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Kenya Upholds Ban on Same-Sex Relations

NAIROBI, KENYA - Kenya's high court on Friday upheld laws that criminalize gay sex. The much-anticipated ruling Friday was decided ...


Ghana name Ayew new AFCON captain

Accra - Ghana coach Kwasi Appiah on Friday named Andre Ayew as the new captain while the nation's football federation ...


Fears of Ebola pandemic if DRC violent attacks continue

Health officials have warned that the second-deadliest outbreak of Ebola may spiral out of control unless attacks by armed groups ...


Realism should guide the next generation of UN peacekeeping

Since the first United Nations peacekeeping operation was deployed to oversee a ceasefire in the Arab-Israeli war seven decades ago, ...


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20-acre recreation complex to boost Buffalo's Outer Harbor

BUFFALO, New York - The new Lakeside Complex on Buffalo's Outer Harbor opened on Friday.The 20-acre site includes a new ...

Ireland unveils strategy and vision for Cx

DUBLIN, Ireland -  A new report has been released detailing the extent to which 5,000 jobs in the Customer Experience ...

U.S. stocks rise Friday, greenback falls

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were higher at the close on Friday, while the U.S. dollar was sold ...

Boeing Starliner test clears way for flights to and from space center

WHITE SANDS, New Mexico - Boeing's CST-100 Starliner propulsion system was put to the test on Thursday at NASA's White ...

Airbnb making its mark in hospitality, hotel chains should be worried

Airbnb has grown exponentially since its founding in 2008 and is expected to soon go public in an initial public ...

U.S. dollar slips in Asian markets, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - Equity markets across Asia stood still on Friday. The main action was in the foreign exchange market ...

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Arson blamed for attack on Catholic Church in Derrry

LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - A Catholic Church in Derry/Londonderry in Northern Ireland have been set ablaze.Detectives say they believe the ...

National Day in U.S. for missing children

WASHINGTON DC - When a 13-year-old North Carolina girl went missing last fall, the FBI and state and local partners ...

Leo Varadkar praises Theresa May

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoseach Leo Varadkar has paid tribute to his counterpart in the UK following her announcement that she ...

Iranians bearing brunt of U.S. sanctions

Many are worried about the risk of war with Iran after the Trump administration leaked discussions of a troop deployment ...

Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

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Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...


More than 200 migrants rescued off Malta

Rome [Italy], May 26 (ANI): More than 200 people, including women and children, were rescued by the Maltese navy in ...


Durban man killed after wall he was working on collapsed

A Durban man has been killed after a wall collapsed onto him on Friday.According to Rescue Care spokesperson Garrith Jamieson, ...


Militants Kill 25 Nigerian Soldiers, Some Civilians, Sources Report

MAIDUGURI, NIGERIA - Islamist insurgents killed at least 25 soldiers and a number of civilians in anambush in northeast Nigeria ...


Germany plans to unveil self-driving car test track by 2020

Germany is making headway with plans to get self-driving cars to navigate a major city's roads as soon as next ...


Blitzboks to face Australia in London Sevens QF

Cape Town - The Blitzboks will face Australia in the quarter-finals of the London Sevens after beating Argentina 40-21 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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