Fri, 22 Mar 2019

Ex-President Michel Temer Arrested in Brazil for Corruption

RIO DE JANEIRO - Former Brazilian President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday on corruption charges, a dramatic development in ...

Migrants Encounter Snafus With New US Asylum Policy

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - Scheduling glitches led an immigration judge to deny the Trump administration's request to order four Central ...

Venezuelan Forces Detain Key Aide to Opposition Leader

CARACAS - Venezuelan security forces detained a key aide to opposition leader Juan Guaido in a raid on his home ...

Junior Boks announce internationals for World Champs prep

Cape Town - The Junior Springboks will face the Under-20 teams of Georgia and Argentina, as well as a Namibian ...

Former footballer arrested over drug trafficking

Cali - Former Colombia international Jhon Viafara has been arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking and could be extradited to ...

Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Marred Alaska 30 Years Ago

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA - It was just after midnight March 24, 1989, when an Exxon Shipping Co. tanker ran aground outside ...

Nicaragua Government Says It Will Free All Jailed Protesters

MANAGUA - The government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega is promising to free all protesters arrested in the last year ...

'We've had highs, we've also had lows': Fifth Parliament rises

It ended with a whimper, rather than the bang it has become known for over the past five years. Around ...

Pogba says Real Madrid is 'a dream club'

Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines - Paul Pogba said on Wednesday he is "happy" at Manchester United but that Real Madrid, "is a dream ...

Ronaldo signing signals Serie A renaissance: Baresi

London - Cristiano Ronaldo signing for Juventus last year was a shot in the arm for Serie A and bolstered ...

Mueller's Most Devoted Fans Anxiously Await his Report

Her family wanted a puppy, so Alicia Barnett dreamed they would find one that was smart, steady and a bit ...

Trump says strongly considering NATO privileges for Brazil

US President Donald Trump and Brazil's new far-right leader Jair Bolsonaro forged a bond over their shared brand of conservative ...

Venezuelans Find Ways to Cope with Inflation and Hunger

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Francibel Contreras brings her three malnourished children to a soup kitchen in the dangerous hillside Caracas slum ...

Talks Stall Between US, Russia on Venezuela Crisis

ROME - U.S. Special envoy for Venezuela, Elliott Abrams says Russia and the United States have failed to come to ...

Italy's Campagnaro and Wales' Baldwin to join Harlequins

London - Italy centre Michele Campagnaro and Wales hooker Scott Baldwin will play for Harlequins next season, the English Premiership ...

US-Russia Talks on Venezuela Stall Over Role of Maduro

ROME - High-level U.S.-Russian talks on how to defuse Venezuela's crisis ended on Tuesday with the two sides still at ...

Paris Catches Asian Tigers in Most Expensive City Race

TBILISI - Paris and Hong Kong for the first time joined Singapore as the world's most expensive cities to live ...

GM to Invest $2.7B in Sao Paulo, Brazil Factories Over 5 Years

SAO PAULO/DETROIT - General Motors said on Tuesday it would invest $2.7 billion in two Brazilian factories over the next ...

Mexico, Brazil Reach Light-vehicle Free Trade Agreement

MEXICO CITY - Mexico's government said on Tuesday it had reached an agreement with Brazil on the free trade of ...

Trump to Meet with Caribbean Leaders on Friday at His Florida Resort

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump will meet at his Florida resort on Friday with the leaders of the Bahamas, ...

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Venezuelan Opposition Leader Guaido Says His Top Aide Detained

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents have detained his chief of staff. Guaido's aide, ...

Ex-President Michel Temer Arrested in Brazil for Corruption

RIO DE JANEIRO - Former Brazilian President Michel Temer was arrested on Thursday on corruption charges, a dramatic development in ...

Migrants Encounter Snafus With New US Asylum Policy

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - Scheduling glitches led an immigration judge to deny the Trump administration's request to order four Central ...

Venezuelan Forces Detain Key Aide to Opposition Leader

CARACAS - Venezuelan security forces detained a key aide to opposition leader Juan Guaido in a raid on his home ...

Junior Boks announce internationals for World Champs prep

Cape Town - The Junior Springboks will face the Under-20 teams of Georgia and Argentina, as well as a Namibian ...

Former footballer arrested over drug trafficking

Cali - Former Colombia international Jhon Viafara has been arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking and could be extradited 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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