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Paraguay opens embassy in Jerusalem, after US and Guatemala

Paraguay opens its new embassy in Jerusalem, following in the footsteps of US, Guatemala

Duchess of Sussex offers insight into her new role

Meghan Markle has offered a glimpse of how she sees her new role as the Duchess of Sussex in a biography posted on the royal website hours after the former actress married Britain's Prince Harry

Traveling Americans Don't Want to Leave Their…

People are always bragging about going off the grid at some yoga retreat out in the woods. But as it turns out, most Americans don’t actually want to leave their phones behind when they’re vacationing.

China Joins Commercial Space Race With Private…

Beijing-based OneSpace Technologies launched its OS-X rocket Thursday.

Syrian government resumes anti-IS offensive in Damascus

Syrian state TV: Government forces resume anti-IS offensive in southern part of Damascus after evacuating civilians

Zuckerberg meeting with EU parliament leaders to…

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to have Tuesday's meeting with the leaders of the European parliament about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company open the public through web streaming

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'Monotonous' Ocean Mapping Leads Researchers to…

It started out as just your average sweep of the ocean floor, but it wasn’t sand or those creepy angler fish scientists discovered, rather the unlocking of a 128-year shipwreck mystery. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.

Trump And Moon Discuss Summit After North Korea's…

The U.S-North Korea summit's planned for June, but North Korea hinted last week it could cancel.

Bernard Lewis, prolific Mideast scholar, dies at 101

Bernard Lewis, scholar who illuminated and enraged with perspective on Middle East, dead at 101

Abbas, 83-year-old Palestinian leader, still in…

Palestinian president remains in hospital after developing a fever following a minor ear procedure

Look Like Meghan Markle? You Might be in Luck to…

Business Insider reports talent agencies in the US and UK are looking for look a likes of the newest member of the Royal family. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Every Catholic Bishop In Chile Offers To Resign…

The 34 bishops announced their intentions in a statement Friday.

In North Korea nuke site closing, spectacle…

Spectacle may trump substance when foreign journalists journey deep into the mountains of North Korea to observe the official closing ceremony of its nuclear test site

Moon enters talks with Trump with driver's seat…

For a few months, everything seemed to be clicking into place for South Korean President Moon Jae-in as he meticulously set up crucial nuclear negotiations between Washington and Pyongyang following a year of intense animosity

Hasbro Has Trademarked The Smell Of Play-Doh

Hasbro says that it has trademarked the smell of Play-doh.

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Congo To Treat People With Experimental Ebola…

Health ministry says 26 people have died and 46 cases of hemorrhagic fever have been reported.

US: We Won't Recognize Venezuela Election Winner

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has been declared the winner of an election widely denounced as a "fraud foretold." According to figures released by the National Election Council, Maduro was elected to a second six-year term after winning around 68% of the vote, more than 40 points more than his nearest...

Maduro wins Venezuela election challengers call…

Embattled socialist incumbent Nicolas Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election by a landslide in a disputed vote marred by irregularities and mass absenteeism that led his main rivals to call for a re-run

Don't Throw Your Phone Away! The Battery Inside…

Improper disposal of lithium-ion batteries has become a real hazard for waste disposal plants. Tony Spitz has the details.

Charter Company For Crashed Plane In Cuba…

Only three people are reported to have survived the crash.

Portuguese director drops out of Israel festival over Gaza

Portuguese theater director drops out of festival in Jerusalem this week over Israel's treatment of Palestinians

US relations under Trump dominate Mexico…

Mexico's turbulent relationship with the U.S. government under President Donald Trump dominated the country's second presidential debate with all candidates insisting the relationship must be based on mutual respect

Flying from NYC to LA in Less Than 3 Hours is…

Soon enough you’ll be able to jump on a plane and go cross country in less than 3 hours just in time for dinner. Susana Victoria Perez has more.

Steven Mnuchin: US And China Are ​'Putting The…

The two countries have agreed to halt tariffs.

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Economic talks between US-China result in truce…

Trade war between China, U.S. put on hold after talks aimed at reducing America's massive trade deficit with Beijing

US office overseeing fight against IS gets…

State Department office overseeing the fight against the Islamic State will stay in business at least until the end of the year

First Self-Sustained Floating Nation Could House…

Blue Foundations and Peter Thiel are building the first proof-of-concept island that may one day house those displaced by rising sea levels. Tony Spitz has the details.