Anti-government protesters gather on Rasheed Street during clashes with security forces in Baghdad, Iraq, Nov. 29, 2019.
US accuses militia leaders of violently suppressing protests
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Fri, 12/06/2019 - 19:20
A general view inside a toilet factory in Tangshan, Hebei province, China, Nov. 18, 2016.
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He says his administration is looking into revising the water-saving standard on toilets in areas where water is not scarce
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Fri, 12/06/2019 - 19:11
A sign marks where the end of the Exit glacier was in 2010 near tourists taking photos in the Kenai Fjords National Park,…
Alaska recorded its warmest month ever in July and the trend has continued
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Fri, 12/06/2019 - 17:49
The main gate at Naval Air Station Pensacola is seen on Navy Boulevard in Pensacola, Florida, U.S. March 16, 2016. Picture…
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Navy officials and law enforcement officials are looking at all motives, including terrorism, in the deadly shooting by the Saudi pilot in the US for training
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Fri, 12/06/2019 - 16:55
Louisiana Town Holds Vigil for Detained CITGO Executives
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It has been more than two years since Venezuelan authorities arrested a group of CITGO executives, all of them dual U.S.-Venezuelan nationals. The family of one executive, Tomeu Vadell, lives in a small Louisiana town that recently held a vigil to draw attention to the detention. For VOA, Jorge Agobian has more from Lake Charles.
FILE - This June 19, 2019 file photo shows Caroline Kennedy during the JFK Space Summit at the John F. Kennedy Presidential…
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The ship is the second of the US Navy's new Ford-Class of aircraft carriers
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Fri, 12/06/2019 - 15:51
Harvey Weinstein, center, leaves court following a bail hearing, Friday, Dec. 6, 2019 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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The hearing was still underway Friday morning and a judge had yet to rule on whether Weinstein would face any penalty over the alleged violations
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Fri, 12/06/2019 - 14:56