Sat, 23 Mar 2019

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 ...

Pence Calls for Roberto Marrero Release in Venezuela

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has said the United States 'will not tolerate' the continued detention of Roberto Marrero, chief ...

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 ...

China Now Has an Elite League of 'Red' Universities

Nine universities with impeccable links to the ruling Chinese Communist Party have formed a new league to nurture the next ...

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 ...

Pakistani Cleric Survives Attack, Two Guards Killed

A prominent Pakistani religious scholar has survived an assassination attempt that killed two guards and critically injured another cleric in ...

Kyiv Says Ukrainian Soldier Killed In Conflict In East

Ukraine says one of its soldiers has been killed and two wounded as a result of clashes with Russia-backed separatists ...

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. ...

Security Council heads to 2 African hotspots for extremists

The Security Council is heading to Mali and Burkina Faso for a first-hand look at the challenges their governments are ...

China's New Silk Road May Hurt Italian Workers, Analysts Say

ROME - Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will sign up his country Saturday to China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), ...

Trump Says He Did Not Know About Kushner's WhatsApp Messaging

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he knew nothing about son-in-law and White House adviser Jared Kushner's use of ...

Clashes With Taliban Kill Two US Soldiers in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD - A joint counter-Taliban operation in northern Afghanistan Friday killed two American service members and an Afghan partner, officials ...

Racist Violence Threat Keeps Charlottesville Schools Closed

Schools in Charlottesville, Virginia, remained closed for a second consecutive day on Friday as police investigated a threat of racist ...

GM Announces Jobs, Electric Vehicle After Trump Criticism

ORION TOWNSHIP, MICH. - Less than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio ...

US Hits Iran With New Sanctions While Pompeo Visits Lebanon

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration hit Iran with new sanctions on Friday while Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was denouncing ...

Prosecutor Who Oversaw Case Against Trump Lawyer Cohen to Step Down

NEW YORK - Robert Khuzami, the federal prosecutor who oversaw the case against President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael ...

Pyongyang removes staff from inter-Korean liaison office

Seoul [South Korea] March 22 (ANI): Pyongyang removed staff from an inter-Korean liaison office just weeks after North Korean leader ...

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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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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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