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11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...

Preparedness for nuclear attack or event at lowest point since 1945

It is important to mark the solemn 75th anniversary of the first and only use of atomic weapons against cities ...

U.S. Senate moves to restrict TikTok downloads by federal employees

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States Senate on Thursday unanimously passed a bill banning the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok on ...

Experts say cooperation only right choice for U.S., China

File photo shows the national flags of China (R) and the United States as well as the flag of Washington ...

Virat Kohli, Babar Azam remind me of Sachin Tendulkar: Ian Bishop

New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): Former West Indies pacer Ian Bishop has said that Virat Kohli and Babar Azam ...

AIFF join hands with CPSFI to promote football

New Delhi [India], Aug 9 (ANI): The All India Football Federation (AIFF), in its pursuit to promote grassroots football across ...

Shock, Fusion, Mayhem cruise at OWL Countdown Cup

The San Francisco Shock, Philadelphia Fusion and Florida Mayhem each swept their way into the semifinals of the Overwatch League's ...

Need to be patient with Jofra Archer, he's still very young: Joe Root

Manchester [UK], Aug 9 (ANI): After winning the first Test against Pakistan by three wickets, England skipper Joe Root said ...

Johnson surges to PGA lead; Koepka 2 back

Former World No. 1 Dustin Johnson surged on Saturday at the PGA Championship, piling up eight birdies to shoot 5-under-par ...

Firekeepers Casino 400 results

NASCAR Cup Series Race - 52nd Firekeepers Casino 400 Michigan International Speedway Brooklyn, Michigan Saturday, August 8, 2020 1. (3) ...

British Sikh Association hits hard on pro-Khalistan supporters

London [UK], Aug 9 (ANI): The British Sikh Association defied the Sikh Federation UK for its demand for an independent ...

In pics: International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

An indigenous man raises his hands to welcome visitors during the National Indigenous People's Day celebration in Vancouver, Canada, June ...

Latest COVID-19 watch, Aug. 9: Brazil's death toll surpasses 100,000

Medical workers in personal protective equipment are on duty to perform COVID-19 rapid tests for taxi drivers in Sao Paolo, ...

Gallo's 2-run blast lifts Rangers to shutout win over Angels

Joey Gallo's two-run home run in the sixth inning was all the Texas Rangers offense could muster, but it was ...

Liquid down Immortals, clinch top LCS seed

Team Liquid took care of business against Immortals on Saturday night on the penultimate day of the regular season, clinching ...

Harvick wins, again, at Michigan

The NASCAR Cup Series is running a Saturday-Sunday doubleheader at Michigan International Speedway this weekend. Considering his results there, you've ...

Bantayan Airport in Cebu set to be operational on December 2020

CEBU, Aug 9 (PIA) - The Mactan-Cebu International Airport Authority (MCIAA) announces that if all plans push through, they will ...

Brazil Becomes 2nd Nation to Pass 100,000 Pandemic Deaths

Brazil on Saturday became the second country in the world to pass 100,000 deaths from the coronavirus, second to the ...

Malawi Makes Masks Mandatory in COVID-19 Fight

BLANTYRE, MALAWI - Malawi has made wearing masks mandatory in public places in an effort to curb a surge in ...

Ko extends lead to 4 at Marathon Classic

Lydia Ko of New Zealand used back-to-back late birdies on Saturday to shoot 3-under 68 and extend her lead to ...

World No. 1 Thomas facing steep climb at PGA Championship

World No. 1 Justin Thomas is facing an uphill battle at the PGA Championship. Thomas will need to enjoy a ...

Cindric nets sixth career Xfinity win at Road America

Austin Cindric really earned the victory in Saturday's Henry 180 NASCAR Xfinity Series race on the historic 4-mile Road America ...

Mauritius Scrambles to Counter Oil Spill From Grounded Ship

JOHANNESBURG - Anxious residents of the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius stuffed fabric sacks with sugar cane leaves Saturday ...

Vunipolas brothers-in-arms post Billy transformation

newspaper his newfound outlook also helped cope with his seemingly endless injuries.They have cost him an early end to the ...

Global COVID-19 tally surpasses 19 million: WHO

Moscow [Russia], Aug 9 (ANI/Sputnik): Over 284,000 new coronavirus cases were reported worldwide over the past 24 hours, and the ...

Rogue pull into first-place tie in LEC Summer Split

Rogue edged MAD Lions to move into a share of first place on Saturday during the final weekend of the ...

Veteran C Iannetta retires

Veteran catcher Chris Iannetta told The Athletic on Saturday that he has retired from baseball. The 37-year-old Iannetta was designated ...

China Seals Off Villages After Bubonic Plague Deaths

China on Saturday sealed off another village in Inner Mongolia after a resident died from bubonic plague, the second lockdown ...

Sixers' Simmons to have surgery on left knee

Philadelphia 76ers All-Star Ben Simmons will have potentially season-ending surgery on his left knee, the team announced Saturday. The 24-year-old ...

US COVID-19 count nears 5 million

Moscow [Russia], Aug 9 (ANI/Sputnik): Another 58,173 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the United States on Friday, bringing the ...

Andrea Pirlo replaces Maurizio Sarri as Juventus coach

Turin [Italy], Aug 9 (ANI): Italian club Juventus on Saturday appointed Andrea Pirlo as the new head coach of the ...

World leaders to hold Lebanon Aid Conference on Sunday

Landmark Lebanon hotel closes over economic crisisThe general secretary of the party, Nizar Najarian, was killed in the explosion. He ...

Reports: Sixers' Simmons to have surgery on left knee

Philadelphia 76ers All-Star Ben Simmons will have surgery on his left knee, multiple outlets reported Saturday. The 24-year-old guard/forward will ...

Raptors present another tough challenge for Grizzlies

The Memphis Grizzlies embark on a rough stretch of games to close out the NBA regular season when they take ...

China uses tech as tool of repression: US

Washington [US], Aug 8 (ANI): The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is committed to the production and use of technology that ...

Afghan Loya Jirga Meeting To Decide On Release Of Taliban Prisoners

A traditional Afghan council is expected to back a proposal for the government to release a final group of 400 ...

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Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...

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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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