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U.S. allegedly targeting WikiLeaks founder for over a decade

A campaign has been going on for years against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has used the WikiLeaks disclosure platform ...

975 flood shelters opened for a million stranded Bangladeshis

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Officials and volunteers in Bangladesh say heavy flooding is worsening in parts of the country, with more ...

U.S. troops begin to withdraw from war-torn Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan, July 14 (Sputnik/ANI) - U.S. troops have left five bases in Afghanistan and the number of servicemen in ...

Iran admits execution of man for passing military information to CIA

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A retired employee of Iran's Defense Ministry has been hanged for providing the US Central Intelligence Agency ...

Over 650,000 Indians evacuated from abroad amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): More than 650,000 Indians stranded abroad due to coronavirus pandemic have been evacuated, said ...

Russia insists nuclear arsenal is for defensive purposes

Russia's nuclear policy remains "defensive." However, a number of new conditions have been set for when a strike can be ...

Bahrain to execute two men 'convicted as result of torture'

MANAMA, Bahrain - The High Court of Bahrain has upheld death sentences against two pro-democracy activists who were charged and ...

Elvis's grandson dead at the age of 27, reportedly shot himself

WASHINGTON, DC - American singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley's son Benjamin Keough has died at the age of 27. The news ...

Jail time for man who ripped off thousands of U.S. troops and veterans

SAN ANTONIO, Texas - A man who hacked into the U.S. military's databases and stole personal information relating to thousands ...

Report: TI11 could be moved to 2022

The coronavirus pandemic continues to take a toll on large-scale event scheduling, with the premier Dota 2 championship tournaments no ...

Canadian clubs set to clash in central Florida

The 401 Derby moves from Canada to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando when Toronto FC and ...

Auto Racing Glance

NASCAR CUP SERIES: O'REILLY AUTO PARTS 500 (334 laps, 501 miles around a 1.5-mile D-shaped oval), Texas Motor Speedway; Fort ...

UN Warns of Environmental Time Bomb Off Yemen's Coast

NEW YORK - The United Nations warned Wednesday that an old, neglected oil tanker moored off Yemen's Red Sea coast ...

2021 California Rose Parade Canceled Due to Coronavirus

The Rose Parade will not be held in 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, event organizers announced Wednesday after weeks ...

Virus Cases Rise in US States Amid New World Restrictions

MIAMI - Arizona, Texas and Florida together reported about 25,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday as restrictions aimed at combating ...

Police Detain Dozens in 2nd Day of Belarus Election Protests

MINSK, BELARUS - A Belarusian human rights group says police detained dozens of demonstrators in the capital and the city ...

Pompeo to visit UK, Denmark and discuss China's treatment of HK

Washington [USA], July 15 (Sputnik/ANI): US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that he will visit the United ...

US Mulls Ending Deal Underpinning Trading in Chinese Companies

NEW YORK - The Trump administration is prepared to terminate a 2013 agreement between U.S. and Chinese auditing authorities in ...

'Incredible' Harry Kane keeps Tottenham in the hunt for Europe

Jose Mourinho branded Harry Kane's commitment to Tottenham "incredible" after the England captain put his body on the line to ...

China Vows Retaliation For US Sanctions Over Hong Kong Security Law

China hit out on Wednesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's signing of a new law removing Hong Kong's special status ...

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Top recruit Cisse picks Memphis over five others

Top high-school basketball recruit Moussa Cisse announced Wednesday that he will play for the Memphis Tigers. The 6-foot-10 power forward, ...

Virus Cases Rise in US States Amid New World Restrictions

MIAMI - Arizona, Texas and Florida together reported about 25,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday as restrictions aimed at combating ...

George Floyd's Family Sues Minneapolis Police

WASHINGTON - George Floyd's family filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday against the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and the four ...

Trump Looks to Curb Landmark Environmental Act for Projects

ATLANTA - President Donald Trump is ready to roll back a foundational Nixon-era environmental law that he says stifles infrastructure ...

Why does white always go first in chess?

Editor's note: The recent protests over racism have rekindled a longstanding discussion about whether chess promotes white privilege with its ...

South Africa tops 300 000 confirmed Covid-19 cases

Western Cape - 81 556Eastern Cape - 55 584KwaZulu-Natal - 32 939North West - 11 225Free State - 6 561Mpumalanga ...

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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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