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US Seeks Norms for Outer Space After 'Irresponsible' Russia Test

WASHINGTON - U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris on Wednesday criticized an 'irresponsible' Russian test that endangered the International Space Station ...

Putin Demands NATO Guarantees Not to Expand Eastward

MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Moscow would seek Western guarantees precluding any further NATO expansion and deployment ...

Abrams to Run Again for Georgia Governorship

ATLANTA - Stacey Abrams, the Georgia Democrat and leading voting rights activist, said Wednesday that she would launch another campaign ...

Supreme Court Appears Poised to Roll Back Abortion Rights in US

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday heard oral arguments in what will likely become a landmark abortion rights case. The ...

Biden Marks 33rd World AIDS Day With New Commitments

WASHINGTON - Marking the 33rd annual World AIDS Day on Wednesday, the Biden administration announced it would ramp up its ...

January 6 Panel Votes to Hold Former DOJ Official in Contempt

WASHINGTON - The House panel investigating the January 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection voted Wednesday to pursue contempt charges against Jeffrey ...

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Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...

Stowaway survives in landing gear on Guatemala flight to Miami

MIAMI, Florida: A stowaway has been found alive in the landing gear of an American Airlines plane that flew from ...

New German government says workers should expect 25% pay increase

BERLIN, Germany: Almost 2 million workers in Germany, Europe's largest economy, are set for a major pay increase, as part ...

After riots, labor strife France weighs semi-autonomy for Guadeloupe

PARIS, France: The French government is offering increased autonomy for the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, after COVID-19-related riots and long-running ...

Villagers flee to escape air raids in Sagaing, Myanmar

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to local sources, air attacks and shelling drove thousands of people from at least nine villages ...

Questions remain about freedom of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has said it "remains deeply concerned" that Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai ...