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Sex slave 'passed around England for a decade'

A victim of modern slavery says she was passed around England for a decade by gangs of men using her ...


SS Great Britain mast replaced in Bristol

A new topmast has been fitted to Isambard Kingdom Brunel's famous steam ship the SS Great Britain, after the old ...


Paddington station: Passengers face major disruption

Rail passengers are facing major disruption after a test train damaged power cables near one of London's busiest stations.Services between ...


Max O'Leary: Bristol City keeper set for league debut after Niki Maenpaa injury

Bristol City goalkeeper Max O'Leary is set to make his English Football League debut at Brentford on Saturday after an ...


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Baby on the way, Prince Harry drops bombshell

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - Prince Harry and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex, are expecting their first child in the spring, ...

EU Leaders Call For New Sanctions Regime Against Cyberattackers

BRUSSELS -- European Union leaders are calling for a new sanctions regime that would slap penalties on those found responsible ...

Fearing EU is Losing Brexit Patience, Britain's May Climbs Down

It had been billed as a "moment of truth" for the tortuous Brexit negotiations that have dragged on for more ...

Armenia's Teflon president

When parliamentarians from Armenia's old guard joined forces in early October to try to block Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan's ability ...

`Danish Kaneria should've confessed spot-fixing role 6 years back`

Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct 18 (ANI): Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) law advisor Tafzeel Rizvi has said that spinner Danish Kaneriya should ...

7 things feeding  Russians insufferable national pride

Russians are often funny in that we realize our own shortcomings, but still take pride in a lot of what ...

Business

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Shareholders back removal of Zuckerberg as Facebook chairman

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Arguing that the Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg had mishandled several high-profile scandals, several public funds ...

Wall Street has quiet day on interest rate concerns

NEW YORK, New York – U.S. sticks dipped on Wednesday, as each of the major indices gave back a small ...

U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase opens Dublin office

DUBLIN, Ireland - Set up in San Francisco in 2012, the leading U.S. digital currency exchange Coinbase has revealed its ...

Ireland and Northern Ireland border a stumbling block for UK

LONDON, UK - British Prime Minister Theresa May was facing off with European leaders on Wednesday in a bid to ...

Financial Supervisory Authority tells bank to get new boss

COPENHAGEN, Denmark - The Danish  Financial Supervisory Authority has rejected Danske Bank's preferred CEO to replace Thomas Borgen who resigned ...

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Putin: ISIS has taken hundreds of people hostage in Syria

MOSCOW, Russia - The Russian President Vladimir Putin has made a revelation related to the ongoing war in Syria, that ...


Gang arrested after parental abductions sweep Australia

CANBERRA, Australia - A two year investigation by Australian Federal Police has netted a gang of four people involved in parental abductions. ...


Rift between Turkey and Saudi Arabia could unravel

The Oct. 2  disappearance  of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul has put a spotlight ...


Bomb explosion at college in Russia-annexed Crimea kills 18

MOSCOW, Russia - A bomb exploded at a college in the Black Sea region of Russian-annexed Crimea on Wednesday, leaving ...


Gunmen shoots scores of students at college in Crimean city

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Up to nineteen people are dead, many of them students, after a student at a college in ...


Khashoggi family and UNHRC want transparent investigation

GENEVA, Switzerland - The UN Human Rights High Commissioner and the family of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi have called for ...


Hotel Review

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 ...