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Hundreds of prisoners in U.S. jails commit suicide each year

Jeffrey Epstein's suicide in New York's Metropolitan Correction Center on Aug. 10 has brought new attention to the troubling reality ...

Government in eastern Libya denies abducting Seham Sergewa

TRIPOLI, Libya - An international human rights group has called on the Interim government in eastern Libya to exert all ...

North Korea Fires More Weapons; Criticizes South Korea

SEOUL - North Korea has launched a fresh round of short-range weapons into the sea off its east coast, South ...

Gang that stole scores of motor bikes in NYC rounded up

NEW YORK, New York - A motorcycle stealing racket in New York City has been taken down.The 11 members of ...

Number of people dead after oil tanker explosion in Tanzania hits 89

DODOMO, Tanzania - The number of people who were killed when an overturned fuel tanker exploded last Saturday has been ...

People should not fall under spell of Boko Haram says former captee

To mark next week's International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, UN News travelled to ...

U.S. struggles to get international maritime coalition together

BERLIN, Germany - Whether Euope will join the U.S. coalition to defend the Strait of Hormuz will come up for ...

Six Philadelphia police officers wounded in siege

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania - Hundreds of police officers surrounded a building in North Philadelphia on Wednesday, after a drug raid turned ...

Blackwater guard describes life sentence as miscarriage of justice

WASHINGTON, DC - A Blackwater security guard who was tried three times before being convicted of murder charges, relating to ...

Trump refuse to reject Clinton involvement with Epstein death

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump zeroed in on a claim former President Bill Clinton may have had something ...

UN evacuation mission to up pressure on Syrians to leave Rukban

UN and Red Crescent officials are set to begin a voluntary evacuation plan this week for thousands of displaced Syrians ...

Canadian De Grasse seeks to lay down marker

London - Andre de Grasse looked the heir apparent to Usain Bolt as he won three Olympic medals in 2016, ...

Sri Lanka close in on victory over Black Caps

Galle - Sri Lanka's batters set the stage Saturday for a thrilling final day, reaching 133 without loss at stumps ...

Bangladesh's Mashrafe seeks time to decide retirement

Dhaka - Bangladesh one-day international cricket skipper Mashrafe Mortaza has asked for two months to confirm his retirement plans, officials ...

Disappointed Cheika tells Wallabies to 'suck it up' and move on

Auckland - Wallabies coach Michael Cheika insisted Saturday's thrashing at the hands of the All Blacks had not derailed Australia's ...

Khan Welcomes UN Security Council Discussions On Kashmir

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan on August 17 welcomed the UN Security Council's decision to discuss tensions in the disputed ...

PM Modi launches RuPay card in Bhutan

Thimphu (Bhutan), Aug 17 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched RuPay Card in Bhutan. Modi, who is ...

Deepa Malik to get Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

New Delhi [India], Aug 17 (ANI): Rio Paralympics silver medallist Deepa Malik is all set to get the Rajiv Gandhi ...

UN Expert Blasts Iran On Rights Violations, Executions Of Children

The UN's special rapporteur on human rights in Iran says there were "increasing restrictions" last year on rights to freedom ...

Bosnian Villagers Stave Off 'Mini-Dams,' But For How Long?

Two summers ago, when villagers erected a makeshift shelter on the grassy, wooded bank of the Kruscica River in central ...

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Raiders great Fred Biletnikoff shows Peyton Manning the magic of Stickum

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NFL preseason Week 2 takeaways - Kyler Murray struggles, Dwayne Haskins makes a big throw

The No. 1 overall draft pick was given a crash course in blitzes and false starts on Thursday, while Washington's ...

Matthew Berry's Love-Hate for 2019 - Most overvalued, undervalued players in fantasy football

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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