Sun, 17 Nov 2019

Newsom acts on Californian prison system

We Investigated the Crisis in California's Jails. Now, the Governor Calls for More Oversight.ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. ...

Five victims and gunman shot at school near Los Anegles, 2 dead

SANTA CLARITA, California - Two school kids, one aged 14 and the other sixteen, are dead after a mass shooting ...

British-Irish summit to focus on implications of Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is hosting Administration Heads from Scotland, Wales, and the British Government on Friday ...

Lower energy prices keeping lid on inflation, says Powell

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve remains upbeat about the American economy citing favorable consumer confidence, a strong jobs ...

Belarus Vote Held Amid Apathy And Growing Pressure From Russia

MINSK -- Belarusians voted in parliamentary elections with little question that candidates loyal to President Alyaksandr Lukashenka would dominate despite ...

Storm Adds To Misery At Migrant Camp Deemed ?Dangerous,? ?Inhumane?

A storm in Bosnia-Herzegovina has blasted through the improvised Vucjak camp for migrants trying to reach Western Europe, sending tents ...

Afghanistan Blames Taliban For Delay In High-Profile Prisoner Swap

Kabul has blamed the Taliban for a delay in the exchange of three extremist prisoners held in Afghanistan for two ...

English grabs lead at PGA Mexico event

Mexico City - Harris English closed with back-to-back birdies, the last of them a 25-foot chip-in to seize a one-stroke ...

Protests Grip Major Iran Cities Over Gas Prices; 1 Killed

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Protesters angered by Iran raising government-set gasoline prices by 50% blocked traffic in major cities ...

Prince Andrew Disputes Accusations of Epstein Accuser

NEW YORK - Prince Andrew offered a detailed rebuttal Saturday to claims he had sex with a woman who says ...

Democrats Hold Louisiana Governor's Seat Despite Trump

BATON ROUGE, LA. - Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has stunned Republicans again, narrowly winning a second term Saturday as ...

US, South Korea Delay Military Exercise Criticized by North Korea

BANGKOK - The United States and South Korea on Sunday said they were postponing a joint military air exercise that ...

Trump visits hospital for unscheduled health checkup

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 17 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Saturday afternoon (local time) made an unannounced visit to ...

Egypt to host next round of talks on Renaissance Dam

Cairo [Egypt], Nov 17 (ANI): Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources announced on Sunday that Cairo will host the next round ...

Belarus Votes Amid Apathy And Growing Pressure From Russia

MINSK -- Voters in Belarus go to the polls on November 17 in parliamentary elections with little question that candidates ...

Lebanese Police to Boost Security Near Banks Amid Unrest

BEIRUT - Lebanese security forces will boost measures near the country's banks that have been closed for more than a ...

Venezuela's Guaido Calls for New Wave of Protests Against Maduro

CARACAS - Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Saturday called on supporters to lead a new wave of protests against ...

Official: Guatemala Could Send Asylum-Seekers to Remote Regions

GUATEMALA CITY - Guatemala could send asylum seekers to some of the country's most remote regions, a top official said ...

Trump Goes to Hospital for Routine Checkup

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump made an unexpected visit to a military hospital Saturday afternoon for what the ...

US track legend Dillard dead at age 96

Washington - Harrison Dillard, a 1940s track star who had been the oldest living US Olympic gold medalist, died Friday ...

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Congress probing Trump tax law being exploited by the wealthy

Billionaires Keep Benefiting From a Tax Break to Help the Poor. Now, Congress Wants to Investigate.ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

Guterres appeals to Bolivians to refrain from violence

UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterres is sending a personal envoy to Bolivia in the wake of the departure of former president, ...

Hong Kong in crisis, economy in worst state since GFC

HONG KONG - Government data released on Friday shows Hong Kong is now officially in recession.For the first time in ...

Cleveland Browns, Pittsburgh Steelers hit with heavy fines

NEW YORK, New York - The NFL has moved swiftly to crack down on players and clubs involved in the ...

Five victims and gunman shot at school near Los Anegles, 2 dead

SANTA CLARITA, California - Two school kids, one aged 14 and the other sixteen, are dead after a mass shooting ...

Light prison sentence for Emirati man who raped woman tourist

DUBAI, UAE - A 19-year-old Emirati man who raped a visiting tourist at gunpoint in Dubai has been jailed for ...

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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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