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U.S. court orders seizure of gas shipments destined for Venezuela

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. government has filed a forfeiture complaint and warrant against four Iranian vessels travelling to Venezuela ...

45,000 U.S. National Guards members helping in fight against Covid-19

Some 120,000 members of the U.S. National Guard have responded this year to natural disasters - floods in Michigan, wildfires ...

Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

American companies given go-ahead to collaborate with Huawei

WASHINGTON, DC - In a rare twist to Washington's long-standing restrictions on the Chinese tech giant Huawei, the Commerce Department ...

Upsets abound in OWL's Summer Showdown NA bracket

The first round of the Overwatch League's North American Summer Showdown tournament was an explosive bracket-buster, with three big upsets ...

Reports: Lakers, Pelicans assistants ruled out of 'bubble'

Los Angeles Lakers assistant coach Lionel Hollins and New Orleans Pelicans assistant coach Jeff Bzdelik won't join their teams in ...

Reports: Heat end workouts after 2nd positive COVID-19 test

The Miami Heat closed their practice facility for training after a second player tested positive for the coronavirus, multiple media ...

Rakhine Villagers Take Refuge in State Capital Amid New Offensive

Myanmar's military is conducting offensives against the Arakan Army in Rakhine state's Rathedaung township, according to villagers who have taken ...

Mexico demands tighter border control as COVID-19 cases surge in US

Mexico City [Mexico], July 4 (ANI): After months of repeated threat by the US to close its border with Mexico, ...

India, Afghan govt working to prevent terrorist safe havens

Washington D.C. [US], July 3 (ANI): India works with regional state actors, the Afghan government, and Afghan power brokers to ...

Trial in Killing of Journalist Khashoggi Opens in Turkey

A trial of those charged in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi opened Friday in Turkey, but none of the ...

Colorado Police Officers Fired Over Chokehold Photos

DENVER - Three Colorado police officers were fired and a fourth resigned after photos surfaced of a reenactment of a ...

Global coronavirus tally touches 11 million: Johns Hopkins University

Maryland [US], July 4 (ANI): The total number of coronavirus cases worldwide has touched 11 million, according to the latest ...

Worldwide Coronavirus Cases Near 11 Million

As coronavirus cases neared 11 million worldwide Friday, the outbreak continued to surge in some countries, including the United States, ...

New Outbreaks Push US Inmate Coronavirus Cases Past 50,000

COLUMBUS, OHIO - The number of prison inmates testing positive for the coronavirus soared well past the 50,000 mark last ...

At Least 22 Sikh Pilgrims Die In Pakistani Train Crash

At least 22 people have been killed and several others injured after a train hit a van carrying Sikh pilgrims ...

Afghan Presidential Envoy Dies In Turkey From COVID-19

KABUL -- Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's special envoy on economic and trade development has died from COVID19, one of his ...

C Castillo third Nationals player to opt out of season

Washington Nationals catcher Welington Castillo will sit out the 2020 season, joining teammates Ryan Zimmerman and Joe Ross on the ...

Can Trump's Anti-Mail-Voting Crusade Hurt Him in Key States

DES MOINES, IOWA - President Donald Trump's campaign and allies have blocked efforts to expand mail-in voting, forcing an awkward ...

US Customs Seizes Hair Weaves from Chinese Prison Camps

Federal authorities in New York on Wednesday seized a shipment of weaves and other beauty accessories suspected to be made ...

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Afghans to farewell U.S. troops, as Taliban prepares to take over

LONDON, UK - The only element of the Afghan peace plan going according to schedule is the withdrawal of American ...

New Zealand's health minister quits over controversies

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand Health Minister David Clark resigned Thursday after recent controversies surrounding his handling of the ...

U.S. court orders seizure of gas shipments destined for Venezuela

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. government has filed a forfeiture complaint and warrant against four Iranian vessels travelling to Venezuela ...

45,000 U.S. National Guards members helping in fight against Covid-19

Some 120,000 members of the U.S. National Guard have responded this year to natural disasters - floods in Michigan, wildfires ...

Trump projecting confidence, election still four months away

WASHINGTON, DC - Amid plummeting poll numbers and mounting pressure over his handling of the pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests ...

No stopping U.S. military-industrial complex

On June 13, President Donald Trump told the graduating class at West Point, "We are ending the era of endless ...

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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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