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Unification Church pushes back against 'abusive' media reports New! 2022-08-10 18:21:15The Unification Church spoke out Wednesday against what it called "biased news coverage" in Japan in the wake of former Japanese Prime Minister Shin

Wild jaguar last seen in Arizona in 2015 New! 2022-08-10 15:26:24"El Jefe," a northern jaguar last spotted in Arizona's Santa Rita Mountains in 2015, has been spotted again, this time in the Sierra Madre Occident

Bitter anniversary: Old fears resurface as Taliban mark New! 2022-08-10 15:22:07Al Qaeda's top leader was hiding out inside the country with no apparent fear of arrest. Women and religious minorities face systematic oppression, i

Chinese exercises included missile 'bracketing' New! 2022-08-10 13:45:12China's recently concluded large-scale military exercises near Taiwan included at least a dozen missile firings that landed in areas around the self-

Domino's Pizza pulling out of Italy after seven New! 2022-08-10 13:25:00The dominos have fallen for Domino's Pizza in Italy.

Iranian operative charged in plot to murder John New! 2022-08-10 11:18:26An Iranian operative has been charged in a plot to murder former Trump administration National Security Adviser John R. Bolton in presumed retaliation

Cancer-causing chemicals contaminating water worldwide, University of Stockholm New! 2022-08-10 10:47:25There's rainwater everywhere, but none of it is safe to drink because of man-made "forever chemicals" worldwide, according to a new study from the

Disneyland honors Marine killed during 2021 suicide bombing New! 2022-08-10 10:14:23Disneyland recently honored the memory of one of the Marines who was killed last year during the suicide bombing attack at the Kabul airport in Afghan

Beijing finishes maneuvers around Taiwan following Pelosi visit New! 2022-08-10 09:59:40China said it has completed air and naval exercises around Taiwan following the recent visit of U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the island but will

Beluga whale spotted in France's Seine river euthanized New! 2022-08-10 09:30:52A stranded and starving beluga whale lifted from the French river Seine had to be euthanized on its way back to the sea Wednesday.

Pentagon chief Austin pledges military training, support for New! 2022-08-10 07:11:19The U.S. will conduct more military exercises with Baltic nations such as Latvia, and look to provide increased training, Defense Secretary Lloyd Aust

Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea New! 2022-08-10 06:58:51Ukraine's air force said Wednesday that nine Russian warplanes were destroyed in massive explosions at an air base in Crimea amid speculation they we

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New Mexico police charge suspect in ambush-style killings 2022-08-09 16:12:04A 51-year-old man from Afghanistan was charged Tuesday with killing two Muslim men in Albuquerque, N.M., and authorities said he is suspected in the s

Large explosions rock Russian military air base in 2022-08-09 16:08:31Powerful explosions rocked a Russian air base in Crimea and sent towering clouds of smoke over the landscape Tuesday in what may mark an escalation of

Water levels run low, farmland parched amid European 2022-08-09 16:06:31Water levels in rivers, lakes and reservoirs across western Europe are running low, or even dry, amid the most severe drought in decades

Israeli forces kill 3 militants in West Bank 2022-08-09 12:58:19Israeli troops killed three Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants and wounded dozens in a shootout that erupted during an arrest raid in the city of Nab

Actress Anne Heche in coma with severe burns 2022-08-09 10:44:45Hollywood actress Anne Heche remained hospitalized in critical condition, comatose and connected to a breathing machine on Monday, four days after suf

Tennis legend Serena Williams to retire after U.S. 2022-08-09 09:51:02Serena Williams says she is ready to step away from tennis after winning 23 Grand Slam titles, turning her focus to having another child and her busin

Legendary Motown songwriter Lamont Dozier dead at 81 2022-08-09 08:30:16Lamont Dozier, part of arguably the most successful songwriting team in pop music history at Motown Records and beyond, has died. He was 81.

Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake dead at 84 2022-08-09 06:37:50Issey Miyake, who built one of Japan's biggest fashion brands and was known for his boldly sculpted, signature pleated pieces, has died. He was 84.

To rate wildfire danger, Britain looks to Canada 2022-08-09 04:00:00Amid record-breaking temperatures and destructive fires, U.K. researchers are developing a national wildfire danger rating system based on a Canadian

Seeing double in Twinsburg — more than 2,000 2022-08-09 04:00:00The annual Twins Day Festival in Twinsburg, Ohio, draws siblings from around the world. It also draws scientists for unique research opportunities.

Major test of 1st potential Lyme disease vaccine 2022-08-08 21:34:45Pfizer and French biotech company Valneva are seeking volunteers to test their new vaccine against Lyme disease, which could protect both adults and k

Third crude tank collapses as fire rages at 2022-08-08 21:11:27A third crude tank caught fire and collapsed at Cuba's main oil terminal in Matanzas, the province's governor said on Monday, as an oil spill spread


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Multi-billionaire Elon Musk sells another $6.9bn of Tesla 2022-08-10 00:35:57The multi-billionaire says he needs the money in case he is forced to buy Twitter for $44bn.

Fast food giant Domino's pulls out of the 2022-08-09 23:19:58The fast food giant's pandemic-related exit from Italy was celebrated by some social media users.

UK households already in debt as energy bills 2022-08-09 22:34:53Six million UK households owe over £200 to energy suppliers, according to a survey.

China property crisis: Why homeowners stopped paying their 2022-08-09 19:23:15The country's property sector is struggling with a cash crunch, forcing buyers to take extreme steps.

Energy bills forecast to hit over £4,200 a 2022-08-09 13:01:22The average household could pay £355 a month, up from £164 currently, consultancy Cornwall Insight warns.

US invests $280bn in high tech to compete 2022-08-09 12:34:20US President Joe Biden said the new funding for tech would keep the US competitive.

UK PM rules out immediate cost-of-living action 2022-08-09 04:34:37It comes as business boss Tony Danker warns the UK cannot "afford a summer of government inactivity".

Olive oil prices to rise 25% as heatwave 2022-08-09 03:11:02Prices in supermarkets could increase by 20-25% later this year, one leading exporter tells the BBC.

UK supermarket food could soon carry eco-labels 2022-08-09 00:00:36Scientists hope that a scoring system will lead manufacturers to compete over sustainability.

Are we falling in love with robots? 2022-08-08 19:03:48Far from being scary, people who actually live with robots are finding them endearing.

China housing crisis: The people living in unfinished 2022-08-08 19:01:39As Chinese developers spiral into debt, people with nowhere else to live have moved into unfinished apartments.

US Senate passes sweeping climate, tax and healthcare 2022-08-08 18:02:37The bill seeks to lower the cost of medicines, increase corporate taxes and reduce carbon emissions.