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42 Malian Soldiers Killed in Suspected Jihadi Attacks

Bamako, Mali - Forty-two Malian soldiers died in a sophisticated weekend attack by suspected jihadis using drones and artillery, authorities ...


Trophy hunting: why a UK import ban threatens wildlife conservation

Trophy hunting, where animals with characteristics such as large antlers are legally hunted, and their meat usually eaten - is ...


Nigerian Authorities Make Arrests in Deadly Church Attack

Abuja, Nigeria - Nigerian security forces say they have arrested four suspects in the attack on a Catholic church in ...


Mali Receives Military Aircraft from Russia

Bamako - Mali's military government has received several fighter jets and helicopters from Russia, which has become a close and ...


World Cup start date moves up one day

The 2022 World Cup start date is moving up by a day, according to multiple reports. Host Qatar is now ...


Qatar World Cup to undergo late change media

The tournament is set to begin one day earlier than advertised, according to reportsThe kick-off to this year's World Cup ...


Exit confirmed for misfiring Chelsea striker

Timo Werner has ended his two-year spell at Stamford BridgeTimo Werner has thanked Chelsea fans for their support during his ...


Twin Blasts Kill 15 Burkina Faso Troops, Army Says

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso - Two explosions killed 15 soldiers in Burkina Faso on Tuesday, the army said, the latest in ...


Nonprofits Launch $100M Plan to Support Local Health Workers

A new philanthropic project hopes to invest $100 million in 10 countries, mostly in Africa, by 2030 to support 200,000 ...


Federation demands action over Italian chairman's Africa comments

The Confederation of African Football has hit back at Aurelio De LaurentiisThe Confederation of African Football (CAF) has condemned Napoli ...


UK Museum Agrees to Return Looted Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

London - A London museum agreed Sunday to return a collection of Benin Bronzes looted in the late 19th century ...


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US gas prices below $4 per gallon after demand falls

WASHINGTON D.C.: Providing relief to drivers in the United States, the average retail gasoline price in the US fell below ...

Walmart looks to streaming entertainment for future revenues

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Walmart could sign a deal with Disney, Paramount, or Comcast, with the aim of breaking ...

Domino's pizza shuts down all stores across Italy

MILAN, Italy: Milano Today has reported that seven years after launching in the country, American pizza giant Domino's has now ...

U.S. stocks bound ahead, Nasdaq advances more than 2%

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. investors again plowed into stocks on Friday, many convinced inflation has peaked."Markets certainly got ...

Toyota issues stop driving order for BZ4X electric SUV

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota has advised the owners of its BZ4X electric SUV to stop driving their vehicles and return them ...

U.S. to sue Google, claiming antitrust violations in ad sales

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S.Department of Justice is reportedly preparing to sue Google as soon as next month, claiming that the ...

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Croatian bus carrying Polish tourists crashes, 12 dead, 32 injured

ZAGREB, Croatia: Authorities have said that a weekend bus crash near Varazdin in Croatia killed 12 passengers and injured 32.The ...

US, India to hold military exercise near disputed Chinese border

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. will participate in a joint military exercise in mid-October with India, less than 62 miles from ...

South Korea sends orbiter to moon, seeks to join exclusive club

SEOUL, South Korea: South Korea has launched a domestically manufactured lunar orbiter that took off from Florida's Cape Canaveral Space ...

Russian missile scientist charged with passing secrets to China

MOSCOW, Russia: A leading Russian scientist in the field of hypersonic flight, Dr. Alexander Shiplyuk, has been arrested on suspicion ...

Citing safety of children, LA to move homeless away from schools

LOS ANGELES, California: During a meeting that was disrupted by protesters this week, the Los Angeles City Council voted to ...

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UK's Horniman Museum to return 72 artifacts to Nigeria

LONDON, England: Following a request by Nigeria's National Commission for Museums and Monuments, the Horniman Museum in London has agreed ...


Greece: Dozens Still Missing After Migrant Boat Sinks

ATHENS - Greek authorities say a search and rescue operation is ongoing for a second day for dozens of migrants ...


Liam Livingstone, Rashid Khan among five players signed by MI Cape Town ahead of inaugural South Africa T20 League

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India]/Cape Town [South Africa], August 11 (ANI): MI Cape Town, today announced the signing of 5 players ahead ...


Mahela Jayawardene chooses Babar Azam as one to dethrone Joe Root from top spot in Test rankings

Dubai [UAE], August 11 (ANI): Sri Lankan batting legend Mahela Jayawardene opines that star Pakistan batter Babar Azam can dethrone ...


Blinken in Rwanda to Discuss Congo Tensions, Human Rights

KIGALI, RWANDA - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Rwanda, the last stop on his three-nation tour of ...


Jaishankar wishes people of Chad on country's Independence Day

New Delhi [India], August 11 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday extended greetings to the government and people ...


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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 ...