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Juventus score 'goal of rare beauty' in Italian Cup cruise

Milan - Cristiano Ronaldo was too ill to play, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic spent the evening resting on the bench, but ...


AC Milan cruise into Italian Cup last eight

Milan - Even with Zlatan Ibrahimovic resting on the bench, AC Milan cruised past SPAL 3-0 on Wednesday to reach ...


R Ashwin joins Yorkshire as overseas Championship player

R Ashwin will join Yorkshire for most of this year's County Championship season. The club said 33-year-old Ashwin would become ...


Cannabis farm raided in Sidaway Street, Cradley Heath

A MAN has been arrested after police carried out a drugs raid in Cradley Heath. ...


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Decriminalisation of blasphemy in Ireland comes in to effect

DUBLIN, Ireland - The commencement of the Blasphemy (Abolition of Offences and Related Matters) Act 2019 in Ireland has taken ...

Ken Starr who spent years targeting Clinton, joins Trump defense team

WASHINGTON, DC - High profile lawyers Alan Dershowitz and Ken Starr have been brought in to work with the legal ...

Children bearing the brunt of Libya's long-standing civil war

BERLIN, Germany - Warring factions engaged in the Libyan conflict and UN-Secretary General Antonio Guterres will take part in a ...

Jailed U.S. citizen who demonstrated against Egyptian coup is dead

CAIRO, Egypt - The death this week of Mustafa Kassem, an Egyptian-American imprisoned in Egypt after an unfair trial, underscores ...

How dealer and player swindled Maryland casino

BALTIMORE, Maryland - After just a few hours of playing baccarat at a Maryland casino in September 2017, Chenguang Ni ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

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Half-a-billion dollars awarded in U.S. Defense contracts

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon on Thursday awarded more than half-a-billion dollars in defense contracts.With around 0.53 cents in every ...

Exuberance on U.S. stock markets, dollar also rallies

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied to new record highs on Friday.The U.S. dollar too was in huge ...

New York to spend $6.8 billion over 5 years to combat climate change

ALBANY, New York - New York state is to spend an additional $2 billion on energy efficiency and building electrification ...

China economy slows to 3-decade low, stocks finish flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets in Asia finished in the black on Friday, despite the release of economic data in ...

Lower expenses and low debt highlights of New Zealand financial report

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The New Zealand government's books are in good shape with the accounts in surplus and expenses ...

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Patriots CB McCourty reveals he had groin surgery

New England Patriots cornerback Jason McCourty revealed Friday that he recently underwent groin surgery. McCourty addressed the surgery during his ...


It's massive honour to be captain of Manchester United, says Maguire

Manchester [London], Jan 18 (ANI): After being named as the captain of the side, Manchester United Harry Maguire said it ...


WHO Does Not Rule Out Human to Human Spread of New Coronavirus

GENEVA - The World Health Organization reports there is no evidence of human-to-human spread of the new coronavirus that has ...


Crisis-hit Saracens set for relegation - reports

London - English and European champions Saracens face almost certain relegation from the Premiership this season as they are set ...


Russia Touts Arms Across Southeast Asia

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - Russia is rapidly expanding foreign arms deals worldwide, with Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin confirming to the ...


Federer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smog

Melbourne - Roger Federer demanded better communication about air quality at the Australian Open on Saturday after smoke from bushfires ...


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