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 2019-07-19 15:27 

ANA-MPA

Minor damage to central Athens buildings due to quake; aftershocks continuing...

Reports of minor damage were coming in from areas of central Athens on Friday afternoon,......

 2019-07-19 15:27 

Kuwait News Agency

German Chancellor urges Iran to abide by nuclear deal...

BERLIN, July 19 (KUNA) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday urged the Iranian government to abide by the nuclear deal despite the US withdrawal from it in May last year. In a press conference, Merkel said that the commitment of her country, France...

 2019-07-19 15:24 

UPI

Greek authorities name suspect in death of American scientist Suzanne Eaton...

Greek police have identified the man they say killed an American scientist at a conference in Crete this month....

 2019-07-19 15:23 

Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Ambassador to Lebanon Dismisses Lebanese Al-Joumhouria Report on NEOM Jobs Earmarked for Lebanese...
 2019-07-19 15:23 

UPI

USS Stethem arrives at new homeport in San Diego...

A USS Stethem, a guided-missile destroyer, arrived at its new homeport in San Diego after 14 years...

 2019-07-19 15:22 

Ecns.cn

Annual Paris Plage event held at banks of River Seine...

People rest during the Paris Plage at the banks of River Seine, in Paris, France, July 17, 2019. The annual Paris Plage (Paris beach) event is held from July 6 to Sept. 1, 2019....

 2019-07-19 15:20 

AFP

Top US swimmer King slams FINA doping controls in Sun row...

American world record holder Lilly King hit out Friday at swimming's governing body over its doping protocols, as claims China's Sun Yang destroyed blood samples stunned athletes before the world championships in South Korea.The global network of ...

 2019-07-19 15:15 

UPI

Delaware submarine nears delivery to U.S. Navy as first meals served...

Meals were served for the first time on the submarine Delaware as the Virginia-class vessel nears delivery to the U.S. Navy....

 2019-07-19 15:14 

Ecns.cn

Grandpa crafts unique wooden school bag...

Li Chunqiang spent four days making a trolley school bag for his grandson. Li is the third generation in his family to work as carpenters....

 2019-07-19 15:12 

Press Trust of India

Cong MLAs raise deficit rainfall issue in Assembly...

Bhubaneswar, Jul 19 (PTI) With Odisha receivingdeficit rainfall during the ongoing monsoon, OppositionCongress MLAs on Friday expressed concern over the situationand claimed that a farmer committed suicide in Bolangirdistrict due to crop loss.The issue wa...

 2019-07-19 15:08 

Ecns.cn

83-year-old creates impressive cement figurine collection in village...

Tan Mingkui, 83, works in his self-made cement craft workshop on a slope in Tongjiang Village, Nanning City, South China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, July 18, 2019....

 2019-07-19 15:07 

Press Trust of India

Three arrested for physically abusing minor at Dal Lake...

Srinagar, Jul 19 (PTI) Three men were arrested in connection with the alleged physical abuse of a girl in a houseboat on the Dal Lake in Hazratbal here, police said on Friday. A complaint was registered, following which a raid was conducted on Thursday. T...

 2019-07-19 15:04 

UPI

Warm water, lotion may reduce eczema, food allergy risk in babies...

Babies with eczema have a high risk of developing asthma, food allergies and hay fever later in life, but that a "soak and seal" method of moistening a baby's skin can help prevent cracks from the condition....

 2019-07-19 15:04 

UPI

Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill avoids suspension...

Kansas City Chiefs star Tyreek Hill will not be suspended by the NFL for violating the league's personal conduct policy following investigations into child abuse claims made against the wide receiver....

 2019-07-19 15:04 

AFP

Tehran denies US claim of destroying Iranian drone...

Tehran on Friday denied the United States had downed one of its drones, saying all Iranian aircraft were accounted for and jesting Washington may have accidentally hit their own machine.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you...

 2019-07-19 15:04 

AFP

Top US swimmer King slams FINA doping controls in Sun row...

American world record holder Lilly King hit out Friday at swimming's governing body over its doping protocols, as claims China's Sun Yang destroyed blood samples stunned athletes before the world championships in South Korea.The global network of ...

 2019-07-19 15:03 

Reuters Canada

NFL declines to punish Chiefs WR Hill...

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill will not be punished under the personal conduct policy as the NFL closed its formal investigation into multiple alleged physical altercations....

 2019-07-19 15:03 

Press Trust of India

Ashwin says Zimbabwe Cricket suspension 'heartbreaking'...

New Delhi, Jul 19 (PTI) The suspension of Zimbabwe Cricket has affected players not only in their country but it has also found an echo in cricket powerhouse India, with off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin Friday labelling the development "heartbreaking&#...

 2019-07-19 15:01 

dpa

Fiat Chrysler: A 'second tier' carmaker still searching for a future...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2019-07-19 15:00 

UPI

Watch: Tiger Woods misses weekend cut at 2019 British Open...

Masters champion Tiger Woods missed his second consecutive cut at a major championship after carding a second-round 70 at the 2019 British Open on Friday at Royal Portrush Golf Club in Northern Ireland....

 2019-07-19 14:59 

Ecns.cn

Li Na to kick off Int'l Tennis Hall of Fame induction weekend in New York...

Two-time Grand Slam Champion Li Na will be kicking off her upcoming International Tennis Hall of Fame (ITHF) induction weekend by sharing her love of the game with some of the sport's youngest players and fans....

 2019-07-19 14:59 

Kuwait News Agency

Briefing of KUNA main news for Friday until 12:00 GMT...

2809998 KUWAIT -- Price of Kuwaiti oil went down USD 1.14 to USD 63.73 per barrel (pb) Thursday from USD 64.87 pb Wednesday, says Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC). 2809981 WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon, in a statement on downing an Iranian pilotless aircra...

 2019-07-19 14:59 

Press Trust of India

Sports Highlights at 1700 Hours...

New Delhi, Jul 19 (PTI) Following are the top/expected stories at 1700 hours: EXPECTED STORIES: *Report of Russia Open badminton tournament. *Report of Indonesia Open badminton. STORIES ON THE WIRE: SPO-GAMBHIR-DHONITime to take practical decision on Dhon...

 2019-07-19 14:57 

UPI

Watch: Sam Smith dances in 'How Do You Sleep?' video...

Sam Smith channels his "inner dancing queen" in the video for his new single "How Do You Sleep?"...

 2019-07-19 14:55 

AFP

American Manuel embraces role as swim trailblazer...

When Simone Manuel was growing up, people laughed at her for wanting to become a swimmer, telling her to take up basketball or track and field instead.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to share or a question, ...

 2019-07-19 14:52 

Central News Agency

Rare bird spotted on Matsu Islands...

Taipei, July 19 (CNA) The Chinese crested tern (Thalasseus bernsteini), a rare bird on the brink of extinction, has been spotted again this year on the Taiwan-held Matsu Islands -- its original habitat -- researchers said Friday....

 2019-07-19 14:52 

FARS News Agency

Idlib: Tens of Foreign Terrorists Killed, 5 Militant Centers Destroyed in Russian-Syrian Airstrikes...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Russian and Syrian air forces destroyed five key centers of the Turkistani Party terrorist group in joint airstrikes in Southwestern Idlib, killing tens of terrorists, the Arabic-language media outlets reported....

 2019-07-19 14:52 

AFP

S. Korean man kills himself as dispute with Japan escalates...

An elderly South Korean man died on Friday after setting himself on fire outside the Japanese embassy in Seoul as a bitter diplomatic dispute over wartime forced labour compensation took a fatal turn.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 c...

 2019-07-19 14:52 

AFP

Tehran denies US claim of destroying Iranian drone...

Tehran on Friday denied the United States had downed one of its drones, saying all Iranian aircraft were accounted for and jesting Washington may have accidentally hit their own machine.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf you...

 2019-07-19 14:51 

Reuters Africa

Australia banking on quick fix at fullback...

Australia believe Tom Banks is the player to fill the gaping hole left in the number 15 jersey by the sacking of Israel Folau, and the Brumbies fullback is set for a baptism of fire in the cauldron of Ellis Park on Saturday....

 2019-07-19 14:51 

FARS News Agency

Iranian Para-Powerlifter Reclaims Title at World Championships...

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian world and Paralympic powerlifting record holder, Siamand Rahman, won the gold medal at the 2019 World Para Powerlifting Championships underway in Kazakhstan's capital city of Nur-Sultan on Friday....

 2019-07-19 14:51 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

Minister Enggartiasto visits Beijing main market...

The Indonesian Trade Minister, Enggartiasto Lukita, visited the Xinfadi Central Market, Beijing, Friday, to closely observe the buying and selling activities at the biggest wholesale center in the Chinese capital.During the ......

 2019-07-19 14:51 

IANS

Sindhu beats Okuhara 21-14, 21-7, storms into Indonesia semis...

Jakarta, July 19: P.V. Sindhu beat world no. 2 Nozomi Okuhara 21-14, 21-7 to storm into the semi-final of the Indonesia Open on Friday. The match lasted just 41 minutes, making it the fastest victory for the no.5 ranked Indian over her Japanese rival....

 2019-07-19 14:47 

UPI

Look: Alligator caught in parking lot of Pennsylvania store...

Police said an alligator was caught wandering in the parking lot of a Pennsylvania store -- the fourth alligator captured in the Pittsburgh area since May....

 2019-07-19 14:46 

Reuters Africa

Meteo France revises June record temperature to 46 degrees Celsius...

The highest temperature in France was 46 degrees Celsius on June 28 at Verargues in the south of France, meteorological service Meteo France said on Friday, following analysis of data collected from other stations....

 2019-07-19 14:46 

AFP

Dennis says quitting Tour was 'right decision'...

Australian Rohan Dennis said his abrupt withdrawal from the Tour de France was the 'right decision' ahead of Friday's time-trial, the discipline at which he is world champion.The global network of Agence France-Presse covers 151 countriesIf yo...

 2019-07-19 14:45 

Reuters Canada

Australia banking on quick fix at fullback...

Australia believe Tom Banks is the player to fill the gaping hole left in the number 15 jersey by the sacking of Israel Folau, and the Brumbies fullback is set for a baptism of fire in the cauldron of Ellis Park on Saturday....

 2019-07-19 14:45 

Ecns.cn

Trump, the U.S. economy and the 2020 election...

Forget the rhetorical sparring, impeachment calls and incendiary tweets, the underlying state of the economy historically tips the balance of a U.S. presidential election....

 2019-07-19 14:44 

Ecns.cn

Huawei kicks its top phone assembler out of the supply chain...

After suspending part of the production in May due to the U.S. "Entity List" restriction, Flex Ltd, Huawei's largest smartphone assembler, has halted all production lines in its Changsha factory based in central China's Hunan Province, acc...

 2019-07-19 14:44 

UPI

Look: Kacey Musgraves performs, adds new tour dates on 'Today'...

Country star Kacey Musgraves performed "Slow Burn" and announced five more shows on her "Oh, What a World" tour on "Today."...

 2019-07-19 14:43 

BloombergQuint

Credit Suisse Hires Jerry Wiant From Lazard to Run Banks M&A...

Credit Suisse Hires Jerry Wiant From Lazard to Run Banks M&A...

 2019-07-19 14:42 

Sputnik International

UK Not To Finalise Decision on Huawei Until After New PM Appointed, Alarming Lawmakers — Reports...

The news comes after a committee of British lawmakers urged the UK's next prime minister, widely seen as Tory frontrunner Boris Johnson, to decide on Huawei's role in building the UK's next-generation 5G networks as the current debates are dam...

 2019-07-19 14:42 

Sputnik International

PewDiePie, Actor-Turned YouTuber Jack Black Join Forces to Combat Mental Health Problems - Report...

The Hollywood actor took the video platform by storm six months ago with his channel Jablinski Games, dedicated to gaming, food, and life. In his YouTube debut, he teased the King of YouTube, dubbed for his most subscribed private blog, and promised to be...

 2019-07-19 14:40 

Reuters Africa

NGO says staff member, five others, missing after deadly Nigeria convoy attack...

One Action Against Hunger staff member, two drivers and three other health workers are missing after an attack on a convoy in northeast Nigeria in which one driver was killed, the aid organisation said in a statement on Friday....

 2019-07-19 14:40 

IANS

Rose Valley case: ED quizzes Bengali superstar Prasenjit...

Kolkata, July 19 (IANS) The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday quizzed Bengali superstar Prasenjit Chatterjee for more than six hours in connection with the Rose Valley chit fund scam....

 2019-07-19 14:38 

Reuters Canada

Owens to referee World Cup opening match...

Nigel Owens, who refereed the 2015 Rugby World Cup final, will get the 2019 tournament underway when he takes charge of the opening game between Japan and Russia in Tokyo on Sept. 20....

 2019-07-19 14:37 

IANS

Manika Batra withdraws from individual events of Commonwealth TT Championships...

Cuttack, July 19: Star Indian paddler Manika Batra has withdrawn from all individual events of the ongoing Commonwealth Table Tennis Championships citing ill health. The 24-year-old, alongwith Sharath Kamal led the Indian contingent in the tournament, and...

 2019-07-19 14:37 

Reuters Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa to stay on recovery path, rate cuts on the horizon...

Sub-Saharan Africa will stay on its recovery path next year provided heavyweight economies punch better, a Reuters poll found, but it will still grow below potential for a part of the world with a growing population....

 2019-07-19 14:37 

Antara News

[ Indonesia ]

ASEAN English training focuses on disaster management...

An English Language Training for 18 ASEAN disaster response officers held by the Indonesian government in collaboration with the United States Embassy is focusing on disaster management."The instructors have very broad ......

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