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Vice admiral in Bahrain after lightning appointment

WASHINGTON DC - Vice Admiral Jim Malloy has taken charge of the U.S. 5th Fleet, headquartered in Bahrain, following the apparent ...


Trump Says Standing by Saudi Crown Prince Despite Pleas From Senate

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he stood by Saudi Arabia's crown prince despite a CIA ...


US Energy Secretary Urges Iraq to Quit Dependency on Iran

BAGHDAD - U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry arrived in Baghdad on a trade mission Tuesday urging Iraq to reduce its ...


At Least 2 Killed, 11 Wounded in French Christmas Market Shooting

STRASBOURG, FRANCE - A lone gunman shot dead at least two people and wounded 11 others near a Christmas market ...


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Birthday wishes pour in for Yuvraj Singh

New Delhi [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Birthday wishes poured in for Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh from across the cricketing fraternity ...

Warriors revenge rampage resumes vs. Raptors

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors get a second shot at revenge against an Eastern Conference power when they ...

Edwards, Arizona St. young at heart vs. No. 21 Fresno St.

Arizona State coach Herm Edwards is taking advantage of the extra game Saturday's Las Vegas Bowl presents by making sure ...

Glenn Maxwell, Matthew Wade named captains in BBL

Melbourne [Australia], Dec 12 (ANI): Australian cricketers Glenn Maxwell and Matthew Wade on Wednesday were named as the captains of ...

Blackhawks try to get on track at home vs. Penguins

CHICAGO -- As well as the Pittsburgh Penguins have played of late, they have been anything but perfect. But still, ...

Grizzlies hope to catch road-weary Blazers at right time

The Memphis Grizzlies hope to catch a break in the schedule when they host the Portland Trail Blazers to open ...

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Implicated by Cohen, Trump denies collusion, targets Mueller

WASHINGTON, U.S. - This week, the developments made in the federal investigation against the U.S. President Donald Trump's election campaign ...

Iran welcomes Armenia parliamentary elections

PanARMENIAN.Net - Iran 's Foreign Minister spokesman Bahram Ghasemi welcomed the recent parliamentary elections in Armenia , expressing hope that ...

Red Tape, Funding Problems Hamper Lion Air Black Box Search

JAKARTA - Bureaucratic wrangling and funding problems have hampered the search for the cockpit voice recorder of a crashed Lion ...

Iran Denies Link to Arms Seized in Central Afghanistan

Iran has roundly dismissed claims of its links to a weapons cache discovered in Afghanistan's central province of Ghazni, warning ...

BSP to support Congress in MP, Rajasthan

New Delhi [India], Dec 12 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Wednesday extended support to the Congress party in Madhya ...

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Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...


Time magazine pays tribute to Khashoggi and colleagues

  NEW YORK, New York - The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree ...


Strasbourg shooting: Two killed, 11 seriously injured

PARIS, France - In a shocking shooting incident that led to the entire eastern French city of Strasbourg to be ...


Kim Jong Un leaves Seoul guessing over planned visit

SEOUL, South Korea - The North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's planned visit to the South Korean capital, Seoul, which ...


Migration comes to fore at Marrakesh summit

MARRAKESH, Morocco – Countries from around the world tackled the migration issues on Monday adopting the Global Compact for Migration ...


May admits backstop still a major hurdle for Brexit

LONDON, UK -  British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday deferred a crucial parliamentary vote on the controversial Brexit deal, that ...


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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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