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Texas court halts execution in high-profile case

Texas court halts execution in high-profile case

A Texas appeals court has suspended the execution of convicted murderer Rodney Reed -- who has long claimed his innocence -- in a case that has attracted widespread public attention ...

Ousted US envoy to Ukraine tells impeachment hearing she had no political agenda

Ousted US envoy to Ukraine tells impeachment hearing she had no political agenda

The former US ambassador to Ukraine, branded "bad news" by President Donald Trump, defended her record and told an impeachment hearing on Friday

Tariffs' removal a 'condition' for US trade deal: China

Tariffs' removal a 'condition' for US trade deal: China

China on Thursday said eliminating tariffs was a ‘condition’ for reaching a trade agreement with the United States, a demand US President Donald Trump said earlier this month that he had rejected.

Greta Thunberg bound for Europe as new adventures await

Greta Thunberg bound for Europe as new adventures await

‘Extremely educational’ is how Greta Thunberg sums up her North American sojourn as she prepares to cross the Atlantic once more, this time bound back for Europe.

'Fearless' Charlize Theron honoured by Hollywood

'Fearless' Charlize Theron honoured by Hollywood

Charlize Theron was honoured by Hollywood Friday for a ‘fearless’ career in which she tackled themes including sexual harassment long before the #MeToo movement up-ended the industry.

Qatar-US security ties discussed

Qatar-US security ties discussed

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah met the Director of the Defence Intelligence Agency, Lt Gen Robert Ashley ...

IBM: face recognition tech should be regulated, not banned

IBM: face recognition tech should be regulated, not banned

IBM weighed in Tuesday on the policy debate over facial recognition technology, arguing against an outright ban but calling for ‘precision regulation’ to protect privacy and civil liberties.

Strength of Qatar-US strategic ties stressed

Strength of Qatar-US strategic ties stressed

HE the Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Lolwah Alkhater has stressed the strength and development of the strategic relations between Qatar and the United States of America.

Trump lowers cap for refugee admissions into US

Trump lowers cap for refugee admissions into US

US President Donald Trump has dramatically cut the number of refugees allowed into the United States to 18,000 in the current fiscal year.

Boeing says up to 50 planes grounded globally over cracks

Boeing says up to 50 planes grounded globally over cracks

Boeing announced Thursday up to 50 of its popular 737NG planes had been grounded after cracks in them were detected, in another blow to the US aircraft maker following two deadly crashes.

Trump rallies Republicans as impeachment probe goes public

Trump rallies Republicans as impeachment probe goes public

US President Donald Trump called on Republicans to rally behind him Thursday as Democrats in Congress prepared to move the impeachment investigation against him into higher gear with public hearings.

State of emergency declared as California wildfires rage

State of emergency declared as California wildfires rage

California's governor declared a statewide emergency on Sunday as a huge blaze, fanned by strong winds, forced mass evacuations and power blackouts as it bore down on towns in the famed Sonoma wine region.