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NFL Notebook: Ravens pick QB Jackson over Flacco

Baltimore Ravens rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson will be under center for Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, coach John ...


Diaz reportedly will land Temple job

Manny Diaz, defensive coordinator at Miami (Fla.) is in final negotiations to become the next head coach at Temple, according ...


Henry, Cooper named NFL Players of Week

Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry and Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper were honored by the NFL on Wednesday. ...


Cold wave intensifies in Delhi, air quality remains 'very poor'

New Delhi [India], Dec 12 (ANI): It was a chilly morning in the National Capital on Wednesday with the maximum ...


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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 ...

IMF warns of troubles facing the global economy

LONDON, U.K. - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned of 'storm clouds' building over the world economy, urging governments ...

Australia recommends tougher scrutiny of tech giants

SYDNEY, Australia - In a bid to better scrutinize the role of tech giants that have gained strong market dominance ...

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Gunmen Kidnap Bus Passengers Near Nigeria's Oil Hub

WARRI, NIGERIA - Gunmen kidnapped passengers from a bus near Nigeria's southern oil hub of Port Harcourt, witnesses said Wednesday, ...

Could cryptocurrency leave Abkhazia in the dark

Rampant cryptocurrency mining is threatening the shaky electrical network in the tiny, mostly unrecognized republic of Abkhazia, forcing officials to ...

Two dead at rally for DRC opposition candidate

Two supporters of a Democratic Republic of Congo opposition presidential candidate were killed in clashes with police at a rally ...

Olympic medallist Van der Burgh hangs up his goggles

Cape Town - Olympic medallist Cameron van der Burgh has announced his retirement from competitive swimming on Wednesday. This comes ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on December 12

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Wednesday, December 12, 2018, and picked headlines ...

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Faced with leadership challenge, May to fight for her job

LONDON, U.K. - Conservative lawmakers in the U.K. triggered a leadership challenge against the country's Prime Minister Theresa May on ...


French police continue hunt for Strasbourg shooting suspect

STRASBOURG, France - A day after the shocking shooting at the world renowned Strasbourg Christmas market in France, the manhunt ...


Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...


Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...


Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...


Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...


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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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