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IRS fails to meet congressional deadline for Trump tax returns

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 23:04
The outcome, which was widely expected, sets the stage for a court battle between Congress and the administration.

US: Couple gets 7 years in prison for enslaving Guinean girl

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 22:59
The couple forced the girl to work without pay as a housekeeper, cook and nanny until she fled and alerted authorities.

Venezuelan opposition envoy Gustavo Tarre addresses OAS

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 22:18
The body recognised Juan Guaido's envoy earlier this month in a move Nicolas Maduro called 'criminal'.

New Mexico militia leader boasted of assassination training: FBI

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 22:11
FBI says it was told that militia leader Larry Hopkins said his group trained to kill Obama, Clinton and Soros.

Sri Lankan president vows security shake-up over attacks

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 21:53
Tensions over alleged intelligence failures escalate as ISIL claims responsibility for deadly Easter Sunday blasts.

US: Stop buying Iranian oil or face sanctions

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 21:21
Washington lifts exemptions from sanctions to trading partners importing oil from Tehran.

Egyptians approve extension to President el-Sisi's rule

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 21:14
Nearly 90 percent of referendum voters approve constitutional amendments that could see president in power until 2030.

Libya: Detained refugees shot as clashes near Tripoli continue

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 21:00
Refugees and migrants request immediate medical assistance as several people are reportedly wounded by gunfire.

US Supreme Court weighs citizenship question for 2020 census

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 20:53
Court’s conservative majority appears ready to okay question - a move rights groups say would result in an undercount.

A Palestinian hunger strike: 'Bury me in my mother's grave'

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 20:42
Injustice and abuse have forced many Palestinian prisoners into desperate and dangerous hunger strikes.

Israel's Netanyahu wants to name Golan settlement after Trump

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 20:11
Prime minister says 'need to express' gratitude for US president's decision to recognise Israeli claim to sovereignty.

Philippines earthquake: Man loses family in deadly cataclysm

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 19:57
Chuzon Supermarket in Porac was the only major structure completely destroyed by the quakes that killed at least 16.

Champs Elysees renovation: French fall out of love with avenue

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 19:51
Parisians do not come to the avenue anymore because it is noisy, unpleasant and polluted.

Armed men crossing from Libya alleged to be French spies

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 19:37
Tunisia's presidency denies report that group with diplomatic passports who attempted to enter was French intelligence.

Mass funerals mark Sri Lanka's day of mourning

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 19:16
As Sri Lanka buries its dead, grief turns to anger amid reports that authorities were warned about possible attacks.

Al Jazeera wins four Webby awards

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 18:48
Network's AJ Short film, virtual reality unit Contrast, and AJ+ online series In Real Life among the 2019 winners.

North Korea's Kim Jong Un to meet Putin in Russia

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 17:38
The summit is the first between Putin and the North Korean leader and will focus on nuclear issue on Korean Peninsula.

Sudan's women protesters leading the pro-democracy movement

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 17:08
Female activists call for a 'new Sudan' as demonstrators at Khartoum sit-in keep up pressure on ruling military council.

WHO: Death toll in Libya clashes rises to 264

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 17:06
At least 21 civilians killed and 69 wounded since fighting erupted this month between rival factions, UN agency says.

Sri Lanka holds mass funerals on day of mourning

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 16:59
Some people believe the bomber had lived and was often seen in the vicinity of the St Sebastian Church months before the attack.