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Group Says Crimeans Who Show Ukrainian Identity Get ?Hunted?

People expressing any form Ukrainian identity in Russian-annexed Crimea can expect criminal persecution or get on a "hit list," say ...


NASA Says Russian Craft Makes Way For Shuttle Carrying FEDOR

A Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft with three astronauts inside has undocked from the International Space Station (ISS)'s Poisk module, NASA said ...


One Ukraine Soldier Killed, 3 wounded In Donbas Conflict

One Ukrainian soldier was killed, and three were wounded on August 25 in the conflict zone of the Donbas where ...


Serena v Sharapova showdown seizes spotlight at US Open

New York - Serena Williams faces Maria Sharapova in a blockbuster first round match on Monday at the US Open, ...


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Currencies react to trade frictions, Asian stocks fall sharply

BEIJING, China - The Chinese currency, the yuan, fell sharply on Monday after Friday's savage reaction to U.S. President Donald ...

Its been a long flight, BA notches up 100 years

LONDON, UK -Sunday marked the 100th birthday of British Airways. "We have had a fabulous year so far marking our ...

Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Abe discuss trade at G7

BIARRITZ, France - U.S. President Donald Trump says he and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have agreed on the principles ...

Some Chinese-imposed tariffs on U.S. goods to start 1 September

BEIJING, China - Behind the sharp sell-off on Wall Street on Friday was the announcement earlier by China that it ...

U.S. Justice Department approves sale of Fox regional sports networks

WASHINGTON, DC - Sinclair Broadcasting's takeover of various assets sold by Rupert Murdoch's parent company to Disney, has been given ...

Ireland to introduce stricter standards for marketing mobile phones

DUBLIN, Ireland - New guidelines relating to the advertising of mobile phone and broadband services by the Advertising Standards Authority ...

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Hezbollah leader slams Israel after alleged drone attack in Lebanon

BEIRUT, Lebanon - Hezbollah Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah has slammed the invasion of Lebanese airspace by two Israeli drones which ...

Deep concerns about human rights in South Sudan

JUBA, South Sudan - There UN body responsible for overseeing human rights in South Sudan says it is "deeply concerned" ...

7 dead after plane and helicopter collide on Spanish island

MALLORCA, Spain - A mid-air collision between a helicopter and a small plane on a tourist resort island in Spain ...

G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

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OPINION: Trump's trade war could be fueling Amazon fires

The fires currently consuming Brazil's Amazon rainforest seem a world away from the tense diplomacy in the US trade war ...


US-EU commerce by the numbers: Planes and cars to snacks and beer

As world leaders from the Group of Seven (G7) countries gather over the weekend at the posh Basque beach town ...


India defends blocking politicians from visiting Kashmir

Authorities on Sunday defended blocking opposition Indian politicians from visiting Muslim-majority Kashmir, saying it was to "avoid controversy", weeks after ...


Asian Stocks Fall Amid US-China Trade Uncertainty

Stock markets in Asia traded down Monday as investors processed the latest round of reciprocal tariffs imposed by the United ...


Banana Industry on Alert After Disease Arrives in Colombia

LA GUAJIRA, COLOMBIA - It might not be obvious at the supermarket, but the banana industry is fighting to protect ...


Give knighthood to Stokes: Michael Vaughan to UK PM

New Delhi [India], Aug 26 (ANI): As England all-rounder Ben Stokes played a match-winning knock of 135 runs in the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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