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Could Northern Ireland and Scotland secede from UK?

Behind the scenes at Westminster and the teetering fate of the British government lies an even more profound change in ...


Police appeal for information on beating of 13-year old boy

BELFAST, Northern Ireland – In what has been described as a despicable attack, a 13-year old boy has sustained severe injuries ...


Crucial Week for Britain as Brexit Saga Continues

LONDON - Britain's interminable Brexit saga seems ready made for Netflix - and is already putting to shame Nordic noir ...


UK Leader Fights Back Against Critics Amid Brexit Upheaval

LONDON - British Prime Minister Theresa May fought back against critics of her Brexit deal Saturday, telling opponents from within ...


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Garda emergency exercise staged at Dublin City University

DUBLIN, Ireland - In what was described as a shockingly realistic simulation of a terrorist attack, the country's law enforcement ...

Thousands of French protesters block roads over fuel taxes

PARIS, France - Tens of thousands of French protesters took to the streets on Saturday, blocking motorways and roads across ...

Senators sue Trump over appointment of justice chief Whitaker

Three Democratic senators sued on Monday to challenge President Donald Trump's appointment of Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general. Amid ...

3 Democratic US Senators Sue to Block Whitaker Appointment

WASHINGTON - Three U.S. Democratic senators have sued to block President Donald Trump's appointment of acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker, ...

Putin told Pence Russia did not meddle in vote - spokesperson

President Vladimir Putin denied any Russian involvement when US Vice President Mike Pence asked last week about meddling in the ...

Local thugs fueling university tension: DRC police

Kinshasa police said on Monday that trouble-making infiltrators had triggered fresh tension at the city university, three days before the ...

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Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

Dark Web hosting provider hacked, thousands of sites down

BERLIN, Germany - One of the world's largest providers of Dark Web hosting services, Daniel's Hosting, suffered a cyberattack last ...

Fantastic Beasts 2 marks slow start at home, soars globally

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - While delivering an underwhelming performance domestically, the sequel of the movie that left Harry Potter fans thrilled ...

Instagram notifies some users about exposed passwords

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Instagram has sent out notifications to some of its users, informing them that their passwords have accidentally ...

Asian stock markets move higher, although Australia slips

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks on Asian market largely rose on Monday, despite back-and-forth jabs from both China and the United ...

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Three-day Taliban-U.S. meeting ends with no agreement

KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special envoy for Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad met the leaders of the hardline group, Taliban at ...


California search and rescue efforts on even as toll rises

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - The death toll from the blazing wildfires continued to rise in California, even as authorities ramped up ...


Al-Houthi rebels agree to UN request to stop firing missiles

NEW  YORK, New York - A breakthrough agreement has been reached between the warring parties of the Yemen war on ...


Justice at last for victims of Kampuchea

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – It was a historic day for the International Court on Friday and for the people of ...


Russia probe: Trump 'easily' answers Mueller's questions

WASHINGTON, U.S. - The U.S. Justice Department's intense investigation into alleged collusion between the U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and ...


World's two largest economies trade barbs over protectionism

PORT MORESBY - Engaged in an intense trade war for nearly a year now, the world's two largest economies locked ...


Hotel Review

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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