Mon, 20 Aug 2018

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Dozens of children drown as boat sinks in the Nile

KARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident, a boat with over 40 children onboard ran into trouble after the engine ...

Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...

Trump alleges social media censorship of conservatives

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A month after accusing Twitter of shadow banning members of his administration, the U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Trump claims he allowed McGahn to cooperate with Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bombshell explosion, a report in the New York Times revealed on Saturday that the White ...

Papadopoulos misled investigators: Mueller recommends jail

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a court filing made as part of his probe into Russia interference in the 2016 U.S. ...

Al Qaeda led by Bin Laden’s son set to threaten Syria, Iraq

NEW YORK, U.S. - Despite claims made by the Iraq Prime Minister and the U.S. President Donald Trump, who have ...

Trump cancels proposed military parade, blames Washington DC

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A day after reports revealed that the U.S. President Donald Trump’s military parade was set to cost ...

ISIS claims Kabul attacks, as U.S. warns of Taliban threat

KABUL, Afghanistan - With no conceivable end to America’s longest military engagement in sight - the war against insurgents in ...

Australian PM Scraps Plan to Legalize Carbon Emissions Cuts

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has abandoned plans to enshrine the nation's targeted limits of greenhouse gas emissions into law ...

Kerala floods: First passenger flight lands at Kochi Navy Base

Kochi (Kerala) [India], Aug. 20 (ANI): A day after air traffic to and from Kerala's Cochin International Airport was completely ...

Korean Families Prepare to Reunite at North Korean Resort

Dozens of elderly Koreans gathered Sunday at the South Korean border with North Korea to be reunited with family members ...

Tourists Go Off Beaten Path on N. Korea's Sacred Volcano

MOUNT PAEKTU, NORTH KOREA - Foreign tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp ...

Asian Games: Deepak Kumar strikes silver in 10m Air Rifle

Palembang [Indonesia], Aug 20 (ANI): After a hard-fought final, Indian shooter Deepak Kumar bagged a silver medal in the 10m ...

White House Adviser Bolton, Netanyahu Discuss Iran Aggression

White House national-security adviser John Bolton says Iran's weapons programs will be a main topic of conversation as he meets ...

DOH intensifies TB campaign in Central Visayas

CEBU CITY, August 16 (PIA7) - In celebration of National Lung Month, Department of Health Region 7 intensifies its continuous ...

CamSur's Caramoan hosts Swimjunkie Challenge 2018

PILI, Camarines Sur, Aug. 16 --One of the most awaited swimming competitions in the country, the Swimjunkie Challenge, will be ...

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Al Qaeda led by Bin Laden’s son set to threaten Syria, Iraq

NEW YORK, U.S. - Despite claims made by the Iraq Prime Minister and the U.S. President Donald Trump, who have ...

Egypt strengthens internet control

Cairo [Egypt], Aug 20 (ANI): A new law has been approved by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to tighten the ...

White House Adviser Bolton, Netanyahu Discuss Iran Aggression

White House national-security adviser John Bolton says Iran's weapons programs will be a main topic of conversation as he meets ...

Kerala floods: Telangana Dy CM to donate one month's salary

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Aug 20 (ANI): Telangana Deputy Chief Minister Mohammad Mahmood Ali has decided to donate his one-month salary ...

Women win primaries in record numbers, look to November

ATLANTA - Women are not just running for office in record numbers this year - they are winning. More women ...

World Humanitarian Day Honors Those Killed in Service of Others

GENEVA - World Humanitarian Day pays tribute to humanitarian workers killed while assisting thousands of the world's most destitute people ...

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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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