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German exports to Britain down amid Brexit uncertainty New! 2020-01-27 08:47:25BERLIN (AP) - German exports to Britain dropped by about 4% during the first 11 months of last year amid concerns about the U.K.'s future relationshi

Russia expels Japanese man accused of gathering secret New! 2020-01-27 08:23:14MOSCOW (AP) - A Japanese man was expelled from Russia after being accused of looking for military secrets, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Monday. T

Kosovo PM hails as ‘positive signs’ recent deals New! 2020-01-27 07:30:10TIRANA, Albania (AP) - Kosovo’s outgoing prime minister on Monday considered as “positive signs” two recently-achieved agreements wi

Palestinian PM rejects Trump peace plan ahead of New! 2020-01-27 06:51:13JERUSALEM (AP) - Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh on Monday denounced the long-anticipated Trump administration peace proposal ahead of it

Afghan passenger plane crashes in Taliban-held eastern area New! 2020-01-27 05:30:57KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A passenger plane from Afghanistan's Ariana Airlines crashed Monday in a Taliban-held area of Ghazni province, local

Nighttime rocket attack on U.S. Embassy in Baghdad New! 2020-01-27 04:45:57BAGHDAD (AP) — A nighttime rocket attack on the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad injured at least one embassy personnel member, staffers there said Monda

Survivors return to Auschwitz 75 years after liberation New! 2020-01-27 03:09:57OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp gathered Monday for commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of the li

Countries evaluate evacuation of citizens in virus epicenter New! 2020-01-27 02:13:03TOKYO (AP) - Countries with citizens in the central Chinese city that's the epicenter of a viral outbreak are planning evacuations as the number of i

Downing of jet in Iran reveals Islamic Republic's New! 2020-01-27 01:23:07DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The Ukrainian jetliner stood ready for takeoff at Iran's main international airport bound for Kyiv, packed with pa

Shifa al-Nima, ISIS leader, confessions provide look into New! 2020-01-26 20:51:24The arrest of an obese Islamic State leader — his girth loaded by Iraqi forces onto a pickup truck — produced a number of confessions on h

Felix Tshisekedi, Congo president, fails to move past New! 2020-01-26 20:13:25KINSHASA, Congo — Thousands of Congolese recently took to the streets to protest President Felix Tshisekedi's failure to improve public securit

China extends holiday to contain virus as death New! 2020-01-26 20:04:28BEIJING (AP) — China on Monday expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public a

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Iraq PM condemns rocket attack at U.S. Embassy New! 2020-01-26 16:43:00Five Katyusha rockets crashed into a riverbank near the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone without causing any injuries or seriou

In China, people wonder how open government is 2020-01-26 14:23:45The 2003 SARS outbreak left 44 Canadians dead, but it wasn’t documented on social media. That’s because Facebook, Twitter and YouTube didn

Canadian Forces sending plane, crew to help fight 2020-01-26 13:47:23The plane and crew are to transport fire retardant from the U.S., free up Australian airlift capacity and take images of fires from the air to measure

Turkish teams hunt for quake survivors as death 2020-01-26 12:39:26Working against the clock in freezing temperatures, Turkish rescue teams pulled more survivors from collapsed buildings Sunday, after a 6.8-magnitude

Iraqi security forces clash with protesters in Baghdad, 2020-01-26 07:26:57Iraqi security forces firing tear gas and live bullets clashed with anti-government protesters in central Baghdad and other cities on Sunday.

China says coronavirus transmissibility 'increasing' as U.S. now 2020-01-26 06:56:50China's health minister says the ability of the coronavirus to spread in his country appears to be getting stronger and the number of infec

U.K. will set out EU trade objectives next 2020-01-26 05:35:57Britain will set out more details about its objectives for a free trade deal with the European Union next month after the country leaves the bloc on J

How 3D holograms and AI are preserving Holocaust 2020-01-26 04:00:00Canadian Max Eisen has had his memories of what happened to him and his family during the Holocaust archived using an interactive system powered by ar

LeBron James passes Kobe Bryant for 3rd on 2020-01-25 23:21:24LeBron James moved past Kobe Bryant for third place on the NBA's career scoring list, getting the milestone on a driving layup against the Philadelph

Iraqi security forces raid protest camps after populist 2020-01-25 12:26:06Security forces set fire to anti-government protest tents in the southern Iraq early Saturday and re-opened key public squares in Baghdad that had bee

In opening impeachment argument, Trump lawyers say Democrats 2020-01-25 10:53:34Lawyers for U.S. President Donald Trump are presenting arguments today at the Senate impeachment trial. They will rebut the last three days of accusat

Turkey earthquake's death toll hits 29 with more 2020-01-25 07:05:35The death toll from a strong earthquake that rocked eastern Turkey has climbed to 29 as rescue crews searched for people who remained trapped under th

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Business survey suggests U.S. labor market may have New! 2020-01-27 00:09:43There is an even balance in the share of U.S. businesses reporting decreases and increases in employment for the first time in a decade, a survey show

Oil extends declines as fears grow over China New! 2020-01-26 23:31:05Crude prices fell more than 2% to multi-month lows on Monday as the rising number of cases of the new coronavirus in China and city lockdowns there de

Shares, oil slide as China virus fears intensify; New! 2020-01-26 20:49:39Stocks tumbled on Monday as investors grew increasingly anxious about the economic impact of China's spreading virus outbreak, with demand spiking f

Exclusive: Regulator probes board role in Credit Suisse New! 2020-01-26 19:38:05The Credit Suisse spying debacle risks tipping the bank into a crisis that could engulf its top executives.

Tesla's Musk seeks to allay water concerns at New! 2020-01-26 18:55:10Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk sought to allay environmental concerns about the electric carmaker's planned factory in Germany, saying the plant wo

U.S. stock futures fall more than 1 percent New! 2020-01-26 18:25:10U.S. S&P500 e-mini futures fell more than 1% in Asian trade on Monday on mounting worries the new coronavirus outbreak could severely disrupt the

WeWork inks office space deal with SoftBank-backed Gympass: New! 2020-01-26 17:27:16WeWork has signed a deal to provide space to 250 employees of gym membership app company Gympass in New York, the latest example of the U.S. office-sh

U.S. state AGs, Justice Department officials to meet New! 2020-01-26 16:35:30U.S. state attorneys general will meet Justice Department attorneys next week to share information on their investigations into Alphabet Inc's Google

Renault, Nissan chief engineers to meet, revive R&D 2020-01-26 08:12:54Renault's engineering boss will meet his counterpart at Nissan in Japan this week, two sources close to Renault said, as the carmakers seek to revi

Boeing's 777X jetliner successfully completes maiden flight 2020-01-26 05:13:38Boeing Co successfully staged the first flight of the world's largest twin-engined jetliner on Saturday in a respite from the crisis over its smalles

Electric vehicle maker Rivian: expect prices lower than 2020-01-26 04:43:24Electric vehicle startup Rivian on Saturday displayed its pickup truck and SUV at an event in San Francisco's Bay Area and said that when their price

Boeing 777X jetliner successfully completes maiden flight 2020-01-25 17:06:31Boeing Co on Saturday successfully completed the maiden flight of the world's largest twin-engined jetliner, the 777X.

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Davos Diaries: Day 3 2020-01-22 19:30:09Davos Diaries: Day 3. What's happening on Thurs 23 Jan at Davos 2020.

Deepfakes: A threat to democracy or just a 2020-01-22 19:25:21Deepfakes, or computer-generated images of people, can be dangerous for democracy, warn experts.

'I had to get tickets... it was a 2020-01-22 19:24:18As part of a BBC blog series, Sunneva María Svövudóttir from Iceland shares what she spent this week.

US plans limits for 'emotional support' animals on 2020-01-22 19:10:10Passengers have attempted to bring increasingly exotic animals on board flights.

Two weeks of leave for UK parents who 2020-01-22 19:00:16The law, which will come into force in April, will be the most generous in the world, ministers say.

Davos 2020: Nico Rosberg reveals his CEO secrets 2020-01-22 17:16:56Formula 1 star and entrepreneur Nico Rosberg shares his business advice in a special edition of CEO Secrets from the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Tesla market value passes Volkswagen to hit $100bn 2020-01-22 16:46:48Tesla sold more than 367,000 cars last year, just a fraction of its competitors.

Canada prosecutors propose £110m Volkswagen fine 2020-01-22 16:35:44The company is dealing with the fallout from its 2015 emissions scandal around the world.

Jeff Bezos hack: UN experts demand probe of 2020-01-22 15:48:46The UN experts' call comes amid reports Mohammed bin Salman's phone was used to hack the Amazon boss.

Deepfake videos: Can you really believe what you 2020-01-22 15:08:25With deepfake technology, it is getting easier to turn yourself into somebody else on screen.

Protester says she was paid to appear at 2020-01-22 15:05:31Others told media they were offered around C$100 to hold placard with slogans like "Free Ms Meng".

Fender Europe fined £4.5m for preventing online discounts 2020-01-22 15:02:18The guitar maker has been fined £4.5m after it admitted breaking competition law.

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