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Police confirm 14-year old Glasgow boy was murdered

GLASGOW, Scotland - Police in Glasgow have launched a murder inquiry following the death of a 14-year-old boy in the ...


UK records highest daily COVID death toll since early March

LONDON, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- Britain reported another 223 coronavirus-related deaths, the highest number of fatalities recorded in one day ...


Stephen Merchant's The Outlaws lorry plunges into Bristol harbour

The HGV was being used as a costume trailer for Stephen Merchant's TV series The Outlaws in Bristol. ...


Paul Simpson leaves Bristol City coaching role after 14 months

Bristol City coach Paul Simpson leaves the club by mutual agreement after 14 months at Ashton Gate. ...


Bristol City 1-2 Nottingham Forest- Lyle Taylor last-gasp double gives Reds win

Lyle Taylor scores twice in injury time as Nottingham Forest stun Bristol City and maintain their upward curve under Steve ...


Covid- False negatives blamed for high case rates in West of England

A family of six from Somerset were wrongly told their tests were negative as county hits peak cases. ...


Bristol e-scooter man given driving ban for drink-riding

Police blast "reckless actions" of 19-year-old for riding Voi e-scooter while over the limit. ...


Plague game gets thousands of orders during lockdown

Game designers from Ohio picked 14th Century Bristol as the game's setting. ...


Lawrence Hill death- Tribute paid to victim Dontae Davis

Dontae Davis has been named as the man killed in an assault close to Bristol city centre. ...


Colchester United 1-1 Bristol Rovers

A late equaliser from substitute Noah Chilvers rescues Colchester a draw against Bristol Rovers, who finish with nine men. ...


Family 'devastated' after man found dead in Bristol house

Fahad Pramanik's family say they want justice for him through a "fair trial". ...


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56% jump in UK business insolvencies as rising costs overwhelm firms

LONDON, England: Businesses in England and Wales failed at a rate 56 percent higher in September than any month since ...

Police confirm 14-year old Glasgow boy was murdered

GLASGOW, Scotland - Police in Glasgow have launched a murder inquiry following the death of a 14-year-old boy in the ...

Tibetan activists, supporters join Global Climate Strike to raise awareness on Tibet's climate crisis

Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], October 23 (ANI): Tibetan activists and supporters in Dharamshala on Friday joined the Global Climate Strike ...

Many of RSS' ideas are Leftist, Hindutva is neither Left nor Right: Dattatraya Hosabale

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sah-Sarakaryavah (Joint General Secretary) Dattatreya Hosabale said that the Hindutva ...

Many of RSS' ideas are Leftist, Hindutva is neither Left nor Right: RSS leader Dattatraya Hosabale

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sah-Sarakaryavah (Joint General Secretary) Dattatreya Hosabale said that the Hindutva ...

Stampeders pursuing 3-game sweep of Roughriders

If they can register a hat trick on Saturday night, the Calgary Stampeders will put themselves in the driver's seat ...

Business

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Mixed day on U.S. markets, Nasdaq the biggest loser, down 147 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Friday with the Dow Jones advancing, while the Nasdaq Composite ...

Rise in gas prices forces utility companies to return to coal

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. power companies are increasing their coal consumption due to surging natural gas prices, dealing a blow to ...

To refinance after bankruptcy, Hertz files for IPO

WASHINGTON D.C.: Rental car company Hertz, which filed for bankruptcy early in the pandemic, emerging on 30th June, has filed ...

Stocks in Asia mixed to flat, Nikkei 225 does best, rising 96 points

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks were little moved on Asian markets on Friday, although the tech sector showed some buoyancy."The ...

Electricity cutbacks in China as price of coal soars

BEIJING, China: Throughout the world, countries are suffering from the disruptions of global supply chains.A growing list of commodities and ...

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China law would hold parents responsible for children's behaviorconduc

BEIJING, China: China will consider draft legislation, entitled the Family Education Promotion Law, to punish parents if their children exhibit ...


Nations in South Pacific shifting allegiance from Australia to China

In the wake of the AUKUS deal, Beijing's hosting of a summit involving many tiny Pacific countries is significant. It ...


For first time in US, hearing aids to be sold over the counter

WASHINGTON D.C.: A proposal by health officials in the United States will allow the public to purchase non-prescription hearing aids, ...


Diver discovers Crusader sword in waters off Israel

HAIFA, Israel: A 900 year-old sword, believed to have belonged to a Crusader who sailed to the Holy Land, was ...


First movie in space filmed by Russians in Space Station

MOSCOW, Russia: A Russian film crew has returned to Earth from the International Space Station after spending two weeks filming ...


Chile at beginning of new era

"It feels like we are at the end of an era," Barbara Sepulveda tells me on October 12, 2021. Sepulveda ...


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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 ...