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Bodies of 3 top mountaineers found in Canada

Montreal - The bodies of three world-renowned professional mountaineers - two Austrians and an American - were found on Sunday ...


Pound looks placid in Brexit break before Parliament meets again

Investor sentiment on the pound is improving after a delay to Brexit, though the return of lawmakers next week may ...


Panel to Review How FAA Approved Boeing 737 Max System

CHICAGO - A global team of experts next week will begin reviewing how the Boeing 737 Maxs flight control system ...


Good Friday Processions Become Protests in Nicaragua

MANAGUA, NICARAGUA - Good Friday religious processions in Nicaraguas capital took on a political tone as people seized an opportunity ...


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Huge bomb found near Sri Lankan airport

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - Twenty four people have been arrested in connection with the wave of terrorist attacks that swept ...

UN "strongly condemns horrific attacks" in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - With the death toll climbing to at least 290, and with five hundred people wounded, many  ...

Multiple attacks in Sri Lanka leave scores dead and hundreds injured

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka - A wave of terrorist attacks have swept across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing scores of ...

Blue Helmet dies as roadside bomb hits UN peacekeeping convoy in Mali

BAMAKO, Mali - An improvised roadside mine has exploded hitting a UN peacekeeping convoy in the west African nation of ...

13 dead in mass shooting at family party in Mexican state of Veracruz

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexican police are leaving no stone unturned in the search for gunmen who mass murdered more ...

Doctor on frontline of Ebola crisis shot dead in Good Friday attack

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo - A doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak for WHO, the World Health Organization, was ...

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Zelenskiy Wins Landslide Victory In Ukraine's Presidential Poll

KYIV -- With vote counting coming to an end in Ukraine's presidential election, television comic and political newcomer Volodymyr Zelenskiy ...

US Ends Sanctions Waivers for Iranian Oil Importers

WASHINGTON - The United States on Monday ended its sanctions waivers for five countries importing Iranian oil, hoping to put ...

A Partial To Do List For Ukraine's President-Elect

Ukraine's presidential election -- and all the drama, mudslinging, and accusations between Petro Poroshenko and Volodymyr Zelenskiy that went with ...

North Korea's Strategy: Slam Everyone but Trump

SEOUL - North Korea has directed a wave of criticism at top White House officials, as talks with the United ...

US to Announce End of Sanctions Waivers for Iran Oil Imports

The United States is to announce that all importers of Iranian oil will have to end their imports shortly or ...

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Good to be CWC underdogs, says Sarfraz

Lahore - Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed said on Monday that being underdogs in next month's Cricket World Cup eases the ...


Hyderabad to host IPL 2019 final

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 22 (ANI): Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad will host the final of the 12th edition ...


Takeaways from Afghanistan's World Cup squad

New Delhi [India], Apr 22 (ANI): Afghanistan Cricket Board named its 15-man squad for the ICC Men's World Cup. The ...


Davies sets top 4 target for Spurs

London - Ben Davie s has challenged to Tottenham to win their last four Premier League games as they aim ...


Khan and Nabi spearhead Naib-led Afghanistan World Cup squad

Kabul - Spin sensation Rashid Khan and all-rounder Mohammad Nabi will spearhead Afghanistan's assault on the World Cup after a ...


Johnson remains No 1 despite Heritage collapse

Paris - Dustin Johnson maintained his position as the world number one on Monday despite collapsing out of contention 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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