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World View: Storm Henri Floods US East Coast, Afghan Chaos, First...

Aug. 23, 2021 The slow-moving weather system named Henri is rolling over the U.S. Northeast, dumping drenching rain on the region after making landfall...

Odebrecht: Former Peru Pres. Toledo Arrested in US

BBC- Peru's former President Alejandro Toledo has been arrested in the US, the Peruvian authorities say. The Peru chief prosecutor's office said his arrest...

UK Seeing Worst of Pandemic, Covid Around the World

BBC- The UK will go through the "most dangerous time" of the pandemic in the weeks before vaccine rollout has an impact, England's chief...

Cyprus Shows Muscle inTough CBI Control

MOSCOW — Last month, the Interior Minister of Cyprus Constantinos Petrides announced the revocation of 26 "citizenships by investment" that had been granted before...

Analysis: What’s the Impact of Taliban’s Return on International Order?

By Jonathan Marcus Diplomatic analyst and former BBC Defence & Diplomatic Correspondent President Biden Press Conference The Biden administration's rush for the exit in Afghanistan has been...

Cuba celebrates 60th National Day

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis joins the regional and international community in congratulating Cuba on its National Day,...

Robert Moses, Prominent U.S. Civil Rights Activist, dies at 86

Moses championed Black voter registration, improving math education for children The Associated Press Robert Parris Moses, a civil rights activist who endured beatings and jail...

US Intelligence Officials Speculate Coronavirus Began in Chinese Lab

(CNN) US intelligence and national security officials say the United States government is looking into the possibility that the novel coronavirus originated in a...

Virus Panic: Saudi Arabia Closed to Pilgrims, Trump Denies Danger to...

Muslims at the Grand Mosque in Saudi Arabia’s holy city of Mecca during hajj in 2019. A ban has been introduced on foreign pilgrims...

Prince Andrew ‘Appalled’ by Epstein Claims

The Duke of York, seen in June with the Duchess of York. Credit: PA The Duke of York has said he is “appalled” by recent...

New ILO report finds COVID-19 drives wages down

GENEVA -- A new report by the International Labour Organization (ILO) has found that monthly wages fell or grew more slowly in the first...

Former UK PM in Blistering Attack on Boris Johnson & Co.

Sir John Major has launched a savage attack on Boris Johnson and his Government - urging the new Prime Minister to ditch his “overmighty...

Taiwan 2020 Virtual Expo testifies to Taiwan’s versatility, adaptability

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The virtual launch of the 2020 Taiwan Expo in St. Kitts and Nevis on December 11 is a testament to...

US: Republican Party Remains Transifixed by Trump

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – On Jan. 6, right after the deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, 147 Republican lawmakers voted the way then-president Donald Trump...

World View: Condo Teen Rescued, Deadly Japan Mudslide, Elsa Hits Cuba,...

July 2, 2021 View in browser Rescuers resume the search for victims at the collapsed Florida condo Teen volleyball star rescued with her mother from...

4 People Dead in Facebook Riot

Injured in Bangladesh facebook riot (CNN) Four people were killed when Bangladesh police fired on a crowd after clashes erupted over a Facebook post that...

New Treatment Offers Hope for Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients

BBC-A major trial of an immunotherapy drug has shown it can be effective in some men with advanced prostate cancer. The men had stopped...

Trump Threatens to Destroy Turkey’s Economy if it Attacks Kurds

BBC- President Donald Trump has threatened to destroy Turkey's economy if Turkey goes "off limits" after his surprise decision to pull US forces out...

The World’s Rich, Big On Talk, But Also Big Carbon Footprints

Actor Leonardo DiCaprio is one of thousands of investors who have pledged to divest from fossil fuels. (CNN)- Rich people don't just have bigger bank...

Canada: Race to Save Cattle from Floods Caused by Torrential Rain

(CNN)A flotilla of motorboats, canoes, dinghies and jet-skis helmed by farmers raced to move dozens of trapped cows from frigid waters as floods...

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