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  World   Americas  27 Aug 2019

World, Americas, 27 Aug 2019

Amid outcry over Amazon blaze, NASA images put African forest fires in spotlight

The Congo Basin forest is often considered the 'second green lungs for the planet'.

27 Aug 2019 3:56 PM

Instant Karma: US man's car stolen while he was busy robbing store across the street, see video

The incident that took place around 6 am on Sunday was revealed by the Kennewick Police Department said in a Facebook post.

27 Aug 2019 3:41 PM

Trump a better choice than any Democratic nominee: Pence

'Have faith in the American people,' Pence told about 3,000 people attending a fundraising barbecue in the town of Anderson.

27 Aug 2019 3:26 PM

UNSC to meet over North Korea weapon tests today

The meeting was requested by the United Kingdom, France and Germany, a source close to the matter told Sputnik.

27 Aug 2019 2:45 PM

Scores of accusers to speak at hearing after Epstein's death

The judge set the hearing after prosecutors asked that he scrap charges against Epstein since the defendant is dead.

27 Aug 2019 2:44 PM


KFC to test vegetarian, plant-based chicken in Georgia

Our customers are going to be amazed and say, ‘it tastes like Kentucky Fried Chicken!’ President for KFC said.

27 Aug 2019 1:16 PM

19 states sue Trump administration over indefinite migrant detention

A 1997 agreement says immigrant children must be kept in least restrictive setting and shouldn't spend more than 20 days in detention.

27 Aug 2019 12:32 PM

Why the CIA doesn't spy on the UAE

The CIA’s failure to adapt to the UAE’s growing military and political ambitions amounts to 'dereliction of duty,' said former CIA official.

27 Aug 2019 10:22 AM

Huge setback to Pak's foreign policy after its isolation on Kashmir: Nadeem Nusrat

He said both India and Pakistan should start dialogue process without any delay to resolve all outstanding issues between two countries.

27 Aug 2019 9:29 AM

Johnson & Johnson fined with USD 572 million for opioid crisis in Oklahoma

After the judgement, the company made public its plans to challenge the 'flawed' judgment.

27 Aug 2019 8:44 AM


As Brazil fights Amazon criticism, No time off for ambassadors

Some ambassadors were already on vacation and had to return to their posts, the sources said.

27 Aug 2019 8:37 AM