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Rare collection of Stan Lee Marvel comics to be sold by Lichfield auction house Lichfield Live

A rare collection of Marvel comics are being auctioned off in Lichfield. ...


Artist reveals why he chose empty Lichfield house as canvas for creation Lichfield Live

The creator of a Banksy-style artwork in Lichfield says he was keen to make a statement about homelessness. ...


Housing developer agrees to sponsor new gallery space in Lichfield Lichfield Live

A new art and photograph gallery space in Lichfield has been sponsored by a housing developer. ...


In pictures: Chasetown FC v Ramsbottom United Lichfield Live

A late equaliser spared Chasetown FC's blushes in their 2-2 draw with Ramsbottom United - Pamela Mullins captured the match ...


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Police in Netherlands launch manhunt for tram shooter

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands - Three people were killed, while several others were injured during a shooting inside a tram in the Dutch ...

Livestream in Christchurch goes beyond 'theatre of terror'

The shocking mass-shooting in Christchurch on Friday is notable for using livestreaming video technology to broadcast horrific first-person footage of ...

U.S. president weighs into John McCain again, despite his death

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on former Senator John McCain, months after the senator ...

Major flooding and deaths in Mozambique and Malawi following cyclone

GENEVA, Switzerland - A major aid operation is underway in Mozambique and Malawi to help victims of Tropical Cyclone Idai, ...

50 now confirmed dead in Christchurch shootings

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand - As the gloom continues over New Zelaand on Sunday, and the world grieves for those who ...

Pakistan soldiers shoot down unmanned spy plane from India

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - The Pakistan military says it has shot down an Indian spy drone inside its territory aongside the ...

Business

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700 U.S. companies now have offices in Ireland

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (KPIX 5) – The luck of the Irish is only one of the factors attracting many Silicon ...

Export markets in Japan declined last month

TOKYO, Japan - Falling exports threaten the Japanese economy, particularly at a time when Chinese exports too are in a ...

Plenty of demand for stocks in Asian markets Monday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia forged ahead on Monday in a positive start to the week. The Nikkei 225 ...

Two biggest banks in Germany could be merging

FRANKFURT, Germany - Deutsche Bank on Sunday confirmed reports first published in The Wall Street Journal, and by Reuters, that ...

Boeing confirms it is revising pilot training for 737 Max planes

CHICAGO, Illinois - Boeing said Sunday it is finalizing updates to its software in the Boeing 737 Max 8 plane, ...

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Investments and jobs being diverted from UK to Ireland

NEW YORK, New York - At least seventy new projects have been approved for investment in Ireland as a direct ...


London court issues arrest warrant against Nirav Modi

London/New Delhi [United Kingdom/India], Mar 18 (ANI): In a major development, a London court on Monday issued an arrest warrant ...


Wales up to 2nd on World Rugby rankings

Cape Town - Wales are up to second place in the official World Rugby Rankings - for the first time ...


NZ PM Ardern confirms gun law reform following Christchurch shooting

Wellington [New Zealand], March 18 (ANI): In the wake of the Christchurch shooting, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has ...


Ehsan Mani hopeful of hosting all PSL matches in Pakistan

London [UK], Mar 18 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani is hopeful that all the matches of next ...


No complacency on World Cup security - ICC chief Richardson

Karachi - The deadly New Zealand shootings which Bangladesh cricketers narrowly avoided means security will remain an "absolute priority" going ...


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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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