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Earthquake Measuring 4.2 Shakes Turkish Megacity of Istanbul

People walk in the district of Eminonu, next to bread and fish street vendors, as the Suleymaniye Mo..

Former Australian PMs Criticism Nasty, Personal, Vindictive: Treasurer

Josh Frydenberg, Australias federal treasurer, has defended the Reserve Bank of Australia against cr..

Westpac to Pay Australias Largest Fine for Breaching Laws That Stop Terrorism, Child Exploitation

Westpac has agreed to pay the largest fine in Australian corporate history, settling a case brought ..

Canadas Carbon Tax Conundrum Continues as Supreme Court Reserves Judgment in Cases

OTTAWA—The Supreme Court of Canada reserved judgment on the national carbon tax Wednesday. After tw..

Orcas Knock Into Sailboats, Force Spain to Limit Yachting

BARCELONA—Spain has temporarily prohibited yachting across 100 kilometers (62 miles) of its northwes..

Perth Plans COVID-19 Recovery With $500 Million For New University

The City of Perth is getting a $1.5 (US$1) billion makeover in a joint COVID-19 stimulus project wit..

Tom Hanks Quarantined in Australian Hotel

Queensland has recorded two new COVID-19 cases amid reports Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks is staying..

Worst Criminals to Serve More Jail Time in UK Government Radical Sentencing Overhaul

Violent and sexual offenders in England and Wales will serve more time in jail as part of a sweeping..

Russia Announces Troop Build-Up in Far East

MOSCOW—Russia is increasing its military presence in the Far East in response to rising tensions in ..

Ontario Covid-19 Hits Over 300, Second Wave Coming Warns Ford

Ontario is amid an upswing in COVID-19 cases that signals the second wave is coming, warned Premier ..