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U.S. says Bolton murder plot not enough to 2022-08-11 17:36:25The State Department on Thursday stood behind the effort to strike a new pact with Tehran to limit the country's nuclear weapons program, with a top

Buried as numbers, more of Bucha's victims are 2022-08-11 14:44:56With graves marked only with numbers, not names, burial services were held Thursday for 11 more unidentified bodies found in Bucha, the town outside t

Pentagon invests in last surviving U.S. black powder 2022-08-11 14:41:15The Pentagon is getting in the black powder business but not to arm a battalion of troops with muzzle-loading rifles.

Russian, U.S. officials talking over Griner prisoner swap, 2022-08-11 12:45:29The Kremlin acknowledged for the first time Thursday that U.S. and Russian officials are in talks on a swap that would potentially free women's baske

Heathrow airport says passenger cap has eased travel 2022-08-11 12:26:45Heathrow Airport in London said Thursday that its limit on the number of passengers is easing a travel crunch that has led to flight cancellations and

Iran dismisses U.S. charges of plot to murder 2022-08-11 10:34:03Iran's Foreign Ministry is dismissing U.S. charges that an Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps officer plotted to kill former National Security Adviser

Flooding deaths prompt ban of South Korea's basement 2022-08-11 10:27:23Officials in Seoul, South Korea, are moving to ban the basement apartments depicted in the 2019 movie "Parasite" after three people drowned in their

Russian defense industry hurting over Ukraine invasion 2022-08-11 09:17:13Russia's invasion of Ukraine is straining Moscow's ability to provide armored military vehicles to other countries, traditionally a lucrative export

Lloyd Austin downgrades U.S. military attache to U.K. 2022-08-11 08:51:14Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin will downgrade the senior military officer assigned to the U.S. Embassy in the United Kingdom, America's closest ally,

Big Mac is coming back: McDonald's to reopen 2022-08-11 08:11:16McDonald's will start reopening restaurants in Ukraine in the coming months, a symbol of the war-torn country's return to some sense of normalcy and

Pope Francis meets transgender guests of Rome church 2022-08-11 06:35:28Pope Francis has met with a fourth group of transgender people who found shelter at a Rome church, the Vatican newspaper reported Thursday.

Armed man demanding savings holds Beirut bank staff 2022-08-11 06:06:48A Lebanese man armed with a shotgun broke into a Beirut bank on Thursday, holding employees hostage and threatening to set himself ablaze with gasolin

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New Mexico Muslim community grapples with shock after 2022-08-10 21:46:06Muslims in New Mexico interviewed on Wednesday said they felt shock and shame at the arrest of a Muslim immigrant from Afghanistan in connection with

Hundreds take part in anti-Gazprom protest in Bulgarian 2022-08-10 17:02:15Hundreds of Bulgarians took to the streets of Sofia on Wednesday to voice fears that the country's caretaker government could break with the policies

China says it has 'completed various tasks' surrounding 2022-08-10 15:56:00China's military has "completed various tasks" around Taiwan but will conduct regular patrols, it said on Wednesday, potentially signalling an end

U.S. to give smaller doses of monkeypox vaccine 2022-08-10 14:39:47Health Canada yet to say whether it will follow U.S. in giving people one-fifth of the standard dose of monkeypox vaccine as it scrambles to immunize

France's Gironde region sees further evacuations in latest 2022-08-10 13:56:22Firefighters were battling a wildfire in southwestern France on Wednesday in a region known for its pine forests that was ravaged by flames last month

Russian journalist who protested Ukraine war on state 2022-08-10 13:11:45Russian authorities on Wednesday detained a former state TV journalist who quit after making an on-air protest against Moscow's war in Ukraine and ch

FIFA looks to start World Cup 1 day 2022-08-10 11:52:29Host nation Qatar is set to play in the opening game of its own World Cup tournament after all — and on a stand-alone day being added to the sch

Elon Musk sells nearly $7B US in Tesla 2022-08-10 09:15:31Elon Musk has sold nearly $7 billion US worth of shares in Tesla as the billionaire gets his finances in order ahead of his court battle with Twi

U.S. inflation shows signs of having peaked as 2022-08-10 08:44:35The torrid increase in the cost of living showed signs of finally easing last month, with the U.S. inflation rate cooling to 8.5 per cent.

A checklist on the Biden presidency: His legislative 2022-08-10 04:00:00U.S. President Joe Biden started the summer with his presidency seeming doomed: he was unpopular, his legislative record derided as unaccomplished. He

Amid the country's economic collapse, many Sri Lankans 2022-08-10 04:00:00While it's in negotiations with the International Monetary Fund to come to a bailout agreement, the Sri Lankan government is scrambling to scrape tog

'Waiting for our death': Afghan military lawyers beg 2022-08-10 04:00:00Ex-military legal officer Cory Moore helped 12 Afghan military lawyers and other staff apply for Canada's special one-year immigration program for Af


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UK economy shrinks as outlook on recession darkens New! 2022-08-12 08:51:44The economy shrank by 0.1% leading some experts to warn a recession could start sooner than expected.

Argentina rate hiked to 69.5% as inflation hits New! 2022-08-12 00:31:19The move comes as figures showed inflation in South America's second largest economy hit a 20-year high.

Lee Jae-yong: Why South Korea just pardoned the New! 2022-08-11 22:29:34Lee Jae-yong, who was convicted for bribery and embezzlement, has been granted a presidential pardon.

Johnson & Johnson to replace talc-based powder with New! 2022-08-11 22:14:42By 2023 J&J will make all its baby powder using cornstarch following legal battles over talc's safety.

People can't wait for energy help - Citizens 2022-08-11 12:36:04The charity voices concerns of delaying support for households bracing themselves for energy bill hikes.

McDonald's plans to reopen in Kyiv and western 2022-08-11 11:34:24The burger chain says it hopes to support a "small but important sense of normalcy".

Ryanair boss O'Leary says the era of €10 2022-08-11 07:17:41Flights will be more expensive because war in Ukraine has pushed up oil prices, Michael O'Leary tells the BBC.

Disney adds subscribers but warns over cricket loss 2022-08-11 02:53:34The media giant is gaining subscribers as it details plans to launch an ad-supported service in December.

The Russian billionaire daring to speak out about 2022-08-11 02:45:30Boris Mints calls Putin's invasion of Ukraine "vile", adding the war is a result of his "madness".

Meta's chatbot says the company 'exploits people' 2022-08-10 20:50:51The new prototype doesn't think much of the company's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, either.

The rise of repairing: Why more of us 2022-08-10 19:05:54As the cost of living soars 'repair cafes' are growing in popularity.

US inflation eases in July as petrol prices 2022-08-10 12:26:12US consumer prices rose at annual rate of 8.5% in July, more slowly than June as petrol prices fell