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North Carolina to add thousands of people to Medicaid rolls this week

RALEIGH, North Carolina: After a decade of discussions and hesitations, North Carolina has expanded Medicaid coverage by offering government-funded health ...

Pentagon secretly providing bombs for Israeli bombardments

The U.S. has supplied Israel with scores of BLU-109 bunker-buster bombs since October 7, the Wall Street Journal has reported, ...

Biden administration says EPA to replace lead water pipes in 10 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: This week, the Biden administration announced a proposal by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that would require U.S. ...

Cyberattack hits Japan space agency, rocket and satellites unaffected

TOKYO, Japan: Japan's space agency recently fell victim to a cyberattack, but reassuringly, the compromised information did not pertain to ...

Michigan man sentenced to prison term for keeping dead wife in freezer

MOUNT PLEASANT, Michigan: This week, a judge sentenced a Michigan man who kept his dead wife's body in a freezer ...

US CDC says life expectancy for newborns in 2022 gained a year

ATLANTA, Georgia: After two consecutive years of declines mainly caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, babies born in the U.S. in ...

Three more Israeli troops die in Gaza conflict, death toll hits 400

The number of soldiers in the Israeli army killed in the current Israel-Hamas war has topped 400. Three hundred and ...

Detention extended by Russian court of WSJ's US reporter

MOSCOW, Russia: A Russian court has extended the detention of Evan Gershkovich, a U.S. reporter for the Wall Street Journal, ...

Casualties mount again in Gaza as bombardments gather pace

Israel intensified its deadly bombardment of the Gaza Strip Saturday as renewed fighting with Hamas entered a second day following ...

Nikki Haley's 2024 Republican presidential bid endorsed by Koch Group

ARLINGTON, Virginia: This week, the conservative U.S. political network Americans for Prosperity Action (AFP Action), led by billionaire Charles Koch, ...

Chinese court to examine disappearance of Malaysia Airlines jet

BEIJING, China: The Chaoyang District Intermediary Court in Beijing has begun compensation hearings for the Chinese relatives of those who ...

Israel ignores U.S., as civilian casualties start mounting in Gaza again

Israel resumed its military operation in the Gaza Strip on Friday with heavy bombardments. As strikes continue, the United States ...

Failed wheel bearing caused Kentucky train derailment: CSX

LIVINGSTON, Kentucky: CSX railroad said that a failed wheel bearing on a train car caused a derailment on November 22 ...

Finland says Russia to blame for migrant crowding eastern border

HELSINKI, Finland: After Finland joined the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) earlier this year, hundreds of migrants from the Middle ...

Heavy snowfall, blizzards reported in Moldova, Romania and Bulgaria

CHISINAU, Moldova: Over the weekend, heavy snowfall and strong blizzards in Romania, Moldova and Bulgaria left one person dead and ...

House Ethics Committee report results in Santos expulsion

WASHINGTON D.C.: After a House Ethics Committee report found substantial evidence that he broke the law, New York Republican representative ...

US Republicans grill university heads on campus anti-Semitism

Some institutions have been accused of tolerating hateful demonstrations related to the Israel-Hamas conflictThe presidents of Harvard University, the Massachusetts ...

US drawing up plans for postwar Gaza Politico

Washington's proposals could prompt criticism from Israel, the news outlet has reportedUS officials have been discussing how to hand control ...

Relationship with Moscow 'saved us at times New Delhi

The weight of ?history? between India and Russia is a defining aspect of their ties, the foreign minister has saidThe ...

COP28 Climate Summit Gets Heated Amid Accusations of Oil Lobbying

LONDON - Climate activists say a record number of lobbyists from the fossil fuel industry are attending the COP28 climate ...

Israel-Hamas War Intensifies in Southern Gaza

Israeli troops and Hamas militants battled Wednesday in the Gaza Strip with the war putting increasing pressure on Palestinian civilians ...

UK Foreign Secretary David Cameron to travel to UK to reaffirm support for Ukraine

London [UK], December 6 (ANI): UK Foreign Secretary David Cameron will travel to the US on Wednesday to reaffirm the ...

"Was going to sign the central contract the moment ECB called me", says Harry Brook

St John's [Antigua], December 6 (ANI): England batter Harry Brook revealed that he agreed to sign a three-year central contract ...

Kazakhstan joins "Global Methane Pledge"

Astana [Kazakhstan], December 6 (ANI): Central Asia's largest oil producer and a major gas producer Kazakhstan joined the "Global Methane ...

Intelligence agencies to grill Paramjit Singh on his role in terror funding

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Intelligence agencies will question Paramjit Singh, alias Dhadi, a close aide of Pakistan-based Khalistani ...

Israel cant defeat Hamas in battle, so what's next

All the conflict in Gaza is achieving is civilian misery, and the US can stop it at any timeAfter a ...

IOC to keep discriminatory rules for Paris Olympics

Allowing Russians to compete as neutral athletes has mostly been ?without incident? so far, the body has saidThe International Olympic ...

Canada: UKPNP raises concern over human rights violations in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir

Calgary [Canada], December 6 (ANI): Kashmiri political activists have raised concern over the gross human rights violations in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir ...

Rajeshwari Kumari, Vivaan Kapoor secure wins in season's first Trap shooting national trials

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): Paris 2024 Olympics quota winner Rajeshwari Kumari won the women's trap national selection trials ...

Feature: Chinese colored glaze products gain popularity in France

© Provided by Xinhua The colored glaze artworks are handmade and include ceramics, architecture, and sculpture. Colored glaze was widely ...

World Insights: China-EU relations quicken pace towards global recovery

© Provided by Xinhua "Over the past 40 years, Europe and China have forged mutually beneficial, dynamic and symbiotic economic ...

JP Morgan Chase unveils financial and capital markets outlook for 2024

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): In the second instalment of our three-part 2024 outlook series, JP Morgan Chase delved ...

Parliamentary panel recommends Centre to expedite process of approving proposed 2nd airport in Chennai

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): The Parliamentary Committee on Government Assurance has recommended the Civil Aviation Ministry to expedite ...

The 7 charts that show Australians struggling as saving falls to near zero

The national accounts released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show economic growth slid to a measly 0.2% in the ...

10th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2024 gains strong international support

Gandhinagar (Gujarat) [India], December 6 (ANI): Gujarat is gearing up for the 10th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit (VGGS) 2024, themed ...

Centre blocks 100 websites operated by overseas actors for engagement in task-based part-time job frauds

New Delhi [India], December 6 (ANI): The Central government has blocked 100 websites operated by overseas actors for their alleged ...

Moscow seeks more trade with Narendra Modi's home state

The Russian envoy has held talks with the chief of Gujarat, which contains India's largest refineries and an upcoming financial ...

Russia and Vietnam ditching dollar in trade banking major

Mutual transactions in national currencies have quadrupled in 2023, VTB bank executive saysTrade settlements in national currencies between Russia and ...

EU island nation bans Russian ruble transactions media

Cyprus is probing claims of sanctions violations, Politis newspaper writesThe government of Cyprus has ordered the country's banks to stop ...

Peru Court Orders Release of Ex-President Fujimori From Prison

LIMA, Peru - Peru's constitutional court ordered the 'immediate release' of imprisoned former President Alberto Fujimori, according to a court ...

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Flights, trains cancelled in Bavaria after heavy snowfall

MUNICH, Germany: The heavy snow and icy conditions that hit Bavaria, Germany, canceled flights and long-distance trains out of Munich, ...

North Carolina to add thousands of people to Medicaid rolls this week

RALEIGH, North Carolina: After a decade of discussions and hesitations, North Carolina has expanded Medicaid coverage by offering government-funded health ...

Pentagon secretly providing bombs for Israeli bombardments

The U.S. has supplied Israel with scores of BLU-109 bunker-buster bombs since October 7, the Wall Street Journal has reported, ...

Biden administration says EPA to replace lead water pipes in 10 years

WASHINGTON D.C.: This week, the Biden administration announced a proposal by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that would require U.S. ...

Cyberattack hits Japan space agency, rocket and satellites unaffected

TOKYO, Japan: Japan's space agency recently fell victim to a cyberattack, but reassuringly, the compromised information did not pertain to ...

Michigan man sentenced to prison term for keeping dead wife in freezer

MOUNT PLEASANT, Michigan: This week, a judge sentenced a Michigan man who kept his dead wife's body in a freezer ...

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