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Olympic Village controversy lingers, Brazilians pessimistic

by Javier Tovar and Sebastian Smith Rio’s mayor and Australia buried the hatchet Wednesday in a row over shambolic conditions at the Olympic

Kerry: US avoiding ‘confrontation’ in sea row

US Secretary of State John Kerry on

Bangladesh police kill nine suspected Islamists in Dhaka raid

Bangladeshi police killed nine suspected Islamist extremists

US, North Korea trade barbs over nuclear weapon tests

North Korea said any decision to conduct

Divided Fed meets on US interest rates

The US Federal Reserve opened a two-day

Sales Tax Holiday Aug. 5 – 7, 2016

This year’s Sales Tax Holiday is Aug. 5 – 7. As in previous years, the law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and

Zika epidemic should fizzle out within 3 yrs: study

by Kerry SHERIDAN MIAMI | AFP | 7/14/2016 – The outbreak of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, blamed for a surge in birth defects,

Asthma risk up to 4x higher near fracking sites: US study

MIAMI, AFP | 7/18/2016 – Living near sites that extract natural gas by hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, may increase the risk

Indian Muslims of Houston Instill Positivity at 7th Annual Eid Milan

by Shobana Muratee HOUSTON – An extraordinary camaraderie and fellowship was witnessed at the 7th Annual Eid Milan hosted by the Indian Muslims

Indian American California Attorney General Kamala Harris endorsed by Obama, Biden in Senate race

LOS ANGELES, (AP) — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden July 19 endorsed California Attorney General Kamala Harris to be the