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Six of 8 bodies extracted after White Island volcano eruption

AUCKLAND, New Zealand - New Zealand Defence Force and police officers successfully recovered six bodies from Whakaari/White Island on Friday, ...

Johnson party looks set for overwhelming victory in UK elections

LONDON - Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Conservative Party will win an overwhelming victory in Britain's election with a majority of ...

Holy Sites to be off-limits for Gazan Christians this Christmas

BETHLEHEM, Palestinian territories - Israel announced Thursday that Christians in the Gaza Strip will be barred from visiting Holy cities ...

Scores of soldiers dead after attack on army base camp in Niger

NIAMEY, Niger - At least 71 soldiers were killed and twelve others sustained injuries in a deadly terror attack that ...

Iraqi government needs to start protecting its citizens

BAGHDAD, Iraq - As protests in Iraq enter their third month, the numbers of arrests, abductions, and killings of protesters ...

2 Australian boys die in hospital after volcano disaster

SYDNEY, Australia - Two Australian schoolboys severely injured in the White Island volcano eruption in New Zealand on Monday have ...

Trump orders Jewish people to have ethnic categorization

WASHINGTON, DC - An executive order issued by President Donald Trump interpreting members of the Jewish religion as part of ...

Britain braces for third election in 4 years

LONDON, UK - With Britons heading to the polls on Thursday to vote in their third general election in under ...

Peace, justice and good will an elusive dream for Palestinians

Peace, Good Will and Joy on Earth at Christmas! But what does that mean for Palestine and Palestinians? Every year, ...

7-try Leinster into Champions Cup quarter-finals in record time

Paris - Four-time winners Leinster produced a stunning seven-try, 50-21 victory against Northampton in Dublin on Saturday to become the ...

Rodgers bemoans off day for Leicester as winning run ends

Leicester - Leicester must press reset and start again in their pursuit of Liverpool, according to manager Brendan Rodgers after ...

Toulouse march on as Saracens subdue Munster in Champions Cup

Paris - Four-time champions Toulouse all but booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Champions Cup with a 26-18 ...

Jamaica's Toni-Ann Singh crowned Miss World 2019

Jamaica's Toni-Ann Singh crowned Miss World 2019 2019-12-14 19:09 Nikita Coetzee share this Miss World 2019, Toni-Ann Singh (Photo: Getty ...

UPDATE: SA Tourism says CEO to return after probe clears him

SA Tourism announced through a statement on Saturday afternoon that CEO Sisa Ntshona would return to work immediately after an ...

Klopp happy to win ugly as Salah punishes wasteful Watford

Liverpool - Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hailed his side's resilience to keep winning during a draining December schedule as Mohamed ...

Imbokodo will look and learn as Spain loom

Cape Town - The Springbok Women's Sevens have secured an intended Top-10 finish in their debut appearance at the Cape ...

Smith outlines Proteas' plans for the next week

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa's Director of Cricket, Graeme Smith, has outlined the Proteas' plans for the next week ...

Leicester's winning run ends against Norwich

Leicester - Norwich ended Leicester's nine-game winning run to claim an unexpected 1-1 draw at the King Power that meant ...

'Beware a wounded buffalo,' warns new Boucher

Cape Town - Former Test wicketkeeper Mark Boucher was on Saturday named as South African team head coach until 2023.An ...

Johnson's Win May Deliver Brexit But Could Risk UK's Breakup

Leaving the European Union is not the only split British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has to worry about.Johnson's commanding election ...

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Confirmation of trade pact drives Wall Street higher

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rose again Friday after momentous gains a day earlier. Gains on Friday however ...

With USMCA Moving Forward, American Farmers Seek More Trade Deals

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - Since the Trump administration began reshaping trade policy in early 2018, U.S. farmers have endured fluctuating prices ...

OPINION: How SMEs can keep the lights on when the power is out

Operating as a small business is tough at the best of times, but Eskom's rolling blackouts has really thrown a ...

AP Exclusive: China Tightens up on Info After Xinjiang Leaks

The Xinjiang regional government in China's far west is deleting data, destroying documents, tightening controls on information and has held ...

MGM Healthcare strengthens the top team

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] Dec 14 (ANI/BusinessWire India): MGM Healthcare, a multi-specialty quaternary care hospital in the heart of the ...

Tongaat scandal costs ex interim chief his (other) job

Former Tongaat Hulett interim chief executive officer Sydney Mtsambiwa has stepped down as chair of a Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed bank, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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