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African leaders to pay tribute at Mugabe state funeral

Former Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe will be given a state funeral on Saturday with a dozen African leaders expected to ...


WATCH | Mugabe to be buried in 30 days

Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe will be buried at Heroes' Acre in 30 days, this is according to his nephew ...


Mercedes signs extension with F1's Williams

Paris - Mercedes-Benz has extended its contract with British Formula One outfit Williams until the end of 2025, the two ...


Ramaphosa, four ministers to attend Mugabe's funeral

President Cyril Ramaphosa will be accompanied by a delegation made up of International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor, Defence ...


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Hamza bin Laden was killed in Afghanistan/Pakistan region

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House has confirmed the death of Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden.Despite ...

12 million children will never see the inside of a school

New data published by the United Nations cultural agency on Friday, reveals that without taking urgent measures, around 12 million ...

Major attack on oil infrastructure plants in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Two of the largest Saudi Aramco oil facilities have been set on fire by drones.A total ...

UN critical of Israeli prime minister's annexation proposal

Israel's intention to annex the Jordan Valley is illegal and threatens chances for a meaningful two-State solution with the Palestinians, ...

Boat capsizes in Indian provinces lead to high number of deaths

NEW DELHI, India - At least 30 people died in several boat capsizing incidents during religious rituals across India early ...

Deregulation to be major issue in 2020 U.S. election

All 10 Democratic candidates in the Houston debate on Thursday night spoke about investing public money taxpayer dollars in education, ...

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Hong Kong Protesters, Police Clash

Hong Kong protesters clashed with police Sunday.Protesters threw Molotov cocktails and bricks at police near the Legislative Council building.Police responded ...

England close in on Ashes-levelling win after Broad double

London - England closed in on a series-levelling victory in the fifth Test at the Oval on Sunday as Australia ...

England set Australia target of 399 to win Ashes

London - England were bowled out for 329 on the fourth day of the fifth Test on Sunday, setting Australia ...

With New North Korea-US Talks Likely, Will a Deal Result

WASHINGTON - Promised talks this month between the United States and North Korea will give President Donald Trump yet another ...

DFA opens 1st authentication center for Visayas

MANDAUE CITY, Cebu, Sept. 10 (PIA) -- Residents in the Visayas no longer need to travel to Manila to have ...

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Bob Iger quits Apple as streaming services go head-to-head

CUPERTINO, California - Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Officer Bob Iger has quit the Apple board as the two companies, ...


Dow Jones inches ahead in otherwise flat market Friday

NEW YORK, New York - Strong U.S. retail sales and data showing a rise in U.S. consumer sentiment encouraged investors ...


Sale of Ohio pipeline to NEXUS to come with FTC conditions

Joint venture NEXUS Gas Transmission, LLC, and its member companies, DTE Energy Company and Enbridge Inc., will settle Federal Trade ...


Stocks in Asia hit six-week high

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia hit a 6 week high on Friday on news overnight that the ECB ...


NFL and Facebook combine to take football global

NEW YORK, New York - The National Football League and Facebook have announced a multi-year partnership extension which will see ...


State government approach to coal-mining gets support from Lithgow

LITHGOW, Central West, NSW, Australia - Lithgow leaders have strongly backed the New South Wales government over its commitment to ...


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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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