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EU to decide on half-hearted request by UK to extend Brexit deadline

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday sent the European Union an unsigned photocopy of a request ...

UK prime minister vows to leave EU by 31 October after losing poll

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is sticking to his guns despite failing to get parliamentary backing to ...

Reporter's Notebook: Confusion and Fear in Northeastern Syria

TAL TAMER, SYRIA - Ambulances howled down the road to Ras al-Ayn, while small trucks piled with mattresses, appliances and ...

Facebook Suspends Russian Instagram Accounts Targeting U.S. Voters

Facebook says it has suspended a series of Instagram accounts originating in Russia whose operators posed as people inside the ...

Criticism 'bothers me' says Zidane ahead of crunch Galatasaray game

Istanbul - Zinedine Zidane has admitted he feels irritated by the criticism of him as Real Madrid coach as his ...

Mbappe set for bit-part UCL role against Club Brugge

Bruges - Still fighting for full fitness France World Cup winner Kylian Mbappe will feature for Paris Saint-Germain in their ...

Macron Tells Putin Syria Cease-Fire Should Be Extended

French President Emmanuel Macron has told his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, that France wants to see an extension of a ...

Putin Pushes Critical Voices Out Of Russia's Human Rights Council

Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered a major reshuffle of the Human Rights Council, including its chief and others seen ...

2 arrested over racism that forced FA Cup match abandonment

London - Two men have been arrested over alleged racist abuse that forced Saturday's FA Cup qualifier between Haringey Borough ...

Banker Convicted in US Picked to Head Turkish Stock Exchange

ANKARA - Turkey's economy minister has announced that a Turkish banker convicted in the United States of helping Iran evade ...

SDF Chief: 'Our Trust in the United States is at its Lowest'

In an interview Monday, Mazloum Abdi, the commanding general of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), told VOA's Sirwan Kajjo ...

Russia to Send Strategic Bombers to South Africa for Visit

MOSCOW - The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable bombers will visit South Africa in what appears to be ...

Inequality now extends to people's DNA

It's well known that some areas of the UK are poorer than others. These include Wales and northern Britain, which ...

North Macedonia Sets April Date For Snap Polls After EU Snub

The leaders of North Macedonia have agreed on a date for snap elections that were called by Prime Minister Zoran ...

Putin Looks To Summit For Leg Up In Race For Influence In Africa

Russian President Vladimir Putin will host a summit in the Black Sea resort of Sochi this week as he looks ...

Can Renewable Power Reenergize Ukraine?

Chernobyl is again churning out energy -- not nuclear, but solar power.In the shadows of the shuttered nuclear power plant ...

Off Key? Song Mocking Ex-Central Bank Chief Sparks Outrage In Ukraine

A song appearing to make flippant fun of an arson attack on the home of former National Bank chief Valeria ...

Czech Intel Chief Says Russian Spy Network Was Meant For Cyberattacks

The head of the Czech counterintelligence service says a Russian espionage network that his agency dismantled last year was meant ...

WTA Finals Kvitova's reward after fitness fight

Prague - A slot in the WTA Finals is ample reward for grappling with injuries for much of the year ...

Mourinho doesn't rate Van Dijk as best in the world

Cape Town - Jose Mourinho thinks it's a slight exaggeration to call Liverpool centre-back Virgil van Dijk the best defender ...

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White House now looking for new G7 venue as Trump bows out

WASHINGTON, DC - In an abrupt about-face U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday night the upcoming G7 in June ...

EU to decide on half-hearted request by UK to extend Brexit deadline

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Saturday sent the European Union an unsigned photocopy of a request ...

UK prime minister vows to leave EU by 31 October after losing poll

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is sticking to his guns despite failing to get parliamentary backing to ...

Reporter's Notebook: Confusion and Fear in Northeastern Syria

TAL TAMER, SYRIA - Ambulances howled down the road to Ras al-Ayn, while small trucks piled with mattresses, appliances and ...

Facebook Suspends Russian Instagram Accounts Targeting U.S. Voters

Facebook says it has suspended a series of Instagram accounts originating in Russia whose operators posed as people inside the ...

Criticism 'bothers me' says Zidane ahead of crunch Galatasaray game

Istanbul - Zinedine Zidane has admitted he feels irritated by the criticism of him as Real Madrid coach as his ...

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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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