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By Jonathan Stempel and Mark Hosenball NEW YORK - Britain's Prince Andrew has been served with a lawsuit by a woman accusing him of sexually assaulting and battering her two decades ago, when she asserts she was also being abused by the financier Jeffrey Epstein, according to a Friday court filing. ...
TOKYO - Japan's defence ministry said on Sunday that a submarine believed to be from China was spotted in waters near its southern islands, as maritime tensions persist in the Pacific. Japan's navy on Friday morning identified a submerged vessel sailing northwest just outside territorial waters near...
PARIS - The Taliban are lying and France will not have any relationship with its newly-formed government, Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said late on Saturday before heading for talks in Qatar on Sunday to discuss future evacuations from Afghanistan. "They said they would let some foreigners an...
LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to address parliament and hold a news conference on Tuesday about how to manage COVID-19 through the winter, a BBC reporter said on Saturday. "The prime minister is expected to address both parliament and a news conference on Tuesday about th...
By Alan Baldwin - Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff dismissed Formula One's experimental Saturday sprint format as 'not fish, not meat' and said it was not doing much for the sport either. The 100km qualifying race was trialled for the second time at the Italian Grand Pr...
MOSCOW -A plane flying from the Turkish resort of Antalya to Vladivostok in Russia's far east made a safe emergency landing on Saturday in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, a source at the airport told . Boeing flight 767 requested an emergency landing while over Krasnoyarsk after exp...
LONDON - Leandro Trossard scored a late winner with a curling shot from the edge of the box as Brighton & Hove Albion secured a 1-0 victory over wasteful Brentford in a lively Premier League game at the Brentford Community Stadium on Saturday. Trossard’s goal was just the seco...
VENICE - Childhood friends and Hollywood stars Ben Affleck and Matt Damon said teaming up again to write "The Last Duel", Ridley Scott's film about rape and justice in medieval France, was above all a lot of fun. The movie, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival, tells the tr...
By Matthias Williams KYIV - A senior U.S. envoy said on Saturday he had delivered reassurances to Ukraine and Poland on mitigating any threat posed by Russia's Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, but that the project was now a "reality". Amos Hochstein, the State Department...
- Carlos Sainz crashed his Ferrari heavily in final practice for the team's home Italian Grand Prix on Saturday as seven-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest for Mercedes. The Spaniard halted the session when he smashed head-on into the barriers at the Ascar...
MOSCOW - Russia sent Tajikistan 12 armoured vehicles and an array of military equipment, its defence ministry said on Saturday, as Moscow looks to shore up its Central Asian ally that neighbours Afghanistan. Moscow has held military exercises in Tajikistan and expanded hardware at its military base ...
NEW YORK - German Alexander Zverev said he was satisfied with the fight he displayed during his five-set loss to Novak Djokovic in the U.S. Open, wishing he had been facing anyone but the Serbian world number one at critical game points on Friday. It was another disappointment for...
By Steve Keating NEW YORK - It's been smooth sailing into Saturday's U.S. Open women's final for teen sensations Emma Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez, but even before one of them has had a chance to hoist the trophy there are warnings of stormy waters ahead. The toast ...
By Maximilian Heath BUENOS AIRES - Argentina's government has agreed a short-term deal with Belgian firm Jan de Nul to dredge the Parana River, a government source said on Friday, a move aimed at helping ships with grain exports navigate the waterway which currently is at record l...
By Paresh Dave OAKLAND, Calif. - Android app makers suing to stop Alphabet Inc's Google from siphoning up to 30% of their sales received little reassurance about their chances on Friday as a judge allowed a comparable fee charged by Apple Inc to stand. Developers inc...
By Aishwarya Nair and Vishal Vivek -British finance minister Rishi Sunak has directed Treasury officials to explore with the insurance industry new financial products that would help people cover their share of costs for social care, a Treasury source said on Friday. Pri...
By Jonnelle Marte, Howard Schneider and Ann Saphir - Media reports this week that two of the Federal Reserve's 12 regional bank presidents were active traders has some of the central bank's most vocal critics questioning the rules that allowed them to engage in the transactions in...
- British finance minister Rishi Sunak has directed Treasury officials to step up talks with the insurance industry over the possible launch of new products enabling people to fund future social care costs in England, the Financial Times reported on Friday, citing a Treasury insider. Arguing the gov...
By Jon Nazca ESTEPONA, Spain -A wildfire has forced the evacuation of nearly 800 people from around the southern Spanish resort of Estepona, local authorities said on Thursday. The blaze started on Wednesday around 9:30 p.m. and has since burned through around 2,000 hectares (5,000 acres) of the den...
LONDON (Bywire News) - Cryptocurrency is a digital form of money which can be exchanged for goods and services, or traded in much the same way as traditional, government-issued (also known as “fiat”) currencies. There are thousands of different cryptocurrencies around, but only a few have a real cha...
Representations of cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum, DogeCoin, Ripple, Litecoin are placed on PC motherboard in this illustration taken June 29, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo