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Pyongyang test-fires suspected ballistic missiles

North Korea has ramped up its testing activity in the recent months with what it claimed to be "hypersonic" missile ...


Canadians told to avoid Ukraine

Ottawa pointed to the movements of Russian troops within the country's own territory as a reason for concernThe Canadian government ...


UFC head Dana White weighs in on Joe Rogan & Spotify letter

UFC boss continued to defend Rogan in the wake of a viral letter after having previously thanked the podcast host ...


Two shots of Sputnik V accepted for international travel to Australia: TGA

Canberra [Australia], January 17 (ANI/Sputnik): Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has recognized the two-dose course of the Russian Sputnik V ...


Kremlin identifies red line in NATO-Russia relations

President Vladimir Putin's spokesperson has explained how NATO created the situation which Russia ?couldn?t tolerate any more?NATO's ?gradual invasion? into ...


Alekos Fassianos, Known as 'Greek Picasso,' Dies at Age 86

ATHENS - Greek artist Alekos Fassianos, whose work drew on his country's mythology and folklore, died Sunday at the age ...


Ex-President Poroshenko to Return to Ukraine to Face Treason Charges

WARSAW - Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says he is returning to Ukraine to fight treason charges - even though ...


What Kanye should REALLY do on his trip to Russia

You may have heard of the superstar's plans to visit. So we decided to come up with our own list ...


Habs get Josh Anderson back as they face Coyotes

Not much has gone the way of the Montreal Canadiens this season, but they should get a major piece back ...


Kremlin reveals how it will respond to NATO deployments to Ukraine

Moscow considers talks with the US and NATO ?unsuccessful,? but there is no talk of military action, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry ...


Gorbachev faces lawsuit over killings

The action has been brought forward by relatives of some of those who died in the final days of the ...


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Omicron to infect half of Europe in weeks, says WHO

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Based on the 7 million new cases reported across Europe in the first week of 2022, the World ...

Pyongyang test-fires suspected ballistic missiles

North Korea has ramped up its testing activity in the recent months with what it claimed to be "hypersonic" missile ...

Canadians told to avoid Ukraine

Ottawa pointed to the movements of Russian troops within the country's own territory as a reason for concernThe Canadian government ...

UFC head Dana White weighs in on Joe Rogan & Spotify letter

UFC boss continued to defend Rogan in the wake of a viral letter after having previously thanked the podcast host ...

Australia opens borders for people vaccinated with Sputnik V

Travelers vaxxed with Russian-made Covid vaccine may now enter AustraliaThe Australian government has officially allowed people with proof they have ...

Two shots of Sputnik V accepted for international travel to Australia: TGA

Canberra [Australia], January 17 (ANI/Sputnik): Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has recognized the two-dose course of the Russian Sputnik V ...

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Seeking money for programming, Netflix raises monthly price to $15.49

LOS ANGELES, California: Netflix has raised its monthly subscription price from $13.99 to $15.49 per month in the United States. ...

British energy company scolded by customers after sending warm socks

LONDON, England: The large British energy firm E.ON Next has delivered an apology after sending warm socks to 30,000 customers ...

French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...

Delta Airlines reports $408 million quarterly loss due to Covid

ATLANTA, Georgia: With a business slowdown caused by a COVID-19 surge in December, Delta Air Lines lost $408 million in ...

Outpacing industry, TSMC set for huge chip manufacturing expansion

TAIPEI, Taiwan: Chip manufacturer Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), a supplier of Apple, Qualcomm and other major tech companies, has ...

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FedEx asks US to let it install laser defenses to planes

MEMPHIS, Tennessee: FedEx is seeking permission to arm its cargo planes with defensive systems to thwart attacks by heat-seeking missiles. ...


Australians rejoice in potential death of Djokovic's sporting career

Not since the 1936 Olympics in Berlin has a government tried to prevent an athlete from competing in a sporting ...


French government's Covid policies cause teachers to strike

PARIS, France: French teachers have begun a nationwide strike organized by teachers unions to protest against class disruptions caused by ...


Great excitement in Tokyo over newborn twin pandas

TOKYO, Japan: Twin panda cubs have made their first public appearance before devoted fans at Ueno Zoo in Tokyo. However, ...


After 5,000 cranes die from bird flu, Israel acts to stop virus

TEL AVIV, Israel: An avian influenza upsurge has claimed the lives of over 5,000 cranes in Israel, resulting in the ...


Poland joins other EU countries with 100,000 Covid-related deaths

WARSAW, Poland: Poland has emerged as the most recent country in Europe to have reported 100,000 fatalities linked to COVID-19, ...


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