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Motorist drives the wrong way up M5 Bristol towards police

A driver on the M5 near Bristol drove the wrong way up the motorway towards a police car last night. ...


Kyle Sinckler- Bristol's England prop says he has played at just 20% for Bears

England prop Kyle Sinckler says he is nearly back to his best after overcoming "big changes" since leaving Harlequins for ...


Wigan Athletic 0-0 Bristol Rovers

Wigan's winless sequence extends to 12 matches after playing out a goalless draw at home to fellow strugglers Bristol Rovers. ...


Eight coronavirus deaths confirmed in Bristol region in single day

Across the UK, 608 Covid-related deaths were confirmed today ...


HMP Bristol being 'closely monitored' after coronavirus cases

The prison service said precautionary measures had been taken at the prison ...


Bristol's daily coronavirus cases hit seven-week low as decision on Tier 3 looms

People should find out on Thursday which tier Bristol will enter ...


The night that changed Bristol forever - by the people who were there

Eugene Byrne, with the aid of Post readers who have written in in the past with their memories, looks back ...


Summer beer garden wins all-year alcohol licence despite residents' noise concerns

The owner branded one neighbour's claims about his clientele as "lies" ...


Bristol secondary school closes after 'surge in coronavirus cases'

Thousands of pupils are now isolating across the city ...


Mum who suffered 49 seizures in one day diagnosed with terminal brain tumour

Kylie Bird is now raising money to help her three children once she is gone ...


Police investigate Im A Celeb over fears non-native bugs have escaped into Welsh countryside

There are going to be cockroaches in every nook and cranny along their bodies" ...


United Kingdom

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Far-Right Terrorism Rises as Islamist Terrorism Declines

WASHINGTON - After a 21-year-old white man armed with a semiautomatic rifle entered a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, ...

Maradona Mourned: 'You Were the Greatest of All'

BUENOS AIRES - Diego Maradona, widely regarded as one of the greatest soccer players of all time before drug and ...

Pace, spin likely key in South Africa-England T20 series

Fast bowlers and spinners could play a significant role in a three-match Twenty20 series between South Africa and England, starting ...

Goal-shy Man City ease into Champions League last 16

Manchester City booked their place in the last 16 of the Champions League but there were more concerns for Pep ...

Death of 'eternal' Maradona plunges football world into mourning

Brazilian great Pele led global tributes to Diego Maradona, whose death was announced on Wednesday, saying one day they would ...

FACEIT to launch women-only tourneys on platform

FACEIT is partnering with the British Esports Association's Women in Esports initiative to launch a series of women-only Counter-Strike: Global ...

Business

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U.S. stock markets hit by profit-taking, rising jobless claims

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were on the defensive on Wednesday as profit-takers took advantage of the lofty ...

China designates special status for Irish whiskey and Irish cream

DUBLIN, Ireland - Irish whiskey and Irish cream have been given a boost by their special designation by one of ...

Philippine Department of Energy preparing for low carbon scenario

QUEZON CITY, Philippines, Nov. 25 (PIA) - The Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing for a low carbon scenario as ...

Microsoft to increase Dublin workforce to 2,700

DUBLIN, Ireland - Microsoft Ireland is to create 200 engineering roles to strengthen its existing Dublin-based team of over 600 ...

China's double-digit export growth surprises analysts

SHANGHAI, China - China's double-digit export growth has surprised analysts, lifting hopes for a faster recovery as the COVID-19 crisis ...

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Shattered Iraq once again prepares for elections

As authorities in Iraq continue to operate "in the eye of multiple storms", international support remains essential for resolving ongoing ...


19-year old IAF cadet and flight instructor die in light plane crash

TEL AVIV, Israel - Two Israel Air Force personnel have been killed in a light plane crash in Southern Israel.The ...


White House formally engages in transition to Biden presidency

WASHINGTON, DC - The General Services Administration has ascertained that President-elect Joe Biden is the "apparent winner" of the November ...


Microsoft to increase Dublin workforce to 2,700

DUBLIN, Ireland - Microsoft Ireland is to create 200 engineering roles to strengthen its existing Dublin-based team of over 600 ...


Trump-appointed head of VOA has authority dashed by court judgement

The chief executive overseeing the Voice of America and its sister networks has acted unconstitutionally in investigating what he claimed ...


Nicaraguan passenger truck crashes, killing 17, injuring dozens

MANAGUA, Nicaragua, November 24 (ANI): At least seventeen people died and 25 others sustained injuries in a single-vehicle road collision ...


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 ...