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Ireland to host Windies, Bangladesh for tri-series

Dubai [UAE], Mar 22 (ANI): West Indies and Bangladesh will travel to Ireland for a one-day international tri-series, beginning May ...


Court orders forfeiture of Dominican vessels held in Jamaican waters

Court orders forfeiture of Dominican vessels held in Jamaican waters Jamaica Gleaner Senior Parish Court judge Vaughn Smith has ordered ...


Super League: Huddersfield Giants ease to seven-try 42-8 win over Hull Kingston Rovers

Kruise Leeming scores two of Huddersfield's seven tries as they beat Hull Kingston Rovers at the John Smith's Stadium. ...


Man charged over Kingston High arson - Tasmania Police

Detectives have charged an 18 year old Kingston man with arson, following a structure fire at Kingston High School on ...


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U.S. Navy: multi-billion dollar order for Boeing Super Hornet fighters

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing a $4 billion multi-year contract modification to build 78 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fighters, according ...

Dassault Systèmes expands hub in Ireland

CORK CITY, Ireland - French and Irish business leaders, politicians and diplomats got together this week for the opening of ...

Venezuelan government-owned BANDES bank banned by U.S. treasury

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. treasury has imposed sanctions on the government-owned and controlled Venzuelan bank, Banco de Desarrollo Economico ...

U.S. stocks get slammed, Nasdaq loses 2.50%

NEW YORK, New York - Equity markets tumbled, bond markets rose, and the U.S. was bought up against the euro, ...

Stocks in Asia fail to set any records on Friday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia drifted on Friday, in a lacklustre close to the week. The Australian All Ordinaries ...

UK gets extension for withdrawal from European Union

BRUSSELS, Belgium - Britain has received a two week extension to its Brexit deadline, however this could become 10 weeks ...

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Venezuelan government-owned BANDES bank banned by U.S. treasury

WASHINGTON DC - The U.S. treasury has imposed sanctions on the government-owned and controlled Venzuelan bank, Banco de Desarrollo Economico ...

Ramsey absence "a blow" admits Giggs

London - Wales manager Ryan Gigg s said the absence of injured midfielder Aaron Ramsey from his country's opening Euro ...

INSIDE LABOUR: Democratic lessons to be learned

As we coast uncomfortably towards the May 8 election, accompanied by rolling blackouts and with commissions delving ever deeper into ...

Defending champ Casey shares halfway Valspar lead

Miami - Defending champion Paul Casey fired a five-under par 66 to grab a share of the 36-hole lead alongside ...

Could Venezuela Crisis End Hezbollah's Presence There

As the political and humanitarian tumult in Venezuela unfolds, analysts say illicit activities by Lebanese militant group Hezbollah in the ...

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Mueller report handed over on Friday

WASHINGTON DC - For months across the United States, lawmakers, activists, journalists, average Americans, and most of all, President Donald ...


Trump tightens screws on Venezuelan president Maduro

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has lashed out again at Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, while the U.S. treasury ...


War in Afghanistan claims lives of 2 U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in war-torn Afghanistan during an operation, an official statement said Friday. ...


11 arrests in Greater Belfast over alleged paramilitary activities

BELFAST, Northern Ireland - A significant search and arrest operation against the criminal activities of the East Belfast Ulster Volunteer ...


Netanyahu praises Trump for Golan Heights recognition

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday the United States is recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, ...


Two thirds of those who died in Mosul ferry disaster were women

MOSUL, Iraq - Nearly 100 people, mostly women and children, have drowned after a ferry packed with families celebrating Kurdish ...


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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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