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Fresh supplies of US aid arrive on Venezuela’s border awaiting delivery into the country

ABC News(CUCUTA, Columbia) -- The second wave of humanitarian aid provided by the U.S. government for Venezuela arrived Saturday in the town of Cucuta along the Colombia-Venezuela border, only a week after the first wave of U.S. supplies arrived   ... Read More

Brexit ‘preppers’ stockpiling supplies in case of a doomsday ‘no-deal’

ABC News(LONDON) --  Britain is due to leave the European Union on March 29, but with less than two months to go, the country’s future is more uncertain than ever. Lawmakers have been unable to agree on the terms   ... Read More

US citizen detained in Egypt for over 5 years is dying, desperate for release

Kassem Family(CAIRO) -- A U.S. citizen detained in Egypt for five-and-a-half years who is on a hunger strike is dying, according to his lawyer and family.

Five months after Moustafa Kassem wrote letters to President Donald Trump and Vice   ... Read More

Richard Branson to hold fundraising concert for Venezuela relief

@richardbranson/Twitter(CUCUTA, Columbia) -- Billionaire Virgin founder Richard Branson is taking on delivering relief to the people of Venezuela into his own hands.

Branson announced on Friday he will be throwing a massive fundraising concert in neighboring Colombia on Feb.   ... Read More

Chinese-born scientist accused of stealing trade secrets from Coca-Cola

Anson_iStock/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Shannon You, a Chinese-born scientist, has been accused by the Department of Justice of stealing almost $120 million worth of trade secrets last year from The Coca-Cola Company.A grand jury in the Eastern District of   ... Read More

Vice President Pence calls on European leaders to recognize Venezuela’s opposition leader

Sean Gallup/Getty Images(MUNICH) -- As tension in Venezuela continues to escalate, Vice President Mike Pence took the stage at the Munich Security Conference in Germany Saturday to call on European nations to stand by the United States in recognizing   ... Read More

US sanctions top Venezuelan security officials

FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Treasury is sanctioning five top Venezuelan officials as it seeks to tighten the hold on President Nicolas Maduro and his government and force the socialist leader to resign.

The latest financial penalty comes   ... Read More

Pence calls out European nations for not withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal

liorpt/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Vice President Mike Pence urged European nations Thursday to follow the U.S. in withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal, and said that America could impose tougher sanctions on the Iranian regime.

“The so-called Joint Comprehensive Plan   ... Read More

Alleged US Air Force defector walked into Iranian spy recruiting ground

CIL868/iStock(NEW YORK) -- More than a year before she allegedly defected, U.S. Air Force counterintelligence officer Monica Witt attended a film conference in Iran – an event that U.S. officials and former intelligence officers said was likely a recruiting   ... Read More

Prince William visits men’s mental health charities in London

Stuart C. Wilson - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- The Duke of Cambridge visited projects close to his heart in London on Thursday, showing his support for charities focused on men’s mental health and well-being.

First, Prince William visited patrons   ... Read More

Shamima Begum, U.K. teen who joined ISIS in 2015, ‘wants to come home’

Laura Lean - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- When three teenagers missing from East London were found to have left to join ISIS in Syria in February 2015, security camera images from London's Gatwick Airport were a stark emblem of   ... Read More

Duchess Kate attends 100 Women in Finance’s gala dinner

Chris Jackson - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Duchess Kate hit the town Wednesday night for the 100 Women in Finance's gala dinner.

The mom of three wore a blush-pink Gucci dress accessorized with a maroon velvet clutch and belt,   ... Read More

Rare black leopard caught on camera for first time in 100 years

GM Stock Films/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A photographer has captured high-quality images of a rare black leopard at a wilderness camp in Africa.

Wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas wrote in a blog post published Wednesday that he has been "fascinated" by   ... Read More

At least two Americans killed in Kenya plane crash

omersukrugoksu/iStock(LONDON) -- Five people, including at least two Americans, were killed when their small plane crashed in Kenya's Great Rift Valley region on Wednesday, officials said.

The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority on Wednesday morning received a distress signal from   ... Read More

Venezuela standoff extends to oil sector as questions swirl over humanitarian aid

Edilzon Gamez/Getty Images(CARACAS, Venezuela) -- Venezuela’s growing parallel opposition government extended its reach to the all-important oil sector on Wednesday when the country’s National Assembly moved to appoint new boards of directors to the state oil company and its   ... Read More

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Fresh supplies of US aid arrive on Venezuela’s border awaiting delivery into the country

ABC News(CUCUTA, Columbia) -- The second wave of humanitarian aid provided by the U.S. government for Venezuela arrived Saturday in the town of Cucuta along the Colombia-Venezuela border, only a week after the first wave of U.S. supplies arrived   ... Read More

Brexit ‘preppers’ stockpiling supplies in case of a doomsday ‘no-deal’

ABC News(LONDON) --  Britain is due to leave the European Union on March 29, but with less than two months to go, the country’s future is more uncertain than ever. Lawmakers have been unable to agree on the terms   ... Read More

US citizen detained in Egypt for over 5 years is dying, desperate for release

Kassem Family(CAIRO) -- A U.S. citizen detained in Egypt for five-and-a-half years who is on a hunger strike is dying, according to his lawyer and family.

Five months after Moustafa Kassem wrote letters to President Donald Trump and Vice   ... Read More

Richard Branson to hold fundraising concert for Venezuela relief

@richardbranson/Twitter(CUCUTA, Columbia) -- Billionaire Virgin founder Richard Branson is taking on delivering relief to the people of Venezuela into his own hands.

Branson announced on Friday he will be throwing a massive fundraising concert in neighboring Colombia on Feb.   ... Read More

Chinese-born scientist accused of stealing trade secrets from Coca-Cola

Anson_iStock/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Shannon You, a Chinese-born scientist, has been accused by the Department of Justice of stealing almost $120 million worth of trade secrets last year from The Coca-Cola Company.A grand jury in the Eastern District of   ... Read More

Vice President Pence calls on European leaders to recognize Venezuela’s opposition leader

Sean Gallup/Getty Images(MUNICH) -- As tension in Venezuela continues to escalate, Vice President Mike Pence took the stage at the Munich Security Conference in Germany Saturday to call on European nations to stand by the United States in recognizing   ... Read More

US sanctions top Venezuelan security officials

FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Treasury is sanctioning five top Venezuelan officials as it seeks to tighten the hold on President Nicolas Maduro and his government and force the socialist leader to resign.

The latest financial penalty comes   ... Read More

Pence calls out European nations for not withdrawing from Iran nuclear deal

liorpt/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Vice President Mike Pence urged European nations Thursday to follow the U.S. in withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal, and said that America could impose tougher sanctions on the Iranian regime.

“The so-called Joint Comprehensive Plan   ... Read More

Alleged US Air Force defector walked into Iranian spy recruiting ground

CIL868/iStock(NEW YORK) -- More than a year before she allegedly defected, U.S. Air Force counterintelligence officer Monica Witt attended a film conference in Iran – an event that U.S. officials and former intelligence officers said was likely a recruiting   ... Read More

Prince William visits men’s mental health charities in London

Stuart C. Wilson - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- The Duke of Cambridge visited projects close to his heart in London on Thursday, showing his support for charities focused on men’s mental health and well-being.

First, Prince William visited patrons   ... Read More

Shamima Begum, U.K. teen who joined ISIS in 2015, ‘wants to come home’

Laura Lean - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- When three teenagers missing from East London were found to have left to join ISIS in Syria in February 2015, security camera images from London's Gatwick Airport were a stark emblem of   ... Read More

Duchess Kate attends 100 Women in Finance’s gala dinner

Chris Jackson - WPA Pool/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Duchess Kate hit the town Wednesday night for the 100 Women in Finance's gala dinner.

The mom of three wore a blush-pink Gucci dress accessorized with a maroon velvet clutch and belt,   ... Read More

Rare black leopard caught on camera for first time in 100 years

GM Stock Films/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A photographer has captured high-quality images of a rare black leopard at a wilderness camp in Africa.

Wildlife photographer Will Burrard-Lucas wrote in a blog post published Wednesday that he has been "fascinated" by   ... Read More

At least two Americans killed in Kenya plane crash

omersukrugoksu/iStock(LONDON) -- Five people, including at least two Americans, were killed when their small plane crashed in Kenya's Great Rift Valley region on Wednesday, officials said.

The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority on Wednesday morning received a distress signal from   ... Read More

Venezuela standoff extends to oil sector as questions swirl over humanitarian aid

Edilzon Gamez/Getty Images(CARACAS, Venezuela) -- Venezuela’s growing parallel opposition government extended its reach to the all-important oil sector on Wednesday when the country’s National Assembly moved to appoint new boards of directors to the state oil company and its   ... Read More

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