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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 ...

Collision between 2 trains in Bangladesh leave many dead

DHAKA, Bangladesh - There has been a major loss of life and scores of people injured after a collision between ...

President Trump preparing to release transcript of second call

ANDREWS AIR FORCE BASE, Maryland - U.S. President Donald Trump, contrary to reports, insists he wants his impeachment hearings public.Asked ...

Mixed feelings for East Germans as 30th anniversary passes

Thirty years ago, on November 9, with a sense of momentous events palpable in Berlin's famous air, East Germans began ...

United Arab Emirates wants Iran dealt with diplomatically

ABU DHABI, UAE - One of the major countries in the GCC and the Arab League has called for a ...

60,000 teenagers stranded in Italy without family or support

United Nations agencies on Friday highlighted the dire needs of thousands of unaccompanied and separated children who have arrived in ...

Morsi death deemed state-sponsored killing by UN human rights experts

The first democratically-elected president of Egypt who after being elected in 2012 was deposed in a military coup the following ...

Koala population at risk as fires devastate Australian states

PORT MACQUARIE, NSW, Australia - The catastrophic bushfires raging across parts of the Australian states of New South Wales and ...

Germany Donates Millions to WFP for South Sudan Flooding

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN - Germany has donated $10.9 million to the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) to provide food ...

How Do You Save Endangered Gorillas With Lots of Human Help

KINIGI, RWANDA - Deep in the rainforest of Volcanoes National Park, a 23-year-old female gorilla named Kurudi feeds on a ...

Ousted Evo Morales arrive in Mexico, says 'fight continues'

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 13 (ANI): Evo Morales, who resigned from the presidency under pressure from police and army after ...

Armenian Parliament Refuses To Hear Bill Banning Same-Sex Marriage

YEREVAN -- Armenia's parliament has rejected consideration of a bill seeking to expressly outlaw same-sex marriages in the Caucasus nation.A ...

Ghana Withdraws 'Premature' Kosovo Recognition

Ghana says it has reversed its recognition of Kosovo as an independent state.A November 11 statement from the Ghanaian Foreign ...

Asprilla reveals drug trafficker's offer to kill rival player

Bogota - Former Newcastle United forward Faustino Asprilla has claimed a drug trafficker offered to murder ex-Paraguay goalkeeper Jose Luis ...

Life Under Islamic State: Child Slaves

KHANKE, IRAQ - As Islamic State militants lost their territorial holdings in Iraq and Syria, VOA chronicled the events through ...

DACA heads to the Supreme Court: 6 essential reads

The future remains uncertain for a group of young people who were brought from other countries to the U.S. as ...

What is a 'mass extinction' and are we in one now?

For more than 3.5 billion years, living organisms have thrived, multiplied and diversified to occupy every ecosystem on Earth. The ...

Els happy to be back at Sun City

Cape Town - Ernie Els is the oldest player in the Nedbank Golf Challenge field and he has a lot ...

Dutch man arrested for 'Black Pete' suicide bomb threat

Dutch police have arrested a man who threatened in a social media post to blow himself up over plans to ...

Russia wants end to embargo on CAR diamonds

Russia backs lifting an embargo on diamond exports from the Central African Republic, the deputy finance minister said Tuesday as ...

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Trump and Johnson are leading the attack against the rule of law

Increasingly, threats to the rule of law are as acute as those presented to our species by the unfolding catastrophe ...

Germany Donates Millions to WFP for South Sudan Flooding

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN - Germany has donated $10.9 million to the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) to provide food ...

Mick Mulvaney to drop lawsuit, won't testify in impeachment inquiry

Washington D.C. [USA], Nov 13 (ANI): Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney on Tuesday (local time) dropped his ...

Ghana Withdraws 'Premature' Kosovo Recognition

Ghana says it has reversed its recognition of Kosovo as an independent state.A November 11 statement from the Ghanaian Foreign ...

Life Under Islamic State: Child Slaves

KHANKE, IRAQ - As Islamic State militants lost their territorial holdings in Iraq and Syria, VOA chronicled the events through ...

Republicans Planning Vigorous Defense Against Trump Impeachment

WASHINGTON - Republican supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump are planning a vigorous defense of him as public congressional impeachment ...

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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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