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Jif Peanut Butter Products Being Recalled In The United States Due To Salmonella

J.M. Smucker is recalling certain types of Jif peanut butter in the US because of a potential salmonella contamination. The company said that the peanut butter was sold nationwide and the recall...

Monkeypox: 80 Cases Confirmed In 12 Countries

More than 80 cases of monkeypox have been confirmed in at least 12 countries. The World Health Organization has said another 50 suspected cases are being investigated - without naming any countries...

Monkeypox Cases Investigated In Europe, US, Canada And Australia

Cases of monkeypox are being investigated in several European countries as well as the US, Canada and Australia, according to health authorities and local media reports. The new cases were reported in...

McDonald’s To Leave Russia For Good After 30 Years

McDonald's has said it will permanently leave Russia after more than 30 years and has started to sell its restaurants. The move comes after it temporarily closed its 850 outlets in March. The...

More Than A Million COVID Cases Feared In North Korea

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has lambasted health officials and ordered the army to help distribute medicine, as a wave of Covid cases sweeps through the country. More than a million people...

Buffalo Shooting: ‘Bodies Were Everywhere’

Witnesses to a racially-motivated attack at a New York state supermarket have been describing the horrific moment an 18-year-old white man pulled out a gun and began a shooting spree that...

Melania Trump Teases Second Term As First Lady

In Melania Trump's first interview since leaving the White House, the former first lady hinted that there is a chance she could live there again as former President Donald Trump teases...

Full Lunar Eclipse To Bring Super Blood Moon

One of our planet's most stunning sights is coming to the skies - a super blood Moon. In the year's only full lunar eclipse, Earth will come between the Sun and the...

Ten Dead In New York State Supermarket Attack

Ten people have been killed in a shooting in New York state that is being investigated as a racially-motivated hate crime. An 18-year-old man was detained after a stand-off at the scene...

Eleven Migrants Drown Trying To Reach US Territory

At least 11 suspected migrants have died after their boat capsized near the US territory of Puerto Rico. The US Coast Guard said there were 38 survivors so far - mostly from...

Ukraine Begins First War Crimes Trial Of Russian Soldier

Ukraine has started its first war crimes trial since the beginning of Russia's invasion, with a 21-year-old soldier appearing in the dock accused of killing an unarmed civilian. Vadim Shishimarin appeared at...

India: Couple Sue Son For Not Giving Them A Grandchild

A couple in the north Indian state of Uttarakhand are suing their only son and his wife for not giving them a grandchild after six years of marriage. Sanjeev and Sadhana Prasad,...

United States Passes One Million COVID Deaths

The US has passed more than one million Covid-related deaths, says the White House. President Joe Biden said the country was marking "a tragic milestone" and each death was "an irreplaceable loss". It's...

Military Rescues Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister As Violent Clashes Leave Seven Dead

Sri Lanka's outgoing Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa was rescued in a pre-dawn military operation Tuesday, hours after his resignation, as violent clashes between pro and anti-government protesters left several dead and...

US Faces Baby Formula ‘Crisis’

Major US pharmacies have restricted sales of baby formula in response to a worsening shortage of the special milk. CVS and Walgreens are among the big chains to have imposed limits in...

Former US Cop Charged With Murder In Death Of 12-Year-Old

A former Philadelphia police officer has been charged with murder for fatally shooting a 12-year-old boy in the head following a foot chase in early March. Authorities say that Edsaul Mendoza, 26,...

Guterres In Ukraine: War Is ‘Evil’ And Unacceptable, Calls For Justice

UN Secretary-General António Guterres visited sites of suspected war crimes in Ukraine on Thursday, where he condemned the “evil” acts committed against civilians and urged criminal accountability. The UN chief’s visit to...

Kinder Brand Chocolates Now Linked To Salmonella Poisoning In 11 Countries

Eleven mainly European countries have now reported salmonella food poisoning, linked to popular “Kinder” chocolate products produced in Belgium, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday. The World Health Organization...

Singapore Executes Intellectually Disabled Man For Drug Trafficking

A man with intellectual disabilities was executed in Singapore on Wednesday, his family's lawyer said, after a long campaign for clemency failed, putting the city-state's zero-tolerance drug laws back under scrutiny. Nagaenthran...

Macron Vows To Govern For All After Election Victory

French President Emmanuel Macron cruised to a second term Sunday, beating back a stronger-than-expected challenge from a far-right populist who has attacked the European Union and NATO and expressed support for...

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