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Hurricane Willa threatens Mexico's Pacific coast

A potential catastrophic Hurricane Willa swept toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 230kph on Monday night, threatening a stretch ...


No Blitzboks in the running for top World Rugby Sevens award

Cape Town - World Rugby has revealed the shortlists for the men's and women's Sevens Players of the Year 2018 ...


USA's Adeline in the race for fourth World C'ship gold

Budapest [Hungary], Oct 23 (ANI): After a three-year hiatus, three-time world champion Adeline Gray of United States of America (USA) ...


Jamie Dornan opens up about baby no. 3

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct 23 (ANI): 'Fifty Shades of Grey' star Jamie Dornan is all set to welcome his third ...


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Turkey slams Saudi's murder plot, Trump chides the coverup

WASHINGTON, U.S. - After promising to reveal the "naked truth" about the death of veteran Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi, ...

Bomb sent to George Soros' New York house 'real, not a hoax'

NEW YORK, U.S. - A neatly wrapped package that arrived at the New York State residence of billionaire philanthropist George ...

Turkish PM confirms Khashoggi death was premeditated

ANKARA, Turkey - Turkish Prime Minister Recep Taypip Erdogan did not reveal anything new, but put on the record much ...

Flu hospitalized 900,000 in U.S. in 2017-18 influenza season

In the United States, the 2017-2018 flu season was historically severe . U.S. public health officials estimate that 900,000 Americans ...

U.S. officials confirm Syrian mosques now being targeted

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S.-led coalition has targeted a number of mosques and a religious building in the past week ...

Two deaths after boat carrying migrants sinks

ISTANBUL, Turkey – A boat carrying migrants has sunk in the Aegean Sea, just 50 metres off Turkey’s Mugla coast, ...

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Saudi's crucial annual conference website hacked, defaced

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Amid mounting global pressure to come clean on the circumstances surrounding the death of its veteran ...

Ecuador Will No Longer Intervene With UK for Assange

QUITO, ECUADOR - Ecuador does not plan to intervene with the British government on behalf of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange ...

Arrests of Migrant Families at US-Mexico Border Increase, Data Show

U.S. agents arrested nearly 17,000 members of family units attempting to cross the U.S. border with Mexico in September, a ...

US Still Determined to Pull Out of Key Arms Treaty With Russia

The Trump administration appears determined to pull out of a key 1987 arms control agreement with Russia, in the wake ...

Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico

Thousands of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the US stretched out on rain-soaked sidewalks, benches and public plazas in the ...

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Cavaliers still looking for first win as they host Nets

Various Cleveland Cavaliers were able to cope with their second loss of the season when they made it competitive at ...


Warriors must sweat small stuff versus Wizards

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Washington Wizards are prepared to take a small-ball approach up against a champion that has mastered ...


Hawks newcomer Young makes home debut vs. Mavs, Doncic

Atlanta fans will get their first look at high-scoring rookie Trae Young and their newly refurbished State Farm Arena when ...


No. 19 Oregon wary of upset-minded Wildcats

TUCSON, Ariz. -- No. 19 Oregon, after two emotional games, will have to guard against a letdown when it travels ...


Canadas best: Jets host Leafs

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- It might be a little early, but this week's home-and-home series between the Winnipeg Jets and the ...


Dolphins to start Osweiler vs. familiar foe Texans

The Houston Texans sit atop the AFC South with the Miami Dolphins coming to town on Thursday night with a ...


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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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