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Jeff Bezos tells Biden that inflation most hurts poor

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a tweet this week, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos criticized President Joe Biden for the second time in ...

One dead as single-engine plane crashes on Miami bridge

MIAMI, Florida: Local media reported that one person was killed and five were injured when a small plane crashed on ...

Ireland seeks to deny access to other countries by Kinahan criminals

WASHINGTON D.C.: The United States has denied entry to at least 600 people associated with Ireland's Kinahan organized crime group, ...

Braking problems cause Mercedes-Benz to issue do-not-drive order

ATLANTA, Georgia: Mercedes-Benz USA has requested drivers to stop driving some of their autos immediately due to braking problems.The announcement ...

Court OKs $1 billion settlement after 2021 collapse of Florida condos

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: - A nearly $1 billion settlement has been agreed upon in a lawsuit brought by families of ...

Buffalo, New York, mourns shooting victims, 18-year old gunman faces court

The suspect is an 18-year-old white man heavily armed with tactical gear and a helmet, said Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph ...

Tearful Jeff Bezos speaks of father fleeing Cuba at age 16

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos delivered a tearful remembrance of his father's fleeing Cuba in the ...

Ireland protests Israeli police brutality, demands independent investigation into Abu Akleh's death

DUBLIN, Ireland - Foreign Minister Simon Coveney has condemned "disgraceful scenes of police brutality" at the funeral of Al Jazeera ...

Arkansas says drugmakers, pharmacies work to keep insulin costs high

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas: Arkansas Attorney-General Leslie Rutledge has filed a lawsuit accusing drugmakers and pharmacy benefit managers of colluding to ...

Rangers' Gerard Gallant leads Jack Adams Award finalists

Gerard Gallant of the New York Rangers, Andrew Brunette of the Florida Panthers and Darryl Sutter of the Calgary Flames ...

Report: NBA owners have combined $10B invested in China

Forty principal owners in the NBA have more than a combined $10 billion tied up in China, investments that have ...

Leading EB-5 regional center CanAm Enterprises appoints Goldi Chawla as head of India and the Middle East Division

New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI/NewsVoir): CanAm Enterprises is pleased to announce the appointment of Goldi Chawla to head up ...

Satya Nadella among investors committing 120 mn USD for Major League Cricket

Washington [US], May 19 (ANI): Microsoft CEO and part-owner of Major League Soccer's franchise Seattle Sounders Satya Nadella is the ...

Candidates Consider China Threat as Australian Election Draws Closer

Sydney - Relations with China are a key campaign issue as Australians prepare to vote in a general election on ...

Ukraine disappointed with level of US support media

Politico says Biden's reluctance to give Ukraine high-powered rocket systems has become a source of consternation for KievUkrainian officials are ...

Sindh human rights group to protest outside UN office over water crisis

New York [US], May 19 (ANI): Amid the ongoing water shortage in Pakistan leading to a tense standoff between the ...

Russia ranks unfriendly nations

The US and its allies have destabilized global energy and food markets with their sanctions, top official claimsRussian State Duma ...

Russia: 1,730 Ukrainian Troops Have Surrendered in Mariupol

Russia's defense ministry said Thursday hundreds more Ukrainian soldiers had surrendered at the besieged Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol, bringing ...

Red Sox's Rich Hill, 42, faces Mariners' George Kirby, 24

When Boston Red Sox pitcher Rich Hill was in quarantine and on the COVID-19 list last week, he snuck out ...

Royals' Carlos Hernandez under pressure in start vs. White Sox

Carlos Hernandez might be pitching for his rotation spot, if not his place on the roster, when he starts for ...

US diplomat Donald Blome takes oath as US envoy to Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 19 (ANI): Senior US diplomat Donald Blome on Thursday took oath as new US envoy to Pakistan, ...

Monkeypox Spreads in Europe; US Reports Its First Case

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Wednesday said it had confirmed a single case of monkeypox virus infection in ...

North Korea Looms as Biden Makes First Asia Trip

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - Although U.S. foreign policy during the first part of Joe Biden's presidency has focused more on ...

US Spy Agencies Urged to Fix Open Secret: A Lack of Diversity

WASHINGTON - The peril National Security Agency staff wanted to discuss with their director didn't involve terrorists or enemy nations. ...

Live Briefing: Russia Invades Ukraine

RFE/RL's Ukraine Live Briefing gives you the latest on Russia's invasion, how Kyiv is fighting back, the plight of civilians, ...

'...unjustified invasion of Iraq, I mean of Ukraine': George Bush in another goof-up

Washington [US], May 19 (ANI): Former US president George W. Bush on Thursday referred to Russia's Ukraine invasion as the ...

US Senate confirms Bridget Brink as ambassador to Ukraine

Washington [US], May 19 (ANI): The US Senate by unanimous consent approved Bridget Brink to be America's ambassador to Ukraine. ...

Senate votes on key office in Ukraine

Career diplomat Bridget Brink will serve as ambassador in KievAfter a three-year delay, the US Embassy in Kiev is set ...

Biden Hosting Leaders of Finland, Sweden After NATO Applications

Pentagon - U.S. President Joe Biden hosts Finland's President Sauli Niinistö and Sweden's Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson for talks Thursday ...

What to Expect From Biden's Trip to Asia

WHITE HOUSE - U.S. President Joe Biden travels Thursday to South Korea and Japan - his first trip to Asia ...

US Senate to Vote on Ukraine Aid

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate is set to vote Thursday on a $40 billion aid package for Ukraine.The measure includes ...

High-flying Yankees go for 4-game sweep of Orioles

The New York Yankees will look to continue one of their best starts in the history of the storied franchise ...

Mets await word on Max Scherzer ahead of finale vs. Cards

A win on Thursday would give the New York Mets another statement series win over a National League contender. However, ...

Plan B ready in case of nuclear test during Biden's Asia visit

The US and South Korea have prepared for an ?imminent? North Korea ?provocation?Seoul and Washington have a "plan B" in ...

Latest Developments in Ukraine: May 19

For full coverage of the crisis in Ukraine, visit Flashpoint Ukraine.The latest developments in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine. ...

Experts: North Korea Likely to Dismiss International Anti-COVID Aid

washington - Experts say North Korea is likely to dismiss almost all international anti-virus help, at least for now, despite ...

India should increase naval capabilities to counter Chinese threat in Indian Ocean: Expert

Naypyidaw [Myanmar], May 19 (ANI): China is closing in on India to get greater access to the Indian Ocean from ...

MLB roundup: Mets clobber Cards, but Scherzer leaves with injury

Max Scherzer earned the win but departed with left side discomfort with two outs in the sixth inning Wednesday night ...

UN chief urges nations to 'act urgently' to end global food insecurity

New York [US], May 19 (ANI): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday underlined that hunger levels around the world are ...

Taylor Swift feels 'Class of 22' while receiving her honorary doctorate from NYU

New York [US], May 19 (ANI): American singer Taylor Swift received her honorary doctorate of fine arts from New York ...

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South Korea president pledges aid to North in treating Covid outbreak

SEOUL, South Korea: As North Korea grapples with a severe COVID-19 outbreak, South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol has said that ...

Asian stocks mostly plummet, as sellers take charge

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia mostly sank on Thursday, following on from a rout on Wall Street overnight."There ...

REE Automotive to build commercial EV chassis plant in UK

LONDON, England: Israeli startup REE Automotive has announced that it will build an assembly plant for electric vehicles (EVs) in ...

China prepares to deliver its version or Boeing, Airbus aircraft

BEIJING, China: The Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) completed a three-hour pre-delivery test flight of China's C919 aircraft at ...

U.S. stocks shatter, Dow Jones industrials drop more than 1,000 points

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring prices have taken their toll on U.S. retailer Target which reported first-quarter profit had ...

Working together, Spain, Portugal set plan to control gas prices

MADRID, Spain: In a coordinated move last week, Spain and Portugal approved a temporary cap on natural gas prices.The move ...

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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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