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How US States Are Richer Than Some Foreign Nations

The United States is an economic powerhouse. As the largest economy in the world, the U.S. produced $20.5 trillion worth ...


Residents Fret About Chemical Plant Fire, Despite Assurances

HOUSTON - Kristin Crump and her two kids put damp cloths over their mouths Thursday for the short walk from ...


Venezuelan Agents Arrest Guaido's Top Aide

Venezuelan opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido says intelligence agents working for President Nicolas Maduro have arrested his ...


US Democrats Hail New Zealand's Move on Banning Assault Weapons

WASHINGTON - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's quick action to ban assault rifles after a horrific mass shooting prompted ...


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Solution for exploding amount of data world generating each day

Researchers from Microsoft and the University of Washington have demonstrated the first fully automated system to store and retrieve data ...

Ireland stays firm despite frustrations over Brexit

CO. WEXFORD, Ireland - Irish premier Leo Varadkar said Saturday that Brexit will define the UK for the next generation. ...

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

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

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, ...

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Credentials of 14 Venezuelan diplomats revoked by Panama

Panama City [Panama], Mar 24 (ANI): Panama, on Saturday (local time), revoked the credentials of 14 Venezuelan diplomats who were ...

ED set to start questoning separatist leaders in terror funding case

New Delhi (India) Mar 23 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is set to begin questioning in the terror funding case ...

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 ...

ED gets court's nod to send LRs to 21 countries in bank fraud case

New Delhi (India) Mar 23 (ANI): The Patiala House Court on Saturday granted permission to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to ...

Plant scraps key component in making cheap, sustainable jet fuel

Washington D.C. [USA] Mar 23 (ANI): Researchers in China have found a way to convert plant waste from agriculture and ...

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Frustrations over Brexit spill over into London streets

LONDON, UK - Hundreds of thousands of people demanding another referendum on leaving the European Union have marched in central ...


Children taking heat from Gaza protests

GAZA - Rami Dababish was trying to help the wounded when he found himself facing a thick cloud of tear ...


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 ...


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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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