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5.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Athens
World News // 2 hours ago
5.3-magnitude earthquake strikes near Athens
July 19 (UPI) -- A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struck 14 miles northwest from Athens but there were no reports of serious injuries.
Dutch high court holds gov't partly liable for 1995 'Srebrenica massacre'
World News // 4 hours ago
Dutch high court holds gov't partly liable for 1995 'Srebrenica massacre'
July 19 (UPI) -- The Netherlands government was 10 percent responsible for the deaths of 350 people in the 1995 Srebrennica genocide in Bosnia, the Dutch Supreme Court ruled Friday.
Arizona Wildfire claims 7,000 acres
U.S. News // 7 hours ago
Arizona Wildfire claims 7,000 acres
July 19 (UPI) -- A wildfire in central Arizona has claimed more than 7,000 acres, officials said.
PhD candidate sentenced to life in prison for Chinese student's kidnapping, death
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
PhD candidate sentenced to life in prison for Chinese student's kidnapping, death
July 19 (UPI) -- A former PhD candidate convicted of kidnapping and killing a Chinese University of Illinois student was sentenced to life in prison after the jury failed to make a unanimous decision, officials said.
South Korean man dies after setting fire to his car near Japanese Embassy
World News // 9 hours ago
South Korean man dies after setting fire to his car near Japanese Embassy
SEOUL, July 19 (UPI) -- A man in his 70s died after setting fire to his car as it was parked in front of a building housing the Japanese Embassy in Seoul on Friday, police said.
Chicago Police Board fires 4 officers for alleged cover-up of fatal shooting of black teenager
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Chicago Police Board fires 4 officers for alleged cover-up of fatal shooting of black teenager
July 19 (UPI) -- The Chicago Police Board voted to fire a sergeant and three officers for their alleged roles in covering up the 2014 fatal police shooting of a black teenager.
Zarif: Iran offers United States enhanced inspections for lifting of sanctions
U.S. News // 12 hours ago
Zarif: Iran offers United States enhanced inspections for lifting of sanctions
July 18 (UPI) -- Iran will accept enhanced inspections of its nuclear program in return for the lifting of U.S. sanctions, Iranian foreign minister Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said.
EPA declines to ban pesticide linked to neurological issues in children
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
EPA declines to ban pesticide linked to neurological issues in children
July 18 (UPI) -- The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday declined to ban a widely used pesticide associated with neurological problems in children.
United States sanctions Iranian 'WMD proliferators'
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
United States sanctions Iranian 'WMD proliferators'
July 18 (UPI) -- The U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday sanctioned a network of front companies and individuals involved in the procurement of sensitive materials for Iran's nuclear program.
CNN announces lineups for second round of Democratic presidential debates
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
CNN announces lineups for second round of Democratic presidential debates
July 18 (UPI) -- CNN on Thursday announced the lineup for the second rounds of Democratic presidential debates set to take place at the end of the month.
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