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Hundreds in Haiti Stage Protests Against Corruption, President

WASHINGTON/PORT-AU-PRINCE - Hundreds of Haitians braved rainy weather and joined an opposition protest Friday to demand an end to rampant ...

Imelda Leaves Two Dead in Texas, Others Stranded and Trapped

CHINA, TEXAS - The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people ...

(Im)migration Recap, Sept. 15-20

Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, and why and how it could impact your life, family or ...

WATCH | Melting snowcaps spell trouble for world's highest capital

Water resources are running dry in the world's highest-elevation capital due to the combined effect of the Andean glaciers melting, ...

Birthdays are all about new beginnings: Tendulkar wishes Rashid Khan

New Delhi [India], Sept 20 (ANI): Former India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Friday extended birthday wishes to Afghanistan's leg-spinner Rashid ...

Explosive find | Cocaine in rocket transport ship

A stash of cocaine has been found in a ship used to transport rocket elements to and from the European ...

Don't bet on the UN to fix climate change - it's failed for 30 years

We're constantly encouraged to think of the next big climate summit, conference or protest as the most important one, the ...

New Members Elected to IAEA Board of Governors

Eleven countries have been newly elected to serve on the 35-member IAEA Board of Governors for the period 2019-2020. The ...

Hoge leads at soggy Sanderson Farms championship

Washington - American Tom Hoge rolled in a 46-foot birdie putt at the 18th hole to cap an eight-under par ...

Trump Nominee Pledges Independence for US Government News Outlets

Jesusemem Oni contributed to this report.President Donald Trump's nominee to run the U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM) testified Thursday ...

Study: North American Bird Population Falls 3 Billion Since 1970

If the skies above North America seem quieter, it's because of the massive drop in the bird population in the ...

Washington State Official Sues Trump Over Border Wall Funding

Washington state's attorney general is suing U.S. President Donald Trump to try to stop him from diverting $89 million from ...

US Expels 2 Cubans From UN Mission

The United States has expelled two members of the Cuban mission to the U.N., accusing them of trying to "conduct ...

Venezuela calls on US to reopen diplomatic ties

Venezuela's socialist government on Wednesday called on the United States to restore diplomatic ties with Caracas after it opened talks ...

Nature one of most effective ways of combatting climate change

World leaders will be gathering at the United Nations in New York next week at a Climate Action Summit convened ...

General Conference Day 4 Highlights

During the plenary session of the General Conference 13 delegations delivered statements, which are available here.The following side events took ...

Morocco and Western Sahara: a decades-long war of attrition

It's been more than 40 years since Morocco claimed sovereignty over Western Sahara, setting off a conflict that seems no ...

FIFA rankings: India drops one spot to 104th position

Zurich [Switzerland], Sept 19 (ANI): The Indian football team has dropped one spot to 104 in the latest FIFA rankings ...

In Nigeria, dreadlocks are entangled with beliefs about danger

A grown man wearing his hair in dreadlocks is bound to attract attention in Nigeria. And it's not always positive ...

A digital archaeologist helps inaccessible collections be seen

The Abstract features interesting research and the people behind it.Davide Tanasi is a digital archaeologist at the University of South ...

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US-Iranian Tensions Threaten to Overshadow UN General Assembly

UNITED NATIONS - As world leaders prepare to gather for their annual meetings at the U.N. General Assembly, heightened tensions ...

Hundreds in Haiti Stage Protests Against Corruption, President

WASHINGTON/PORT-AU-PRINCE - Hundreds of Haitians braved rainy weather and joined an opposition protest Friday to demand an end to rampant ...

Imelda Leaves Two Dead in Texas, Others Stranded and Trapped

CHINA, TEXAS - The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda that flooded parts of Texas left at least two people ...

(Im)migration Recap, Sept. 15-20

Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, and why and how it could impact your life, family or ...

WATCH | Melting snowcaps spell trouble for world's highest capital

Water resources are running dry in the world's highest-elevation capital due to the combined effect of the Andean glaciers melting, ...

Birthdays are all about new beginnings: Tendulkar wishes Rashid Khan

New Delhi [India], Sept 20 (ANI): Former India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Friday extended birthday wishes to Afghanistan's leg-spinner Rashid ...

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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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