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Lampard expects Abraham to maintain scoring streak

Wolverhampton - Frank Lampard never doubted Tammy Abraham would make an impact in the Premier League but has vowed to ...


Abraham leads the way for five-star Chelsea

Wolverhampton - Tammy Abraham once again demonstrated why Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has placed his faith in the 21-year-old with ...


Beggars seen in Wantage, Wallingford and Thame

POLICE have advised passers-by not to give cash to beggars, after people were seen asking for money in Oxfordshire town ...


Oxford Open Doors 2019 - in pictures

SECRETS of some of Oxford's most beautiful and historic buildings were shared with the public this weekend. ...


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U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

Kremlin calls for de-escalation of tensions in Gulf

MOSCOW, Russia - A spokesman for the Kremlin has cautioned the international community against jumping to conclusions on who may ...

OIC summit condemns Israeli settlements 'colonial' policies

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called on the international community, especially the UN, to ...

US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...

UN-Secretary-General in Bahamas: "I've never seen anything like this"

GRAND BAHAMA, The Bahamas - The UN chief saw for himself the deadly power of Hurricane Dorian on the shattered ...

Hamza bin Laden was killed in Afghanistan/Pakistan region

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden.Despite ...

Business

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US Farmers Hope for US-China Trade Deal as Pork, Soybean Tariffs Ease

ELKHART, IND. - Thomas Titus handles all the challenges of running his sprawling Elkhart, Illinois, farm, but lately, he isn't ...

Traders tread warily on Wall St as oil jumps

NEW YORK, New York - Soaring oil prices undermined stocks trading on Wall Street on Monday, but losses in the ...

Lockheed to concentrate hypersonic programs in northern Alabama

COURTLAND, Alabama - Lockheed Martin is to build a new plant for the assembly, integration and testing of hypersonics programs ...

Bankruptcy court to oversee restructure of Purdue Pharma

STAMFORD, Connecticut - Purdue Pharma has announced it has reached an agreement in principle on a framework for settling the ...

Nikkei 225 moves higher, Asian markets elsewhere flat

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan rose on Monday, while in China and Australia the equity markets were flat.Oil prices ...

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Boks, All Blacks: Their neutral-soil duels revisited

Cape Town - A skimpy 3.06 percent that is how many Tests between the Springboks and All Blacks have been ...


Human rights concerns over plans for no-deal Brexit

LONDON, UK - The UK government has been forced by Parliament to make public its contingency plans in the event ...


Explainer: what happens when magnetic north and true north align?

At some point in recent weeks, a once-in-a-lifetime event happened for people at Greenwich in the United Kingdom.Magnetic compasses at ...


Global Nuclear Threat 'Highest Since Cuban Missile Crisis'

LONDON - World leaders meeting at the United Nations General Assembly, which begins Tuesday in New York, must make nuclear ...


Nigeria seizes properties of FA chiefs in fresh graft probe

Abuja - Nigerian authorities on Monday seized a dozen properties from senior officials of Nigeria's top football body, including its ...


Lampard trusts young guns for Chelsea Champions League bid

London - Frank Lampard said Chelsea's transfer embargo did not force his hand to play young forward Tammy Abraham, who ...


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