Wed, 17 Jul 2019

Israel increases fleet of F-35 fighter jets to sixteen

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel has taken delivery of two more brand new F-35 "Adir" jet fighters.The two new jets ...

Williamson and team do New Zealand proud, writes UAE newspaper

"It just wasn't meant to be.""Given the heartbreaking circumstances of Sunday's Cricket World Cup final defeat, New Zealand captain Kane ...

Human Rights Watch says new Trump rule unfair to asylum seekers

WASHINGTON, DC - The new rule that the Trump administration announced on Monday effectively bars from asylum nearly anyone who ...

U.S. ICE agents begin rounding up illegal immigrants

Nationwide raids across the United States, aimed at rounding up 2,000 immigrants in the country illegally for possible deportation got ...

14 dead after building collapses in Kumarhatt in India

SOLAN, Himachal Pradesh, India - As many as 14 people, including thirteen Army personnel were killed and 28 others injured ...

Widespread floods in Nepal lead to death and destruction

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Search and rescue operations are occurring across Nepal as the southeast Asian nation continues to be hit ...

Tensions between Ottawa and Beijing heightened after third arrest

BEIJING, China - A Canadian citizen has been detained in Yantai, a city in northeastern China, Global Affairs Canada said ...

Huge death toll in wake of hotel attack in Kismayo, Somalia

MOGADISHU, Somalia - At least two journalists were among the 26 people killed in the terror attack at a Somali ...

In Taiz, some Yemenis choose war and home over displacement

After more than four years of fighting, life has become so unbearable for some of Yemen's 3.6 million displaced people ...

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

Iran Willing to Talk with US if Trump Lifts Sanctions

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif says his country is willing to negotiate with the U.S., but only if it ...

New Greek PM Calls Bond Auction 'Vote of Confidence'

ATHENS, GREECE - Greece launched a 7-year bond auction Tuesday, the country's third effort this year to raise money from ...

US Marks 50th Years Since Historic Apollo 11 Mission to Moon

Events in the southern U.S. state of Florida and Washington, D.C. Tuesday kicked off observances marking the 50th anniversary of ...

Trump Balks At Cancellation Of F-35 Jet Sales To Turkey, Blames Obama

U.S. President Donald Trump has deplored the inability of the United States to sell Turkey F-35 fighter jets because it ...

Human cost of Ukraine conflict is growing, Security Council told

DiCarlo's briefing to the Council was delivered just days before Ukrainians vote in parliamentary elections on July 21. The Under-Secretary-General ...

US Denounces WTO Ruling Favoring China

The U.S. is denouncing a World Trade Organization (WTO) appellate ruling that exposes the U.S. to potential Chinese sanctions because ...

New Clues on Why Women's Alzheimer's Risk Differs From Men's

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - New research gives some biological clues to why women may be more likely than men to ...

Polls Show Sour Views of Race Relations in Trump's America

Even before President Donald Trump's racist tweets toward four Democratic congresswomen of color, Americans considered race relations in the United ...

Russia, West Clash During UN Session On Ukraine's Language Law

A United Nations Security Council meeting over Kyiv's move to declare Ukrainian the national language of Ukraine has turned into ...

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NBC: Trump Weighs Ousting Commerce Secretary Ross

U.S. President Donald Trump has told aides and allies that he is considering removing Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross after a ...

Army Reserve pilot program at Fort McCoy first to access new joint light tactical vehicle

FORT McCOY Army reservists began training on the first 60 joint light tactical vehicles in Army Reserve Military at the ...

Onalaska United Methodist will host chickencue

The Onalaska United Methodist Church will host a chickencue from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. July 18 behind Dickinson's, 401 ...

Charity workout in La Crosse to fund camp excursions for kids with muscular dystrophy

Each year, an estimated 20,000 children worldwide are diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy, the most common form of the genetic ...

Nominees sought for the Paula J. Tower Memorial Award

The Norma J. Vinger Center for Breast Care at Gundersen Health System, supported by Gundersen Medical Foundation, is accepting nominations ...

Pearl Street Brewery will host "Hops and Hot Rods"

Pearl Street Brewery will host "Hops and Hot Rods" from noon to 6 p.m. July 20 at 1401 St. Andrew ...

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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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