Wed, 20 Nov 2019

Violence at Hong Kong protests turns ugly

HONG KONG - A number of protesters in Hong Kong have accidently caught fire after throwing petrol bombs and molotov ...

One third of Afghan population facing severe acute food insecurity

Over the last three months (August to October 2019), around one-third of the Afghan population required urgent humanitarian action, according ...

Search for gunman after shooting of ten people in Fresno

FRESNO, California - Fresno remains in shock after being the latest U.S. city to endure a mass shooting.The death toll ...

FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...

Israeli army cops flak after blinding journalist in one eye

The International Federation of Journalists, the global advocacy group founded in1926, slammed the Israeli army for the shooting of a ...

Rohingya refugees get backing of international court

Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, which have ...

Turkey says PKK/YPG 'terrorists' carried out al-Bab attack

AL-BAB, Syria - The Turkish Defence Ministry has confirmed that at least 18 civilians were killed and twenty-seven injured in ...

Congress probing Trump tax law being exploited by the wealthy

Billionaires Keep Benefiting From a Tax Break to Help the Poor. Now, Congress Wants to Investigate.ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

Guterres appeals to Bolivians to refrain from violence

UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterres is sending a personal envoy to Bolivia in the wake of the departure of former president, ...

Amitabh and Rajnikanth to be star attraction on 50th IFFI inaugural

New Delhi [India], Nov 19 (ANI): Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be the guest of honour while southern superstar Rajinikanth would ...

McIlroy unperturbed by being out of Race to Dubai contention

Dubai - Rory McIlroy, a three-time winner of the Race to Dubai, says he is fine with the fact that ...

Struggling Jozi Stars turn to former Protea McKenzie

Cape Town - Former Proteas and Lions batsman Neil McKenzie has joined the Jozi Stars backroom team in a mentorship ...

Olympics-Tokyo Finishes Building Stadium For 2020

TOKYO - Construction work has been completed at Tokyo's National Stadium, set to be the centerpiece of next year's Olympic ...

Arctic in Hot Water: Sea Ice Minimal in Chukchi, Bering Seas

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA - The U.S. research vessel Sikuliaq can break through ice as thick as 2.5 feet (0.76 meters). In ...

UN Urges Tehran To Curb Force In Deadly Protests Over Gas Prices

The United Nations has urged Tehran to curb its use of force against demonstrators and restore Internet service amid a ...

CHO cites Davao City brgys for anti-polio vaccination feat'

DAVAO CITY November 18, 2019 (PIA) - The City Health Office lauded the effort of the 182 barangays in the ...

Haftar's forces target munitions in Libya's Misrata with airstrikes

Tripoli [Libya], Nov 19 (ANI): Thirteen civilians were injured in airstrikes conducted by eastern Libyan forces in the western city ...

SAA says it is ramping up operations as strike continues

A strike at cash-strapped airline SAA is set to continue, with unions and the airline's leadership still unable to find ...

NZ and England put cricket rivalry to the Test

Mount Maunganui - New Zealand and England will take their cricketing rivalry into the Test arena on Thursday after finding ...

SA U-23 side aiming to emulate Bafana Bafana with win over Egypt

Cape Town - South Africa U-23 head coach David Notoane said his side are hoping to emulate Bafana Bafana with ...

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Warren's 'Medicare for All' Plan Reignites Health Care Clash

WASHINGTON - Elizabeth Warren's proposal to gradually move the country to a government-funded health care system has further inflamed the ...

Buttigieg Touts Military Service, Wary of Overstating Role

MASON CITY, IOWA - Pete Buttigieg strides past an oversized photograph of himself dressed in fatigues, the Afghan horizon behind ...

Poll: Buttigieg Surges Ahead of Democratic Rivals in Iowa

WASHINGTON - South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg holds a clear lead among Democratic presidential candidates in Iowa, the state that ...

Heart Disease Study Finds Meds Work as Well as Surgery

PHILADELPHIA - People with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get ...

Matter Communications Named a 2019 Top Place to Work by The Boston Globe Wire

Matter Communications Named a 2019 Top Place to Work by The Boston Globe Business Wire ...

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