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Sex trafficked children in Maryland being placed in juvenile detention

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland -- A new report ranks Maryland as one of the worst states in providing support for young victims ...

Alcohol is most widely used substance among American teens

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The holiday season has officially started, and one group is encouraging Ohio parents to make a special ...

Minnesota study show nearly half of homeless are children and youths

BEMIDJI, Minnesota -- November is National Homeless Children and Youth Awareness Month.Compared with other Midwestern states, Minnesota has some of ...

U.S. government under fire for poisoning of prairie dogs plan

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Wildlife advocates are taking the U.S. Forest Service to court over a plan to eliminate prairie dogs ...

98% of marine mammals killed or injured in California going unreported

SANTA BARBARA, California -- California swordfishing crews failed to self-report any of the sea turtles and more than 98% of ...

Medical care disrupted due to lack of staff for advice line

PORTLAND, Oregon - Nurses provide a range of care, and not all of it is delivered in person. The Providence ...

Rested Flames aim to continue good fortune vs. Jets

Having won four straight games and earning points in each of their last seven outings (5-0-2), the Calgary Flames received ...

China-Africa economic cooperation enters stage of rapid development

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- China-Africa economic cooperation has expanded rapidly in scale and extent in ...

Unemployment hit Afghans badly as citizens struggle to meet basic needs

Kabul [Afghanistan], November 27 (ANI): Since the Taliban take over Kabul in August, Afghanistan have been witnessing a severe financial ...

Los Angeles attorney hired by Alec Baldwin to fight 'Rust' civil suits

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): Hollywood actor Alec Baldwin has engaged the services of former Assistant US Attorney Aaron S ...

North Macedonia's PM Resigns As Head Of Social Democrats

North Macedonia's prime minister, Zoran Zaev, has stepped down as head of the Social Democratic Party (SDSM) in the wake ...

Australian peacekeepers restore order in the Solomon Islands after anti-China riots

Canberra, [Australia], November 27 (ANI): Australian peacekeepers restore order to the Solomon Islands after anti-China riots as Sydney accuses Beijing ...

FDA: Merck COVID pill effective, experts will review safety

Federal health regulators say an experimental COVID-19 pill from Merck is effective against the virus, but they will seek input ...

Taliban pushes Japan to reopen Tokyo's embassy in Kabul

Kabul,[ Afghanistan] November 27 (ANI): Taliban's interim government's Deputy Prime Minister urged the Japanese ambassador to reopen the embassy in ...

Iran's Isfahan Remains Tense After Violent Water-Shortage Protest

Riot police were deployed in the Iranian city of Isfahan on November 27, one day after violent protests saw clashes ...

Explosions, Fire Rock Major Russian Munitions Plant

A large munitions factory in the Russian city of Dzerzhinsk was rocked by several explosions on November 27.The Emergency Situations ...

COVID Omicron variant: Remaining two ODIs between SA-Netherlands postponed

Johannesburg [South Africa], November 27 (ANI): Cricket South Africa (CSA) and Koninklijke Nederlandse Cricket Bond (KNCB) have mutually agreed to ...

Rob Lowe was summoned by National Security Advisor over 'West Wing' question

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): American actor Rob Lowe recently had some wild tales about his time working on 'The ...

ICC Women's Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2021 called off

Dubai [UAE], November 27 (ANI): The International Cricket Council on Saturday announced that the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup Qualifier ...

Omar Seeks Action Over House Colleague's Remarks on Muslims

DENVER - Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota called Friday for House leaders to take "appropriate action" against Colorado Republican ...

India now ranks third in organ transplantation, behind USA, China: Mansukh Mandaviya

New Delhi [India], November 27 (ANI): Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Saturday said that India now ranks third in ...

Protests Continue In Tajikistan For Third Straight Day

Rare protests in Tajikistan's remote Gorno-Badakhshan region continued for a third day on November 27, after one protester was killed ...

Wizards set to oppose well-rested Mavericks

The Washington Wizards will go for a sweep of back-to-back road games when they visit the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday ...

Explosions, Fire Reported At Major Russian Munitions Plant

Several explosions have been reported at a munitions factory in the Russian city of Dzerzhinsk.Initial reports of the explosions in ...

Surging Blue Jackets take on slumping Blues

The St. Louis Blues will try to catch their second wind when they host the streaking Columbus Blue Jackets on ...

Rockets hope to slow hot-shooting Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets have found their shooting touch. They matched a franchise record on Friday by hitting 23 shots from ...

Cavaliers still fighting, but could use a win against Orlando

The Cleveland Cavaliers would like nothing more than to halt their current losing streak. And head coach J.B. Bickerstaff's team ...

US Shoppers Return for 'Black Friday,' But Many Have Already Bought

NEW YORK - Americans returned to stores for the 'Black Friday' kickoff of the holiday shopping season, but online data ...

Not exactly on fire on the road, Heat travel to Chicago

The Miami Heat conclude a four-game road trip on Saturday, taking on the Chicago Bulls in Chicago. Miami comes in ...

Research finds warm city lights alter plantation

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): According to a new study, conducted by Lin Meng, the warm temperature of urban areas ...

Second Criminal Probe Opened Over Russian Coal-Mine Disaster

A second criminal probe has been opened in relation to a November 25 explosion in a coal mine in Russia's ...

World Reacts to New COVID Variant

U.S. President Joe Biden announced the United States will restrict travel from South Africa and seven other African countries, effective ...

Widow of SKorean Dictator Issues Apology Over Brutal Rule

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - The widow of South Korea's last military dictator issued a brief apology over the "pains and ...

Suns' 15-game winning streak at stake in Brooklyn

When the Phoenix Suns visit the Brooklyn Nets Saturday night and put their 15-winning game streak on the line, the ...

Streaking Hawks set for playoff rematch with Knicks

The Atlanta Hawks and New York Knicks have both learned how difficult the burden of expectations can be for teams ...

Panthers looking to make NHL history vs. Kraken

The Florida Panthers will seek to break the NHL's all-time record for a season-opening home winning streak when they play ...

China's Christmas decoration industry recovers, but uncertainties remain

© Provided by Xinhua HANGZHOU, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- When the Christmas season is here, relevant industries in China, dampened ...

'They Become Our Family': US Farming Couple Rescues Afghans

FERGUS FALLS, MINNESOTA - The U.S. soldiers called them 'Caroline' guys.' They transformed farms in a war zone - risking ...

Russia, China reject US' idea of holding Summit for Democracy

Washington [US], November 27 (ANI): Russia and China have firmly rejected the US idea to hold the Summit for Democracy, ...

Kings look to end skid, take advantage of lowly Senators

The Los Angeles Kings will be looking to end their second lengthy losing streak of the season when they host ...

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US announces that 95% of federal workers vaccinated

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 95 percent of U.S. federal workers have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, or ...

Of 32 scholarships, 22 awarded to US women as Rhodes scholars for 2022

OXFORD, England: The Rhodes Trust has announced the 2022 class of U.S. Rhodes scholars, which includes the largest number of ...

Taliban stop women from appearing on TV dramas

KABUL, Afghanistan: Under new rules imposed by the Taliban government, women have been banned from appearing on television dramas in ...

Bangladeshi NGO smuggles girls to India as sex slaves

DHAKA, Bangladesh - On Tuesday, a Bangladeshi Vijay Dutt (40), known as 'Momin,' was apprehended for running a sex racket ...

Mexican authorities discover over 400 migrants traveling in trailers

VERACRUZ, Mexico: Mexican authorities discovered more than 400 migrants in the back of two semi-trailers on November 19, traveling near ...

Opening new era, 43 ft. tall Astra rocket in orbit for US military

KODIAK ISLAND, Alaska: California rocket start-up Astra successfully sent a payload into orbit atop its 43 foot rocket on November ...

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