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 2018-08-15 22:37 

AFP

Israel reopens Gaza crossing as truce talks progress...

Israel reopened its only goods crossing with the Gaza Strip on Wednesday after closing it to most deliveries on July 9 over months of border tensions, as relative calm returned and truce talks progressed.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 1...

 2018-08-15 22:35 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

US ruins conditions for talks: Rohani...

Tehran, Aug 15, IRNA - President Hassan Rouhani underlined that Iran is negotiating with the entire world, and underlined that the US itself has been ruining the conditions for negotiations....

 2018-08-15 22:35 

Kuwait News Agency

Bahraini Crown Prince hails financial support by Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, UAE...

MANAMA, Aug 15 (KUNA) -- Bahrain Crown Prince Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, welcomed Wednesday the support presented by Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and UAE towards strengthening Bahrain's fiscal stabil...

 2018-08-15 22:33 

AP

US newsrooms to Trump: We're not enemies of the people...

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's newsrooms are pushing back against President Donald Trump with a coordinated series of newspaper editorials condemning his attacks on "fake news" and suggestion that jo......

 2018-08-15 22:27 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Ceremony commemorating anniversary of Pakistan Independence Day in Tehran...

The ceremony commemorating the anniversary of Pakistan Independence Day is being held in Tehran on Aug 14, 2018....

 2018-08-15 22:27 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Ceremony commemorating anniversary of Pakistan Independence Day in Tehran...

The ceremony commemorating the anniversary of Pakistan Independence Day is being held in Tehran on Aug 14, 2018....

 2018-08-15 22:25 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran sends protest note on Pompeo's claims to Swiss embassy...

Tehran, July 25, IRNA Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Wednesday officially handed over a protest letter to Swiss embassy in Tehran on recent meddling and baseless allegations by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo....

 2018-08-15 22:25 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Rehearsals of Tehran Symphony Orchestra in Roudaki Hall...

This picture shows the rehearsals of Tehran Symphony Orchestra in Roudaki Hall in Tehran Province on Aug 14,2018....

 2018-08-15 22:24 

AP

Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. government is issuing draft proposals for how it would like to manage two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last ......

 2018-08-15 22:24 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Rehearsals of Tehran Symphony Orchestra in Roudaki Hall...

This picture shows the rehearsals of Tehran Symphony Orchestra in Roudaki Hall in Tehran Province on Aug 14,2018....

 2018-08-15 22:18 

Sputnik International

US 'Concerned' With 'Abnormal' Russian Satellite...

The US is raising hue and cry about a Russian satellite exhibiting what it considers "abnormal" behavior, heavily implying it is a weapon of some sort. However, the US has repeatedly rejected out of hand attempts to prevent a space arms race via a...

 2018-08-15 22:17 

Sputnik International

San Francisco to Launch 'Poop Patrol' to Keep Sidewalks Free of Human Waste...

San Francisco's crappy sidewalks have become such a problem that the city's newly elected mayor has decided to launch a "poop patrol" to clean up the messes regularly left there....

 2018-08-15 22:14 

AP

Bears LB Trevathan returns to field where he started career...

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The memories came rushing back as Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan set foot on the practice field where he spent the first part of his career....

 2018-08-15 22:12 

TASS

Graffiti artist Banksy surprised to learn his solo exhibition underway in Moscow...

The artist wrote in his Instagram account that the exhibition "got nothing to do" with him...

 2018-08-15 22:11 

Saudi Press Agency

Minister of Hajj, Umrah Explains Working Plan, Initiatives for Hajj Season 1439 H....
 2018-08-15 22:11 

Saudi Press Agency

Minister of Hajj, Umrah Explains Working Plan, Initiatives for Hajj Season 1439 H. 2 Makkah...
 2018-08-15 22:11 

AP

Church sex scandal: Abuse victims want a full reckoning...

Six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania joined the list this week of those around the U.S. that have been forced to face the ugly truth about child-molesting priests in their ranks....

 2018-08-15 22:10 

AP

Officials unveil plan to replace Rikers with smaller jails...

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City unveiled an ambitious plan on Wednesday to replace the notorious Rikers Island jail complex with four smaller lockups located in densely populated neighborhoods, inclu......

 2018-08-15 22:10 

AP

Report: SEC subpoenas Tesla about CEO's buyout plans...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Wall Street Journal is reporting that government regulators have subpoenaed Tesla as they dig deeper into CEO Elon Musk's recent disclosure about a potential buyout of the ......

 2018-08-15 22:06 

Sputnik International

Pence Demands Turkey Release Jailed US Pastor Brunson, Warns of Consequences...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - US Vice President Mike Pence threatened Turkey with unspecified consequences if it continues to hold American pastor Andrew Brunson in custody nearly two years after his arrest on what the Trump administration calls bogus charges, a...

 2018-08-15 22:02 

AFP

Anger grows in Italy as bridge toll hits 39...

Italy's government on Wednesday blamed the firm that operated the collapsed Genoa bridge for the disaster in which at least 39 people died, as it announced a state of emergency in the city.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countrie...

 2018-08-15 21:58 

Reuters

[ UK ]

UPDATE 1-Budapest Airport terminal briefly shut due to hot isotope container...
 2018-08-15 21:57 

AP

A look at the handling of Pennsylvania clergy abuse claims...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A grand jury report documenting seven decades of child sexual abuse by hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania found that most of the bishops who served in the state ......

 2018-08-15 21:56 

Reuters

[ US ]

Ex-NYC union head convicted of taking bribe to invest in fund...

A former head of New York City's correction officers' union was found guilty on Wednesday of accepting a bribe to steer union money to now-defunct hedge fund Platinum Partners for investing....

 2018-08-15 21:55 

Ynetnews

UN Secretary-General welcomes Israel's decision to open the Kerem Shalom crossing...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed Israel's decision to reopen the Kerem Shalom crossing and expand the fishing area in the Gaza Strip. Guterres added that he "calls on all parties to support the efforts of the Middle East envoy Nikola...

 2018-08-15 21:55 

AP

Atletico beats Real Madrid 4-2 after extra time in Super Cup...

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Atletico Madrid finally got the better of Real Madrid on the European stage, scoring twice in extra time to win 4-2 in the UEFA Super Cup final on Wednesday in its rival's f......

 2018-08-15 21:53 

AP

After Brennan, 9 others face losing security clearances, too...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday acted on a threat and revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, citing a constitutional responsibility to protect cla......

 2018-08-15 21:52 

BloombergQuint

U.S. Says Turkey Tariffs to Stay as Qatar Comes to Erdogan's Aid...

U.S. Says Turkey Tariffs to Stay as Qatar Comes to Erdogan's Aid...

 2018-08-15 21:52 

AFP

'Devastating' dolphin loss in Florida red tide disaster...

A state of emergency has been declared in Florida as the worst red tide in a decade blackens the ocean water, killing dolphins, sea turtles and fish at a relentless pace.The global network of Agence France Presse covers 151 countriesIf you have news to sh...

 2018-08-15 21:52 

Kuwait News Agency

German court orders city to return terror suspect deported to native country...

BERLIN, Aug 15 (KUNA) -- A German court ordered the city of Bochum to return a man, accused of being Osama bin Laden's bodyguard, to the country after he was said to have been illegally deported to his native Tunisia last month. In a statement, the co...

 2018-08-15 21:51 

BloombergQuint

Argentina Is Playing a Risky Game in the Bond Market...

Argentina Is Playing a Risky Game in the Bond Market...

 2018-08-15 21:51 

BloombergQuint

Asia Stocks Set to Fall, Bonds Rise; Metals Slump: Markets Wrap...

Asia Stocks Set to Fall, Bonds Rise; Metals Slump: Markets Wrap...

 2018-08-15 21:51 

Reuters

[ US ]

U.S. clergy sex abuse revelation fuels push to reform assault laws...

The latest revelation of widespread child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy has given impetus to efforts by legislators, including a Pennsylvania lawmaker who has said he was raped by a priest as a child, to make it easier to prosecute such cases....

 2018-08-15 21:51 

Reuters

U.S. clergy sex abuse revelation fuels push to reform assault laws...

The latest revelation of widespread child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy has given impetus to efforts by legislators, including a Pennsylvania lawmaker who has said he was raped by a priest as a child, to make it easier to prosecute such cases....

 2018-08-15 21:50 

Ynetnews

Palestinian president lashes out at US over Gaza situation...

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has lashed out at the United States over its proposals to alleviate the dire humanitarian situation in Gaza. Abbas in a speech on Wednesday said of US officials: "I swear to God, they are liars." Abbas added tha...

 2018-08-15 21:50 

AP

Swimmer suffers puncture wounds in shark attack on Cape Cod...

TRURO, Mass. (AP) — A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and is being airlifted to a hospital....

 2018-08-15 21:50 

Press Trust of India

Seven Bangladesh nationals held for illegal stay...

Thane, Aug15 (PTI) The rural police in Maharashtra'sThane district today claimed to have arrested sevenBangladeshi nationals living illegally in the country.The accused, who were staying in Bhayander area of thedistrict, had no valid documents for ent...

 2018-08-15 21:49 

Reuters

[ World ]

Adult smokers more apt to use e-cigarettes than nonsmokers...

(Reuters Health) - Current smokers are more likely than ex-smokers or adults who have never smoked to use e-cigarettes, according to a Swedish study that concludes e-cigarettes might not work as a cessation aid....

 2018-08-15 21:49 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Adult smokers more apt to use e-cigarettes than nonsmokers...

(Reuters Health) - Current smokers are more likely than ex-smokers or adults who have never smoked to use e-cigarettes, according to a Swedish study that concludes e-cigarettes might not work as a cessation aid....

 2018-08-15 21:49 

Sputnik International

'Russian Bot': US Dissenting Voices Increasingly Smeared as Kremlin Stooges...

You're a Russian bot, you're a Russian bot, everybody is a Russian bot ... or so they claim....

 2018-08-15 21:49 

Sputnik International

US Runs Election Security Exercise Amid Continuing Allegations of Meddling - DHS...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) ran its first national exercise on election security this week, the agency said in a news release amid continuing unsubstantiated allegations in both chambers of Congress that Russia inte...

 2018-08-15 21:48 

Reuters

Argentina sells $769 million in Treasury notes -Treasury Ministry...

Argentina sold 23.1 billion pesos ($769.63 million) in Treasury notes on Wednesday, the Treasury Ministry said in a statement, split between 14.2 billion pesos in 105-day notes and 8.9 billion pesos in 224-day notes....

 2018-08-15 21:48 

Reuters

[ UK ]

Argentina sells $769 million in Treasury notes -Treasury Ministry...

Argentina sold 23.1 billion pesos ($769.63 million) in Treasury notes on Wednesday, the Treasury Ministry said in a statement, split between 14.2 billion pesos in 105-day notes and 8.9 billion pesos in 224-day notes....

 2018-08-15 21:44 

BloombergQuint

New York-Style Steakhouses Are Storming Tokyo...

New York-Style Steakhouses Are Storming Tokyo...

 2018-08-15 21:42 

AP

NYC regulations could take big bite out of Airbnb profits...

NEW YORK (AP) — Airbnb faces tightening regulations in New York City that could take a big bite out of its profits....

 2018-08-15 21:42 

Reuters

Messi to miss Argentina friendlies in U.S....

Argentina captain Lionel Messi has ruled himself out of two friendlies in the United States next month, a source at the Argentine Football Association (AFA) told Reuters on Wednesday....

 2018-08-15 21:40 

AP

Rizzo leads Cubs past Brewers 8-4...

CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, drove in three runs and stole two bases in his return to the cleanup spot, and the Chicago Cubs restored their three-game lead in the NL Central by topping the......

 2018-08-15 21:40 

Reuters

COLUMN-Tesla, Musk face SEC wrist slap at worst, experts say: Frankel...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the company itself may have little to fear from U.S. regulators according to legal analysts, despite Musk's failure so far to back up his early August tweet saying he had "funding secured" for his plan to take the elect...

 2018-08-15 21:40 

Reuters

[ UK ]

COLUMN-Tesla, Musk face SEC wrist slap at worst, experts say: Frankel...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the company itself may have little to fear from U.S. regulators according to legal analysts, despite Musk's failure so far to back up his early August tweet saying he had...

 2018-08-15 21:40 

Reuters

[ World ]

Cancer risk with diabetes is higher for women than men...

(Reuters Health) - People with diabetes are more likely to develop certain cancers than those without the condition, and a new analysis suggests that the increased risk is greater for women than for men....

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