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Britain's Theresa May Tries to Hold Off Party Revolts

LONDON - Theresa May's political obituary has been written many times during her time as Britain's prime minister, but her ...


Harry and Meghan Travel in Different Style on Australia Tour

SYDNEY - The Duke and Duchess of Sussex took separate boats Monday to Queensland's Fraser Island as their tour of ...


UK's May Pleads for Support, says Brexit Deal is Almost Done

LONDON - British Prime Minister Theresa May was seeking to scotch a growing rebellion against her Brexit plans Monday, urging ...


Saudi prince likely to survive worst crisis yet

Dubai - The killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul is unlikely to halt Crown ...


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Theresa May says 95% of Brexit deal is done

Theresa May has said she is prepared to 'explore every possible option' to break the deadlock in Brexit talks.She told ...

Ed Farmer inquest: Student died after 'initiation-style' event

A university student died after taking part in an 'initiation-style' bar crawl, an inquest has heard.Newcastle University student Ed Farmer, ...

Anti-plastic focus 'dangerous distraction' from climate change

The anti-plastic 'fervour' sweeping across the UK is weakening the fight against climate change, the founder of an organic food ...

Julian Cole: Three Bedfordshire Police officers sacked

Three PCs involved in arresting a man left paralysed and brain-damaged have been sacked after being found guilty by a ...

Simon Mayo and Jo Whiley Radio 2 Drivetime show to end

The Radio 2 Drivetime show with Simon Mayo and Jo Whiley is to end after just a few months on ...

Spondon Post Office blown up by cash machine raiders

Raiders have blasted open the front of a post office in a bid to steal a cash machine.Debris was strewn ...

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U.S. officials confirm Syrian mosques now being targeted

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S.-led coalition has targeted a number of mosques and a religious building in the past week ...

Two deaths after boat carrying migrants sinks

ISTANBUL, Turkey – A boat carrying migrants has sunk in the Aegean Sea, just 50 metres off Turkey’s Mugla coast, ...

Trump seeks disarmament, then threatens Russia with nukes

MOSCOW, Russia - Two days after the U.S. President Donald Trump announced his intentions to withdraw the U.S. from the ...

Trump's bid to nix a nuclear arms treaty imperils its allies

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. President Donald Trump, who has proactively pursued better ties with Russia ever since assuming office, ...

Turkish President Erdogan to reveal details of Khasoggi case

ISTANBUL, Turkey - In a sign of growing pressure on Saudi Arabia, Turkey said it will announce details of its ...

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Regional cooperation in Asia Pacific necessary, says report

METRO MANILA, Philippines - Regional cooperation is increasingly necessary to tackle a rising number of cross-border challenges in Asia and ...


Saudi's crucial annual conference website hacked, defaced

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Amid mounting global pressure to come clean on the circumstances surrounding the death of its veteran ...


Uber to appeal Singapore competition watchdog's penalty

SINGAPORE - Months after Uber Technologies sold its Southeast Asian business to the Singapore-based firm Grab, both the companies were ...


Chinese government adds to tax deductions

BEIJING, China – In a bid to boost the economy, China is to allow an increasing number of items as ...


China reports no growth in industrial capacity utilization

BEIJING, China - China’s industrial capacity utilization rate was largely unchanged in the third quarter, according to the country’s National ...


NAB admits misconduct, works towards winning back trust

CANBERRA, Australia - Faced with appalling allegations of corruption and greed, bosses at Australia's big four banks were forced to ...


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