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Haiti Supreme Court judge in hiding, wanted in killing of president

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti: Haitian police on Friday accused former Supreme Court judge Wendelle Coq-Thelot of having met with Colombian mercenaries accused ...

U.K. Space Command begins task of protecting from threats in space

LONDON, England: Following the United States, Britain has created a military space command to supervise activities in space, Britain's Ministry ...

Europeans evacuate 394 migrants from boat on Mediterranean

TUNIS, Tunisia: Some 394 migrants were rescued from an overcrowded wooden boat in the Mediterranean Sea on Sunday.The Sea-Watch 3 ...

Air leak causes drop in pressure in International Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: Staffs on Earth and in the International Space Station are working to correct a drop in air pressure, ...

U.S. sanctions Cuba police, leaders after July protests

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United States added additional sanctions on the Cuban police force and its leaders on Friday, following the ...

U.S. seizes tanker, seeks owner for bypassing North Korea sanctions

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The United Sates has seized a tanker that it said was assisting North Korea in evading sanctions. In ...

New Samoa Prime Minister cancels $100 million Chinese port project

APIA, Samoa: The new prime minister of the island nation of Samoa has said she will cancel a Chinese-financed port ...

Fearing China, Philippines signs pact to return U.S. troops

MANILA, Philippines: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has invited U.S. troops to return to bases the Americans only recently evacuated.U.S. Secretary ...

Biden seeks to set example as he urges employees to become vaccinated

WASHINGTON, D.C.: President Joe Biden has announced that millions of federal workers will either need to show proof of having ...

YouTube takes action against Australian broadcaster, ACMA silent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - ACMA, the Australian Communications Media Authority has been sidelined by the U.S. social media giant YouTube.ACMA, ...

German woman walked around for weeks with winning $39M ticket

BERLIN, Germany: A German woman walked around with a winning $39 million lottery ticket in her purse for weeks before ...

Rising soccer star, 16, dies after car crash in Netherlands

IJSSELSTEIN, Netherlands - Up-and-coming football talent Noah Gesser and his teenage brother have been killed in a head-on collision.Ajax's 16-year ...

Chinese threats push forward discussions on U.S.-Vietnam ties

HANOI, Vietnam: U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin met with government officials in Vietnam on Thursday to discuss deepening security in ...

Hospitals fill up as new mutant of Delta COVID-19 variant

Kathmandu [Nepal], August 4 (ANI): The temporary shelter for COVID-19 infected patients at a hospital in Kathmandu has returned as ...

Deliver rakhis to your loved ones across the world

New Delhi [India] August 4 (ANI/SRV Media): Rakhiz.com is an e-commerce website that deals with the sale and delivery of ...

Xander Schauffele: 'Nothing like' feeling of winning gold

Just a few days after winning the gold medal at the 2020 Olympics, Xander Schauffele is back on the PGA ...

Tokyo Olympics: Deepak Punia cruises into quarter-finals

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian grappler Deepak Punia progressed into the quarter-finals of Men's Freestyle 86kg at the Tokyo ...

Afghan Justice Minister accuses Taliban of war crimes

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 4 (ANI): Afghan Justice Minister Fazel Ahmad Manawi has accused the Taliban of war crimes, says the ...

Graham Bowlin holds on for eNASCAR victory

Graham Bowlin held off Bobby Zalenski and Mitchell DeJong to earn his first career eNASCAR Coca-Cola iRacing Series, prevailing Tuesday ...

Tokyo Olympics: Anshu Malik loses in 1/8 finals

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian wrestler Anshu Malik lost to Belarus' Iryna Kurachkina in the Women's freestyle 57 kg ...

Tokyo Olympics: Ravi Dahiya storms into the quarter-finals

Tokyo [Japan], August 4 (ANI): Indian wrestler Ravi Dahiya stormed into the quarter-finals of the men's freestyle 57kg category after ...

China's Hubei reports 9 locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases

© Provided by Xinhua WUHAN, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- Central China's Hubei Province reported nine locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases ...

Cuba adds two gold medals at Tokyo Games

© Provided by Xinhua Cuba added two gold medals at the Tokyo Olympics and took its tally to four so ...

China's Jiangsu reports 35 locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases

© Provided by Xinhua NANJING, Aug. 4 (Xinhua) -- East China's Jiangsu Province reported 35 new locally transmitted confirmed cases ...

Rays ace Tyler Glasnow to undergo Tommy John surgery on Wednesday

Tampa Bay Rays ace Tyler Glasnow will undergo Tommy John surgery on Wednesday to repair the partially torn ulnar collateral ...

Afghan Foreign Minister, UN Special Representative discuss

Kabul [Afghanistan] August 4 (ANI): Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammad Haneef Atmar and UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Afghanistan Deborah ...

'Taliban attacks carried out in collusion with Pak-based'

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 4 (ANI): At a meeting with ambassadors and representatives of neighbouring countries, Afghanistan Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef ...

Sounders hope to stop surprise home skid vs. FC Dallas

For FC Dallas, it's about keeping the momentum going. For the Seattle Sounders, it's about getting back to basics. Can ...

Naomi Osaka, Sofia Kenin, Iga Swiatek withdraw from Montreal

The National Bank Open in Montreal was expecting to welcome nine of the 10 women's tennis players in the world ...

US, Israeli officials discuss concerns over Gulf of Oman

Washington [US] August 4 (ANI/Sputnik): US Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman discussed a shared concern about the recent attack ...

Suspected Iranian Forces Hijack Vessel In Gulf, Iran Denies

The British Navy reported a 'potential hijack' on a ship off the coast of the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) on ...

UNSC members condemn attack against UN compound in Afghan

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 4 (ANI): The members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has condemned the attack against a ...

Ethiopia Suspends Work of Two Aid Groups Active in Tigray

NAIROBI - Two international aid groups said Tuesday that the Ethiopian government had suspended part or all of their operations, ...

NYCFC try to take good form on the road against Fire

New York City FC's current surge has come entirely at home, where success has been consistent. It's been a different ...

Afghanistan: UN mission demands end to fighting as Taliban advance

The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Tuesday called for an immediate end to fighting in urban areas, as ...

Afghan Foreign Minister speaks to Jaishankar

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 4 (ANI): Afghanistan Foreign Minister Mohammad Haneef Atmar called on his Indian counterpart Dr S Jaishankar on ...

Iran Supreme Leader Endorses Hard-line Protege as President

TEHRAN, IRAN - Iran's supreme leader officially endorsed his hard-line protege as the nation's next president on Tuesday, just two ...

UN Torture Widespread in Iraqi Detention Centers

GENEVA - The United Nations accused the government of Iraq of the widespread torture of detainees held in the country's ...

Pakistan fails to reconstruct schools damaged in 2005

Islamabad [Pakistan] August 4 (ANI): The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Monday slammed the government for not constructing the schools ...

The Hiroshima Panels are a remarkable artistic exploration of trauma

On August 6, 1945, the US military obliterated Hiroshima with the world's first deployed nuclear bomb. Several days later, artist ...

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Rising soccer star, 16, dies after car crash in Netherlands

IJSSELSTEIN, Netherlands - Up-and-coming football talent Noah Gesser and his teenage brother have been killed in a head-on collision.Ajax's 16-year ...

Galaxy to unveil statue of Landon Donovan

Former Los Angeles Galaxy star Landon Donovan will have a statue in his honor erected on Oct. 3 outside Dignity ...

Timbers chase season sweep vs. Earthquakes

Portland will have history, both short- and long-term, on its side when it squares off against the visiting San Jose ...

SKC, LAFC prepare for busy stretches

With three MLS matches plus a Leagues Cup match against Mexican side Leon, Sporting Kansas City will be on the ...

Sounders hope to stop surprise home skid vs. FC Dallas

For FC Dallas, it's about keeping the momentum going. For the Seattle Sounders, it's about getting back to basics. Can ...

Dynamo, Austin FC meet for first time

Austin FC and the Houston Dynamo will square off for the first time ever on Wednesday in Austin with the ...

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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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