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States, Cities Sue to Block Health Care Conscience Rule

NEW YORK - A coalition of 23 U.S. states and municipalities sued the Trump administration Tuesday to stop it from ...


Swine fever sending pork prices higher

In a cruel irony in the Chinese Year of the Pig, outbreaks of African Swine Fever are forcing huge culls ...


AI diagnoses lung cancer better than specialist doctors

PanARMENIAN.Net - Artificial intelligence is better than specialist doctors at diagnosing lung cancer, a US study suggests, according to the ...


Chicago's First Black Female Mayor Takes Office

History was made Monday in Chicago when Lori Lightfoot was sworn in as the first black woman mayor of the ...


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As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

'American Taliban' Lindh Released From Prison After 17 Years

A California man who was captured fighting for the Taliban in Afghanistan in November 2001 has been released from prison, ...

Recent attempts at reparations show that World War II is not over

World War II ended in 1945.But the world has never stopped debating its legacy and how to make restitution for ...

US House intel panel delays subpoena against Barr after DOJ offer

The Democratic chairperson of the United States House Intelligence Committee said he would hold off enforcing a subpoena against Attorney ...

Who Is 'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh

John Walker Lindh, who has been in a U.S. federal prison since he was captured by American troops in 2001 ...

'American Taliban' Released After 17 Years in Federal Prison

WASHINGTON - An American man, convicted of providing support to the Taliban, has been released from prison.John Walker Lindh, known ...

Chicago

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Study: Children of Opioid Users More Likely to Attempt Suicide

The U.S. opioid crisis is taking a toll on children of users as a study published on Wednesday showed they ...

States, Cities Sue to Block Health Care Conscience Rule

NEW YORK - A coalition of 23 U.S. states and municipalities sued the Trump administration Tuesday to stop it from ...

Swine fever sending pork prices higher

In a cruel irony in the Chinese Year of the Pig, outbreaks of African Swine Fever are forcing huge culls ...

Chicago's First Black Female Mayor Takes Office

History was made Monday in Chicago when Lori Lightfoot was sworn in as the first black woman mayor of the ...

Israeli Supreme Court opens door to return of 65 Gaza fishing boats

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India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...


Pentagon wants reports on unidentified flying objects

U.S. Navy pilots and sailors won't be considered crazy for reporting unidentified flying objects, under new rules meant to encourage them ...


Hamas and UNRWA to blame for plight of Gazans, Greenblatt tells UNSC

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. President Donald Trump's Special Envoy to the Middle East and one of two Chief ...


Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...


Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...


No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...


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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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