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Raul Castro leaves the political stage,...

Raul Castro leaves politics, his legacy...

North America

Sun, Apr 18 2021

Raul's departure ends a near six-decade family hold on power in Cuba that started in 1959

After criticism, Biden says he will...

Biden: Will raise cap on refugee...

World

Sun, Apr 18 2021

Republicans have blamed Biden for the situation at the border, faulting his moves to reverse other Trump-era...

Videos pile pressure on US police over...

Videos pile pressure on US police over...

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

Public trust in the US police have recently been more strained

US sues Trump ally Roger Stone, alleging...

US sues Trump ally Roger Stone

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

Trump granted Stone a presidential pardon in December, wiping away the criminal conviction

Castro era in Cuba to end as Raul confirms...

Castro era in Cuba to end as Raul confirms...

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The transition comes as Cuba faces the worst economic crisis since the collapse of former benefactor...

Hundreds protest Chicago police killing...

Hundreds protest Chicago police killing...

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The Chicago Police Department said in a statement it was closely monitoring events across the...

Biden drops promise for quick expansion...

Biden drops promise for quick expansion...

North America

Sat, Apr 17 2021

The Biden administration had recently stated it wanted to allow in some 60,000 refugees annually, ramping...

Russia to ask 10 US diplomats to leave...

Russia to ask 10 US diplomats to leave...

World

Sat, Apr 17 2021

US on Thursday imposed sanctions on Russia, including curbs to its sovereign debt market, to punish it...

Gunman kills 8, takes own life at FedEx...

Gunman kills 8, takes own life in...

North America

Fri, Apr 16 2021

A FedEx spokesman said the company was aware of the shooting at its ground facility near the

Biden: For US and Russia, now is the...

Biden: For US and Russia, now is the...

North America

Fri, Apr 16 2021

The US president says with direct communication between him and Vladimir Putin, they could establish...

Fauci says he believes J&J vaccine will...

Fauci believes J&J vaccine will get...

North America

Fri, Apr 16 2021

The United States earlier this week decided to pause distribution of the J&J vaccine to investigate...

Chicago releases video of police shooting...

Chicago releases video of police shooting...

North America

Fri, Apr 16 2021

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot called for a peaceful response from residents, describing the footage as...

Chauvin waives right to testify, rests...

Chauvin chooses not to testify at George...

North America

Thu, Apr 15 2021

Chauvin was seen in bystander video kneeling on the neck of Floyd, a 46-year-old black man in handcuffs,...

Canada will grant permanent residency...

Canada will grant PR to 90K students,...

North America

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The program is intended for frontline workers with at least one year of experience as well as graduates...

Over 100 companies sign letter opposing...

Over 100 companies oppose US voting...

North America

Thu, Apr 15 2021

Companies including Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc, Ford Motor Co and Starbucks Corp have declared their opposition...

US Capitol Police probe finds widespread...

Police probe finds shortcomings ahead...

North America

Thu, Apr 15 2021

On January 6, as Congress was attempting to certify Joe Biden’s election victory, supporters of...

Former leaders, Nobel winners urge US...

Ex-leaders, Nobel winners urge US to...

North America

Thu, Apr 15 2021

Biden was asked to back a proposal by South Africa and India at the World Trade Organization to temporarily...

J&J Covid-19 vaccine in limbo as US...

J&J Covid-19 vaccine in limbo as US...

North America

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The panel is reviewing six reported cases of rare brain blood clots in women who received the J&J...

Policeman who shot dead Daunte Wright...

Policeman faces manslaughter charges...

North America

Wed, Apr 14 2021

Kim Potter, a 26-year veteran who resigned from the Brooklyn Center police force on Tuesday, was taken...

Bernie Madoff, financier behind world’s...

World’s biggest fraudster Bernie Madoff...

North America

Wed, Apr 14 2021

Madoff's crimes were revealed to authorities in 2008 by his two sons, who were not part of the Ponzi...

Afghanistan's fate in the balance as...

Biden to withdraw all US troops from...

North America

Wed, Apr 14 2021

There are only about 2,500 US troops in Afghanistan currently, down from a peak of more than 100,000...