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Global AIDS Fight Not Going Well in Developing Nations

By James Reinl NEW YORK, United States, Wednesday July 24, 2019 (IPS) – The global fight against AIDS is floundering amid cash shortfalls and spikes...

New Normal?: Record High Temps Set Across Europe

Dried UP: The Rhone River, France   Germany, France, Belgium and the Netherlands saw more record temperatures on Thursday as Europe continued to bake under a...

Senate Report: Russia Tried to Hack Elections in all 50 States

Vanity Fair- A new report by the Senate Intelligence Committee released reveals that Russia's attempt to hack America's election systems in 2016 was more...

US: Judge Blocks Trump’s New Plan to Limit Asylum Seekers

A federal judge has blocked the Trump administration’s effort to bar migrants from seeking asylum in the US if they have passed through another...

32,000 and Growing, Parakeets Taking Over Areas of London

You don't think of tropical birds making a home in London. But a large colony of feral parakeets has taken over the British capital....

UK: Johnson Fires Half Staff, Hires New Team

New UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has sacked half his ministers and appointed new ones who share his view on leaving the European Union...

Study: Earth’s Rapid Warming Highest in 2,000 Years

LONDON – Europe is baking, New York has banned outdoor events because of heat, wild fires are burning in the Arctic and much of...

People are Dying, Rivers are Drying, Extreme Heat Hits Europe Again

(CNN)- Europeans have already been struggling with the heat this summer, but meteorologists warn that it's going to get even hotter over the next...

China Defends Joint Air Patrol with Russia

China has defended a joint air force exercise with Russia that triggered a furious response from regional US allies South Korea and Japan over...

Nissan to Cut 10,000 Jobs Globally, Many in UK?

London- New fears have been raised for UK car plant workers after reports that Nissan will cut 10,000 jobs globally – more than double the...

UK: As May Leaves, New PM Johnson Begins Forming Govt., to...

  Boris Johnson will head to Downing Street later after he takes over from Theresa May as prime minister. The new Conservative leader will take...

Shots Fired in Anger as Russian Plane Violated S. Korea Air...

Top Photo: South Korean F-15 fighter. Below: A Russian A-50 military aircraft flies near the disputed islands called Takeshima in Japan and Dokdo...

Trump in Afghan War Talks With Imran Khan

Washington (CNN)- President Donald Trump said the US has made "a lot of progress" toward ending the war in Afghanistan in negotiations with the...

UK’s Hunt Proposes EU Led Gulf Protection Force

The British foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has proposed a European-led maritime protection force in the Gulf – spurning separate American plans for a US-led...

US Sec. of State Says UK Must Take Care of Its...

The responsibility to free the British-flagged oil tanker seized last week by Iran “falls to the United Kingdom,” Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told "Fox...

Duty Free: Attempt to Smuggle $207,000 Worth of Cigarettes on Taiwan...

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An employee of the National Security Bureau (NSB) tried to smuggle NT$6.45 million (US$207,000) worth of cigarettes into Taiwan on...

UK, Europe Heading for Record Heatwave

In New York the Mayor has cancelled all major outdoor events in Central Park until the current heatwave passes. In Florida and the northern...

Iran Crisis: UK Has Become Too Weak Militarily

A defence minister Tobias Ellwood has said that the UK's navy is not big enough for it to continue to play a full role...

Moon Landing Celebrated Worldwide, but Not by Millions of Doubters

Independent- On Saturday, July 20, half a century had passed since Nasa launched its first of six spectacular missions to the Moon, broadcasting to...

Brazil’s President Denies Official Data on Rainforest Destruction

  BBC- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has accused his own country's national space institute of lying about the scale of deforestation in the Amazon. He said...

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