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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 ...

Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Almost perfect Djokovic ready for Roland Garros bow

Novak Djokovic begins his bid for a second French Open title and 18th Grand Slam title on Tuesday, pledging to ...

Lakers, Heat prepare for battle as NBA odyssey reaches climax

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers begin the final challenge in their bid to return to the summit of ...

Corrugated Box Industry in distress over rising Kraft Paper

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] September 29 (ANI/BusinessWire India): The Corrugated Box Industry is reeling under the twin blows - four massive ...

U.S. side's so-called TikTok agreement is disguised robbery: experts

The logo of TikTok is seen on a smartphone screen in Arlington, Virginia, the United States, Aug. 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu ...

Trump, Biden set to square off in first Presidential debate

Washington [US], September 29 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential challenger Joe Biden will come face to face ...

Data Shows Commercial Shipping Avoids Hotspots in South China Sea

UPDATED at 8:25 P.M. EDT on 2020-09-28 Data shows China's militarization of the South China Sea appears to be having ...

Anger as Xi Jinping Doubles Down on Repressive Xinjiang Policies

President Xi Jinping has vowed to carry on what he called China's "totally correct" strategy in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous ...

Myanmar Fights COVID-19 in Biggest City And in War Refugee Camps

Health workers fighting a coronavirus resurgence across Myanmar face serious sanitation problems in the country's largest city and a military ...

'Our own 1945 moment'. What do rising China-US tensions mean for the UN?

As the General Assembly's 75th session wraps up on Wednesday, it's been a dramatic time at the United Nations.Usually, this ...

Asian markets mostly up as Biden-Trump debate moves into focus

Asian markets mostly rose Tuesday but investors struggled to extend a global rally as they weighed a fresh US stimulus ...

Lightning dominate Stars to claim 2nd Stanley Cup title

Brayden Point scored a powerplay goal and Andrei Vasilevskiy blocked 22 shots for a shutout as the Tampa Bay Lightning ...

Global coronavirus deaths surpass 1 million

More than 1 million people have died of Covid-19 around the world as of Tuesday, according to a Reuters tally, ...

Round 1 of 3: Trump, Biden Facing Off in Tuesday Night Debate

WASHINGTON - Republican President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, are set to debate Tuesday ...

Top-seeded Dodgers set to tackle sub-.500 Brewers

The Los Angeles Dodgers hit the most home runs in baseball and produced the best staff ERA in the game, ...

Youthful Marlins take aim at experienced Cubs

Chicago's Wrigley Field is the site for a best-of-three National League wild-card series that will feature the experience of the ...

Padres prepare for familiar playoff foe, Cardinals

Since nothing makes sense about 2020, it is only fitting that the San Diego Padres should be hosting the St. ...

Global COVID-19 deaths surpass 1 mln -- Johns Hopkins University

Healthcare workers wheel a patient into Brooklyn Hospital Center in Brooklyn of New York, the United States, May 11, 2020. ...

Opinion: Don't let 1 mln coronavirus victims perish in vain

A U.S. national flag and flowers are seen at a cemetery in New York, the United States, July 29, 2020. ...

Twins hope to ride home-field edge past Astros

Other than the coronavirus, it would be fair to say the Houston Astros were public enemy No. 1 heading into ...

US imposes restrictions on Chinese computer chip manufacturer

Beijing [China], September 29 (ANI): The United States has placed new sanctions on exports to Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC), ...

2-time World Series winner Johnstone dies at 74

Former major league outfielder Jay Johnstone, who was known as both an elite pinch hitter and one of baseball's most ...

Global coronavirus death toll crosses 1 million-mark

New York [India], September 29 (ANI): The global death toll of COVID-19 has crossed one million-mark, according to data from ...

Police departments across US report 911 outage, some restored

Washington [US], September 29 (ANI): A number of US police departments around the United States on Monday (local time) reported ...

Fucsovics sends Medvedev to another early exit at French Open

Hungarian Marton Fucsovics shocked fourth-seeded Daniil Medvedev of Russia 6-4, 7-6 (3), 2-6, 6-1 in the first round of the ...

D.J., Rahm, McIlroy commit to CJ Cup, Zozo Championship

World No. 1 Dustin Johnson, No. 2 Jon Rahm and No. 4 Rory McIlroy will play in both The CJ ...

Data Show Commercial Shipping Avoids Hotspots in South China Sea

UPDATED at 8:25 P.M. EDT on 2020-09-28 Data shows China's militarization of the South China Sea appears to be having ...

Pelosi Says Democrats Unveil New COVID-19 Aid Bill

WASHINGTON - U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Monday that Democratic lawmakers unveiled a new, $2.2 trillion ...

A's, White Sox set for first-ever postseason meeting

The Chicago White Sox and host Oakland Athletics square off not only for the first time this season but also ...

Rivers out as Clippers coach

Doc Rivers confirmed Monday that he is no longer the coach of the Los Angeles Clippers. It wasn't immediately clear ...

Experts Warn of China's Emergency Use of COVID-19 Vaccine

China in recent months has been injecting hundreds of thousands of people with three preliminary coronavirus vaccianes that are being ...

Nearly 280,000 children in US contracted coronavirus since March

Washington [US], September 29 (ANI/Sputnik): Nearly 280,000 children in the United States contracted the novel coronavirus since March, making up ...

Blackhawks acquire Pirri from Golden Knights

The Chicago Blackhawks acquired forward Brandon Pirri from the Vegas Golden Knights on Monday in exchange for forward Dylan Sikura. ...

African Union Election Draws Fire for Unopposed Candidate at Top

JOHANNESBURG - As the world's attention focuses on the coming American election, another important vote for a key position is ...

Chargers coach Lynn won't rule out Taylor in Week 4

Chargers quarterback Tyrod Taylor could return to the Los Angeles lineup on Sunday at Tampa Bay. Head coach Anthony Lynn ...

Sounders reacquire D Torres in trade with Miami

Roman Torres is back in Seattle. Inter Miami traded the veteran defender to the Sounders on Monday in exchange for ...

Jaguars add kickers Hauschka, Rosas

The Jacksonville Jaguars signed veterans Stephen Hauschka and Aldrick Rosas on Monday after losing two kickers to injuries last week. ...

Election violence in November? Here's what the research says

After Kenya's 2007 election, as incumbent President Mwai Kibaki declared victory, the opposition alleged the election had been rigged.A wave ...

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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, ...

Saturday is International Day for Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

NEW YORK, New York - On the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons marked on Saturday, the ...

Twenty young air forces cadets on board doomed Ukraine plane

KIEV, Ukraine - Twenty-six people, mostly air force cadets have been killed in a military transport plane crash in northeastern ...

Shocking list of crimes related to recent protests revealed

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 300 demonstrators across the United States are facing charges related to the various protests that ...

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