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Records: Epstein Signed Will 2 Days Before Jailhouse Suicide

NEW YORK - Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in jail, new court records ...


FBI: Truck Driver Threatened Mass Shooting at Memphis Church

A truck driver has been arrested after saying he would commit a mass shooting at a church in Memphis, Tennessee, ...


Plans Detailed for First US Mission to Land on Moon Since Apollo

SEATTLE - The first American spacecraft expected to land on the moon in nearly 50 years will be a robotic ...


US Attorney General Shakes Up Prisons Bureau After Epstein Death

WASHINGTON - U.S. Attorney General William Barr on Monday announced a new leadership team at the federal Bureau of Prisons ...


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Stealing personal identification data causing nightmares for victims

The headquarters of a large national bank had detected fraud on an account and sent word to an Atlanta branch ...

Jordan considered closing Israeli embassy, expelling ambassador

AMMAN, Jordan - While Israel is being courted by Arab countries to establish diplomatic relations, members of Jordan's parliament are ...

Advancing techology forcing changes in U.S. Navy

WASHINGTON, DC The U.S. Navy and the world it operates in are a far cry from what they were four ...

Myanmar ambulance driver killed in crossfire

NAY PYI TAW, Myanmar - A volunteer ambulance driver has been killed and several others have been injured during a ...

Libyans, facing political and economic collapse, lament Western help

It's been eight years since the NATO-led military intervention in Libya. Many analysts consider the action a crucial step forward ...

4 Palestinians die in two separate incidents, Israel hit by 3 rockets

GAZA, Palestinian territories - Three Palestinians were killed by the Israeli army in the northern Gaza Strip, the Palestinian health ...

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Prominent Journalists Fired At Georgia's Rustavi-2 TV Station

TBILISI -- Georgia's Rustavi-2 television station has fired several prominent journalists and producers, raising concerns by some critics that a ...

U.S. Peace Envoy Heads To Qatar, Afghanistan For New Talks

WASHINGTON -- U.S. peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad is heading to Qatar to resume talks with Taliban negotiators and to Kabul ...

North Macedonia Prosecutor Grilled In Corruption Case As 'Witness'

SKOPJE -- North Macedonia's outgoing special prosecutor in charge of investigating organized crime cases has been questioned for four hours ...

Tour Bus Plunges Into Ravine in Laos, Killing 13 Chinese Tourists

A tour bus skidded off a road and plunged into a ravine in northern Laos' Luang Prabang province Monday afternoon, ...

Ten Lao Migrant Workers Die, Three Injured in Thailand Road Crash

Ten undocumented Lao migrant workers were killed and three others were seriously injured in a head-on collision early Sunday in ...

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UK man cops five year ban from being director over marketing calls

LONDON, UK - A property renovation boss who caused his company to make more than 110,000 unsolicited marketing calls has ...


Profit-taking weighs on stocks in China, Hong Kong

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in China and Hong Kong took a breather on Tuesday, after the heady gains of a ...


Tourists from India, Saudi Arabia and UK flocking to Dubai

DUBAI, UAE - Dubai hosted more than eight million international overnight visitors in the first six months of this year, ...


Varadkar and Boris Johnson to meet in Dublin next month

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke for an hour by phone on Monday ...


Wall Street joins in as stocks rally across world

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks advanced on Monday in a positive start to the week.Globally, stocks trended higher ...


System to reduce pollution, cut traffic congestion planned for China

BEIJING, China, The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $200 million loan to China.The funding is to support the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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