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Oldest US Military Survivor of Pearl Harbor Dies at Age 106

LOS ANGELES - The oldest U.S. military survivor of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor that plunged the ...


6 Killed in Haiti After Police Say Government Car Loses Control

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI - A Haitian government car went out of control into a group of people on Wednesday, killing at ...


Witness at 'El Chapo' Trial Tells of High-Level Corruption

NEW YORK - A witness at the U.S. drug trafficking trial of accused Sinaloa Cartel leader Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman ...


Colombia Asks Cuba to Arrest ELN Rebel Leader Under Interpol Notice

BOGOTA - Colombia's government has asked Cuba to capture ELN rebel commander Nicolas Rodriguez, the foreign ministry said Tuesday, a ...


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Asian markets come up with second day of gains

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock markets around Asia were broadly higher on Thursday, in light trading ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday ...

Wall Street closes modestly ahead, but well off highs

NEW YORK, New York – It was a volatile day for U.S. stocks on Wednesday. At first markets responded to ...

Asian markets put stop to frenzied selling

SYDNEY, Australia – The rout on global markets appeared to be running out of steam on Wednesday, as selling on ...

Saudis and emiratis did deep to combat Yemen crisis

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – The two powerhouse countries in the Gulf, the UAE and Saudi Arabia on Tuesday pledged to ...

Dow plunges over 550 points, turning negative for the year

NEW YORK, U.S. - Extending a pre-Thanksgiving rout, U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday, sparked by disappointing earnings from several ...

Several users globally complain of Facebook, Instagram crash

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Facebook and Instagram users in several parts of the world complained about not being able to access ...

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Bag with cocaine arrives at Sydney airport unaccompanied

SYDNEY, Australia  - A 41-year-old Spanish man appeared in Sydney Central Local Court on Wednesday charged with bringing 4kg of ...

Several users globally complain of Facebook, Instagram crash

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Facebook and Instagram users in several parts of the world complained about not being able to access ...

Humanity faces simultaneous climate disasters - study

By century's end, many parts of the world may have to cope with up to six climate catastrophes at once, ...

US: China has Failed to Alter 'Unfair, Unreasonable' Trade Practices

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Tuesday said that China has failed to alter its 'unfair' practices at the heart ...

APEC Breakdown Highlights Growing Divide Over Trade

BEIJING - Sharp exchanges between US Vice President Mike Pence and Chinese leader Xi Jinping at this year's Asia Pacific ...

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Trump disses last year's WHCD host, might attend next year

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Following this week's announcement by the White House Correspondents' Association, the U.S. President Donald Trump - who ...


South Korea's Kim Jong Yang elected as Interpol president

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - In what came as a huge setback for Russia's efforts at pushing its candidate for ...


Man with bow and arrow in Blacktown takes aim at police

BLACKTOWN, Greater Western Sydney, Australia - A man appeared in the Blacktown Local Court on Wednesday charged with pointing a ...


Bag with cocaine arrives at Sydney airport unaccompanied

SYDNEY, Australia  - A 41-year-old Spanish man appeared in Sydney Central Local Court on Wednesday charged with bringing 4kg of ...


Trump: Saudis say Khashoggi was Muslim Brotherhood member

WASHINGTON DC – Saudi Arabia considers Jamal Khashoggi was an ‘enemy of the state,’ and was a member of the Muslim ...


Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Islamic clerics in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan - In a brazen terror attack targeting Islamic religious scholars in Afghanistan, a suicide bomber blew himself up ...


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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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