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Nadal eager to play Davis Cup, says Spain captain Bruguera

Madrid - Spain captain Sergi Bruguera said on Sunday that Rafael Nadal is "doing well" and wants to play at ...


Pressure Mounts on Boris Johnson to Release Russian Meddling Report

LONDON - A senior official from Britain's main opposition Labour Party says that leaks from a parliamentary report on Russian ...


Saudi Aramco to Sell 1.5% Stake, Raise up to $25.6 Billion

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil giant Aramco announced Sunday it will sell a 1.5% stake in ...


Belarus Vote Held Amid Apathy And Growing Pressure From Russia

MINSK -- Belarusians voted in parliamentary elections with little question that candidates loyal to President Alyaksandr Lukashenka would dominate despite ...


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New chapter for iRadio, to extend service for another 10 years

DUBLIN, Ireland - iRadio this week signed on for another ten years.iRadio was launched just prior to the 2008/9 Global ...

German Greens Party urges sanctions against Turkey

PanARMENIAN.Net - The German Greens Party has demanded sanctions against NATO partner Turkey because of its invasion of Northern and ...

SA's junk spiral may deepen as S&P likely to cut outlook

South Africa could move deeper into junk territory as the nation looks set to lose the only stable outlook on ...

Ronaldo scores 99th Portugal goal as holders seal Euro 2020 spot

Luxembourg - Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 99th international goal as reigning champions Portugal secured their place at the Euro 2020 ...

Ronaldo admits he is not '100%'

Lisbon - Cristiano Ronaldo admitted on Sunday that he is not at "100 percent" after reacting angrily to twice being ...

Ruthless England annihilate Kosovo

Pristina - Gareth Southgate believes England still have room for improvement despite the "ruthless" 4-0 rout of Kosovo on Sunday ...

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Saudi oil giant set to become richest company on earth

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - What is being billed in the Saudi kingdom as the "Sale of the Century" - the ...

Stocks mostly rise in Asian session, U.S. dollar slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia Pacific mostly rose on Monday after a surprise move by China to trim a ...

More than five million electric-powered cars on global roads

There are now more than five million electric-powered motor vehicles worldwide, according to a report by the International Energy Agency.The ...

Amazon claims political influence in awarding of $10 billion contract

SEATTLE, Washington - Amazon is to appeal a $10 billion contract awarded by the U.S. Department of Defense to Microsoft. ...

Equinix opens 16th data centre in Australia

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Equinix has opened a new data centre in the heart of Sydney, Australia, costing $160 million.The ...

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FBI indictment of Epstein did not extend to British prince accusations

WASHINGTON, DC - Charges leveled by the FBI against Jeffrey Epsten filed before his suicide did not extend to claims ...


Israeli army cops flak after blinding journalist in one eye

The International Federation of Journalists, the global advocacy group founded in1926, slammed the Israeli army for the shooting of a ...


Rohingya refugees get backing of international court

Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) have authorized an investigation into alleged crimes against humanity, namely deportation, which have ...


Turkey says PKK/YPG 'terrorists' carried out al-Bab attack

AL-BAB, Syria - The Turkish Defence Ministry has confirmed that at least 18 civilians were killed and twenty-seven injured in ...


Congress probing Trump tax law being exploited by the wealthy

Billionaires Keep Benefiting From a Tax Break to Help the Poor. Now, Congress Wants to Investigate.ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning ...


Guterres appeals to Bolivians to refrain from violence

UN Secretary-General Antnio Guterres is sending a personal envoy to Bolivia in the wake of the departure of former president, ...


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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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