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US Democratic Money Jitters Ease After Big 2nd Quarter Haul

WASHINGTON - Some big fundraising hauls by Democrats have eased worries that lackluster totals last quarter were a sign the ...


Trump Renews Attacks on Non-White Lawmakers

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Donald Trump renewed his attacks Monday on four Democratic members of Congress, all women of ...


Disneyland makes surveillance palatable - and profitable

We're in the heat of the summer blockbuster season, when Walt Disney is taking over theaters with releases like Toy ...


Study: Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Genetic Risk for Dementia

LOS ANGELES - A healthy lifestyle can cut your risk of developing Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia even if ...


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U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...

Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

Ten dead after extensive lightning strikes across Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Lightning has wreaked havoc across the southeast Asian nation of Bangladesh.At least ten people died on Saturday ...

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Why reparations to African-Americans are necessary -- and how to start now

In a 2016 poll, 58 per cent of African-Americans said they believed that the United States should pay financial reparations ...

What Canada and South Africa can teach the U.S. about slavery reparations

America's failure to understand, acknowledge and resolve the continuing catastrophe of slavery is holding back the entire nation.Without broad public ...

Meet the endangered Bunyip bird living in Australia's rice paddies

The debate around the Murray-Darling Basin is often sharply polarised: irrigation is destroying the environment, or water reforms are ruining ...

Curious Kids: can people live in space?

Curious Kids is a series for children. If you have a question you'd like an expert to answer, send it ...

When and where do Nile crocodiles attack? Here's what we found

The Nile crocodile is Africa's largest, and most widely distributed, crocodile. It can be found in Egypt in the North, ...

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U.S. stock markets continue record run

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks began the week with rises across the board on Monday, as the major ...


U.S. president claims reponsibility for slowing GDP growth in China

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump says tariffs on China are working by claiming credit for a major slide ...


Chinese and Japanese shares gain ground, greenback dips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Japan advanced on Monday, while in Australia the key index sagged.The U.S. dollar ...


Dubai gearing up for Expo2020

DUBAI, UAE - Planning for Expo 2020 Dubai is on track with construction projects well underway and transport plans being ...


Britain facing first recession since GFC

LONDON, UK - Recessions are bad for living standards, in both the short term and the longer term. And because ...


More jobs for Milwaukee, thanks to Donald J. Trump

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin - Derco, a Lockheed Martin company, is planning to expand its plant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, by up to ...


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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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