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British-Irish summit to focus on implications of Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is hosting Administration Heads from Scotland, Wales, and the British Government on Friday ...

Lower energy prices keeping lid on inflation, says Powell

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Federal Reserve remains upbeat about the American economy citing favorable consumer confidence, a strong jobs ...

Trump stares down impeachment as hearings open

WASHINGTON, DC - Historic impeachment hearings targeting U.S. President Donald Trump opened on Wednesday in Washington, with lawmakers faced with ...

No checklist for evaluating lone wolf attackers, study says

An FBI study of lone wolf terrorist attacks in the U.S. takes an unprecedented look at the backgrounds, behavioral characteristics, ...

U.S. and China could split world economy in two

It's tempting to laugh off the U.S.-China trade dispute as a soap opera featuring men with big hair and bigger ...

Lithuania, Russia, Norway Carry Out Three-Way Spy Swap

Two Lithuanian men convicted of spying in Russia "have been reunited with their families" after they were released as part ...

Russian Academy Of Sciences Calls On Ministry To Unmuzzle Scholars

MOSCOW -- The Russian Academy of Sciences (RAN) has urged the Ministry of Education to cancel its order barring scientists ...

Russian Historian Charged With Gruesome Murder Brought To Crime Scene

A noted Russian historian at St. Petersburg State University who confessed to killing and dismembering his student and girlfriend has ...

Putin, Zelenskiy To Meet Next Month To Discuss Ukraine Conflict

The French presidency says Paris will host a four-way summit on December 9 seeking to end the conflict in eastern ...

The Week In Russia: Impunity From Magnitsky To The Moika

To receive Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia each week via e-mail, subscribe by clicking here.Beneath the grisly details of graduate ...

Touted Afghan Prisoner Swap Fails To Happen, But It's Unclear Why

The fate of a deal to exchange three Taliban prisoners held in Afghanistan for two Western hostages the militant group ...

Ex US Ambassador to Ukraine Felt 'Threatened' After Being Ousted

The ousted former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch, testified Friday at the congressional impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald ...

Hillary Clinton secretly meets Meghan Markle at Windsor palace

Washington D.C [USA], Nov 15 (ANI): Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, had a special guest at her Windsor Castle this ...

North Korea calls Biden 'rabid dog' that 'must be beaten to death'

North Korea has launched a visceral diatribe against US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, calling the former vice-president a "rabid ...

Vietnam jails teacher for 11 years over Facebook posts

A court in Vietnam has jailed a music teacher for 11 years for a series of posts on Facebook that ...

Battle for Public Opinion Shapes Trump Impeachment Effort

With public hearings now under way in the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, both sides have a key ...

Lithuania Pardons Russians Jailed For Spying

Lithuania's president has pardoned two Russians jailed by Vilnius for espionage, in a gesture that Moscow said it will respond ...

Kazakh Activist Says He 'Had To Escape' Custody To Protest His Arrest

NUR-SULTAN -- A Kazakh civil rights activist who went missing on November 13 while in custody has resurfaced, saying he ...

Ousted US Ambassador to Ukraine Testifies at Impeachment Hearing

CAPITOL HILL - The ousted former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine is set to testify Friday at the U.S. House of ...

US Investigates Rudy Giuliani, Trump's Personal Lawyer

Federal prosecutors have opened an investigation into Rudy Giuliani, the personal lawyer of U.S. President Donald Trump, Bloomberg reports.The prosecutors ...

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Five victims and gunman shot at school near Los Anegles, 2 dead

SANTA CLARITA, California - Two school kids, one aged 14 and the other sixteen, are dead after a mass shooting ...

Light prison sentence for Emirati man who raped woman tourist

DUBAI, UAE - A 19-year-old Emirati man who raped a visiting tourist at gunpoint in Dubai has been jailed for ...

Blacks in South Africa bearing brunt of unemployment, stats show

PRETORIA, South Africa - Statistics South Africa's latest report, released in Pretoria on Thursday, reveals glaring inequalities in South African ...

British-Irish summit to focus on implications of Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar is hosting Administration Heads from Scotland, Wales, and the British Government on Friday ...

Trump stares down impeachment as hearings open

WASHINGTON, DC - Historic impeachment hearings targeting U.S. President Donald Trump opened on Wednesday in Washington, with lawmakers faced with ...

No checklist for evaluating lone wolf attackers, study says

An FBI study of lone wolf terrorist attacks in the U.S. takes an unprecedented look at the backgrounds, behavioral characteristics, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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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