Tue, 13 Nov 2018

Guests arrested at gay wedding in Tanzania

DODOMA, Tanzania - Ten men remain in custody after being arrested during a raid on a same-sex marriage on the ...

After deadly raid, Israel retaliates to airstrikes from Gaza

GAZA - A day after Israel's undercover operation into the Gaza Strip ended in failure and left seven Palestinians dead ...

U.S. pilots forced to eject after issues in navy warplane

TOKYO, Japan - In what became the second warplane crash involving the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan in ...

World leaders mark 100 years since WWI Armistice

PARIS, France - Several leaders from across the world descended on the French capital on Sunday, to mark 100 years ...

Taliban attacks kill dozens as Russia chases Afghan peace

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after Russia launched its quest for elusive peace in Afghanistan, hosting members of Afghanistan’s High ...

China fumes over U.S. provocations in the South China Sea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Following a very public thrashing by the U.S. over disputes between the world's two largest economies - ...

Turkish president says other countries have heard recordings

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday recordings of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi ...

Palestinian wounded during Ramallah protests dies

RAMALLAH, Palestinian territories – A Palestinian who was shot by the Israeli army during protests in the West Bank two ...

Al Shabaab claims deadly Somalia bombing as toll rises

MOGADISHU, Somalia - The Islamist terrorist group Al Shabaab claimed responsibility for Friday's deadly triple bombing in the Somali capital ...

Dissolution of Sri Lanka parliament condemned by U.S., U.K.

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - The Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena was widely criticized on Saturday after deciding to dissolve the ...

12 killed in Jordan flash floods after heavy rains

AMMAN, Jordan - Flash floods triggered by heavy rains in parts of Jordan have led to the death of 12 ...

Trump says U.S. insulted by France

PARIS, France - U.S. President Donald Trump dropped a diplomatic bombshell just as Air Force One was arriving in Paris ...

New Members of Congress dominated by women

The next United States Congress will have  at least 123 women in the House and Senate, including two Muslim-American women, ...

Are mass shootings becoming a normal part of society?

Mass shootings seem to have become a sad new normal in the American life. They happen too often, and in ...

Federal Bureau of Investigation creating 900 new jobs

NEW YORK, New York - Whether it’s  cracking codes ,  halting hackers , or  finding forensic evidence , the FBI uses ...

Two public school teachers bag DOST's 2018 Brightest STAR Award

PASAY CITY, Nov. 13 -- Two public school teachers recently received recognition in the 2018 Brightest STAR (Science Teacher Academy ...

Rassie's 'balancing act' to limit changes for Scotland

Cape Town - Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has spoken once again about the "balancing act" he faces in team selection. ...

Ronaldo becomes ball kid at ATP Finals

London [United Kingdom], Nov 13 (ANI): Considered as one of the best football players in the world, striker Cristiano Ronaldo ...

Rights Watchdog Decries State Of Girls' Education In Pakistan

A new report by a rights watchdog says political insecurity, insurgent violence, poverty, and state repression in Pakistan have given ...

Ocean Shock: Menus fora Warming Planet

This is part of 'Ocean Shock,' a Reuters series exploring climate change's impact on sea creatures and the people who ...

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Lightning cannot afford to overlook Sabres

The Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday begin a four-game trip that ends against the Western Conference leaders, the Nashville Predators. ...

Isles, Canucks both aim to snap skids

NEW YORK -- The New York Islanders and Vancouver Canucks were two of the most surprising stories of the NHL ...

Streaking Flyers host Panthers

Back on Oct. 16, the Flyers blew a three-goal lead but managed to pull out a 6-5 shootout victory over ...

Shorthanded Cavaliers try to hold off Hornets

In recent seasons, the Charlotte Hornets struggled to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers. Those versions of the Cavaliers featured superstar LeBron ...

Devils aim to continue mastery of Penguins

Coming off a long, ugly road trip, the New Jersey Devils must be hoping that a return Tuesday to the ...

RB Jones providing balance for Packers

The Green Bay Packers head into a critical two-game road swing with an important ingredient added to their offense. Balance, ...

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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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