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YouTube to blame for those who believe Earth is flat: Researcher

California [USA], February 18 (ANI): Scientists spent quite a lot of time into making the world believe that the Earth ...


Protesters demand murder charge against cop involved in Pecan Park drug bust

A cadre of roughly two dozen activists gathered Monday outside Houston police headquarters demand murder charges against the narcotics agent ...


Southern Baptist president to call for repentance, training videos amid sexual abuse crisis

"We must repent of appealing to autonomy as a cover up for lack of accountability. We believe in autonomous churches, ...


Camper blocks Eastex Freeway northbound main lanes

The camper fell off a truck around 12:15 p.m. in the northbound main lanes near Crosstimbers. ...


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Saudi crown prince kicks off Asian tour with $20b kicker for Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Saudi Arabia has agreed to invest an intial $20 billion in Pakistan, and plans to invest much ...

Greenback takes a hit in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - The U.S. dollar fell sharply against all the major currencies in Asia on Monday. The euro regained ...

Turkey moves to ease tightening credit environment

ANKARA, Turkey - The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey has lowered reserve requirement ratios to improve liquidity in ...

Trump gets briefing on trade negotiations at Palm Beach retreat

PALM BEACH, Florida - U.S. President Donald Trump has been briefed on current discussions on trade, underway between the U.S., ...

flybmi goes into administration, customers left stranded

LONDON, UK - The UK has been rocked by the apparent failure of 32-year old regional airline flybmi which ceased ...

60 representatives from across Australia to attend bushfires forum

KATOOMBA, Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia - Bushfires and climate change will be the main topics at a national forum to ...

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Saudi Crown Prince arrives in India today

New Delhi [India] Feb 19 (ANI): Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad-bin Salman will arrive in New Delhi on Tuesday on his ...

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on February 18

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Monday, February 18, 2019, and picked headlines ...

Markets continue to slide, Sensex slips 190 points in early trading

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 18 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices opened with a flat note on Monday but slipped into the ...

EU must make more efforts to save nuclear deal, says Iran

Munich [Germany], Feb 18 (ANI): Iran on Sunday called on the European Union (EU) to do more to keep the ...

Saudi Arabia ink agreements worth $20 bn with Pak

Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb 18 (ANI): Saudi Arabia on Sunday signed eight agreements amounting up to USD 20 billion agreement to ...

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Days after Warsaw forum, Israel accused of 'theft' by Arab League

CAIRO, Egypt - Just days after foreign ministers from Arab nations sat down with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in ...


Jeremy Corbyn disappointed with 7 breakaways

LONDON, UK - Seven Labour Party MPs have resigned from the party to form their own group with shared policies, ...


Civilians blocked from leaving as ISIS makes last ditch stand

Diehard jihadists have blocked roads out of the last scrap of their Islamic State group "caliphate" in Syria, US-backed forces ...


Rape and other sexual assaults rampant in South Sudan, says UN agency

Sexual violence in South Sudan has been rampant, prompting a call from the UN human rights office, OHCHR, for urgent ...


Pipe bomb explodes at home in Craigavon, second device found

CO. ARMAGH, Northern Ireland - An explosion at a house in Craigavon, Co. Armagh, in Northern Ireland on Saturday night ...


Theresa May lines up another meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker

LONDON UK - British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker this week, ...


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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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