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Argentina records shock September inflation figure of 6.5%

BEUNOS AIRES, Argentina - Shocked by an inflation rate of 6.5% last month, Argentina’s treasury minister was insisting Friday that ...


Statement by UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie in Lima, Peru

Buenos dias, I am very grateful to President Vizcarra for receiving me this morning, and for the talks we have ...


Issue of Married Catholic Priests Gains Traction Under Pope

VATICAN CITY - As the Vatican copes with the growing clergy sex abuse scandal and declining number of priests worldwide, ...


Brazil's Amazon at risk if Bolsonaro wins presidency - ecologists

Promises by Brazils far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro and his entourage bode badly for the future of the Amazon - ...


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Bomb sent to George Soros' New York house 'real, not a hoax'

NEW YORK, U.S. - A neatly wrapped package that arrived at the New York State residence of billionaire philanthropist George ...

Turkish PM confirms Khashoggi death was premeditated

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Taypip Erdogan did not reveal anything new, but put on the record much ...

Flu hospitalized 900,000 in U.S. in 2017-18 influenza season

In the United States, the 2017-2018 flu season was historically severe . U.S. public health officials estimate that 900,000 Americans ...

U.S. officials confirm Syrian mosques now being targeted

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S.-led coalition has targeted a number of mosques and a religious building in the past week ...

Two deaths after boat carrying migrants sinks

ISTANBUL, Turkey – A boat carrying migrants has sunk in the Aegean Sea, just 50 metres off Turkey’s Mugla coast, ...

Trump seeks disarmament, then threatens Russia with nukes

MOSCOW, Russia - Two days after the U.S. President Donald Trump announced his intentions to withdraw the U.S. from the ...

Business

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U.S. equity markets join global slide

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks have fallen in line with overseas markets, however the extent of losses was ...

Imran Khan gets $3 billion pledge of funds from Saudis

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Kahn cast aside concerns expressed by other world and business leaders over ...

Co-founder of the Facebook-acquired Oculus quits

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In what came as yet another setback for the world's largest social media company, the cofounder of ...

Hong Kong stock index drops 778 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Geopolitical concerns weighed on stock markets in Asia on Tuesday while regionally a rebound in Chinese stocks ...

Regional cooperation in Asia Pacific necessary, says report

METRO MANILA, Philippines - Regional cooperation is increasingly necessary to tackle a rising number of cross-border challenges in Asia and ...

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More sanctions as Venezuelan inflation nears one million %

President Donald Trump has spoken forcefully about the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, calling it a “human tragedy” at the United ...


Argentina records shock September inflation figure of 6.5%

BEUNOS AIRES, Argentina - Shocked by an inflation rate of 6.5% last month, Argentina’s treasury minister was insisting Friday that ...


President's Office Denies Unknown Assailants Targeted Leader's Son

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI - The office of Haitian President Jovenel Moise has denied that the car of the leader's eldest son ...


Statement by UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie in Lima, Peru

Buenos dias, I am very grateful to President Vizcarra for receiving me this morning, and for the talks we have ...


UN Staff to Help Migrants with Asylum Claims

GENEVA - More than 45 U.N. refugee staff have arrived in Tapachulas, Chiapas State, Mexico - and others are on ...


Issue of Married Catholic Priests Gains Traction Under Pope

VATICAN CITY - As the Vatican copes with the growing clergy sex abuse scandal and declining number of priests worldwide, ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

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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