5 days agoWorld News - Apple, Ireland win appeal of EU's demand for $15B in back taxes - July 15 (UPI) -- Ireland did not give U.S.-based tech giant Apple any unfair state aid, the European Union's second-highest court ruled Wednesday, nullifying the EU's demand for nearly $15 billion in back taxes.
33 minutes agoWorld News -- U.N. court rules for Qatar in airspace blockade -- The United Nations' top court ruled Tuesday that several countries could not ban Qatari planes from their airspace in a long-running dispute among the Arab countries.
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9 hours agoWorld News -- Iran executes former defense worker as 'CIA spy' -- The Iranian government said Tuesday it has executed a defense ministry employee it suspected of spying for the United States' Central Intelligence Agency.
8 hours agoWorld News -- China to impose sanctions on Lockheed Martin -- China warned it would place sanctions on Lockheed Martin on Tuesday following U.S. approval of a Taiwanese purchase of upgrades to Patriot III missiles for about $620 million.
15 hours agoWorld News -- South Korea could cancel operating licenses of defector groups -- South Korea could revoke the civic licenses of two organizations led by North Korean defectors, citing violations that include balloon launches across the border.
19 hours agoWorld News -- Defense white paper: Japan within range of North Korea missiles -- Japan said Tuesday in a new defense white paper that North Korea has the capability to launch an attack against Japan with a nuclear warhead, a first-time admission in official documents as tensions grow in the region.
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21 hours agoWorld News -- China retaliates with sanctions for U.S. politicians over Xinjiang -- China on Monday announced sanctions targeting U.S. politicians in retaliation for the Trump administration's blacklisting Chinese government officials over human rights abuses against Muslim minorities in Xinjiang.
1 day agoDefense News -- Pentagon: U.S. soldier killed in non-combat incident in Afghanistan -- The Pentagon announced Monday that a 24-year-old soldier was killed in a non-combat-related incident in Afghanistan.
1 day agoWorld News -- Zindzi Mandela, daughter of Nelson Mandela, dies at 59 -- Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of Nelson Mandela and South Africa's Ambassador to Denmark, died at the age of 59 on Monday.
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1 day agoWorld News -- Dozens die in wave of Taliban attacks in northern Afghanistan -- The Taliban led a wave of attacks Sunday and Monday through northern Afghanistan killing dozens of security force members in the latest sign of the breakdown in peace talks.
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