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4 boys aged twelve to 14 facing kidnapping, rape charges

NEWARK, New Castle County, Delaware - Four children  aged 12 to 14 are facing serious charges after the alleged abudction and ...

Tesla working hard to reduce cost of cars, CEO sees difficulties ahead

PALO ALTO, California - Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Friday told employees that while 2018 was the most successful year ...

Mexico mourns large loss of life due to pipeline explosion

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - The death toll in Friday night's pipeline explosion in Mexico continues to rise and is now ...

Arakan Army separatists and Myanmar military clashes harming civilians

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Voicing alarm at the escalating violence in northern and central Rakhine state and Chin state, the UN ...

Trump unveils first overhaul of missile defense review in a decade

WASHINGTON, U.S. - After a year of delay, the U.S. President Donald Trump unveiled the country's first overhaul of American ...

Trump could meet North Korea's lead negotiator for talks on summit

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his first visit to Washington since last June, North Korea's lead nuclear diplomacy negotiator arrived in ...

Giuliani changes stance on collusion, doubts campaign aides

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a shocking about-face, the U.S. President Donald Trump's top lawyer Rudy Giuliani has changed his stance ...

Zimbabwe fuel price hike: Hundreds arrested, internet shutdown

HARARE, Zimbabwe - The Zimbabwe government's violent crackdown on protests triggered by the country's President Emmerson Mnangagwa's decision to raise ...

Tunisia witnesses massive, nationwide strikes by workers over pay

TUNIS, Tunisia - Thousands of workers participated in a one-day nationwide strike organized by Tunisia’s largest union, which brought transportation ...

Canadian student on jet had to be handcuffed after indecent assaults

ADELAIDE, Australia - A Canadian man had to be restrained and handcuffed on a flight from Hong Kong to Australia ...

Australian International School in Sharjah charged after pupil dies

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - A court in Sharjah on Thursday commenced proceedings against an Australian international school and six ...

Israel Collapsing Due to Its Tyranny against Palestinians

Irans vice president says the reason behind the imminent collapse of the Israeli regime is its tyranny and atrocities against ...

ANC veteran Ambassador Dumisani Kumalo dies at age 71

ANC veteran Dumisani Kumalo has died "peacefully" at his home, the party said on Sunday evening. Kumalo, 71, was first ...

Russians Hold Protests Against Possible Kurile Handover

Russians in Moscow and other cities across the country are participating in protests against the prospect of transferring the disputed ...

Amla defends stuttering Proteas in PE

Cape Town - Proteas opener Hashim Amla has defended his side's inability to accelerate with the bat in the first ...

SA man detained in Mozambique 'well in custody' ? Dirco

The South African man currently detained in Mozambique is "well in custody" and is "facing a number of charges", the ...

Humanitarian Issues to Figure Prominently at Davos Forum

GENEVA Heads of U.N. and international aid agencies will use the World Economic Forums influential platform to present humanitarian and ...

Lebanon Uses Arab Summit to Call for Syrian Refugees' Return

BEIRUT Lebanon used an Arab economic summit on Sunday to call for the return of Syrian refugees to safe areas ...

Sudan Police Clash with Demonstrators in Fresh Protests

CAIRO Sudanese police clashed with demonstrators in and around the capital Khartoum on Sunday, after they deployed in large numbers ...

North Korean Art Troupe to Visit China

BEIJING A North Korean art troupe will visit China starting on Wednesday, Chinese state media said on Sunday. The troupe ...

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Facebook removes 364 pages, accounts linked to anti-NATO pages

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The world's largest social media company, Facebook has revealed that it has targeted and taken down hundreds ...

Tesla working hard to reduce cost of cars, CEO sees difficulties ahead

PALO ALTO, California - Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Friday told employees that while 2018 was the most successful year ...

Largest collection of breached data found: 770mn email IDs exposed

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a revelation that has emerged as one of the biggest shockers in the global cybersecurity ...

Stocks in Asia on the move on back of Wall Street Journal report

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian stock markets rallied on Friday following the publication of a positive report by a newspaper close ...

7 killed in horror head-on crash

Seven people were killed in a head-on horror crash involving two vehicles in KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday afternoon. "The high impact ...

Small electric cars may be unaffordable for some: VW chairman to newspaper - Channel NewsAsia

The move to electric vehicles will make cars significantly more expensive, meaning they may become unaffordable for people on low ...

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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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