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CFB notebook: Houstons Oliver expected to play vs. Memphis

Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver has missed the past four games with a knee injury, but ESPN reported that the ...


Report: UMass dismisses coach Whipple

Massachusetts reportedly is making a head-coaching change. Bruce Feldman of FOX Sports and The Athletic reported that UMass is "moving ...


Report: Houston DT Oliver expected to play vs. Memphis

Houston defensive tackle Ed Oliver has missed the past four games with a knee injury, but ESPN reported that the ...


Texas Hager apologizes for Oklahoma jab

Texas defensive end Breckyn Hager apologized for slamming rival Oklahoma following a postgame interview with reporters. Hager took aim at ...


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Dow plunges over 550 points, turning negative for the year

NEW YORK, U.S. - Extending a pre-Thanksgiving rout, U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday, sparked by disappointing earnings from several ...

Several users globally complain of Facebook, Instagram crash

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Facebook and Instagram users in several parts of the world complained about not being able to access ...

After Bitcoin bloodbath, digital currencies to fall further

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a matter of a week, Bitcoin has lost nearly a third of its value, dropping ...

Asian markets reel after downfall of Nissan chairman

SYDNEY, Australia – Stock indices in Japan fell on Tuesday, dragging the Asian region down with them. Japan is caught ...

Nasdaq leads U.S. markets lower

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. stocks had a wild ride on Monday, falling sharply, recouping some lost ground, and ...

Airport in China's Urumqi to expand in project worth $6 bn

BEIJING, China - Chinese authorities have approved the expansion of one of the country's airports, which is set to serve ...

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US Sanctions Illicit Scheme to Ship Oil to Syria

The United States has imposed sanctions on six people and three entities for their involvement in oil shipments to Syria, ...

Retail Disappointments, Energy Decline Hit Wall Street

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks extended their recent selloff on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a three-week low, as ...

Trump Standing by Saudis Despite Khashoggi Killing

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Tuesday the U.S. is standing by Saudi Arabia even though the president acknowledged Crown ...

Convicted murderer quiet on why he killed wife, daughters

Christopher Watts cried, shook and stared into his lap as a judge told him he would spend the rest of ...

India, Vietnam believe in freedom of navigation: MEA

Hanoi [Vietnam], Nov 20 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Secretary (East) Vijay Thakur Singh on Tuesday said at a ...

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Trump: Saudis say Khashoggi was Muslim Brotherhood member

WASHINGTON DC – Saudi Arabia considers Jamal Khashoggi was an ‘enemy of the state,’ and was a member of the Muslim ...


Suicide bomber strikes Afghan Islamic clerics in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan - In a brazen terror attack targeting Islamic religious scholars in Afghanistan, a suicide bomber blew himself up ...


Guinness Enterprise Centre invests in new network initiative

DUBLIN, Ireland - After being ranked as the world's top business incubator at the UBI Awards this year, Dublin's Guinness ...


HRW issues 'Bed and Breakfast on Stolen Land' report

JERUSALEM - The decision by Airbnb to stop listing properties in unlawful Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank is ...


Federal court temporarily blocks Trump's new asylum ban

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In yet another setback for the Trump administration, its latest asylum ban was temporarily blocked by a ...


Recent Fijian election only a step towards democracy

Former coup leader Josaia Voreqe “Frank” Bainimarama has won re-election in Fiji. But he did so in a country where ...


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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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