazing what one victory will do for a football team. But then again, it was quite a victory. Heading ...

Pliskova, Kenin move into second round at French Open

World No. 4 Karolina Pliskova fought off a first-round challenge from qualifier Mayar Sherif of Egypt to advance at the ...

Scientists Claim Discovery of Multiple Liquid Water Lakes on Mars

A team of scientists studying data from a satellite orbiting Mars say they have discovered evidence of several lakes of ...

Britain, Canada Sanction Belarus' Lukashenko, Top Officials

Britain and Canada have imposed sanctions on Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, his son and other top officials for allegedly rigging ...

Top 5 Soviet silent cinematic masterpieces of all time

The list comprises the most outstanding of early Soviet movies, from an eccentric sci-fi flick to an avant-garde drama about ...

As fighting rages, what is Azerbaijan's goal

The Azerbaijani offensive against Armenian forces is its most ambitious since the war between the two sides formally ended in ...

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John Catlin overturned a four-stroke deficit to win Irish Open

CO ANTRIM, Northern Ireland - John Catlin overturned a four-stroke deficit at Galgorm Castle Golf Club, firing a sublime final ...

Another bogus kidnapping: Cops urge public not to share fake news

The South African Police Service has again urged members of the public not to share bogus information about "kidnappings".North West ...

Live COVID-19 updates, Sept 30: Global death toll surpasses 1 mln: WHO

Funeral workers wearing face masks and protective suits carry the coffin of a suspected COVID-19 victim at Pondok Ranggon cemetery ...

Monitor: Turkey Sending Syrian Fighters to Azerbaijan

WASHINGTON - Several hundred Syrian fighters have been sent by Turkey to support Azerbaijan in its ongoing conflict with Armenia, ...

US Intelligence Reports Warn of Extremist Threat Around Election

WASHINGTON - U.S. security officials are warning that violent domestic extremists pose a threat to the presidential election next month, ...

Armenia, Azerbaijan Trade Accusations in Nagorno-Karabakh Dispute

ISTANBUL - Armenia and Azerbaijan have accused one another of using Syrian fighters in the conflict over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh ...

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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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