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Fitzpatrick storms to halfway lead in Sweden

Cape Town - Englishman Matthew Fitzpatrick has taken the halfway stage lead of the Scandinavian Invitation at Hills Golf & ...

Industrialist David Koch, who funded US conservatives, dies

David Koch, the industrialist and libertarian who used his fortune to transform American politics while also donating more than $1bn ...

UN, France raise concern over Amazon wildfires 'crisis'

Salvador, Brazil - Paris and the United Nations called on Thursday for the protection of the fire-plagued Amazon rainforest as ...

How Donald Trump's proposal to buy Greenland really went down in Denmark

From a Danish perspective, US president Donald Trump's proposal to buy Greenland was ridiculous - on so many levels. The ...

Door opens for United on Sancho deal as Guardiola won't seek reunion

Cape Town - Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola reportedly has no interest in bringing Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho back to ...

The Amazon is on fire - here are 5 things you need to know

Record fires are raging in Brazil's Amazon rainforest, with more than 2,500 fires currently burning. They are collectively emitting huge ...

Iran says ready to work on French nuclear deal proposals

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran is prepared to work on French proposals to salvage the international nuclear deal that Tehran signed with ...

Lyles steps into Paris spotlight

Paris - Almost 10 years to the day that Jamaican legend Usain Bolt scorched to a blistering world record of ...

Climate Change Makes Arctic Strategic, Economic Hotspot

TASIILAQ, GREENLAND - From a helicopter, Greenland's brilliant white ice and dark mountains make the desolation seem to go on ...

Molotov-Ribbentrop What? Do Russians Know Of Key World War II Pact?

It's an anniversary few in the Kremlin, or elsewhere in Russia for that matter, are keen to talk about -- ...

Orsmby fires flawless 62 to lead Scandinavian Invitation

Cape Town - Wade Ormsby grabbed the first-round lead at the European Tour's Scandinavian Invitation courtesy of a spectacular 62.The ...

Molotov-Ribbentrop What? Do Russians Know Of Key WWII Pact?

It's an anniversary few in the Kremlin, or elsewhere in Russia for that matter, are keen to talk about -- ...

Watford loan Sweden winger Sema to Udinese

Milan - Watford winger Ken Sema has completed a season-long loan move to Udinese, the Serie A side confirmed on ...

Sundowns, Pirates face daunting African challenges

Johannesburg - South African clubs Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates are among five former CAF Champions League trophy-holders trailing by ...

Solskjaer aims to splash the cash in January

Cape Town - Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to bolster his squad with two new signings when ...

Gender-Based Violence to be Focus of Arms Trade Conference

GENEVA - Efforts to regulate the international export of weapons to lessen gender-based violence will be a focus next week ...

Australian men live the longest: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 22 (ANI): Australian men have the highest life expectancy -- 74.1 years -- as compared to ...

Pompeo Praises Denmark After Trump Cancels State Visit

VOA White House Bureau Chief Steve Herman contributed to this report.U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has expressed his appreciation ...

Iran Unveils Locally Developed Missile-Defense System

Iran has debuted a new, locally built long-range missile system as it continues its defiant stance against the United States ...

Trump slams Danish PM's 'nasty' rejection of Greenland deal

Donald Trump snapped back on Wednesday at the Danish prime minister's "nasty" dismissal of his attempts to purchase Greenland, heightening ...

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After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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