Wed, 15 Aug 2018

Manafort’s lawyers rest case without calling witnesses

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Closing nearly two weeks of a dramatic criminal trial on Tuesday morning, without presenting any evidence of ...

Swedish PM fumes after Masked youths torch 80 cars overnight

GOTEBORG, Sweden - In a bizarre night of vandalism, masked youngsters in different parts of Sweden torched dozens of cars, ...

Roadside bomb targets Saudi-backed local Yemeni governor

ADEN, Yemen - A targeting roadside bomb exploded in Yemen's southern city of Aden, targeting the convoy of a local ...

Iran unveils next-generation short-range ballistic missile

TEHRAN, Iran - Amid rising tensions with the U.S., after the country’s President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear ...

Patients, staff flee Spanish hospital after it catches fire

MADRID, Spain - A hospital in the Canary Islands was set ablaze by a patient’s relative on Monday night, which ...

Hundreds injured after platform at Spanish festival collapse

MADRID, Spain -  A city in northwestern Spain, which had been hosting a popular annual seaside music festival, witnessed tragedy ...

Largest earthquake ever rocks Alaska’s North Slope

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer said that Alaska’s North Slope experienced the largest ever earthquake ...

Helicopter crash in Tajikistan leaves five dead

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - In an incident that left five people dead, a helicopter made a hard landing in the mountains ...

U.K. police treating car ramming as suspected terror attack

LONDON, U.K. - In what Britain’s counter terrorism police is calling a suspected terror attack, a man drove a car ...

Myanmar hospital fire leads to evacuation of patients

YANGON, Myanmar - A hospital in Myanmar’s Yangon city experienced a tragic incident late on Monday, after the cancer department ...

30 Indian prisoners freed by Pakistan as goodwill gesture

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - In a goodwill gesture right before the country’s Independence Day, Pakistan released 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 ...

Four coaches of train in Mongolia derail, nine injured

DORNOGOVI, Mongola - In a shocking incident, a train carrying 328 people derailed in southeastern Mongolia.  According to officials, atleast ...

Five injured in attempted suicide attack in Balochistan

BALOCHISTAN, Pakistan - A suicide bomber rammed an explosive-laden truck into a bus carrying foreign nationals in Pakistan’s restive province ...

Indian state of Kerala ravaged by floods, landslides

KERALA, India - Dozens of people have been killed and thousands have been forced to evacuate as India’s southern state ...

Motorway collapse in Italy kills 35, rescue operations ensue

GENOA, Italy - In a shocking incident on Tuesday, a motorway bridge collapsed in the northern Italian port city of ...

Trump snubs McCain, after signing defense bill named for him

NEW YORK, U.S. - On his way back to Washington after a 12-day working vacation at his golf club in ...

FBI fires Peter Strzok, who sent anti-Trump texts

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A former deputy to the assistant director for counterintelligence at the FBI and a senior counterintelligence agent ...

U.S. judge backs Mueller’s case against Russian firm

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A federal district judge on Monday, backed Special Counsel Robert Mueller in the federal Russia investigation, uploading ...

Violent Taliban attack continues in Ghazni on third day

KABUL, Afghanistan - The battle for the strategic city of Ghazni in Afghanistan continued to rage into its third day, ...

Anti-racist protesters mark Charlottesville anniversary

VIRGINIA, U.S. - On Saturday, hundreds of police officers, many in riot gear, surrounded Charlottesville's downtown area, where anti-racism protesters marked ...

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NFL notebook: Roethlisberger in concussion protocol

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was being evaluated for a concussion after he was hurt in Tuesday's practice, the team ...

Cardinals Bradford to see more time in 2nd preseason game

Quarterback Sam Bradford will see his workload ramp up in the Arizona Cardinals' second preseason game. Cardinals coach Steve Wilks ...

Report: Raiders S Melifonwu to see specialist

Oakland Raiders safety Obi Melifonwu remained absent from practice on Tuesday amid a report that he will see a specialist. ...

Roethlisberger in concussion protocol after practice spill

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was being evaluated for a concussion after he was hurt in Tuesday's practice, the team ...

Dolphins cut Wright following blindside hit - add Langford

The Miami Dolphins released Gabe Wright on Tuesday, one day after the defensive tackle reportedly blindsided running back Kenyan Drake ...

Colts sign RB Green

The Indianapolis Colts signed free agent running back Tion Green, the team announced Tuesday. In a corresponding move, the Colts ...

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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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