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Airlines facing competition from sleeper trains

Dutch airline KLM recently launched a new advertising campaign called "Fly Responsibly". Remarkably, it seems to encourage viewers to fly ...

Senate approves impeachment rules after being rebuked by chief justice

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts, presiding over the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, has told ...

Boeing 737 Max jets to remain grounded for at least another six months

CHICAGO, Illinois - As hundreds of Boeing 737 Max jets remain grounded awaiting approval from aviation regulators, the company said ...

Barbaric attack in Burkina Faso leaves dozens dead

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkino Faso - (ANI/Sputnik): Thirty-six civilians were killed on Monday in an attack on a market in Sanmatenga province, ...

WHO: Coronavirus could spread to other countries "in coming days"

GENEVA, Switzerland - The World Health Organization (WHO) says the novel coronavirus could spread to other countries "in the coming ...

Foreign investors returning to Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil has shown a marked increase in foreign investment over the last year, pushing it from sixth ...

Sean Hannity calls on voters to pressure senators to 'do their job'

NEW YORK, New York - Fox News has doubled down on the impeachment of President Donald Trump, with its top ...

Caribbean and Latin America deadliest region in world for journalists

It has been a deadly decade for journalists across the world, however last year there was a glimmer of hope ...

Rockets fired into Baghdad's Green Zone

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Two rockets have landed near the U.S. embassy in Baghdad located in the heavily fortified Green Zone, ...

Taking a look at the politicisation of antisemitism

LONDON, UK In 2004 Greg Philo and Mike Berry authored Bad News from Israel, a ground-breaking work for the Glasgow ...

Likee collaborates with ShemarooMe for their latest chat show

New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (ANI/NewsVoir): Likee, the pioneering global short video creation platform from Singapore based BIGO Technology has ...

Should we be worried about the new Wuhan coronavirus?

The World Health Organisation has postponed its decision about whether to classify the new Wuhan coronavirus as a global health ...

U.S. Set To Announce New Restrictions On 'Birth Tourism'

The U.S. administration plans to announce new visa restrictions aimed at eliminating so-called "birth tourism" in which pregnant women travel ...

Rodgers eases Vardy injury fears

Leicester - Brendan Rodgers hopes Jamie Vardy will not be sidelined for long after Leicester's leading scorer limped off during ...

With No 1 in sight, McIlroy takes long view

Los Angeles - Rory McIlroy can regain golf's world No 1 ranking at Torrey Pines this week, but the Northern ...

Medvedev battles nosebleed, resistance to progress

Melbourne - Fourth seed Daniil Medvedev overcame a nosebleed and stiff resistance from Spanish qualifier Pedro Martinez on Thursday to ...

Future of women's tennis on display in Coco v Osaka part II

Melbourne - Two of the most exciting young talents in tennis take centre stage at the Australian Open on Friday ...

Angolans divided over Dos Santos graft revelations

Leaked documents alleging the billionaire daughter of Angola's ex-president plundered state coffers to build her fortune have divided the nation.Shocked ...

In Syria, Captured Islamic State Fighters, Followers Going Home

PENTAGON - A growing number of fighters and followers captured during the final battles to defeat the Islamic State terror ...

Coronavirus Deaths Rise as Health Agencies Try to Curb Its Spread

WASHINGTON - A new virus spreads within and outside China, and the World Health Organization has confirmed nearly 500 cases, ...

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49ers outclass Packers to earn way to Super Bowl

The San Francisco 49ers are on their way to Miami to face the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV. ...

Chiefs down Titans 35-24 to earn crack at Super Bowl title

KANSAS CITY, Missouri - The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Tennessee Titans, 35-24, at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday afternoon to ...

Top 25 roundup: Tulsa manhandles No. 20 Memphis

Jeriah Horne led five Tulsa double-figure scorers with 21 points, and the host Golden Hurricane overwhelmed No. 20 Memphis with ...

NBA roundup: Williamson scores 22 but loses NBA debut

New Orleans' Zion Williamson scored 22 points in his NBA debut, but LaMarcus Aldridge topped him with 32 points and ...

Jazz cruise to season sweep of Warriors

The Utah Jazz completed their first season-series sweep of the Golden State Warriors in 10 years Wednesday night, using 23 ...

Zion shines in debut, but Spurs stop Pelicans

Zion Williamson scored 22 points in his NBA debut, but LaMarcus Aldridge topped him with 32 points and 14 rebounds ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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