Thu, 18 Jul 2019

US Cuts Turkey Out of F-35 Fighter Jet Program

PENTAGON - The United States is officially removing Turkey from its F-35 stealth fighter jet program after Ankara accepted the ...

U.S. Removing NATO Ally Turkey From Stealth Fighter Jet Program

The United States has said that Turkey can no longer be part of the American F-35 stealth fighter jet program ...

Myanmar Military Denounces New US Travel Restrictions on Top Brass

Myanmar's armed forces on Wednesday denounced a decision by the United States to slap travel restrictions on the country's top ...

Google 'backing out? of China partnerships, US senator says

Google's chief executive officer told US Senator Mark Warner that the company has ended some partnerships in China, the lawmaker ...

Campus Centers Put Fine Point on Writing Skills

Many college students enter college or university thinking they are ready for the academic challenges ahead.But many would be wrong, ...

Trump, Condemned for 'Racist' Comments, Hits Campaign Trail

U.S. President Donald Trump heads to a campaign rally in North Carolina Wednesday night, promising to continue to talk about ...

NATO Commander Meets with Serb Leaders, Agrees to Kosovo Hotline

This story originated in VOA's Serbian Service. Some information is from AP.WASHINGTON - NATO's supreme commander met with Serbian political ...

Six Early Rain Church Members Flee to Taiwan, Apply For US Asylum

Six members of the Early Rain Covenant Church that was recently raided by authorities in the southwestern Chinese province of ...

Woman in infamous R. Kelly tape cooperating with prosecutors

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): The woman who appeared with singer R. Kelly in the video at the centre ...

Moscow Court Extends Pretrial Detention Of 24 Ukrainian Sailors

A Moscow court has prolonged by three months the pretrial detention of 24 Ukrainian sailors detained by Russian forces along ...

Portugal Suspends Issuing Visas For Iranian Nationals

Portugal's Foreign Ministry says it has suspended issuing entry visas for Iranian nationals while it upgrades security at its consulate ...

KZN ex-councillor linked to child pornography ring

A former Camperdown councillor has appeared in court in connection with allegations of being in possession of child pornography.According to ...

Drug kingpin El Chapo sentenced to life in US prison

Once one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was jailed for ...

Bok team: Danger it could run out of puff

Cape Town - The good thing about the experimental Springbok team named on Wednesday for their opening Test of the ...

Gardner Had Good News for Colorado. But Trump Had Tweets.

Colorado Sen. Cory Gardner had reeled in a big political fish.A major government agency, the Bureau of Land Management, was ...

Mexican Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo' Guzman Sentenced to Life Behind Bars

Former Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has received a sentence that will see him spend the rest of ...

Boeing to Spend $50 Million to Support 737 MAX Crash Victim Families

Boeing Co said on Wednesday it will dedicate half of a $100 million fund it created to address two crashes ...

US House Holding Trump Impeachment Vote

WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives is voting Wednesday on whether to immediately consider impeaching President Donald Trump. It's ...

Marijuana use may not help parents relax

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): Using pot may not make you a more calm and relaxed parent, recent findings ...

Taliban Close Afghan Health Facilities Run by Swedish Group

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - The Taliban forced a Swedish non-profit group to close 42 health facilities it runs in eastern Afghanistan, ...

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Spieth acknowledges slump, talks self-belief at Open

Cape Town - Jordan Spieth cuts a conflicted figure these days as the Texan ponders his win drought.The last time ...

House Votes to Condemn Trump's 'Racist' Comments

WHITE HOUSE - Four Republicans joined every Democrat in the House on Tuesday evening to approve a resolution condemning "racist" ...

Tee-times: Open Championship - Round 1

Cape Town - First round tee-times for the 148th Open Championship due to start on Thursday at Royal Portrush in ...

48 arrested after "Abolish ICE" protest halts traffic in Manhattan

Washington D.C. [USA], July 16 (ANI): At least 48 people were arrested by the police on Monday (local time) as ...

Democrat Beto O'Rourke Trails Democratic Rivals in Cash Contest

Former Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke raised a lackluster $3.6 million for his struggling presidential campaign in the second quarter ...

Disney Goes High-Tech to Draw Fans to New 'Lion King'

LOS ANGELES - Walt Disney Co. has taken a high-tech route to remake animated classic "The Lion King" with the ...

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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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