Fri, 19 Apr 2019

Massive healthcare fraud schemes uncovered in United States

CINCINNATI, Ohio - Thirty one doctors, 7 pharmacists, eight nurse practitioners, and seven other licensed medical professionals, are among 60 ...

Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...

North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...

Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...

Parisians still in shock as damage to historic cathedral is assessed

PARIS, France - Two-thirds of the largely medieval roof of Notre Dame cathedral in Paris are "gone" after the devastating ...

Egyptians to get final say on changes to constitution

CAIRO, Egypt - The man who deposed Egypt's first elected president in decades, will now likely hold the office for ...

62000 people estimated to have fled Nicaragua

MANAGUA, Nicaragua - More than 60,000 Nicaraguans have fled the Central American country in fear of their lives since anti-government ...

Yemenis starving as international support fails to materialise

SANA'A, Yemen - The humanitarian situation in Yemen is almost out of control as the UN battles to shore up much ...

Ceasefire agreed for Hudaydah, fighting continues unabated elsewhere

NEW YORK, New York - In Yemen, pro-government forces and al-Houthi rebels have agreed to withdraw forces from front lines ...

Who will help the 600,000 migrants and refugees in Libya

As Libya once again slides towards civil war, the European Union may not be able to turn a blind eye ...

Trump's Veto of Yemen War Bill Shows Israeli Influence in US: Iran

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denounced the US presidents veto of a congressional resolution to end US military assistance ...

Vunipola in awkward spotlight ahead of European semis

London - Saracens will hope the focus returns to their rugby when they face Munster in their European Champions Cup ...

Trade, North Korea on agenda for Trump-Abe talks

US President Donald Trump will travel to Japan in May for meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, including discussion ...

R3bn in contraband seized by SARS last year: This is what they found

Viagra, knock off clothes, cannabis oil and even cash are among items valued at R3.6bn bust by customs officials in ...

Judge Upholds NYC's Mandatory Measles Vaccination Order

NEW YORK - A Brooklyn judge on Thursday ruled against a group of parents who challenged New York City's recently ...

43 Disappeared Mexican Students Remembered in Ai Weiwei Exhibit

MEXICO CITY - Chinese artist Ai Weiweis interest in studying human rights around the world led to his meeting with ...

Official: Taliban, IS Deprive Afghan Kids of Polio Vaccine

Some information in this report came from Reuters. More than 1 million Afghan children, particularly in conflict-stricken regions of the ...

Thailand: US Man's Seasteading Home Violates Sovereignty

BANGKOK - Thai authorities have raided a floating home in the Andaman Sea belonging to an American man and his ...

No US, Russia Support for UN Call for Libya Truce

UNITED NATIONS - The United States and Russia both said Thursday they could not support a United Nations Security Council ...

National Enquirer Being Sold to Former Newsstand Mogul

NEW YORK - The National Enquirer is being sold to the former head of the airport newsstand company Hudson News ...

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NFL releases schedule for 256-game 2019 season

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The NFL announced its season schedule for 2019 on Wednesday night. The 17-week, 256-game ...

Jordan says Woods comeback 'greatest I have ever seen'

Los Angeles - Michael Jordan described Tiger Woods' Masters comeback as the "greatest ever" and added he called the golfing ...

Wilson to be highest-paid NFL star with Seahawks deal

Seattle - Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is to become the highest-paid player in the NFL after agreeing a four-year ...

Obama Foundation Draws High-Dollar, International Donations

CHICAGO - Former President Barack Obama's foundation collected contributions of more than $1 million from 11 firms and individuals in ...

Akron grad transfer Utomi headed to USC

Akron graduate transfer Daniel Utomi announced his commitment to USC in a tweet Tuesday. He is the Trojans' third graduate ...

Kentucky's Herro will remain in NBA draft

Kentucky guard Tyler Herro says he plans to remain in the NBA draft after initially leaving open the possibility of ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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