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Is China's Fishing Fleet a Growing Security Threat

WASHINGTON - China says it has banned its massive fishing fleet from catching squid in parts of the Atlantic and ...

COVID-19 cases in Brazil rise to over 3.2 mn

Brasilia [Brazil], August 14 (Sputnik/ANI): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 60,091 to 3,224,876 within ...

US Bars Private Charter Flights to Cuba

The U.S. Department of Transportation barred private charter flights to Cuba on Thursday in a move designed to put more ...

Ivanka Trump Continues Women Empowerment Agenda Amid Pandemic

WASHINGTON - This week the Trump administration announced $122 million in new programs and partnerships under the Women's Global Development ...

CPL 2020: Sarwan leaves Jamaica Tallawahs citing personal reasons

Port of Spain [Trinidad and Tobago], Aug 13 (ANI): Ramnaresh Sarwan, the assistant coach of Jamaica Tallawahs has opted to ...

What was wrong with life in the USSR

The USSR was obviously not the "evil empire" it was made out to be by capitalist propaganda. But it would ...

Barcelona name 26-man squad for Champions League

Barcelona's Lionel Messi (C) shoots during the 2019-2020 Spanish La Liga football match between Barcelona and Osasuna in Barcelona, Spain, ...

Bet Daily collaborates with Caribbean Premier League (CPL)

New Delhi [India], Aug 13 (ANI/NewsVoir): Bet Daily, a leading Asian online gaming platform collaborates with Hero Caribbean Premier League ...

Peru President Reimpose Sunday Curfew to Curb COVID-19 Spike

Peru is reimposing Sunday curfews and banning family gatherings in response to a new surge in coronavirus infections.In announcing the ...

COVID-19 cases in Brazil rises by 55,155 to over 3.16 million

Brasilia [Brazil], August 13 (Sputnik/ANI): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 55,155 to 3,164,785 within ...

Plastics could help build a sustainable future - here's how

The disposal of plastics is a global problem. They are nearly indestructible in natural conditions but are discarded worldwide on ...

Who Is Speaking at Democratic National Convention

Next week's Democratic National Convention will feature a lineup of heavyweight politicians, rising stars and everyday Americans making the case ...

Colombia surpasses 400,000 COVID-19 cases with record daily new additions

Citizens wearing face masks are seen on a bus in Soacha, near Bogota, Colombia, on April 2, 2020. (Photo by ...

Brazil's coronavirus case tally up 52,160, reaches 3,109,630

Brasilia [Brazil], August 12 (ANI/Sputnik): Brazil's number of cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has increased by more than ...

Taiwan Plans to Shift Medical Supply Chain Away from China

TAIPEI - The United States and Taiwan are making a public show of strengthening ties this week, signing a memorandum ...

Funds raised for statue of English football's black trailblazer

Jack Leslie, who was chosen to play for England in 1925 but dropped when selectors discovered he was black, will ...

Global pre-orders of Covid-19 vaccines top five billion

President Donald Trump has launched "Operation Warp Speed" in a bid to develop, manufacture and distribute a Covid-19 vaccine to ...

Former Argentina skipper Creevy signs for London Irish

Former Argentina captain Agustin Creevy signed for English Premiership club London Irish on Tuesday, declaring he cannot wait to "get ...

Video: The Wall of Moms builds on a long protest tradition

Kelsy Kretschmer, associate professor of sociology at Oregon State University, explains why the Wall of Moms protest group attracted so ...

Ronaldinho set for 24 August release, says judicial sources

Brazil great Ronaldinho could be freed on 24 August following five months detention in Paraguay over a forged passport, judicial ...

'D-Day's coming': Australia sets Kiwis Super Rugby shake-up deadline

Australian rugby officials have set a three-week deadline for New Zealand to accept their demands for a trans-Tasman Super Rugby ...

Kia Seltos Crew Cab pickup rendered with Fiat Toro elements

South Korean automaker Kia Motors introduced its popular compact crossover, Seltos as the SP Concept back at Auto Expo 2018. ...

French director of agriculture NGO killed in Guatemala

A French director of a non-profit organisation in Guatemala has been shot dead, according to the French embassy in the ...

Atalanta, the Italian upstarts menacing PSG

PSG are once against seen as France's best bet for a Champions League victory, despite Lyon's shock elimination of Juventus ...

French director of agriculture NGO killed in Guatemala; embassy

A French director of a non-profit organisation in Guatemala has been shot dead, according to the French embassy in the ...

World wary as Putin claims Russia first to develop Covid vaccine

President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that Russia had become the first country to approve a vaccine offering "sustainable immunity" ...

World coronavirus victim toll now more than 20 million, 700,000 dead

The coronavirus pandemic chalked up another horrific milestone on Monday as the world surpassed 20 million recorded cases of the ...

2020 training camp preview: Special teams

Tim Twentyman On the roster: Matt Prater (kicker), Jack Fox (punter), Don Muhlbach (long snapper), Arryn Siposs (punter), Steven Wirtel ...

Updates: Dak Already Sees "Great" Things in Lamb

by Nick Eatman, Rob Phillips & David Helman The NFL season is almost here. Don't miss any of the action ...

Farewell words from Machi Clestino Cordova

We publish here the farewell words that, after 100 days on hunger strike, were pronounced by Machi Celestino Cordova, who ...

Messi on higher level than Lewandowski, says Setien

LISBON, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- FC Barcelona coach Quique Setien compared Lionel Messi to Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski and ...

Argentina yet to set date for football restart

BUENOS AIRES, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- The Argentinian government has yet to decide when domestic football will resume after months ...

Mexico hits over 500,000 COVID-19 cases, to produce vaccine

MEXICO CITY, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- The total number of COVID-19 cases in Mexico has surpassed the half-a-million mark, as ...

Caracas mayor, 70, dies from COVID-19

CARACAS, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- The mayor of Venezuela's capital Caracas, Dario Vivas, died on Thursday at the age of ...

Latest count of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide at 0000 GMT, Aug. 14

BEIJING, Aug. 14 (Xinhua) -- The following are the latest updates on the COVID-19 global confirmed cases in hardest-hit countries ...

COVID-19 cases surpass 3.2 million in Brazil, with 105,000 deaths

SAO PAULO, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- Brazil registered 1,262 deaths from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in 24 hours, raising the ...

Ecuador and Chile sign major trade agreement

QUITO, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno and Chilean President Sebastian Pinera signed on Thursday a trade agreement ...

Dominican Republic reports 83,134 COVID-19 cases, 1,393 deaths

SANTO DOMINGO, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the Dominican Republic rose to 83,134 on ...

Chile's COVID-19 cases top 380,000, death toll reaches 10,299

SANTIAGO, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- Chile on Thursday reported 380,034 people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) since ...

Roundup: U.S. AMC Theatres to reopen next week with reminiscent tickets

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- AMC Theatres announced Thursday that the largest U.S. movie theater chain with Chinese conglomerate ...

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Braves, Marlins meet in surprise first-place battle

It's early, but it's also late, and that sums up this weekend's odd battle for first place in the National ...

Is China's Fishing Fleet a Growing Security Threat

WASHINGTON - China says it has banned its massive fishing fleet from catching squid in parts of the Atlantic and ...

COVID-19 cases in Brazil rise to over 3.2 mn

Brasilia [Brazil], August 14 (Sputnik/ANI): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Brazil has increased by 60,091 to 3,224,876 within ...

US Bars Private Charter Flights to Cuba

The U.S. Department of Transportation barred private charter flights to Cuba on Thursday in a move designed to put more ...

Ivanka Trump Continues Women Empowerment Agenda Amid Pandemic

WASHINGTON - This week the Trump administration announced $122 million in new programs and partnerships under the Women's Global Development ...

CPL 2020: Sarwan leaves Jamaica Tallawahs citing personal reasons

Port of Spain [Trinidad and Tobago], Aug 13 (ANI): Ramnaresh Sarwan, the assistant coach of Jamaica Tallawahs has opted to ...

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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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