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Rights Groups Worry Barr Will Continue Sessions' Policies

WASHINGTON A day after reassuring members of Congress that he'd allow the special counsel to complete his investigation into Russian ...


Thousands Attend Antigovernment Protest In Belgrade

Thousands of people marched in Belgrade on January 16 to mark the anniversary of the still unsolved assassination of Kosovo ...


Russia ready to work with US to save INF treaty

Moscow [Russia], Jan 17 (ANI): Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday said that Moscow is ready to work with ...


Kremlin Dismisses 'Stupid' Claims That Trump A Russian Agent

Top Russian officials on January 16 dismissed as ridiculous allegations that U.S. President Donald Trump could have worked for Moscow's ...


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OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

Personal data of over 202 million Chinese users exposed online

BEIJING, China - A database containing the personal data of over 202 million Chinese citizens was exposed online in what ...

WhatsApp testing new feature requiring fingerprint authentication

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to protect user conversations further, the popular messaging app WhatsApp has reportedly been working ...

Dublin to get 150 jobs as Eurofins announces new recruitment drive

DUBLIN, Ireland - As part of its plans to expand its operations in Ireland, the international life sciences company Eurofins ...

Greek PM Tsipras Survives No-Confidence Vote

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras barely survived a no-confidence vote in parliament Wednesday, 151 to 148. 'I call upon you ...

Cambodian Activist Arrested For Facebook Post on Rice Tariffs

Cambodias Ministry of the Interior on Wednesday arrested a member of the banned Cambodia National Rescue Party after he posted ...

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OPEC production cuts boost oil prices, U.S. stocks rally

NEW YORK, New York - Energy stocks drove Wall Street higher on Wednesday on the back of a rise in ...

GM Pushes for Electric Vehicle to Save the Cadillac Brand

DETROIT - According to President of General Motors Mark Reuss, the company only has one chance to try to shore ...

China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...

Tokyo court rejects bail request of former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn

TOKYO, Japan - A Tokyo court has denied the bail request of former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chief Carlos Ghosn ...

Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...

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ISIS suicide bombing targets U.S. soldiers in Syria's Manbij

DAMASCUS, Syria - The Islamic State militant group has claimed a deadly suicide bombing that targeted the U.S.-led coalition troops ...


U.S., U.K. lead first joint naval drills in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - As part of Washington's pressure campaign against China's militarization of the man-made islands it has constructed in ...


William Barr asserts independence in confirmation hearing

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a heated confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday, the U.S. President Donald Trump's ...


May faces pressure from those seeking her resignation

LONDON, U.K. - The U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a crushing defeat in the Parliament on Tuesday, after British ...


Citizenship question in 2020 census invalidate by federal judge

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a ruling that came as a setback for the U.S. President Donald Trump, a federal ...


Protest Turns Violent Amidst Rising Petrol Prices in Zimbabwe

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Because of a government-induced rise in fuel prices, protesters in Zimbabwe have taken to the streets to ...


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