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 2018-04-21 08:13 

AFP

'Treasured sword': What Kim said about N. Korea's nukes...

Kim Jong Un has halted North Korea's nuclear tests and intercontinental ballistic missile launches, as diplomatic efforts to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula gather pace.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have n...

 2018-04-21 08:03 

Reuters

Iran vows 'expected and unexpected' moves if U.S. exits deal...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday Iran's atomic agency was ready with...

 2018-04-21 08:02 

AFP

UN Security Council convenes in remote Swedish farmhouse...

The UN Security Council is meeting in a secluded farmhouse on the southern tip of Sweden on Saturday in a bid to overcome deep divisions over how to end the war in Syria.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to sh...

 2018-04-21 08:02 

AFP

Trump to honour Macron, his unlikely French friend...

They talk regularly, have shared memorable handshakes and supposedly have an "unbreakable"; friendship. When US President Donald Trump and France's Emmanuel Macron meet next week, there will be more back-slapping -- but also major differences.T...

 2018-04-21 07:58 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Iran vows "expected and unexpected" moves if US exits deal...
 2018-04-21 07:58 

Reuters

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UPDATE 1-Iran vows "expected and unexpected" moves if US exits deal...
 2018-04-21 07:56 

Reuters Africa

Cleanest city in Africa? Kigali scrubs up...

By Aimable TwahirwaKIGALI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In the rainy season, water used to pour into Dativa Nyiramajyambere's house on a cheap plot of land in the Kigali suburb of Rugenge. Outside her home, a half-metre-wide hole in the pavement gath...

 2018-04-21 07:55 

Reuters

Syrian state TV: Rebels set to quit enclave northeast of Damascus...

Syrian state TV said on Saturday that rebels had agreed to surrender an enclave northeast of Damascus and go to opposition areas at the border with Turkey, a withdrawal that would clinch another victory for President Bashar al-Assad....

 2018-04-21 07:55 

Reuters Canada

Syrian state TV: Rebels set to quit enclave northeast of Damascus...

Syrian state TV said on Saturday that rebels had agreed to surrender an enclave northeast of Damascus and go to opposition areas at the border with Turkey, a withdrawal that would clinch another victory for President Bashar al-Assad....

 2018-04-21 07:52 

Reuters Africa

Vodacom Tanzania bets on data and mobile money to stay on top...

Vodacom Tanzania is focusing on growing its data business, mobile payments system and cloud services to stay on top of the East African nation's competitive telecoms market, the head of the company said on Friday....

 2018-04-21 07:50 

Reuters

Syrian state TV: Rebels set to quit enclave NE of Damascus...
 2018-04-21 07:50 

Reuters

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Syrian state TV: Rebels set to quit enclave NE of Damascus...
 2018-04-21 07:47 

AFP

Zach Johnson surges into tie for lead at Texas Open...
 2018-04-21 07:44 

AP

LEADING OFF: White Sox check Farquhar, Ohtani's blister...

A look at what's happening around the majors today:...

 2018-04-21 07:42 

AP

Sharks 4th liners help team advance to 2nd round...

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Eric Fehr and Marcus Sorensen spent most of the season toiling in the AHL, just waiting for their chance....

 2018-04-21 07:38 

Reuters

South Koreans skeptical of North Korea's promises; want to see proof...

North Korea's announcement of a halt in its nuclear and missile tests was met with scepticism by many South Koreans on Saturday, highlighting political risk for the South's president as he embarks on the latest push for peace on the peninsula....

 2018-04-21 07:27 

AFP

N. Korea's Kim promises no more nuclear or missile tests...

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he would halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches, in a Saturday announcement welcomed by US President Donald Trump ahead of a much-anticipated summit between the two men.The global network of Agence Fr...

 2018-04-21 07:04 

Reuters

Louisiana 'islanders' find a new home beyond the water...

By Nicky MilneISLE DE JEAN CHARLES, Louisiana (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Standing in the long grass on the land where he was born, with the sea now lapping just meters away, Chief Albert Naquin remembers Isle de Jean Charles as a wonderful place to gr...

 2018-04-21 07:02 

AP

Roseburg woman breathing easier after double-lung transplant...

ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Jennifer Myers of Roseburg can breathe easier now that a double lung transplant has given her a new lease on life....

 2018-04-21 07:02 

Reuters

Colombia border teems as Venezuelans "without anything" flee crisis...

By Dylan BaddourCUCUTA, Colombia (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Outside a church in the Colombian border city of Cucuta, Martha Carbajalino flips nervously through a pile of papers in her hands, standing with dozens of other migrant Venezuelan parents hop...

 2018-04-21 07:01 

AP

As coal-fired power plants switch off, new businesses sought...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — If the closed Mitchell Power Station on the west bank of the Monongahela River ever turns into anything industrious again, a sweeping 78-page document commissioned by the state ec......

 2018-04-21 07:01 

AP

In opioid crisis, finding balance between pain and addiction...

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Dr. Kenneth Choquette knows the kind of chronic pain his patients endure every day. Without opioid pills, some cannot work, sleep or do simple chores like wash the dishes....

 2018-04-21 07:00 

UPI

On This Day: Red Baron flying ace dies in WWI...

On April 21, 1918, Manfred von Richthofen, German World War I flying ace known as "The Red Baron," was killed by Allied fire over Vaux-sur-Somme, France....

 2018-04-21 07:00 

UPI

UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 21, 2018...

On April 21, 1918, Manfred von Richthofen, German World War I flying ace known as "The Red Baron," was killed by Allied fire over Vaux-sur-Somme, France....

 2018-04-21 07:00 

UPI

Famous birthdays for April 21: James McAvoy, Queen Elizabeth II...

Actor James McAvoy turns 39 and Britain's Queen Elizabeth II turns 92, among the famous birthdays for April 21....

 2018-04-21 07:00 

Reuters

FEATURE-Louisiana 'islanders' find a new home beyond the water...

By Nicky MilneISLE DE JEAN CHARLES, Louisiana, April 21 (Thomson ReutersFoundation) - Standing in the long grass on the land where hewas born, with the sea now lapping just meters away, ChiefAlbert Naquin remembers Isle de Jean Charles as a wonderfulplace...

 2018-04-21 06:57 

AP

Former NFL player's 1952 Mantle card sells for $2.88 million...

DALLAS (AP) — A Mickey Mantle baseball card from 1952 was sold at auction for $2.88 million, falling just short of setting a record....

 2018-04-21 06:40 

Reuters

Finnish drug maker Orion to sell diagnostic test business for $200 mln...

Finnish drug maker Orion (ORNBV.HE) said on Saturday it has agreed to sell its Diagnostica division to a Nordic private equity company Axcel Management for 163 million euros ($200 million)....

 2018-04-21 06:40 

Reuters

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Finnish drug maker Orion to sell diagnostic test business for $200 mln...

Finnish drug maker Orion said on Saturday it has agreed to sell its Diagnostica division to a Nordic private equity company Axcel Management for 163 million euros ($200 million)....

 2018-04-21 06:38 

Reuters

Finnish drug maker Orion to sell diagnostic test business for $200 mln...

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