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Residents Fret About Chemical Plant Fire, Despite Assurances

HOUSTON - Kristin Crump and her two kids put damp cloths over their mouths Thursday for the short walk from ...


Venezuelan Agents Arrest Guaido's Top Aide

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents working for President Nicolas Maduro have arrested his ...


US Democrats Hail New Zealand's Move on Banning Assault Weapons

WASHINGTON - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's quick action to ban assault rifles after a horrific mass shooting prompted ...


Desperate Migrant Families Overwhelm US Border Agencies

MCALLEN, TEXAS - A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. ...


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U.S. president launches another attack on former senator McCain

LIMA, Ohio - U.S. President Donald Trump was at it again on Wednesday at the U.S. army tank plant in Lima, Ohio. ...

Greenback dives after Federal Reserve says no more rate hikes in 2019

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Resreve surprised on Wednesday, following its regular two day monthly meeting on ...

U.S. secretary of state telephones Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

JERUSALEM, Israel - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has taken time out on his current tour of the Midle ...

Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...

Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...

Massive Chemical Factory Blast Leaves Dozens Dead, Hundreds Injured

UPDATED 1:15 P.M. EDT on 2019-03-22 A massive explosion at a chemical plant in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu ...

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Stocks in Asia fail to set any records on Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia drifted on Friday, in a lacklustre close to the week. The Australian All Ordinaries ...

EU Position On Golan Heights 'Unchanged' Despite Trump Comment

European Council President Donald Tusk has said the EU is holding its line on the Golan Heights despite U.S. President ...

Iran Strongly Condemns Trump's Decision on Occupied Golan

Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman has strongly condemned US President Donald Trumps decision to recognize Syrias Golan Heights as Israeli territory. ...

Iraqi Protesters Block President's Pathway Over Ferry Sinking

MOSUL, IRAQ - Iraqi residents of the northern city of Mosul, angry over the sinking of a ferry in the ...

Indian Forces Kill 7 Militants in Kashmir as Crackdown Deepens

SRINAGAR, INDIA - Indian security forces on Friday killed seven militants who they said belonged to Pakistan-based groups during four ...

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Lead shared at Valspar Championship

Miami - Austria's Sepp Straka took advantage of a depleted field at the Valspar Championship , firing a bogey free ...


Residents Fret About Chemical Plant Fire, Despite Assurances

HOUSTON - Kristin Crump and her two kids put damp cloths over their mouths Thursday for the short walk from ...


Venezuelan Agents Arrest Guaido's Top Aide

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents working for President Nicolas Maduro have arrested his ...


US Democrats Hail New Zealand's Move on Banning Assault Weapons

WASHINGTON - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's quick action to ban assault rifles after a horrific mass shooting prompted ...


Desperate Migrant Families Overwhelm US Border Agencies

MCALLEN, TEXAS - A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. ...


US Forecasters Say Unprecedented Spring Flooding Possible

The stage is set for unprecedented major flooding this spring for most of the nation, U.S. weather officials said Thursday. ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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