Google, Israel’s National Library team up to digitize books

JERUSALEM (AP) — The National Library of Israel is working with Google to digitize 120,000 books from its extensive collection of Jewish texts and upload them to the internet for public use. ...

Venezuela embassy in Brazil occupied by Guaidó supporters

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — A group of people backing Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó have occupied the nation's embassy in Brazil's capital, Brasilia. An official from Presiden...

Global Forecast-Celsius

Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Wednesday, November 13, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Wednesday's Weather Condition;Wednesday's High Temp (C);Wednesday's Low Temp (...

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Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Wednesday, November 13, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Wednesday's Weather Condition;Wednesday's High Temp (F);Wednesday's Low Temp (...

West Indies batsman Pooran banned for 4 T20s

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — West Indies batsman Nicholas Pooran has been found guilty of changing the condition of the ball and has been banned for four Twenty20s. Pooran admi...

Singapore’s DBS to shut down all of its ATMs in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Singaporean bank DBS has decided to shut down all its Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs) in Taiwan by the end of this year if the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) agre...

Economy in mind, Bolsonaro softens tone on China

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — What a difference a year makes. In the months before last year's presidential election in Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro described China as predatory and thumbed his ...

Katy Perry to perform at World T20 final on Women's Day

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Katy Perry will perform before and after the Women's Twenty20 World Cup cricket final on International Women's Day as organizers bid to set a world record for attendance. ...

For 'Joy of Cooking' revision, editors mixed marriage, food

NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine carefully testing several thousand recipes for a beloved cookbook. Then imagine coming up with 600 brand new ones. Now imagine doing all that in your home kitchen. Without a di...

Golf Glance

PGA TOUR MAYAKOBA GOLF CLASSIC Site: Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Course: El Camaleon GC. Yardage: 6,987. Par: 71. Television: Thur...

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Global Forecast as of 12:00 GMT Tuesday, November 12, 2019 _____ City/Town, Country;Tuesday's Weather Condition;Tuesday's High Temp (F);Tuesday's Low Temp (F);Wedne...

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Air quality sinks to 'severe' in haze-shrouded New Delhi

NEW DELHI (AP) — A thick gray haze blanketed India's capital on Tuesday, with authorities attempting to reduce the pollution by sprinkling water to settle dust and banning some construction. ...

Air quality sinks to 'severe' in haze-shrouded New Delhi

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's capital is engulfed in a thick haze, plummeting air quality levels to "severe" category after a brief respite. The state-run Central Pollution Control Board'...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Nov. 12, the 316th day of 2019. There are 49 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 12, 2...