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Joe Dunne- Bristol Rovers name ex-Cambridge boss assistant manager

Bristol Rovers name former Cambridge and Colchester boss Joe Dunne as their new assistant manager. ...


Benny Howell- Gloucestershire all-rounder extends deal until 2022

Gloucestershire all-rounder Benny Howell signs a new contract until the end of the 2022 season. ...


County Championship- Dent leads Glos to strong position v Glam

An unbeaten 82 from captain Chris Dent steers Gloucestershire to 168-1 against Glamorgan on a rain-hit first day in Bristol. ...


County Championship- Somerset bowl out Essex despite Alastair Cook's 80

Somerset bowl out Essex for 216 on the opening day at Chelmsford, despite a fine 80 from ex-England captain Alastair ...


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Financials weigh on JSE

The JSE opened the week on the backfoot on Monday as it closed weaker mainly on the back of losses ...

Snookered: Ex-world champion Murphy flops in Open golf bid

London - Former snooker world champion Shaun Murphy and ex-international cricketer Sean Ervine failed to make the cut as they ...

Beijing Rules Out Public Discussion of Hong Kong Renditions Protests

Beijing on Monday ruled out any international discussion of recent mass protests of millions of people in Hong Kong against ...

Cautionary tale of tax incentives for cigarette makers from Zambia

Tobacco companies are zeroing in on one of the last global markets still ripe for exploitation: the African continent.Much of ...

Britain Sharpens Tone Towards Iran

Britain appears to be moving closer to U.S. President Donald Trump's position on Iran and hardening its attitude towards Tehran ...

England ready for Norway test after coming through Cameroon battle

Paris - England captain Steph Houghton brushed off concerns about the manner of her team's win over Cameroon at the ...

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Taiwanese carrier takes delivery of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Taiwanese airline EVA Air has taken delivery of the first of its order for twenty ...

Myanmar leader and Asian Development Bank president in talks

BANGKOK, Thailand - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi met with Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao on Sunday ...

Fokker F28 aircraft put under scrutiny to advance safety research

RICHMOND, Virginia - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) has performed a crashworthiness test ...

$72 million housing development in Brooklyn gets underway

NEW YORK, New York - Construction has commenced on the Nevins Street Apartments complex, a $72 million mixed-use affordable and ...

U.S. stocks end rally on geopolitical concerns

NEW YORK, New York - After rallying for much of the week, U.S. stocks fell back on Friday despite some ...

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Chicago federal court covicts pair for support of Islamic State

CHICAGO, Illinois - Two Chicago men are facing decades in jail after being convicted of conspiring to give material support ...


Human rights chief wants detained Venezuelan protesters freed

CARACAS, Venezuela - Speaking at the end of the first-ever official mission to Venezuela by a UN human rights chief, ...


Religious leaders and FBI discuss ways of making churches secure

Seven minutes, 24 seconds.That's how long it took a gunman who opened fire at a Baptist church in rural Sutherland ...


Iranians suffering under sanctions and threat of war

Many are worried about the risk of war between the U.S. and Iran. But the truth is, t ...


Mbeki denies calling for action to be taken against Zindzi Mandela

Former president Thabo Mbeki has denied calling for action to be taken against South African Ambassador to Denmark Zindzi Mandela, ...


Italy Beats Out Sweden to Host 2026 Winter Olympics

The 2026 Winter Olympics will be held in Milan-Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, the International Olympic Committee announced Monday.The Italian delegation rejoiced ...


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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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