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Queen gives assent for Britain to leave EU

Queen Elizabeth II gave her formal assent on Thursday for Britain to end its decades-long involvement in the European Union ...

A brief history of black names, from Perlie to Latasha

Most people recognize that there are first names given almost exclusively by black Americans to their children, such as Jamal ...

EU Condemns Northwest Syria Offensive

BRUSSELS - The European Union on Thursday condemned renewed fighting around a rebel stronghold in northwest Syria, demanding an end ...

U.S. Congressmen Express Concern Over Georgian Reforms

TBILISI -- Georgia's government has released a letter written by four U.S. Congressmen expressing concerns over the government's failure to ...

Chinese stocks plunge in worst end to Lunar Year on record

Panic coursed through the world's second-largest equity market as investors sold stocks on concern a deadly virus will worsen over ...

Prestige Group welcomes 2020 with a bang

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan 23 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Prestige Group, one of India's largest and most successful developers started 2020 on ...

Rashford confident of early return to help United secure top 4

Cape Town - Marcus Rashford is eyeing a return to action for Manchester United before the end of the season ...

Rodgers eases Vardy injury fears

Leicester - Brendan Rodgers hopes Jamie Vardy will not be sidelined for long after Leicester's leading scorer limped off during ...

Barr Appoints Members of Presidential Law Enforcement Panel

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr on Wednesday named 18 law enforcement officials to a presidential commission that aims to ...

Kem Sokha's Lawyers Submit New Evidence on Third Day of Treason Trial

The third day of the treason trial of Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha kicked off Wednesday with his defense team ...

Rashford targets rapid return to fitness

London - Marcus Rashford is confident he will return to action for Manchester United before the end of the season ...

Trump to Add New Countries to Travel Ban

DAVOS, SWITZERLAND - U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration is preparing to announce the addition of several countries ...

Shipbuilding contracts

Shipbuilding contracts between the MSC Group and the Chantiers de l'AtlantiqueText transcription"We chose France because France has very advanced technology". ...

Cambodia: Opposition Leader's Trial Blocked to Public

(Bangkok) - The Cambodian opposition leader, Kem Sokha, is being denied his right to a public hearing in the fabricated ...

UK parliament holds final votes on Brexit divorce law

British lawmakers on Wednesday began their final round of voting on a landmark piece of legislation that enables Britain to ...

The EU is Launching a Pan-European Consultation on the future

Today, the European Commission set out its ideas for shaping the Conference on the Future of Europe, which should belaunched ...

China Locks Down 11 Million in the Ground Zero City of Wuhan as New Coronavirus Shows Up in U.S.

HONG KONGThe city of 11 million where Chinas deadly coronavirus outbreak originated is now under total quarantine, a massive lockdown ...

Thunberg fires back at Mnunchin after college degree jab

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnunchin said Greta Thunberg can discuss fossil fuel divestment "after she goes and studies economics in college." ...

California governor seeks free surplus federal land to help house homeless

Newsom's request came in a letter on Tuesday to U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson, who rejected ...

What a Landmark LGBTQ Case Reveals About Two Clashing Visions of America

Novelist Marlon James on the Lawrence v. Texas case and what it revealed to him about America and his own ...

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Queen Elizabeth grants Royal Assent to Brexit Bill

LONDON, UK - Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit bill finally became law after receiving royal assent from Queen Elizabeth ...

District of Columbia goes after Trump, files lawsuit

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump's inaugural committee spent more than $1 million to book a ballroom at the ...

Tragic Australian bushfires claim lives of U.S. firefighters

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Flags will be flown at half mast throughout New South Wales in Australia on Friday, following ...

Presidents and royalty attend World Holocaust Forum in Israel

Heads of state and government from dozens of countries arrived in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation ...

Public health emergency decision over new coronavirus still pending

GENEVA, Switzerland (ANI/Sputnik) - The WHO Emergency Committee held a discussion on Wednesday over concerns about the coronavirus outbreak in ...

Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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