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US bishops to draft statement on holy communion with Biden in sights

US Roman Catholic bishops issued a challenge Friday to President Joe Biden over his support for abortion rights, agreeing to draft a statement...

US cutting forces, missile batteries in Middle East

The Pentagon said Friday it was cutting the number of troops and air defense units deployed to the Middle East, confirming a Wall Street Journal...

34 women sue Pornhub in sex abuse video, trafficking case

Nearly three dozen women have filed a lawsuit in California against adult video website Pornhub, accusing it and its parent company of knowingly...

Bank, airline web outage ‘not caused’ by cyberattack

A major online outage that hit bank and airline websites on both sides of the Pacific was not caused by a cyberattack, the tech provider responsible...

Mother of invention : Study highlights gender gap in health innovations

Harvard business professor Rem Koning studies how bias hurts innovation. But three years ago, his research hit too close to home when his wife,...

UN debates holding General Assembly in person

United Nations members debated this week hosting September's General Assembly in person with smaller-than-normal delegations because of the pandemic,...

US journalist held in Myanmar appears in special court

A US journalist detained in Myanmar since May appeared in a special court Thursday, his employers said, where he faces charges under a law that...

Russia ready for further dialogue if US is willing : Putin

The Kremlin was guarded about future dialogue with Washington on Thursday, a day after the first face-to-face meeting between Russian President...

Biden, Putin hail positive talks, but US warns on cyberwar

Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin sought to cool tensions in the combustible US-Russian relationship at their first summit in Geneva on Wednesday,...

Facebook AI software able to dig up origins of deepfake images

Facebook scientists on Wednesday said they developed artificial intelligence software to not only identify "deepfake" images but to figure out...

EU moves to pre-Covid normal as cases spike in Moscow

The European Union on Wednesday agreed to lift coronavirus restrictions for US travellers as Western countries move toward a return to pre-Covid...

Putin and Biden won’t be friends but see path together

There was no talk of gazing into Vladimir Putin's "soul" and the Russian president didn't try to gaslight a rookie US leader.

Little warmth despite the heat at Biden-Putin summit

Despite the soaring summer temperatures in Geneva on Wednesday, beyond the surface pleasantries there was little sign of personal warmth between...

Size matters at Putin-Biden summit venue

The Swiss venue for the US-Russia summit is appropriate not only for its neutrality and grandeur -- it has the added bonus of being perfectly...

‘With masters defeated, the slaves can’t fight’ : Taliban eye victory after US exit

With Afghan troops in retreat and soon to lose vital American air support, Taliban commanders are voicing exuberance about quickly seizing full...

Geneva summit stirs memories of 1985 Reagan-Gorbachev meet

Wednesday's talks between US President Joe Biden and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin evoke vivid memories of the 1985 Geneva summit, when...

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