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PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Elected officials from Cambodia's banned opposition party have begun handing over their duties after a court ordered the party dissolved, the government said on Monday.
TOKYO (Reuters) - A Japanese man was killed in a truck collision involving a 21-year-old U.S. marine who was well over the legal alcohol limit for driving, police said of a case that was likely to sto
Dubai Airshow delegates said Emirates and Airbus must now resolve problems of visibility if a deal is to be done
The incident occurred as a charity aid was distributing aid in the town of Sidi Boulaalam.
For decades, pastors at Hatfield Christian Church covered up the sexual abuse of several young girls by one of its youth leaders.
For decades, pastors at Hatfield Christian Church covered up the sexual abuse of several young girls by one of its youth leaders.
The ban follows a deadly crash on Okinawa that has fuelled resentment at the US military presence.
A 52-year-old woman was taken by a crocodile while collecting water at a river near Malavuwe village, Limpopo police said.
AUGUSTA, Maine - A jury is scheduled to resume deliberations in the trial of a onetime "Deputy of the Year" who's charged with sexually abusing three girls in Maine. Jurors began ......
World Baloch Organisation (WBO) said the attempts made by Pakistan and London governments to thwart the ongoing #FreeBalochistan campaign will not affect it.
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys are ready to resume their defense of an Ohio homeowner and his nephew charged in a 2015 house arson that resulted in a firefighter’s death. Prosecutors say hom
Zimbabwe's president has defied calls to resign despite his own party's threat to impeach him.
BOSTON - MBTA riders may soon bid farewell to their CharlieCards. The fiscal control board that oversees the Boston-area transit agency is expected Monday to approve a 13-year, $723 million contract
ALBANY, N.Y. - Workers are cutting down the second of two trees that will be on display outside the New York state capitol for the holidays. The 40-foot-tall blue spruce being ...
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — A poll of New Hampshire residents shows over half believe voter fraud isn’t a serious problem in the state, while a third holds the opposite view. The Granite State Poll b
ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — A million-dollar lab aimed at protecting hemlock trees from an invasive insect is being created on the Cornell University campus. The Department of Environmental Conservation sa
The decision by a leading publisher to postpone a book about Chinese sway in Australia is itself seen as evidence of Beijing’s meddling.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York’s capital city has gone to the crows, but city officials have a plan. The city of Albany announced that beginning Monday wildlife biologists will use a variety of
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — Cows are going to fuel Middlebury College’s effort to reduce its carbon footprint. Middlebury announced it’s contracting with a 2,200-acre farm with 900 cows that
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Detroit-area businessman Sandy Pensler is running for Michigan’s U.S. Senate seat in 2018. The Republican, whose buyout firm owns manufacturing plants, said Monday he ha
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine officials are welcoming representatives from Halifax, Nova Scotia, to commemorate World War I with a Christmas tree ceremony. The Maine State Archives and Secretary of S
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — Theo Ramos learned how to cut himself when he was in fifth grade, when his body seemed to revolt. Exploring online was easy, with hashtags like #scars, #hurt and #brokeninsid
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Stevie Jones got one bad surprise after another in a visit to the hospital. He had diabetes. Surprise. He was born with only one kidney. Surprise. Ten days later, he was out a
GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) — The Gaston County Virtual Academy is connecting some middle school students with a new approach to learning. Brothers Jacob, Andrew and Benjamin Odom begin their weekdays betw
Phelang Ramotsabi was allegedly kidnapped from his home and necklaced, hours after arguing with unknown men while walking home with friends.
State Security Minister Bongani Bongo has been trying to "undermine" parliament's state capture inquiry for some time, the EFF said.
Incidents of teachers as sexual predators in the classroom have unions and politicians in the Western Cape worried.
LOS ANGELES - The Latest on (all times local): 8:40 p.m. Bruno Mars wasn't at the American Music Awards on Sunday night, but he was the big winner with seven awards, including ...
Small tsunamis were detected and waves may have reached up to one metre (three feet) above the high tide level in parts of New Caledonia and smaller in Vanuatu
An Op-Ed columnist explains what Australia’s ‘yes’ vote for same-sex marriage reveals about the nation’s character.
The bill prohibits H-1B dependent employers from replacing American workers with H-1B employees
NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - China has proposed a three-phase plan for resolving the Rohingya crisis, starting with a ceasefire in Myanmar's Rakhine State so that refugees can return from Bangladesh, China's
Despite being less than 24 hours to quit by his own party, Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has no intention of handing over power.
Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday her efforts to form a three-way coalition government had failed, thrusting Germany into a political crisis an
The arrests of three freshmen on the UCLA basketball team for shoplifting in China are a stark reminder the Pac-12 is indeed using student-athletes to do business in a country with laws very differen
Many Zimbabweans had expected Mugabe, 93, to announce his resignation after the army seized power, opened the floodgates of citizen protest and his once-loyal party told him to quit
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's parliament speaker Setya Novanto has been taken into custody by the country's anti-corruption agency after being arrested over his alleged role in causing state losses
US President Donald Trump on Sunday upbraided the father of one of the three UCLA basketball players who had been detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, tweeting he "should have left th
A prominent Indian-American, who holds a key position in the White House, has refuted the notion that US President Donald Trump is anti-immigrant.
 Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage on Monday, becoming Britain`s first reigning couple to mark a platinum wedding anniversary.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, has announced that his Government will offer a formal apology to LGBTQ community for past injustices committed against them.
The US Secret Service nabbed an individual who had attempted to jump a security barrier on the north side of the White House, a media report said.
The US central bank has raised rates twice this year and currently forecasts another hike in its benchmark lending rate from its current target range of 1.00% to 1.25% by the end of 2017
Businessman Sebastian Piñera, who was Chile’s president from 2010 to 2014, appeared headed for a victory in presidential elections Sunday, though a runoff was expected with the second-place fin
SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Conservative billionaire Sebastian Pinera will face center-left Senator Alejandro Guillier in a runoff for Chile's presidency next month, after a first round vote on Sunday that P
BEIJING (Reuters) - The government of the southwestern Chinese city of Chongqing renewed its attacks on two of its disgraced former leaders on Monday, saying one had set up an "independent kingdom" wh
Merkel has been trying to cobble together a coalition among her Christian Democratic Union, its Bavarian wing (the Christian Social Union), the FDP and the Greens
Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said that his government has taken necessary steps to maintain peace with Pakistan.
TOKYO (AP) — U.S. military personnel in Okinawa have been restricted to base and banned from drinking alcohol after a Marine was arrested over a crash that killed a Japanese man. Media reports say
With the Social Democratic Party already ruling out returning to a coalition with Merkel, and the veteran leader herself refusing a minority government, Germany would likely be forced to hold new ele
If a prediction by two US scientists were true then the world could see an increase in the number of strong earthquakes in 2018 and the next few years, a media report said.
The three players with the UCLA Bruins had been arrested in China for theft
As part of a strategic alliance with Auchan Retail S.A. and Ruentex Group, Alibaba would buy the stake from Ruentex while Auchan Retail was also increasing its stake in Sun Art
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah said on November 10 that he had "information that Saudi Arabia has asked Israel to strike Lebanon".
Zimbabwe`s economic output has halved since 2000 when many white-owned farms were seized, leaving the key agricultural sector in ruins.
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand and Australian officials have begun talks about screening processes for asylum seekers who have shut themselves inside a Papua New Guinea detention center, New Zeala
Talks to form a new government led by Angela Merkel ended after the Free Democrats walked out, saying that the four negotiating parties lacked enough trust to govern.
Mugabe’s slow-motion downfall — planned for months by the military — is a story of his own hubris and arrogance, and his conviction that he was Africa’s last great liberation hero, with no li
A 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck in the South Pacific off the Loyalty Islands, part of French territory of New Caledonia, on Sunday, and tsunami waves have been observed
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