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Protections for 660,000 Immigrants on Line at US Supreme Court

WASHINGTON - Protections for 660,000 immigrants are on the line at the Supreme Court.The justices are hearing arguments Tuesday on ...


As Wildfires Worsen, Californians Harness Tech for Help

When a wildfire threatened Margie Hanselman's home in the northern California hills two years ago, the fire department dispatcher told ...


Rebirth, Angst and New Normal' of California Wildfires

SANTA ROSA, CALIFORNIA - Tina Chandler walks outside her home and sniffs the air. "Do you smell smoke?" she asks.Even ...


NPA sub-leader voluntarily surrenders to army, police

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Nov. 11 (PIA)--One of the sub-leaders of the New People's Army (NPA) who had an encounter with ...


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U.S. and China could split world economy in two

It's tempting to laugh off the U.S.-China trade dispute as a soap opera featuring men with big hair and bigger ...

President Trump preparing to release transcript of second call

ANDREWS AIR FORCE BASE, Maryland - U.S. President Donald Trump, contrary to reports, insists he wants his impeachment hearings public.Asked ...

United Arab Emirates wants Iran dealt with diplomatically

ABU DHABI, UAE - One of the major countries in the GCC and the Arab League has called for a ...

Closing Arguments Underway in Roger Stone Trial

WASHINGTON - Updated 6:17 p.m., Nov. 13, 2019Prosecutors delivered closing arguments in the trial of U.S. President Donald Trump's adviser ...

North Korea Issues New National ID Cards to Rural Residents

A North Korean initiative to issue a new type of national ID card every citizen has been restarted this month ...

Tibetan Man Detained For Sharing Photos, Relatives Fear Torture

A Tibetan man detained in March for sharing photos on social media ahead of a sensitive political anniversary has been ...

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Industrial stocks zoom higher in U.S., Nasdaq dips

NEW YORK, New York - Upbeat comments from the chairman of the Federal Reserve on Wednesday helped curtail the negative ...

Asian Development Bank delegation meets with Uzbek officials

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan - Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao met with the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev on Wednesday ...

Stocks in Asia drop as Hong Kong unrest unsettles markets

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks dropped across the board in Asia on Wednesday, with the biggest loser being Hong Kong's Hang ...

4% GDP expected for Paraguay in 2020

ASUNCION, Paraguay - An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team has concluded the economy in Parayguay, despite enduring a number of ...

Trump talks up China deal, markets reply ho hum

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks steadied on Tuesday with little incentive to push them in either direction.U.S. President ...

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Many casualties as car bomb explodes in Afghan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan - An attack on a convoy during the peak morning rush hour in Kabul has killed at least ...


Australian High Court to hear appeal by George Pell

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will hear an appeal of a decision in August by the Court ...


Unrest in South America resembles Arab Spring

The news that Bolivian President Evo Morales is resigning amid an election fraud scandal highlights an unfortunate reality about South ...


U.S. and China could split world economy in two

It's tempting to laugh off the U.S.-China trade dispute as a soap opera featuring men with big hair and bigger ...


Collision between 2 trains in Bangladesh leave many dead

DHAKA, Bangladesh - There has been a major loss of life and scores of people injured after a collision between ...


President Trump preparing to release transcript of second call

ANDREWS AIR FORCE BASE, Maryland - U.S. President Donald Trump, contrary to reports, insists he wants his impeachment hearings public.Asked ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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