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Shameik Moore Slings Webs as First Biracial Spider-Man in Film

LOS ANGELES - A journal entry penned when Shameik Moore was teenager laid out one of his dreams - to ...


A Chicago Neighborhood Battles Endless Flow of Illegal Guns

CHICAGO - Ke'Shon Newman's daily routine is guided by guns - the hundreds of illegal pistols, revolvers and other firearms ...


Shai Hope stars with 146 as West Indies level series

3:00 AM ET West Indies 256-6 (Hope 146*, Rubel 2-57) beat Bangladesh 255-7 (Shakib 65, Mushfiqur 62, Thomas 3-54) by ...


Shakib, Mushfiqur, Tamim take Bangladesh to 255

Bangladesh 255 for 7 (Shakib 65, Mushfiqur 62, Oshane 3-54) v West Indies Three of Bangladesh's quintet underlined their importance ...


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U.S. China trade tensions could hit Apple sales in China

SHANGHAI, China - Many Chinese companies are pressing their employees to boycott iPhones and Apple products and buy Huawei units ...

Samsung to shutter Tianjin City plant

TIANJIN CITY, China - Samsung Electronics will suspend their operations at one of their mobile phone plants in China. With ...

Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. IPO

NEW YORK, U.S. - China’s largest music-streaming service, Tencent Music Entertainment Group has raised nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. ...

Jack Ma toppled as China's Richest Man from world index

BEIJING, China - With a fortune of $42.5 billion, Evergrande Group owner Xu Jiayin toppled Alibaba's Jack Ma to become ...

Another bug in Google+ affects 52.5 million users

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Two months after announcing its decision to shut down Google+, the Alphabet-owned search engine giant has revealed ...

Online news sites blocked by Bangladesh over security issues

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh blocked dozens of online news sites on Monday, ahead of the country's parliamentary election scheduled for ...

Caribbean

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Interpol issues red corner notice against Choksi: CBI

New Delhi [India], Dec 13 (ANI): On the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) request, Interpol on Thursday issued red corner ...

Former Venezuela Oil Minister Dies in Jail

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Nelson Martinez, the jailed former head of Venezuela's state-run oil giant PDVSA who was arrested last year ...

Congress Moves to Ban Cockfighting in US Territories

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - Congress on Wednesday gave final passage to legislation that would shut down legal cockfights in ...

Russian Nuclear-Capable Bombers Fly Over Caribbean Sea

MOSCOW - The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers were flown over the Caribbean Sea during a ...

Venezuela's Maduro Says US-Linked Assassination Plot Uncovered

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro said Wednesday he's uncovered an assassination plot that leads directly to the ...

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Cohen handed three year prison sentence in Mueller probe

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A Manhattan Federal Court judge sentenced the U.S. President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen to three ...


Warehouse with voting machines in Congo destroyed in blaze

KINSHASA, Congo - A massive blaze engulfed a warehouse in Congo on Thursday, destroyed a large number of machines and ...


Nine killed, dozens injured in Turkey train crash

ANKARA, Turkey - A tragic high-speed train crash near the Turkish capital of Ankara left at least nine people dead ...


Israeli PM says human rights and free press need balancing

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his support behind Saudi Arabia over the Jamal Khashoggi ...


2 trains collide in Ankara and pedestrian overpass collapses

ANKARA, Turkey - Prosecutors have launched an investigation into the cause of the collision between two locomotives on  Thursday which ...


Mass shooting at Brazilian cathedral leaves four dead

CAMPINOS, Brazil - A gunman opened fire in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Campinas, Brazil at the end of mass on ...


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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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