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 2022-08-14 15:12 

Reuters

Awoniyi delivers hammer blow as Forest beat West Ham...

A first-half goal from Taiwo Awoniyi was enough to earn Nottingham Forest a 1-0 win over West Ham United on Sunday, their first victory of the new Premier League season as the City Ground played host to top-flight soccer for the first time since 1999....

 2022-08-14 15:02 

Reuters

First ship carrying Ukraine wheat under UN deal docks in Turkey...

The first ship carrying Ukrainian wheat to be exported under a U.N.-brokered deal arrived in Istanbul on Sunday, the Joint Coordination Centre based in the Turkish city, said....

 2022-08-14 14:56 

Reuters

Nigerian police urged to be 'humane' as they tighten security...

Nigerian police are to tighten security at schools and hospitals and conduct stop and search operations in a bid to stamp out increasing gang attacks, they said on Sunday, at the same time as being urged to be "professional and humane"....

 2022-08-14 14:55 

UPI

Sen. Ed Markey leads congressional delegation to Taiwan after Pelosi visit...

Sen. Ed Markey led a bipartisan congressional delegation to Taiwan on Sunday to meet with senior leaders of the self-governed island to discuss relations with the United States and regional security, among other issues....

 2022-08-14 14:24 

UPI

Man crashes car into barricade outside U.S. Supreme Court, shoots himself dead...

A man crashed his car into a barricade outside the U.S. Supreme Court, about a block from Capitol, then shot himself dead early Sunday morning, police said....

 2022-08-14 14:20 

Reuters

Man dies after crashing car, firing gunshots near U.S. Capitol...

A man died in an apparent suicide early on Sunday after crashing his car into a barricade near the U.S. Capitol and firing shots into the air, police said....

 2022-08-14 14:16 

Reuters

Magnitude 6.6 earthquake strikes Kermadec Islands -EMSC...

An earthquake of magnitude 6.6 struck south of Kermadec Islands early on Monday, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said....

 2022-08-14 13:58 

UPI

Comedian Teddy Ray dead at 32...

Comedian Teddy Ray has died at the age of 32....

 2022-08-14 13:54 

UPI

Man arrested after driving car through crowd, killing at least 1 in Pennsylvania...

A man was arrested Saturday after driving a car through a crowd, killing at least one person and injuring 17 others attending a community event in Pennsylvania, police said Sunday....

 2022-08-14 13:45 

Reuters

Salman Rushdie off ventilator and condition improving, agent says...

Salman Rushdie, the acclaimed author who was hospitalized on Friday with serious injuries after being repeatedly stabbed at a public appearance in New York state, is off a ventilator and his condition is improving, his agent said on Sunday....

 2022-08-14 13:25 

Reuters

Saudi stocks slip on weaker oil prices as Qatar consolidates gains...

Saudi Arabia's stock market ended slightly lower on Sunday in response to Friday's fall in oil prices, while the Qatari index inched higher to notch up a third consecutive session of gains....

 2022-08-14 13:22 

Reuters

Britain's opposition Labour Party to demand energy price cap freeze...

Britain's main opposition Labour Party will call for the energy price cap to be frozen this autumn, a party source said, to help the public deal with another expected surge in energy bills during the worst cost-of-living crisis in decades....

 2022-08-14 13:22 

Reuters

Juve need to work hard and stay humble in title quest, says Allegri...

Juventus are always expected to aim for the Scudetto but will need to be humble and improve on all fronts if Serie A's most successful side want to return to being title winners, manager Massimiliano Allegri said on Sunday....

 2022-08-14 13:19 

UPI

Next 'Kung Fu Panda' sequel set for release in 2024...

DreamWorks Animation has announced a new installment in one of its most beloved film franchises is on the way....

 2022-08-14 13:08 

Reuters

Germany to give energy essentials priority by rail if Rhine disruption worsens...

Germany plans to give the transportation of materials and equipment essential for energy production priority on the country's rail networks should water levels on the Rhine fall further and hamper shipping by river, a draft decree shows....

 2022-08-14 13:04 

Reuters

Kuwait names first ambassador to Iran in over six years...

Kuwait has appointed an ambassador to Iran, both countries said on Sunday, more than six years after recalling its top envoy to Tehran in solidarity with Saudi Arabia after it severed ties with the Islamic Republic in 2016....

 2022-08-14 13:02 

UPI

Palestinian gunman injures 8 people including U.S. citizens in Jerusalem's Old City...

A Palestinian gunman allegedly shot and injured at least eight people, including U.S. citizens, in Jerusalem's Old City on Sunday, American and Israeli officials said....

 2022-08-14 12:55 

UPI

'Insecure,' '90210' actress Denise Dowse dead at 64...

"Insecure" and "Beverly Hills, 90210" actress Denise Dowse has died at the age of 64, her family announced....

 2022-08-14 12:53 

UPI

At least 41 killed in church fire in Egypt...

At least 41 people have died and at least 14 injured from an Egyptian Orthodox church fire caused by an electrical fire in the air conditioning unit in Giza's Imbaba neighborhood in greater Cairo on Sunday....

 2022-08-14 11:54 

Reuters

Rushdie's stabbing highlights divisions in Iranian society...

Many Iranians have turned to social media to show their anger and praise over the attack on novelist Salman Rushdie at a lecture in New York state, with some conspiracy theories linking it to Tehran's nuclear talks in Vienna....

 2022-08-14 11:51 

Reuters

U.S. congressional delegation to visit Taiwan from Sunday...

A U.S. congressional delegation will visit Taiwan from Aug. 14 to 15 to meet with senior Taiwan leaders, the de facto U.S. embassy in Taiwan said in a statement on Sunday....

 2022-08-14 11:50 

Reuters

Ukraine war diverts attention from hunger, pope says in Somalia appeal...

Pope Francis said on Sunday that the war in Ukraine had distracted attention from the problem of world hunger and called for urgent food aid to stave off looming famine in Somalia....

 2022-08-14 11:30 

Reuters

'Rock bottom': Former players tear into Man Utd after Brentford defeat...

Manchester United came in for heavy criticism from former players after they crashed to a chastening 4-0 defeat by Brentford in the Premier League on Saturday, their second loss in as many league games under new boss Erik ten Hag....

 2022-08-14 11:19 

Reuters

Fireworks explode in Armenian shopping mall, killing one - reports...

Two blasts ripped through a fireworks warehouse in a shopping mall in the Armenian capital of Yerevan on Sunday, killing one and injuring at least 20 people, Russian news agencies cited Armenian emergencies ministry as saying....

 2022-08-14 11:07 

Reuters

Germany reaches 75% gas stocks target ahead of schedule...

German gas storage facilities were slightly more than 75% full last Friday, a couple of weeks ahead of target, data from European operators group GIE showed on Sunday....

 2022-08-14 10:49 

Reuters

Taiwan says 11 Chinese military aircraft crossed Taiwan's median line...

Eleven Chinese military aircraft crossed the Taiwan Strait's median line or entered Taiwan's air defence zone on Sunday, Taiwan's Defence Ministry said, as Beijing continues military activities close to the Chinese-claimed island....

 2022-08-14 10:46 

Reuters

Egypt swears in new ministers after cabinet reshuffle...

Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi swore in 13 new ministers on Sunday after parliament approved its first major cabinet reshuffle since 2019 a day earlier....

 2022-08-14 10:36 

Reuters

At least 35 killed in Egyptian church fire, security sources say...

At least 35 people were killed and 45 injured in a fire inside a church in the Egyptian city of Giza on Sunday, two security sources told Reuters....

 2022-08-14 10:29 

Reuters

Switzerland could align with EU energy saving drive, energy minister says...

Switzerland could prevent an energy shortage by aligning with a European Union plan to cut gas use by 15% this winter, Energy Minister Simonetta Sommaruga told newspaper SonntagsBlick....

 2022-08-14 10:23 

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Scotland's police investigate threat made to JK Rowling after Rushdie tweet | Reuters...

Scotland's police said on Sunday they are investigating a report of an...

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