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Future of iconic UK newspapers secured

EDINBURGH, Scotland, UK- A number of iconic newspapers in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland have been saved by a series of ...


Five London bridges blocked by environment protesters

LONDON, U.K. - London witnessed one of its most coordinated environmental protest in decades after thousands of people blocked five ...


Witnesses urged to help in justice fight for Ryan Passey | Dudley News

CAMPAIGNERS fighting for justice for Ryan Passey believe there may still be witnesses who are withholding vital information about the ...


Monday evening weather report: rain showers possible | Dudley News

WE could see the odd rain shower tonight across the Black Country and north Worcestershire. ...


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Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Islamic clerics in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan - In a brazen terror attack targeting Islamic religious scholars in Afghanistan, a suicide bomber blew himself up ...

HRW issues 'Bed and Breakfast on Stolen Land' report

JERUSALEM - The decision by Airbnb to stop listing properties in unlawful Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank is ...

Recent Fijian election only a step towards democracy

Former coup leader Josaia Voreqe “Frank” Bainimarama has won re-election in Fiji. But he did so in a country where ...

Federal court temporarily blocks Trump's new asylum ban

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In yet another setback for the Trump administration, its latest asylum ban was temporarily blocked by a ...

Australian federal and state police foil terrorist attack

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia – Federal and state agencies have foiled a major terrorist attack planned for Melbourne, Australia’s second largest ...

Three-day Taliban-U.S. meeting ends with no agreement

KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met the leaders of the hardline group, Taliban at ...

Business

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After Bitcoin bloodbath, digital currencies to fall further

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a matter of a week, Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value, dropping ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks had a wild ride on Monday, falling sharply, recouping some lost ground, and ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

Dark Web hosting provider hacked, thousands of sites down

BERLIN, Germany - One of the world's largest providers of Dark Web hosting services, Daniel's Hosting, suffered a cyberattack last ...

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Five London bridges blocked by environment protesters

LONDON, U.K. - London witnessed one of its most coordinated environmental protest in decades after thousands of people blocked five ...


British Top Diplomat Meets Jailed UK-Iranian's Family

TEHRAN - British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Tuesday that he met with the family of jailed Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe during ...


Trump Stands By Saudis Despite Khashoggi Murder

The U.S. is standing by Saudi Arabia despite the murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi at Riyadh's consulate in ...


UN Envoy Prepares for Peace Talks in Yemen Amid Renewed Fighting

U.N. envoy Martin Griffiths visits war-torn Yemen Wednesday to prepare for year-end peace talks as fresh fighting erupted earlier this ...


European zoos to send critically endangered rhinos to Rwanda

Wildlife parks from three European countries are joining forces to send critically endangered eastern black rhinos back to their natural ...


Stick: Boks have adapted well to challenging conditions

Cape Town - Assistant Springbok coach Mzwandile Stick has commended the Bok squad for the manner in which they've adjusted ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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