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Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA – New US Weather Satellite Launched From California

Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA – New US Weather Satellite Launched From California

  Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA –  An advanced U.S. weather satellite designed to improve the accuracy of extended forecasts has been launched into polar… Read More ›

Zimbabwe’s ruling party meets to vote on firing Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s ruling party meets to vote on firing Mugabe

Harare, Zimbabwe – Zimbabwe’s ruling party opened a meeting Sunday to consider a vote of no confidence in President Robert Mugabe, a day after tens… Read More ›

Russia shoots down US-backed extension of Syria gas attacks probe

Russia shoots down US-backed extension of Syria gas attacks probe

Moscow’s rival measure also fails to pass Security Council, spelling end of joint mechanism tasked with investigating chemical weapons use   UNITED NATIONS — Russia… Read More ›

Washington – Trump Elephant Trophy-hunting Move Sparks Stampede Of Outrage

Washington – Trump Elephant Trophy-hunting Move Sparks Stampede Of Outrage

  Washington – Conservation groups decried U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision this week to allow trophy hunters who kill elephants in two African countries to… Read More ›

Emmerson Mnangagwa, a ‘tyrant’ who could be Zimbabwe’s next president

Emmerson Mnangagwa, a ‘tyrant’ who could be Zimbabwe’s next president

  The elevation of Emmerson Mnangagwa to the presidency of Zimbabwe would amount to an act of political survival matched only by the man he’d… Read More ›

Oakland, CA – AP Exclusive: US Scientists Try 1st Gene Editing In The Body

Oakland, CA – AP Exclusive: US Scientists Try 1st Gene Editing In The Body

  Oakland, CA – Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a… Read More ›

‘Dossier’ author Christopher Steele: Trump’s hotel and land deals with Russians need to be examined

‘Dossier’ author Christopher Steele: Trump’s hotel and land deals with Russians need to be examined

  Christopher Steele, the former British intelligence officer who wrote the explosive dossier alleging ties between Donald Trump and Russia, told The Guardian’s Luke Harding… Read More ›

US Official Says Suggestion of New EU Sanctions on Iran ‘Helpful’

US Official Says Suggestion of New EU Sanctions on Iran ‘Helpful’

Europe, normally in line with the US, has opposed placing fresh sanctions on the Islamic State.   BRUSSELS – Any move by the European Union… Read More ›

Boston – Consumer Safety Group Unveils Its ‘worst Toys’ List

Boston – Consumer Safety Group Unveils Its ‘worst Toys’ List

  Boston – Fidget spinners, a plastic Wonder Woman battle sword and a remote-controlled Spider-Man drone are among the toys topping a consumer safety group’s… Read More ›

Opinion: The abuse of migrants in Libya is a blot on the world’s conscience

Opinion: The abuse of migrants in Libya is a blot on the world’s conscience

Libya is awash with tears for the tens of thousands of migrants from across Africa and beyond who have traveled there in search of a… Read More ›

New York – Oil Prices Are Up Now, But Surge Might Be Short-term

New York – Oil Prices Are Up Now, But Surge Might Be Short-term

  New York – Oil prices have jumped by about one-third since the summer on signs of stronger economic growth around the world and fear… Read More ›

New analysis blows a huge hole in Steven Mnuchin’s argument that Trump’s tax plan will pay for itself

New analysis blows a huge hole in Steven Mnuchin’s argument that Trump’s tax plan will pay for itself

  Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and others have argued that the GOP’s tax plan would pay for itself. A new analysis by the University of… Read More ›

Emerging after shock resignation, Lebanon’s Hariri says he will return ‘soon’

Emerging after shock resignation, Lebanon’s Hariri says he will return ‘soon’

In first interview since stepping down, Saad Hariri attacks Iran, says he could reclaim post if Hezbollah agrees to become neutral   Saad Hariri pledged… Read More ›

New York – Women Less Likely To Get CPR From Bystanders, Study Suggests

New York – Women Less Likely To Get CPR From Bystanders, Study Suggests

  New York –   Women are less likely than men to get CPR from a bystander and more likely to die, a new study suggests,… Read More ›

Two former intelligence chiefs blast Trump over Russia comments

Two former intelligence chiefs blast Trump over Russia comments

Washington – A pair of former US intelligence chiefs blasted President Donald Trump Sunday after he attacked them a day earlier while discussing his recent… Read More ›

North Korea says Trump looking to start nuclear war

North Korea says Trump looking to start nuclear war

Outburst by Pyongyang, which also dubs US leader an ‘old lunatic man,’ comes as Trump sweeps through Asia to drum up support against Kim Jong… Read More ›

Vietnam – Trump Says Agrees With U.S. Intelligence Assessment Of Russian Meddling

Vietnam – Trump Says Agrees With U.S. Intelligence Assessment Of Russian Meddling

  Vietnam – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he agreed with the U.S. intelligence community’s assessment on Russian meddling in last year’s… Read More ›

Trump slams ‘haters and fools,’ asks when his critics will realize ‘a good relationship with Russia is a good thing’

Trump slams ‘haters and fools,’ asks when his critics will realize ‘a good relationship with Russia is a good thing’

  President Donald Trump hit back at his critics over his controversial remarks about Russian interference in the 2016 election. On Twitter, Trump asked when… Read More ›

New York – Comptroller: NY Transit Fares To Rise Without New Funding Sources

New York – Comptroller: NY Transit Fares To Rise Without New Funding Sources

  New York – New funding sources for New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority will need to be identified for the authority to avoid unplanned fare… Read More ›

5 women have accused comedian Louis C.K. of sexual misconduct

5 women have accused comedian Louis C.K. of sexual misconduct

  Five women accused Louis C.K. of sexual misconduct in a report in The New York Times on Thursday. They say that the comedian masturbated… Read More ›