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US Imposes Sanctions on North Korean Hacking Groups

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced sanctions on three North Korean hacking groups it said were involved ...


Boeing sees R43trn China splurge on jets and services

China will need to spend $2.9trn (around R43trn) on new aircraft and ground services over the next two decades, according ...


Medic helps Afghans find mobility and new lives after losing limbs

Fahim was only 11 years old when he first met Alberto Cairo in 1993 at a hospital run by the ...


Equity gauges flat in volatile trading, auto stocks lose further

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices were largely flat during early hours on Wednesday despite positive global ...


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George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

This is what Edward Snowden says it will take for him to return to US

Edward Snowden says he'd like to return to the U.S. - on one condition. That's what the former National Security ...

Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...

Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA - A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan's warring factions to implement last year's peace ...

Iranian, Russian, Turkish Presidents Focus on Unity to End Syrian War

ISTANBUL - The presidents of Turkey, Iran and Russia met in Ankara Monday in the latest trilateral summit to resolve ...

U.S. says Iran to blame for disrupting global oil supply

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has blamed Iran for Saturday's attacks on Saudi Arabia's oil infrastructure ...

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Need a Refresher on the War in Afghanistan? Here Are the Basics

Need a Refresher on the War in Afghanistan? Here Are the Basics The New York Times [Updated January 28, 2019]. ...

Libraries, Gardens, Museums. Oh, and a Clothing Store.

Libraries, Gardens, Museums. Oh, and a Clothing Store. The New York Times Shopping areas in Asia are about the experience, ...

Japans King of Tuna Pays Record $3 Million for Bluefin at New Tokyo Fish Market

Japans King of Tuna Pays Record $3 Million for Bluefin at New Tokyo Fish Market The New York Times The ...

Professor Sings at Indonesia Rally. He Faces 4 Years in Jail for Defaming Army.

Professor Sings at Indonesia Rally. He Faces 4 Years in Jail for Defaming Army. The New York Times Rights groups ...

Explosions Shake Shopping District in Changchun, China

Explosions Shake Shopping District in Changchun, China The New York Times The blasts in an underground parking lot and an ...

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Stocks have mixed day, British pound retreats from 1.2500 level

SYDNEY, Australia - There was little movement on Asian markets on Wednesday .Shares in China closed slightly ahead, which in ...


GM strike is example of how US labour unions are killing manufacturing

Cao Dewang, the Chinese owner of the Ohio car glass factory featured in the documentary film American Factory, said the ...


The S&P 500 should be 13% lower because a recession is coming

Investors are keeping a wary eye on oil after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia crude facilities triggered the largest one-day ...


Wall Street puts on gains as Saudi Aramco reassures markets

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia advised its oil producing capacity should ...


ClickDimensions to serve European customer base from Cork

CORK, Ireland - The marketing technology and services provider for Microsoft Dynamics 365, ClickDimensions, this week opened their new European ...


Chinese shares sink, euro drops to 1.0990

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Japan and Australian rose on Tuesday, however in China they sank.The euro was under pressure, ...


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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 ...