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Infants not allowed: UK MP told not to return with nursing baby

LONDON, England: After being notified that she cannot be seated in the UK Parliament with her three month-old son, Member ...


As talks stall, French fishermen threaten to block delivery of fish

PARIS, France: In protesting the UK's refusal to grant more licenses to fish in British waters, French fishermen said this ...


Common hypertension drug doesn't slowdown progression of advanced Alzheimer's: Study

Bristol [UK], November 30 (ANI): According to new research by the University of Bristol the drug losartan, normally used to ...


Ex-Chelsea and England star Cole apologizes for Holocaust reference

Former Chelsea forward Carlton Cole has apologized after he said that West Ham risked a 'Holocaust' if they didn't pick ...


Woman's 'mum guilt' over rising costs leading to Christmas money struggles.

Michelle has three children with additional needs and her husband was made redundant last year. ...


Josh Davey- Somerset and Scotland seam bowler extends his contract with county

Scotland seam bowler Josh Davey extends his contract with Somerset until the end of the 2024 season. ...


Floating waste collection boat launched in Bath

A new service by the Canal and River Trust is launched to tackle fly-tipping on the canals. ...


Joey Barton trial- Daniel Stendel says rival attacked him

A court hears the ex-footballer launched a post-match tunnel attack against an opposing manager. ...


Jacob Rees-Mogg investigated by standards watchdog

The Commons leader denies breaking the rules over 6m in loans from one of his own companies. ...


Clevedon crash- Man dies and five hurt in three-vehicle smash

The man, aged in his 70s, was killed in the crash in Clevedon, near Bristol, on Tuesday afternoon. ...


Covid-19- Yate hospital workers facing increase in abuse

Hospital workers are facing pressure as wait times and Covid-19 patients increase. ...


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UK man receives 3D printed eyeball, appearance identical to good eye

LONDON, England: A British man made medical history last week when he received a 3D-printed eyeball."This new eye looks fantastic, ...

Infants not allowed: UK MP told not to return with nursing baby

LONDON, England: After being notified that she cannot be seated in the UK Parliament with her three month-old son, Member ...

As talks stall, French fishermen threaten to block delivery of fish

PARIS, France: In protesting the UK's refusal to grant more licenses to fish in British waters, French fishermen said this ...

Taliban's intense control of arms prompts weapons black market to go underground

Kabul [Afghanistan] December 2 (ANI): As the Taliban consolidates power, the regime is working intently to ensure that the arms ...

Buccaneers face Falcons while pushing for NFC's top seed

The calendar has flipped to December, which means one thing to Leonard Fournette and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. "We know ...

Why China's Uyghurs are back in the headlines

After months of silence, the Western media have refocused their attention on the Uyghurs of China's Xinjiang region. The agenda ...

Business

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New electric car factory in Beijing targets 300,000 cars annually

BEIJING, China: Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi has signed a cooperation agreement to build an electric auto assembly plant in Beijing ...

Stocks in Asia choppy, uncertain

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Asian stock markets were wary on Thursday after major falls on local markets and overseas on ...

Big jump in can costs could close many small craft beers: officials

BROOMFIELD, Colorado: One of the world's largest suppliers of aluminum cans, Ball Corp, is increasing the minimum number of cans ...

U.S. stock markets go into panic after first Omicron case is reported

NEW YORK, New York - A single case of Omicron, that being the first in the U.S., sent stocks into ...

After outage, no 911 calls, T-Mobile to pay $20 million fine

WASHINGTON D.C.: As part of a settlement with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), following a 12-hour outage in June 2020 ...

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Lebanese take to streets as currency drops 90% in value

BEIRUT, Lebanon: Protesting Lebanese took to the streets, lighting tires on fire and blocking roads throughout Lebanon to express their ...


Stowaway survives in landing gear on Guatemala flight to Miami

MIAMI, Florida: A stowaway has been found alive in the landing gear of an American Airlines plane that flew from ...


New German government says workers should expect 25% pay increase

BERLIN, Germany: Almost 2 million workers in Germany, Europe's largest economy, are set for a major pay increase, as part ...


After riots, labor strife France weighs semi-autonomy for Guadeloupe

PARIS, France: The French government is offering increased autonomy for the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe, after COVID-19-related riots and long-running ...


Villagers flee to escape air raids in Sagaing, Myanmar

SAGAING, Myanmar - According to local sources, air attacks and shelling drove thousands of people from at least nine villages ...


Questions remain about freedom of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai

ST. PETERSBURG, Florida: The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has said it "remains deeply concerned" that Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai ...


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 ...