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May 7, 2018 9:13 PM Kenya president says 9 soldiers killed in attack in Somalia

Kenya president says 9 soldiers killed in attack in Somalia Kenya's president says nine Kenyan soldiers were killed when extremists attacked their patrol car in neighboring Somalia. President Uhuru Kenyatta mourned the soldiers who were killed Sunday evening in an al-Shabab attack in Dhobley, Somalia. Al-Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack 77

May 3, 2018 3:29 AM North Korea Denies Allegations of Hacking a U.N. Sanctions Database

(UNITED NATIONS) — North Korea on Wednesday dismissed as “nonsense” what it said was a U.S. claim that Pyongyang hacked the database of the United Nations committee that monitors sanctions against the North, saying the Trump administration should instead be working toward peace. North Korea’s U.N. Mission said in a press statement that linking the country 67

April 16, 2018 2:19 AM American Airlines resumes flying over Russian airspace after one-day halt

(Reuters) - American Airlines Group Inc on Sunday resumed flying routes that use Russian airspace after having rerouted flights on Saturday due to its monitoring of “global geopolitical issues”, a spokesman said. U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday evening announced military strikes targeting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s chemical weapons capabilities 90

April 10, 2018 10:58 AM People at genetic risk for heart disease can decrease chances of heart attack by getting active

If you have a parent or sibling with heart disease, especially one that died at a young age, should you avoid exercise because of your genetic risk? Many people likely know that staying active and physically fit, in addition to other healthy behaviors, can prevent heart disease. Heart disease is the number one cause of death of men and women in the United 141

April 2, 2018 7:36 AM China space lab mostly burns up on re-entry in south Pacific

China space lab mostly burns up on re-entry in south Pacific China's defunct Tiangong 1 space station mostly burned up on re-entry into the atmosphere Monday over the central South Pacific, Chinese space authorities said. The experimental space laboratory re-entered around 8:15 a.m. Beijing time, the China Manned Space Engineering Office said. Scientists 96

March 31, 2018 1:46 PM Burundian asylum seeker deported from US detained back home

KAMPALA, Uganda – Burundian activists say a man recently deported from the United States after failing to receive political asylum has been detained without charge back home. The group iBurundi, which monitors alleged government abuses, says Clement Nkurunziza has had no access to a lawyer since his March 22 arrest. Police spokesman Pierre Nkurikiye 70

March 30, 2018 4:25 AM China busts smugglers using drones to transport smartphones: state media

BEIJING (Reuters) - Customs officers in southern China’s technology hub Shenzhen busted a group of criminals using drones to smuggle 500 million yuan ($79.8 million) worth of smartphones from Hong Kong to Shenzhen, the official Legal Daily reported on Friday. Authorities arrested 26 suspects who used drones to fly two 200-meter (660-feet) cables between 89

March 19, 2018 7:18 AM Syria monitors: Turkish-allied militiamen looting in Afrin

A Syria war monitoring group says Turkish-allied militiamen are looting the northern Syrian town of Afrin after the Turkish military and allied Syrian fighters seized control of it. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Monday the looting began on Sunday, after the Turkish and allied Syrian forces marched into the town center and raised 160

March 19, 2018 5:15 AM Hospital launches fundraiser for maternity equipment

Hospital launches fundraiser for maternity equipment A New Jersey hospital has launched a $100,000 funding campaign to upgrade its maternity equipment. The Press of Atlantic City reports Shore Medical Center is raising money to buy 10 new fetal monitors. The monitors track a baby's heart rate and a mother's contractions. Hospital officials say the new equipment 65

February 23, 2018 8:31 PM Money-laundering watchdog: Close North Korean banks

PARIS – The watchdog that monitors global and illicit misuse of funds has cited North Korea as a top source of "ongoing and substantial" money laundering and terrorist financing and urged countries to close North Korean banks. The Financial Action Task Force said in its report Friday after a plenary session that North Korea has failed to address "significant 54