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Rooney scores in 500th league match for Derby

London - Wayne Rooney celebrated his 500th appearance in English league football with a goal before Aleksandar Mitrovic saw second-tier ...


CBRE secures sale on historic Moorfield House Leeds - Yorkshire Business Daily

CBREs UK Development and Residential Northern team has secured a sale on Grade II Listed office building Moorfield House in ...


Growth continues at Yorkshire employee engagement consultancy - Yorkshire Business Daily

York based employee engagement consultancy, scarlettabbott, is continuing a period of expansion and investment with two new hires. Joining the ...


Planning approved on 11 & 12 Wellington Place, Leeds - Yorkshire Business Daily

Developer and asset manager, MEPC, has kickstarted work on the next milestone of the development, as enabling works begin on ...


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Russia to invade Ireland, the latest claim by Cold War buffs

Russia is poised to invade Ireland and seize control of global communications, according to a crew of Cold War relics ...

More Than 1,000 US military Veterans Condemn Trump Over Vindman Firing

A group of more than 1,100 U.S. military veterans from all five branches have signed a statement lashing out at ...

The 1st musicians to get BANNED in Russia

Foma and Erema, Russian folk paintingArchive photo 'Skomorokhs' were banned because their shows were considered "demonic" by the Russian Orthodox ...

Spike in Iran Coronavirus Cases Raises Alarm

GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization says he fears the increase in the number of cases of ...

Double delight for South Africa's top golfers

Cape Town - Not even a two-hour delay due to dangerous weather could halt the relentless charge of South Africa's ...

U.S. Military Raises Injury Toll In Iran Missile Attack In Iraq

The Pentagon has raised to 110 the number of U.S. service members who suffered traumatic brain injuries during an Iranian ...

Business

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Wall Street and the dollar drop sharply, world markets follow

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks fell sharply on Friday as profit-taking hit the U.S. dollar, finally puncturing what ...

Open-air markets in Central asia driving economic growth

Central Asia's lively, open-air markets are a dead giveaway to economists: signs of a large informal sector, or "shadow economy."These ...

Stock markets in Asia generally give up ground

SYDNEY, Australia - Stock markets were quiet on Friday, mostly trading in negative territory.In Japan the Nikkei 225 fell 92.41 ...

Google accused of spying on children

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's attorney general sued Google Thursday over allegations the tech company is illegally collecting personal ...

U.S. stocks dive while greenback accelerates recent gains

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks weakened on Thursday but the biggest market-mover was the U.S. Dollar which soared ...

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Haitian leaders called on to reverse country's downfall

NEW YORK, New York - Leaders in Haiti must step up and end the political impasse between President Jovenel Mose ...


Delving in among the smoke and mirrors of the Pell case

Compound Probability and the CrownIn his appeal to the Intermediate Court, Bret Walker referred to 13 solid obstacles that pointed ...


Bayrob hackers infected 400,000 computers before being taken down

The hackers were like modern-day John Dillingers, brazenly committing their crimes and repeatedly escaping law enforcement's grasp.But like Dillinger and ...


Upbeat Chinese FM says virus control efforts 'are working'

China's efforts to control the deadly outbreak of a new coronavirus "are working", Beijing's top diplomat said Thursday, attributing an ...


Coronavirus more closely aligned to flu than other viruses

CHICAGO, Illinois - Scientists in China who studied the nose and throat swabs from 18 patients infected with the new ...


Roger Stone gets 3 years and four months prison sentence

WASHINGTON, DC - A federal judge on Thursday sentenced President Donald Trump's longtime confidant Roger Stone to 40 months in ...


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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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