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11 Washington DC police injured in third day pf protests

WASHINGTON, DC, May 31 (Xinhua) - Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Sunday night she was imposing a citywide ...

Israeli police shoot autistic Palestinian man suspecting he was armed

JERUSALEM - Israel's defense minister apologized on Sunday for the Israeli police's deadly shooting of an unarmed Palestinian man who ...

Use of masks outside homes in Dubai no longer mandatory at all times

DUBAI, UAE - The Dubai government is to relax restrictions on wearing face masks in public.Until Sunday, everyone regardless of ...

Something is Deeply Wrong in the American Psyche

Something is Deeply Wrong in the American Psyche. The Whole Thing about America is Wrong, Completely Wrong! A Sitting President ...

Americans continue to shun use of masks

ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA - At a grocery store in Alexandria, Virginia, customer Laura Shafor was dismayed about a couple who weren't ...

Man who knelt on neck of handcuffed African American man charged

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota - A white police officer in the U.S. city of Minneapolis seen kneeling on the neck of a ...

WHO Confirms New Ebola Outbreak in Northwest DRC

The World Health Organization on Monday confirmed a second outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of ...

Global Poverty Set for Alarming Increase, AnalystsWarn

The forecasts make for dismal reading. The coronavirus has wreaked havoc across the globe but one of the most alarming ...

US Race Solidarity Protests Erupt in Cities Worldwide

LONDON - Protests have erupted in cities around the world in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter demonstrations in the ...

Protests Aside, Trump Focuses on Election

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump's focus Monday remained on the reelection contest five months from now, even as dozens ...

Judge tosses Dykstra defamation suit vs. Darling

A New York Supreme Court judge dismissed Lenny Dykstra's lawsuit alleging defamation and libel against former New York Mets teammate ...

George Washington would have so worn a mask

The genre "What would X do?" - where X stands for a noted figure in history, say Jesus or Dolly ...

7 mental health coping tips for life in the time of COVID-19

Half of Canadians reported a worsening of their mental health due to the COVID-19 pandemic in an April poll. In ...

Green income trusts could accelerate Canada's energy transition

Canada has a great opportunity to accelerate its energy transition and create a thriving low-carbon economy.How?By creating green income trusts ...

LGUs are flexible, says Maasin Mayor Mercado

MAASIN CITY, June 1 (PIA) -- Local government units (LGUs) have exercised certain degrees of flexibility in managing the series ...

UN: Venezuelan Refugees, Migrants atIncreasedRiskinWinter

GENEVA - The U.N. refugee agency warns some 1.5 million Venezuelan refugees and migrants face extreme risks and hardships during ...

Korean Film Council offers millions of discounted cinema tickets

Busan [South Korea], June 1 (ANI): National film support body -- Korean Film Council (KOFIC) -- has begun providing discount ...

Uzi not on Royal Never Give Up's Summer Split roster

Royal Never Give Up are moving forward without longtime AD carry Jian "Uzi" Zi-Hao. RNG did not include Uzi on ...

Singh withdraws from Korn Ferry event after criticism

World Golf Hall of Famer Vijay Singh has withdrawn from an event on the PGA's developmental Korn Ferry Tour. A ...

Petrol prices to increase R1.18/l by Wednesday

Consumers will pay R1.18/l more for both grades of petrol from Wednesday, 3 June.This is in line with earlier projections ...

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New plant for health and wellness products to open near Cork City

CO CORK, Ireland - A U.S. manufacturer of essential oils, health and wellness products is developing a manufacturing plant near ...

Dubai getting back to business after lengthy break

DUBAI, UAE - Malls throughout Dubai are slowly building their business after being dormant for some weeks due to the ...

Asian stocks in sharp advance, U.S. dollar sinks

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rallied sharply on Monday, as the U.S. dollar crumbled. The big winner on equity ...

Centuries of belief lost as News Corp newspapers close

News Corp's closing of its community and regional papers, with few remaining and others online-only, cancels centuries of beliefs about ...

NSW, Australia, pushes infracture pipeline out to $100 billion

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Australia's most-populated state is to throw another $3 billion at infrastructure projects to boost employment prospects ...

Quarterly GDP in Macau drops by nearly half, services exports drop 60%

MACAU, May 30 (Xinhua) - The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Macau dropped by 48.7 percent year-on-year in real terms ...

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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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