Fri, 24 Jan 2020

District of Columbia goes after Trump, files lawsuit

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at the ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...

Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

Senate approves impeachment rules after being rebuked by chief justice

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts, presiding over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, has told ...

Boeing 737 Max jets to remain grounded for at least another six months

CHICAGO, Illinois - As hundreds of Boeing 737 Max jets remain grounded awaiting approval from aviation regulators, the company said ...

Barbaric attack in Burkina Faso leaves dozens dead

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkino Faso - (ANI/Sputnik): Thirty-six civilians were killed on Monday in an attack on a market in Sanmatenga province, ...

WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

Australia Works to Recover Bodies of 3 from Air Tanker Crash

SYDNEY - The American tanker plane that crashed while fighting Australian wildfires had just dropped a load of retardant on ...

China Building a Hospital to Treat Virus, Expands Lockdowns

BEIJING - China is swiftly building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with a new virus that has killed ...

UNHCR seeks support for refugees and hosts in Ethiopia

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and partners are appealing for robust international support for refugee operations in Ethiopia with the ...

10 movie theaters in Moscow that screen films in original language

In Russia, most foreign movies are dubbed. But some theaters show films with their original soundtrack accompanied by Russian subtitles ...

Bahrain, K'taka sign MoU for cooperation in AI, cyber security

Davos [Switzerland], Jan 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) - the Kingdom's investment promotion agency - and the ...

Pooja Sheth of Limelight Diamonds receives ET Business Icon Award

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 24 (ANI/NewsVoir): Limelight Diamonds, India's first luxury brand offering handcrafted lab-grown CVD diamond jewellery, announced that ...

Thousands Rally In Baghdad Against U.S. Military Presence

Thousands of Iraqis have gathered at two locations in central Baghdad after a prominent Shi'ite cleric called for a 'million-strong' ...

In Davos, the spectre of a tech cold war

China and the United States may have laid down their arms for now in a trade truce, but their technological ...

Gauff stuns title-holder Osaka at Australian Open

Melbourne - Unseeded 15-year-old Coco Gauff beat reigning champion Naomi Osaka in straight sets in a major upset at the ...

WATCH | Tnak crashes out of Monte Carlo Rally

Reigning World Rally champion Ott Tänak and co-driver and compatriot Martin Jarveoja crashed out of the season-opening Monte Carlo rally ...

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Top 25 roundup: Indiana pulls off upset over No. 11 Michigan St.

Center Joey Brunk and guard Al Durham made big baskets down the stretch Thursday night, lifting host Indiana to a ...

Michigan looks to avenge loss to No. 21 Illinois

Not long ago, the Michigan Wolverines were ranked in the Top 10 in the country. Suddenly, they find themselves near ...

No. 22 Arizona ready for another bout with ASU

Rivals No. 22 Arizona and Arizona State have met in back-to-back Pac-12 games. They have bookended the conference season. But ...

No. 6 Louisville hopes to stay hot against Clemson

Louisville will honor members of the school's 1975 Final Four team at halftime of Saturday's home game against Clemson at ...

Indiana uses clutch shots to upset No. 11 Michigan St.

Center Joey Brunk and guard Al Durham made big baskets down the stretch Thursday night, lifting Indiana to a 67-63 ...

A brief history of black names, from Perlie to Latasha

Most people recognize that there are first names given almost exclusively by black Americans to their children, such as Jamal ...

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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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