Mon, 08 Aug 2022

Mexico President Urges Increased Effort to Save Trapped Miners

Agujita, Mexico - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador called Sunday for intensified efforts to save 10 workers trapped in ...

New Mexico Police Seek Public's Help in Probe of 4 Muslim Slayings

Police in New Mexico on Sunday asked for the public's help in locating a 'vehicle of interest' in their probe ...

Chile Sinkhole Grows Large Enough to Swallow France's Arc de Triomphe

A sinkhole in Chile has doubled in size, growing large enough to engulf France's Arc de Triomphe and prompting officials ...

Ex-Rebel Takes Oath as Colombia President in Historic Shift

Bogota, Colombia - Colombia's first leftist president was sworn into office Sunday, promising to fight inequality and heralding a turning ...

Firefighters Battle Big Blaze at Cuba Oil Tank Farm for Second Day

HAVANA - Cuban firefighters were joined by special teams sent by Mexico and Venezuela Sunday as they battled for a ...

Moscow in close contact with Cuba to help curb fire at oil facility: Foreign Ministry

Moscow [Russia], August 7 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Sunday that Moscow remains in close contact ...

Minnesota United FC sign MF Jonathan Gonzalez through 2022 season

Minnesota United FC acquired the discovery rights to midfielder Jonathan Gonzalez and signed him on loan through the rest of ...

CWG 2022: Australia win toss, opt to bat first in gold medal match against India

Birmingham [UK], August 7 (ANI): Australian skipper Meg Lanning won the toss and elected to bat first against India in ...

Delhi Police bust International immigration racket involved in duping people on the pretext of sending them to foreign shores

New Delhi [india] August 7 (ANI): A man allegedly involved in arranging a forged passport with the help of his ...

Amazon more vulnerable to scanty rains than previously believed

Washington [US], August 7 (ANI): In order to understand the intricate operations of one of Earth's most significant and biodiverse ...

Pink Floyd's Waters explains why he called Biden a war criminal

The US president is committing a ?huge crime? by fueling the conflict in Ukraine, the rock legend told CNNUS President ...

Messi amazes with career first in PSG masterclass

The seven-time Ballon d'Or winner scored an overhead kick for the first time in his careerLionel Messi wowed once more ...

17 Missing, Dozens Hurt as Fire Rages in Cuban Oil Tank Farm

HAVANA - A fire started by a lightning strike at an oil storage facility raged uncontrolled Saturday in the city ...

Lucas Zelarayan excels as Columbus ends NYCFC streak

Lucas Zelarayan had two goals and an assist as the Columbus Crew rebounded after conceding an early own goal to ...

80 injured, 17 missing as lightning strikes oil storage facility in Cuba

Havana [Cuba], August 7 (ANI): Nearly 80 people were injured and 17 firefighters missing as a massive fire set off ...

Brazil Police Arrest 5 More in Killings of Journalist, Amazon Expert

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - Brazil's federal police Saturday arrested five more men in an investigation into the killings of British journalist ...

Venezuela, Colombia Border Areas Hopeful as Reopening Nears

SAN JUAN DE COLON, Venezuela - The freight company owned by Alfredo Rosales and his brothers was hustling, its 50 ...

One of Amazon's Biggest Deforesters Wins Demise of Protected Park

RIO DE JANEIRO - In a move that shocked environmentalists, the government of Brazil's third-largest state has given up a ...

Researchers trace source of nitrogen pollution affecting world's second-largest barrier reef

Washington [US], August 6 (ANI): Tropical coastal ecosystems are among the most biodiverse areas on Earth. And they're also on ...

Who Could Be Part Of A U.S.-Russia Prisoner Exchange? 

As the United States and Russia prepare to discuss a prisoner swap just days after Moscow sentenced a U.S. women's ...

Lightning Sets Off Fire at Cuban Oil Tank Farm, Dozens Hurt

HAVANA - Lightning struck a crude oil storage tank in the city of Matanzas, causing a spreading fire that led ...

Intent shown throughout innings was outstanding: NZ's Santner following win over NED

Hague [Netherlands], August 6 (ANI): Expressing happiness over his side's eight-wicket win over Netherlands in second T20I, New Zealand skipper ...

Blue Jays turn to Mitch White seeking bounce-back win against Twins

Right-hander Mitch White will make his debut for Toronto on Saturday night when the Blue Jays face the American League ...

CWG 2022: India eyes medal, opts to bat first against England in semifinal

Birmingham [UK], August 6 (ANI): Indian skipper Harmanpreet Kaur won the toss and elected to bat first against England in ...

Ex-UFC lightweight champ Oliveira goes on Khabib 'arrogance' rant

Charles Oliveira is set to take on Islam Makhachev for the title on October 22 in Abu DhabiThe perceived arrogance ...

Indian women's team extend their unbeaten run at 44th Chess Olympiad

Mamallapuram (Tamil Nadu) [India], August 6, 2022 (ANI): Indian women's A team notched up their seventh successive victory against sixth ...

New Evidence Shows How Myanmar's Military Planned the Rohingya Purge

In mid-2017, in a remote area of Myanmar, senior Burmese military commanders held secret talks about operations against the minority ...

Native American News Roundup July 31 - August 6, 2022

WASHINGTON - Here is a summary of Native American-related news around the U.S. this week:Supreme Court to Consider ICWA in ...

Washington Sees Greener Energy Future for the Gulf of Mexico

New Orleans - As part of a push toward a green energy future for America, the Biden administration has unveiled ...

MLB roundup: Dodgers honor Vin Scully, rout Padres

The Los Angeles Dodgers jumped on Sean Manaea for four runs in the first inning and four more in the ...

HBO Max, Discovery to combine into single streaming platform in summer 2023

Washington [US], August 6 (ANI): The media company has revealed a schedule for combining the two services. JB Perrette, CEO ...

Twins blow 5-0 lead, beat Jays in 10th inning

Nick Gordon scored the winning run on a fielder's-choice grounder by Tim Beckham in the bottom of the 10th inning ...

Twins blow 5-0 lead, beat Jays in extra innings

Nick Gordon scored the winning run on a fielder's choice by Tim Beckham in the bottom of the 10th inning ...

Rosatom's Nuclear Center in Bolivia to start operation

Sucre [Bolivia], August 6 (ANI/Sputnik): Rosatom's Nuclear Technology Center will completely start its operation in early 2025, head of Rusatom ...

Revs, Orlando City meet amid dueling winless streaks

Orlando City SC will welcome the New England Revolution to town Saturday night in a showdown of Eastern Conference teams ...

VOA Immigration Weekly Recap, July 31-August 6

Here is a look at immigration-related news around the U.S. this week. Questions? Tips? Comments? Email the VOA immigration team: ...

Rockies claim RHP Dinelson Lamet off waivers

The Colorado Rockies claimed right-hander Dinelson Lamet off waivers Friday from the Milwaukee Brewers. The Brewers acquired Lamet in a ...

Nuclear technology helps Mexico eradicate invasive insect pest

One of the most devastating insect pests infesting fruits and vegetables in Mexico has been eradicated in the state of ...

Kenya election: four ways to better safeguard and defend democracy

More elections are being held than ever - but the number of questionable polls being held around the world is ...

US to Issue ID to Migrants Awaiting Deportation Proceedings

U.S. immigration authorities are planning to issue photo ID cards to immigrants in deportation proceedings in a bid to slash ...

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Russian women's stars complete hat-trick of tennis titles

Daria Kasatkina and Liudmila Samsonova added to Daniil Medvedev's title triumph at the weekendRussian women's players Daria Kasatkina and Liudmila ...

Mexico President Urges Increased Effort to Save Trapped Miners

Agujita, Mexico - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador called Sunday for intensified efforts to save 10 workers trapped in ...

New Mexico Police Seek Public's Help in Probe of 4 Muslim Slayings

Police in New Mexico on Sunday asked for the public's help in locating a 'vehicle of interest' in their probe ...

Chile Sinkhole Grows Large Enough to Swallow France's Arc de Triomphe

A sinkhole in Chile has doubled in size, growing large enough to engulf France's Arc de Triomphe and prompting officials ...

Ex-Rebel Takes Oath as Colombia President in Historic Shift

Bogota, Colombia - Colombia's first leftist president was sworn into office Sunday, promising to fight inequality and heralding a turning ...

Firefighters Battle Big Blaze at Cuba Oil Tank Farm for Second Day

HAVANA - Cuban firefighters were joined by special teams sent by Mexico and Venezuela Sunday as they battled for a ...

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