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Battle of Israel’s Right-Wing as Netanyahu’s Power Slips Away

The Yisrael Beytenu Party leader Avigdor Liberman reportedly told associates that he intends to recommend Blue and White party chief Benny Gantz as the...

After Dorian: Bahamians Warned Against Harbouring Illegals

PM Hubert Minnis   NASSAU, Bahamas, CMC – The Bahamas government warned that persons harbouring illegal immigrants would be fined US$6,000 as it sought to provide...

Bermuda on Lockdown as Humberto Strikes, Storm Jerry Heading for E....

 Associated Press People board up a store in preparation for Hurricane Humberto in Hamilton, Bermuda, on Wednesday.   MIAMI — Hurricane Humberto lashed Bermuda with strong winds...

UN Chief Names New Job Creation/Climate Action Scheme

NEW YORK (ILO News) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has announced a new initiative aimed at ensuring that decent job creation and protecting...

Humberto: Now Bermuda on Hurricane Alert

HAMILTON, Bermuda, CMC  -Forecasters have warned Bermuda that strengthening Tropical Storm Humberto is a potential threat to the island after it moved to the...

American Woman Swims English Channel 4 Times Non-Stop

A cancer survivor has become the first person to swim across the English Channel four times in a row non stop, close to 130...

Cuban Envoy: US Responsible for Energy Crisis

  Havana   (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez denounced again on Monday the US government as responsible for preventing the supply of fuel...

Canadian PM Trudeau Calls for October Election

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has called a federal election for 21 October. Opinion polls are indicating it will be a tough race for...

Puerto Rico: Officials Hit with Hurricane Maria Bribery Charges

  SAN JUAN (Reuters) - The U.S. Justice Department has announced corruption charges against a senior government official and a contractor who oversaw the rebuilding...

John Bolton Out as US Nat. Security Adviser

US President Donald Trump says he has fired his National Security Adviser John Bolton. But Bolton says he resigned. "I informed John Bolton last night...

Boris Shuts Parliament for 5 Weeks Amidst Brexit Chaos

  Some MPs voiced their objection to the suspension in the Commons   BBC- Parliament has officially been suspended for five weeks, with MPs not due back...

After Trump Cancels Peace Talks, Taliban Say More Yanks Will Die

  KABUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s decision to cancel Afghan peace talks will cost more American lives, the Taliban said on Sunday while the...

Canadian Teenager Triumphs Over Williams at US Open Final

Bianca Andreescu says she is keen to carve out her own legacy in tennis after she stunned Serena Williams to win her first Grand...

Bahamas Rescue Efforts Speed UP, So Has Dorian as It Lashes...

Rescue efforts have been stepped up in parts of the Bahamas worst hit by Hurricane Dorian, as hundreds scramble to flee the destruction. Cruise liners,...

Bahamas Dorian Death Toll at 43, Relief Aid Finally Arrive, Thousands...

Tyler Perry (L), Ludacris offer support   BBC- The Dorian death toll in the Bahamas has risen to 43, with that number expected to rise further. As...

Former Zimbabwean Leader, Strongman Mugabe Dead at 95

Robert Mugabe, the Zimbabwean independence icon turned authoritarian leader, has died aged 95. Mr Mugabe had been receiving treatment in a hospital in Singapore since...

Dorian: Bahamas Death Toll Now 43, Total Will Be ‘Staggering’

  BBC- The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas will be "staggering", the country's government has warned as aid efforts are being stepped...

14-Year-Old Alabama Boy Kills 5 Members of His Family

A 14-year-old American boy shot and killed five family members at their home in Alabama, before throwing away the pistol and calling the police,...

First Dorian Death Reported as Commonwealth Offers Support

Commonwealth countries “stand ready” to support the Bahamas in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian, Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland said in a tweet on...

Fury of Dorian: ‘Lord Help Us’

As Dorian pounds Bahamas, a desperate cry for help via startling video on Twitter. https://twitter.com/i/status/1168227588533293056  

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