3 US FIREFIGHTERS WHO DIED IN AUSTRALIA CRASH IDENTIFIED

The three American firefighters who were killed when the aerial water tanker they were in crashed while battling wildfires in Australia...

NORTH KOREA NAMES ARMY FIGURE AS NEW FOREIGN MINISTER

North Korea has named a former senior army officer with little experience in dealings with the United States as its new foreign minister

 
 
 

EL SALVADOR HOLDS MAN ON CHARGE OF PROMOTING MIGRANT CARAVAN

In one of the first cases of its kind, a court in El Salvador has ordered a man held pending trial on charges he promoted the formation...

CRIME VICTIMS MARCH TO MEXICO CITY TO PROTEST VIOLENCE

Hundreds of crime victims and their relatives have begun a four-day march to Mexico City to protest a wave of killings and disappearances...

 
 
 

SPAIN-VENEZUELA ENCOUNTER BY TARMAC UNLEASHES SPECULATION

A secretive meeting this week at Madrid's airport between Spanish and Venezuelan officials has triggered a political storm, with conservative...

FAMILY RECEIVES REMAINS OF 6 KILLED IN EL SALVADOR MASSACRE

El Salvador's forensic institute has turned over to family members the remains of six of the more than 200 rural residents killed by...

 
 
 

CANADA'S TSB SAYS IRAN HAS INVITED IT TO EXAMINE BLACK BOXES

Canada's Transportation Safety Board says it been invited by Iran to participate in the download and analysis of the flight recorders...

VATICAN WOMEN'S MAGAZINE BLAMES DROP IN NUNS ON ABUSES

The Vatican women's magazine is blaming the drastic drop in the number of nuns worldwide in part on their wretched working conditions...

 
 
 

BULGARIA CHARGES 3 RUSSIANS IN ATTEMPT TO POISON ARMS DEALER

Bulgarian authorities have charged three Russians with attempting to poison the owner of a Bulgarian weapons factory and two others

KEY QUOTES FROM WORLD LEADERS AT HOLOCAUST FORUM

The presidents of France and Germany warned of rising anti-Semitism

 
 
 

TARGETED KILLINGS UP AS 8 WOUNDED IN IRAQ PROTEST VIOLENCE

Government inaction over the rising number of assassinations targeting anti-government demonstrators and supporters is stirring fear...

LAWMAKER TARGETED BY LEBANESE PROTESTS REJECTS CALLS TO QUIT

A Lebanese lawmaker and former foreign minister who has been a frequent target of protesters in the economically troubled country says...

 
 
 

AT LEAST 13 KILLED IN TORRENTIAL RAINS IN MADAGASCAR

Authorities say at least 13 people have died in flooding and landslides from torrential rains in Madagascar this week

ISLAMIC LEADERS MAKE 'GROUNDBREAKING' VISIT TO AUSCHWITZ

A high-level delegation of Muslim religious leaders has visited Auschwitz along with a Jewish group

 
 
 

NORWAY EX-MINISTER'S FORMER PARTNER CHARGED IN THREATS CASE

The ex-companion of Norway's former justice minister, whose home was targeted with vandalism and small fires in 2018 and 2019, was...

STORM GLORIA KILLS 11 IN SPAIN, CAUSES WIDE COASTAL DAMAGE

A calamitous storm has killed at least 11 people in Spain and left five others missing

 
 
 

BILL LAYING OUT TERMS OF UK'S DEPARTURE FROM THE EUROPEAN UNION ON JAN. 31 BECOMES LAW AFTER RECEIVING ROYAL ASSENT

NEW LEBANESE MINISTER SAYS HE WON'T PERMIT ATTACKS ON POLICE

Lebanon's new interior minister says he won't permit attacks on security forces amid angry rioting that has gripped the country's capital...

 
 
 

VATICAN REJOINS FINANCIAL INTELLIGENCE NETWORK AFTER RAID

A global network of financial intelligence units has readmitted the Holy See after a two-month suspension

PORTUGUESE POLICE SAY A LOCAL BANKER NAMED IN A MAJOR ANGOLAN CORRUPTION SCANDAL DIES IN APPARENT SUICIDE AT HOME

 
 
 



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Tiger Woods starts 2020 on a strong note

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US imposes visa rules for pregnant women on 'birth tourism'

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Oscars 2020 performers announced: Idina Menzel is back, Adele Dazeem is not

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Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In...

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In Opioid Trial

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China coronavirus infections soar to 830, with 25 deaths as WHO says it's...

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The World Health Organization held off designating a new fast-spreading coronavirus as an international health threat, but did deem it a crisis within China, where the pathogen... Read more ...

Kemba Walker named NBA All-Star Game starter

Kemba Walker named NBA All-Star Game starter

Walker was the top East guard choice among media and NBA players, but a former Celtics star was the top choice among fans. Read more ...

‘Spygate' update: At least two FISA warrants to spy on Carter Page were ‘not...

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