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California wildfire becomes deadliest blaze in state history

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Camp Fire raging in northern California has now become the deadliest blaze in the history of ...

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 ...

No Rohingya have Agreed to Return to Myanmar: Bangladesh Official

No Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh have agreed to return to Myanmar under a proposed repatriation scheme scheduled to begin Thursday, ...

Study: Neanderthals Faced Risks, but So Did Our Ancestors

NEW YORK - Life as a Neanderthal was no picnic, but a new analysis says it was no more dangerous ...

California Wildfires Death Toll Climbs to 50

WASHINGTON - Search teams in California looked Wednesday for the remains of more people killed by devastating wildfires that have ...

EU Trade Chief Ready to Retaliate If US Imposes Auto Tariffs

WASHINGTON - European Union trade commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Wednesday that the EU has a list of potential retaliation ...

China Releases Former Nanjing Professor Jailed For 'Subversion'

A former university lecturer who had started an opposition party has been released at the end of his 10-year jail ...

Gone Are the Goats: Wedding Dowries Get a Tech Upgrade in DRC

Culture Gone Are the Goats: Wedding Dowries Get a Tech Upgrade in DRC view team In previous generations in Democratic ...

National Guard to Search for Victims of California's Deadliest Fire

PARADISE, CALIFORNIA - The wildfire raging in northern California spread on Wednesday as National Guard troops were called in to ...

After Aborted Mission, NASA Astronaut Confident About December Launch

The American astronaut who will hitch the first ride on a Russian rocket since last month's aborted launch and dramatic ...

Studies: Houston Skyscrapers May Have Worsened Hurricane Harvey Rain

Humans helped make recent devastating U.S. hurricanes wetter but in different ways, two new studies find. Hurricane Harvey snagged on ...

S. Korean Firms to Plead Guilty to Rigging US Military Fuel Bids

WASHINGTON - Three South Korean companies will plead guilty to criminal charges and pay $82 million in fines for their ...

Gene-Edited Food Is Coming, But Will Shoppers Buy

The next generation of biotech food is headed for the grocery aisles, and first up may be salad dressings or ...

Apple Wins Global Award for Efforts to Eradicate Slave Labor

LONDON - Technology giant Apple won an international award on Wednesday for making details of its supply chains public in ...

Turkish Court Sentences Journalist to 19 Years Jail Over Gulen Links

ISTANBUL - A court sentenced Turkish journalist Ali Unal to 19 years in jail on Wednesday on a charge of ...

Latvia to Look for New PM Candidate After Cabinet Talks Fail

RIGA - The leader of Latvia's New Conservative Party, Janis Bordans, abandoned his attempt to form a government on Wednesday ...

North Koreans Increasingly Look For Work Abroad To Earn Higher Pay

An increasing number of North Koreans, including relatively privileged residents of the capital Pyongyang, are seeking employment outside of the ...

U.S. Energy Secretary Warns Czechs Against Cooperating With Russia

PRAGUE -- U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry has warned the Czech government not to choose Russia as a partner for ...

FOX News, Others Back CNN in Fight to Regain White House Press Pass

Several major news organizations announced they would throw their weight behind CNN's legal efforts to regain White House press credentials ...

US Justice Department Defends Appointment of Acting AG

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday defended the legality of President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as ...

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Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...

White House files defense against CNN lawsuit

CNN - The White House asserts that it can pick and choose which journalists are given a permanent pass to ...

Four-week old baby allegedly assaulted by 25-year old man

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A 25-year old man appeared in Parramatta Local Court on Wednesday charged with assaulting a four-week old ...

CNN taking Trump, White House to court

ATLANTA, Georgia - CNN has filed a lawsuit against U.S. President Trump and a number of White House officials, in ...

U.S. president continues attacks on Macron

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump has continued his personal attacks on French President Emmanuel Macron despite saying the ...

California wildfire becomes deadliest blaze in state history

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The Camp Fire raging in northern California has now become the deadliest blaze in the history of ...

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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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