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McCain's Family Fights to Define Legacy of Civility, Service

Cindy McCain stood on a knoll in Tempe, Arizona, last year and looked out over the Rio Salado.The spot where ...

North MacedoniaProsecutor Detained In Extortion Case

SKOPJE -- Police in North Macedonia have detained the outgoing special prosecutor in charge of investigating organized-crime cases after she ...

Trump offers to mediate 'explosive' Kashmir standoff

US President Donald Trump offered on Tuesday to mediate the "explosive" situation in Kashmir, long a flashpoint between nuclear armed ...

Drone Attack Suspected at Iraqi Shi'ite Ammunition Depot

CAIRO - An ammunition dump belonging to Iraqi Shi'ite militia forces - known popularly as al Hushd al-Shaabi - exploded ...

US Takes Aim at Deadly Chinese Fentanyl Networks

WASHINGTON - The US Treasury took action Wednesday to crack down on Chinese traffickers of deadly fentanyl, sanctioning producer-exporters and ...

Trump chides Denmark PM's 'nasty statement' over Greenland row

Washington DC [USA], Aug 21 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Wednesday chided Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen for making ...

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Pell case likely to end up in Australian High Court

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - Victoria's Court of Appeal on Wednesday delivered one of the most significant judgments in Australian legal ...

Bus hijacking in Brazil ends, hijacker dead, hostages freed

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - A hostage situation in Rio de Janeiro involving a bus and thirty seven hostages has ...

Situation in Persian Gulf described as troubling and complex

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council has been briefed on the escalating hostilities in the Middle East. ...

Continuation of current situation in Yemen untenable, says UN envoy

ADEN, Yemen - A month ago, the United Nations top Yemen envoy told the Security Council the country was facing ...

Stealing personal identification data causing nightmares for victims

The headquarters of a large national bank had detected fraud on an account and sent word to an Atlanta branch ...

Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...

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