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#MeToo: Must sexual assault be denounced in public every time?

Is speaking out in public about a sexual assault always a liberating act? Is it the only way to assert ...


Nkwe: If I wasn't ready to lead, I would've said 'no'

Cape Town - New interim team director for the Proteas, Enoch Nkwe, says he would not have accepted the job ...


Hong Kong protests shut down Vancouver intersection

Hundreds of demonstrators on both sides of the Hong Kong conflict have taken over a major Vancouver intersection just a ...


Escape from Cleveland to Vancouver on a budget

Escape from Cleveland to Vancouver on a budget WKYC.com Here's how to get to Vancouver from Cleveland on the cheap, ...


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4 Palestinians die in two separate incidents, Israel hit by 3 rockets

GAZA, Palestinian territories - Three Palestinians were killed by the Israeli army in the northern Gaza Strip, the Palestinian health ...

Bomb explodes at wedding ceremony in Afghanistan capital

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber has detonated explosive devices at a wedding in the capital of Afghanistan, Kabul, causing ...

North Korea test-fires new weapon, Kim personally guides test

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un personally guided the test-firing of a new weapon on Friday.Kim "guided ...

India and Pakistan remain at odds over Kashmir after UN meeting

NEW YORK, New York - The UN Security Council met to consider the volatile situation surrounding Kashmir on Friday, addressing ...

Three humanitarian workers die in Syrian airstrike

DAMASCUS, Suyria - Three humanitarian workers have been killed in the southern Syrian Idlib province in yet another attack on ...

Hundreds of prisoners in U.S. jails commit suicide each year

Jeffrey Epstein's suicide in New York's Metropolitan Correction Center on Aug. 10 has brought new attention to the troubling reality ...

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Concussion in kids: Insomnia treatment linked to faster recovery

Active kids sustain injuries. It is estimated that every year more than 100,000 Canadian children and adolescents get a concussion ...

How to be an ally with Kashmir: War stories from the kitchen

The revocation of Kashmir's special status has left many across the region outraged.

Silent strokes common in older patients: Study

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 18 (ANI): Researchers have found that silent covert strokes are more common than overt strokes in ...

Djokovic admits he was outplayed in Medvedev defeat

Cape Town - Novak Djokovic magnanimously admitted that Daniil Medvedev deserved to win their Cincinnati semi-final, adding that the Russian ...

Italy squad to face Boks at World Cup named

Milan -Leonardo Ghiraldini is set to return from injury with the experienced hooker included on Sunday in Italy's largely youthful ...

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Expo 2020 Dubai to feature 220,000 square metres nursery

DUBAI, UAE - In October next year, Dubai will take to the world stage for a long antipated international event ...


UK commits 600 million pounds to new housing projects in England

LONDON, UK - Up to 50,000 new homes in high demand areas will be delivered through over £600 million of ...


Historical global interest rates may yet go lower

More than ten years on from the global financial crisis and economies around the world are still struggling to fully ...


Vacation rentals company stopped guests from posting bad reviews

WASHINGTON, DC - Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved final orders settling charges that five ...


U.S. stocks rally Friday, all indices jumo

NEW YORK, New York - U.,S. stocks ended a roller-coaster week on a positive note on Friday.A rally in tech ...


Southeast Asian carrier takes delivery of first Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina - The first of eight 787-10 Dreamliner airplanes has been delivered to Vietnam Airlines.The Southeast Asian ...


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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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