Mon, 17 Dec 2018

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts twice, sends thick ash into the sky

JAKARTA, Indonesia - One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island - Mount Soputan erupted twice in a ...

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

Seven killed, three injured in coal mine accident in China

BEIJING, China - The latest in a series of tragic accidents inside a coal mine in China on Saturday, reignited ...

Report: 20 civilians dead after airstrike targeting Taliban commander

KABUL, Afghanistan - At least 20 Afghan civilians, including a dozenĀ children, are believed dead as the result of an assassination ...

U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke resigns from Trump inner circle

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has announced that the current U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke will step ...

Australian opposition to reverse government policy on Israeli capital

CANBERRA, Australia - Australian PrimeĀ Minister Scott Morrison, in a wishy washy speech has back-tracked from an all-out commitment by Australia ...

IMF: Hard Brexit will come at a cost to UK economically

WASHINGTON DC - The International Monetary Fund believes the biggest risk to the UK economy in the near term is ...

Beijing to dump 'Made in China 2025' policy

BEIJING, China - China is now preparing to replace the Made in China 2025 policy with a campaign designed to ...

China declares victory of graft within ruling Communist Party

BEIJING, China - A shockingly high number of government and state officials in China have been handed stern punishments this ...

Clashes break out in north India, terrorists and civilians killed

JAMMU AND KASHMIR, India - Three terrorists and a soldier were killed in an encounter with security forces in India's ...

Strasbourg Christmas market attacker killed after manhunt

STRASBOURG, France - The wide-spread and intense manhunt for the gunman who killed three people and left several others injured ...

U.S. Senate hands Trump a double defeat on Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Senate handed the country's President Donald Trump a double defeat, after voting to not only ...

The Price of Progress in China: 'We Traded Our Lives for Development'

SHENZHEN, CHINA - For four years at the turn of the century, Wang Zhaohong worked on a demolition crew in ...

UK's May to Warn Against 'Damage' of Second Brexit Vote

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday will warn MPs against supporting a second referendum, saying it would do ...

Dumaguete named best 'Sports Organizer' of the year

DUMAGUETE CITY, Dec. 12 (PIA)--Dumaguete City has received an award as the Sports Organizer of the Year and Runner-up as ...

Ottawa's Ambassador Meets with 2nd Canadian Citizen Arrested in China

China has allowed the Canadian ambassador to meet with a second Canadian citizen detained for reasons that are still unclear, ...

Iraq Lays Cornerstone in Rebuilding Mosul Mosque

An Iraqi Sunni Muslim leader laid the cornerstone Sunday in the first step to rebuild the iconic 11th-century al-Nuri mosque ...

Saudi Arabia Rejects US Senate Position on Khashoggi

CAIRO - Saudi Arabia early Monday rejected 'the position expressed recently by the United States Senate,' saying that the Jamal ...

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North Korea Marks 7th Anniversary of Kim Jong Il Death

PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA - North Koreans are marking the anniversary of the death of leader Kim Jong Il seven years ...

Lawmakers to Visit Detention Site in Wake of Girl's Death

U.S. lawmakers will travel to New Mexico in the coming week as they search for answers about how a 7-year-old ...

Late Guatemalan Girl Dreamed of Sending Money to Family

SAN ANTONIO DE CORTEZ, GUATEMALA - The 7-year-old Guatemalan migrant girl who died in U.S. custody this month was inseparable ...

Leaders of Leftist Latin American Regional Group Meet in Cuba

The leaders of a regional Latin American and Caribbean block of leftist governments met in Cuba's capital, Havana, Friday with ...

UN Predicts More Than 5 Million Will Flee Venezuela by End of 2019

The United Nations predicted Friday that 5.3 million Venezuelans will have left the South American country by the end of ...

Spanish Prosecutors File Tax Evasion Charges Against Shakira

MADRID - Spanish prosecutors are charging pop music star Shakira with tax evasion, alleging she failed to pay more than ...

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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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