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China Appears to Ease North Korea Sanctions

WASHINGTON - A U.S. congressional commission said Wednesday that China appears to have relaxed enforcement of sanctions on North Korea ...


US Envoy: Fight Against IS in Its Last Syrian Stronghold Nearing End

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration hopes that the U.S.-backed fight against Islamic State in its last foothold in northeastern Syria ...


US Senate's Flake Takes a Stand on Protecting Mueller Probe

WASHINGTON - A lone Republican lawmaker on Wednesday vowed to block judicial nominations in the U.S. Senate until Republican leader ...


After Aborted Mission, NASA Astronaut Confident About December Launch

The American astronaut who will hitch the first ride on a Russian rocket since last month's aborted launch and dramatic ...


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In deal worth $8 billion, SAP agrees to buy Qualtrics

BERLIN, Germany - As part of its strategy to expand into Customer Relationship Management (CRM), the German business software company ...

India has witnessed over 4.36 lakh cyberattacks this year

BENGALURU, India - A report on the state of cybersecurity at Indian companies has revealed that the country has witnessed ...

Alibaba's Singles Day sales record defies market uncertainty

SHENZHEN, China - What started as a non-festive celebration to mock Valentine’s Day in China has become the world’s biggest 24-hour ...

Survey: 63% Irish SMEs fear negative impact from Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Brexit Sentiment Index released by AIB for the third quarter has revealed that a majority of ...

EU publishes draft Brexit deal, holds presser

Brussels [Belgium], Nov 15 (ANI): The European Union (EU) published the draft Brexit deal after the British Cabinet backed the ...

EU Trade Chief Ready to Retaliate If US Imposes Auto Tariffs

WASHINGTON - European Union trade commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom said on Wednesday that the EU has a list of potential retaliation ...

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Uber loss in 3rd quarter 38% worse than 2nd quarter

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Uber has lost almost $1 billion in the third quarter. The loss for the privately-held company ...

Continued weakness in Apple shares drive U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – Stocks in the U.S. continued weaker on Wednesday with financials taking the brunt of the ...

Reports: Jeans pioneer could be going public

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Levi Strauss & Co, which pioneered the making of jeans, may be going public for a ...

Stocks in Asia soggy on Wednesday

SYDNEY, Australia – Continued pressure on oil prices kept stocks in check across Asia on Wednesday. Oil slid 7% on ...

Bausch Health extension to boost jobs from current 1,350

WATERFORD, Ireland - Bausch Health Companies Inc. has announced it will invest to expand contact lens manufacturing capacity at its ...

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Human Rights Watch urges Bangladesh to stop repatriation

NEW YORK, New York – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior UN refugee and human rights officials ...


Chinese-owned cars, properties seized by Oz federal police

SYDNEY, Australia - The Australian Federal Police, at the request of the Chinese government, have seized a large quantity of ...


Liberman quits cabinets, party leaves government

JERUSALEM – Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman resigned on Wednesday. The resignation, which was largely expected, followed the ceasefire agreed ...


White House files defense against CNN lawsuit

CNN - The White House asserts that it can pick and choose which journalists are given a permanent pass to ...


Four-week old baby allegedly assaulted by 25-year old man

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - A 25-year old man appeared in Parramatta Local Court on Wednesday charged with assaulting a four-week old ...


CNN taking Trump, White House to court

ATLANTA, Georgia - CNN has filed a lawsuit against U.S. President Trump and a number of White House officials, in ...


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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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