Tue, 23 Apr 2019

Mueller report may not be the end of the matter, but rather the start

WASHINGTON DC - The  release on April 18 of a redacted version of the Mueller report  came after two years ...

Earth Day Founder Optimistic About Planet's Future

Denis Hayes, the man credited with founding Earth Day, predicted 2020 will be a turning point in the global climate ...

North Korea confirms upcoming Kim-Putin summit

Pyongyang [North Korea], Apr 23 (ANI): North Korea on Monday confirmed that its leader Kim Jong-un will "soon" visit Russia ...

Live Blog: Zelenskiy Elected President

17:40 17:37 17:37 17:22 Financial markets expected the win by Zelenskiy, all eyes are now on how Ukraine will cooperate ...

Smash Or Flop, Ukraine's Zelenskiy Steps Into Role Of A Lifetime

KYIV -- Check your jokes in at the door. Volodymyr Zelenskiy is about to step into the biggest role of ...

US, Taliban See 'No Reason' to Slow Down Afghan Peace Talks

ISLAMABAD - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan reconciliation, Zalmay Khalilzad, has set off on another regional trip that will ...

Philippines: Duterte Might Discuss South China Sea during China Visit

President Rodrigo Duterte, who is expected to attend a two-day forum in China this week, could raise the issue of ...

North Korea Provides Temporary Child Care to Exploit Mothers as Labor

The government of North Korea is reintroducing a policy of offering free preschool classes to its rural citizens over a ...

Five killed as powerful earthquake rattles Philippine

At least five people were killed when buildings collapsed near Manila after a powerful earthquake set skyscrapers swaying and drove ...

US Offers $10 Million Reward for Information on Hezbollah Finances

The United States is offering a reward of up to $10 million for information that disrupts the finances of Lebanon's ...

Sri Lanka's Bomb Carnage Casts Pall over Tourism Revival

COLOMBO - With its capital under curfew following devastating Easter Sunday bomb attacks on churches and upmarket hotels, Sri Lanka ...

Elizabeth Warren Proposes Canceling Billions in Student Loan Debt

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, who is seeking the Democratic nomination for the 2020 presidential election, wants to cancel billions of ...

Pete Buttigieg Scrambles to Turn 2020 Buzz into Momentum

MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE - There are no policy positions on his website. He has virtually no paid presence in the ...

US Waivers for Iran Oil Imports Have No Credit

The Iranian foreign ministry has dismissed the White Houses latest statement regarding its decision to stop issuing sanctions waivers for ...

Pelosi: US House Democrats' Views Vary on Action After Mueller Report

U.S. House Democrats' views vary on how to proceed after last week's release of a redacted version of Special Counsel ...

China's Borrowing Buys Time For Economic Growth

China narrowly avoided a drop in its economic results for the first quarter with a record surge in bank loans ...

Third Ethnic Mongolian Writer Held in China's Inner Mongolia

Chinese authorities in the northern region of Inner Mongolia have detained a third ethnic Mongolian writer and social media host ...

A Partial To-Do List For Ukraine's President-Elect

Ukraine's presidential election -- and all the drama, mudslinging, and accusations between Petro Poroshenko and Volodymyr Zelenskiy that went with ...

As Ukraine Elects A Comedian, Russians Declare Its Election A Joke

MOSCOW -- Ever since he clinched Ukraine's presidency at the outset of its war with Russia-backed militants, Petro Poroshenko has ...

Ukraine: A Fresh Start

Sunday's landslide runoff election win in Ukraine by TV comic Volodymyr Zelenskiy over incumbent President Petro Poroshenko is being hailed ...

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Little movement on U.S. markets as investors take extended break

NEW YORK, New York - A boost in the price of energy stocks failed to ignite a flat market on ...

Asian and European nations set to have oil supplies from Iran stop

SINGAPORE - U.S. State Department officials say an announcement is to be made on Monday that waivers allowing companies to ...

African information technology industry gets boost with outsourcing

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - Amidst bustling Addis Ababa, a revolution in homegrown Ethiopian software is brewing.  Gebeya  believes it can supply talent ...

Prosper Funding of San Francisco and Phoenix hit with $3 million fine

WASHINGTON DC - A San Francisco-based company agreed to pay a fine of $3 million for miscalculating and materially overstating ...

Uber woos Japanese and Saudi backers

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Japanese companies Toyota Motor Corp., and DENSO Corporation, together with the Saudi Arabian-backed SoftBank Vision Fund ...

Boeing's flight control system to be reviewed by international panel

WASHINGTON DC - A number of aviation regulators from around the world have agreed to take part in an international ...

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