Fri, 10 Jul 2020

More than 100 nations have active force of military drones

GENEVA, Switzerland - A U.S. drone strike that killed Iran's top general, Qassem Soleimani, at Baghdad International Airport in January ...

Attack on Japanese base in 1938 carried out by Soviets, not U.S.

In 1938, the Americans took credit for an unprecedented Soviet air raid on a Japanese air force base in Taiwan ...

Chinese government backs WHO, slams United States

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China on Wednesday defended the World Health Organization and lashed out at the US decision to withdraw ...

Companies engagement in advancing social equality sincere

In the past month, there's been an outpouring of support for Black Lives Matter from America's largest corporations.You might have ...

Countries across the globe re-thinking reopening as coronavirus surges

As coronavirus cases around the world approach 11.5 million, governments are struggling with how to reopen their economies, leading some ...

38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's performance

A new Gallup poll showed Monday that 38% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's White House performance, a figure ...

North Dakota pipeline supported by Trump ordered to be closed

A U.S. federal judge ruled Monday that a controversial pipeline that runs through Native American lands in North Dakota be ...

Legal Experts Say ICE's Foreign Student Directive Is Enforceable

As American colleges and universities challenge a federal policy barring international students who take online-only classes from remaining in the ...

Supreme Court Rules Swath of Oklahoma Is Native American Land

Nearly half of Oklahoma remains a Native American reservation, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Thursday, in a case that could ...

New to Myanmar's Rakhine Conflict, Landmines Claim Rising Toll

A 66-year-old man who died after stepping on a landmine while tending cattle in western Myanmar's Rakhine state last week ...

Ford May Shut US Plants Because of Lack of Engines From Mexico

MEXICO CITY - Ford Motor Co. may have to shut some U.S. car plants as early as next week if ...

US invites China to arms control talks with Russia

Washington D.C. [US], July 10 (ANI): The United States recommends that China meet with Russia at an early date to ...

US, Allies Increasingly Agree on Need to Confront China

WASHINGTON - U.S. allies are growing increasingly vocal about their willingness to push back against China on the global stage, ...

Another Indonesian Sailor Dies Aboard a Chinese Fishing Boat

Authorities in Indonesia recovered a corpse and detained two Chinese fishing boats after receiving a tip that the body of ...

Syria to Face First Severe Bread Shortages Since Start of War

Syria could face the worst bread shortages since the outbreak of its decadelong civil war, a U.N. official said."There is ...

US Warns Sahel Governments About Alleged Extrajudicial Killings

The U.S. State Department, saying it was "deeply concerned" about alleged human rights violations by state security forces in West ...

Nets sign veteran F Beasley

The Brooklyn Nets signed forward Michael Beasley as a substitute player for the remainder of the 2019-20 season, the team ...

Erdogan Faces Backlash Over Plans to Convert Hagia Sophia Into Mosque

ISTANBUL - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan faces a growing backlash over his plans to turn Istanbul's iconic Hagia Sophia ...

Big Ten to play only conference games in fall

Teams in the fall sports in the Big Ten, including football, will play a conference-only schedule in 2020, the league ...

Sure, let's bring production onshore, but it might not ensure supplies

The pandemic has changed the way we think about supply chains, in particular the chains that feed our need for ...

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The Asia Pacific region leads global 5G adoption

SHANGHAI, July 9 (Xinhua) -- The Asia Pacific region is leading the world's 5G adoption, said John Hoffman, CEO of ...

More than 100 nations have active force of military drones

GENEVA, Switzerland - A U.S. drone strike that killed Iran's top general, Qassem Soleimani, at Baghdad International Airport in January ...

Record 60,000 daily deaths in U.S. sweeps world tally past 12 million

NEW YORK, New York - A record 60,000 new cases recorded in a single day in the United States on ...

Attack on Japanese base in 1938 carried out by Soviets, not U.S.

In 1938, the Americans took credit for an unprecedented Soviet air raid on a Japanese air force base in Taiwan ...

Chinese government backs WHO, slams United States

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - China on Wednesday defended the World Health Organization and lashed out at the US decision to withdraw ...

Bullying of International court and Bank of England laid bare

On January 9, 2020, Ambassador Karen Pierce-the United Kingdom's permanent representative to the United Nations-spoke at a meeting on the ...

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