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 2018-11-15 20:52 

Reuters

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Assisted reproduction tied to risk of intellectual disabilities in kids...

(Reuters Health) - Parents who use reproductive technologies like in vitro ferti......

 2018-11-15 20:51 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Why pancreatic cancer is so deadly and early symptoms hard to spot...

On World Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Day, advocates are working to bring attention to this especially deadly disease...

 2018-11-15 20:49 

Sydney Morning Herald

Macedonian ex-PM's asylum plea puts Hungary's Viktor Orban in a jam...

The convicted former prime minister of the Republic of Macedonia fled to Hungary and applied for political asylum, challenging PM Viktor Orba's balancing act....

 2018-11-15 20:47 

Fox News

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Albania police: Fugitive pol seen in Hungarian Embassy car...

The Hungarian government said Thursday it did not assist a fugitive politician leave Macedonia to avoid serving a prison sentence, while police in Albania said he was seen departing their country in a Hungarian Embassy vehicle....

 2018-11-15 20:44 

i24 News

S.Korea says too early to restart industrial zone with N. Korea...
 2018-11-15 20:43 

Al Jazeera

EU 'deeply concerned' over rights situation in Tanzania...

The European Union's ambassador to Tanzania was forced to leave the country after facing government pressure, bloc says....

 2018-11-15 20:41 

Reuters Africa

U.S. imposes sanctions for Khashoggi killing, Saudis seek death penalty...

The United States imposed economic sanctions on 17 Saudi officials on Thursday for their role in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Saudi Arabia...

 2018-11-15 20:34 

Sky News

Trump to visit wildfire victims in California...

Donald Trump is to visit California on Saturday where he will meet people caught up in this month's devastating wildfires, the White House has said....

 2018-11-15 20:33 

CNN

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These jobs have highest suicide rates in the United States, according to the CDC...

From 2000 to 2016, the suicide rate among the US working-age population, people 16 to 64, increased 34%, a new CDC report says....

 2018-11-15 20:29 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Former Armenian President Kocharian Risks Being Rearrested...

Armenia's top court on November 15 overturned an earlier decision by a lower court to release former President Robert Kocharian from custody following coup charges leveled against him....

 2018-11-15 20:28 

i24 News

Judge delays ruling on CNN suit to reinstate White House reporter...
 2018-11-15 20:26 

Sydney Morning Herald

George Soros calls for investigation of Facebook after news of smear...

Liberal philanthropist George Soros has called on Facebook to initiate an independent, internal investigation of its lobbying and public relations work....

 2018-11-15 20:25 

Radio Free Asia

Detention of Bishop in China's Zhejiang Casts Doubts on Vatican Deal...

Bishop Peter Shao of Wenzhou has been taken to an unknown location amid pressure for him to join a state-sponsored body in charge of Chinese Catholics....

 2018-11-15 20:24 

CBC

Florida the 'laughingstock of the world,' judge says in vote recount ruling...

A federal judge slammed Florida on Thursday for repeatedly failing to anticipate election problems and said the state law on recounts appears to violate the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that decided the presidency in 2000....

 2018-11-15 20:22 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

EU Cuts Moldova Funding Amid Rule-Of-Law Concerns...

The European Commission on November 15 said it was cutting its financial assistance to Moldova by 20 million euros ($22.7 million) per year for both 2017 and 2018 amid concerns about the rule of law and the democratic backsliding of the country....

 2018-11-15 20:22 

Reuters Africa

Pentagon fails its first-ever audit, official says...

The Pentagon has failed what is being called its first-ever comprehensive audit, a senior official said on Thursday, finding U.S. Defense Department accounting discrepancies that could take years to resolve....

 2018-11-15 20:20 

Washington Post

Family: North Carolina hiker missing in Mexico killed...

The family of an American hiker missing in northern Mexico says that the state government has informed it that he was killed by a criminal organization...

 2018-11-15 20:20 

Al Jazeera

Does repatriation of Rohingya breach international law?...

Bangladesh halts transportation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar after protests....

 2018-11-15 20:18 

Reuters Africa

Jurors in 'El Chapo' trial told of Mexico's drug wars, corruption...

A key prosecution witness in the U.S. trial of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman on Thursday told jurors that there were "a lot of deaths" as the accused Mexican drug lord and his associates built the Sinaloa Cartel in the 1990s through bloody con...

 2018-11-15 20:18 

Euronews

What do Europeans think of the Brexit deal?| #TheCube...

From a farmer based along the Irish border to a flower shop owner in Oxfordshire, the Cube heard from voices across Europe on how they feel about Brexit negotiations and the draft deal in what is a tumultuous time for UK politics....

 2018-11-15 20:18 

Deutsche Welle

Ex-Nazi death camp guard says he was following orders, did not know of executions...

The 94-year-old defendant testified he thought prisoners' deaths were the result of "miserable conditions" in the camp. Some 65,000 people were killed in the Stutthof concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland....

 2018-11-15 20:16 

ABC Australia

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The Coen Brothers ponder mortality and morality in the Wild West...

Joel and Ethan Coen's Netflix debut, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, features six darkly comic and deeply anti-heroic tales from the American frontier....

 2018-11-15 20:16 

Al Jazeera

Seven UN peacekeepers killed in fight against DRC rebels...

Several DRC soldiers also killed or wounded in joint operation targeting Allied Democratic Forces fighters in northeast....

 2018-11-15 20:15 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Prosecutor seeks death penalty for five suspected of Khashoggi killing...

Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor recommends the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, in a case that has sparked a global outcry and opened the kingdom to possible sanctions....

 2018-11-15 20:13 

NBC News

Pittsburgh woman's car damaged in SpaghettiOs assault...

Police are investigating an assault involving several cans of SpaghettiOs in Pittsburgh. WTAE-TV reports a woman told police she was meeting someone in the city's Terrace Village neighborhood last month when another woman approached her and began thro...

 2018-11-15 20:09 

DEBKAfile

Russia Swings back to Libya, Promotes the Late Qaddafi's Son as Next Leader...

Chaos-ridden Libya this week saw its first ray of light since the overthrow of Muammar Qaddafi in 2011. An international The post Russia Swings back to Libya, Promotes the Late Qaddafi's Son as Next Leader appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-11-15 20:08 

DEBKAfile

Portugal Grants China a Mid-Atlantic Foothold...

Surprise and alarm greeted the discovery in Washington and Brussels of a quietly negotiated deal for Portugal, a member NATO, The post Portugal Grants China a Mid-Atlantic Foothold appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-11-15 20:07 

DEBKAfile

Iran/Hizballah's Gaza Ploy to Deflect Israel from Smashing their Missile Upgrade Plants...

When they happened to meet face to face at the presidential lunch at Elysee Palace on Sunday, Oct. 11, Prime The post Iran/Hizballah's Gaza Ploy to Deflect Israel from Smashing their Missile Upgrade Plants appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-11-15 20:06 

Washington Post

An Irish teenager said she was raped. Then her lacy underwear was used against her....
 2018-11-15 20:05 

DEBKAfile

Cabinet Crisis May Spur Israeli Air Force Showdown with Russian S-300s in Syria...

On Tuesday, Nov. 14, Avigdor Lieberman announced his resignation as Israel's Defense Minister. He may have seen in Russian news The post Cabinet Crisis May Spur Israeli Air Force Showdown with Russian S-300s in Syria appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2018-11-15 20:05 

News24

Witness: El Chapo told me to give $100 000 to general...

A former Mexican cartel member is testifying for the US government at the New York City trial of the notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman....

 2018-11-15 20:05 

DEBKAfile

How His Tame Response to Gaza Rockets Is Forcing on Netanyahu a Snap Election...

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, after a remarkable career as the longest-running Israeli prime minister with the nickname of Mr. Security, The post How His Tame Response to Gaza Rockets Is Forcing on Netanyahu a Snap Election appeared first on DEBKAfil...

 2018-11-15 20:05 

Radio Free Asia

At Least 10 Vietnamese Arrested Amid Forced Evictions in Land Grabs in Danang...

Authorities try to clear out the remaining residents of Con Dau parish to make more room for an ecotourism project....

 2018-11-15 20:04 

Deutsche Welle

Denied access to migrants, UN experts call off Hungary trip...

A UN team was denied permission by the Hungarian government to visit transit zones housing migrants and asylum-seekers. The experts had been in the country on Budapest's invitation....

 2018-11-15 19:58 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

'From One Grave To Another': Afghan Hazara Fleeing Taliban Find Little Solace In Escape...

In the face of a major Taliban offensive, thousands of central Afghanistan's Hazara have fled -- by foot if they have to. But the road to safety doesn't lead to easy street....

 2018-11-15 19:57 

Deutsche Welle

International friendly live: Germany vs. Russia...

Joachim Lw's Germany face World Cup hosts Russia in their penultimate game of 2018 in Leipzig. Lw has given a number of young players, including Serge Gnabry, Kai Havertz and Thilo Kehrer the chance to impress....

 2018-11-15 19:55 

Reuters Africa

U.S. eyes possible ways to remove Erdogan foe to appease Turkey - NBC...

The Trump administration is exploring possible ways to remove U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, a foe of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, to convince Turkey to ease pressure on Saudi Arabia over the killing of a Saudi journalist, NBC News reporte...

 2018-11-15 19:52 

Reuters Africa

Czechs protest against PM Babis, coalition partner may quit government...

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis...

 2018-11-15 19:51 

Al Jazeera

California wildfires: 'If this town recovers, it will take years'...

Statewide death toll hits 59, with hundreds more unaccounted for as search continues for remains....

 2018-11-15 19:50 

Deutsche Welle

Police informants in Germany: Money, attention and scandal...

Despite the use of several informants, police weren't able to stop terrorist Anis Amri. Still, authorities continue to rely on such sources. How does it work? What do they get paid? DW asks the experts....

 2018-11-15 19:48 

Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's Court of Appeal Routinely Fails to Explain Verdicts: Rights Group...

Reasoned judgments allow parties to prepare for higher appeals and promote transparency, CCHR says....

 2018-11-15 19:47 

Fox News

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The Latest: Albania: Fugitive pol used Hungary embassy's car...

The Latest on Macedonia's fugitive former prime minister (all times local): 7:50 p.m. Police say a fugitive politician from Macedonia left Albania on Sunday evening in a vehicle belonging to the Hungarian Embassy in Albania....

 2018-11-15 19:46 

Washington Post

Afghan election, Taliban talks may be on collision course...

Amid fears that ethnic tensions could erupt, some urge putting peace first....

 2018-11-15 19:45 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Expanding telehealth support to farmers a step in right direction, doctor says...

As Australian telehealth services expand to accommodate drought-affected farmers, experts say there is still room for substantial growth in the sector....

 2018-11-15 19:40 

CBS News

[ World ]

What might Brexit actually look like?...

With the British government in chaos, how and even if the U.K. will leave the EU is unclear. Here are a few possible scenarios...

 2018-11-15 19:40 

Washington Post

Greece: Bailout lenders agree to scrap 2019 budget cuts...

Greek officials say lenders have agreed to scrap a major round of government funding cuts planned for next year after the country outperformed budget targets set to help protect public finances...

 2018-11-15 19:39 

Washington Post

Navy SEALs and Marine Raiders face murder charges in death of Special Forces soldier...

The four elite service members are accused of strangling Army Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar was strangled last year in Mali....

 2018-11-15 19:37 

CBC

7 UN peacekeepers killed fighting rebels in northeast Congo...

Seven UN peacekeepers were killed and 10 wounded in a military operation with Congolese forces against rebels in the northeast, which is facing a deadly Ebola outbreak, the United Nations said Thursday....

 2018-11-15 19:35 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Four Russian Prison Guards Jailed For Killing Inmate...

Four guards at a penitentiary in the Russian city of Chelyabinsk have been handed prison terms for beating an inmate to death....

 2018-11-15 19:34 

Washington Post

The Latest: Albania: Fugitive pol used Hungary embassy's car...

Police say a fugitive politician from Macedonia left Albania on Sunday evening in a vehicle belonging to the Hungarian Embassy in Albania...

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