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Head of U.S. Navy jumps ship after furore over commander

WASHINGTON, DC - WASHINGTON - Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is to step down after creating a furore which has ...

Wuhan re-opens after more than two months in lockdown

WUHAN, China - Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province and the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday ...

Acting Secretary of U.S. Navy retracts abusive remarks

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy's acting secretary has been forced to apologize after a profanity-laden broadside in which he ...

Tajik teenager reportedly beaten into confession of twin murders

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - A 16-year-old teenager has been convicted and sentenced to 10 years in prison in Tajikistan in a ...

Acquittal for Cardinal George Pell, unanimous decision of High Court

BRISBANE, Australia - All seven judges on the High Court of Australia have universally approved the quashing of the conviction ...

British PM Boris Johnson shifted to Intensive Care Unit

London [UK], April 7 (ANI): Boris Johnson was on Monday moved into Intensive Care after his COVID -19 symptoms worsened, ...

Boris Johnson hospitalised after coronavirus symptoms persist

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to intensive care at St Thomas' Hospital in London ...

A Tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK, New York - A tiger housed at the Bronx Zoo in New York has tested positive for coronavirus, ...

More than 320,000 cases of Covid-19 detect in U.S. so far

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 9,100 Americans have now died from the deadly Covid-19 coronavirus, according to the latest data ...

Ugly scenes at coronavirus-riddled Israeli town of Bnei Brak

Videos circulating on social media show Ultra-Orthodox Jews in the Israeli town of Bnei Brak coughing on police and calling ...

Andbox hires LaBelle as org's first FIFA content creator

Mike LaBelle, a noted EA Sports FIFA player and online personality, is joining Andbox as a content creator, the organization ...

Russia, Qatar Strongly Deny New U.S. Allegations On World Cup Bids

Russia and Qatar have denied fresh allegations of paying millions of dollars in bribes for the rights to host World ...

World MarketsWaver After Two-day Gains

WASHINGTON - U.S. markets stumbled in the final hour of trade Tuesday after two days of steady gain.The Dow Jones ...

Coronavirus Fear Grips Islamic State Families Detained in Syria

WASHINGTON - Every new death at detention camps in northeastern Syria sparks a new wave of panic that the coronavirus ...

Mousesports continue ascent at ESL Pro League Europe Stage 2

Mousesports moved into sole possession of first place at Stage 2 of the ESL Pro League Season 11's European competition ...

Secret, Na'Vi remain unbeaten in ESL One L.A.'s Europe division

Team Secret and Natus Vincere moved atop the Group B standings with victories Tuesday in the Europe-Commonwealth of Independent States ...

To the Farms, Citoyens! France Urges Citizens to Fill Labor Gaps

PARIS - Across a locked-down France, strawberries, lettuce and asparagus are ripening, near-ready for picking. Other plants are poking through ...

128 People on Antarctica Cruise Ship Test Positive for Coronavirus

MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY - Nearly 60 percent of 217 people - many from Australia, Europe and the United States - tested ...

China lifts 76-day COVID-19 lockdown in Wuhan

Wuhan [China], April 8 (ANI) Wuhan, the capital city of Hubei province and the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak ...

Kyrgyzstan: Government promises help, but warns of limited options

Kyrgyzstan's government has unveiled measures intended to soften the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on the business community, but it ...

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New York State Sees Largest Single-Day Virus Death Toll of 731

NEW YORK - New York State saw its largest single-day death toll from the coronavirus on Tuesday, even as hospitalizations ...

Head of U.S. Navy jumps ship after furore over commander

WASHINGTON, DC - WASHINGTON - Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly is to step down after creating a furore which has ...

Minor losses on U.S. markets, dollar sold off

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks gave up early gains to finish slightly in the red on Tuesday.Potentially good ...

Acting Secretary of U.S. Navy retracts abusive remarks

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy's acting secretary has been forced to apologize after a profanity-laden broadside in which he ...

A Tiger at New York's Bronx Zoo tests positive for coronavirus

NEW YORK, New York - A tiger housed at the Bronx Zoo in New York has tested positive for coronavirus, ...

More than 320,000 cases of Covid-19 detect in U.S. so far

WASHINGTON, DC - More than 9,100 Americans have now died from the deadly Covid-19 coronavirus, according to the latest data ...

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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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