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Solihull doctor runs New York Marathon

On Sunday 4th November, Dr Bradley Allen, a local junior doctor working at Solihull Hospital, will run the 26.2-mile-long New ...


Sutton Park rose tribute 'was very touching'

A man who helped a woman to pay tribute to her dead husband says he was so touched by the ...


Birmingham wall collapse death families 'await answers'

Relatives of five African men crushed by a wall in 2016 say they would have answers by now if they ...


Mystery of WWI memorial 'solved' in Birmingham

The mystery of a World War One memorial reportedly found in a skip appears to have been solved.The plaque commemorating ...


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Deadly train accident in Taiwan kills 22, hundreds injured

TAIPEI, Taiwan - In a tragic incident that took place in the city of Taitung in Taiwan on Sunday, a train ...

Polling day violence in Afghanistan kills 67, injuries 126

KABUL, Afghanistan - Despite a threat of violent attacks, thousands of Afghans bravely headed to the polls on Saturday to ...

55 killed in sectarian violence sparked at Nigerian market

KADUNA, Nigeria - A spat that broke out between porters in a Nigerian town sparked violent sectarian clashes between young ...

U.S. to pull out of nuclear with with Russia

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that the United States is withdrawing from its landmark Intermediate-Range ...

Judiciary will have the final say, says Saudi HRC

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia was insisting Saturday that its judiciary has full autonomy in investigating, and potentially prosecting ...

Former prime minister of Netherlands is dead at age 80

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands – The former Dutch Prime Minister Wim Kok, who helped forge the country's famed consensus-based politics and oversaw ...

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NAB admits misconduct, works towards winning back trust

CANBERRA, Australia - Faced with appalling allegations of corruption and greed, bosses at Australia's big four banks were forced to ...

Italy gets rating downgrade from Moodys

NEW YORK, New York – Moody’s has downgraded Italy’s sovereign debt rating once more, taking it a step closer to ...

Argentina records shock September inflation figure of 6.5%

BEUNOS AIRES, Argentina - Shocked by an inflation rate of 6.5% last month, Argentina’s treasury minister was insisting Friday that ...

U.S. stocks finish week on mixed note

NEW YORK, New York - Concerns about trade tariffs and rising U.S. interest rates kept investors on Wall Street cautious ...

JPMorgan to hire 1,000 at its new Silicon Valley campus

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to attract more talent at its California office, JPMorgan Chase & Co announced that ...

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Pak envoy to US skips NAB hearing in Rs 150 mn transaction case

London [England], Oct 22 (ANI): Pakistan ambassador to the United States, Ali Jahangir Siddiqui, skipped appearing before a National Accountability ...


AP Analysis: Saudi Prince Likely to Survive Worst Crisis Yet

DUBAI - The killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul is unlikely to halt Crown ...


Easter Islanders Hope to Swap a Copy for Iconic Statue in UK museum

For 150 years, the British Museum has housed one of the iconic, heavy-browed stone figures that Chile's Easter Island is ...


Prince Harry, Meghan want 'normal' life for their baby

Washington DC, [USA] Oct 22 (ANI): Turns out, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle who are expecting their first baby want ...


Ryanair under fire over racist incident on flight

Ryanair has faced criticism after a video posted online apparently showed the airline's crew failing to take action to remove ...


Jones believes it's "pretty simple" to beat Boks

Cape Town - England head coach Eddie Jones believes it's "pretty simple" to beat the Springboks as the two sides ...


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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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