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Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...

Dozens of Afghan security forces 'surrender' to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan - Authorities in Afghanistan confirmed Monday that the Taliban captured 58 government forces during recent fighting in a ...

Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...

Livestream in Christchurch goes beyond 'theatre of terror'

The shocking mass-shooting in Christchurch on Friday is notable for using livestreaming video technology to broadcast horrific first-person footage of ...

U.S. president weighs into John McCain again, despite his death

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on former Senator John McCain, months after the senator ...

Major flooding and deaths in Mozambique and Malawi following cyclone

GENEVA, Switzerland - A major aid operation is underway in Mozambique and Malawi to help victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai, ...

Afghans battle with flood aftermath

Besieged by months of drought and long-term conflict, rural communities in large swathes of Afghanistan are facing yet another emergency: ...

Report: Cell Phone Use has Revolutionized North Korean Logistics

The advent of cellular phones is transforming logistics in North Korea, accelerating a shift towards a market economy, according to ...

Britain's May to Ask EU to Delay Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May is preparing to ask the European Union to delay Britain's exit from the bloc by ...

Plane Catches Fire On Landing At Tehran Airport

An airliner caught fire on landing at Tehran's Mehrabad airport, but all 100 passengers were evacuated without injury , officials ...

France 'Seeking Arrest' Of Two Russian Ex-Athletics Officials

France has issued arrest warrants for two former Russian athletics officials as part of an investigation into doping cover-ups, reports ...

Saudi Arabia Invests $23 Billion to Improve Living in Riyadh

RIYADH - Saudi Arabia said on Tuesday it would spend 86 billion riyals ($23 billion) to boost the quality of ...

US Criticizes Russia as Serial Violator of Arms Control Treaties

GENEVA - A senior U.S. official accuses Russia of breaching several arms control treaties considered critical for maintaining world peace. ...

Pompeo Heads to Kuwait, Israel, Lebanon

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo headed to the Middle East Tuesday for regional security talks in Kuwait, ...

Turkmenistan: Dont love thy neighbor

Aliquid mali propter vicinum malum it is ill living by bad neighbors, to quote a Latin saying. Turkmenistanreportedlyengaged in some ...

Kazakhstan: The man who will be president

For those who follow politics in Kazakhstan, the man whom outgoing President Nursultan Nazarbayev has entrusted with succeeding him for ...

Christchurch harbored white supremacists before massacre

The leafy New Zealand city where a self-proclaimed racist fatally shot 50 people at mosques during Friday prayers is known ...

New Zealand leader vows to deny accused mosque gunman notoriety

New Zealand's prime minister declared on Tuesday she would do everything in her power to deny the accused mosque gunman ...

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Devastation in south-west Africa growing by the hour

The full scale of the devastation caused by Tropical Cyclone Idai in south-west Africa is becoming clearer, the UN said ...

Four road deaths in Ireland on bank holiday weekend

DUBLIN, Ireland - Over the 3-day holiday weekend, 16-18 March 2019, four people died in road traffic collisions in Ireland. ...

Stopping the spread of hatred on social media

The deadly  attack on two mosques in Christchurch , New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others ...

Northern Ireland mourns 3 teenagers who died in tragic circumstances

CO. TYRONE, Northern Ireland - A major investigation is continuing into the events of Sunday night in Cookstown, in County ...

Dozens of Afghan security forces 'surrender' to Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan - Authorities in Afghanistan confirmed Monday that the Taliban captured 58 government forces during recent fighting in a ...

Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...

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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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