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Wanted: 1 million people to study genes, habits and health

(AP) — In a quest to end cookie-cutter health care, U.S. researchers are getting ready to recruit more than 1 million people for an unprecedented study to learn how...

Venezuela: Trump acted like ‘the world’s emperor’ at UN

(AP) — Venezuela’s top diplomat accused U.S. President Donald Trump Monday of acting like “the world’s emperor,” batting back Trump’s biting rebukes of Venezuela on the global stage of...

Erupting volcano forces 6,000 evacuations on Vanuatu island

(AP) — An erupting volcano has forced 6,000 people to flee their homes on an island in the Pacific nation of Vanuatu. The Manaro volcano on Ambae island has been...
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ICAO Secretary General stresses priorities for Caribbean reconstruction and tourism sector resilience

PRESS RELEASE:-Montréal, 25 September 2017 – In her address to the Directors General of Civil Aviation for the ICAO North and Central America and Caribbean (NACC) Region last week in Washington,...
FILE PHOTO: Pope Francis waves as he leads the Wednesday General Audience in Saint Peter's square at the Vatican

Pope’s sex abuse advisers also look into children of priests

(AP) — Pope Francis’ committee of advisers on protecting children from sexually abusive priests is expanding its workload to include the needs and rights of children fathered by Roman...

Geneva toilets flush with cash

(Reuters) - Geneva prosecutors are investigating after toilets in a bank and three restaurants were blocked by about $100,000 in high-denomination euro banknotes, they said on Monday. “We are not...

North Korea accuses US of declaring war

(BBC) - North Korea's foreign minister has accused US President Donald Trump of declaring war on his country. Ri Yong-ho told reporters in New York that North Korea reserved the...

Trump replaces travel ban with new restrictions

(AP) — Citizens of more than half a dozen countries will face new restrictions on entry to the U.S. under a proclamation signed by President Donald Trump on Sunday...

Japan’s Abe announces snap election amid worries over North Korea crisis

(Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would dissolve parliament's lower house on Thursday for a snap election, as he seeks a fresh mandate to overcome "a...

Thief plans to sue good Samaritan who beat him during robbery

(GRIO) - A man who has been accused of armed robbery is planning on suing the good Samaritan who stopped him. The alleged robber’s mother, Pamela Chimienti, says her son wants...