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Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...

Parisians still in shock as damage to historic cathedral is assessed

PARIS, France - Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris are "gone" after the devastating ...

Egyptians to get final say on changes to constitution

CAIRO, Egypt - The man who deposed Egypt's first elected president in decades, will now likely hold the office for ...

62000 people estimated to have fled Nicaragua

MANAGUA, Nicaragua - More than 60,000 Nicaraguans have fled the Central American country in fear of their lives since anti-government ...

Yemenis starving as international support fails to materialise

SANA'A, Yemen - The humanitarian situation in Yemen is almost out of control as the UN battles to shore up much ...

Ceasefire agreed for Hudaydah, fighting continues unabated elsewhere

NEW YORK, New York - In Yemen, pro-government forces and al-Houthi rebels have agreed to withdraw forces from front lines ...

French President Emmanuel Macron visits stricken Notre Dame Cathedral

PARIS, France - A major fire has broken out at the famed Notre Dame Cathedral in central Paris, causing massive ...

Measles spreading at alarming rate, say UN agency heads

Following a 300% surge in the number of measles cases during the first three months of this year, compared to ...

Who will help the 600,000 migrants and refugees in Libya

As Libya once again slides towards civil war, the European Union may not be able to turn a blind eye ...

Rassie, Reeza set up impressive Lions win

Cape Town - Powerful half-centuries by Rassie van der Dussen and Reeza Hendricks ultimately proved too good for the Titans ...

Boeing conducts final test flight of 737 MAX with software fix

Boeing has conducted a final test flight of a 737 MAX model with an updated anti-stall system prior to its ...

Shortages Hit Cuba, Raising Fears of New Economic Crisis

BAUTA, CUBA - After two decades of relative stability fueled by cheap Venezuelan oil, shortages of food and medicine have ...

Down in Polls, Ukraine Leader Poroshenko Begs for 2nd Chance

KYIV - Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko begged for forgiveness and a second chance Thursday as polls showed him facing all-but-certain ...

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Ukraine Election: The President vs. the Guy Who Plays One on TV

KYIV - Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko begged for forgiveness and a second chance Thursday as polls showed him facing all-but-certain ...

Uzbekistan: Trial of former top prosecutor dragging on

Justice officials in Uzbekistan have said they are extending the criminal trial of a former General Prosecutor accused of multiple ...

England great Leonard 'honoured' by Lions role

London - World Cup winner Jason Leonard said he felt "honoured" to become the new chairman of the British and ...

Sudan arrests al-Bashir's brothers, amid gigantic protests

Tens of thousands of protesters converged on the main sit-in in the Sudanese capital of Khartou on Thursday to pressure ...

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Massive healthcare fraud schemes uncovered in United States

CINCINNATI, Ohio - Thirty one doctors, 7 pharmacists, eight nurse practitioners, and seven other licensed medical professionals, are among 60 ...

Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...

Parisians still in shock as damage to historic cathedral is assessed

PARIS, France - Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris are "gone" after the devastating ...

Egyptians to get final say on changes to constitution

CAIRO, Egypt - The man who deposed Egypt's first elected president in decades, will now likely hold the office for ...

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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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