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US baseball teams to play for UK crowd in London in 2023

LONDON, England: In 2023, America's Major League Baseball is set to return to London for the first time since 2019, ...


Report says England, France suffered driest July in decades

LONDON, England: During the record-breaking heatwave that swept Europe, England and France recorded their driest July since 1935 and 1959, ...


Profits at British Petroleum of $8.45 billion match 14 year high

LONDON, England: Due to high margins and trading on the back of soaring energy prices, British Petroleum recorded second quarter ...


Likely UK leader Truss says new junk food taxes not on her agenda

LONDON, England: Liz Truss, the frontrunner to become the next UK prime minister, said she would not impose new taxes ...


Arrested at Windsor Castle in 2021, UK man charged with Treason Act

LONDON, England: Prosecutors and police have charged a 20-year-old man, arrested in December 2021 with a crossbow while on the ...


Cyclists sent to hospital after Commonwealth Games crash

LONDON, England: During a Commonwealth Games qualifying race for cycling this week, two cyclists were hospitalized and spectators required medical ...


UK Museum Agrees to Return Looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

London - A London museum agreed Sunday to return a collection of Benin Bronzes looted in the late 19th century ...


ATP roundup: Nick Kyrgios wins in Washington for second time

Nick Kyrgios of Australia captured the Citi Open in Washington, D.C., for the second time with a 6-4, 6-3 win ...


Telangana government introduces Rs 5 lakh life insurance cover for handloom weavers

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], August 8 (ANI): On the occasion of National Handloom Day on Sunday, the Telangana government introduced the ...


PM Modi pays tribute to India's rich cultural diversity on occasion of National Handloom Day

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tribute to India's rich cultural diversity and all ...


UK waged 'dirty' propaganda operation in Africa Guardian

Secretive British ?dirty tricks? unit smeared Kenya's leftist vice president during the Cold War, The Guardian reportedA covert unit within ...


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Critical of media, Solomon Islands weighs taking over broadcaster

SOLOMON ISLANDS: In a move that opponents said is aimed at controlling and censoring the media, the government of the ...

Accidental airbag explosion blamed for 20th US deaths

WASHINGTON D.C.: In July, a Florida man was killed by exploding Takata airbag inflators, possibly becoming the 20th death in ...

After series of assassinations, Israel says it has eliminated all IJ leaders

Israel has launched an unprovoked war against the Palestinian resistance group Islamic Jihad. The Israeli army assassinated a high-ranking commander ...

American drone that killed Al Zawahiri in Kabul possibly launched from Kyrgyzstan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan categorically denied on Thursday that a U.S. drone strike in Kabul that killed al-Qaeda chief Ayman ...

Indonesia workers strike when ticket price jumps to see Komodo dragons

EAST NUSA TENGGARA, Indonesia: Hundreds of Indonesian tourism workers went on strike this week to protest a sharp rise in ...

Treasure found in 350-year-old Spanish shipwreck off Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas: A team of explorers have announced that they have uncovered a treasure, including coins, gemstones and priceless jewels, ...

UK Business

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As Heathrow reduces passengers, British Airways stops selling tickets

LONDON, England: British Airways has halted ticket sales for short-haul flights that depart before the middle of August from London's ...

Profits at British Petroleum of $8.45 billion match 14 year high

LONDON, England: Due to high margins and trading on the back of soaring energy prices, British Petroleum recorded second quarter ...

Alstom unveils first look of trains designed for Agra metro

Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 8 (ANI): Rolling stock manufacturer Alstom, on Monday, unveiled the first look of the metro ...

Finland explains removal of monument to world peace

Helsinki officials say the sculpture should be ?reevaluated? after Russia sent troops into UkraineFinland removed a peace monument, which was ...

Zaporozhye Region prepares for vote on joining Russia

The announcement was made on Monday at a ?Together with Russia? forumZaporozhye Region will hold a referendum on whether to ...

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Minnesota United FC sign MF Jonathan Gonzalez through 2022 season

Minnesota United FC acquired the discovery rights to midfielder Jonathan Gonzalez and signed him on loan through the rest of ...


White Sox look for offense in series finale against Rangers

If the Chicago White Sox are to salvage a split of their four-game series against the Texas Rangers on Sunday, ...


Messi amazes with career first in PSG masterclass

The seven-time Ballon d'Or winner scored an overhead kick for the first time in his careerLionel Messi wowed once more ...


FC Cincinnati upend Union to snap winless streak

A trio of second-half goals by FC Cincinnati lifted the club to a 3-1 home victory over the Eastern Conference-leading ...


Red Bulls, D.C. United shake off defensive struggles, draw 0-0

D.C. United held the visiting New York Red Bulls to only one shot on goal as the teams settled for ...


Healthy White Sox feeling confident against Rangers

All the pieces are in place for the Chicago White Sox to make a run at winning the American League ...


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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 ...