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Denver man among victims in Easter bombings in New! 2019-04-22 12:03:45DENVER (AP) - The mother of a Denver resident says that he was among the hundreds killed in the attacks in Sri Lanka. Dieter Kowalski's mother, Inge

Darfur justice could prove elusive despite al-Bashir's fall New! 2019-04-22 11:21:51KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) - Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir, driven from power and now languishing in a prison where his opponents were once jailed and t

Donald Trump offers condolences to Sri Lanka's prime New! 2019-04-22 11:03:41President Trump called Sri Lanka's prime minister Monday to express condolences for the Easter day terrorist attacks that killed nearly 300 and wound

In Venezuela, women sell hair as another way New! 2019-04-22 10:10:28CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Valery Díaz covered her eyes and held her breath before looking in a hair salon mirror to see herself without m

The Latest: Iran brushes off US decision on New! 2019-04-22 08:34:53WASHINGTON (AP) - The Latest on U.S. sanctions on countries importing Iranian oil (all times local): 12:05 p.m. Iran has brushed off the Trump adminis

Dieter Kowalski, Colorado man, identified as first American New! 2019-04-22 08:28:34A Denver man was identified Monday as the first American killed in a series of coordinated bombings in Sri Lanka on Sunday. Dieter Kowalski, who was t

White House: US ending sanction waivers for countries New! 2019-04-22 08:26:52WASHINGTON (AP) - White House: US ending sanction waivers for countries importing Iran oil, increasing economic pressure on Iran.

Homeless activists outside Notre Dame demand 'a roof New! 2019-04-22 07:42:54PARIS (AP) — Dozens of public housing advocates are protesting outside the gutted Notre Dame in Paris to demand that France's poorest be rememb

Strong earthquake shakes areas north of Philippine capital New! 2019-04-22 06:20:19MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A strong earthquake shook the Philippine capital and outlying provinces Monday, briefly knocking out power, causing b

Rights group: Rebel land mines in Yemen hinder New! 2019-04-22 05:23:21CAIRO (AP) - An international rights group says the widespread use of land mines by Yemen's Houthi rebels not only kill civilians but block aid to th

Spain's rural regions become fierce battleground for votes New! 2019-04-22 03:53:35LA BIENVENIDA, Spain (AP) — Spanish politicians are swapping campaign buses for tractors, buddying up with hunters and inspecting home-grown tom

US voices disappointment at delay in Afghan talks New! 2019-04-22 03:43:47KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called Afghanistan's president over the weekend to express Washington's disappointment

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Ukraine's Poroshenko concedes defeat to comedian rival Zelenskiy 2019-04-21 14:05:22Shortly after exit polls showed incumbent president Petro Poroshenko getting only a quarter of the vote in Sunday's runoff election, he said he was w

At least 14 killed in Colombia landslide 2019-04-21 13:40:30Colombia's national disaster agency says in a statement that a Easter Sunday landslide in the municipality of Rosas hit at least eight homes and bloc

Explosions in Libya capital follow late-night airstrike 2019-04-21 12:35:04Explosions shook the Libyan capital Tripoli following a late-night airstrike, residents said, in an escalation of a two-week offensive by eastern forc

Dad saved toddler from dingo attack in Australia, 2019-04-21 05:57:01Rescue personnel say a man fought off several dingoes to save his 14-month-old son from one of the wild dogs that was dragging the boy from their camp

Easter Sunday bomb attacks kill more than 200 2019-04-21 05:27:17The death toll from a series of Easter Sunday bombings at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka now exceeds 200, according to police and local media. Seven

FBI arrests leader of armed militia stopping migrants 2019-04-20 22:00:36The FBI on Saturday said it had arrested Larry Hopkins, the leader of an armed group that has been stopping migrants who illegally cross the U.S.-Mexi

Over 100 citizens return to Kosovo following ISIS 2019-04-20 17:59:37Kosovo brought back 110 of its citizens from Syria on Saturday, including jihadists who had gone to fight in the country's civil war and 74 children,

'Nothing for the needy': Notre-Dame not France's only 2019-04-20 11:56:24France's yellow vest protesters, seeking economic relief for students, retirees and the working class, took to the streets of Paris again Saturday, w

Singer Adele separated from husband, Simon Konecki 2019-04-20 10:57:58Adele and her husband, Simon Konecki, have separated.

New attack on Ebola centre in Congo, 1 2019-04-20 06:03:44A Congolese official says militia members have attacked an Ebola treatment centre hours after another attack killed a staffer with the World Heal

Northern Ireland police arrest 2 over killing of 2019-04-20 05:39:55Two men have been arrested in connection with the killing of Northern Irish journalist Lyra McKee during a riot in Londonderry on Thursday.

Potential victory by Ukraine's 'Donald Trump' prompts uncertainty 2019-04-20 04:00:00Volodymyr Zelensky has run a substance-free campaign, using the internet and comedy to win over disaffected Ukrainians in his bid for the presidency.


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'I will fight tooth and nail to make 2019-04-17 19:12:31Two women share their stories of juggling senior jobs and being home carers.

Will AI kill developing world growth? 2019-04-17 19:08:04Automation could wipe out many jobs in developing countries, says globalisation expert Ian Goldin.

JP Morgan: Is Wall Street's first female boss 2019-04-17 18:00:46JP Morgan promotes finance chief Marianne Lake, making her a possible successor to Jamie Dimon.

Ivanka Trump: I declined father's suggestion of World 2019-04-17 15:58:51She says her father suggested the role to her, but she told him she was happy in her work.

Climate change: Central banks warn of financial risks 2019-04-17 12:20:41The heads of two major central banks warn firms they may "fail to exist" if they ignore threats.

Jet Airways temporarily suspends all flights 2019-04-17 10:43:54The Indian airline suspends all of its domestic and international flights as it seeks further funding.

Netflix to trial showing top 10 lists to 2019-04-17 09:32:14Streaming company Netflix is to trial showing UK users its most-watched shows over a weekly period.

EU proposes tariffs on £15bn of US products 2019-04-17 08:04:42The EU makes it latest move in a long-running dispute with the US over aircraft subsidies.

Helium balloons blamed for UK train delays 2019-04-17 08:01:52Network Rail says helium balloons are causing delays by getting caught in overhead cables.

UK to introduce porn age-checks in July 2019-04-17 07:34:17Sites that fail to comply will face being blocked by internet service providers.

Juventus shares slump after Champions League defeat 2019-04-17 06:54:33Shares tumble after Juventus is knocked out of the Champions League by Dutch club Ajax Amsterdam.

House price growth at six-year low 2019-04-17 06:25:46House prices rise 0.6% in the year to February, the slowest rate since September 2012, official figures show.

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French retailer Casino sells assets to Apollo Global New! 2019-04-22 14:00:16French retailer Casino said on Monday it agreed to sell a portfolio of 12 Casino hypermarkets and 20 supermarkets to U.S. asset management firm Apollo

Samsung delays public rollout of Galaxy Fold phone New! 2019-04-22 13:54:50Smartphone maker Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it will delay the public rollout of its Galaxy Fold without giving a new release date.

Herman Cain withdraws from consideration for Fed seat, New! 2019-04-22 13:51:34U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that businessman and former presidential candidate Herman Cain withdrew from consideration for a seat on th

Kraft Heinz hires global brand expert Patricio as New! 2019-04-22 13:48:43Kraft Heinz Co named Miguel Patricio as its next chief executive on Monday, hoping the 30-year marketing veteran will revitalize brands such as Plante

U.S. to end all waivers on Iran oil New! 2019-04-22 13:46:50The United States demanded a cut off of Iranian oil exports to major importers like China and India who had been granted exemptions from sanctions, se

Nissan to reject new integration proposal from Renault New! 2019-04-22 13:28:01Nissan Motor Co Ltd will reject a management integration proposal from French partner Renault SA and will call for an equal capital relationship, the

Halliburton sees surge in global offshore spending in New! 2019-04-22 13:21:29Oilfield service provider Halliburton Co said on Monday it expects international offshore spending to rise 14 percent in 2019, double the estimates gi

Halliburton sees signs of price recovery, shares dip New! 2019-04-22 13:21:29Halliburton Co sought to convince investors on Monday that weak pricing which has undermined oilfield services providers over four years was on the ve

Luckin Coffee files for U.S. IPO New! 2019-04-22 13:18:13China's Luckin Coffee Inc on Monday filed for an initial public offering with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

U.S. home sales tumble as supply constraints linger New! 2019-04-22 13:13:30U.S. home sales fell more than expected in March as rising demand stoked by declining mortgage rates and slowing house price inflation continued to be

Bed Bath & Beyond shakes up board amid New! 2019-04-22 13:03:44Bed Bath & Beyond Inc said on Monday it appointed five new independent members to its board, replacing some directors including co-founders Warren

Model S fire video adds to Tesla woes New! 2019-04-22 12:37:52Video of a parked Tesla Inc Model S exploding and a Wall Street downgrade of the electric carmaker's stock pushed shares down 4 percent on Monday, a