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New BBQ restaurant opens on State Street in Bristol - WCYB

New BBQ restaurant opens on State Street in Bristol WCYB A new restaurant is up and running in downtown Bristol ...


County Championship- Hampshire's Vince & Abbott star as Somerset face tough chase

James Vince hits a brilliant unbeaten century to ensure title hopefuls Somerset will face a tough chase to beat Hamsphire. ...


Banksy-painted 'Turbozone Truck' fails to sell at auction

The 17-tonne lorry had a guide price of up to 1.5m and auctioneers are considering offers for it. ...


County Championship- Gloucestershire close to key win in promotion chase

Gloucestershire are set for a tense finish as they bid to beat Worcestershire and boost their growing promotion hopes. ...


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Boks, All Blacks: Their neutral-soil duels revisited

Cape Town - A skimpy 3.06 percent that is how many Tests between the Springboks and All Blacks have been ...

British Airways pilots call off strike planned for Sept 27

London [Britain], Sept 19 (ANI): British Airways pilots have called off a strike planned for September 27 over a dispute ...

UN Says Deal Reached on Committee for New Syria Constitution

UNITED NATIONS - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced Wednesday that a long-sought agreement has been reached on the composition ...

US Federal Reserve Cuts Key Rate for 2nd Time This Year

WASHINGTON - A sharply divided Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate Wednesday for a second time this year while ...

Tottenham held by Olympiakos after blowing two-goal lead

Piraeus - Tottenham failed to get off to a winning start in the Champions League as last season's finalists let ...

As e-cigarettes take heat, Europe takes wait-and-see approach

Europe appears to have been spared an outbreak of the mysterious vaping-induced illnesses that have claimed seven lives in the ...

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U.S. lowers interest rates, stocks largely unmoved

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Reserve cut rates on Wednesday but signalled no further rate reductions. The ...

$1.6 trillion in bonds issued in emerging East Asia in 2nd quarter

MANILA, Philippines - Emerging East Asia's local currency bond market expanded steadily in the second quarter of 2019 despite downside ...

Stocks have mixed day, British pound retreats from 1.2500 level

SYDNEY, Australia - There was little movement on Asian markets on Wednesday .Shares in China closed slightly ahead, which in ...

GM strike is example of how US labour unions are killing manufacturing

Cao Dewang, the Chinese owner of the Ohio car glass factory featured in the documentary film American Factory, said the ...

The S&P 500 should be 13% lower because a recession is coming

Investors are keeping a wary eye on oil after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia crude facilities triggered the largest one-day ...

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Proponents of war causing carnage on unprecedented scale

Proponents of war the world over are causing carnage on an unprecedented scale with most of the casualties being civilians.War ...


Killing fields murders still have law enforcement agencies baffled

Decades Later, Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Murders of Four Women The women seemingly had little in common. One ...


Pretoria mall evacuated after bomb threat

PRETORIA, South Africa - Brooklyn police say they have arrested a man for making a bomb threat at the Menlyn ...


George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...


This is what Edward Snowden says it will take for him to return to US

Edward Snowden says he'd like to return to the U.S. - on one condition. That's what the former National Security ...


Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...


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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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