US DIPLOMAT IN UKRAINE TO TESTIFY IN TRUMP IMPEACHMENT PROBE

William Taylor will meet US legislators behind closed doors as probe seeks to examine whether Trump abused his office.

DEMOCRATS' 2020 RACE HAS A NEW SHADOW: HILLARY CLINTON

Her recent fracas with Gabbard and other headlines signal the former first lady remains a political lightning rod.

 
 
 

BAHRAIN MARITIME SECURITY MEETING AMID MYSTERIOUS GULF ATTACKS

The US formed a naval coalition to protect navigation in a region critical to global oil supplies after tanker attacks.

UN CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO CHILE PROTESTER DEATHS

Chile's president orders another overnight curfew as violent protests show no sign of let-up.

 
 
 

'SEA EROSION WILL TAKE PLACE ELSEWHERE. WE HAPPEN TO BE FIRST'

Villagers in east India describe coastal erosion impact caused by rising sea levels, as experts warn of climate change.

TRUMP SAYS US 'NEVER AGREED' TO PROTECT SYRIA'S KURDS

President Trump defends his Syria withdrawal decision as angry Kurds hurl fruit and vegetables at departing American troops.

 
 
 

US WINS OWNERSHIP OF SEIZED NORTH KOREAN VESSEL

The Wise Honest was caught carrying a $3m shipment of coal in Indonesian waters.

HONG KONG, TAIWAN TUSSLE AS FATE OF MURDER SUSPECT IN LIMBO

Murder charge against Hong Kong citizen, Chan Tong-kai, prompted extradition bill plan, which sparked massive protests.

 
 
 

FIERY PROTEST ERUPTS AS BOLIVIA SAYS MORALES NEAR OUTRIGHT WIN

Crowds burned offices of the electoral body in two cities as move to halt release of vote count results sparks anger.

JUSTIN TRUDEAU SET FOR WIN IN CANADIAN ELECTION

Without an absolute majority in parliament, Trudeau will need to work with other parties in order to govern.

 
 
 

AMERICAN RETAIL CHAIN MACYS TO GO FUR-FREE BY 2021

Acknowledging pressure from animal rights groups, Cincinnati-based retailer to stop selling real fur in two years.

TRUMP FIELDING IDEAS FOR REPLACING ACTING CHIEF OF STAFF: REPORT

Mick Mulvaney is the third person to fill the position in three years after US president fired two previous officials.

 
 
 

AFFORDABLE HOUSING AMONG STRIKING CHICAGO TEACHERS' DEMANDS

Demand for affordable housing citywide expands bargaining of the 25,000-strong union beyond bread-and-butter issues.

WEWORK'S SOFTBANK FINANCING COULD MEAN FULL EXIT FOR ADAM NEUMANN

Under plan valuing office-space company at $8bn, former CEO would become adviser as existing investors get bought out.

 
 
 

WHO IS CANADIAN PRIME MINISTER JUSTIN TRUDEAU?

He was the 'change' candidate in 2015, but he's recently been rocked by scandals including revelations he wore blackface

ABORTION TO BE DECRIMINALISED IN NORTHERN IRELAND

Much to the chagrin of the DUP, Northern Ireland will be brought into regulatory alignment with the rest of the UK.

 
 
 

TRUMP: REPUBLICANS MUST 'GET TOUGHER' AGAINST IMPEACHMENT INQUIRY

Trump's comments come as he faces criticism from some Republicans over other issues, including his policy towards Syria.

RANSOMWARE CRIPPLES US EMERGENCY SERVICES, LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

Travails of one Georgia county illustrate perils of ransomware attacks that have plagued United States towns and cities.

 
 
 

VIRUS MAY CAUSE MYSTERIOUS PARALYSING ILLNESS IN CHILDREN: STUDY

Some 590 cases of the ailment have been confirmed in the US since agencies began tracking it in 2014.

NYC TO GET 1ST CENTRAL PARK MONUMENT FEATURING ACCOMPLISHED WOMEN

The monument, to be dedicated next August, will pay tribute to Susan B Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Sojouner Truth.

 
 
 



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