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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

White Sox add LHPs Bummer, Rodon from 45-day IL

The playoff-bound Chicago White Sox added some reinforcements on Thursday, reinstating left-handers Aaron Bummer and Carlos Rodon from the 45-day ...

Report: 76ers owners want to hire D'Antoni

Philadelphia owners want to hire Mike D'Antoni as the 76ers' next head coach, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported. D'Antoni parted ways ...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for COVID-19

Former MLS star and current AC Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic has tested positive for COVID-19, the Serie A club announced ...

Sparks' Parker named Defensive Player of the Year

Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker was named the 2020 WNBA Defensive Player of the Year on Thursday. Playing in ...

Report: Free agent DT Harrison to visit Seahawks

Former All-Pro defensive tackle Damon Harrison wants to play this season and will meet with the Seattle Seahawks next week, ...

Report: Bears DT Jenkins (thumb) may land on IR

Chicago Bears defensive tackle John Jenkins reportedly played through Sunday's win against the New York Giants with a torn ligament ...

Fields rejoins Lawrence as Heisman co-favorites

The Heisman race is back on. The chase was made whole when the Big Ten opted back into a fall ...

Interview | Kazakh from China fights to free his family

When Zhengis Zarhan first heard that ethnic minorities were being rounded up in China's far northwest, he was not particularly ...

Why US diplomatic muscle could achieve more in Somalia than drone strikes

The United States has used airstrikes against al-Shabaab forces in Somalia since January 2007, including armed drone strikes from June ...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for coronavirus

AC Milan star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been placed in quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus, the Italian club disclosed on ...

Hong Kong Police Arrest Joshua Wong Over Mask Ban Protest

Police in Hong Kong have arrested prominent democracy campaigner Joshua Wong in connection with an "unauthorized assembly" during last year's ...

9 ICONIC Soviet photographers who captured the zeitgeist

We've boiled down a larger-than-life list of Soviet photography legends that captured the spirit of their era. 1. Alexander Rodchenko ...

TikTok urges court to block Trump's ban on app in US

TikTok is urging a federal court to block US President Donald Trump from banning the video app, arguing the move ...

From psychopaths to 'everyday sadists': why do humans harm the harmless?

Why are some humans cruel to people who don't even pose a threat to them - sometimes even their own ...

NASA Says Bus-Size Asteroid Narrowly Missed Earth Thursday

Scientists at the U.S. space agency NASA say a small asteroid - roughly the size of a bus - passed ...

Goodbye, mountains! Hello, college!

Photo taken on Aug. 24, 2018 shows a part of Khorpa in Hui Autonomous County of Hualong, northwest China's Qinghai ...

Activist Predicts Navalny Will Need Month To Regain Fitness

The activist who helped bring Aleksei Navalny to Germany for treatment after he was poisoned has predicted the Kremlin critic ...

Why do some hurricanes stall, and why is that so hard to forecast?

A lot can go wrong when hurricanes stall. Their destructive winds last longer. The storm surge can stay high. And ...

Dynamic tattoos promise to warn wearers of health threats

In the sci-fi novel "The Diamond Age" by Neal Stephenson, body art has evolved into "constantly shifting mediatronic tattoos" - ...

Basilan continues family planning services despite COVID-19

ISABELA CITY, Basilan Sep 24 (PIA) - The Provincial Government of Basilan through the Provincial Health Office and in partnership ...

Millions Newly Displaced by Escalating Conflict, Violence this Year

GENEVA - Mid-year stocktaking by the Switzerland-based Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre finds escalating conflict and violence in the first half ...

North Korea Shoots, Cremates South Korean Civilian at Sea, Says Seoul

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea shot, killed, and immediately cremated a South Korean civilian official who went missing earlier ...

Lebanese official says "dangerous" containers still at Beirut's port

A woman holds a Lebanese national flag near the Beirut port in Beirut, Lebanon, on Sept. 4, 2020. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)"Highly ...

Kosovo Tribunal Says War Crimes Suspect Mustafa Taken Into Custody

The Specialized Prosecutor's Office in Kosovo has arrested the former head of the intelligence service of the Kosovo Security Force, ...

N. Korea Shoots, Cremates S. Korean Civilian at Sea, Says Seoul

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - North Korea shot, killed, and immediately cremated a South Korean civilian official who went missing earlier ...

Sensex crashes by 1,115 points on panic selling amid global sell-off

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], September 24 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices crashed by nearly 3 per cent on Thursday following a rout ...

Rescuing Endangered Turtles In Russia's Far East

Schoolchildren from the village of Innokentievka in the Nanai district of Russia's Khabarovsk region spent their summer holidays in an ...

North Korean troops kill South Korean man, burn body - Seoul

North Korean troops shot dead a South Korean fisheries official who went missing earlier this week, before dousing his body ...

India ranks second among top global online learners: Coursera

New Delhi [India], September 24 (ANI): With 9.8 million online learners, India ranks second on online learning platform Coursera's inaugural ...

'Not enough': US athletes decry charges in Breonna Taylor shooting

US sports figures who have used their platforms to back the Black Lives Matter movement and call for police reform ...

Oil drops after warnings on US economy and global crude demand

Oil dropped toward $39 a barrel, even after a decline in American crude and fuel stockpiles following warnings over global ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 24)

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Saudi King Uses UN Speech To Call For Comprehensive Solution On Iran

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz has taken aim at Iran during a speech to the UN General Assembly, calling ...

China Expanding Detention Camp Network In Xinjiang, Researchers Say

China's network of detention centers in the northwest Xinjiang region is much more extended than previously thought and has been ...

NBA, WNBA speak out about Breonna Taylor charges

Though the attention of the NBA and WNBA remain on their respective bubbles in Florida, players and coaches of both ...

NBA, WNBA react to charges in Breonna Taylor case

Though the attention of the NBA and WNBA remain on their respective bubbles in Florida, players and coaches of both ...

Your neighborhood may raise your risk of chronic kidney disease

Cincinnati (Ohio) [US], September 24 (ANI): A neighbourhood's overall socioeconomic status, including income and education level, may influence its residents' ...

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One of New York's finest accused of spying for China

NEW YORK, New York - An ethnic Tibetan New York City police officer and U.S. Army reservist was unmasked this ...

Why Biden should not pick Michele Flournoy as defense secretary

If the Democrats manage to push Joe Biden over the finish line in November's election, he will find himself presiding ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

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