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Vunipola in awkward spotlight ahead of European semis

London - Saracens will hope the focus returns to their rugby when they face Munster in their European Champions Cup ...


Pat Lam returns to coach BaaBaas against England XV

London - Pat Lam will take charge of the Barbarians once more when they return to face an England XV ...


Mum's shock to be charged 68 for Claire's Accessories ear piercing - Leicestershire Live

Parenting reporter Joanna wasn't impressed when she wasn't given cheaper options ...


Line of Duty season five to end with 90-minute final episode - Hull Live

The police drama, which first aired in 2012, has been commissioned for another series, but Jed Mercurio admitted that he ...


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Orchestrated violence in Londonderry, bombs hurled at police

CO. LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police fear a violent Easter weekend in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland, following a major riot in ...

Estonian President Meets With Putin On Rare Visit To Russia

Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid held talks in Moscow with Russian President Vladimir Putin on April 18, the first visit by ...

No hiding place for out-of-form United stars: Solskjaer

Manchester - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has warned his under-achieving Manchester United players there is no "hiding place" for them and ...

UK issues travel advisory on Pakistan, cautions people of violence

London [UK], Apr 19 (ANI): The United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) on Thursday in an advisory to its ...

Woman shot dead in Northern Ireland in 'terrorist incident'

A woman has been shot dead during riots in the city of Londonderry in Northern Ireland and the killing is ...

SA-born Scotland cricketer passes away

Cape Town - South African-born Scotland cricketer Con de Lange has passed away at the age of 38. De Lange's ...

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Trump attempt to send Cuba back to stone age likely to backfire

The Trump administration has declared the most severe new sanctions against Cuba since President John F. Kennedy imposed an economic ...

Wall Street climbs ahead of Easter break

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. shares advanced on Thursday, the final trading day of the week, ahead of the ...

LogMeIn opens new international hub in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - A leading provider of cloud-based connectivity and recognized as one of the world’s 10 largest public Software-as-a-Service ...

Greenback shines as stocks diop acfross Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks finished in negatiove territory across the board on Thursday. The U.S. dollar however was in demand ...

NFL releases schedule for 256-game 2019 season

NEW YORK CITY, New York - The NFL announced its season schedule for 2019 on Wednesday night. The 17-week, 256-game ...

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Orchestrated violence in Londonderry, bombs hurled at police

CO. LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police fear a violent Easter weekend in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland, following a major riot in ...


U.S. sanctions failing to change Iran's behavior, CRS report says

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. sanctions on Iran are having little to no effect, according to a report to Congress by ...


Massive healthcare fraud schemes uncovered in United States

CINCINNATI, Ohio - Thirty one doctors, 7 pharmacists, eight nurse practitioners, and seven other licensed medical professionals, are among 60 ...


Report: Afghan detainees suffering electric-shocks and genitals-abuse

KABUL, Afghanistan - Abuse and torture of political prisoners in jails is still happening, despite government measures to stamp it ...


North Korea tests new "tactical guided weapon"

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea has tested a new "tactical guided weapon," the latest display of Pyongyang's military capabilities, ...


Ex Peru leader attempts to take his own life to avoid arrest

LIMA, Peru - Former President of Peru Alan Garcia who was in a coma in a hospital in the capital ...


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