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North Korea's U.N. envoy says denuclearization off negotiating table with United States
(07/12/2019 @ 13:01)
North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations said on Saturday that denuclearization is off the negotiating table with the United States and lengthy talks with Washington are not needed.
Ericsson to pay over $1 billion to resolve U.S. corruption probes
(07/12/2019 @ 12:49)
Swedish mobile telecoms company Ericsson has agreed to pay over $1 billion to resolve probes into corruption, including the bribing of government officials, the U.S. Department of Justice said on Friday.
Indian rape victim dies in hospital after being set ablaze
(07/12/2019 @ 12:38)
A 23-year-old rape victim set on fire by a gang of men, which included her alleged rapists, has died in a New Delhi hospital, prompting protests from opposition leaders who blamed the ruling party for failing to check incidents of violence against women.
Saudi suspect in U.S. Navy base attack linked to anti-U.S. Twitter screed
(07/12/2019 @ 12:33)
The Saudi airman accused of killing three people at a U.S. Navy base in Florida appeared to have posted criticism of U.S. wars and quoted slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden on social media hours before the shooting spree, according to a group that monitors online extremism.
United States and Iran swap prisoners in rare act of cooperation
(07/12/2019 @ 12:19)
The United States and Iran each freed a prisoner on Saturday in a rare swap, an act of cooperation between two longtime foes whose ties have worsened since President Donald Trump took office.
Hong Kong police chief promises flexibility ahead of rally
(07/12/2019 @ 12:14)
Hong Kong's new police commissioner said on Saturday his force would take a flexible approach to pro-democracy demonstrations as the city gears up for a rally on Sunday that is expected to draw a huge crowd.
Rocket hits Iraqi cleric's home following deadly Baghdad attack
(07/12/2019 @ 12:12)
A rocket fired from a drone targeted the home of populist Iraqi cleric Moqtada al-Sadr on Saturday, lawmakers from his Saeroon party said, following one of the capital's bloodiest nights in recent weeks.
U.S. hopes U.S. citizen's release means more progress possible with Iran
(07/12/2019 @ 11:41)
The United States is hopeful that the release of U.S. citizen Xiyue Wang by Iran will lead to the freeing of other Americans held there and is a sign Tehran is willing to come to the table to talk about other issues, a senior U.S. administration official said on Saturday.
Tesla boss Elon Musk wins defamation trial over his 'pedo guy' tweet
(07/12/2019 @ 11:02)
Tesla Inc boss Elon Musk emerged victorious on Friday from a closely watched defamation trial as a federal court jury swiftly rejected the $190 million claim brought against him by a British cave explorer who Musk had branded a "pedo guy" on Twitter.
Musk's defamation win may reset legal landscape for social media
(07/12/2019 @ 11:02)
((This December 6 story is refiled to fix typo in quote in paragraph nine))
More French protests see roads blocked, trains disrupted and scuffles in Paris
(07/12/2019 @ 10:55)
Truckers blocked roads in about 10 regions around France on Saturday to protest against a planned reduction in tax breaks on diesel for road transport, while train and metro services remained heavily disrupted by a strike against pension reform.
Saudi airman in U.S. for training suspected in deadly shooting at Florida naval base
(07/12/2019 @ 10:52)
(This December 6 story corrects first paragraph to show gunman killed three people, not four; corrects paragraph 14 to show three people slain, not two)
Factbox: Reactions to Iran-U.S. prisoner swap
(07/12/2019 @ 09:58)
The United States and Iran swapped prisoners - a Chinese-American detained for three years on spying charges and an imprisoned Iranian - on Saturday in a rare act of cooperation between two longtime foes.
UK minister says concerned about election interference after leak of documents linked to Russia
(07/12/2019 @ 09:24)
The leak of classified UK-U.S. trade documents online, tied to a previous Russian disinformation campaign, has all the hallmarks of an attempt to interfere in Britain's upcoming election, a British minister said on Saturday.
Johnson, Corbyn wage Brexit battle in final debate before UK election
(07/12/2019 @ 07:26)
Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn clashed over Brexit on Friday in the last televised debate before next week's election that will determine the path for Britain's departure from the European Union.
Buttigieg pledges billions to curb education disparities
(07/12/2019 @ 07:16)
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg vowed on Saturday to spend hundreds of billions of dollars to improve public education if elected, with a plan that boosts funds for "underserved children" and expands early childhood learning.
Democrats to spend weekend drafting impeachment charges against Trump
(07/12/2019 @ 07:10)
Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives will spend the weekend on Capitol Hill preparing for what could be the final week of their months-old impeachment inquiry that has imperiled Donald Trump's presidency.
U.S. health spending recovers after two slow years: CMS
(07/12/2019 @ 05:31)
(This Dec. 5 story corrects first paragraph to say growth was slower not declined in previous years, removes reference to projected spending in eighth paragraph)
Mexico says 'good progress' on trade deal although work remains
(07/12/2019 @ 05:18)
Negotiators working to close a new North American trade deal have made "good progress" but many elements are not yet resolved, Mexico's deputy foreign minister said on Friday.
Mexico official lauds progress on trade deal but says work remains
(07/12/2019 @ 05:18)
Mexico's deputy foreign minister for North America, Jesus Seade, said on Friday that negotiators made "good progress" to close the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade deal, but many elements remained to be resolved.
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