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As Canadian dollar falls, nation's exports rise

MONTREAL, Canada: Data released this week showed that Canada's exports rose in October, mainly driven by pharmaceutical products and the ...

Supreme Court hears case of business refusing services to gay wedding

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a case that Supreme Court liberal justices said could empower certain businesses to discriminate based on constitutional ...

BP says work on hydrogen power moving quickly

LONDON, England: As the governments of major economies are funding the development of green fuels to decarbonize, BP chief executive ...

Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...

Russia, China want Myanmar's sitting envoy out of UN

NEW YORK, USA - The UN has postponed a decision on who will represent Myanmar out of concern that Russia, ...

Change comes to US auto union as reformers win elections

DETROIT, Michigan: In an election triggered by a federal bribery and embezzlement scandal involving former United Auto Workers (UAW) union ...

'Rogue wave' strikes Antarctic cruise ship, kills US passenger

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A massive wave struck the Viking Polaris cruise ship this week as it was sailing toward the ...

Hearing aids now sold without prescriptions in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hearing aids can now be sold without prescriptions from a doctor in the U.S., making it easier and ...

After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...

Musk confirms that apple to resume advertising on Twitter

SEATTLE, Washington: Amazon.com is planning to resume advertising on Twitter, pending some security tweaks to the company's ads platform, purchasing ...

Mexico, US plan joint strategy to lure businesses back to N. America

WASHINGTON D.C.: Mexico's government announced that Mexican Economy Minister Raquel Buenrostro and U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo will draft ...

Sheriff: Vandals cut power across North Carolina county

MOORE COUNTY, North Carolina: Local authorities said that two power substations in Moore County, North Carolina, were damaged by gunfire, ...

US Air Force unveils new B-21 bomber, plans to order 500

PALMDALE, California: Northrop Grumman has unveiled its new B-21 "Raider" jet, the first in a new fleet of long-range stealth ...

United, Boeing in discussions for 'major' purchase of 787s

CHICAGO, Illinois: Reuters has reported that United Airlines and Boeing are close to reaching agreement for placing a major 787 ...

US: reject cable to Cuba to connect voice, internet

WASHINGTON D.C.: A U.S. government committee has urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to deny an application to connect Cuba ...

2022 will see historic high farm incomes in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that as producers are benefitting from high global grain and oilseed demand ...

Manufacturers predict US baby formula shortage to continue

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The infant formula shortage that has persisted in the U.S. for nearly a year, is ...

Oil Removal from US Pipeline Spill to Take Days

The effort to remove oil from the largest crude spill in the United States in nearly a decade will extend ...

US Imposes Sanctions Over Rights Abuses, Targets China and Russia

The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on dozens of people and entities over alleged rights abuses, including Russia's Central ...

US Sends Fresh $275 Million Military Aid to Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden authorized a fresh round of $275 million in military aid for Ukraine, offering new capabilities to ...

"Thanos? Come on. Give me a break," says James Cameron as filmmaker pans Marvel VFX

Washington [US], December 10 (ANI): Legendary filmmaker James Cameron, whose forthcoming tentpole 'Avatar: The Way of Water' is releasing this ...

Broncos WR Courtland Sutton (hamstring) out vs. Chiefs

Denver Broncos wide receiver Courtland Sutton has been ruled out for Sunday's home game against the Kansas City Chiefs. Sutton ...

Brittney Griner back in U.S. for first time in 10 months

WNBA star Brittney Griner landed in the U.S. early Friday morning for the first time since being arrested and detained ...

UN Security Council Protects Humanitarian Aid from Sanctions

new york - The U.N. Security Council adopted a resolution Friday that will protect humanitarian assistance from unintended negative impacts ...

US announces military assistance worth USD 275 million for Ukraine

Washington [US], December 10 (ANI): The United States Defence Department on Friday announced another military assistance package worth USD 275 ...

Russia and US discuss irritants Moscow

Diplomats from the two nations held ?routine? talks on a number of issues in IstanbulMoscow and Washington held talks in ...

Giants RB Saquon Barkley (neck) questionable vs. Eagles

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley was limited in practice on Friday and is listed as questionable to play ...

Giants coach on if Saquon Barkley will play vs. Eagles: 'I hope so'

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley's availability is in question for Sunday's game against the visiting Philadelphia Eagles due ...

Ukraine can use American weapons to bomb Crimea FM

Kiev has agreed not to attack most Russian territory with US weapons, but this does not apply to the peninsula, ...

Pentagon issues warning on China's space capabilities

US Space Command is focused on the challenge posed by Beijing, the head of the agency has saidChina's continued advances ...

Predators, Senators look to shake off losses

The Nashville Predators and Ottawa Senators both will try to bounce back from recent losses when they meet Saturday afternoon ...

Odell Beckham Jr.: 'I don't see the point' in regular-season return

Free-agent wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. shed light on what stokes his fire while speaking on Prime Video's "TNF in ...

NFL insights: Week 14 odds, props and picks

From an opening line of 14.5, the Cowboys are pushing the largest spread in the NFL this season to three-touchdown ...

Jason Garrett not leaving NBC for Stanford job

Jason Garrett has removed himself from consideration for the head coaching vacancy at Stanford. The former Dallas Cowboys head coach ...

Bills rule out DT Jordan Phillips, FB Reggie Gilliam vs. Jets

Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Jordan Phillips and fullback Reggie Gilliam have been ruled out for Sunday's game against the visiting ...

Report: Nationals signing RHP Trevor Williams

The Washington Nationals and right-hander Trevor Williams agreed to a two-year deal, MASNsports.com reported Friday. The 30-year-old free agent made ...

Taliban defends public execution, calls punishment is "divine command"

Kabul [Afghanistan], December 9 (ANI): After world leaders criticized the recent execution in Afghanistan, the Taliban said that the punishment ...

Saudi Arabia and China make joint appeal on Ukraine

The two nations call for efforts to avoid any escalation of the conflictChina and Saudi Arabia have warned against any ...

Don't read too much into Russia-US prisoner swap Kremlin

Ties will remain strained despite the agreement to exchange Brittney Griner for Viktor Bout, according to a Kremlin spokesmanAn exchange ...

Brittney Griner Arrives in the US

U.S. professional basketball star Brittney Griner has arrived in the southern U.S. state of Texas after a high-stakes prisoner swap ...

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Biden weighs lifting rule for all military to get Covid-19 vaccination

WASHINGTON D.C.: The White House said the administration of President Joe Biden is considering a proposal from Republican leader Kevin ...

Supreme Court hears case of business refusing services to gay wedding

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a case that Supreme Court liberal justices said could empower certain businesses to discriminate based on constitutional ...

Economies on agenda as China's Xi visits Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: This week, Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Saudi Arabia, as the Middle East is increasingly looking ...

2,500 dead seals reported on Russian coast

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian officials have said that some 2,500 Caspian seals have been found dead on the Caspian Sea coast ...

Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

JAKARTA, Indonesia: In a legal overhaul that critics say could curb freedoms and police morality in the world's third-largest democracy, ...

Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...

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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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