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Lebanon's Hariri: Government Formation May Take Longer

BEIRUT - It may take Lebanese parties more time to form a coalition government, Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri said Tuesday, ...

US Official Warns of More Actions Against Turkey If Pastor Not Freed

The United States is warning more economic pressures may be in store for Turkey if it refuses to release a ...

Malta Lets Rescue Ship Dock after EU States Agree to Take Migrants

VALLETTA/MADRID - Malta said on Tuesday it would allow the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius, which has been barred for four ...

Lebanese Hezbollah Leader Says Group Stronger Than Ever

BEIRUT - The leader of Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, said on Tuesday his group was stronger than ever ...

Ruble Slump Hits Russians' Wallets, not Their Support for Putin

MOSCOW - Alexei Nikolayev, one of more than 56 million Russians who re-elected President Vladimir Putin in March, is already ...

Blocked by Israel for Years, Palestinian Mail Finally Arrives

JERICHO, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES - Palestinian postal service employees are working overtime to sort through some 10 tons of letters and ...

Assad Intensifies Bombing Campaign of Syrian Rebels' Last Stronghold

Syrian rebels are readying for a government assault on the country's northwestern Idlib province, their last major stronghold in a ...

Libyan Militia Evict 1,900 Minority Tawergha from IDP Camp

GENEVA - The United Nations refugee agency says nearly 2,000 members of a persecuted ethnic minority group in Libya fled ...

Erdogan Wants Boycott of US Electronics

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened Tuesday to boycott U.S. electronic goods in response to what he says is a ...

Russian Court Jails Native Of Ingushetia On Terrorism Charges

A court in Russia has jailed a native of the North Caucasus region of Ingushetia on terrorism-related charges. The North ...

Imran Khan stands by Turkey in times of economic turmoil

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 14 (ANI): Pakistan Prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan on Tuesday extended support to Turkey, which is caught-up in ...

UN: Up to 30,000 Islamic State Extremists In Syria, Iraq

Despite the military defeat of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and most of Syria, the extremist group still has ...

Rupee touches all time record low of 70.08

New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): After opening at a marginal high of 69.85 against the US Dollar, the Indian ...

Russian, German Leaders To Meet For Talks On Ukraine, Energy

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Berlin on August 18 for the second ...

As 5-Year Anniversary of Rabaa Massacre Looms, Egypt Comes Under Fire

HAVANA - As the five-year anniversary of Egypt's Rabaa massacre comes Tuesday, some human rights groups say the country has ...

Netanyahu Calls Detention of US Journalist a Mistake

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is calling the detention of an American journalist at Ben Gurion Airport Sunday an 'administrative ...

Greek Town Loves Movie Score Maestro Morricone And It Shows

LARISSA, GREECE - Once upon a time in central Greece ... a small town fell in love with famed film ...

Robin Wright ties knot with Clement Giraudet?

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 14 (ANI): American actress Robin Wright recently tied the knot with her French beau Clement Giraudet ...

South Africa's Rand Falls to 2-Year Low As Turkey Rout Spreads

JPHANNESBURG - South Africa's rand plunged more than 10 percent to a 2-year low against the dollar early on Monday ...

US Journalist Questioned by Israeli Security Authorities

JERUSALEM - A leading U.S. Jewish columnist said Monday that he was detained by Israeli authorities at Tel Aviv's airport ...

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Thousands protests Israel’s new nation-state law in Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel’s explosive new law, which declares it the nation-state of the Jewish people, and claims only ...

Lebanon's Hariri: Government Formation May Take Longer

BEIRUT - It may take Lebanese parties more time to form a coalition government, Prime Minister-designate Saad al-Hariri said Tuesday, ...

US Official Warns of More Actions Against Turkey If Pastor Not Freed

The United States is warning more economic pressures may be in store for Turkey if it refuses to release a ...

Malta Lets Rescue Ship Dock after EU States Agree to Take Migrants

VALLETTA/MADRID - Malta said on Tuesday it would allow the Mediterranean rescue ship Aquarius, which has been barred for four ...

Lebanese Hezbollah Leader Says Group Stronger Than Ever

BEIRUT - The leader of Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, said on Tuesday his group was stronger than ever ...

Ruble Slump Hits Russians' Wallets, not Their Support for Putin

MOSCOW - Alexei Nikolayev, one of more than 56 million Russians who re-elected President Vladimir Putin in March, is already ...

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Cult director John Waters's supreme achievement will always be Pink Flamingos (1972), his deranged home movie that took the midnight movie circuit by storm with its trashy excess, low-brow aesthetic, and raunchy delight in whatever perversions Waters could dream up. ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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