Abadi condemns attack against Iran’s Ahfaz, urges world action to fight terrorism
Macron Says Trampling on Palestinians Won't Resolve Mideast Conflict
In a Warming World, Carolina CAFOs Are a Disaster for Farmers, Animals and Public Health
‘We need to change’: Priest sex abuse scandals driving Catholics away, pope admits
Trump’s boast at the United Nations prompts laughter from world leaders and ridicule on Twitter
‘Monster Hunter World’ Outperformed ‘PUBG’ In August On PC
Analysis | World leaders stumble upon a potent response to Trump’s claims: Laughter
At UN, Trump urges world to isolate Iran, which sows ‘death and destruction’
Netflix Sets ‘Terrorism Close Calls’ Investigative Series For Fall Premiere
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Abadi condemns attack against Iran’s Ahfaz, urges world action...

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-AbadiBaghdad (IraqiNews.com) – Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has condemned an attack that targeted Revolutionary Guard troops in the south-western Iranian city of Ahvaz on Saturday, leaving scores...

Macron Says Trampling on Palestinians Won't Resolve Mideast Conflict

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In a Warming World, Carolina CAFOs Are a Disaster...

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‘We need to change’: Priest sex abuse scandals driving...

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Trump’s boast at the United Nations prompts laughter from...

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‘Monster Hunter World’ Outperformed ‘PUBG’ In August On PC

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Analysis | World leaders stumble upon a potent response...

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At UN, Trump urges world to isolate Iran, which...

WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump urged the international community to isolate Iran on Tuesday, during a combative address before the United Nations General Assembly, in which he accused the Tehran regime of sowing...

Netflix Sets ‘Terrorism Close Calls’ Investigative Series For Fall...

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At UN, Trump calls on world leaders to ‘isolate’...

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Analysis | How in the world is Mark Judge...

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Trump bragged about his presidency and world leaders laughed

World leaders laughed Tuesday after President Donald Trump said in a speech to the United Nations General Assembly that his administration had accomplished more than any other in American history. "In less than two years,...

Trump tells UN General Assembly OPEC is ‘ripping off’...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday told a gathering of world leaders that OPEC is ripping them off, bringing a grievance he has voiced throughout the year on Twitter to the halls of the United...

Trump tells world leaders: ‘We will no longer tolerate...

President Donald Trump defended his administration's trade clashes on Tuesday, telling world leaders the U.S. will act in its "national interest" when it feels cheated. Trump's comments to the United Nations General Assembly follow his...

World Leaders Laugh as Trump Boasts of Accomplishments

Other world leaders laughed Tuesday when President Donald Trump began his UN General Assembly address by saying his administration has accomplished more than perhaps any in U.S. history.Trump smiled wide and looked around the...

Trump at UN: Iran’s Leaders Sow Chaos, Death and...

U.S. President Donald Trump sharply attacked Iran during his remarks at the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, the first day of the high-profile international gathering in New York. ...

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Trump Addresses U.N. General Assembly: Live Updates

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Data.world raises $12M to help Fortune 500 companies close...

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Reaganomics Redux and the Global Economy | by Hans-Werner...

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Trump speaks at the UN: Live updates

President Donald Trump on Tuesday castigated Iran for sowing "chaos, death and destruction" in the Middle East and urged other countries to join the US in resuming economic pressure on the Iran. The US President...

U.N. Chief Says the World Is Suffering From a...

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Emerging Markets May Be Forecasting An Emerging Disaster

Even “golden boy” S&P 500 could be vulnerable Source: AdobeStock ...

Fujifilm shows off world’s first f/1 lens with autofocus

At its Photokina 2018 presentation, Fujifilm took a moment to tease an extreme addition to its X-Mount series of lenses: the XF33mm F1 R. As its name suggests, this is a 33mm-equivalent prime lens...

Up to 82% of fragile and conflict affected states...

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The Trump Economic Boom Is Real — Just Ask...

Growth: Remember when everybody said that the "unexpectedly" strong economy under President Trump had nothing to do with his policies? He was just lucky because the global economy was booming, they said. Well, that...

Pope Begins Baltics Pilgrimage With Plea for Tolerance

Pope Begins Baltics Pilgrimage With Plea for Tolerance  U.S. News & World ReportFull coverage

Global Economy to Witness a Major Reset, Emirates’ Clark...

Bloomberg Bloomberg | Quint is a multiplatform, Indian business and financial news company. We combine Bloomberg’s global leadership in business and financial news and data, with Quintillion Media’s deep expertise in the Indian market...

Do we still need the United Nations?

The 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA—pronounced /unga/ by those in the know) is back in New York City. From Sept. 18 until Oct.5, world leaders, philanthropists, activists and the occasional celebrity will crowd in...

Brazilian police arrest alleged Hezbollah financier

 Brazilian police arrested a fugitive Friday who is alleged by U.S. authorities to be Hezbollah's financier and who has repeatedly been accused of illegal activity in a lawless border area where three South American...

World trade body’s chief urges nations to avert trade...

BERLIN (AP) — The head of the World Trade Organization says the whole international community has a responsibility to reduce tensions and avert a full trade war, which would produce “no winners.” Trade tensions between...

Dustin Johnson regains No. 1 world ranking, Tiger Woods...

ATLANTA—It was evident to all that watched the proceedings at East Lake that Tiger Woods claimed the day, winning the Tour Championship by two shots. Oh,...

Ten Years After Not One High-Level Banker Sent to...

Ten years after the behavior of over-leveraged and fraudulent banks created a global financial disaster that resulted in hundreds of billions of dollars in losses; a multi-trillion bailout using public money; and millions of...

Brazilian Legend Marta Named The Best FIFA Women’s World...

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 16: Marta of Brazil celebrates a penalty during the Women's Football Semi Final between Brazil and Sweden...

War on extreme poverty faces challenges in Africa: World...

WASHINGTON (AFP) -  The share of the people living in extreme...

Microsoft Commits $40 Million to Explore A.I. Applications in...

Artificial intelligence has the potential to aid in the process of saving lives in the aftermath of devastating natural disasters, with its ability to crunch numbers and spot patterns. But unfortunately, the best software...

Former Rep. Frank Wolf Honored for Defending Human Rights

Former Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) was recognized the evening of Sept. 22 as part of the Values Voter Summit for his role in defending human rights worldwide—particularly religious liberty. Wolf championed these causes during...

Egypt doing outstanding job in fight against terrorism: Trump

Washington | Updated: September 25, 2018 6:51:32 am President Donald Trump reiterated his commitment to the security, stability, and prosperity of Egypt. (AP photo) Egypt is doing an outstanding job in the fight against...

PressTV-World must stand up to US violations of intl....

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has called on the global community to stand up to Washington’s violations of international agreements and regulations, saying it is especially in the interest of independent nations to unite against...

India Third Most Affected by Terrorism in the World...

For the second time in two years, India has been ranked as the third most terrorism-affected country in the world, after Iraq and Afghanistan, according to a U.S. report.India was the world’s third most...

Investors raise cash buffers as gloom gathers over global...

Investors cut equity exposure this month as they grew more wary that economic growth may slow, but kept a long-standing preference for mega-cap tech stocks, Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s monthly survey indicated on...

Trump’s Inaccurate Claim That U.S. Is ‘the Fastest-Growing Economy...

Fact Check of the DayTrump’s Inaccurate Claim That U.S. Is ‘the Fastest-Growing Economy in the World’ The United States’ G.D.P. growth is nowhere near the highest in the world, though its rate is currently...

Local and regional vs. global natural disasters – Harlan...

Hurricane Florence hit the Carolinas on Sept. 13 causing massive flooding and a death count rising. Typhoon Mangkhut comes to life the week of Sept. 9, striking Guam, the Marshall Islands and the Philippines. The wildfires...

As world watches, Trump to make rounds at U.N.

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to "America First" on the most global of stages this week. In the sequel to his stormy U.N. debut, Trump will stress...

K-Pop band BTS tells world youth to ‘speak yourself’...

The group of seven made history by delivering a three-minute speech during the launch ceremony of UNICEF's global partnership Generation Unlimited at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York on...

U2's Bono and Pope Discuss Irish Sexual Abuse Crisis

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Security concerns over Choudary release

Security concerns have been raised about the imminent release from prison of the radical preacher Anjem Choudary and other supporters of the banned extremist group al-Muhajiroun.About a dozen followers are out or will be...

Trump implores world leaders at United Nations to confront...

CLOSE President Donald Trump on Thursday called his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh a "high quality person." Christine Blasey Ford accused Kavanaugh of a decades-old sexual attack as Republicans try to...

First Ever International Day Of Remembrance Of And Tribute...

On August 21, 2018, the UN commemorated the first ever International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to Victims of Terrorism. The day was established by way of the UN General Assembly Resolution adopted on...

Science out of place at the ABC

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The 18 hardest golf holes in the world

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Anne Salzman, Miika Tomi

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China Is Building The World’s Largest Innovation Economy

Source: Getty ImagesGetty China is on its way to becoming the largest economy in the world. In...