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Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, Mexico president, to propose New! 2021-02-28 06:48:05MEXICO CITY — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Saturday he will propose a "Bracero" style immigrant labor prog

Rooster kills man during cockfight in India New! 2021-02-28 06:33:04HYDERABAD, India — A man was killed by a rooster with a blade tied to its leg during an illegal cockfight in southern India, police said, bringi

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Israeli-owned ship docked in Dubai after mysterious blast New! 2021-02-28 02:29:13DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - An Israeli-owned cargo ship that suffered a mysterious explosion in the Gulf of Oman came to Dubai's port for repa

UN Human Rights Office says 18 dead in 2021-02-27 22:39:14YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - The U.N. Human Rights Office says it has received “credible information” that a crackdown Sunday on anti-coup prote

Pence, world leaders call for unity at international 2021-02-27 21:41:57Former Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday joined other world leaders in calling on nations to forge new friendships and break down historic barrier

Internet disruption reported in southeast Iran amid unrest 2021-02-27 08:23:19DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Iran’s impoverished southeast has been experiencing wide disruptions of internet services, experts said, as u

Pakistan expert: Religiosity aiding spike in militancy 2021-02-27 03:45:49ISLAMABAD (AP) - Militant attacks are on the rise in Pakistan amid a growing religiosity that has brought greater intolerance, prompting one expert to

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Russian diplomats exit North Korea by hand-pushed trolley 2021-02-26 00:48:18The Russian Foreign Ministry posted images on its Twitter account that showed diplomats from the country and family leaving North Korea on a hand-push

Italian mafia employs new strategies during COVID-19 lockdown: 2021-02-25 22:50:01Italy's mafia reportedly provided stimulus for some struggling small businesses in the country and there is concern that these establi

Biden admin says no 'final decision' on boycotting 2021-02-25 19:36:30White House press secretary Jen Psaki left the door open to a boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing as pressure grows in Congress to punish C

Russia's investigative journalists take spotlight with stunning findings 2021-02-25 17:02:58The editor of Proekt says corruption has continued despite the more public findings of independent reporters.

Grandma chases down, tackles thief who stole her 2021-02-25 16:30:03A security camera captured an elderly woman chasing down a man who allegedly nabbed her purse at a pub in Australia.

Mount Etna's recent eruption is a spectacular volcanic 2021-02-25 15:16:45Mount Etna, the volcano that towers over eastern Sicily, evokes superlatives. It is Europe’s most active volcano and also the continent’s

Van Gogh's rarely seen 'Street Scene in Montmartre' 2021-02-25 15:15:16A rare painting by the Dutch impressionist will be publicly displayed for the first time before its auction at Sotheby's Paris next month.

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Police Injure Protesters With Excessive Force In Myanmar 2021-02-26 18:23:35Residents found bullets, shell casings and projectiles

‘Negative, False, And Unacceptable’: Saudis Reject US Report 2021-02-26 18:05:41'Unjustified and inaccurate'

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Ilhan Omar Wants To Know Why Syrian Airstrikes 2021-02-26 16:29:20'That question still remains with this administration'

World Economic Forum Says ‘Lockdowns Are Quietly Improving 2021-02-26 16:21:47'There were record falls in air pollution'

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More Than 300 Girls Kidnapped In Nigeria, President 2021-02-26 12:10:30'Vicious cycle'

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Olympic Champion Runner Says Female Testosterone Limits Violate 2021-02-26 10:28:20Caster Semenya says female testosterone limits violate her human rights

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Last Statue Of Former Dictator Francisco Franco Removed 2021-02-24 09:09:34The Spanish government has made several high-profile removals off the back of the Historical Memory Law, including taking over Franco’s summer p

Prison Riots In Ecuador Leave Dozens Dead 2021-02-24 06:37:48Authorities said that two groups were trying to gain “criminal leadership within the detention centers” and 800 police officers have been

Buckingham Palace Reveals Cause Of Prince Philip's Hospitalization 2021-02-23 10:24:22The Duke of Edinburgh was admitted to the King Edward VII Hospital in London last week.

Prince William Gives Update On Hospitalized Grandfather Prince 2021-02-23 10:00:29Buckingham Palace said the husband of Queen Elizabeth II was expected to remain in the hospital into this week for a period of “observation and

Facebook Says It Will Lift Australian News Ban 2021-02-23 06:49:17Facebook’s cooperation is a major victory in Australian efforts to make the gateways to the Internet pay for the journalism that they use.

Norway Museum Says Edvard Munch Wrote ‘Madman’ On 2021-02-22 17:50:10The iconic painting features the sentence “can only have been painted by a madman” scribbled in the top left-hand corner.

Israel Closes Mediterranean Beaches After Oil Spill Devastates 2021-02-22 07:38:25An offshore oil spill deposited tons of tar across Israel's coastline in what officials are calling one of the country’s worst ecological disas

Myanmar Protests Grow After Junta Threatens Lethal Force 2021-02-22 05:20:46To date, three protesters have been fatally shot.

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Biden, Trudeau agree to 'safeguard' caribou calving grounds 2021-02-24 14:53:37U.S. President Joe Biden has agreed to work with Canada to protect the North's Porcupine caribou herd — marking another shift away from the pol

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Australian bid put on IOC fast track to 2021-02-24 09:01:50The Australian state of Queensland became the strong favourite to host the 2032 Olympics after the IOC gave it the status of its preferred bidder on W

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Canadian legal luminaries sign letter accusing Iranian courts 2021-02-24 04:00:00The rulings of a court in a rural corner of northeastern Iran have brought together a Who's Who of Canada's legal profession to denounce the mistrea

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Lindsey Boylan, Ex-Aide, Says Cuomo Sexually Harassed Her New! 2021-02-28 09:55:37Lindsey Boylan accused the New York governor of kissing her in his office in 2018. She left her job as a special adviser to him soon after.

Cuomo and the Twilight of the Anti-Trump Idols New! 2021-02-28 09:55:18From Andrew Cuomo’s scandals to the European vaccine disaster, after Trump the failures of his foils have been laid bare.

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The Sunday Read: ‘Sigrid Johnson Was Black. A New! 2021-02-28 09:00:07The surge in popularity of services like 23andMe and Ancestry means that more and more people are unearthing surprises in their ancestry.

Vaccine, Stimulus, Trump: Your Weekend Briefing New! 2021-02-28 06:06:43Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.

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On ‘S.N.L.,’ Dr. Fauci Hosts ‘So You Think New! 2021-02-28 02:36:21The satirical game show on “Saturday Night Live” also lampooned Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York and Gov. Gavin Newsom of California.

Maldives Courts Influencers Amid Covid-19 New! 2021-02-28 01:04:34By urging travelers to visit, the Maldives is reviving its luxury resorts. It’s also risking new outbreaks and courting controversy on social me

Amid Slow Vaccine Deliveries, Desperate E.U. Nations Hunt 2021-02-27 22:35:20Countries eager to augment the troubled E.U. buying program are eyeing offers from each other, from Russia and China, and from private brokers, some o


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