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Gibraltar Releases Tanker Despite US Objection

An Iranian oil tanker detained in Gibraltar has been released, although the US has filed a new legal bid to seize the ship, the...

Dow Falls 600 Pts. on Recession Fears

London (CNN Business)- Five big economies are at risk of recession. It won't take much to push them over the edge. This comes with...

Brexit: UK Lining Up Trade Deals Post EU

Liz Truss, Right, UK International Trade Secretary   BBC- Pro Brexit UK politicians such as Prime Minister Boris Johnson claim once out of the EU, Britain...

Chernobyl 2?- Russian Villagers Evacuated After Nuke Blast

Moscow (CNN)- Residents of a Russian village near the site of a suspected explosion of a nuclear-powered missile have been told to evacuate, Russian...

New Poll Shows Most Brits Support Johnson on Brexit

  A majority of Britons believe Prime Minister Boris Johnson must take Britain out of the European Union “by any means”, even if that involves...

STD Vaccine Passes Initial Clinical Trials

A vaccine to protect against the common sexually transmitted infection (STI) chlamydia has passed initial safety tests, a clinical trial has found. Researchers found the...

Death Toll Rises from Storms in India, China

Up to 165 people are feared to have died and nearly a million others have been forced to leave their homes following floods in...

Protests Hit Hong Kong Airport, Flights Cancelled

BBC- Hong Kong International Airport has cancelled departing flights, as anti-government protests in its main terminal continue for a fourth day. Thousands are gathered at...

British in Buying Frenzy Before ‘No Deal Brexit’

London- (Guardian)- Britons have spent $5 billion stockpiling goods in preparation for a possible no-deal Brexit, new research suggests. One in five people are already...

US Mass Shootings: Nations Issue Travel Alerts to Tourists

Several countries have started issuing warnings to their citizens about travelling to the United States after a spate of violence left 31 people dead...

Tanzania: 61 Killed in Oil Tanker Truck Explosion

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (CNN)At least 61 people have been killed and 70 injured when an oil tanker exploded on a busy road in...

Scientists Wanted in the UK, Apply to PM Boris Johnson

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is to introduce fast-track visas for the world’s top scientists, engineers and mathematicians as he announces a relaxation of...

Kashmir: Pakistan, India War Over Province Possible but Not Likely

by Max Frost NI- Kashmir was once the most dangerous place in the world. Disputed between India and Pakistan—two nuclear weapons states—the stunning Himalayan redoubt...

Trump in Low Profile El Paso Massacre Visit

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Aiming to play the traditional role of healer during national tragedy, President Donald Trump paid visits to cities reeling...

Eat Less Meat, Plant More Trees to Save the Earth

Efforts to curb greenhouse gas-emissions and the impacts of global warming will fall significantly short without drastic changes in global land use, agriculture and...

Britain Faces Food Shortages with a No Deal Brexit

Britain faces fresh food shortages for months if a chaotic no-deal Brexit leaves perishable produce rotting in lorries at ports, industry experts have warned. The...

US: Most Mass Shootings, Most Private Gun Ownership

(CNN)- The United States. Home to liberty, the pursuit of happiness and the most mass shootings in the world. America's unique relationship to gun ownership...

Acclaimed Author Toni Morrison Dies at 88, Tributes Pour In

Toni Morrison, the acclaimed author of 11 novels, who won the Nobel Prize in Literature, the first African American woman to do so, is...

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...

Hong Kong On Strike as Mass Protests Continue

    Hong Kong's leader has warned that the city is on "the verge of a very dangerous situation" after protesters blocked roads and paralysed train...

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