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Siege at bank in northern France ends

A gunman with psychiatric problems took six people hostage at a bank in Le Havre, northern France, before giving himself ...

Andy Farrell confident Ireland can win Six Nations

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland head coach Andy Farrell has urged his players to be fearless in pursuit of Six Nations ...

EU urges independent inquiry into cause of Beirut explosion

Brussels [Belgium], Aug 10 (Xinhua/ANI): European Council President Charles Michel on Sunday urged an independent investigation into the cause of ...

FC Schalke 04 complete miracle run to LEC playoffs

Rogue finished the regular season in first place in the League of Legends European Championship Summer Split, but the bigger ...

Willian ends Chelsea stay with 'head held high'

Willian says he is leaving Chelsea with "his head held high" ending a seven year spell with the Premier League ...

The biggest guns of Medieval Russia

Firearm "King Achiless," made by Andrey Chokhov. Artillery Museum in St. PetersburgGeorge Shuklin(CC BY-SA 1.0) Russia has used heavy artillery ...

Fire G Kronholm to miss season with torn ACL

Chicago Fire FC goalkeeper Kenneth Kronholm sustained a torn ACL in training and will undergo season-ending surgery, coach Raphael Wicky ...

Simona Halep undecided on US Open but fears 'tough conditions'

Reigning Wimbledon champion Simona Halep said Sunday she had not yet decided whether to play at the US Open but ...

Juventus bet on Pirlo becoming new Zidane, Guardiola

A first coaching job and already high expectations, Andrea Pirlo's arrival at Juventus has sparked hopes in Italy that he ...

Andy Sullivan wins English Championship

Andy Sullivan saw off the challenge of Adrian Otaegui at the 2020 English Championship to secure his fourth European Tour ...

US Officially Passes 5 Million Coronavirus Cases

The United States surpassed five million coronavirus cases on Sunday, the most in the world.The figures were released Sunday by ...

GCC Unites to Seek UN Extension of Iran Arms Embargo

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - The six-member Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has asked the United Nations to extend an international ...

Music education has a race problem, and universities must address it

Since the start of the pandemic, people have been turning to music to process the anxiety of living in the ...

China's expansionist moves irking friends and foes alike?

Moscow [Russia], Aug 9 (ANI): China with its expansionist policies seems to have angered Russia with Moscow recently stating that ...

Belarusian Election Officials Declare Presidential Vote Valid

MINSK -- The Central Election Commission in Belarus has declared the country's August 9 presidential election as valid, announcing shortly ...

Internet Blockages Reported As Belarusians Go To The Polls

MINSK -- Voting has begun in Belarus in a presidential election where incumbent Alyaksandr Lukashenka is seeking a sixth term.The ...

US Tops 5 Million Coronavirus Infections

The United States has more coronavirus cases than any other country. There are more than 5 million infections in the ...

Internet Blockages Reported As Belarus Votes For President

MINSK -- Voting has begun in Belarus in a presidential election where incumbent Alyaksandr Lukashenka is seeking a sixth term.The ...

Man Utd, Inter favourites for Europa League in unique German finale

Manchester United, Inter Milan and Sevilla headline a quintet of former champions travelling to Germany for a remodelled eight-team straight ...

COVID-19 tally in Russia increases by 5,189 to 887,536

Moscow [Russia], Aug 9 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Russia has increased by 5,189 to 887,536 in ...

Ronaldo asks Juventus to rally around for next season

Turin [Italy], Aug 9 (ANI): Cristiano Ronaldo has asked the Juventus side to rally around after the club's ousting from ...

Lewis sets UFC heavyweight KO record in win over Oleinik

Derrick Lewis set a new UFC heavyweight record with his 11th career knockout, taking out Aleksei Oleinik of Russia just ...

Champions League: Barcelona, Bayern Munich proceed to quarterfinals

Barcelona/Munich [Spain/Germany], Aug 9 (ANI): Barcelona and Bayern Munich have progressed to the quarterfinal of the Champions League after winning ...

Latest COVID-19 watch, Aug. 9: Brazil's death toll surpasses 100,000

Medical workers in personal protective equipment are on duty to perform COVID-19 rapid tests for taxi drivers in Sao Paolo, ...

Brazil Becomes 2nd Nation to Pass 100,000 Pandemic Deaths

Brazil on Saturday became the second country in the world to pass 100,000 deaths from the coronavirus, second to the ...

Mauritius Scrambles to Counter Oil Spill From Grounded Ship

JOHANNESBURG - Anxious residents of the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius stuffed fabric sacks with sugar cane leaves Saturday ...

Fire in residential building kills 11 in Eastern Czech Republic

Prague [Czech Republic], Aug 9 (ANI/Sputnik): Eleven people, including three minors, were killed after a fire broke out in an ...

Vunipolas brothers-in-arms post Billy transformation

newspaper his newfound outlook also helped cope with his seemingly endless injuries.They have cost him an early end to the ...

Rogue pull into first-place tie in LEC Summer Split

Rogue edged MAD Lions to move into a share of first place on Saturday during the final weekend of the ...

Andy Sullivan takes control at Hanbury Manor

. "Just control what I can do. I can't control anyone that is going to come up behind me."This golf ...

Huawei Running Out of Smartphone Chips under US Sanctions

BEIJING - Chinese tech giant Huawei is running out of processor chips to make smartphones because of U.S. sanctions and ...

Andrea Pirlo replaces Maurizio Sarri as Juventus coach

Turin [Italy], Aug 9 (ANI): Italian club Juventus on Saturday appointed Andrea Pirlo as the new head coach of the ...

Roglic fires Tour de France warning to Bernal with Ain stage win

1. Primoz Roglic (SLO/JUM) 3hrs 58mins 14secs, 2. Egan Bernal (COL/INE) same time, 3. Valerio Conti (ITA/UAE) s.t, 4. Nairo ...

AU: 'Aggressive, Bold' Action Needed to Combat COVID-19 in Africa

The African Union says "aggressive and bold" action is needed to combat the COVID-19 outbreak on the continent.More than one ...

Online Boozing Simulator, a new video game from Russia

Lifestyle Aug 08 2020 Victoria Ryabikova Vodka Productions & Consumptions The game promises to be so immersive and atmospheric that ...

'Gilgit-Baltistan will grow if it integrates with Ladakh'

Washington [US], Aug 08 (ANI): According to a political activist from Gilgit Baltistan, Senge H. Sering, if the region under ...

India won't do usual business with China: Russia on LAC tensions

Moscow [Russia], July 23 (ANI): India has made it clear that it won't do business with China as usual until ...

Young women with PCOS at higher risk of heart disease

Sophia Antipolis [France], August 8 (ANI): A new study suggests that women in their 30s and 40s with a common ...

COVID-19 tally in Russia increases by 5,212 to 882,347

Moscow [Russia], Aug 8 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Russia has increased by 5,212 to 882,347 in ...

Can the Takuba Force Turn Around the Sahel Conflict

PARIS - Two years after a pan-European military initiative was first proposed to help tackle the Sahel's Islamist insurgency, the ...

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Trump thinks 'it would be cool' to invade Venezuela

On Tuesday of this week, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee ...

11 arrests in Virginia and Maryland over shocking sexual exploitation

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia Eleven members or close associates of the infamous MS-13 gang were arrested this week and face numerous charges ...

Desktop review of Melissa Davey's new book on the Pell case

Melissa Davey just a few days ago brought out her book on The Case of George Pell. Davey has followed ...

Seventeen dead, 123 injured as jet breaks in two on landing in India

DUBAI, UAE - An Air India Express flight from Dubai with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and ...

Beirut explosion may be turning point for Lebanon

ROME - Numbness and shock at first - now fury. The massive blast at Beirut's port Tuesday night that wrecked ...

Collision between truck and Land Cruiser claims life of Tajik singer

DUSHANBE - Hundreds of fans have come to bid farewell to one of Tajikistan's most popular singers, Bahrom Ghafuri, who ...

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