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Britain braces for third election in 4 years

LONDON, UK - With Britons heading to the polls on Thursday to vote in their third general election in under ...

Democrats formally charge Trump with abuse of office

WASHINGTON - Leading House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, accusing him of ...

Pakistan Urged To Tackle Targeted Killings After Politician Slaying

Dozens of people attended the funeral of a local leader of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-N party who was shot ...

Two Governors Out In Russian Regional Shakeup

One governor has resigned and another has been sacked in a shakeup of regional leaders in Russia.Sergei Levchenko, the governor ...

EU leaders keep mum on Brexit as Britain votes

European leaders arrived for their Brussels summit on Thursday knowing that before their late-night budget debate is over British voters ...

IAEA's Grossi at COP 25: Strengthening Ties for Climate Action

Madrid, Spain-IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi, speaking after a meeting today with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, said they ...

European Central Bank Chief Sees Slowdown Bottoming Out

FRANKFURT, GERMANY - Central banks in the United States and Europe say they've done their part to help the economy ...

EU to Boost Measures to Protect Trade After WTO Impasse

The European Union says it is taking measures to protect its trade interests in the ongoing row with the United ...

UN: Targeted Killings Continue Against Iraq Protesters

Deliberate killings, abduction and arbitrary detention are among abuses that continue against Iraqi anti-government demonstrators by unknown groups, according to ...

Rwanda Co-Hosts Anti-Corruption Excellence Award Summit

KIGALI - Rwanda this week hosted the annual Anti-Corruption Excellence Award ceremony to highlight and encourage successes against graft, including ...

Trump Lambasts Greta Thunberg, Time Magazine's Person of the Year

U.S. President Donald Trump took aim at Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg Thursday, suggesting she has problems controlling anger."So ...

Israelis Gird for Unprecedented Third Election in a Year

JERUSALEM - Israelis grappled Thursday with the confounding reality of unprecedented third national elections in less than a year, after ...

Myths around mental illness cause high rates of unemployment

Even though mental illness affects one in five adults - and depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide - ...

Judiciary Committee Debates Trump Impeachment Ahead of Vote

The U.S. House Judiciary Committee is expected to approve articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump as early as Thursday, ...

Yasir Shah released from Pakistan Test squad to work at NCA

Rawalpindi [Pakistan], Dec 12 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday released spinner Yasir Shah from their Test squad to ...

Labuschagne ton stalls Kiwis in Perth D/N Test

Perth - Emerging Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne on Thursday posted his third successive Test century to frustrate a resilient New ...

Police In Tbilisi Detain 12 Protesters, Including Opposition Leader

TBILISI -- Police in Tbilisi have detained 12 protesters, including the leader of opposition New Georgia party, Giorgi Vashadze, after ...

Moeen believes a break from Tests can extend his career

Cape Town - Moeen Ali believes taking a break from Test cricket will allow him to prolong his international career, ...

Historic Pakistan-Sri Lanka Test hit by bad weather

Rawalpindi - Heavy rain and bad light hit the second day of the historic Test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka ...

A path to Brexit: Britain's last three elections

Britain's general election on Thursday is the third in less than five years and has been described by Prime Minister ...

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2 Australian boys die in hospital after volcano disaster

SYDNEY, Australia - Two Australian schoolboys severely injured in the White Island volcano eruption in New Zealand on Monday have ...

Trump orders Jewish people to have ethnic categorization

WASHINGTON, DC - An executive order issued by President Donald Trump interpreting members of the Jewish religion as part of ...

Britain braces for third election in 4 years

LONDON, UK - With Britons heading to the polls on Thursday to vote in their third general election in under ...

Peace, justice and good will an elusive dream for Palestinians

Peace, Good Will and Joy on Earth at Christmas! But what does that mean for Palestine and Palestinians? Every year, ...

Democrats formally charge Trump with abuse of office

WASHINGTON - Leading House Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday, accusing him of ...

Intensive search underway for Chilean Air Force Hercules 130

SANTIAGO, Chile - There has been no sign of the Chilean Air Force C130 Hercules aircraft which went missing on ...

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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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