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3000-Year-Old Skeleton Unearthed in Iran's North

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iranian archaeologists have discovered skeletal human remains near a petrol station in the countrys northern Gilan Province. - ...


MLB Rumors: Mookie Betts, Red Sox Agree To Huge Salary For 2019 Season | Boston Red Sox | NESN.com

Mookie Betts and the Boston Red Sox avoided arbitration Friday. Bettshas agreed to a $20 million salary for the 2019... ...


Watch Play That Reportedly Led To Jaylen Brown-Marcus Morris Dustup | Boston Celtics | NESN.com

The Boston Celtics might have a Jaylen Brown problem. As youve probably seen by now, Brown was shoved by Celtics... ...


Bruins Focus: Canadiens, Blues Await As Bostons All-Star Bye Week Looms | Boston Bruins | NESN.com

The Boston Bruins look to continue their winning ways of 2019 with a four-game week that includes matchups against their... ...


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Kenya suffers deadly Al Shabaab attack: Seven killed

NAIROBI, Kenya - The Al Qaeda-linked Somali militant group, Al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack at a luxury ...

After defying U.S. warnings, Iran's bold satellite launch fails

TEHRAN, Iran - Merely days after receiving a warning from authorities in Washington, against undertaking planned launches, Iran has announced ...

Up to 80% of youth in U.S. detention centers re-offend in 3 years

Children under 12 will no longer be treated as criminals in the state of California when they break the law, ...

Black box from Lion Air flight that crashed off Jakarta recovered

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Months after the tragic Lion Air flight crash, that left 189 people dead on October 29, 2018, ...

Personal data of over 202 million Chinese users exposed online

BEIJING, China - A database containing the personal data of over 202 million Chinese citizens was exposed online in what ...

WhatsApp testing new feature requiring fingerprint authentication

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a bid to protect user conversations further, the popular messaging app WhatsApp has reportedly been working ...

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800,000 Federal workers in U.S. caught in middle of political dispute

President Donald Trump wants US$5.7 billion to  fund a border wall  to keep out undocumented immigrants and “criminals.” Democrats in ...

China's Belt And Road Initiative Faces Obstacles in 2019

China is confronting multiple setbacks, flaws, and failures in President Xi Jinpings ambitious overseas infrastructure projectthe Belt and Road Initiative. ...

Does Deadpool Promote Nazism Russian Censors Think So

Deadpool Max, a comic-book installment of the superhero saga that stormed the U.S. box office, includes a chapter about the ...

Top Trump Senate Ally Urges President to Reopen Shutdown Government

U.S. President Donald Trump is standing by his demand for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, as Democrats refuse to ...

Excerpts from recent South Dakota editorials | Charlotte Observer

Excerpts from recent South Dakota editorials Charlotte Observer Rapid City Journal, Jan. 10. Noem's speech had little for the Black ...

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China signals more stimulus as economic slowdown worsens

BEIJING, China- China will strive to have a strong start to the economy in the first quarter as it tells ...


Despite Trump tariffs, trade deficit with China now highest on record

BEIJING, China - The introduction of trade tariffs on Chinese-manufactured goods by the Trump administration has done little to address ...


Asian stock markets on the boil as confidence returns

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose on Tuesday as investors bet the Chinese government would inject some stimulus into ...


Newmont Mining to buy Goldcorp in deal worth $10 billion

COLORADO, U.S. - In what has become the second high-profile merger in the mining industry in less than 12 months, ...


Indonesia unveils new tax rules for eCommerce firms, sellers

JAKARTA, Indonesia - With the number of smartphone users surging in Indonesia and the country's middle-class income recording a rise, ...


Wall Street opens week with moderates losses

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks closed lower on Monday, although the selling was well contained. A sharp drop ...


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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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