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Red Bulls, NYCFC go at it one more time this year

It is the final match of the Hudson River Derby this season, and while only one point separates New York ...


More meds for sick orca

Photo: NOAA Researchers are preparing to give a sick killer whale more medication off the coast of Vancouver Island. The ...


More arrests at pipe protest

Photo: CTV More arrests were made Monday outside Kinder Morgan';s Burnaby terminal. Five people were arrested as doctors and protesters ...


Smoky skies in Metro Vancouver hurting homeless people

Wildfire smoke covering the South Coast of B.C. has caused people to worry about the health effects of the poor ...


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Mueller’s ‘thugs’ suffer Trump's blows after McGahn’s expose

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In his latest salvo against Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged collusion between Russia and his ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Taliban kidnaps Afghans, rejects Ghani’s ceasefire offer

KABUL, Afghanistan - A day after the Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani announced another unilateral ceasefire with Taliban insurgents, the group ...

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Eyeing US, Iran to boost military might, showcases new fighter jet

LONDON - Iran said on Tuesday it would boost its military might and also showcased a new fighter jet amid ...

Hard to See, Hard to Breathe: US West Struggles with Smoke

SEATTLE - Smoke from wildfires clogged the sky across the U.S. West, blotting out mountains and city skylines from Oregon ...

Myanmar Authorities Close Another Rohingya IDP Camp in Rakhine State

Authorities in western Myanmar's Rakhine state have closed a camp that housed about 600 Rohingya Muslims displaced by communal violence ...

Business Economists Say Trump Tariffs will Harm US

AFP - Business economists overwhelmingly worry President Donald Trump's trade wars will harm the US economy, according to a survey ...

Korean-Americans Push for Reunions with North Korea Family Members

WASHINGTON - Won Yun last saw his grandmother and sisters on the banks of the Taedong River during the January ...

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Google slapped with lawsuit over phone tracking scandal

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Following a scandal that revealed how Google has been illegally tracking movements of millions of users regardless ...


In $3.2 billion deal, PepsiCo buys SodaStream

NEW YORK, U.S. - In a bid to reach out to customers in their homes, rather than through stores, beverage ...


Twitch pulls ad-free viewing from its Prime service

LONDON, U.K. - After deciding to pull ad-free viewing from Twitch Prime, the service has faced intense criticism from users, ...


The all Iranian-made twin-seat fight jet unveiled

TEHRAN, Iran - In a move that Tehran has said would enhance its deterrence capabilities in confronting Washington, the country ...


Keeping it simple: Users picking dumb phones over smart ones

LONDON, U.K. - With smartphones becoming indispensable, and overtaking every aspect of people’s lives in recent years, a new report ...


Digital screens suffer outage at Gatwick Airport

GATWICK, U.K. - Following a massive technical issue with its digital screens, Gatwick Airport had to resort to using white ...


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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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