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SEC shuts down fraud which sucked in $125 million from investors

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has filed an emergency action to obtain a temporary restraining ...

Fire that killed 3 girls 32 years ago being investigated as a homicide

CO KILDARE, Ireland - On the 32nd anniversary of a fire that destroyed a home on Kilcock, Co Kildare, and ...

World economic growth is 'fragile,' Lagarde says

World economic growth is "fragile" and "under threat," former International Monetary Fund director Christine Lagarde says, and is over-reliant on ...

Saudis claim sources close to Iranian regime responsible for attacks

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - The government of Saudi Arabia says the attacks on its Saudi Aramco oil infrastructure on Saturday ...

Vietnam, Fastest-Growing Carbon Polluter

HO CHI MINH CITY - Carbon emissions are growing faster in Vietnam than any other country in the world, according ...

Rights Groups Urge Release of Journalists in Eritrea

In 2002, newspaper editor Aaron Berhane fled his home country of Eritrea for security reasons, after his paper criticized the ...

Cameroon Courts Paralyzed as Lawyers Strike Over HumanRights Violation

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Cameroon's law courts are at a standstill as lawyers for a third day Wednesday defy government threats ...

Proponents of war causing carnage on unprecedented scale

Proponents of war the world over are causing carnage on an unprecedented scale with most of the casualties being civilians.War ...

Killing fields murders still have law enforcement agencies baffled

Decades Later, Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Murders of Four Women The women seemingly had little in common. One ...

Pretoria mall evacuated after bomb threat

PRETORIA, South Africa - Brooklyn police say they have arrested a man for making a bomb threat at the Menlyn ...

George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

Minibus Bombing Outside Iraq's Karbala Kills 12, Injures 5

BAGHDAD - A bomb exploded on a minibus packed with passengers outside the Shiite holy city of Karbala Friday night, ...

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 ...

Hanoi Silent in Face of China's Claim of Sovereignty in Vietnam's EEZ

China's claim this week of jurisdiction over waters claimed by Vietnam has met so far with official silence in Hanoi, ...

Tunisia Islamist party throws weight behind vote frontrunner

Tunisia's influential Islamist-inspired party Ennahdha said Friday it will support law professor and political outsider Kais Saied in a presidential ...

Trump Looking for Complete Trade Deal With China

Jie Xi from Mandarin service contributed to this reportWASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that he wants ...

Trump Announces New Sanctions Against Iran

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump announced new sanctions against Iran's national bank Friday, further escalating economic pressure on the ...

(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 ...

Harry and Meghan Make 1st Official Tour as Family in Africa

JOHANNESBERG, SOUTH AFRICA - Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, along with their infant son, Archie, are making their first ...

UN staff support youth-driven global action on climate crisis

The global climate strike was inspired by weekly demonstrations held by the Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg, and UN workers ...

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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

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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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