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Former Venezuela Oil Minister Dies in Jail

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Nelson Martinez, the jailed former head of Venezuela's state-run oil giant PDVSA who was arrested last year ...


Russian Nuclear-Capable Bombers Fly Over Caribbean Sea

MOSCOW - The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers were flown over the Caribbean Sea during a ...


Venezuela's Maduro Says US-Linked Assassination Plot Uncovered

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro said Wednesday he's uncovered an assassination plot that leads directly to the ...


DA is not losing support, Maimane says in response to recent poll

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane already has plans in mind, should he become president. "We need a clean government that ...


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U.S. China trade tensions could hit Apple sales in China

SHANGHAI, China - Many Chinese companies are pressing their employees to boycott iPhones and Apple products and buy Huawei units ...

Samsung to shutter Tianjin City plant

TIANJIN CITY, China - Samsung Electronics will suspend their operations at one of their mobile phone plants in China. With ...

Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. IPO

NEW YORK, U.S. - China’s largest music-streaming service, Tencent Music Entertainment Group has raised nearly $1.1 billion in its U.S. ...

Jack Ma toppled as China's Richest Man from world index

BEIJING, China - With a fortune of $42.5 billion, Evergrande Group owner Xu Jiayin toppled Alibaba's Jack Ma to become ...

Another bug in Google+ affects 52.5 million users

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - Two months after announcing its decision to shut down Google+, the Alphabet-owned search engine giant has revealed ...

Online news sites blocked by Bangladesh over security issues

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Bangladesh blocked dozens of online news sites on Monday, ahead of the country's parliamentary election scheduled for ...

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Mass shooting at Brazilian cathedral leaves four dead

CAMPINOS, Brazil - A gunman opened fire in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Campinas, Brazil at the end of mass on ...

Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...

Former Venezuela Oil Minister Dies in Jail

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Nelson Martinez, the jailed former head of Venezuela's state-run oil giant PDVSA who was arrested last year ...

Venezuela's Maduro Says US-Linked Assassination Plot Uncovered

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro said Wednesday he's uncovered an assassination plot that leads directly to the ...

Hockey WC: Germany's Julius Meyer replaces injured Benedikt Furk

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Dec 12 (ANI): German hockey player Benedict Furk has pulled out of ongoing men's Hockey World Cup ...

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Israeli PM says human rights and free press need balancing

TEL AVIV, Israel - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his support behind Saudi Arabia over the Jamal Khashoggi ...


2 trains collide in Ankara and pedestrian overpass collapses

ANKARA, Turkey - Prosecutors have launched an investigation into the cause of the collision between two locomotives on  Thursday which ...


Mass shooting at Brazilian cathedral leaves four dead

CAMPINOS, Brazil - A gunman opened fire in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Campinas, Brazil at the end of mass on ...


Faced with leadership challenge, May to fight for her job

LONDON, U.K. - Conservative lawmakers in the U.K. triggered a leadership challenge against the country's Prime Minister Theresa May on ...


French police continue hunt for Strasbourg shooting suspect

STRASBOURG, France - A day after the shocking shooting at the world renowned Strasbourg Christmas market in France, the manhunt ...


Shooting in Brazil: Gunman opens fire at Catholic cathedral

SAO PAULO, Brazil - In one of the worst mass shootings in Brazil's recent history, a gunman opened fire inside ...


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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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