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Aid Group Says Cameroon's Restive Regions Need More Help

DAKAR, SENEGAL - Tens of thousands of people are living in the bush without humanitarian aid in Cameroon after two ...


Gunmen Kill Female Polio Vaccinator in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD - Police in Pakistan say unknown gunmen shot dead a female polio vaccinator and wounded another Thursday, raising the ...


Female Polio Worker Killed In Pakistan

Pakistani officials say a female polio worker has been shot and killed in the country's southwest. Police said two men ...


Boko Haram threatens civilians' lives in Niger

The armed group Boko Haram appears to be using new tactics against civilians in the Lake Chad region. The United ...


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Joe Biden to run in 2020

In a much anticipated announcement, former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, who served two terms under Barack Obama, has announced ...

Saudi Arabia excecutions rile UN human rights chief

GENEVA, Switzerland - A wave of executions in cities across Saudi Arabia on Tuesday has brought a sharp rebuke from  ...

U.S. woman who sold state secrets to Chinese spies enters guilty plea

WASHINGTON DC - A former U.S. State Department official with TOP SECRET security clearance has admitted providing documents to China ...

Palestinian boy who tried to flee Israeli captors is shot in both legs

WEST BANK, Palestinian territories - A bound and blindfolded 15-year old Palestinian schoolboy has been shot in both legs because, ...

140 people have contacted police over death of Lyra McKee

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Police investigating the murder of Belfast journalist Lyra McKee have been overwhelmed with support so far ...

39-year old man appears in Sydney court charged with false bomb report

SYDNEY, Australia - A 39-year old man appeared before a Sydney court on Wednesday charged with a hoax bomb threat ...

Business

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Euro and pound under pressure, U.S. stocks mixed

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks ended mixed on Thursday as investors fretted over second quarter earnings, oil prices, ...

EcoOnline in Limerick opens new 7,000 square foot office

LIMERICK, Ireland - Norwegian IT firm EcoOnline is to double the size of its operation in Ireland. EcoOnline which supplies ...

Truckload freight company hit with accounting fraud charges

WASHINGTON DC - The Indianapolis-based Celadon Group Inc. has agreed to a settlement including the payment of $7 million in ...

Carlos Ghosn to be freed from prison on bail

TOKYO, Japan - Despitre facing new charges former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn is to be released from jail. The Tokyo ...

U.S. dollar dominates on U.S. markets

NEW YORK, New York - Equities took a back seat on U.S. markets on Wednesday as the dollar moved to ...

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Libyan clashes causing untold grief for civilians

TRIPOLI, Libya - Civlians are still being killed and injured since fighting began near the Libyan capital Tripoli nearly 3 ...


Life in Gauteng is improving ? but big challenges remain

More than 14 million people live in South Africa's economic hub, the Gauteng City-Region. That's 25% of the country's population. ...


INSIDE LABOUR: On chicken, dumping, and union power

The cut-price Dutch are back again. After a rather lengthy hiatus caused by bird flu bans on exports, poultry from ...


'Kusile should be cancelled' ? Greenpeace report

The Kusile coal-fired power plant in Mpumalanga, which has been beset by delays, cost overruns and technical problems should be ...


Cosatu wants facts before talks on Eskom job cuts

South Africa's largest labour federation is prepared to discuss reducing workers at the nation's power utility if it's given proof ...


WRAP: SuperSport Rugby Challenge - Round 1

Cape Town - A comprehensive wrap of all the matches and results from Week 1 of the SuperSport Rugby Challenge. ...


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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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