Thu, 24 Sep 2020

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

More U.S. military leaders voice concern about Trump re-election

Activism in the U.S. Presidential Election by senior military personnel, retired and serving, has reached an unprecedented level. Alan Austin ...

Trump and Yoshihide Suga confer on Japan-U.S. security alliance

TOKYO, Japan - Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday discussed the importance of pursuing ...

France, Germany and Britain label U.S. actions on Iran treaty unlawful

TEHRAN, Iran - The Iranian government has called on the international community to come together and shun the United States, ...

Corbin, Peterson get nods as Nats, Mets face off

The Washington Nationals will be looking to rebound following a tough loss in the series finale to the Philadelphia Phillies ...

Nashville slips past D.C. United on Rios' goal

Daniel Rios scored in the 70th minute as Nashville SC did just enough with a man advantage to earn a ...

Jansen homers twice as Blue Jays blast Yankees

Danny Jansen was 4-for-4 with two solo homers and three RBIs, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. had two hits and three RBIs, ...

Rays beat Mets to clinch AL East title

Randy Arozarena hit a tiebreaking two-run homer with one out in the sixth inning and added another homer in the ...

Red Bulls pull away for road win over Inter Miami

Brian White scored the go-ahead goal in the 49th minute to lift the New York Red Bulls to a 4-1 ...

Thibodeau evaluates 'good first day' with Knicks

It came as no surprise when Tom Thibodeau's first practice as coach of the New York Knicks ran past its ...

Opinion: The TikTok deal, a brazen heist

The logo of TikTok is seen on a smartphone screen in Arlington, Virginia, the United States, Aug. 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu ...

FC Cincinnati, Union battle to 0-0 draw

FC Cincinnati's penchant for cooking up scoreless draws at home continued Wednesday when they played to a 0-0 tie against ...

Toronto FC slip past NYCFC on last-minute PK

Alejandro Pozuelo converted a penalty kick in the 90th minute and Alex Bono stopped eight shots as Toronto FC eked ...

Reports: Hawks to hire ex-players Fields, 32, as assistant GM

The Atlanta Hawks will hire former NBA player Landry Fields as assistant general manager, according to multiple reports Wednesday. ESPN's ...

Allen, Bills aim to continue torrid play vs. Rams

If it is too early to call the Los Angeles Rams' visit to face the Buffalo Bills a marquee matchup, ...

China Stuns South Americans With Aggressive Galapagos Fishing Fleet

A Chinese fishing armada that has shown up off the northwestern coast of South America has stunned several governments there.The ...

Concern as Captured Myanmar Forces Shown in New Arakan Army Video

The rebel Arakan Army has released a video showing three Myanmar security officers captured in the war in Rakhine state ...

Roethlisberger, Steelers look for 3-0 start vs. Texans

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been awfully hard on himself after just two games since his return, and the ...

US President urges citizens to enroll in COVID-19 vaccine trials

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): Urging the US citizens to participate in COVID-19 vaccine trials, President Donald Trump on Wednesday ...

Release of Disney's 'Black Widow' Delayed Again

Fans disappointed once by the delayed release of superhero movie Black Widow are now disappointed twice after The Walt Disney ...

At UN, No Signals From Saudi King on Peace With Israel

NEW YORK - Saudi Arabia's king expressed support for peace in the Middle East at the U.N. General Assembly on ...

Lions eye Golladay's return vs. high-flying Cardinals

The Detroit Lions are winless and hampered with many key players injured, but one offensive weapon is expected to make ...

TikTok challenges restriction on US App downloads

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI): The Chinese company ByteDance's video-sharing platform TikTok has challenged the restrictions imposed by the US ...

TikTok Asks Judge to Block US From Barring App for Download

TikTok asked a U.S. judge on Wednesday to block a Trump administration order that would require Apple Inc and Alphabet ...

Philippines: Facebook Removes China-based Fake Accounts

Social media giant Facebook said it has taken down more than 150 fake accounts that originated in China over interfering ...

Injury-riddled 49ers return to MetLife to face Giants

Two teams dealing with serious injuries meet at a field that one blames for its casualties when the San Francisco ...

Sputtering Jets look to change fortune vs. Colts

The New York Jets already are in disarray and the season is just two games old. The Jets look to ...

US obstructing talks to ban militarisation of outer space: China

Beijing [China], September 23 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States is obstructing the international negotiations on an arms control agreement related to ...

World Becoming Less Accepting of Migrants, Poll Finds

As the European Union introduces a new migration and asylum plan after a blaze at an overcrowded camp in Greece ...

Bears take perfect record on the road, Falcons (0-2) focused forward

The Chicago Bears can improve to 3-0 for the first time since 2013 when they visit the Atlanta Falcons on ...

India 'proud' to endorse US initiative on Joint Statement on UDHR

New York [US], September 24 (ANI): India on Wednesday (local time) said it is "proud" to endorse the US initiative ...

Raiders put G Incognito (Achilles) on injured list

The Las Vegas Raiders placed guard Richie Incognito on injured reserve Wednesday as he continues to be bothered by an ...

US Congress Moves to Bar All Goods Made in Xinjiang

The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a bill aimed at banning goods made with forced labor in China's ...

US Imposes More Sanctions on Cuba

The United States on Wednesday announced new sanctions against Cuba, aimed at further denying sources of revenue to the government ...

Broncos QB Lock (shoulder) won't be put on IR

Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock will remain on the active roster, allowing for the possibility that the starter could return ...

China knew how virulent COVID-19 was, says Pompeo

Wisconsin [US], September 24 (ANI): US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday said that the Chinese Communist Party knew ...

US reviewing influence of 2 Chinese 'United Front' operations: Pompeo

Washington [US], September 24 (ANI/Sputnik): The US State Department is currently reviewing two Chinese government organisations working in the United ...

Lebanon President thanks countries for support after Beirut explosion

New York [US], September 24 (ANI): Lebanon President Micheal Aoun on Wednesday (local time) thanked all world leaders who pledged ...

Two players question Jets' practice habits amid 0-2 start

Two New York Jets defensive players have questioned the team's practice habits amid an 0-2 start, prompting head coach Adam ...

UNHCR welcomes Dominican Republic move on citizenship

WASHINGTON - UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes a decision by the Dominican Republic to allow the naturalization of around ...

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U.S. stocks shake-out, Nasdaq Composite drops more than 3%

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks closed sharply lower in the United States on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones plunging ...

Life could be habitable underground on Mars, scientsts say

MASSACHUSETTS, September 23 (ANI): Recent science missions and results are bringing the search for a life closer to home, and ...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani slams U.S. at UN General Assembly

NEW YORK, New York - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani used the killing of American African George Floyd under US police ...

Frantic efforts to rescue whales trapped on sandbars off Australia

PanARMENIAN.Net - Rescuers were scrambling on Tuesday, September 22 to save 270 whales stranded off the coast of the Australian ...

Earth-sized planet discovered by scientists at Massachusetts institute

CAMBRIDGE, UK - Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), along with others, have discovered an Earth-sized "Pi Planet" ...

U.S. goes it alone on Iran sanctions, setting stage for showdown at UN

WASHINGTON, DC - The United States on Monday imposed new sanctions on individuals and entities involved in Iran's nuclear, missile ...

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