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Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...

Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...

Religious leaders and FBI discuss ways of making churches secure

Seven minutes, 24 seconds.That's how long it took a gunman who opened fire at a Baptist church in rural Sutherland ...

Iranians suffering under sanctions and threat of war

Many are worried about the risk of war between the U.S. and Iran. But the truth is, t ...

Spy satellites reveal extent of glacier loss across the Himalayas

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Glaciers in the Himalayas are shrinking fast at half a metre every year since the year 2000. ...

Apple warns Trump: trade war is counterproductive

CALIFORNIA, United States - Apple warns that Donald Trump's trade war against China can tilt the playing field and give ...

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US, China discuss Xi-Trump summit as trade fights simmer

The US and China are discussing arrangements for the meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping on the sidelines of ...

Zim dollars only: Finance minister Ncube bans foreign currency

Foreign currencies are no longer acceptable as legal tender in Zimbabwe, with Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube saying Monday that the ...

Ex-IAAF chief Lamine Diack to stand trial in France - sources

Paris - Lamine Diack, the disgraced former head of world athletics' ruling body the IAAF, and his son Papa Massata ...

Koepka admits exhaustion but not ready for break

Cape Town - Brooks Koepka competed at this week's Travelers Championship and admits he is feeling mentally exhausted" following the ...

Kwagga, Kok set for stints abroad

Cape Town - Lions flank Kwagga Smith and Blitzboks star Werner Kok will head abroad later this year for stints ...

Frans Steyn: Why Rassie wants Boks' stormy survivor

Cape Town - So ... Frans Steyn's tempestuous, peculiarly drawn-out personal "Springbok saga" is perhaps yet to be book-ended on ...

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