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Felix in US squad for world championships

Los Angeles - United States track and field star Allyson Felix was named to her ninth consecutive World Championships team ...


Liverpool discover potential Club World Cup opponents

Paris - Liverpool could face Mexican side Monterrey or Qatari club Al Sadd, coached by Xavi Hernandez, in their first ...


Pitso: We're not scoring enough in domestic competitions

Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns head coach Pitso Mosimane believes that goals are scarce for his charges in domestic competitions.The ...


3 countries where Trump is popular

President Donald Trump is one of the most controversial world leaders in modern times, igniting the ire of America's staunchest ...


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Envoy: Venezuela's Guaido Considers Attending UN General Assembly

WASHINGTON - Venezuela's opposition leader Juan Guaido is considering attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York this month ...

Colombia plane crash kills seven

At least seven people were killed and another three injured when a small plane crashed in southwestern Colombia on Sunday, ...

Indian delegation to visit USA ahead of PM Modi's UNGA address

New Delhi [India], Sept 16 (ANI): An Indian delegation, comprising of Congress, BJP leaders and others, is set to visit ...

Djokovic in Brisbane, Nadal in Perth as ATP Cup draw made

Sydney - World number one Novak Djokovic will begin his 2020 season in Brisbane, Rafael Nadal in Perth and Roger ...

Plane crash in southwestern Colombia kills 7

Bogata [Colombia], Sept 16 (ANI): At least seven people were killed when a small plane crashed in the southwestern Colombian ...

US-Bound Migrants, Asylum-Seekers Wait Out Policy Changes

LAREDO, TEXAS/NUEVO LAREDO, MEXICO - Editor's note: VOA is withholding some identifying information and images when requested by the migrant ...

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Traders tread warily on Wall St as oil jumps

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring oil prices undermined stocks trading on Wall Street on Monday, but losses in the ...

Lockheed to concentrate hypersonic programs in northern Alabama

COURTLAND, Alabama - Lockheed Martin is to build a new plant for the assembly, integration and testing of hypersonics programs ...

Bankruptcy court to oversee restructure of Purdue Pharma

STAMFORD, Connecticut - Purdue Pharma has announced it has reached an agreement in principle on a framework for settling the ...

Nikkei 225 moves higher, Asian markets elsewhere flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan rose on Monday, while in China and Australia the equity markets were flat.Oil prices ...

Human rights concerns over plans for no-deal Brexit

LONDON, UK - The UK government has been forced by Parliament to make public its contingency plans in the event ...

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Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...


Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...


OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...


US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...


UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...


Hamza bin Laden was killed in Afghanistan/Pakistan region

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden.Despite ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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