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U.S. sanctions 13 Chinese and N.Korean organizations

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions against 13 Chinese and North Korean organizations Washington accused of helping evade nuclear restrictions against Pyongyang and supporting the country through trade.
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Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she wanted to conclude exploratory talks on a possible coalition with the centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) by mid-January to end Germany's political deadlock
OTTAWA - New trucks and buses sold in Canada will have to include crash-avoidance technology under newly approved federal regulations. Electronic stability control technology on school and heavy buse
HALIFAX - A lawyer for the man accused of killing off-duty police officer Catherine Campbell has asked a jury to find his client not guilty of second-degree murder and interfering ...
Ottawa has posted draft regulations designed to allow the federal government to produce a national overview of medical assistance in dying. Health Canada says the proposed regulations, published this
BEIRUT - Lebanese authorities have arrested an Uber driver suspected of killing a British woman who worked for the U.K. Embassy in Beirut and whose body was found beside a ......
A senior U.S. appeals court judge has announced his retirement days after women alleged he subjected them to inappropriate sexual conduct or comments
MOSCOW – The Russian military will abandon the Joint Center for Control and Coordination of the Ceasefire (JCCC) in Ukraine on Dec. 19 due to Kyiv’s “obstruction” to their ac
OREM, Utah (AP) — A Utah family is celebrating Christmas by honoring police officers who died within the last year. The Daily Herald reports Dave and Sarah Farley, of Orem, are decorating their Chr
BOSTON (AP) — Following a wave of customer complaints, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is planning to end a contract with a company hired to manage its service for disabled riders. T
Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko met with billionaire oligarch Ihor Kolomoisky in Amsterdam in late November, Lutsenko told 1+1 television on Dec. 17. “I flew to Amsterdam for medical treatment,”
SID, Serbia (AP) — Several hundred migrants were camping along Serbia’s borders on Monday, sleeping rough in make-shift shelters from the cold as they look for a chance to cross into neighbor
OTTAWA - Richard Wagner has officially taken the helm at Canada's highest court. The Quebec jurist was sworn in today as chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada at a ...
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota jury has awarded $1.2 million to a former state law enforcement agent who claimed discrimination and retaliation. The American News reports the jury sided Frida
RAWLINS, Wyo. (AP) — A family of a Colorado man who was shot and killed by two Rawlins police officers has filed a lawsuit against the city. The Rawlins Times reports John Veach of Fort Collins, Co
TALLINN, Estonia (AP) — Swedish prosecutors say an Uzbek man who rammed a stolen truck into a crowd in downtown Stockholm in April, killing five and injuring 14, is expected to stand trial in Febru
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Attorney General Douglas Chin, who has been fighting President Donald Trump’s travel ban and other policies over the past year, has announced he will run for U.S. Congr
FULTON, N.Y. (AP) — Firefighters in central New York saved a pair of people who were attempting to save a dog from an icy river. Fulton fire officials say the two people were attempting to save a d
Puerto Rico's governor orders authorities to review all deaths reported since Hurricane Maria hit nearly three months ago amid accusations that the U
CHARLESTON, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say a Tennessee deputy has fatally shot a suspect in a stabbing who ignored commands to drop two weapons. A statement from the Bradley County Sheriff’s Offi
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has scheduled a vote on a resolution that would require the United States to rescind its declaration of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a move ai

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