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US man shoots and kills three teens in front lawn encounter

Washington, Sept 18, 2019 (AFP) -A man shot and killed three teenagers on his front lawn in the southern US ...


Bermuda Battens Down for Category 3 Hurricane Humberto

MIAMI, FLORIDA - Bermuda's government called up troops and urged people on the British Atlantic island to make final preparations ...


Hurricane Dorian was also a catastrophe for the Bahamas' unique birds

Hurricane Dorian was the second most powerful Atlantic hurricane on record and the fifth to reach the highest hurricane category ...


Chinese Prime Minister Visits Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with Chinese State Council Premier Li Keqiang during his three-day trip to Russia.The South ...


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Proponents of war causing carnage on unprecedented scale

Proponents of war the world over are causing carnage on an unprecedented scale with most of the casualties being civilians.War ...

Killing fields murders still have law enforcement agencies baffled

Decades Later, Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Murders of Four Women The women seemingly had little in common. One ...

Pretoria mall evacuated after bomb threat

PRETORIA, South Africa - Brooklyn police say they have arrested a man for making a bomb threat at the Menlyn ...

George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

This is what Edward Snowden says it will take for him to return to US

Edward Snowden says he'd like to return to the U.S. - on one condition. That's what the former National Security ...

Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...

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Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

Uyghur Brothers Perish While Detained in Xinjiang

A pair of Uyghur brothers who had both been held in the same internment camp in Kashgar (in Chinese, Kashi) ...

Orlando Stadium to host MTN 8 final

Cape Town - The 2019/20 MTN 8 final will be held at Orlando Stadium in Soweto.The news was announced by ...

US man shoots and kills three teens in front lawn encounter

Washington, Sept 18, 2019 (AFP) -A man shot and killed three teenagers on his front lawn in the southern US ...

Video games can bring history back to life

It is one thing to learn about history in a classroom. But as any visitor to a living museum or ...

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U.S. lowers interest rates, stocks largely unmoved

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Reserve cut rates on Wednesday but signalled no further rate reductions. The ...


$1.6 trillion in bonds issued in emerging East Asia in 2nd quarter

MANILA, Philippines - Emerging East Asia's local currency bond market expanded steadily in the second quarter of 2019 despite downside ...


Stocks have mixed day, British pound retreats from 1.2500 level

SYDNEY, Australia - There was little movement on Asian markets on Wednesday .Shares in China closed slightly ahead, which in ...


GM strike is example of how US labour unions are killing manufacturing

Cao Dewang, the Chinese owner of the Ohio car glass factory featured in the documentary film American Factory, said the ...


The S&P 500 should be 13% lower because a recession is coming

Investors are keeping a wary eye on oil after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia crude facilities triggered the largest one-day ...


Wall Street puts on gains as Saudi Aramco reassures markets

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia advised its oil producing capacity should ...


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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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