Mon, 17 Dec 2018

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Apple unveils expansion plans, huge Austin campus announced

TEXAS, U.S. - As part of its plans to expand in the U.S., Apple has unveiled plans to build a ...

China declares victory of graft within ruling Communist Party

BEIJING, China - A shockingly high number of government and state officials in China have been handed stern punishments this ...

U.S. Senate hands Trump a double defeat on Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Senate handed the country's President Donald Trump a double defeat, after voting to not only ...

Taliban Says It Is Meeting U.S. Officials On December 17

The Taliban say it will be holding 'another' meeting on December 17 with U.S. officials, this time in the United ...

Pakistan-Sponsored US-Taliban Afghan Peace Talks Open in UAE

ISLAMABAD Pakistan-arranged 'peace talks' between American and Taliban officials began Monday in the United Arab Emirates to push a political ...

Jamal Khashoggi case: Gruesome murder mystery updates

Saudi Arabia has admitted Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in the Turkish city of Istanbul. Khashoggi - a ...

Saudis Denounce U.S. Senate Over Yemen War, Khashoggi Resolutions

Saudi Arabia has rejected U.S. Senate resolutions to end U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen and to put ...

U.S. Air Force To Launch New Generation Of GPS Satellites

The U.S. Air Force is preparing to launch the first of a new generation of GPS satellites, with the goal ...

Philippines Contestant Catriona Gray Named Miss Universe

BANGKOK The Philippines' Catriona Gray was named Miss Universe 2018 in a competition concluding Monday in Bangkok, besting contestants from ...

Chinese Get Chances to Invest in Vietnam Despite Political Rifts

HO CHI MINH CITY Vietnam is gradually offering the eager Chinese new places to invest, from real estate to factory ...

Trump under scrutiny in a multitude of investigations

Investigations now entangle Donald Trump's White House, campaign, transition, inauguration, charity and business. For Trump, the political, the personal and ...

Kosovo's Thaci Says Army Decision Irreversible Ahead Of UN Session

Kosovos decision to transform its lightly armed security force into a full-fledged army is 'irreversible,' the nation's president said as ...

US sanctions 3 over activities in South Sudan's civil war

The United States said on Friday it has sanctioned three people over their roles in South Sudan's five-year civil war, ...

US says new airstrike in Somalia kills 8 al-Shabaab fighters

The US military says it has killed eight members of the al-Shabaab extremist group with an airstrike south of Somalia's ...

The Price of Progress in China: 'We Traded Our Lives for Development'

SHENZHEN, CHINA - For four years at the turn of the century, Wang Zhaohong worked on a demolition crew in ...

Ottawa's Ambassador Meets with 2nd Canadian Citizen Arrested in China

China has allowed the Canadian ambassador to meet with a second Canadian citizen detained for reasons that are still unclear, ...

Saudi Arabia Rejects US Senate Position on Khashoggi

CAIRO - Saudi Arabia early Monday rejected 'the position expressed recently by the United States Senate,' saying that the Jamal ...

Saudi-led Arab coalition issues permits to convoys entering Yemen

Sanaa [Yemen], Dec 17 (ANI): The Saudi-led Arab coalition has issued 157 permits to convoys headed towards Yemen in the ...

Vine's co-founder Colin Kroll found dead in New York

New York [USA], Dec 17 (ANI): The co-founder of Vine and HQ Trivia, Colin Kroll, was found dead in his ...

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UN migration pact sparks massive protest, clashes in Brussels

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Days after more than 150 countries, including Belgium backed a United Nations Migration pact, the Belgian capital ...

North Korea threatens to block denuclearization over U.S. sanctions

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Months after touting a historic breakthrough in peace talks with North Korea, the U.S. President Donald ...

Macron's popularity sinks as Yellow Vest continue to protest

PARIS, France - Paying no heed to calls by the French government, which urged the Yellow Vest protesters to refrain ...

Indonesia's Mount Soputan erupts twice, sends thick ash into the sky

JAKARTA, Indonesia - One of the most active volcanoes in Indonesia's Sulawesi Island - Mount Soputan erupted twice in a ...

Massive explosion at Japanese bar leaves over 40 injured

SAPPORA, Japan - More than 42 people suffered injuries in a massive explosion at a bar in the northern Japanese ...

Seven killed, three injured in coal mine accident in China

BEIJING, China - The latest in a series of tragic accidents inside a coal mine in China on Saturday, reignited ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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