Iran assassination could undercut Biden’s options

MASHHAD, Iran: A handout picture shows servants of the Imam Reza shrine carrying the coffin of Iran's assassinated top nuclear scientist...

Rare Cuba protest over freedom of expression

HAVANA: A group of young intellectuals and artists demonstrate at the doors of the Ministry of Culture during a protest in...

Global virus cases pass 60 million

LIMA: Relatives carry the coffin of a suspected COVID-19 victim at the Nueva Esperanza cemetery, one of the largest in Latin...

Biden urges safe Thanksgiving amid coronavirus; Trump pardons ex-aide

WASHINGTON: In this file, former US National Security Advisor General Michael Flynn arrives for his sentencing hearing at US District Court...

Biden presents security, foreign policy team

WILMINGTON: US President-elect Joe Biden speaks during a cabinet announcement event yesterday. - AFP WILMINGTON: US President-elect Joe...

Lame-duck Trump pardons turkey

WASHINGTON: First Lady Melania Trump looks on as US President Donald Trump gives the National Thanksgiving turkey "Corn" a presidential pardon...

Biden building team; Trump OKs transition

WASHINGTON: This combination of pictures shows (from left) Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Avril Haines, Antony J Blinken, Alejandro Mayorkas and John Kerry, nominated...

Social media fueling real-world violence

KENOSHA, Wisconsin: In this file photo taken on Aug 25, 2020 protestors face off with police outside the county courthouse during...

John Kerry, who signed Paris accord for US, is Biden’s climate envoy

John Kerry WASHINGTON: Former secretary of state John Kerry helped broker the landmark Paris Agreement and signed it...

Biden to start naming cabinet picks today as Trump resists

WILMINGTON: US President-elect Joe Biden speaks after a meeting with governors in Wilmington, Delaware. Biden will name his first cabinet picks...

Trump digs in amid pressure to concede

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump smiles as he departs the White House yesterday. - AFP WASHINGTON: Despite an...

US record its 12th million COVID case; more than 255,000 killed

MANHATTAN BEACH, California: A cyclist wearing a facemask rides past outdoor diners on Saturday, a few hours before the start of...

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