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Myanmar protesters return to streets as crackdown continues New! 2021-03-02 00:39:05YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - Demonstrators in Myanmar took to the streets again on Tuesday to protest last month’s seizure of power by the military, a

Chinese vaccines sweep much of the world, despite New! 2021-03-02 00:01:10TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - The plane laden with vaccines had just rolled to a stop at Santiago’s airport in late January, and Chile’s president

Philippine president fires ambassador seen assaulting staff New! 2021-03-01 23:27:25MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine president has dismissed his former ambassador to Brazil after she was seen on video physically abusing a Fil

Pope Benedict XVI uneasy with Joe Biden's adherence New! 2021-03-01 22:38:06Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, better known as emeritus Pope Benedict XVI, expressed misgivings in a Monday interview about President Biden for falling in

Saudi envoy disputes crown prince role in Khashoggi New! 2021-03-01 21:04:08UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Saudi Arabia’s U.N. ambassador on Monday disputed the U.S. intelligence report which concluded that the Saudi crown prince

'Crossing the Yalu River,' China drama series, revives New! 2021-03-01 17:22:25Chinese state media recently broadcast decades-old disinformation claiming that the U.S. military used biological weapons against Chinese troops in th

New US envoy urges ramped up pressure on New! 2021-03-01 16:36:26UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The new U.S ambassador to the United Nations urged the international community on Monday to “ramp up pressure” on My

U.S. announces $125 million military aid package for New! 2021-03-01 16:12:13WAHINGTON — The Pentagon on Monday announced a $125 million military aid package for Ukraine, including two armed patrol boats to help the count

Another company protests Louisiana's voting machine search New! 2021-03-01 13:18:42BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Another elections technology firm is objecting to the terms of Louisiana’s voting machine search, accusing the secretary

UK: Poorer nations should get 'gold-standard' COVAX vaccines New! 2021-03-01 12:31:52LONDON (AP) - British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said Monday that he understood the “conundrum” faced by developing countries as they

First Emirati ambassador to Israel arrives to start New! 2021-03-01 11:37:57JERUSALEM (AP) - The United Arab Emirates’ first ambassador to Israel arrived Monday to start his posting in Tel Aviv, barely half a year after

GAO survey finds women face higher uniform bills New! 2021-03-01 11:33:41While Uncle Sam will foot the bill for your uniform when you join the military, it turns out that the individual sailor, soldier and Marine often has

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France's Sarkozy convicted of corruption, sentenced to jail 2021-03-01 08:28:52A Paris court on Monday found French former President Nicolas Sarkozy guilty of corruption and influence peddling and sentenced him to one year in pri

Burma military clash with protesters leaves 18 dead, 2021-03-01 08:06:00Some estimates say that 1,132 protesters and journalists have been detained since the start of the coup about a month ago.

Burma descends into chaos after military coup, at 2021-03-01 00:24:29Military forces in Burma killed 18 protesters on Sunday in what outside observers called the bloodiest day since the Feb. 1 coup as protests continue

Iran rejects offer of direct US nuclear talks, 2021-02-28 15:46:03Iran's stance does not kill off all hopes of direct negotiations, diplomats claimed.

US 'gravely concerned' by Ethiopia massacre of 'many 2021-02-28 09:03:03The local government alleged the Amnesty report relied on "scanty information' in making its assertions.

Burma military crackdown on anti-coup protests leaves at 2021-02-28 03:47:37Burma police made mass arrests at anti-coup demonstrations Sunday and reportedly killed at least two protesters in the fourth week of unrest sinc

Surge of 13,000 Central American minors to US 2021-02-27 09:10:26Officials discussed investing in Central America to help stem conditions that cause migrant flights.

Burma's military fires ambassador after condemning coup in 2021-02-26 20:40:50Burma's UN Ambassador warned diplomats at a meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, Friday, that his country's military had become, "an exi

Threat level raised for US troops in Iraq; 2021-02-26 17:08:17EXCLUSIVE — The Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve has raised the threat level for US service members in Iraq, while US contra

US airstrike in Syria under Biden and 2017 2021-02-26 14:34:29U.S. Air Force F-15s dropped seven 500-lb GPS-guided bombs on Iranian proxy fighters in eastern Syria on Thursday night.

White House declassifies Jamal Khashoggi report blaming Saudi 2021-02-26 13:20:08Turkish officials allege Khashoggi was killed and then dismembered in October 2018.

China tracks Navy destroyer in Taiwan Strait, accuses 2021-02-26 09:09:04This is the second transit through the Taiwan Strait by the U.S. Navy in February.

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Buckingham Palace Gives An Update On Prince Philip's 2021-03-01 08:54:27The 99-year-old Duke of Edinburgh has been hospitalized for roughly two weeks and has now been transferred to St. Bartholomew’s Hospital.

France's Nicolas Sarkozy Convicted Of Corruption, Sentenced To 2021-03-01 08:14:40The former French president was sentenced to a year in prison and a two-year suspended sentence for trying to illegally obtain information from a magi

Defying Deadly Crackdown, Crowds Again Protest Myanmar Coup 2021-03-01 07:48:37The protests against the military takeover of Myanmar's government continued despite reports that security forces killed at least 18 people a day bef

Dozens Of Leading Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Campaigners Charged 2021-02-28 09:05:17The tightening legal noose on local activists comes as Chinese officials prepare to unveil electoral reforms that will likely further diminish the rol

At Least 11 Dead On Bloodiest Day Of 2021-02-28 08:54:55Myanmar has been in chaos since the army seized power and detained elected government leader Aung San Suu Kyi earlier this month.

Hundreds Of Cows Have Been Trapped At Sea 2021-02-27 12:20:40A new report from the Spanish government calls for killing the more than 850 animals stuck aboard a transport ship in the Mediterranean.

Zookeeper Dies After Being Struck By Elephant's Trunk 2021-02-27 06:29:17Authorities said Joaquín Gutiérrez was knocked back and hit his head on bars at Cabárceno Nature Park near Santander, Spain.

More Than 300 Schoolgirls Kidnapped By Gunmen In 2021-02-26 12:38:42Armed groups in the region are known to kidnap people for money and for the release of their members from jail.

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Reduces Transmission After 1 Dose, 2021-02-26 07:44:48A single dose also cuts the number of asymptomatic infections, according to preliminary research in the U.K. which has not yet been peer-reviewed.

'It Didn’t Hurt At All': Queen Urges Vaccine-Hesitant 2021-02-26 04:45:43Buckingham Palace said in January the 94-year-old head of state and the Duke of Edinburgh, 99, had been inoculated.

U.S. Carries Out Airstrike Against Iranian-Backed Militia Target 2021-02-25 19:52:09It was not immediately clear what damage was caused and if there were any casualties from the U.S. strike.

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Support Completion Of 2021-02-25 12:08:13The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s foundation partnered with World Central Kitchen on the joint effort.

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VCU Fraternity is Suspended After Death of Student New! 2021-03-01 19:15:37Virginia Commonwealth University said it had suspended its Delta Chi chapter after Adam Oakes, 19, was found dead at an off-campus party where he was

Biden Backs Labor Movement as Amazon Workers Weigh New! 2021-03-01 18:58:10President Biden expressed solidarity with Amazon workers attempting to unionize — without explicitly backing their cause. Here’s the lates

Myanmar’s Military Deploys Digital Arsenal of Repression in New! 2021-03-01 18:43:33The generals who staged a coup last month use surveillance drones, iPhone cracking devices and hacking software, some of it from Western countries tha

Prosecutors Investigating Trump Focus on His Finance Chief New! 2021-03-01 18:39:00Manhattan district attorney investigators who are examining possible financial fraud have asked witnesses about Allen Weisselberg, the chief financial

State Aid, California, Cuomo: Your Monday Evening Briefing New! 2021-03-01 18:23:18Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Virus Did Not Bring Financial Rout That Many New! 2021-03-01 17:59:07Grim forecasts held up for a few states, but many took in about as much tax revenue as before the pandemic — sometimes a lot more.

Trumpism Grips a Post-Policy G.O.P. as Traditional Conservatism New! 2021-03-01 17:49:51Despite falling from power in Washington, the Republican Party has done little soul-searching or reflection on a new agenda, instead focusing on attac

Ex-Times Reporter Who Used Racial Slur Publishes a New! 2021-03-01 17:33:07Donald McNeil, who resigned last month after the publication of an article on his conduct during a student trip, writes that he left the paper after &

Pine Bluff, Ark., School Shooting Leaves Student Dead New! 2021-03-01 16:51:29The shooting took place at Watson Chapel Junior High School in Pine Bluff, Ark. Another student was arrested, the police said.

Can’t Get a Covid Vaccine? In This County, New! 2021-03-01 16:49:52The rural area outside Phoenix is one of the first places in the U.S. to open vaccinations up to the general public. This is what success looks like.

The Era of Vaccine Diplomacy Is Here New! 2021-03-01 16:46:07The coronavirus threat is global. So is the remedy.

Bethany Christian Services Will Now Help LGBTQ Parents New! 2021-03-01 16:44:35The decision comes as more cities and states require organizations to accept applications from L.G.B.T.Q. couples or risk losing government contracts.