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`'Safer opioid’ has sparked a crisis in vulnerable 2019-12-13 17:05:16'`Safer opioid’ has sparked a crisis in vulnerable countries

Trumps anti-Semitism order raises tough issue of defining 2019-12-13 16:31:14President Trump’s order to expand potential anti-Semitism complaints on campuses raises the stakes over how to define discrimination against Jew

Jersey City attack is being investigated as domestic 2019-12-13 16:30:14Officials in New Jersey say the attackers in the Jersey City shooting are believed to have acted alone.

After bruising campaign, victorious Johnson searches for Brexit 2019-12-13 10:10:20Brexit mandate in hand, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson now confronts threats to U.K. unity and daunting negotiations with the EU.

Boy, 13, arrested in killing of Barnard College 2019-12-13 10:10:14A juvenile suspect has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of an 18-year-old Barnard College freshman on Wednesday night.

Islamic State claims attack on Niger military that 2019-12-13 09:20:47Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on a military camp in Niger that left at least 71 soldiers dead

In 2020, the healthcare debate will be inescapable 2019-12-13 08:00:22'Medicare for all' has been a big feature of the presidential campaign so far. Don't expect that to change in 2020.

Newsletter: A House committee divided 2019-12-13 08:00:10Here are the stories you shouldn’t miss today: TOP STORIES A House Committee Divided Fourteen hours of vitriolic debate on Thursday did virtuall

Former prime minister elected Algeria's new president 2019-12-13 06:49:30Abdelmadjid Tebboune, a former prime minister and loyalist of Algeria's influential army chief, has been elected the country's new president.

Obama says Paris climate deal is still the 2019-12-13 06:37:03Former President Obama says the Paris agreement on climate change may fall short of expectations but is still the way forward.

These sex workers are fighting for union rights, 2019-12-12 18:01:03A sex workers group in Spain that advocates for prostitutes’ rights has faced opposition as its members have tried to make the case for a labor

Les Misérables: Why are the French, who seem 2019-12-12 15:49:46Why are the French so quick to protest?

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Here's how Britain's voting system works 2019-12-12 17:59:47CNBC takes a look at all you need to know about Britain's voting system.

Boris Johnson's Conservative Party set to win UK 2019-12-12 17:48:35The result of the election will have a decisive effect on the direction that Brexit takes.

LinkedIn names the fastest-growing jobs across Europe 2019-12-12 10:24:46LinkedIn's 2020 Emerging Job Report looked at the fastest-growing jobs across Europe.

'Major milestone': US could become a sustained net 2019-12-12 06:55:10The International Energy Agency believes the U.S. is on track to become a sustained net oil exporter in either late 2020 or early 2021.

EU sets out plans for climate neutrality by 2019-12-12 06:21:27The European Commission says the deal covers all economic sectors.

UK property funds flash warning signals as Brexit 2019-12-12 03:27:12Investors are reconsidering whether to park cash in U.K. property funds amid uncertainty over Brexit and the future of the retail sector.

France unveils controversial pension reforms, unions say workers' 2019-12-11 22:23:28French government efforts to appease public sector workers with details of its pension reform look unlikely to end an ongoing nationwide strike.

Christine Lagarde faces her first real test at 2019-12-11 09:12:53Steering markets with the language of monetary policy is a tricky business.

These are the best companies to work for 2019-12-11 09:01:23Global jobs site Glassdoor has ranked which companies will be the best to work for in France in 2020, according to employee reviews.

UK election 2019: This is where each party 2019-12-11 01:07:17Ahead of the U.K.'s general election vote on Thursday, CNBC decided to take a look at where each of the main parties stand on issues affecting the fi

Deutsche Bank CEO sticks to targets, promises dividend 2019-12-10 07:10:10Christian Sewing, who has been leading Deutsche Bank since April, said the lender has come a long way over the last few months.

Brexit might one day be seen as 'democracy 2019-12-10 04:07:40The vote is likely to decide whether the world's fifth-largest economy leaves the bloc next month or moves toward another EU referendum.

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No Agreement Following Talks on Cross-Border Issues Between New! 2019-12-14 09:00:40Matters will now be referred back to the respective heads of state

Thousands Join Biggest Protest for Years in Thai New! 2019-12-14 08:36:33Thai election panel asked cort to dissolve the Future Forward party, accusing it of infringing the laws on political parties by accepting loans from m

Rebel Attack on Congolese City Leaves 6 Dead New! 2019-12-14 08:24:12Attack comes just days after Congo's military began stepping up its efforts to fight armed groups in the area

With USMCA Moving Forward, American Farmers Seek More New! 2019-12-14 07:55:55The USMCA replaces the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA

Hong Kong Leader Lam Visits Beijing as Pressure New! 2019-12-14 07:55:04Lam will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday

California Governor Rejects $13.5 Billion PG&E Settlement New! 2019-12-14 05:50:45The decision announced Friday in a five-page letter to PG&E CEO William D. Johnson marks a major setback in the utility’s race to meet a Jun

Gasping for Air, Delhi’s Residents Try Out an New! 2019-12-14 05:20:39Pollution Levels Breached the Severe Category this Winter

Ex-Sudan Strongman al-Bashir Gets 2 Years for Corruption New! 2019-12-14 05:00:33The verdict came a year after Sudanese protesters first began their revolt against al-Bashir’s three-decade authoritarian rule

After 3 Failures, Philippines to Restart Talks With New! 2019-12-14 04:26:33A peace deal would open poor parts of the Southeast Asian archipelago to investment, with the prospect of easing poverty

Insurgents Kill 4 Hostages in Nigeria New! 2019-12-14 04:23:35Action Against Hunger said Friday the latest claim brings the number of fatalities to five, with the first hostage killed in September

'Let The Healing Begin,' British Prime Minister Says New! 2019-12-13 23:51:22Britain "deserves a break from wrangling, a break from politics and a permanent break from talking about Brexit," British Prime Minister Boris Johns

Cries of Abuse in Catholic Church Start to New! 2019-12-13 23:12:54In a recent case, police were investigating allegations by a woman in Nagasaki, the region with the greatest concentration of Catholics in Japan, that

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Brexit in the balance: A look at possible 2019-12-11 15:20:57A national election in Britain on Thursday will bring a new Parliament to power and could lead to a change at the top if Prime Minister Boris Johnson&

'Russia is a strategic adversary,' says former NATO 2019-12-11 11:13:03In an interview with FRANCE 24, former NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen discussed the recent NATO summit in London. He reacted to Fre

EU outlines ‘Green Deal’ to achieve carbon neutrality 2019-12-11 10:58:08The European Union's new executive launched a Green Deal policy package to tackle climate change on Wednesday, trumpeting it as the bloc's “ma

Jailed in Greece for helping migrants: The story 2019-12-11 08:22:33Our Perspective guest is a humanitarian worker who is facing charges of being part of a criminal organisation, as well as money laundering, people smu

Brexit: Tories rely on anti-Corbyn sentiment in affluent 2019-12-10 15:21:26A mainly centre-left city, London has long been difficult terrain for the Conservatives, and this time the British capital’s vote against Brexit

‘The rhetoric is dangerous’: Female candidates face toxic 2019-12-10 03:15:24More than three years after the murder of MP Jo Cox by a far-right supporter, female candidates in Britain’s December 12 general election face a

Russia calls Olympics ban over doping 'politically motivated' 2019-12-09 22:03:14The World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday banned Russia for four years from major global sporting events including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 W

Russia and Ukraine leaders, in first talks, agree 2019-12-09 19:39:28The leaders of Russia and Ukraine agreed on Tuesday