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Bancroft rehab continues with Durham deal in 2019

Durham have signed Cameron Bancroft as their overseas player in all formats for 2019 -a further chance for rehabilitation for ...


Rashid puts Sussex one step away from quarter-finals

Sussex boosted their hopes of a quarter-final place with a four-wicket Vitality Blast South Group win over Gloucestershire at Bristol. ...


Trevor Bayliss urges Ben Stokes to make public apology

England coach Trevor Bayliss has called on Ben Stokes to make a public apology following his involvement in the brawl ...


Stokes recalled for his own "wellbeing" - Bayliss

England coach Trevor Bayliss has said it was considered important to bring Ben Stokes straight back into the squad following ...


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Sunday tweet storm: ’Disgusting witch hunt’ rattles Trump

WASHINGTON, U.S. - A day after making efforts to downplay the bombshell revelation that his White House counsel has been ...

Massive 8.2 magnitude quake strikes off the coast of Fiji

WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Small tsunami waves were observed soon after a magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck off the coast of ...

Five imams shot dead in Turkey’s Erzincan province

ANKARA, Turkey - Five clerics from Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet) were shot dead after a heated argument broke out ...

Man jailed after making hoax bomb call to catch U.K. flight

LONDON, U.K. - In a shocking incident at the Gatwick Airport, a resident of east London, made a hoax bomb ...

Magnitude 6.0 quake rattles southern Costa Rica

GOLFITO, Costa Rica - The U.S. Geological Survey (U.S.G.S.) said that the southern part of Costa Rica was rattled by ...

Dozens of children drown as boat sinks in the Nile

KARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident, a boat with over 40 children onboard ran into trouble after the engine ...

Asia Pacific

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Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...

ISIS claims Kabul attacks, as U.S. warns of Taliban threat

KABUL, Afghanistan - With no conceivable end to America’s longest military engagement in sight - the war against insurgents in ...

Another Earthquake Hits Indonesia's Lombok

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake has struck the Indonesian island of Lombok Sunday, just hours after a 6.3 magnitude quake shook ...

Major Quakes Strike Indonesia, Near Tonga

The Indonesian island of Lombok Sudnay suffered its third major quake in a month. The magnitude 6.3 quake jolted the ...

Major Quakes Strike Near Tonga and in Indonesia

Hours after a massive quake of magnitude 8.2 struck in the Pacific Ocean close to Fiji and Tonga Sunday, a ...

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ATMs worldwide suffer highly-coordinated attack, millions lo

NEW DELHI, India - Three days after the FBI warned of a potential ‘cashout’ ATM hack, that could hit bank ...


Google faces internal resistance over China search engine

BEIJING, China - Demanding transparency over the company’s plans in China, over a thousand Google employees have signed a letter ...


Japan probes if Apple tried to crush App Store competitor

TOKYO, Japan - Apple is set to face the heat in Japan, over alleged efforts to secretly crush an App ...


Instagram probes widespread hack that is locking users out

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - A bizarre and widespread hack is affecting hundreds of users on Instagram, who have complained of being ...


First U.S. city to install subway body scanners: Los Angeles

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a first, Los Angeles has decided to install subway body scanners, officials confirmed this week. The ...


Pakistan warns Twitter to block offensive content

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has issued a stern warning to popular microblogging site, Twitter to either block “offensive content” or ...


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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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