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 2020-01-24 01:19 

Fox News

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World Holocaust Forum: Pence, Netanyahu, and other world leaders speak...

The leaders who addressed the World Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem were united in condemning the murder of 6 million Jews by the Nazis and their collaborators during World War II, and in vowing to learn from the past. But their diverging views of what that ...

 2020-01-24 00:55 

RTHK News

Mainland death toll from Wuhan virus hits 25: govt...

The death toll in the mainland's viral outbreak has risen to 25, with the number of confirmed cases also leaping to 830, the national health commission said on Friday.The body said authorities also were examining 1,072 suspected cases of the virus.The...

 2020-01-24 00:53 

Washington Post

El Salvador holds man on charge of promoting migrant caravan...

In one of the first cases of its kind, a court in El Salvador has ordered a man held pending trial on charges he promoted the formation of a migrant caravan...

 2020-01-24 00:53 

Deutsche Welle

'Sopranos' actress says Weinstein raped her...

Annabella Sciorra testified that the alleged rape left her feeling like she was "having a seizure." Her testimony could help prosecutors convict him of being a career sexual predator....

 2020-01-24 00:45 

Sydney Morning Herald

An unbridgeable fire break divides a paradise politicised...

After a recent trip home, I realised why Americans had stopped asking me why I chose to move to the US....

 2020-01-24 00:44 

Al Jazeera

Philippines' Duterte threatens to end military deal with US...

Philippine president issues threat after US move to cancel visa of a political ally who oversaw the deadly drug war....

 2020-01-24 00:36 

Fox News

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Isabel dos Santos, Africa's richest woman: 5 things to know...

Isabel dos Santos, Africa's richest woman worth a reported $2 billion, is under increasing scrutiny over a series of murky deals that have affected her businesses and sparked a corruption investigation into her financial dealings in Angola....

 2020-01-24 00:33 

Washington Post

Firefighting plane crashes in Australia, killing 3 Americans...

Three American crew members have died when a C-130 Hercules aerial water tanker crashed while battling wildfires in southeastern Australia...

 2020-01-24 00:31 

Washington Post

China confirms 1st death outside epicenter of viral outbreak...

China's National Health Commission says the number of cases of a new respiratory virus has risen to 830 with 25 deaths...

 2020-01-24 00:24 

Fox News

[ World ]

American firefighters killed in C-130 crash battling Australian wildfires were from California-based crew...

The three American firefighters who died when their water tanker crashed while battling wildfires in Australia Thursday were from a California-based crew, according to a statement from California Gov. Gavin Newsom....

 2020-01-24 00:22 

Washington Post

China's National Health Commission confirms 830 cases of new respiratory virus, 25 deaths...

China's National Health Commission confirms 830 cases of new respiratory virus, 25 deaths...

 2020-01-24 00:22 

Sky News

25 coronavirus deaths in China as virus spreads...

Twenty-five people have died from the deadly coronavirus in China, China's National Health Commission has confirmed....

 2020-01-24 00:14 

Washington Post

Mexican guardsmen break up migrant caravan along highway...

Hundreds of Central American migrants have been hauled onto to buses by Mexican national guardsmen and immigration agents after crossing into the country early Thursday and walking for hours along a rural highway...

 2020-01-24 00:14 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Grotesque': British entrepreneur shot down over plan to sell koala fur as bushfire fundraiser...

Former Apprentice UK contestant Ryan-Mark Parsons suggested skinning the animals to make fur scarves for the wealthy during a morning TV appearance....

 2020-01-23 23:56 

CBS News

Father and son duo determined to help the homeless one meal at a time...

John and Chase Hansen started Project Empathy to share a meal with someone, listen to their story and figure out how they can help....

 2020-01-23 23:54 

Deutsche Welle

Mount Vesuvius eruption melted victim's brain to glass...

The finding marks the first time that scientists have verified the process of vitrification. The black brain fragment has captivated researchers since its discovery in the 1960s....

 2020-01-23 23:51 

Euronews

Trump's Senate impeachment trial: What happened on Day Three...

Trump's Senate impeachment trial: What happened on Day Three...

 2020-01-23 23:45 

Al Jazeera

Hogging plates: China's diners still want pork despite price rise...

Pork prices have doubled in China, but that wont stop families enjoying the traditional dumplings on Lunar New Year....

 2020-01-23 23:44 

AP

Spain-Venezuela encounter by tarmac unleashes speculation...

MADRID (AP) — A secretive meeting this week by the tarmac of Madrid's international airport between two prominent officials from Spain and Venezuela triggered a political storm on Thursday, with......

 2020-01-23 23:43 

NBC News

Applebee's employee says she was fired after booting customer who made anti-Muslim remarks...

A former supervisor at an Applebee's in New Jersey is suing the restaurant chain, alleging she faced retaliation after she asked a bar patron who made racist comments about Muslims to leave....

 2020-01-23 23:42 

Reuters Africa

Biden leads, while others gain momentum in bid for 2020 nomination, poll shows...
 2020-01-23 23:41 

Sydney Morning Herald

'Significant risk' Boeing-made satellite could explode in orbit...

A US government agency has granted request to move the satellite into an orbital graveyard, and to do so quickly without venting all its fuel as is usually required....

 2020-01-23 23:32 

AP

Mexico's tough response to migrants doesn't stir outcry...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The hundreds of Central American migrants walking north in southern Mexico have received steady media coverage in Mexico, but with sky high murders, a stagnant economy and......

 2020-01-23 23:27 

Deutsche Welle

US investigates second suspected coronavirus case...

A Texas student is undergoing testing for the deadly virus that originated in Wuhan, China, where the student had recently spent time. Japan also confirmed a second case, with the WHO closely tracking developments....

 2020-01-23 23:25 

Washington Post

Trump's sanctions on Iran are helping fuel a new refugee crisis — in Turkey...

Iran has long hosted millions of Afghan refugees, but its economic crisis is sending them to the exits....

 2020-01-23 23:23 

ABC Australia

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Non-Indigenous business fails in bid to trademark Aboriginal name 'used for thousands of years'...

An application lodged by a pair of Queensland business owners to trademark a name that is said to date back to the Dreamtime has failed, much to the relief of Indigenous stakeholders who saw the move as an attempt to steal Indigenous language....

 2020-01-23 23:14 

Fox News

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Albert Einstein coin is the smallest of its kind...

Switzerland has minted what it calls the smallest gold coin in the world which features famed physicist Albert Einstein with his tongue sticking out....

 2020-01-23 23:04 

Washington Post

See how the coronavirus is upending daily life in China...

These photos show how the health crisis is unfolding across China and the world....

 2020-01-23 23:02 

Washington Post

Crime victims march to Mexico City to protest violence...

Hundreds of crime victims and their relatives have begun a four-day march to Mexico City to protest a wave of killings and disappearances that left 35,588 people dead in 2019...

 2020-01-23 23:02 

Euronews

Enthusiastic opening to the 2020 World Judo Tour...

The IJF World Judo Tour 2020 saw a packed stadium at the spectacular opening ceremony in Tel Aviv....

 2020-01-23 23:01 

Euronews

Key moderate Republicans 'offended,' 'stunned' after Nadler accuses senators of 'cover-up'...

Key moderate Republicans 'offended,' 'stunned' after Nadler accuses senators of 'cover-up'...

 2020-01-23 22:56 

Al Jazeera

Trump says he will release Middle East peace plan by Tuesday...

Trump says he will release the long-awaited plan before Israeli PM Netanyahu visits the White House next week....

 2020-01-23 22:47 

Washington Post

Spain-Venezuela encounter by tarmac unleashes speculation...

A secretive meeting this week at Madrid's airport between Spanish and Venezuelan officials has triggered a political storm, with conservative parties pressing Spain's leftist government for a full disclosure of the talks' content...

 2020-01-23 22:43 

Breitbart Middle East

Senior Iranian Political Figure Suggests Ransoming U.S. Hostages for Income...

Senior Iranian political strategist Hassan Abbasi last week suggested taking Americans hostage to generate billions in ransom....

 2020-01-23 22:34 

Washington Post

Mexico's tough response to migrants doesn't stir outcry...

The hundreds of Central American migrants walking north in southern Mexico have received steady media coverage in Mexico, but with sky high murders, a stagnant economy and corruption topping the national agenda, President Andrs Manuel Lpez Obrador's a...

 2020-01-23 22:34 

Reuters

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Japan confirms second case of Wuhan virus: health ministry...

Japan has confirmed a second case of infection by the new coronavirus from China......

 2020-01-23 22:33 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

US secretary in Greta jibe...

It does not take a degree to know the world is not meeting its climate targets: Greta Thunberg on twitter...

 2020-01-23 22:32 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

Indian nurse tests positive for coronavirus...

The nurse is being treated at the Aseer National Hospital and is recovering well...

 2020-01-23 22:32 

The Telegragh

[ India ]

China puts millions on lockdown as toll rises to 18...

Health officials fear the transmission rate could accelerate...

 2020-01-23 22:15 

Radio Free Asia

China Jails Student For Tweets Sent in US Showing President as Winnie The Pooh...

Liu Daiqing was recently released from a six-month prison term for 'picking quarrels and stirring up trouble.'...

 2020-01-23 22:15 

Al Jazeera

Trump impeachment trial: Who are the key players?...

A guide to the key players from House impeachment managers to Trumps lawyers to the witnesses Democrats want to call....

 2020-01-23 22:10 

Washington Post

Questions linger over investigation into Jeff Bezos' hacking...

Cybersecurity experts say there are many questions still unanswered from an investigation commissioned by Jeff Bezos that concluded the billionaire's phone was likely hacked after receiving a video file with malicious spyware from the WhatsApp account...

 2020-01-23 22:05 

Reuters Africa

Venezuelan opposition party seeks U.S. blessing to 'repeat' 2018 election - document...

Venezuelan opposition politician Henri Falcon...

 2020-01-23 22:01 

Sydney Morning Herald

Harry and Meghan welcomed by Canadians, but only if they pay their way...

More than 90,000 people have signed an online petition from the Canadian Taxpayers Federation demanding the royal couple pay their own way....

 2020-01-23 21:59 

Al Jazeera

Soros: World increasingly ruled by 'would-be or actual dictators'...

Billionaire philanthropist George Soros lashes out at Putin, Trump, Xi and Modi as he announces new university project....

 2020-01-23 21:58 

Deutsche Welle

Poland: Lawmakers give green light to judge 'muzzle law'...

The lower house, the Sejm, has approved a bill that analysts fear could be used to stifle judges critical of government legal reforms. The new legislation has been heavily criticized by the European Union, among others....

 2020-01-23 21:58 

NBC News

Florida man suspected as 'Pillowcase Rapist' due to DNA evidence from his son...

Robert Koehler, 60, is being investigated for the attacks allegedly committed by a man authorities dubbed the...

 2020-01-23 21:57 

ABC Australia

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'Very dangerous' thunderstorm, hail, winds, on the way for smoky Sydney...

Sydney wakes to a brown haze classified as hazardous by authorities and will see a "very dangerous" storm move through the region with the chance of flash flooding....

 2020-01-23 21:54 

AP

Puerto Ricans protest in anger over unused emergency aid...

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hundreds of people joined a protest Thursday organized by Puerto Rican singer Ren Prez of Calle 13 fame in a demonstration reminiscent of those that ousted the......

 2020-01-23 21:52 

Washington Post

Family receives remains of 6 killed in El Salvador massacre...

El Salvador's forensic institute has turned over to family members the remains of six of the more than 200 rural residents killed by soldiers in August 1982 El Calabozo massacre...

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