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U.S. Military Says Two Service Members Killed In Afghanistan

The U.S. military says two of its service members were killed in Afghanistan on June 26, a day after U.S. ...


Death Toll Rises From Kazakh Ammo-Warehouse Blasts

NUR-SULTAN -- The death toll from the massive explosions caused by fire at a military ammunition warehouse in southern Kazakhstan ...


Break dancing provisionally approved for Paris Olympics

PanARMENIAN.Net - The International Olympic Committee voted overwhelmingly Tuesday, June 25 in support of adding break dancing to the roster ...


U.S. Military: Two Service Members Killed In Afghanistan

The U.S. military says two of its service members have been killed in Afghanistan.A statement said the killings occurred on ...


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Fur farming in Ireland to be phased out

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish government on Tuesday made a decision to ban fur farming in the country.Ireland will join ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

Moscow backs Tehran on drone claims

JERUSALEM, Israel - Russia has taken issue with U.S. claims that the drone last week shot down by Iranian forces ...

Key nations say developments in Gulf risk miscalculation and conflict

NEW YORK, New York - France, Germany and the UK say they are gravely concerned by the increased tensions in ...

Mid-air collision of 2 Eurofighter planes north of Berlin

BERLIN, Germany - Two Eurofighter jets attached to the German Airforce were involved in a mid-air collision on Monday over ...

Woman, two minor daughters enticed from Guatemala, treated as slaves

SACRAMENTO, California - A Californian couple have been accused of treating a Guatamalanl woman and her two minor daughters as ...

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Asian markets remain soft Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Markets were calm but soft in Asia on Wednesday with all the major bourses losing ground, albeit ...

Crown Prince Salman in Seoul for meetings on trade

SEOUL, South Korea - The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, began his trip ...

U.S. stocks slip as White House and Fed argue over interest rates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S.stocks were weaker on Tuesday as the direction of interest rates took center-stage. The White ...

IMF lauds U.S. unemployment, at levels not seen since late 1960s

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. economy is in the longest expansion in recorded history, says the latest assessment by the ...

Global medical devices manufacturer in major Irish expansion

CO. GALWAY, Ireland - Boston Scientific has invested 60 million euro to expand its operations in Ireland.The first phase of ...

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Never disrespected any athlete, says Haryana Sports Minister Anil Vij

Ambala (Haryana) [India], June 26 (ANI): Facing criticism from gold medalists Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat over a reduction in ...


UN Drug Opioid Use Booming as Tramadol Crisis Emerges in Africa

VIENNA - Synthetic opioid use is booming, the United Nations said on Wednesday in a worldwide drug report that showed ...


Equities gain some ground, Nifty hovers around 11,820

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 26 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices opened in the red on Wednesday but gained some ground as ...


Nep Sidhu's art stirs controversy about the history of Sikh separatism

On a clear, crisp, beautiful day this June in Vancouver, a group of Sikh men stood behind a series of ...


ASEAN Makes Little Progress on Security Issues, Analysts Say

Analysts say the 34th ASEAN summit this weekend made little progress on two key security issues facing the region: Chinese ...


North Korean Businessman Faces Extradition from Malaysia to US

A North Korean who has lived in Malaysia for a decade remains locked up after his arrest in the Southeast ...


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