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US: Upcoming Mideast Conference Not Aimed at Demonizing Iran

UNITED NATIONS The United States said Tuesday an international conference next month to promote peace and stability in the Middle ...


Erdogan Visits Moscow with Looming Turkish Military Op in Syria

ISTANBUL Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Wednesday. The visit comes ...


Iran Says German Ban On Mahan Air 'Hasty, Unjustifiable'

Tehran has criticized Germany's decision to ban Iran's second-largest airline from its airports, calling the move 'hasty and unjustifiable.' The ...


Pope Heads to Panama to Celebrate World Youth Day

ROME Pope Francis will make his first trip to Panama on Wednesday for the World Youth Day festival that is ...


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NFL announces international schedule for 2019

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The National Football League has announced the matchups for its five 2019 international regular-season ...

Patriots in grinding win over Kansas City Chiefs

  Rex Burkhead plunged into the end zone from two yards out to put the finishing touch on Tom Brady's ...

Los Angeles Rams helped by bad refs call edge out Saints

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana - The Los Angeles Rams are back in the Super Bowl, and they needed overtime to get ...

Phehlukwayo's brilliant all-round display hands Proteas victory

Cape Town - A brilliant all-round display from Andile Phehlukwayo and an assured batting effort from Rassie van der Dussen ...

Kohli's hard work, perseverance paid off: Sachin Tendulkar

New Delhi (India), Jan 22 (ANI): Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar congratulated Indian skipper Virat Kohli for bagging top ICC honours ...

Kyrgyzstan: Soccer heroes narrow defeat leaves fans proud and bitter

By any measure, Kyrgyzstans run to the knockout stages of the AFC Asian Cup an international soccer tournament the country ...

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Stocks in Europe little changed as May rules out second referendum

LONDON, UK - European stocks were mixed but little changed on Monday, in advance of a crucial speech by British ...

Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...

10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...

U.S. Soldier Killed By Enemy Fire In Afghanistan

The U.S. military says one of its service members was killed by 'enemy small-arms fire' in Afghanistan on January 22. ...

South African Leader Calls for Lifting of Zimbabwe Sanctions

GENEVA South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is calling for sanctions on Zimbabwe to be lifted, saying this action would help ...

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Taliban launches assault on Afghan military base after day-long attack

KABUL, Afghanistan - Taliban insurgents launched a series of attacks across Afghanistan over the weekend, killing more than 50 people ...


U.S. airstrikes kill dozens of Al Shabaab militants in Somalia

  MOGADISHU, Somalia - An extremist attack at a luxury hotel complex in Kenya's Nairobi last week was claimed by ...


Global inequality soars: Shocking gap between rich and poor revealed

  LONDON, U.K. - The shocking gap between the rich and poor across the world was revealed in a new ...


U.S. president and vice president pay tribute to Martin Luther King

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump made an unscheduled visit to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington on Monday, ...


Israel to shut down Palestinian schools in East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Israel has announced it will close all UNRWA schools in East Jerusalem and replace them with Israeli-run schools. ...


10 'Blue Helmets' killed in West Africa

BAMAKO, Mali - Ten United Nation peacekeepers have been killed in what the UN has described as a 'terrorist attack,' ...


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Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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