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A digital archaeologist helps inaccessible collections be seen

The Abstract features interesting research and the people behind it.Davide Tanasi is a digital archaeologist at the University of South ...


From smoking to vaping: Why do we abuse our lungs?

Today's growing toll of deaths and serious illnesses associated with vaping represents just the latest variation on an age-old theme: ...


Urartu relics unearthed in Iran

PanARMENIAN.Net - Archaeological relics related to the Kingdom of Urartu (860 BC - 590 BC) has recently been found in ...


Are Canadian Conservatives actually conservative?

What governing vision does the Conservative Party of Canada offer Canadians this election?This is a fundamental question that the party ...


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Rights Groups Urge Release of Journalists in Eritrea

In 2002, newspaper editor Aaron Berhane fled his home country of Eritrea for security reasons, after his paper criticized the ...

Cameroon Courts Paralyzed as Lawyers Strike Over HumanRights Violation

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON - Cameroon's law courts are at a standstill as lawyers for a third day Wednesday defy government threats ...

Proponents of war causing carnage on unprecedented scale

Proponents of war the world over are causing carnage on an unprecedented scale with most of the casualties being civilians.War ...

Killing fields murders still have law enforcement agencies baffled

Decades Later, Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Murders of Four Women The women seemingly had little in common. One ...

Pretoria mall evacuated after bomb threat

PRETORIA, South Africa - Brooklyn police say they have arrested a man for making a bomb threat at the Menlyn ...

George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...

Canada

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Some US Lawmakers Consider Designating White Supremacists as Terrorist

In June, Canada labeled the white supremacist group Blood & Honor and its armed branch, Combat 18, as terrorist organizations. ...

'Deeply Sorry' Trudeau Begs Forgiveness for Brownface Photo

TORONTO - Canadian leader Justin Trudeau's campaign moved to contain a growing scandal Thursday, following the publication of a yearbook ...

WATCH | Canada's Trudeau admits to racist 'brownface' makeup

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologised Wednesday for wearing brownface makeup at a party 18 years ago, as he scrambled ...

Gear up for Celine Dion's new songs and her world tour

Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 19 (ANI): Legendary singer Celine Dion has dropped three news songs also and started her 'Courage ...

Two killed in Noordgesig mob justice, cars pelted with rocks

Two men were killed by an angry mob in Noordgesig, Johannesburg, on Wednesday night.According to JMPD spokesperson Senior Superintendent Wayne ...

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Stocks rise, dollar mixed on markets in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in the Asian region trader higher on Thursday, with gains across the board.The U.S. dollar softened ...


Security Risk Advisors opens headquarters for Europe in Kilkenny

KILKENNY, Ireland - Security Risk Advisors (SRA), the Pennsylvania-based cyber security consulting company,is establishing a European Headquarters and Security Operations ...


U.S. lowers interest rates, stocks largely unmoved

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Reserve cut rates on Wednesday but signalled no further rate reductions. The ...


$1.6 trillion in bonds issued in emerging East Asia in 2nd quarter

MANILA, Philippines - Emerging East Asia's local currency bond market expanded steadily in the second quarter of 2019 despite downside ...


Stocks have mixed day, British pound retreats from 1.2500 level

SYDNEY, Australia - There was little movement on Asian markets on Wednesday .Shares in China closed slightly ahead, which in ...


GM strike is example of how US labour unions are killing manufacturing

Cao Dewang, the Chinese owner of the Ohio car glass factory featured in the documentary film American Factory, said the ...


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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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