Tue, 18 Feb 2020

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast Plan 'Will be Buried'

MUNICH - The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, ...

China Reports Fewer New Cases of Coronavirus

Chinese health officials said Sunday that the number of new cases of the coronavirus has slowed for the third consecutive ...

Iran accuses United States of disinformation campaign

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to the United States, demanding it provide proof to its ...

Strong opposition for Trump Middle East peace initiative from Turkey

ISLAMABAD - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, during a visit to Pakistan Friday, reiterated strong opposition to U.S. President Donald ...

Israeli missiles hit targets near Damascus

JERUSALEM - Syria says that Israel attacked five separate targets near Damascus with missiles from the Golan Heights. Israel did ...

Inter Miami CF signs Mexican star Pizarro

Inter Miami CF's pursuit of Mexican star Rodolfo Pizarro paid off Monday when the franchise announced the signing of the ...

LPGA pioneer, legend Wright dies at age 85

Mickey Wright, one of pioneering players on the women's professional golf circuit, died Monday. She was 85. The cause of ...

Extreme Weather to Overload Urban Power Grids, Study Shows

PARIS - Extreme hot spells made increasingly likely by climate change could overload urban power grids and cause roving blackouts ...

Ukraine Arrests Alleged Crime Boss After Six-Year Manhunt

Ukraine's National Police have arrested alleged mafia boss Yevhen Anisimov, who has been wanted for six years on numerous charges ...

Pakistani Journalist Found Dead In Irrigation Canal

Police in Pakistan's southern province of Sindh have found the dead body of a local journalist in an irrigation waterway.Aziz ...

Is Iran Using Space Launches To Develop Long-Range Missiles?

Iran's latest failed attempt to send a satellite into orbit has rekindled U.S. accusations that Tehran is using satellite launches ...

Magnitude 5.8 Quake Hits Iran's Qeshm Island In Persian Gulf

A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has hit in the vicinity of Iran's Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf, Iranian media reported ...

Rohani Says Tehran Will Never Talk To U.S. Under Pressure

President Hassan Rohani says Iran will never hold talks with the United States under pressure or from a position of ...

Nine Homeless Drug Users Killed in Afghan Capital

Gunmen have shot dead nine homeless drug users in the Afghan capital, officials said on February 16.The incident took place ...

Woman On Cruise Ship Becomes First Russian Infected With Coronavirus

A Russian woman on board a cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan has tested positive for the coronavirus, ...

Hundreds Join Protests Against Chinese Investment In Kyrgyzstan

AT-BASHI, Kyrgyzstan -- Hundreds of people gathered near the village of At-Bashi in Kyrgyzstan's central Naryn region on February 17 ...

Khan Tells Conference There Are No Militant Safe Havens In Pakistan

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has again rejected accusations that his country is harboring militants, and insisted that his government ...

Kazakh Activist's Car Destroyed In Suspected Arson Attack

ZHANAOZEN, Kazakhstan - The car of a Kazakh activist has been destroyed in a suspected arson attack in the southwestern ...

United Arab Emirates Extradites Tajik Civil War Commander To Dushanbe

DUSHANBE -- The United States Emirates (UAE) has sent a former Tajik field commander back to Tajikistan where he faces ...

Kyrgyz City Sports Official Suspended Over Shooting Accusation

OSH, Kyrgyzstan - The sports chief in Kyrgyzstan's southern city of Osh has "temporarily resigned" amid allegations that he shot ...

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Taliban confident of reaching deal with U.S. by end of month

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Taliban appeared confident Monday it will sign a peace agreement with the United States by the ...

Renegade Catholic order offered money to abused victim to lie

MILAN - The cardinal's response was not what Yolanda Martinez had expected - or could abide.Her son had been sexually ...

Ring of Fire next front in battle for Indigenous legal orders

The struggle over the mineral deposits in Ontario's Ring of Fire has taken a surprising turn.With all eyes on British ...

Palestinian PM: Trump's Mideast Plan 'Will be Buried'

MUNICH - The Palestinian prime minister lashed out Sunday at U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to end the Mideast conflict, ...

China Reports Fewer New Cases of Coronavirus

Chinese health officials said Sunday that the number of new cases of the coronavirus has slowed for the third consecutive ...

Iran accuses United States of disinformation campaign

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran on Saturday threw down the gauntlet to the United States, demanding it provide proof to its ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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