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Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

Chinese Dissident Couple Granted Bail But to Face Trial in Thailand

A Thai appeals court on Friday granted bail to Chinese dissidents Wu Yuhua and Yang Chong, who face charges of ...

DRC's Catholic Activists Keep Up Fight for Democracy

KINSHASA - A special service is being held at Kinshasa's St. Joseph Catholic Church. Some of the parishioners weep. Others ...

Refugee, Migrant Children Face Dire Conditions on Greek Islands

GENEVA - More than 7,000 refugee and migrant children are living under horrible, unsanitary conditions on the Greek islands, the ...

Major Powers, Except US, Try to Keep Iran Nuclear Deal Alive

WASHINGTON/PARIS - Nations that struck the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, except for the United States, meet on Monday in what ...

Tunisia's Weakened PM Unlikely to Push Reform as Polls Loom

TUNIS - Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed has survived attempts by his own party and unions to force him out ...

Lawyer: Former NASA Scientist to Appeal Terrorism Charges

ISTANBUL - A Turkish-U.S. citizen and former NASA scientist jailed in Turkey on terrorism charges plans to file an appeal ...

WHO: Progress Made Containing Ebola in Eastern DRC

GENEVA - The World Health Organization (WHO) reports substantial progress is being made in containing the spread of the Ebola ...

Anti-gay summit finds mixed reception in Moldova

Anti-gay advocates and their conservative supporters from dozens of countries gathered last weekend in Moldova's capital for the annual World ...

British PM May Says Brexit Talks With EU At Impasse

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May says that negotiations with the European Union on Britain's withdrawal from the bloc are at ...

US Slaps Sanctions on Chinese Military Agency

China has called on the United States to withdraw sanctions it imposed on a Chinese military agency for buying Russian ...

WHO: Alcohol Responsible for One in 20 Deaths Worldwide

GENEVA - Alcohol kills three million people worldwide each year - more than AIDS, violence and road accidents combined, the ...

UK Hits Back After EU Trashes May's Brexit Plan

LONDON - The British government on Friday accused the European Union of slamming the handbrake on Brexit negotiations, after the ...

WHO: Ebola Being Contained in Eastern DRC

GENEVA - The World Health Organization (WHO) reports substantial progress is being made in containing the spread of the Ebola ...

AGREA to host first Leaders and Entrepreneurs in Agriculture Forum

QUEZON CITY, Sept. 21 (PIA) -- The Agricultural Communities International Foundation, Inc. (AGREA), will host the first-ever Leaders and Entrepreneurs ...

OPEN LETTER: Dear Mr President, send us, commercial farmers

In July, Nick Serfontein, chairperson of the Sernick Group and the 2016 Free State Farmer of the Year and Mentor ...

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Ensure my safety: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify

WASHINGTON, U.S. - It has been less than a week since 51-year-old research psychologist from northern California, Christine Blasey Ford ...

Kim Jong Un wants second meeting with Trump

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean President Moon Jae In, who just concluded his third meeting with the North ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

North Korean leader vows to shut main missile testing site

PYONGYANG, North Korea - Hailing the progress made in inter-Korean relations at the end of the third summit held between ...

Russia blames 'tragic chance events' for Syria plane downing

MOSCOW, Russia - After accusing Israel of indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane near Syria, the Russian ...

China responds to Trump's new tariffs with its own duties

BEIJING, China - Worries among businesses in the U.S. and China intensified further this week, after both the countries exchanged ...

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