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After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

Five family adults jailed for sexually abusing, assaulting their kids

DUBLIN, Ireland - A father and mother who sexually molested their children and permitted them to be raped and abused ...

Number of births in China lowest ever

BEIJING, China: On Monday, statistics showed Mainland China's birth rate has dropped to a record low of 7.52 births per ...

5G cellular could be 'catastrophic' in aviation: US airline officials

CHICAGO, Illinois: According to U.S. airline officials, the introduction of a new 5G service could cause U.S. air traffic to ...

As British face inflation, government freezes BBC subscription fee

LONDON, England: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) faces a major financial setback following a recent announcement by the government to ...

US Supreme Court to rule on religious rights of football coach

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Supreme Court said it would hear an appeal from a former high school football coach who ...

US snow storm leaves thousands without power

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina: The eastern United States was hit by a severe winter storm on January 16, packing heavy snow, ...

Norwegian Caribbean cruise remains in St. Martin as cruise canceled

PHILIPSBURG, St. Martin: Norwegian Cruise Line canceled, mid-voyage, a ten-day Caribbean cruise on the Norwegian Gem due to COVID-19, leaving ...

One of world's oldest gorillas put to sleep at Atlanta Zoo

ATLANTA, Georgia: Zoo Atlanta's gorilla, one of the oldest in captivity at 59 years, was euthanized on January 13 due ...

Former Denmark defense minister charged with leaking state secrets

COPENHAGEN, Denmark: An official at the highest level of the Denmark government has been charged with leaking state secrets. Claus ...

West Australia's Onslow sets new high of 50.7 degrees Celsius

ONSLOW, West Australia: The sun appears to be mercilessly beating down on Onslow in West Australia, as the town registered ...

Suspicions on Russia as Ukraine websites suffer cyberattacks

KIEV, Ukraine: Many government websites in Ukraine have suffered cyberattacks, with the intruders posting the text, "Be afraid and wait ...

19 year-old Belgium completing solo flight round-the-world

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Zara Rutherford, a teenager from Belgium, is nearing the completion of a solo round-the-world flight. Rutherford, age 19, ...

FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...

K-drama accused of animal cruelty

A South Korean TV network cancels episodes of a series in which a horse was forced to take a horrific ...

Nigeria Jihadists Kidnap 20 Children in Borno State, Residents Say

KANO, NIGERIA - Jihadists killed two people and kidnapped 20 children in Nigeria's Borno state, where Islamist militants are waging ...

UN chief condemns Saudi-led deadly airstrikes in Yemen's Saada city

New York [US], January 22 (ANI): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned Friday's airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition against a detention ...

Nelly Korda grabs second-day lead at Tournament of Champions

World No. 1 Nelly Korda shot a 6-under-par 66 on Friday to vault herself past Mexico's Gaby Lopez and into ...

Taliban delegation to visit Norway for wide-ranging talks

Kabul [Afghanistan], January 22 (ANI): A Taliban delegation is set to visit Norway's capital city of Oslo on Saturday to ...

German Chancellor reaffirms Berlin's stance on non-supply of weapons to Kiev

Berlin [Germany], January 22 (ANI/Sputnik): The new German government is continuing to pursue the previous cabinet's policy on the non-supply ...

Yemeni Rebels Say Saudi-Led Airstrike on Prison Killed 70

A Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit a prison run by Yemen's Houthi rebels on Friday, killing at least 70 detainees and ...

UN, Aid Groups Decry Latest Deadly Yemen Escalation

The United Nations and international aid organizations have expressed concern and outrage over Saudi-led coalition airstrikes in Yemen Friday that ...

Crew signs D Will Sands to contract through 2023 season

The Columbus Crew signed defender Will Sands to a contract through the 2023 season on Friday. Financial terms were not ...

US brings charges over grounded Ryanair flight

An opposition activist was arrested last year after his flight was grounded in MinskA grand jury in the US has ...

US could revisit Stalin-era plan for Ukraine

A new lend-lease system would empower President Joe Biden to ship arms to Kiev with fewer obstaclesA cross-party group of ...

Munich: The Edge of War is a thriller without the thrills

New British WW2 drama on Netflix is not only banal and pedestrian, but also fundamentally self-defeatingThe new Netflix film 'Munich: ...

Biden-Kishida Talks Include North Korea, China

President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida began their first formal talks on Friday as they face fresh ...

UN Chief: Avalanche of Action Needed to Stem Global Crises

NEW YORK - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned Friday that the world is facing "a five-alarm fire" that requires urgent ...

Biden Admin Unveils Changes to Attract Foreign STEM Students

The Biden administration on Friday announced policy changes to attract international students specializing in science, technology, engineering and math - ...

Pakistan to pay China compensation for terror attack under pressure

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 21 (ANI): Pakistan under Beijing's influence is forced to pay compensation for July 2021 terror attack incident. ...

Beijing's claims of a 'green' Olympics may not be valid

Beijing [China], January 21 (ANI): China's government promises that just about every aspect of the Olympics will be "green may ...

How Alexander Popov developed the first RADIO

Alexander Popov is widely known in Russia as a pioneering radio inventor. Paradoxically enough, he built his first radio receiver, ...

Nat Geo cancels 'Race To The Center Of The Earth' after first season

Washington [US], January 21 (ANI): The Disney owned broadcaster Nat geo has cancelled the big-budget adventure competition series 'Race To ...

Channi govt had clearly stage-managed blockade that led to PM's security breach in Punjab: Captain Amarinder Singh

Chandigarh [India], January 21 (ANI): Punjab Lok Congress (PLC) chief Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday launched a scathing attack on ...

Somaliland's quest for recognition: UK debate offers hint of a sea change

While the rest of the Horn of Africa region is making waves on the battlefield, the tiny, self-declared republic of ...

French Oil Company TotalEnergies Leaves Myanmar

French Oil Company TotalEnergies and U.S. oil company Chevron have announced they are pulling out of a major joint gas ...

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Mexican journalists murdered while reporting on drugs, corruption

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: In a blow to the country's press corp, two Mexican journalists who had reported their country's slide ...

After becoming oldest living man, Spaniard dies at 112

LEON, Spain: Saturnino de la Fuente Garca, believed to be the world's oldest man, died on January 18 at age ...

Drones in Sweden reported over nuclear plants, palace

STOCKHOLM, Sweden: Sweden's security service is investigating drone sightings reported over key Swedish sites, including nuclear plants.Sightings were reported at ...

Water main break causes homes to be evacuated in Washington

BELLEVUE, Washington: Fire officials in Bellevue, Washington said two people escaped from a home that partially slid off its foundation ...

American foreign policy largely unchanged under Biden presidency

President Biden and the Democrats were highly critical of President Trump's foreign policy, so it was reasonable to expect that ...

Researchers discover 4,500-year-old highway in Saudi Arabia

AL-ULA, Saudi Arabia: Shedding light on the lives of the ancient inhabitants of Arabia, archaeologists from the University of Western ...

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