REPORT: G7 COUNTRIES SET TO APPROVE $18 BILLION FOR UKRAINE

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - The Group of Seven leading economies are set to agree on more than $18 billion in aid for Ukrainian defense...

AUSTRALIA SET TO GO TO POLLS IN EXPECTED CLOSE ELECTION

CANBERRA, Australia - Australians will go to the polls on Saturday following a six-week election campaign that has focused on pandemic-fueled...

 
 
 

MORRISON FIRST RECENT AUSTRALIAN LEADER TO SURVIVE 3 YEARS

CANBERRA, Australia - In at least one sense, Scott Morrison has become the most successful Australian prime minister in years just...

AUSTRALIA'S WOULD-BE PM ALBANESE SHAPED BY HUMBLE START

CANBERRA, Australia - The son of a single mother who raised him on a pension, Anthony Albanese had a humble start to life for a politician...

 
 
 

SENATE SHIPS $40B UKRAINE AID BILL TO BIDEN FOR SIGNATURE

WASHINGTON - The Senate has whisked a $40 billion package of military, economic and food aid for Ukraine and U.S. allies to final congressional...

BIDEN IN ASIA: NEW FRIENDS, OLD TENSIONS, STORMS AT HOME

SEOUL, South Korea - President Joe Biden hopes to use his visit to Asia to confirm his belief that long-standing friendships can afford...

 
 
 

CDC URGES PFIZER BOOSTER FOR CHILDREN AGES 5 TO 11

Kids ages 5 to 11 should get a booster dose of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, advisers to the U.S. government said Thursday. The Center...

CORNYN: TEXAS AG KEN PAXTON'S LEGAL WOES AN 'EMBARRASSMENT'

WASHINGTON - Republican U.S. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas on Thursday blasted one of his party's top leaders back home, calling the mounting...

 
 
 

BALLOT FIASCO DELAYS RESULTS IN OREGON, VOTE-BY-MAIL PIONEER

OREGON CITY, Ore. - Thousands of ballots with blurry barcodes that can't be read by vote-counting machines will delay results by weeks...

IN 2 STATES, 1 IN 20 RESIDENTS MISSED DURING US HEAD COUNT

Around 1 in 20 residents in Arkansas and Tennessee were missed during the 2020 census, and four other U.S. states had significant undercounts...

 
 
 

GOP DIRECTS CULTURE WAR FURY TOWARD GREEN INVESTING TREND

SALT LAKE CITY - Republicans are coming out swinging against Wall Street's growing efforts to consider factors like long-term environmental...

US LAWMAKERS URGE BINDING VOTE ON PUERTO RICO STATEHOOD

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A group of Democratic congress members, including the House majority leader, on Thursday proposed a binding...

 
 
 

ALERT: OKLAHOMA PASSES ANOTHER TEXAS-STYLE ANTI-ABORTION BILL PROVIDERS SAY WOULD BE THE NATION'S MOST RESTRICTIVE ONCE SIGNED

OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma passes another Texas-style anti-abortion bill providers say would be the nation's most restrictive once signed.

OZ, MCCORMICK AT TIE IN PA WITH THOUSANDS OF BALLOTS OUT

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Vote counting in Pennsylvania's Republican primary for the U.S. Senate dragged into a third day as Dr. Mehmet Oz...

 
 
 

NAVALNY'S TEAM URGES MORE RUSSIAN SANCTIONS TO HELP UKRAINE

WASHINGTON - Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny's team hit Capitol Hill Thursday, urging a fresh round of sanctions over the...

PROSECUTORS DEBUNK COLORADO CLERK'S 2020 ELECTION CLAIMS

DENVER - Prosecutors in a western Colorado county said Thursday they found no evidence of tampering in the 2020 presidential election...

 
 
 

HOUSE APPROVES BILL TO TAKE AIM AT GASOLINE 'PRICE GOUGING'

WASHINGTON - A closely divided House approved legislation Thursday to crack down on alleged price gouging by oil companies as prices...

KEY WITNESS TESTIFIES IN TRIAL TIED TO TRUMP-RUSSIA PROBE

WASHINGTON - The star prosecution witness in the trial of a Hillary Clinton campaign lawyer charged with lying to the FBI testified...

 
 
 

CONFERENCE OF U.S. CONSERVATIVES OPENS IN ORBAN'S HUNGARY

BUDAPEST, Hungary - Dozens of prominent conservatives from Europe, the United States and elsewhere gathered Thursday in Hungary as...

PRO-RUSSIAN HACKERS SPREAD HOAXES TO DIVIDE UKRAINE, ALLIES

As Ukrainians flooded into Poland earlier this year to flee Russian invaders, a hacking group aligned with the Kremlin sought to spread...

 
 
 



Crews battle house fire in Oxford

Crews battle house fire in Oxford

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A Russian businessman has agreed to hire and pay all 62,000 of McDonald's...

McDonald's announced on Monday that it is exiting Russia. Alexander Nemenov/Getty Images McDonald's has sold all of its restaurants in Russia to a local businessman, it said... Read more ...

Report: G7 countries set to approve $18 billion for Ukraine

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In a first, women are in line to referee at the men's World Cup

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Apple confirms end to debit and credit card payments in India

Apple confirms end to debit and credit card payments in India

Unified Payments Interface and net banking transactions are now customers' only options. What you need to know Apple has confirmed an end to credit and debit card payments for... Read more ...

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Encalife's Smart Galaxy Star Projector boasts plenty of features to create the perfect night-sky inspired mood. Read more ...

10 shot, 2 fatally, at State and Chicago on Near North Side, CPD says

Ten people were shot, two fatally, in a shooting outside a McDonald's on the Near North Side Thursday night, Chicago police said. Read more ...

After a discrediting campaign, DHS pauses a board created to combat...

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Belarus charges dissident with organising ‘terrorist' group

Telegram channel Nexta's co-founder Stepan Putilo is accused of 'directing the activities of a terrorist organisation'. Read more ...

Nikhat Zareen becomes fifth Indian woman to win world boxing gold

The 25-year-old boxer from Telangana state beat Thailand's Jitpong Jutamas at the Women's World Boxing Championships. Read more ...