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Three-day Taliban-U.S. meeting ends with no agreement

KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met the leaders of the hardline group, Taliban at ...

California search and rescue efforts on even as toll rises

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The death toll from the blazing wildfires continued to rise in California, even as authorities ramped up ...

Al-Houthi rebels agree to UN request to stop firing missiles

NEW  YORK, New York - A breakthrough agreement has been reached between the warring parties of the Yemen war on ...

Justice at last for victims of Kampuchea

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – It was a historic day for the International Court on Friday and for the people of ...

Russia probe: Trump 'easily' answers Mueller's questions

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Justice Department's intense investigation into alleged collusion between the U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and ...

World's two largest economies trade barbs over protectionism

PORT MORESBY - Engaged in an intense trade war for nearly a year now, the world's two largest economies locked ...

4 car crashes, four different vehicles in 30 minutes

PARRAMATTA, NSW, Australia – In what may be a record, a man has been involved in four collisions with other ...

Anti-ISIS U.S. strikes allegedly killed civilians in Syria

DAMASCUS, Syria - The U.S.-led coalition, which announced that it carried out airstrikes against the last Islamic State pocket in ...

Thousands of French protesters block roads over fuel taxes

PARIS, France - Tens of thousands of French protesters took to the streets on Saturday, blocking motorways and roads across ...

Five London bridges blocked by environment protesters

LONDON, U.K. - London witnessed one of its most coordinated environmental protest in decades after thousands of people blocked five ...

Kidnappers playing havoc with fleeing Hondurans lives

The Hondurans who banded together last month to travel northward to the United States, fleeing gangs , corruption and

CIA blames Saudi prince for Khashoggi murder: Sources

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, despite international headlines being focussed on a range of crucial issues across the world - ...

Malaria cases declined by 24% in India: WHO report

Geneva [Switzerland], Nov 20 (ANI): The World Health Organisation (WHO) in a report stated that India is the only country ...

UN Agency Reports Sharp Drop In Afghan Opium Production

Opium production in Afghanistan dropped by 29 percent last year, the United Nations anti-drug agency reported, a decrease attributed mainly ...

New Assessment: 'Little Clear Progress' in Afghanistan War

WASHINGTON - The U.S. and Afghan governments have made "little clear progress" recently in compelling the Taliban to negotiate a ...

Apple, Trade Woes Sink Stocks; Growth Worries Drag on Dollar

NEW YORK - World stock markets fell Monday as worries about softening demand for the iPhone dragged down shares of ...

Retired North Korean Official Arrested for Criticizing Kim Jong Un

A retired North Korean official from Ryanggang Province was arrested earlier this month for his critical comments of Supreme Leader ...

Macedonia Summons Hungarian Envoy Over Ex-Prime Minister's Escape

The Macedonian Foreign Ministry has summoned Hungary's ambassador to Skopje to formally demand that the government in Budapest reject an ...

Migration at Top of Agenda of Spanish PM's 1st Morocco Visit

RABAT, MOROCCO - Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez urged greater cooperation on migration while making his first visit Monday to ...

Cambodia's PM Hun Sen Denies Reports of Plans For Chinese Naval Base

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday dismissed U.S. concerns that he would grant China the right to build a ...

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Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks had a wild ride on Monday, falling sharply, recouping some lost ground, and ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

Dark Web hosting provider hacked, thousands of sites down

BERLIN, Germany - One of the world's largest providers of Dark Web hosting services, Daniel's Hosting, suffered a cyberattack last ...

Fantastic Beasts 2 marks slow start at home, soars globally

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - While delivering an underwhelming performance domestically, the sequel of the movie that left Harry Potter fans thrilled ...

Instagram notifies some users about exposed passwords

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Instagram has sent out notifications to some of its users, informing them that their passwords have accidentally ...

Asian stock markets move higher, although Australia slips

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks on Asian market largely rose on Monday, despite back-and-forth jabs from both China and the United ...

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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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