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Feb 26 2020

Thai court disbands opposition party over illegal loan

After considering that the party and its executives violated the donation limits, the court concluded the money was from "an illegitimate source" as defined under section...

Feb 26 2020

South Sudan President, Rebel Leader Strike Peace Deal

The breakthrough happened on Thursday, when President Salva Kiir met rebel leader Riek Machar and agreed to appoint Machar as his deputy in a new three-year coalition g...

Feb 25 2020

2 arrested in connection to disappearance of 15-month-old Tennessee girl

Boswell told WCYB that she knows who has Evelyn and didn't want to contact police because she thought the person would disappear with her daughter. "We think they have ...

Feb 25 2020

Bear relocated after wandering suburb for two days

Monrovia police department earlier said officers were keeping watch. "Just your average bear", said Doug Dennis of the bear seen entering his yard as he was leaving for...

Feb 25 2020

Lori Vallow, Mother of 2 Missing Idaho Kids, Arrested in Hawaii

The mother of two missing children has been arrested by police officers in Hawaii on a warrant issued by Madison County, Idaho , according to a statement from police...

Feb 23 2020

China coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

Meanwhile WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned that the "window of opportunity" to contain the worldwide spread of the outbreak was "narrowing", as cases surged ...

Feb 23 2020

Big trade differences remain ahead of Trump's India trip - U.S

He also suggested, however, that the president's trip to India will not result in a big trade deal , though it is a good first step in a positive direction for the two...

Feb 23 2020

Jitters in South Korea as Coronavirus Cases Double for 3 Straight Days

The World Health Organisation warned nations could face a serious problem if they fail to "hit hard now" against the virus, which has infected more than 75,000 in China ...

Feb 22 2020

World Health Organization conducting 2 clinical trials to fight virus

Manoj V. Murhekar, Director of the Chennai-based National Institute of Epidemiology (NIE). The National Health Commission also said in its daily update that China tal...

Feb 22 2020

Turkey says might receive U.S. missiles over Syria threat

He said that basic infrastructure was falling apart, health facilities were being destroyed and the risk of disease outbreaks was high. Map of Syria showing northwest...

Feb 21 2020

Trump's Latest Sanctions Target a Russian Company Operating in Venezuela

European refiners could look to source replacement crudes from West Africa, Brazil and the U.S. Gulf Coast, if Urals become expensive, traders said. The ban will likely...

Feb 21 2020

Travel advisory if you are driving south or east

Still, some uncertainty remains with and when the changeover to snow and how much accumulation due to the disagreement amongst the various and latest Model guidance. Nort...

Feb 21 2020

Trump expected to tap loyalist as intel official

He also retweeted Congressman Matt Gaetz, who wrote that fifty years ago, a gay person could not work in the intelligence community, and that now Grenell, openly declarin...

Feb 21 2020

US$50 bil award for shareholders of defunct oil firm Yukos upheld

This insolvency occured after Yukos' former owner, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who now lives in exile in London, fell out with President Vladimir Putin and the Russian gove...

Feb 21 2020

Number of new coronavirus cases drops in China

Regardless of which, could this drop in newly confirmed patients indicate a slowing down of the Covid-19 virus? For instance, experts said that a husband developing s...

Feb 19 2020

More People Tested Positive for New Coronavirus on Cruise Ship in Japan

Two were taken to Nebraska, and another was in California for treatment. The new cases take the total from the Diamond Princess to 542 - easily the biggest cluster ou...

Feb 19 2020

Japan confirms 12 Canadians on cruise ship infected with novel coronavirus

A total of 218 people are confirmed infected on the ship, out of the 713 people tested since it entered Yokohama Port on February 3 - making the outbreak the largest cl...

Feb 19 2020

Trump Confidant Roger Stone Loses Bid to Delay Sentencing Hearing

That ended with a vote in the Senate that fell far short of the two-thirds required to remove him from office. And Trump bullied Sessions mercilessly for the lawyer's...

Feb 19 2020

Trump expected to commute Rod Blagojevich's sentence

US President Donald Trump has commuted the prison sentence of Rod Blagojevich , a man once seen as an unlikely candidate for White House clemency. Common Cause Illin...

Feb 18 2020

USA cruise ship evacuees test positive for coronavirus

Last week, an 83-year-old American woman who had been on board another cruise ship, Holland America's MS Westerdam, which docked in Cambodia, tested positive after she ...