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Published:Wednesday | June 15, 2016 | 11:06 AMAP

A Swiss newspaper is reporting that a computer specialist for Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca has been taken into custody by Geneva authorities in connection with a probe over the leak of a massive trove of data on offshore companies. Daily Le...

Published:Wednesday | June 1, 2016 | 5:03 PMAP

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP): Kevin Durant has a lot to consider in the next month. The face of the Thunder franchise since their move from Seattle in 2008 is heading into free agency and what he chooses to do after July 1 could shake up the NBA landscape....

Published:Wednesday | June 1, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

BERLIN (AP):Borussia Dortmund midfielder Marco Reus was dropped from Germany's European Championship squad yesterday and captain Bastian Schweinsteiger made the final cut despite injury.Reus, who had been struggling at the...

Published:Wednesday | May 25, 2016 | 11:02 PMAP
Published:Friday | May 20, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

UNITED STATESWASHINGTON, (AP):The Supreme Court is making it easier for the government to deport or otherwise remove people who are not US citizens if they are convicted of seemingly minor crimes.The justices ruled 5-3 yesterday that a man who spent...

Published:Friday | May 20, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

UNITED STATESHOUSTON, (AP):Immigrant rights lawyers have asked a federal judge to appoint a special monitor to oversee a longstanding legal agreement on the detention of children caught crossing the US-Mexico border, an accord at the centre of...

Published:Wednesday | May 11, 2016 | 11:05 PMAP
Published:Tuesday | April 26, 2016 | 6:45 PMAP

Apple sold more than 51 million iPhones in the first three months of this year — and that's the problem. That' 10 million fewer iPhones than the tech giant sold during the same quarter a year ago. As a result, Apple on Tuesday...

Published:Tuesday | April 26, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

KENYANAIROBI, (AP):Kenyan opposition leaders have been tear-gassed as they led hundreds of supporters to the electoral commission offices to demand that it is disbanded for being biased.Nairobi police chief Japheth Koome disclosed yesterday that the...

Published:Monday | April 25, 2016 | 11:03 PMAP

UNITED STATESKENTUCKY (AP):A new report has concluded that Kentucky has the highest percentage of children in the nation who have had a parent in jail.Citing a report released yesterday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, The Courier-Journal reports...

Published:Monday | April 25, 2016 | 11:02 PMAP

UNITED STATESWISCONSIN (AP):Governor Scott Walker has signed a bill creating tougher drunken driving penalties.The proposal makes a fourth drunken driving offence a felony regardless of when it occurred. Currently, a fourth offence is a felony only...

Published:Monday | April 25, 2016 | 11:02 PMAP

UNITED KINGDOMLONDON, (AP):UK politicians who want Britain to leave the European Union are fighting back after President Barack Obama sided with those who want the country to stay in the 28-nation bloc.Justice Secretary Michael Gove led the charge...

Published:Friday | April 22, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

JERUSALEM, (AP):Israel's attorney general has banned a Jewish women's prayer group from holding a special service at a key Jerusalem holy site.The group, Women of the Wall, calls for gender equality at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews...

Published:Wednesday | April 20, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

UNITED STATESWASHINGTON, (AP):Earth's record heat streak has hit a record 11 months.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said March's average global temperature of 54.9 degrees was not only the hottest March, but continues a record...

Published:Wednesday | April 20, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP
Published:Tuesday | April 19, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

The Walt Disney Company's The Jungle Book, opened with $103.6 million in North America, making it one of the biggest April debuts ever at the box office and continuing the studio's streak of unearthing live-action riches buried in its animated...

Published:Monday | April 11, 2016 | 11:10 PMAP

VENEZUELACARACAS, (AP):Venezuela's two main cellphone service providers are suspending long distance calling as the South American country struggles to pay its bills.Movistar and Spain-based Telefonica both announced on Friday that they would be...

Published:Wednesday | April 6, 2016 | 11:07 PMAP
Published:Wednesday | April 6, 2016 | 8:57 AMAP

The biggest United States-based drugmaker, Pfizer Inc, will stay put thanks to aggressive new US Treasury Department rules that succeeded in blocking Pfizer from acquiring rival Allergan and moving to Ireland — on paper — to reduce its...

Published:Monday | April 4, 2016 | 2:22 PMAP

The Panamanian lawyers at the centre of a scandal on the financial dealings of the world's rich and famous are an odd pairing of a German-born immigrant and a prize-winning novelist whose books sometimes mirror the seedy world of politics he...

Published:Wednesday | March 23, 2016 | 12:00 AMAP

MOHALI, India (AP):New Zealand stormed into the semi-finals of the World Twenty20 with a 22-run win over former champions Pakistan yesterday, their third successive victory in Group Two.Martin Guptill scored 80 off 48 balls with 10 fours and three...

Published:Monday | March 21, 2016 | 4:07 PMAP

Apple unveiled a small new iPhone, a new iPad tablet for business use and price cuts for its Apple Watch at a product event Monday. The announcements, which were largely expected, aim to keep up the company's commercial momentum. The company...

Published:Monday | March 14, 2016 | 11:02 PMAP

MIAMI, (AP):As Washington normalises relations with Havana, nearly 30,000 Cuban nationals convicted of crimes in the US may face deportation.The Miami Herald reports that 28,400 Cuban nationals have served their prison terms and face automatic...

Published:Wednesday | March 9, 2016 | 11:03 PMAP

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