Thu, 20 Sep 2018

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Russia, Turkey enforce demilitarized zone in Syria's Idlib

MOSCOW, Russia - Supporting the Syrian President Bashar al Assad in his fight against rebels, Russia, along with the Government ...

Kavanaugh accuser goes public, confirmation process at risk

WASHINGTON. U.S. - A week after allegations of sexual assault against the U.S. President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett ...

World Rugby pondering 'emerging' nations as RWC hosts

Tokyo - World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont signalled that more "emerging" rugby nations could be set to host the Rugby ...

Ackermann wrote reference for Mitchell's England job

Cape Town - Gloucester coach Johan Ackermann says he played a role in enabling John Mitchell to become England's new ...

Armenia vows to respond in kind to Azerbaijan

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Armenian Armed Forces will retaliate Azerbaijan 's provocation on the border as a result of which an ...

Anderson leads Team World's Laver Cup charge

Cape Town - South Africa's Kevin Anderson leads Team World's charge against a formidable Team Europe in this weekend's Laver ...

Abe Wins Party's Leadership, Premiership Assured

TOKYO - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won a ruling party leadership vote Thursday, setting him on track to become Japan's ...

Rugby pondering 'emerging' nations for RWC - Beaumont

Tokyo - World Rugby chairperson Bill Beaumont suggested on Thursday the World Cup could be held in non-traditional rugby nations ...

FERIAL HAFFAJEE: Have our banks been lily-livered?

The appearance of representatives of SA's four big banks before the Zondo Commission of Inquiry into State Capture this week ...

Five Million Children Risk Famine in War-torn Yemen

AFP - More than five million children are threatened by famine in war-torn Yemen as prices soar, a charity said ...

Hansen questions Boks' transformation policy

Cape Town - In a recently published book about the All Blacks, their coach Steven Hansen is quoted as questioning ...

#GuptaLeaks: How Sahara handed SA jobs to foreigners

Gupta agents Ashu Chawla and Naresh Khosla fraudulently orchestrated South African work permits for Indian nationals by falsifying and backdating ...

UN Backs Anti-Graft Investigator in Standoff with Guatemala

GUATEMALA CITY - U.N. Secretary-general Antonio Guterres on Wednesday rejected a request by Guatemala's government to name a new head ...

U.S. Ambassador Says Volkswagen Agrees To Pull Out Of Iran

The U.S. ambassador to Germany has told Bloomberg News that automaker Volkswagen has agreed to comply with U.S. sanctions and ...

Rights Group Accuses Mexican Military, Police of Unlawful Killings

MEXICO CITY - Mexican troops and police committed two extrajudicial killings while confronting presumed fuel thieves in the central state ...

Azerbaijan-Georgia border dispute a political, and literal, minefield

An hour's drive from Tbilisi lies a minefield, the largest remaining in Georgia. For more than 25 years, this part ...

Turkmenistan: Planes, grain and automobiles

After a long hiatus, Turkmenistan has rejoined the community of nations that buy grain from Kazakhstan. According to Astana-based state ...

Extreme Poverty Declining Worldwide

The world is making progress in its efforts to lift people out of extreme poverty, but the global aspiration of ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Raleigh Times.

More Information
69
Raleigh

North Carolina

Section
North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Kavanaugh accuser goes public, confirmation process at risk

WASHINGTON. U.S. - A week after allegations of sexual assault against the U.S. President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett ...

Blue Jays trying to wreck Rays wild-card plans

TORONTO -- The Tampa Bay Rays refuse to go away in the American League wild-card race and the Toronto Blue ...

Senator Pushes Woman Accusing Kavanaugh of Assault to Testify

WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee wrote a letter Wednesday to the lawyers for the woman accusing ...

WHAT'S HAPPENING: What will life be like after Hurricane Florence?

Thousands of people are still in shelters in North Carolina anxiously waiting to find out if they have a home ...

Featured story

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 ...

Read More